Playhouse Build Fest

10-2, Saturday, April 11 at Parkway School (160 Parkway School Drive, Boone. Off of Old 421)

FREE Admission! Pizza and snacks for sale!

cardboard cityPresented by The Children’s Playhouse and the North Carolina Science Festival, Playhouse Build Fest will be held from 10 am-2 pm on Saturday, April 11 at Parkway School. There will be a special “soft open” from 9 am to 10 am for kids with special needs. This free celebration of problem solving and creativity will feature hands-on STEAM* activities for kids aged 2-12.  *STEAM= science, technology, engineering, art and math. There will be all ages activities as well as activities specifically designed for preschool, grades K-3, and grades 4-6.

Thank You to Our Sponsors!

Major sponsors include: High Country Home Builders; Mast General Store; Orthodontists and Pediatric Dentists Drs. Mayhew, Scheffler, Conn, and Hardaway. Contributing sponsors: Bluebird Exchange. Supporter: Blue Ridge Pediatrics.

Last year's Build Fest was enjoyed by 1000 adults and kids and featured 30 activities and a live physics show. Click here to see a slideshow of last year's event.

Only 2 Weeks Until Playhouse Build Fest!

 

Playhouse Build Fest!

10-2 pm, Saturday April 11 at Parkway School, Boone
This FREE celebration of problem-solving and creativity will feature hands-on STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) activities for kids aged 2-12.  Last year's Build Fest was enjoyed by 1000 adults and kids and featured 30 activities and a live physics show. Click here to see a slideshow of last year's event.
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Can You Help Us Pull It Off? Volunteers Needed!

If you love Build Fest, please consider volunteering to make it a great day for everyone. We will need help getting ready next week and lots of help the day of the event facilitating activities and helping sell pizza and snacks, as well as the ever-popular set-up and clean-up.  You can volunteer for just a couple of hours or for all day! If you are already coming, why not pitch in?Sign-up here. 
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Sponsors and Donations Still Sought

Someone described Playhouse Build Fest as "a wonderful gift to the community." We want to keep this amazing event free for attendees but it isn’t free for The Children’s Playhouse! Build Fest Sponsorships (from $50-$500) are a wonderful way to promote your business and show your love of kids. 
Click here to find out more. Click here to make a tax-deductible donation

 

We are already hard at work planning our 2nd annual Playhouse Build Fest 2015 which will be held on April 11, 2015. Click here to find out about Build Fest Sponsorship opportunities! Sponsors keep this great event free to the public and are a great way to publicize your business. We are also actively seeking classes, clubs, businesses, and community groups to make it happen. Click here to find out how you can be a part of this amazing STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) for kids 2-12.