Adult & Child Activities

Get Creative!

At Festival, you’re surrounded by amazing community artists and performers. Make sure to find some of our exciting activities, conveniently placed around the Festival, and let that inspiration shine! We can’t wait to see your creativity.

Use the list below to find locations and requirements for Adult & Child Activities. 

Chalk the Walk

Stop by the sidewalk between Federal Building and Calder Plaza, grab some chalk, and create some art!


At Pearl Street and Ottawa, Kids ages 4-12 can create works of art using wood, glue, and other recycled materials.

Mad Hatter

For Kids ages 4-12, visit the south side of Federal Building to create fanciful hats! Parental help welcome.

Toy Puppet Lab

Learn the craft of puppet making and performance at Fountain & Ottawa

Fun with Printmaking

Kid or grown-up alike can drop by Fountain and Ottawa to make their own festival souvenir using classic silk-screening and techniques!

Swingin’ Art

Visit the patio area on the North side of the City Building to create your own one-of-a-kind suspended table art-work. Must be at least 13 and 54″ tall – children welcome with parent.