Free Community Event This Saturday ~ KidsFest: Fun for the Whole Family

kidsfest-mocksville-postKidsFest: Fun for the Whole Family will be held Saturday, May 16th from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM at the Brock Gym and Masonic Picnic Grounds located at 644 North Main Street in Mocksville.

This free community event is co-sponsored by Smart Start of Davie County, Inc. and the Mocksville-Davie Parks and Recreation Department.

A Host of Activities for Children and Families
Kids of all ages will enjoy the excitement of an inflatable obstacle course, bounce house, fire truck and smoke house, bunnies, a magic show and Balloonist, Zumba, YMCA obstacle course and Yoga, Lowe’s Build and Grow, Mad Science, door prizes and more.  A combined all-county elementary school choral performance will be presented at 11:00 AM.  New to KidsFest this year will be North Carolina Rail Yard Buddies with an O gauge display of model trains.

Family Resouces
Parent/Child sessions including bike safety, in conjunction with Active Routes to School bike helmet fittings (while supplies last). There will be many representatives from community non-profits and service agencies hosting crafts, games and providing information to parents on family resources.

All events at KidsFest are free, but registration is required to receive tickets and passes for some of the activities and to be eligible for a drawing for a family prize basket.

There were over 800 folks in attendance at this event last year. Save time by visiting the Smart Start website to pre-register at

Schedule of Activities – 2015 Kidsfest

TIME Presentation Location Presenter
10:00-12:45 Raffle Tickets Inside / Outside Smart Start
10:00-10:15 Welcome & Announcements Main Stage Smart Start / DJ
10:20-10:35 Zumba Main Stage Krysta Gary
10:40-10:50 Announcements Main Stage DJ
11:00-11:30 Davie Combined Chorus Main Stage Davie County Elementary Schools
11:35-11:50 Yoga Main Stage Pearl Holston
11:55-12:25 Magic Show Main Stage Ryan Short
12:30-12:40 Announcements/Last Call Tickets Main Stage DJ
12:45 Ticket Sales Stop ************************* *************************
1:00-1:15 Raffle Winners Main Stage Smart Start/DJ
1:30-2:00 Announcement / Thanks! Main Stage Smart Start

***Balloon Sculpting by Ryan Short throughout the day***

10:00-2:00 Entertainments/Crafts/Games Inside/Outside Vendors
10:00-Gone Bike Helmets/Bike Safety Class Inside Smart Start/Active Routes to School/Mocksville Police Dept.
10:00-2:00 Bounce Houses Outside Smart Start
10:00-2:00 Mad Science Outside Mad Science
10:00-2:00 Face Painting Outside FEA
10:00-2:00 Slushy Outside Sunset Slush
10:00-2:00 Trains Inside NC Rail Yard Buddies
10:00-2:00 Lowes Build and Grow Outside Lowes