7 Events for Weekend Family Fun
We've got our weekend to-do list and it looks like a whole lot of family fun is on the schedule these next few days!
"Into the Woods" at Wildwood Park for the Arts: This dramatic comedy weaves together elements of five different fairy tales, each focused on a quest to fulfill a wish. A childless baker and his wife yearn for a child, Cinderella dreams of dancing at the King’s Festival,a boy named Jack wishes his favorite cow would produce milk so he won’t have to sell her at the market and much more. Shows take place Friday at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday at 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $30 general admission and $15 for students. Visit the website for details.
Tommy Terrific's Wacky Magic Show at CALS Main Library: Join Tommy and his wacky brand of magic and fun for the whole family. The show is approximately an hour long and takes place in the kids department at the library. The fun starts at 10:30 a.m. Visit the event's Facebook page for more details. FREE!
Ronald McDonald House Benefit at Movie Tavern: This special grand opening celebration event will benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities of Arkansas. Starting at 11 a.m., attendees enjoy free family-friendly activities including balloon twisters, a photo booth and a caricature artist, in addition to a complimentary screening of "The Sandlot." The movie starts at 12:45 p.m. and guests can reserve their complimentary seats by visiting the box office once they arrive at the theater. Visit the website for more information. FREE!
Fairytales and Frogs at the Little Rock Zoo: Meet Beauty and Cinderella from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. and the Frog Princess from 1-2 p.m. at the Little Rock Zoo for frog watch classes, photo ops, meet and greet, musical performances and a princess dance party! The event is free with regular zoo admission ($12.95 for adults and $9.95 for children). Visit the event Facebook page for more information. FREE!
Princess Tea Party at The Castle on Stagecoach: Guests can dress in their fanciest princess attire and enjoy a ride in a horse-drawn carriage from the parking lot to the castle. Each child will take a photo with either Rapunzel, Snow White or The Tinker Fairy and receive a tiara and wand before enjoying a three-course tea. A group of princesses will sing, dance and entertain all the guests while mingling at each of the tables. Tea parties start at 12:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Tickets are $60 for adults and $50 for children. Head to the website for more information.
Rhea Lana's Consignment Event in Maumelle: Discount shoppers, get your shopping bags ready. Rhea Lana's is a consignment sale offering gently used, name brand children's items, maternity clothes, toys and more. Admission and parking are free. The sale is taking place at the former Neighborhood Walmart at 117 Audubon Road in Maumelle from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Visit Rhea Lana's website for more information. FREE!
"Bridge to Terabithia" at The Studio Theatre: This classic story based on an award-winning novel takes the community theater stage to tell the tale of Jesse and Leslie and the fantasy kingdom of Terabithia. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Tickets range from $20-$25. For more info, click here.