8 Events for Weekend Family Fun
From an alpaca festival to a breakfast with royalty, this weekend has got it all.
Whole Foods Kids Club at Whole Foods Market: Enjoy a snack, a craft and a story with the team at Whole Foods! When you visit the store, don't forget to take a free piece of fruit from the kids club station in the front of the store. The fun starts at 10 a.m. Click here for more details. FREE!
Royal Breakfast at Big Rock Fun Park: Join Cinderella, Prince Charming, Maui, Moana, Ariel, Tiana, Snow White, and a Knight in Shining Armor for breakfast and storytime! The morning features face painting, photos and one-on-one interaction with characters. Breakfast goes from 9:30-11 a.m. and tickets are $15 per person. Click here for more information.
Alpacapalooza at Heifer International: Head to Heifer Village and Urban Farm to enjoy a celebration of urban and rural farming. There will be food trucks, artisanal goods, crafts and alpacas! Shop, play and eat with the whole family from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Head to the website for more info. FREE!
Super Sunday Free Family Funday at the Arkansas Arts Center: Stop by the Arts Center for a free afternoon of educational and crafty fun from noon-3 p.m. Participants will get to create a project inspired by the exhibition “Photographing Frida: Portraits of Frida Kahlo.” Head to the website for details. FREE!
Springtime Lake Cruises at Pinnacle Mountain State Park: Meet at West Rock Landing for a cruise with a park interpreter around Lake Maumelle. Learn about wetlands and their importance in the ecosystem as they protect and improve water quality, provide fish and wildlife habitats, store floodwaters and more. Cruises take off at 1 and 3 p.m. Pay and register in advance: $15 for adults and $8 for kids ages 6-12. Call 501-868-5806 for more info.
Duck Duck Goose Consignment Sale at the Arkansas State Fairgrounds: This biannual consignments sale is a dream come true for thrifty moms! From junior size clothing to essential baby items, find hundreds of gently used and greatly discounted items to stock your kids’ closets and playrooms. The sales goes from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday and Saturday. On Saturday, items are half price and there are fun family activities from 10 a.m.-noon. Visit the website for more details.
Marvel Universe Live! Age of Heroes at Verizon Arena: This live-action show incorporates action, stunts and fun for the whole family as Spider-Man, the Avengers and the Guardians of the Galaxy join forces with Doctor Strange to recover the Wand of Watoomb before it falls into Loki’s hands. Showtimes are 7 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. Saturday and Sunday, and 3 p.m. Saturday. Tickets start at $21.50. Click here for more details.
“Charlotte's Web” at Arkansas Arts Center Children’s Theatre: A spider and a pig may be an unlikely pair of best friends, but Wilbur needs a one-of-a-kind friend — and Charlotte the spider is a perfect companion. Showtimes are 7 p.m. Friday and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Tickets are $10 for members and $12.50 for non-members. More details are available here.