LI FamFest Comes To LIU Sept. 17


Metro_ALI FamFest, a day of fun and activities for kids and information for parents comes to Long Island University’s (LIU Post) Pratt Recreational Center on Saturday, Sept. 17, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Activities include:

  • a live reptile and wildlife show by the Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery;
  • face painting and balloon making with;
  • a photo fun booth with Happy Face Entertainment;
  • hip hop dance movement with Glen Dance Studio;
  • Kidville, a day-long arts & crafts zone with Not Just Art;
  • instrument tutorials with Eskay Music;
  • a rope obstacle course with Happy Fest;
  • candy making and a chocolate dipping fountain by Chocolate Works;
  • an introduction to cutting-edge learning programs with Village East Gifted and The Whole Child Academy;
  • live performances by musicians, magicians and clowns;
  • a Halloween costume prep event with Rubies;
  • an inflatables zone where kids can burn off more energy and prizes; and
  • activities, including the rope obstacle course, designed to accommodate children with special needs.

While the children play and learn, parents will be able to explore offerings from more than 50 exhibitors and experts. Meet providers for pediatric dentistry health care and special needs children, after-school programs (including sports, martial arts and music), nursery schools, nutritionists, Mommy & Me activities and more.

Tickets are $25 per family (2 adults and up to 4 children) in advance at; $30 at the door. LIU Post is located at 720 Northern Blvd. in Brookville.

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