Ecology Center Event

Family Fun Festival

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The Ecology Center Farmers’ Markets Program is proud to announce the 10th Annual Free Family Fun Festival co-sponsored by the Downtown Berkeley YMCA, the City of Berkeley, Parks, Recreation & Waterfront Dept., and BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit). Featuring games, contests, performances, and hands-on activities for all ages!

Program Description:

  • 2 Bouncy Houses
  • Face Painting
  • Obstacle Course
  • Farm Animal Petting Zoo (Baby goats, chickens, and pigs courtesy of Redwood Hill Farm and Riverdog Farm)
  • Skateboarding Contest (begins at 11)
  • Hula Hoop Contests
  • Strawberry Walk
  • Puppet Making with East Bay Depot for Creative ReUse
  • Create-With-Nature Zone with Environmental Artist Zach Pine
  • Ear Seeds and Chinese Medicine Summer Health Tips with Shift Acupuncture
  • Green Branch Reading Room (All ages, environmentally-themed library)
  • World’s Amazing Plants with UC Botanical Garden
  • Zine Making Station for kids & adults with local publication Rad Dad
  • Family Friendly Science with Science@Cal and Community Resources for Science
  • Non-Toxic Art Supplies and Kid’s Toys from the Ecology Center Store.

And much much more!

One block from Downtown Berkeley BART, nearby parking.

This event is partially funded by the City of Berkeley Civic Arts Program.

RSVP for Family Fun Festival on Facebook here, and receive a prize from our Store booth at the event!

Saturday, May 31, 2014 10:00 am
Saturday, May 31, 2014 3:00 pm
Martin Luther King Jr. Civic Center Park
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2151 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Berkeley, CA, 94704
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