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Kids Weekend at Melbourne Festival

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Melbourne Kids Festival
The Melbourne Festival is held each year over the month of October and provides an array of local and international arts events in various locations across Melbourne.

The middle weekend of the program features a Kids Weekend - for budding artists and creative children.

An abundance of activities to keep children of all ages amused include the :-

Children's book market featuring both new and preloved books;

Pop Up Patch where children can get a taste of gardening and planting and take home some free samples;

pop up patch
source:www.melbournefestival.com.au


Trailblazer, an interactive children's playground trail experience developed by the Polygot Theatre where all ages can explore and let their imaginations run wild;

trailblazer, melbourne kids festival
source:www.melbournefestival.com.au


Other event features include Live Illustration where children can meet a variety of book illustrators, Earworms a comedy podcast for ages 5 and above, or you can purchase tickets to see Fantastic Mr Fox (rated PG).


When: Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th October, 2013
Time: 10am - 4pm
Where: Federation Square
Cost: Various free event activities, ACMI movie $7 per person or $5 for ACMI Members.
Website: For full program, visit Melbourne Festival Kids Program


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Why? Arts fun for the kids
When: Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th October
Where: Federation Square
Cost: Cost varies. See website for details
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