Saturday, September 10 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Kids Hop is presented by SEABA with the assistance of area organizations and Kids Hop Volunteers. Kids Hop is a free event thanks to our generous sponsor, KidsVT, Burlington Electric, and participating businesses. Hop all along the South End Arts District to visit family-friendly venues featuring hands-on creativity, music and fun. This event is free, and designed for families with children ages 3-12.
Burlington Electric Department Powers The Arts
SEABA Tent, 431 Pine Street, behind the Maltex Building
Burlington’s first-in-the-nation 100% renewable utility is proud to announce our participation in and support of Art Hop and Kids Hop 2016. Please join us at Kids Hop from 10am-2pm to decorate plastic “hard” hats with energy efficiency and safety stickers and to take a photo with Burlington Electric friend and Lake Monsters mascot, Champ, an avid energy efficiency advocate, who will join us from noon-1pm. Then, stroll down the road to Burlington Electric to view and be inspired by 100% local sculpture art and 100% local, live music. Members of the Burlington Electric team will be on hand to answer your questions about renewability, sustainability, energy efficiency, and more.
South End Health Center
789 Pine Street
CHCB Open House at our South End Health Center on Saturday, Sept. 10.
The Permanent Fund for Vermont’s Children
19 Marble Avenue, Suite 4
“Let’s Grow Art: Painting and Glue, and Pictures, Oh My!” Works by big and little kids.
266 Pine Street
ReUSE Mini-Golf course, food trucks, and tons of fun for the whole family.
Lake Champlain Chocolates
750 Pine Street
Emily McCracken, the Chocolate Sculptress, will be creating a chocolates sculpture before your eyes. See how she creates one of her chocolate masterpieces.
208 Flynn Ave, Suite 3-G
10:00-10:45 a.m. Kids & Parents TAIKO Workshop Age 6 and up (younger kids welcome)
11:00-11:45 a.m. Kids & Parents WORLD DRUMMING Workshop 6 and up (younger kids welcome)
1:00-1:45 p.m. Djembe Tuning Workshop Age 10 – 108 Bring your drum or learn on ours
Barge Canal Market
377 Pine Street
An interactive immersive experience by Julianna Brazill this vintage style carnival will be made entirely by hand. Featuring her bright and playful paintings with interactive games, cutouts and prizes!
Aikido of Champlain Valley
Youth demonstration at the Kids Hop tent behind the Maltex Building Saturday 11-11:20am. Discover how the martial art of aikido teaches youth how to respond to conflict peacefully.
Kids Hop is a free event. Thanks to our generous sponsors: