Noon to 6 p.m.
Town Hall Parking Lot
Cost: Some free. Some with a fee
The Family Chill Zone has plenty of activities for kids and the “young at heart.” This year’s Zone features:
Amazing Face Art: Face Painting, Henna, Air-Brushed Tattoos by Catalina
Trained by reknowned worldwide artists, Amazing Face Art’s Catalina LaPointe travels to International Body Art Conventions to expand her repertoire and continue to excel. She credits her face art skills to worldwide luminaries, including: Mark Reid, Nick & Brian Wolf, Vargas, Marcela Murad, Rebecca Tonkovich, Gary Cole, Yolanda Bartram, Pashur, Lynne Jamieson, Lilly Walters, among many others. Catalina does charge a fee for her amazing face art.
Canton Youth Services
Featuring a Slushee machine, Canton Youth Services will be serving up free thirst-quenching Slushee samples.
Canton Mental Health and Wellness Task Force
The Canton Mental Health and Wellness Task Force is sponsoring a community-involved art activity that will engage participants in a collective puzzle-coloring activity themed: “Canton: A Community that Fosters the Mental Health and Wellbeing of its Residents.”
Two tents of fun from America the Beautiful Country Store. One tent will offer hands on exploration in a sand table or fishing and splashing around in a water table. The second tent will have games for all ages — Mega Connect Four, Jumbo Checkers, Corn Hole and Giant Jenga. There will also be Hula Hoops and Sit & Spins available.
A special “Music for Me” story time session from noon to 12:30 p.m. from the Canton Public Library on the Main Street stage. There will also be a table with library information and giveaways and a project for the kids.
A cool touch a truck event for those of all ages from Martel Transportation.
Tiny bubbles! Little Green Tambourine will have a bubble machine going for the kids to dance and play in! They will also have color me coool tables for kids who want show off their artsy side. For the kids who like to create and work with their hands, they will have a fun dough table to mold, shape, and bend works of art. Get a little dirty at their construction table. Use your imagination at the dinosaur-themed table.
Do your own thing on canvas or reclaimed wood with Scene Art Bar. Reclaimed wood sign (5×19) with twin for $15 with one word transferred and a two-board reclaimed wood canvas with flower/welcome for $20, including hanging hardware. Will also offer 12×12 or 11×14 stretched canvas at $10 with variety of sports-themed templates.
Create, play and build with Legos and magnets with your friends from Kordas Korner Preschool. Make a craft to bring home!
Pursue the Clues will be offering an immersive, onsite, interactive experience. After purchasing a ticket for one of our experiences, you’ll be brought into it with a task ahead of you. You’ll have 10 minutes to solve a mystery, find a stolen artifact, prove someone’s guilt (or innocence), or any other number of challenges. You’ll interact with other group members and the environment itself to complete your goal. Basically you’ll be doing your best to think like Sherlock Holmes, Indiana Jones, or 007, with a mission or mystery provided by us.
A demonstration and safety tent by the Farmington Valley River Trail from your friends at Benidorm in Canton.
Northwest Gymnastics on Main Street in New Hartford is booming in its new location and we’re excited to share some of that with you at Collinsville Hot! We will have demonstrations from our competitive team members hourly. There will also be a balancing, strength and jumping contest with prizes for contest winners! Visitors to our booth will also be entered into a contest to win a free birthday party at our new facility!
Participation in a fun, take-home craft project from McCall Center for Behavioral Health.