Discovery Gateway Children's Museum kicks off summer with the Children's Festival on Saturday, June 10, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.This annual fundraiser will help support the new Live Hive exhibit, which will be unveiled at the event and willbe the seasonal home to live bees. The Live Hive is made possible by Discovery Gateway's partner Peter Somers at the Honey Stop.
Executive Director, Laurie Hopkins says, "We are so excited to celebrate the beginning of summer with our annual Children's Festival, where families can have a wonderful time meeting the museum's newest little bee friends while supporting the Live Hive exhibit!"
In addition to Live Hive fundraising activities, this day-long celebration will be filled with festival fun and learning including science demonstrations, art experiences, balloon art, face painting, a Strider bike adventure zone, Afro-Brazilian music and dance with Samba Fogo, and more! All activities are included with general admission or free for Discovery Gateway members. The first 100 people through the door will receive a free SkyCycle ride.
Discovery Gateway's 2017 Children's Festival is generously sponsored by, Downtown Salt Lake City Alliance, VLCM, FirstDigital, Beehive Insurance Agency, Chuck Grahmann, and Top Golf.