Yukon’s Festival of the Child Set for First Saturday in May! - Central Oklahoma Frontier Country

Yukon’s Festival of the Child Set for First Saturday in May!

Posted by Sarah on 04/12/2017

Get ready for a Saturday of fun and creativity just for kids! Yukon’s 21st Annual Festival of the Child is coming up on Saturday, May 6 at Yukon City Park, 2200 S. Holly Avenue. Event hours are 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

This annual family-friendly festival offers over 50 areas of FUN! The activities include kayaking, pony rides, painting, wood art, storytelling, crafts, archery, Laser Tag, and much more! Over 40 volunteer organizations are on hand to make this a fun and special day.

Get your advance $5 tickets now through May 5 at the Yukon Community Center, Dale Robertson Center, Jackie Cooper Gym, both Children’s New World locations and YNB locations. Adults are FREE!

A special thank you to our sponsors! Corporate sponsors include Children’s New World, K12.com Virtual Charter School, Westpointe Chrysler Jeep Dodge Art Stage, and YNB. Additional sponsors include the Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers, BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse, Yukon Optimist Sports Club, Dental Depot, Childhood Learning Academy, First Christian Church, Dr. Heather Barnes, Thomas and Barbara Rhodes, and Wal-Mart of Yukon. 2017 Festival Friends are Integris Canadian Valley Hospital, Spanish Cove Retirement Village, Banc First, and Smith & Turner Mortuary.

The Festival of the Child is one of Yukon’s best events. Optimism, energy and opportunity inspire the best in everything we do. To learn more about Yukon’s best, visit www.cityofyukonok.gov or call 405-350-8937.