Blue Ribbon Kid’s Day on Saturday, April 6 from 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. will feature adorable animals from Havens Petting Farm. The petting zoo will include bunnies, chicks, lambs, ducks, goats, a calf, alpaca, mini potbelly pig, and even a mini horse. Blue Ribbon Kid’s Day will be held at Parkside School, Wautoma.

Blue Ribbon Kid’s Day offers free family fun

Waushara County’s largest free family fun and resource fair, Blue Ribbon Kid’s Day will be held on Saturday, April 6 from 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Parkside School, Wautoma. The event offers information for parents, hands-on activities for kids, and loads of family fun. It has been a local tradition since 1992.

 

On stage entertainment features Rockin’ with Leonardo with performances at 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. Leonardo is a Parents’ Choice Award winning family musician, writing songs that entertain, educate, and empower audiences of all ages. He performs nationally at schools, libraries, and other events bringing high energy concerts that celebrate music and movement. Rockin’ with Leonardo is sponsored by the Wautoma and Wild Rose Kiwanis Clubs.

In addition to the on-stage concerts, children might enjoy some time with the huggable, snuggable, scaly, and slippery animals that will be on hand to teach and explore. Such adventures will be provided by Havens Petting Farm and Natures Niche.

Havens Petting Farm, sponsored by the Healthy Communities Healthy Youth initiative, features adorable farm animals. Their petting zoo will include bunnies, chicks, lambs, ducks, goats, a calf, alpaca, mini potbelly pig, and a mini horse.

Natures Niche, LLC sponsored by the Wautoma Rotary and Milk Specialties, features animals native to the rainforest. This live animal exhibit has been featured at the Green Bay Pet Expo and offers creature teachers to see and touch.

Blue Ribbon Kid’s Day features nearly 30 exhibitors providing valuable information and numerous activities sure to provide a morning of fun for the entire family. Blue Ribbon Kid’s Day is an activity of the Waushara County Department of Human Services. For more information, contact Jan Novak at 920-787-6600 or jan.novak@co.waushara.wi.us.