events and recreation
  boat tours
  regatta
  canoe and kayak trips
  Kids Day
dragon boat festival

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2014 Kids Day on Buffalo Bayou Participants

 

Thanks to our Sponsors:

SPONSORS:    
Lead sponsor KBR with additional support from Children’s Memorial Hermann, City of Houston Mayor’s Office of Special Events, Downtown District, Houston First Corporation, Houston Parks and Recreation Department, RPH Consulting Group, United Airlines

MEDIA PARTNERS:

89.3 KSBJ, The Greensheet, KHOU Channel 11, Houston Family Magazine, Kids Out and About

PERFORMERS:

Andy Roo, Dance Houston, DJ Bill, HavikoroCrew, Juan Carlos Restrepo, Ozone Theater

PARTNERS:

Air Alliance-Ozone Theater, Archaeological Institute of America, University of Houston’s Department of Anthropology, Bayou Preservation Association, Dance Houston, Downtown Aquarium, Eddie V. Gray Wetlands Center, FotoFest, Friends of Anahuac Refuge, Friends of Brazoria Wildlife Refuges, Harris County Flood Control District, The Health Museum, Houston Arboretum and Nature Center, Houston Ballet, Houston Fire Department, Houston Police Department Mounted Patrol Unit, Houston Public Library, Houston Texans, Houston Zoo, Jesse H. Jones Nature Park, KIND Snacks, National Charity League, Pop-Up Adventure Play, Re(CYCLE) HUB, “Search the Bayou” Team, SouthWest PaddleSports, Texas Marine and Mammal Stranding Network, Texas Snakes & More, Young Audiences of Houston

About Buffalo Bayou Partnership

Buffalo Bayou Partnership (BBP) is the non-profit organization transforming and revitalizing Buffalo Bayou, Houston’s most significant natural resource. Founded in 1986 by Houston Mayor Kathy Whitmire, BBP’s geographic focus is the 10-square mile stretch of Buffalo Bayou from Shepherd Drive to the Port of Houston Turning Basin.

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Saturday, October 18, 2014:

8th Annual KBR Kids Day—Wild on Buffalo Bayou

WHAT:

Join Buffalo Bayou Partnership and KBR for the 8th year anniversary of KBR Kids Day on Buffalo Bayou. A day filled with FREE family fun with this year's theme all things and animals "Wild!" featuring hands-on nature-themed crafts, music, food, park performers, and kayak demonstrations on the bayou!

Activity stations will include numerous hands-on activities from over 20 Houston non-profit organization partners, pontoon boat tours, local entertainment and performers, kayak and skateboarding demos, face painters and balloon artists and so much more!

Additionally, there will be a Halloween Costume Parade, so come dressed as your favorite wild animal, reptile or insect! We'll also have a birds of prey show—get ready for a WILD time on Buffalo Bayou!

WHEN:

Saturday, October 18, 2014 from 11am to 3pm

COST:

FREE and open to all
Food and drinks will be available for purchase

WHERE:

Sabine Promenade—(150 Sabine Street, 77007) between Allen Parkway and Memorial Drive

PARKING:

Parking is available at City Lot H (next to Fonde Recreation Center at Sabine Street and Memorial Drive) and Lot C (Memorial Drive and Houston Avenue).