Bring the family downtown to the Plaza at 140 West Franklin to welcome in the summer with SummerFest, The Town of Chapel Hill’s first Family Fun Day. The plaza will be bustling with free fun activities and a live stage on Church Street will feature local music from the Waterlillies children’s oriented band and the popular R & B outfit, Lo K Shun. DSI Comedy theater will also perform and serve as the stage emcee for the afternoon!
This will be a family friendly, fun filled day! Bring the kids and your lawn chairs and enjoy the official first day of summer!
2:05PM Spin Man Basketball Demo
2:25PM The Waterlillies-- children's music
3:35PM Studio A DanceArts
3:55PM Lo K Shun-- Beach and R&B
4:55PM DSI Comedy Improv
5:20PM Lo K Shun
In exploring the rest of the Plaza, families will discover a variety of other fun activities. Create a pin-wheel with Kidzu Children Museum, have your face painted, learn some moves from United TaeKwonDo, be amazed by Nate the Magician and craft with the Ackland Art Museum. Readers of all ages can learn more about the many wonders of the Chapel Hill Public Library. Round out an exciting afternoon in downtown Chapel Hill with a scoop or two from Ben & Jerry’s ice cream cart. All this and more will help you ring in the summer solstice right!
Official Sponsors of Live & Local Music & Arts on the Plaza
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