*****COVID-19 UPDATE – this event will not be held in 2020*****
The Fringe is back from August 16 to 25, 2019, and once again, KidsFringe, is going to be a major draw for families attending the festival! This especially-for-kids part of the world renowned Edmonton Fringe Festival is the best spot for kids to run around and feel the joy of the Fringe, and bonus, it’s all free!
- Book Nook
- Box Fort Zone
- Craft Corner
- Game Zone
- Face Place
- Sensory Tent
- Village of the Tots
- Theatre for Young Audiences (*ticketed performances)
Opening ceremonies is 10:30 am on Friday, August 16, 2019. The event will include a performance from KoRock & Jeon’s Taekwondo, combining Korean drumming with the traditional movements of Taekwondo!
Kids’ Fringe runs from 10:30 am to 5:30 pm most days, but offers extended hours until 8 pm on August 22 and 23 to accommodate two special presentations: On Thursday, August 22 at 7 pm catch Juno nominated children’s performer “Beppie & Friday”. On Friday, August 23 at 7 pm enjoy “KidsRave” with DJ Spacey.
Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Only adults with children are permitted entrance to KidsFringe. (Please note, KidsFringe is not open on August 15, the first day of the Fringe Festival.)
Edmonton Fringe Festival KidsFringe:
When: August 16-25, 2019
Time: August 16 to 21 – 10:30 am to 5:30 pm
August 22 to 23 – 10:30 am to 8 pm
August 24 to 25 – 10:30 am to 5:30 pm
Where: Strathcona Community League, 10139 – 87 Avenue, Edmonton