Welcome to Kids Day at the Fringe!
Saturday, September 22 • Little Fringe. BIG fun.
An ENTIRE day devoted to the youngest fringers in downtown Rochester. Ready for a full day of kid-friendly events, shows, and activities the whole family can enjoy?
The 2017 sell-out fun hit returns. Back by pop and mom demand, it’s a big party for pint-size partiers at Disco Kids at Club Spiegeltent. Lights, music, and glow sticks! Welcome to Fringe’s not-so-silent disco.
Note: Disco Kids is not silent disco for kids. No headphones required. Only DJs. And loads and loads of fun.
Date: Saturday, Sept 22
Time: 11am - 12 noon
Ticket Price: $6
Kids Aged 1 and under: Free
KIDS CHALK ART
The fun continues after the wee boogie with the forever-popular Kids Chalk Art. Transform the Spiegelgarden into one giant, colorful canvas. We bring the chalk, you bring the creativity!
Time: 12 noon - 3pm
Ages: All busy little fingers with huge imaginations
Pumpkins go to great lengths to become wildly imaginative creations at our super-creative, first-ever Pumpkin Painting jamboree. Turn our Spiegelgarden into a giant pumpkin patch, kids!
Time: 12 noon - 3pm
Cost: $5 per pumpkin (AND you get to take it home!)
Ages: All great pumpkins
Run away and join the circus! A brand new Cirque du Fringe is in town with a family-friendly act under the big top. Two KIDS weekend matinees available. Appropriate for ages 5+.
Saturday, Sept 22 at 1:00pm
Doors: 30 minutes before showtime
Matinees appropriate for guests aged 5 and over.
(All evening shows appropriate for guests ages 13 and over.)
Please note: an additional family-friendly matinee will occur on Sat., Sept. 15 at 2:30pm.
FRINGE STREET BEAT
It’s BACK. The excitement, the energy, the adrenaline-pumping action that is Fringe Street Beat returns. The best teams bring the moves. The DJ brings the beats.
Trials: 12pm - 2:00pm
Finals: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Ages: All dance lovers
Venue: Gibbs Street
A one-of-a-kind cinematic experience that is forever a Fringe favorite: the much-loved film THE GOONIES outdoors on a giant screen with our Silent Disco headphones. Click here for our entire Pedestrian Drive-In Line-Up:
More to see and do at Fringe on September 22
- September 22 is the final day of Fringe, and our venues feature an amazing selection of shows for every interest.
- Just in case you haven’t fringed enough, there’s FREE LIVE Music on Gibbs Street for ALL dancing feet.
- And this Fringe fun means food truck breaks in the Spiegelgarden and on Gibbs Street. Discover the delicious side of Fringe.
Need some help planning your Fringe?
- Did you know the KIDS FRINGE genre on our website has events all eleven days?
- You can also search for shows throughout the Fringe lineup by filtering for age-appropriate events (i.e.: ALL, 5+, 13+, etc.).
You have many options to entertain the whole family. We’re thrilled Kids Fringe is one. Now, GO. Be a kid again.