Welcome to Kids Day at the Fringe!
Saturday, September 21 • 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 sell-out fun hit returns on both weekends! 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.
Dates: Saturday, Sept 14 & 21
Time: 12:30pm - 1:30pm
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. Pay at the door. (AND you get to take it home!)
Ages: All great pumpkins
BROCCOLO GOES WILD!
Roll up your sleeves and live on the wild side! Create your own rock painted wildflower (or ladybug or create your own wild thing) at this hands-on rock painting activity with our friends from Broccolo Tree & Lawn Care. Show off your imagination and bring home some decorative rock art to spruce up your lawn or garden.
Time: 3pm - 4pm
Ages: All critters big & small
CIRQUE DU FRINGE: D’ILLUSION
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 21 at 2:30pm
Doors: 30 minutes before showtime
Matinees appropriate for guests aged 5 and over.
(All evening shows appropriate for guests ages 13 and over.)
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: 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Finals: 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Ages: All dance lovers
Venue: Chestnut St
More to see and do at Fringe on September 21
- September 21 is the final day of Fringe, and our venues feature an amazing selection of shows for every interest.
- And this Fringe fun means food truck breaks in the Spiegelgarden. 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.