ARTS AND ADVENTURE AT THE 2013 CANAL FEST

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by WFAA Community

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Posted on October 4, 2013 at 11:24 AM

Updated Monday, Oct 7 at 4:59 PM

Celebrate Music, Culture & Sports Adventure at the 2013 Canal Fest
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19
FREE ADMISSION

 
11 AM - 6 PM
Enjoy live entertainment, music, cultural dance performances,
face painting and visual arts gallery. Explore the canal and
the Fun Zone featuring free activities such as a zip line,
rock climbing, mechanical bull, obstacle course & more.
 
Checkout food vendors and caricature artists or stop by the
Kraddick Foundation to help support Kidd's Kids and their
families. Unique paid activities include singing gondola
water rides and pedal boats.
 
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Stop by Family First Booth, meet WFAA News 8 personalities
anchor Jason Wheeler and Good Morning Texas host Mike
Castellucci, pickup free asthma management health tips
and enjoy free Blue Bell ice cream treats.
 
Las COlinas Urban District
200 E. Las Colinas Blvd.
www.IrvingEvents.org

 
LIVE BROADCASTS
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM ESPN Dallas live radio broadcast
 
LIVE BANDS - Main Stage
11:30 AM  Black Top GYPSY
  2:00 PM  Emerald City Band
  4:30 PM  Steel Magnolia
 
SPECIAL PERFORMANCES - Cultural Arts Stage
11:00 AM  Ballet Folklorico Azteca de Fort Worth
12:00 PM  Authentic Belly Dance
  1:00 PM  Ballet Folklorico Azteca de Fort Worth
  2:00 PM  Authentic Belly Dance
  3:00 PM  Bandan Koro African Drum & Dance
  4:00 PM  Ka Pa Hula O Manulani
  5:00 PM  Lee’s White Leopard Kung Fu (Cultural Arts Stage)
 
SPORTS ZONE AREA WITH ESPN - Don't forget your cameras!

1:00 PM  Dallas Mavericks Dancers at ESPN tent
Dallas Diamonds (Women’s Professional Football League)
Grand Prairie AirHogs (American Association of Independent Baseball)
Texas Revolution (Indoor Football League)
Texas Wranglers (United Basketball League)
 
HOP A RIDE ON DART RAIL
Festival is one block from the Orange Line Las Colinas Station
Free rail shuttle service on the Las Colinas APT through 6:30 PM
Free street parking
$5-$6 for area parking garages
 
FAMILY FIRST SPONSORS:
Children's Medical Center
Stacy Furniture and Design
Community Trust Bank
AT&T Digital Life
 
SPECIAL THANKS:
City of Irving
Blue Bell Ice cream

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