Here’s our schedule of events for the next few months.
If you prefer to plan ahead, check out our seasonal park hours and annual events.

Puppets are at 11 a.m., 2 p.m., and 4 p.m. every day the park is open. During Fairy Winterland, December 13-23, puppet shows are at 2 p.m., 4 p.m., and 6 p.m. 

Friday, May 24

10:30 a.m. &  3 p.m. Our librarian-trained volunteers offer a lively and engaging Toddler Storytime that combines reading aloud with singing and movement to encourage language development in a joyful environment.

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: The King’s Problem. Come with us to India and explore the many tales of The Panchatantra, the Indian version of “Aesop’s Fables”, where each tale teaches young children a lesson about life. In our version, you’ll meet an honest woodcutter, a crow, a serpent – and even a dancing elephant! Traditional music from India and Bollywood highlight this exotic adventure. Adapted by Randal Metz, with original songs by Tony Jonick. Scenery designed by Warren Moten III.

Saturday, May 25

12 p.m. The after-school MUSE Orchestra of the Oakland Symphony’s MUSic for Excellence program will perform their Spring Program with special guests Oakland Youth Choir and emcee maestro Michael Morgan!

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: The King’s Problem. Come with us to India and explore the many tales of The Panchatantra, the Indian version of “Aesop’s Fables”, where each tale teaches young children a lesson about life. In our version, you’ll meet an honest woodcutter, a crow, a serpent – and even a dancing elephant! Traditional music from India and Bollywood highlight this exotic adventure. Adapted by Randal Metz, with original songs by Tony Jonick. Scenery designed by Warren Moten III.

12 p.m. - 2 p.m The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.

1 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or woolly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall.

1:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m. Owen Baker Flynn with his "World Premiere", a lively show featuring juggling, fire juggling and a multitude of surprises.

Sunday, May 26

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: The King’s Problem. Come with us to India and explore the many tales of The Panchatantra, the Indian version of “Aesop’s Fables”, where each tale teaches young children a lesson about life. In our version, you’ll meet an honest woodcutter, a crow, a serpent – and even a dancing elephant! Traditional music from India and Bollywood highlight this exotic adventure. Adapted by Randal Metz, with original songs by Tony Jonick. Scenery designed by Warren Moten III.

12 p.m. - 2 p.m The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.

1 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or woolly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall.

1:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m. Owen Baker Flynn with his "World Premiere", a lively show featuring juggling, fire juggling and a multitude of surprises.

Friday, May 31

10:30 a.m. &  3 p.m. Our librarian-trained volunteers offer a lively and engaging Toddler Storytime that combines reading aloud with singing and movement to encourage language development in a joyful environment.

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Rabbit & Coyote Are Friends? Rabbit & Coyote are friends...or are they? Why do coyotes howl at night? Why can you see the face of a rabbit on the moon?  When did these two animals start playing tricks on each other?  These questions, and more will be answered, in our version of this funny Mexican fairytale. Ole! Puppets and script by Randal Metz.  Festive scenery by Warren Moten III.

 

Saturday, June 1

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Rabbit & Coyote Are Friends? Rabbit & Coyote are friends...or are they? Why do coyotes howl at night? Why can you see the face of a rabbit on the moon?  When did these two animals start playing tricks on each other?  These questions, and more will be answered, in our version of this funny Mexican fairytale. Ole! Puppets and script by Randal Metz.  Festive scenery by Warren Moten III.

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Game Day. Come by the Teddy Bear Picnic Area and play with us! We have a variety of outdoor games and activities for kids of all ages to encourage problem-solving and motor skills.

12 p.m. - 2 p.m. The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.

1 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall

1:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m. Magician Mike Della Penna creates wonder and laughter with his amazing and playful magic performance.

Sunday, June 2

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Rabbit & Coyote Are Friends? Rabbit & Coyote are friends...or are they? Why do coyotes howl at night? Why can you see the face of a rabbit on the moon?  When did these two animals start playing tricks on each other?  These questions, and more will be answered, in our version of this funny Mexican fairytale. Ole! Puppets and script by Randal Metz.  Festive scenery by Warren Moten III.

12 p.m. - 2 p.m. The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.

1 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall

1:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m. Magician Mike Della Penna creates wonder and laughter with his amazing and playful magic performance.

Friday, June 7

10:30 a.m. & 3 p.m. Our librarian-trained volunteers offer a lively and engaging Toddler Storytime that combines reading aloud with singing and movement to encourage language development in a joyful environment.

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Rabbit & Coyote Are Friends? Rabbit & Coyote are friends...or are they? Why do coyotes howl at night? Why can you see the face of a rabbit on the moon?  When did these two animals start playing tricks on each other?  These questions, and more will be answered, in our version of this funny Mexican fairytale. Ole! Puppets and script by Randal Metz.  Festive scenery by Warren Moten III.

Saturday and Sunday, June 8 - 9

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Rabbit & Coyote Are Friends? Rabbit & Coyote are friends...or are they? Why do coyotes howl at night? Why can you see the face of a rabbit on the moon?  When did these two animals start playing tricks on each other?  These questions, and more will be answered, in our version of this funny Mexican fairytale. Ole! Puppets and script by Randal Metz.  Festive scenery by Warren Moten III.

12 p.m. - 2 p.m. The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.

1 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall

1:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m. Award-winning storyteller John Weaver will entertain with his lively, humor-filled stories for children of all ages.

Friday, June 14

10:30 a.m. & 3 p.m. Our librarian-trained volunteers offer a lively and engaging Toddler Storytime that combines reading aloud with singing and movement to encourage language development in a joyful environment.

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Rabbit & Coyote Are Friends? Rabbit & Coyote are friends...or are they? Why do coyotes howl at night? Why can you see the face of a rabbit on the moon?  When did these two animals start playing tricks on each other?  These questions, and more will be answered, in our version of this funny Mexican fairytale. Ole! Puppets and script by Randal Metz.  Festive scenery by Warren Moten III.

Saturday, June 15

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Rabbit & Coyote Are Friends? Rabbit & Coyote are friends...or are they? Why do coyotes howl at night? Why can you see the face of a rabbit on the moon?  When did these two animals start playing tricks on each other?  These questions, and more will be answered, in our version of this funny Mexican fairytale. Ole! Puppets and script by Randal Metz.  Festive scenery by Warren Moten III.

12 p.m. - 2 p.m. The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.

12:30 p.m. Presentation Day: Meet this year's Children's Fairyland Personalities at an inaugural ceremony & costume premiere performance!

1 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall

1:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m. Buki the Clown and her way cool magic show is here to make you laugh and giggle at her crazy antics!

5:45 p.m. Summer Sleepover! Experience the magic of Fairyland in the moonlight. Pitch your tent in the Teddy Bear Picnic Area and enjoy dinner, rides & entertainment under the stars.  In the morning, wake up to fresh coffee, bagels and cereal, with our continental breakfast. Savor some quality time with your kids! Pre-registration required.

Sunday, June 16

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Rabbit & Coyote Are Friends? Rabbit & Coyote are friends...or are they? Why do coyotes howl at night? Why can you see the face of a rabbit on the moon?  When did these two animals start playing tricks on each other?  These questions, and more will be answered, in our version of this funny Mexican fairytale. Ole! Puppets and script by Randal Metz.  Festive scenery by Warren Moten III.

12 p.m. - 2 p.m. The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.

1 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall

1:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m. Buki the Clown and her way cool magic show is here to make you laugh and giggle at her crazy antics!

Friday, June 21

10:30 a.m. & 3 p.m. Our librarian-trained volunteers offer a lively and engaging Toddler Storytime that combines reading aloud with singing and movement to encourage language development in a joyful environment.

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Rabbit & Coyote Are Friends? Rabbit & Coyote are friends...or are they? Why do coyotes howl at night? Why can you see the face of a rabbit on the moon?  When did these two animals start playing tricks on each other?  These questions, and more will be answered, in our version of this funny Mexican fairytale. Ole! Puppets and script by Randal Metz.  Festive scenery by Warren Moten III.

Saturday and Sunday, June 22 - 23

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Rabbit & Coyote Are Friends? Rabbit & Coyote are friends...or are they? Why do coyotes howl at night? Why can you see the face of a rabbit on the moon?  When did these two animals start playing tricks on each other?  These questions, and more will be answered, in our version of this funny Mexican fairytale. Ole! Puppets and script by Randal Metz.  Festive scenery by Warren Moten III.

12 p.m. - 2 p.m. The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.

12:30 p.m. & 3 p.m. Children's Theatre presents: Merfolk. There are tales the world over of people who live beneath the waves. Merfolk weaves together multiple tales of people with fishtails into a celebration of the magic of the sea. This playful production about wishes (and fishes) features songs and stories from the equator to the Arctic Circle.

1 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall

1:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m.Fairyland favorite Blake Maxam, "The Wizard of Ahhhhs", astounds and amazes children of all ages with a full show of laughter and surprises.

Friday, June 28

10:30 a.m. & 3 p.m. Our librarian-trained volunteers offer a lively and engaging Toddler Storytime that combines reading aloud with singing and movement to encourage language development in a joyful environment.

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Rabbit & Coyote Are Friends? Rabbit & Coyote are friends...or are they? Why do coyotes howl at night? Why can you see the face of a rabbit on the moon?  When did these two animals start playing tricks on each other?  These questions, and more will be answered, in our version of this funny Mexican fairytale. Ole! Puppets and script by Randal Metz.  Festive scenery by Warren Moten III.

Saturday, June 29

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Rabbit & Coyote Are Friends? Rabbit & Coyote are friends...or are they? Why do coyotes howl at night? Why can you see the face of a rabbit on the moon?  When did these two animals start playing tricks on each other?  These questions, and more will be answered, in our version of this funny Mexican fairytale. Ole! Puppets and script by Randal Metz.  Festive scenery by Warren Moten III.

12 p.m. - 2 p.m. The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.

12:30 p.m. & 3 p.m. Children's Theatre presents: Jack and the Beanstalk. How did that beanstalk grow so fast?  What will Jack find if he climbs it? And what does the cow he traded for those magic beans think about the whole situation? Come find out in a new telling of the classic fairytale.

1 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall

1:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m. Owen Baker Flynn with his "World Premiere", a lively show featuring juggling, fire juggling and a multitude of surprises.

5:30 p.m. Summer Sleepover! Experience the magic of Fairyland in the moonlight. Pitch your tent in the Teddy Bear Picnic Area and enjoy dinner, rides & entertainment under the stars.  In the morning, wake up to fresh coffee, bagels and cereal, with our continental breakfast. Savor some quality time with your kids! Pre-registration required.

Sunday, June 30

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Rabbit & Coyote Are Friends? Rabbit & Coyote are friends...or are they? Why do coyotes howl at night? Why can you see the face of a rabbit on the moon?  When did these two animals start playing tricks on each other?  These questions, and more will be answered, in our version of this funny Mexican fairytale. Ole! Puppets and script by Randal Metz.  Festive scenery by Warren Moten III.

12 p.m. - 2 p.m. The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.

12:30 p.m. & 3 p.m. Children's Theatre presents: Jack and the Beanstalk. How did that beanstalk grow so fast?  What will Jack find if he climbs it? And what does the cow he traded for those magic beans think about the whole situation? Come find out in a new telling of the classic fairytale.

1 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall

1:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m. Owen Baker Flynn with his "World Premiere", a lively show featuring juggling, fire juggling and a multitude of surprises.

Friday, July 5

10:30 a.m. &  3 p.m. Our librarian-trained volunteers offer a lively and engaging Toddler Storytime that combines reading aloud with singing and movement to encourage language development in a joyful environment.

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Rabbit & Coyote Are Friends? Rabbit & Coyote are friends...or are they? Why do coyotes howl at night? Why can you see the face of a rabbit on the moon?  When did these two animals start playing tricks on each other?  These questions, and more will be answered in our version of this funny Mexican fairytale. Ole! Puppets and script by Randal Metz.  Festive scenery by Warren Moten III.

Saturday, July 6

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Rabbit & Coyote Are Friends? Rabbit & Coyote are friends...or are they? Why do coyotes howl at night? Why can you see the face of a rabbit on the moon?  When did these two animals start playing tricks on each other?  These questions, and more will be answered, in our version of this funny Mexican fairytale. Ole! Puppets and script by Randal Metz.  Festive scenery by Warren Moten III.

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Game Day. Come by the Teddy Bear Picnic Area and play with us! We have a variety of outdoor games and activities for kids of all ages to encourage problem-solving and motor skills.

12 p.m. - 2 p.m. The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.

1 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall

1:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m. Silly Clown Show! Join Bri on a silly circus adventure!  This show will have the little ones captivated with a fusion of circus, vaudeville, and silliness, featuring juggling, magic, illusion, and physical comedy.  Objects come to life, logic is turned upside-down, and curiosity prevails.

Sunday, July 7

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Rabbit & Coyote Are Friends? Rabbit & Coyote are friends...or are they? Why do coyotes howl at night? Why can you see the face of a rabbit on the moon?  When did these two animals start playing tricks on each other?  These questions, and more will be answered, in our version of this funny Mexican fairytale. Ole! Puppets and script by Randal Metz.  Festive scenery by Warren Moten III.

12 p.m. - 2 p.m. The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.

1 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall

1:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m. Silly Clown Show! Join Bri on a silly circus adventure!  This show will have the little ones captivated with a fusion of circus, vaudeville, and silliness, featuring juggling, magic, illusion, and physical comedy.  Objects come to life, logic is turned upside-down, and curiosity prevails.

Friday, July 12

10:30 a.m. &  3 p.m. Our librarian-trained volunteers offer a lively and engaging Toddler Storytime that combines reading aloud with singing and movement to encourage language development in a joyful environment.

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Thumbelina. What a big world we live in!  Particularly for Thumbelina, who is no taller than a thumb. Born from an enchanted flower, she tries to find out who she is and where she comes from.  Her journey takes her from her home and on many adventures before reaching the Land of the Fairies. Adapted from a script, with music, by Forman Brown of L.A.‘s famous Turnabout Puppet Theater. Puppets by Lewis Mahlmann with original scenery by Garth Geary.  Music performed and re-scored by William Lewis.

Saturday, July 13

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Thumbelina. What a big world we live in!  Particularly for Thumbelina, who is no taller than a thumb. Born from an enchanted flower, she tries to find out who she is and where she comes from.  Her journey takes her from her home and on many adventures before reaching the Land of the Fairies. Adapted from a script, with music, by Forman Brown of L.A.‘s famous Turnabout Puppet Theater. Puppets by Lewis Mahlmann with original scenery by Garth Geary.  Music performed and re-scored by William Lewis.

12 p.m. - 2 p.m. The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.

12:30 p.m. & 3 p.m. Children's Theatre presents: Cowgirls. Saddle up and come on down to see some tall tales of the bold women who rode herd in the Old West.  From Slue-foot Sue roping tornadoes to Sally Ann Thunder Whirlwind singing lullabies to bears, these fearless frontierswomen lived large and on their own terms. See what happens when they join forces in an original play featuring familiar tunes about wide open spaces. 

1 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall

1:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m. Jacquelyn Lynaugh as The Blue Fairy appears with her guitar, Prince Charming. She will be performing well known folk songs and helping children make wishes come true with her crystal wand and fairy dust.

5:30 p.m. Summer Sleepover! Experience the magic of Fairyland in the moonlight. Pitch your tent in the Teddy Bear Picnic Area and enjoy dinner, rides & entertainment under the stars.  In the morning, wake up to fresh coffee, bagels and cereal, with our continental breakfast. Savor some quality time with your kids! Pre-registration required.

Sunday, July 14

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Thumbelina. What a big world we live in!  Particularly for Thumbelina, who is no taller than a thumb. Born from an enchanted flower, she tries to find out who she is and where she comes from.  Her journey takes her from her home and on many adventures before reaching the Land of the Fairies. Adapted from a script, with music, by Forman Brown of L.A.‘s famous Turnabout Puppet Theater. Puppets by Lewis Mahlmann with original scenery by Garth Geary.  Music performed and re-scored by William Lewis.

12 p.m. - 2 p.m. The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.

12:30 p.m. & 3 p.m. Children's Theatre presents: Cowgirls. Saddle up and come on down to see some tall tales of the bold women who rode herd in the Old West.  From Slue-foot Sue roping tornadoes to Sally Ann Thunder Whirlwind singing lullabies to bears, these fearless frontierswomen lived large and on their own terms. See what happens when they join forces in an original play featuring familiar tunes about wide open spaces. 

1 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall

1:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m. Jacquelyn Lynaugh as The Blue Fairy appears with her guitar, Prince Charming. She will be performing well known folk songs and helping children make wishes come true with her crystal wand and fairy dust.

Friday, July 19

10:30 a.m. &  3 p.m. Our librarian-trained volunteers offer a lively and engaging Toddler Storytime that combines reading aloud with singing and movement to encourage language development in a joyful environment.

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Thumbelina. What a big world we live in!  Particularly for Thumbelina, who is no taller than a thumb. Born from an enchanted flower, she tries to find out who she is and where she comes from.  Her journey takes her from her home and on many adventures before reaching the Land of the Fairies. Adapted from a script, with music, by Forman Brown of L.A.‘s famous Turnabout Puppet Theater. Puppets by Lewis Mahlmann with original scenery by Garth Geary.  Music performed and re-scored by William Lewis.

Saturday and Sunday, July 20 - 21

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Thumbelina. What a big world we live in!  Particularly for Thumbelina, who is no taller than a thumb. Born from an enchanted flower, she tries to find out who she is and where she comes from.  Her journey takes her from her home and on many adventures before reaching the Land of the Fairies. Adapted from a script, with music, by Forman Brown of L.A.‘s famous Turnabout Puppet Theater. Puppets by Lewis Mahlmann with original scenery by Garth Geary.  Music performed and re-scored by William Lewis.

12 p.m. - 2 p.m. The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.

12:30 p.m. & 3 p.m. Children's Theatre presents: Merfolk. There are tales the world over of people who live beneath the waves. Merfolk weaves together multiple tales of people with fishtails into a celebration of the magic of the sea. This playful production about wishes (and fishes) features songs and stories from the equator to the Arctic Circle.

1 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall

1:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m. Owen Baker Flynn with his "World Premiere", a lively show featuring juggling, fire juggling and a multitude of surprises.

Friday, July 26

10:30 a.m. &  3 p.m. Our librarian-trained volunteers offer a lively and engaging Toddler Storytime that combines reading aloud with singing and movement to encourage language development in a joyful environment.

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Thumbelina. What a big world we live in!  Particularly for Thumbelina, who is no taller than a thumb. Born from an enchanted flower, she tries to find out who she is and where she comes from.  Her journey takes her from her home and on many adventures before reaching the Land of the Fairies. Adapted from a script, with music, by Forman Brown of L.A.‘s famous Turnabout Puppet Theater. Puppets by Lewis Mahlmann with original scenery by Garth Geary.  Music performed and re-scored by William Lewis.

Saturday, July 27

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Thumbelina. What a big world we live in!  Particularly for Thumbelina, who is no taller than a thumb. Born from an enchanted flower, she tries to find out who she is and where she comes from.  Her journey takes her from her home and on many adventures before reaching the Land of the Fairies. Adapted from a script, with music, by Forman Brown of L.A.‘s famous Turnabout Puppet Theater. Puppets by Lewis Mahlmann with original scenery by Garth Geary.  Music performed and re-scored by William Lewis.

12 p.m. - 2 p.m. The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.

12:30 p.m. & 3 p.m. Children's Theatre presents: Jack and the Beanstalk. How did that beanstalk grow so fast?  What will Jack find if he climbs it? And what does the cow he traded for those magic beans think about the whole situation? Come find out in a new telling of the classic fairytale. 

1 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall

1:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m. Jim Murdoch is Jimbo the Musical Clown. Join Jimbo as he delights audiences of all ages with his unique blend of traditional accordion music from around the world, circus clowning, dance, pantomime, juggling, hat tricks and audience participation.

5:30 p.m. Summer Sleepover! Experience the magic of Fairyland in the moonlight. Pitch your tent in the Teddy Bear Picnic Area and enjoy dinner, rides & entertainment under the stars.  In the morning, wake up to fresh coffee, bagels and cereal, with our continental breakfast. Savor some quality time with your kids! Pre-registration required.

July 28

11 a.m. & 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. Puppet Show: Thumbelina. What a big world we live in!  Particularly for Thumbelina, who is no taller than a thumb. Born from an enchanted flower, she tries to find out who she is and where she comes from.  Her journey takes her from her home and on many adventures before reaching the Land of the Fairies. Adapted from a script, with music, by Forman Brown of L.A.‘s famous Turnabout Puppet Theater. Puppets by Lewis Mahlmann with original scenery by Garth Geary.  Music performed and re-scored by William Lewis.

12 p.m. - 2 p.m. The Marilynn O'Hare Arts & Crafts Center is open with activities geared toward children and their families.

12:30 p.m. & 3 p.m. Children's Theatre presents: Jack and the Beanstalk. How did that beanstalk grow so fast?  What will Jack find if he climbs it? And what does the cow he traded for those magic beans think about the whole situation? Come find out in a new telling of the classic fairytale. 

1 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. Animal of the Day! Come up close and learn about one of our animal friends. Which one of Fairyland's feathered, furry or wooly creatures will it be today? Find out at the Humpty Dumpty wall

1:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m. Jim Murdoch is Jimbo the Musical Clown. Join Jimbo as he delights audiences of all ages with his unique blend of traditional accordion music from around the world, circus clowning, dance, pantomime, juggling, hat tricks and audience participation.