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Children's Summer Series

Thank You for a Wonderful 2019 Season

Roanoke Island Festival Park's Children’s Show Summer Series offers a unique family-friendly experience for locals and visitors on the Outer Banks. Talented actors, magicians and musicians will perform kid friendly shows throughout the summer in the indoor film theatre at Roanoke Island Festival Park. The series takes place June 26 – August 1 with new shows held every Wednesday at 10:30 am and Thursday at 10:30 am and 6:00 pm (no evening show on July 4).

Tickets are $5 per show and ages 2 and under are free. Guests that purchase a park ticket along with a show ticket are eligible for the Park and Performance Pass and will receive a discounted admission rate to the park. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased at the park’s Ticket Sales venue in advance or the day of the show. This year’s performances are sponsored in part by Towne Bank and Friends of Elizabeth II.

2019 SHOW SCHEDULE

Little Red and the Big Bully Wolf - June 26 & 27

Little Red and the Big Bully Wolf - June 26 & 27

The woods are scary enough without having to worry about a big bully howling in the shadows! Follow Little Red and meet her friends – the three little pigs, the boy who cried wolf, and more – as they learn to face their fears and stand up to the Big Bully Wolf! Learn to identify, report and resist bullying as we follow Little Red on her journey to grandma’s house. Come out for a funny, dramatic, and highly entertaining show!

Big Bang Boom - July 3 & 4 (no evening show)

Big Bang Boom - July 3 & 4 (no evening show)

Big Bang Boom is a pop/rock music group from Greensboro that plays parent-friendly children's music. Big Bang Boom is aimed at being something that parents can enjoy and feel good about letting their kids listen to and see live. Big Bang Boom plays some children's favorites as well as their own original songs for kids. The live show is high-energy, and demands the crowd (the kids AND parents) get involved.  

A Peter Rabbit Tale the Musical - July 10 & 11

A Peter Rabbit Tale the Musical - July 10 & 11

Beatrix Potter’s classic story, A Peter Rabbit Tale comes to life in this spirited children’s musical. Peter Rabbit has begun to believe that being a rabbit isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. His mother is always making him do chores and he’s had enough of his goody two-shoes twin sisters: Flopsy and Mopsy. After being picked on for the last time, Peter decides to run away from home. When he encounters difficulties living with feisty squirrels and sewing mice, he discovers that home might not be too bad after all.

Winnie the Pooh the Musical - July 17 & 18

Winnie the Pooh the Musical - July 17 & 18

Winnie-the-Pooh, the famous bear, is singing happily that, "Isn't it funny how a bear likes honey," when the terrible trouble begins. Kanga comes to the forest with soap for baths and spoonfuls of strengthening medicine! Something must be done! This musical will create a wonderful A.A. Milne world right here at Roanoke Island Festival Park.

Hayden the Magician - July 24 & 25

Hayden the Magician - July 24 & 25

Hayden's magic and sleight of hand is really something you need to see to believe. Hayden has studied the art of illusion and prestidigitation, and has used his years of built knowledge and skills performing for live audiences into creating a spectacular magic performance that is not only unique, but truly entertaining. There is something in this show that all ages will enjoy.

FrankenSTEM - July 31 & August 1

FrankenSTEM - July 31 & August 1

We all know the beloved story of Frankenstein, but you won’t believe our spin on it! Let’s take a journey back in time to when Dr. Frank N. Stein first found his love for all things STEM! This entertaining and truly captivating show helps introduce your students to the benefits and real-life applications of STEM. We’ve brought back the bumbling assistance Igor as he learns right along side with your students. This adaptive story makes learning scientific terms a breeze! Our fun take on a spooky tale will have your students engaged from start to finish.

Savewith the Park & Performance Pass Save when you purchase a park and kids show ticket together
Adult $13.00
Student$10.00 (Ages 3-17)
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