3rd Wednesday, May-September, 6-8p, Free!
Location: Cosmo Park, 1615 Business Loop 70 W.
Entertainment for the entire family that includes music, food trucks, live performances, art activities, hands-on learning, face painting, balloon art, and fun for all. Located at Burford and Lamb Shelters, near Steinberg Playground.
Food Vendors: Manzo’s Pizza, Kona Ice, RJ’s Real Italian Ice & 2 Odd Dawgs Hot Dog Cart
If you would like to have a booth at one or more Family Fun Fest events in 2019, please fill out an application: Click here for 2019 Booth Application
MAY 15, 2019 : KINDNESS CARNIVAL
Sponsored by Children’s Grove
Join us for music, fun, crafts and activities promoting kindness and mental health.
RESCHEDULED TO JUNE 26, 2019 : EXPLORE OUTDOORS
Sponsored by Columbia Missourian
The outdoors has so much to offer! Learn about Missouri fish, birds, parks, camping and more from state and local experts.
JULY 17, 2019 : FITNESS IS FUN
Sponsored by the ARC (Activity & Recreation Center)
July is Parks and Rec Month. Come out to learn and experience some exciting ways to stay fit and active!
AUGUST 21, 2019 : AROUND THE WORLD
Dancing, crafts, games, and other arts from countries from all over the world will be on display. Talented artists from various cultures will share aspects of their homeland on this night.
SEPTEMBER 18, 2019 : CREATIVE KIDS
Sponsored by the Columbia Office of Cultural Affairs & the Missouri Arts Council
Let the kids show their creative and artistic side. Hands-on kid friendly art activities, musical performances, theater and dance are just some of the fun to be had at the final fest of the summer.