Kiwanis Teddy Bear Picnic
The Kiwanis Club of Paris-Brant is super excited to invite owners of teddies and other stuffies to the first annual Kiwanis Teddy Bear Picnic. Admission is FREE. Every child who
The Kiwanis Club of Paris-Brant is super excited to invite owners of teddies and other stuffies to the first annual Kiwanis Teddy Bear Picnic. Admission is FREE. Every child who brings a stuffed animal with them to the fairgrounds can be entered into a draw for something really special, sponsored by Jim & Karla Stonham from Peak Alliance Realty. Head to the Peak Realty tent before 2:30 to put in your child’s free ballot to win.
There will be two other Contests:
- Mary Maxim is sponsoring a prize for the Most Creatively Dressed Stuffed Animal. The judging will take place at approximately 2:45 at the Kiwanis Tent. You will hear an announcement when it is about to start.
- TopRock Construction is sponsoring a Teddy Bear Art Contest for children up to age 8. Have your child draw/paint/colour a picture of a Teddy Bear before they come, put the name and age of the artist on the back, along with one adult contact name & phone number, and bring it to the Kiwanis Tent upon arrival at the fairgrounds. A prize for the best piece of art will be awarded in two age categories–up to and including age 5 and 6-8. Our judges will begin examining the entries at 2:30 and the winners will be announced once determined.
- Teddy Bear Medical Check-ups will be performed by St. John Ambulance.
- Games, Face Painting, Guess the # of Jellybeans raffle and more.
- The Glass Slipper Company will be entertaining.
- There will be an Ice Cream Truck as well as a Snack Stand, with pre-packaged snacks & beverages for cash purchases.
- Paris Branch of Brant County Library will have a craft area for kids.
Watch for more detailed information closer to the event.