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Hugely popular KidsFest returns to the Atkinson


This October half term the annual family fun fuelled festival returns and is bigger and better than ever before!

Monstersaurus launches the 2017 Atkinson KidsFest on Saturday October 21 from 2.30pm. It is described as an energetic show full of thrills and spills, magic and mayhem will delight the whole family – with original music and plenty of audience participation. Just perfect for your own little monsters this half term!

David Gibb – Climb That Tree is the second show in our KidsFest calendar on Monday October 23 from 2.30pm. David Gibb is on a one-man mission to make brilliant, engaging and high quality music for families and children. Guaranteed to have both parents and children singing along in no time, this is music that the whole family can enjoy together

Morgan & West: More Magic for Kids is a fun filled magic show on Tuesday October 24 from 2.30pm. Time-travelling magicians Morgan & West return to the stage with a marvellous magic show full of crazy capers for the young, old, and everyone in-between! Expect the unexpected, believe the unbelievable, but do not dare miss the unmissable Morgan & West!

Happily Ever After is a fairytale adventure taking place on Wednesday October 25 from 2.30pm. Once upon a time, in kingdom on top of the highest mountain in all the land, there lived a grouchy Queen, and her son, the Prince.

On Friday October 27th Join performance poet Joseph Coelho, winner of the 2015 Centre for Literacy in Primary Poetry Award, as he unravels familiar fairy tales to create fresh contemporary classics in an enchanting performance for young and old alike.

A full list of events and workshops taking place throughout the October Half Term are available by visiting the Atkinson website here.

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