Kids Rule! Contests, Coloring, Games, Shows For Kids At Wizard World Comic Con Minneapolis
Kids take center stage at Wizard World Comic Con Minneapolis all weekend with a variety of activities designed with the younger set in mind. And as always, kids 10 and under are admitted free with adult (two free per paid admission).
On Saturday and Sunday, May 6-7, Wizard World will host the impossibly cute Kids Costume Contest, from 2-3 p.m. each day on the Entertainment Stage. One of the highlights of the weekend, kids 10 and under are invited to participate, with prizes for all.
Ian the Balloon Twister will be on hand all three days, from 6-9 on Friday, 10:30 a.m.-7 p.m. on Saturday and 10:30-4 p.m. on Sunday, with fun balloon art (free on Sunday!).
The Royal Performance Company will feature princesses, superheroes and pirates all weekend at its booth, signing autographs, interacting with guests, leading craft and coloring activities and performing on the Kids Stage all weekend.
Some of their performances include:
· Princess Etiquette Academy - Discover your talents and learn the meaning of being a Princess. Truly Magical fun!
· Rock 'em. Sock 'em. POW! -No one gets hurt when Super heroes teach Kids Combat techniques.
· Jedi Training and Pirate School - The Force will be with you and the treasure will be yours when you become an official knight or pirate.
· Dance to the ROYAL Beat - Join your favorite Princesses, Princes, and swashbuckling Pirates for the best Dance Party EVER!
· Once Upon a Story Time- Help Cinderella, Belle, and Prince Charming tell their stories and Sing Along with your favorite songs
On Saturday and Sunday, it's Tricia & The Toonies, with Tricia, Pete and their very funny puppets conducting uplifting and fast-paced musical comedies. Lots of audience participation here.
Also on Saturday and Sunday, the Splatter Sisters, three energetic multi-talented musicians and singers, will perform upbeat classic kids songs with lots of moving and shaking.
Magician Nick Sharpe will perform special kids illusions all three days, and the McCrae Puppet and Marionette Shows will entertain kids on Friday and Saturday.