West Liberty Children's Festival


When: September 16, 2017
Where: Downtown West Liberty
Cost: free

The Twenty First Annual West Liberty Children's Festival will take place Saturday, September 16, 2017, from 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. in downtown West Liberty on Third St, with a schedule chock full of performances, crafts, and activities!  This year's festival features performances by Wolfe at the Door Puppets from Arkansas, Fever River Puppeteers  from Wisconsin, Corcoran Puppets from Wisconsin, Cloud of Dust Theater from Colorado, special guest Esteban Peyrera from Argentina, and Eulenspiegel Puppets.  On the street, enjoy one-on-one performances by  Bruiser the Dog, puppeteer Angela Polowy, juggler Dean Franzen, clown Mrs. Hinky-Dink, and musicians Kalimbaman and the Fabulous Yahoo Drummers. Get your face painted by guest artist Eric Stiles!   Also a Tiny Train, a giant Sandbox, Painting Easels, Puppet Making, Crafts, Food and MORE!

This year the Festival is part of a full weekend, Fiesta West Liberty!  Starting at 8:00 AM, the West Liberty Chamber of Commerce will host a sanctioned 5K run; from 3:00-10:00 PM, Latinos Unidos will host an evening of live music and Mexican food, featuring a Mariachi Band and a Puerto Rican band.


Eulenspiegel Puppets

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319 N. Calhoun St.
West Liberty, IA