Photo: See the Ultimutts Stunt Dog Show at the Main Stage of the Ottawa Parent and Child Expo.
OTTAWA’S MOST POPULAR PARENTING & KIDS EXPO!
SAVE MONEY ON ADMISSION BY PURCHASING AN ALL DAY FAMILY PASS!
A FUN, INFORMATIVE AND AFFORDABLE WEEKEND FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY APRIL 13 & 14, 2019 @ NEPEAN SPORTSPLEX from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Whether you’re a parent or child there’s something for everyone!
Saturday, April 13, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, April 14, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Ottawa Parenting Times Magazine is thrilled to present the annual Ottawa Parent & Child Expo for Ottawa area families. On April 13th & 14th, 2019, gather the kids and head to the family-friendly Nepean Sportsplex (use Entrance 4 at rear parking lot) for a weekend of family fun and information.
Parents will find 125 of their favourite Ottawa-area exhibitors offering important parenting information, and kids will find many characters LIVE for a meet and greet, including Dorothy the Dinosaur & Wags the Dog from The Wiggles. Onstage musical performances by Thomas the Tank Engine (daily performances in English or in French), as well as friendly-mascots to hug, Meet the Keepers Animal Rescue Zone, Little Rays Reptiles onstage, and a variety of other activities that focus on fun, learning, and being healthy & active. Check the full timetable on the Expo website for all times and details.
Including: Fitness demonstrations and Try-It Zones, face painting, arts and crafts activities, an Usborne Books reading corner, demos and much, much more. It’s an exciting family event where you and your children can play, learn, and explore – and it’s affordable!
Enjoy your visit to the Ottawa Parent and Child Expo with free parking and a free show bag for families each day!
MEET AND GREET Dorothy the Dinosaur & Wags the Dog from The Wiggles!*
SEE THE ULTIMUTTS Stunt Dogs Show onstage!
Thomas the Tank Engine performances in English and French each day, meet & greets, Little Rays Reptiles, bounce castles, petting zoo, GamesonTruck, are all FREE WITH THE PRICE OF ADMISSION TO THE EXPO!*
SUR SCÈNE THOMAS ET SES AMIS
THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE LIVE ONSTAGE MUSICAL CONCERT! FREE WITH PRICE OF ADMISSION TO THE EXPO!*
Meet your favourite Wiggles characters Dorothy & Wags!*
© 2019 The Wiggles Pty., Ltd
Join us for Dorothy & Wags appearances in the “Meet & Greet Zone “Saturday at 10:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m. & 2:30 p.m., AND Sunday at 10:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m. & 2:30 p.m.
How to “Meet” Dorothy & Wags at the Expo!
Please ask for your complimentary “Dorothy & Wags Meet & Greet” ticket upon entry, when you purchase your admission ticket or present your prepaid admission ticket to the Expo. Please note: There are a limited number of “Dorothy & Wags Meet & Greet” tickets available for each appearance and are given out complimentary, on a first-come, first-served basis. Only your child needs a “Meet & Greet” ticket, parents do not need a ticket when entering the “Dorothy & Wags Meet & Greet” line with their child. You can also see Dorothy & Wags in the “Meet & Greet Zone” as they visit with guests.
For the Parents:
• 125 Ottawa exhibitors, including:
• New products, shopping and gifts
• Parent and child fitness
• Local education options including; school boards, private schools, French Immersion, and tutoring options for your child
• Talk with Ottawa teachers and administrators from Ottawa’s school boards and private schools
• Family health and wellness
• Summer camp options, fitness options, child care choices, and sport & music registration options for your child
• Questions? Talk with local parenting experts
• And more…
For the Kids:
• Enjoy music entertainment & main stage performances in English and in French each day, from Thomas & Friends, free with admission price! • Meet & Greet princesses in their booth! • Create and have fun at the various play zones! • Exhibitor demonstrations! • Face painting! • “Try-It” Play zone and interactive Play, Lean and Activity zones! • Special mascot appearances each day! • Check www.ParentandChildExpo.ca for Expo updates right up to the event, more to come!
FOOD IS AVAILABLE ONSITE NEPEAN SPORTSPLEX CANTEEN OR BRING YOUR OWN!
FREE PARKING ALL DAY!
See you there!