KidsWalk, Presented by Mission Federal Credit Union, is a central feature of all of our festivals. We believe in art education for all children. a hands-on art experience for kids at the event. Bring the family and participate in fun and creative art experiences provided by arts education groups throughout San Diego County who believe that all children need art.
2016 KidsWalk Participants
Mission Federal Credit Union 800.500.6328
Traveling Stories 619.919.5115
Mission Federal Credit Union is a member-owned, not-for-profit financial cooperative dedicated to serving your financial needs. At KidsWalk, join in an interactive activity with Mission Fed ! This year, Mission Fed is partnering with Traveling Stories. The Interactive Story Tent provides kids with a comfortable, inviting, and book-filled oasis where they can read out loud to volunteers and have the opportunity to earn prizes.
ArtReach is a not-for-profit organization that takes practicing artists into K-6 schools throughout San Diego County to provide visual arts instruction and art-making opportunities. At KidsWalk youngsters will use crayons and paint to create their own galactic scene.
Art With Larisse 619.857.1270
Art With Larisse offers fine art classes for kids 5 and up and encourages that a student can draw anything by applying basic art techniques with advanced art techniques. Over the ArtWalk weekend, join them in using pastels on newsprint paper.
The Living Coast Discovery Center in Chula Vista is a living, breathing, flapping, buzzing and splashing home to unique animals and plants of Southern CA. Learn about native critters of San Diego Bay and create a recyclable craft.
Monart School of Art 619.222.3729
Monart, at LIberty Station, teaches children how to draw realistically while helping them build confidence and develop important skills. The Monart drawing method breaks subjects down into five elements of shape and that enables children to draw things as they see them.
Museum of Photographic Arts 619.238.7559
Join MOPA to experiment with creative photo techniques at their interactive booth!
The New Children’s Museum 619.795.1522
The New Children’s Museum believes play and art-making promote the skills that our future leaders need: creativity, confidence, problem-solving, interpersonal skills, critical thinking, collaboration and optimism. Visit their booth at ArtWalk for fun art-making activities!
Children will be able to explore the world of printmaking by creating their own designs on styrofoam and transferring their image onto paper. Washington Elementary is in the heart of Little Italy.