Special Events

El Puente Theatre Festival & Mask Procession

Sunday, September 21, 2014

2 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Location: Tempe Center for the Arts, 700 W. Rio Salado Parkway


Following the 1 p.m. performance of Charlotte's Web, Childsplay presents El Puente Theatre Festival and Mask Procession! This unique celebration, supported by a grant from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, features an afternoon of food, music, games and cultural performances. FREE ADMISSION to the festival includes dynamic performances by local artists, mask-making and art activities. (Plus, the first 500 people can attend a 4 p.m. VIP performance of Charlotte's Web!). The community can also enjoy face painting, carnival games, a petting zoo and more! To conclude the festival, a masked procession of kids, families and performers will celebrate on the beautiful pedestrian bridge crossing Tempe Town Lake starting around 5:15 p.m! 


*COMING SOON:  Families can pre-purchase raffle tickets to be used on carnival games, the petting zoo and face painting activities. Check back soon!*  

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