The 3rd annual Colors of the Caribbean is proud to announce that their YMCA Kids Active Zone will be powered once again by the Children’s Services Council of Broward County (CSC) on Saturday, June 14, 2014 at ArtsPark at Young Circle in Hollywood, Florida. The kids zone will offer an array of activities dedicated to enriching the children’s experience at the festival for children ages 2-15 from 4pm-8:30pm. Activities include :
· Outdoor Wilderness & Fishing: Simulated fishing and archery
· Arts and Crafts: Eco-friendly art projects.
· Tony tots Sports: Y sports for children age 3 -5
· Diva Camp dress up and play station
· Gymnastics Camp Demos
· YFit sports and games
· Pre-School camp experiences
· Aquatics play area
· Animals of the Caribbean educational Experience
· Fun Flicks photo station
· Kids Zumba 4:00-6:00
· Steel Drum Performance 6:30-8:30
Colors of the Caribbean is a staple event within the community that is held annually in June to celebrate National Caribbean Heritage month. The event showcases delectable dishes, infectious music of the Caribbean and a colorful heritage of the Caribbean.
“The CSC is happy to partner with the YMCA of Broward County and the Caribbean Heritage Foundation to provide the KidZone at the annual Colors of the Caribbean – one of the fastest growing Caribbean cultural events in Broward County”,states Sandra Bernard-Bastien, Chief Communications Officer. Family friendly, top notch Caribbean entertainers, all at no cost to families in our part of the world. It allows us to spread the message of the work and worth of the CSC to a new audience.”
The Children’s Services Council of Broward County (CSC) provides the leadership, advocacy and resources necessary to enhance children’s lives and empower them to become responsible productive adults through collaborative planning and funding of a continuum of quality care. For more information on the CSC visit www.cscbroward.org
“The YMCA of Broward County is committed to providing kids and families with fun, healthy activities that keep their minds and bodies active,” states Sheryl A. Woods, CEO & President, YMC of Broward County. Partnering with Children’s Services Council of Broward County and the Caribbean American Heritage Foundation to host the Kids Zone is a great opportunity for us to expand our reach to those in the Caribbean American community. We’re proud to be able to do this again for the second year.”
“We are happy to have this partnership with both CSC and YMCABC that will provide an engaging experience for our young attendees”, states Executive Director, Asa Sealy. “We are certain that the children will have just as much fun as the adults”.
Sponsors include : Hollywood CRA, City of Hollywood, The Greater Fort Lauderdale CVB, Aifos Agency, Island 360, 88th Films, Hot 105FM, Verizon Wireless and Caribbean Airlines.
Colors of the Caribbean Event Details
Hollywood ArtsPark Experience: Colors of the Caribbean
Presented by the Caribbean American Heritage Florida Inc., The Rhythm Foundation, City of Hollywood, Hollywood CRA, Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau
Caribbean- Inspired, Art, Music, Travel, Culture, Entertainment, Food and Drinks
Saturday, June 14th, 2014 from 4pm-11pm
Produced by Aifos Agency