AAA Great Vacations EXPO being held January 21-23, 2011 in Columbus, Ohio, is having a fabulous Kids Day on Saturday, January 22, 2011. Nickelodeon’s favorite bi-lingual, bi-cultural preschooler, Kai-Lan, will be a featured guest from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and be on hand to meet guests and pose for pictures with fans.
Kids Day at the EXPO kicks off at 10 a.m. and will be packed with family-friendly fun for all ages. Special events run throughout the day and kids can experience an incredible line-up of activities, events and workshops. Guests can meet favorite mascots and characters, take part in hands-on kids’ activities and enjoy family entertainment, from a Stick Horse Rodeo to live animals from Hocking Hills State Park. You’ll also be able to enter to win a fantastic family vacation!
- * The “Passport for Prizes,” where guests visit attractions and exhibits throughout the EXPO, have their
passport stamped and enter to win a Universal Orlando Resort family vacation.
- * At 1 p.m., an unforgettable menagerie introduces kids to the unique and exotic animals found at The
Farm at Walnut Creek in Ohio’s Amish Country, including a baby giraffe, a grevy zebra, dromedary camel,
ring-tailed lemur, African-crested porcupine and other exotic birds and animals.
- * Popular Hocking Hills State Park naturalist Patrick Quackenbush takes the stage with his live animals: at
noon with reptiles and at 2:30 p.m. in The Great Outdoors adventure area with birds of prey
- * Ohio Caverns will offer free panning for real gemstones in an authentic, working mining sluice
- * From 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. The CW at WWHO 53 Kids Corner will let kids design their own luggage tags,
enjoy activities, mascots, and giveaways
- * Back by popular demand, the Marmon Valley Farm Stick Horse Rodeo at 2 p.m. pits pint-sized pony riders
against one another in a fun test of speed and agility
For more information on Kids Day at the AAA Great Vacations EXPO, please visit www.AAAGreatVacations.com. Tickets will be available for purchase at all AAA Ohio Auto Club stores beginning in December.
Enter the Giveaway!
I’ve got two family 4-packs of tickets to attend the AAA Great Vacations EXPO Kids Day to give away today! (Each prize pack includes admission tickets for family of 4 to the EXPO). If you live near Columbus, Ohio and would like to enjoy a fun filled day at the EXPO, please leave a comment letting me know what you like best about the show Ni Hao Kai Lan :)
*HURRY* This giveaway ends TONIGHT at 11:59pm PST!!
Thank you to AAA Great Vacations for sponsoring this giveaway. No compensation was received for this post. Giveaway ends at 11:59pm on 12/7/10. Winner will be chosen randomly using the “and the Winner is…” WordPress plugin from the comment entries left here. Winner has 24 hours to respond to the winner’s announcement or another winner will be chosen.