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KidFest

 

May 6th 2022

5:00pm – 8:00pm

KidFest is the largest fundraising event for the Windermere PTO!!!


Unlimited Wrist Bands & Individual Game/Raffle Tickets

Reserve your wristbands and tickets now through May 1st!

ORDER TICKETS AND WRISTBANDS HERE

NEW this year $25 unlimited activities wrist bands will be available. Help Windermere meet our fundraising goals while kids get to have “unlimited” fun at KidsFest. Wristbands on sale now for $25 or $30 the night of Kidfest.

If you buy a wrist band you will also receive 10 free tickets, which can be used for the raffle baskets or Hawk Snack Shack.

Individual tickets can be purchased online and the night of the event in quantities of 10.  Games take between 2-6 tickets.  10 tickets should cover 3-4 games. 20 tickets would get you 6-8 games.

Activities:

  • NINJA COURSE
  • CARNIVAL GAMES
  • DUNK TANK
  • RAFFLE BASKETS
  • FACE PAINTING
  • DJ HEMMELGARN
  • TAKE THE CAKE
  • SILENT AUCTION
  • HAWKS SNACK SHACK

Food Trucks:

  • SCHMIDT’S SAUSAGE TRUCK
  • JD’S FARMHOUSE AND CREAMERY
  • DOUBLE DOWN HOT DOGS
  • KONA ICE

Tie-Dye your own Hawkie!!!

Pre-Order your t-shirt. When you get to KidFest, we will have your shirt(s) ready for you at the Tie-Dye Station. Choose from three different designs!

ALL ORDERS MUST BE SUBMITTED BY APRIL 26th

PRE-ORDER YOUR SHIRTS HERE


Sponsors & Silent Auction:

This year, look for our sponsors’ table! These businesses donated at the maximum levels to support KidsFest and our PTO events throughout the year. We also greatly appreciate local businesses who gave items for our Silent Auction baskets! The silent auction will be open at 5pm for bidding and it will close at 7:30pm, with checkout immediately following. Cash, Check, and Credit will be accepted.

KidsFest is PTO’s biggest fundraiser of the year! Sponsorships and Silent Auction contributions are greatly appreciated will be accepted until April 24th.


Grade Level Raffle Baskets:

One of the highlights of this fun, family event are the GIANT raffle baskets! This exciting tradition is always eagerly anticipated and a great fund-raiser! Please click on the provided link to view your child(ren)’s grade basket theme and consider donating. During the week of Kid Fest, these huge baskets will be displayed in the school lobby. Students can choose to fill the raffle boxes with tickets in hopes of winning their favorite themed basket!

Kindergarten – “Arts & Crafts”: Sign Up to Donate Items

First Grade – “Summer Vacation”: Sign Up to Donate Items

Second Grade – “Ohio State & Upper Arlington Super Fan”: Sign Up to Donate Items

Third Grade – “STEM Basket”: Sign Up to Donate Items

Fourth Grade – “Gift Cards Galore”: Sign Up to Donate Items

Fifth Grade – “Outdoor Adventure”: Sign Up to Donate Items

Please send all items and donations (labeled with your child’s name and grade) by APRIL 22th. Winners of the raffle baskets will be announced at 7:45pm by DJ Hemmelgarn.

Questions? Contact Maggie Huppi or Sophia Shen


Take the Cake:

Kidfest Cake ContestWe are in need of cakes, plates of cookies/brownies/cup-cakes and other tasty treats for our Take the Cake baked good palooza! Treats can be dropped off on Thursday (5/5) or

Friday (5/6) from 8am – 9am in the Eyrie (1st floor central open space).

SIGN UP TO DONATE HERE

If your treat is nut or allergen free please label it as such.

Questions? Contact Melissa Babcock


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!

Set-up (1:30-4:30 p.m.)   Shift 1 (4:45-6:30 p.m.)   Shift 2 (6:15-8:00 p.m.)   Clean-up (8:00-9:00 p.m.)

Each year it takes the support of 100+ volunteers to make KidsFest happen. Please consider volunteering for a shift and invite your friends and older children to volunteer as well. Service Hours are awarded for Middle Schoolers and High Schoolers.

Please select the area and time slot in which you would like to volunteer.

Sign Up to be a KidFest Volunteer


IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER!

  • Friday, April 22: Grade level raffle donations due.
  • April 1 – May 1st: Reserve your Unlimited wristbands and individual tickets on the Windermere PTO website. Wristbands and tickets will be sent home in your child’s backpack before the event.
  • May 2nd – May 6: KidFest Wristbands and game/raffle basket tickets on sale during lunch 11:05 a.m.-12:05 p.m.
  • Wednesday, May 6th: Last day to purchase discounted tickets during lunch.
    • Note: Cash, check, or credit for tickets at school sale and night of the event. Tickets night of the event are 2 for $1 and wristbands for $30.

KidFest Ticket & Wristband Order Form

KidFest Parent Volunteers

KidFest Student Vounteers

 

KidFest Chairperson(s): Kate Bunnell McLean or Andi Hickman

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