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Learn, explore + play together!

Join us March 2-3, 2019 for the annual Madison Kids Expo at the Alliant Energy Center.

Get information and samples for everything kid-related - such as toys and games, sports and fitness, learning devices, safety products, health and nutrition, pediatricians, martial arts, dancing, day cares, schools, natural products, activity equipment, camps and much more for kids of all ages.

Frozen Bounce House (Fun Play Inflatables)

Open all day Saturday + Sunday

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The Frozen Bounce House includes five characters that are incredibly popular with kids today – adventurous and fearless Anna, her older but mysterious sister Elsa, adventurous mountain man Kristoff, his ever loyal reindeer Sven and the goofy Olaf. Frozen inflatable is a 3D bouncy house that offers endless hours of activity.

Please note that all children playing on the inflatables must have a completed waiver. You can fill it out ahead of time to save time at the expo. Just download using the link to the left, print it & bring it with you!

Go Diego Go (Fun Play Inflatables)

Open all day Saturday + Sunday

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Go Diego, Go! Diego is always off having fun on adventures and now with this combo bounce house rental your child can have one in their own back yard. Jump and shoot hoops around the large bounce area, climb through the mini obstacle course of logs and pop-ups, and down the slide.

Please note that all children playing on the inflatables must have a completed waiver. You can fill it out ahead of time to save time at the expo. Just download using the link to the left, print it & bring it with you!

Rainbow Slide (Fun Play Inflatables)

Open all day Saturday + Sunday

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Our 16 feet Rainbow Slide is a dry slide making it perfect for any indoor event. The wet/dry slide allows riders to climb 16 feet and slide down safely. Kids climb up using a left-side climb to the "non-bouncing top" and then slide down into the splash landing area. Bright and vivid colors fit into any celebration theme!

Please note that all children playing on the inflatables must have a completed waiver. You can fill it out ahead of time to save time at the expo. Just download using the link to the left, print it & bring it with you!

My Little Farm – Toddler Play (Fun Play Inflatables)

Open all day Saturday + Sunday

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This amazing toddler bounce house guarantees hours of education entertainment for any toddler, and offers mesh sides for easy viewing of all the fun. My Little Farm is designed to entertain toddlers in an adorable farm setting. This game offers a small climb and slide and several 3D animals and structures, such as a dog, horse, chickens, hay stock and a cactus.

Please note that all children playing on the inflatables must have a completed waiver. You can fill it out ahead of time to save time at the expo. Just download using the link to the left, print it & bring it with you!

Caricature Expressive Portraits

Open all day Saturday + Sunday
$5 per portrait

Hand-drawn, expressive portraits completed on custom paper to commemorate your family fun at the Kids Expo!

Boulders Climbing Gym

Open all day Saturday + Sunday

Come join Boulders Climbing Gym's portable wall at the Kids Expo. It provides a fun, unique feature for this event.

Madison International Speedway NASCAR Fun

Open all day Saturday + Sunday

See NASCAR race cars up close and even meet some of the drivers from Madison International Speedway.

Left Turn Only Maze

Open all day Saturday + Sunday

Presented By Madison Challenge Course

The LTO (or Left Turn Only) maze is constructed on a 30'x 40' plastic tarp duct tape was used to replicate city streets. The object is to get from home base to the store without making any right hand turns and without moving in reverse.

The maze and its construction is perfect for wheel chair bound participants as long as the indoor surface is wooden (gym floor) or concrete. Groups of up to 25 can fit on the same maze.

Face Painting 

Open all day Saturday + Sunday
$5-$10, based on selected design

Presented by Life's A Party Face Painting

Life’s a Party-Face Painting provides professional face painting, special effects makeup, glitter tattoos, hair tinsel, henna and air brush tattoos. Adding color and sparkle to any event.

Rainbow Play Systems Playground

Open all day Saturday + Sunday

Presented by Rainbow Play Systems of southern Wisconsin

Climb, swing and slide your way around this fun indoor playground, courtesy of Rainbow Play Systems of southern Wisconsin. Rainbow Play Systems has been helping families make childhood memories for over 30 years.

Tiki Shots Photo Booth

Open all day Saturday + Sunday

Presented by Amy & Richard 'Skeeter' Stull

Each group takes home one fun print out of the pictures they created.  We look forward to meeting all of the energetic, fun and creative Kid Expo attenders!

Town of Madison Fire Department

Open all day Saturday + Sunday

Presented by Town of Madison Fire Department

Town of Madison will be on-site with a fire truck, conducting tours within the vehicle. Kids can also pick up educational material about home and fire safety!

Zoo-to-You Program 

Open all day Saturday + Sunday

Presented by Henry Vilas Zoo

Get up close and personal with live animals from the Henry Vilas Zoo!  Come and enjoy a meet and greet educational and fun program about these amazing creatures! Some of our animals may be available for guests to gently touch.

The program is presented by members of the Education Department at the Henry Vilas Zoo. At the Vilas Zoo, we're committed to conservation and education. Come check out our exhibit booth while you're here!

Main Stage

Our Main Stage offers a variety of demonstrations and performances on Saturday and Sunday:

Saturday

11:15 am - 12:00 pm

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Dance School Performance

Presented by TUTU School Sun Prairie

Join Tutu School Sun Prairie and experience the creative and imaginative activities involved in a typical ballet class at our school. Reach for a rainbow as we stretch our legs, blast-off like a rocket ship as we jump through the air and twirl like a swan or sugar plum fairy. Appropriate for ages 18 months to 8 years old.

12:15 - 1:00 pm

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Kicks Unlimited Demonstration

Presented by Kicks Unlimited

Join award-winning Kicks Unlimited as their students demonstrate a variety of martial arts techniques, from flashy movie-style moves to effective self-defense. We'll even invite audience members to participate in a short, beginner class!
Our demo today and our karate classes are about giving children quality time where they can be kids, which includes laughing, playing, exploring and learning some really COOL things about martial arts.

1:15 - 2:00 pm

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2:15 - 3:00 pm

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Dance School Performance

Presented by Kehl's School of Dance

Join Kehl School of Dance and some of our competition students for some dancing fun! Watch jazz, hip hop, musical theatre, tap and more! After the dance performance, learn a dance up on the main stage with some Kehl dancers.

Sunday

11:15 am - 12:00 pm

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Kicks Unlimited Demonstration

Presented by Kicks Unlimited

Join award-winning Kicks Unlimited as their students demonstrate a variety of martial arts techniques, from flashy movie-style moves to effective self-defense. We'll even invite audience members to participate in a short, beginner class!
Our demo today and our karate classes are about giving children quality time where they can be kids, which includes laughing, playing, exploring and learning some really COOL things about martial arts.

12:15 - 1:00 pm

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Dance School Performance

Presented by Trinity Irish Dancers

Trinity opened its doors in 1982 and quickly became one of the most recognized and progressive Irish dance schools in the world. Trinity was created on the premise of a tri-fold philosophy of teaching our students about performance, competition, and teamwork. Join Madison’s own Trinity Irish Dancers for a full Academy performance showcasing the rhythmic, thunderous hard shoe dances and graceful, intricate soft shoe.

1:15 - 2:00 pm

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Dance School Performance

Presented by Kehl's School of Dance

Join Kehl School of Dance and some of our competition students for some dancing fun! Watch jazz, hip hop, musical theatre, tap and more! After the dance performance, learn a dance up on the main stage with some Kehl dancers.

2:15 - 3:00 pm

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Dance School Performance

Presented by Ballet Folklorico Mexico de Carlos y Sonya Avila

This program uses cultural dances and music of Mexico, which not only enriches this culture, but the youth and adults are exposed to a positive good amount of exercise, which keeps them mentally and physically healthy.


Venue: Alliant Energy Center

1919 Alliant Energy Center Way, Madison, WI 53713


Accommodations

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Hilton Madison Monona Terrace

Group Name: Nei Turner Media- Kids Expo
Group Code: KIDS
Cut Off Date: Friday, February 22, 2019

To make reservations, call 1-877-510-7465 or 414-935-5941
or click here