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2008 Tribeca Film Festival Family Street Fair

The annual Family Street Fair, presented on May 3 by American Express, will offer a day of family fun and lively entertainment, including performers, dancers, stilt walker, face painters, and more. The Street Fair runs from 10am-6pm and is located on Greenwich Street from Hubert to Duane Streets.
STREET FAIR
Saturday, May 3
10:00 am-6:00 pm

 

Greenwich Street between Hubert and Duane Streets
Free and Open to the Public

 

The Tribeca Family Festival once again invites you to the ultimate street fair and family celebration, in which a dazzling array of activities and performances unfold over a seven-block stretch of Greenwich Street from Hubert to Duane Street. Come meander through the heart of Tribeca as local schools, merchants, restaurants, and civic organizations join together for this all-day, family-friendly celebration.

 

Enjoy special performances on boulevard stages and throughout the neighborhood streets, along with surprise appearances by some of your favorite characters from movies, books, and television. The Festival Main Stage will feature professional acts of Broadway performers along with emerging talent from right here in Tribeca. Greenwich Street will be transformed into a grand promenade of tents, where local restaurants and merchants will offer Tribeca’s finest foods, refreshments, and merchandise.

 

Local schools will sponsor a variety of fundraising activities, from Chinese calligraphy to creating spin art. There will be games, storytelling, puppet shows, face painting, free screenings, and much more.

 

Compete against “chess masters” from the Chess in the Schools program, peruse the Scholastic Store, or fly a kite in the Kite Garden. It’s a great time to take to the streets of the neighborhood, so bring your friends and family and join us for a special day of fun at the Tribeca Family Festival Street Fair.

Activities and performances begin at 10:00 am and run throughout the day until 6:00 pm.

Street Fair Activities

» Download the 2008 Street Map and Performance Schedule

 

Disc Jockey/Emcee Arts & Crafts Bubble Garden
Professional Entertainers Free Screenings Puppet Shows
Kite Flying Face Painting Street Performers
Neighborhood Food and Merchant Tents The Scholastic Store Special Character "Meet and Greets"
Local School/Church/Community Acts And Much More!  

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