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Posted on: September 22, 2023

Activities for the Whole Family All Day Saturday, Oct. 14

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Excitement fills the air as the Downtown Garland Square comes alive with the vibrant rhythms of live music and fun activities for the whole family from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14.

The Grand Opening day’s schedule is packed with exciting activities for everyone! Enjoy live music on two stages, thrilling demonstrations, as well as a variety of games, kid-friendly activities and free entertainment that will enthrall the whole family. 

As the sun sets, prepare to be wowed by a mesmerizing drone light show illuminating the night sky and a special appearance from the one and only LeAnn Rimes. Best of all, this celebration is entirely free for everyone to enjoy! View the entire list of activities below.

  • Live Music
  • Kids’ Activities
    • Storytimes in English and Spanish
    • Sack Races
    • Yoga
    • Three-Legged Race
    • Tug of War
    • Hula-Hoop Contest
    • Puppet Show
    • Lawn Games – Connect Four, Chess, Jenga and Checkers
    • Cornhole Tournament
    • Gaga Pit
  • Pro BMX Riders
  • Golf Simulator
  • Remote-Control Cars
  • Pro Bass Anglers
  • Community Mural
  • Pro Skateboarders
  • Chef Cooking Demonstration
  • Live Demonstrations
  • Square of Change Exhibit
  • Scavenger Hunt
  • And More!

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