For too long, UBC has been run by adults. It’s time for kids to rule at this fun-filled arts festival for kids and families. Celebrate Family Day weekend by bringing your
For too long, UBC has been run by adults. It’s time for kids to rule at this fun-filled arts festival for kids and families.
Celebrate Family Day weekend by bringing your entire family to UBC on Sunday, February 11. Kids and youth will take on adult-sized roles, working alongside staff and volunteers to participate and promote arts and culture at UBC. Takeover Day, first launched in the UK, is a celebration of children and young people’s contributions to museums, galleries, arts organizations, archives and heritage sites.
- Old Auditorium: Meet Cinderella and Friends for a taste of Opera, stage tours, costumes, and make-up (11am-12pm)
- Museum of Anthropology: Takeover Day with youth-led arts, dance, tours, featuring the Zhambai Trio musicians! (12-5pm)
- Frederic Wood Theatre: Th’owxiya: The Hungry Feast Dish by Joseph A. Dandurand (1-2:15pm)
- Belkin Art Gallery: Poem power — for mighty kids who want to change the world! (1-3pm)
Kid-friendly food trucks, photobooths, Thunderbird marching band, crafts, prizes and more!
There are two types of tickets available: family and individual passes. Each family pass comes with 2 adult and 2 kids (under 12) all access passes and a $10 food voucher. Tickets are limited so purchase yours now and RSVP on Facebook.
(Sunday) 11:00 pm - 5:00 pm