Family Fun Night will once again transform Beechwood Road and Bank Street into a carnival-themed kid zone from 4-8pm on Thursday, June 13. Special thanks to Lois Schneider Realtor, our Major Sponsor, for making this fun evening possible! See you (and the whole family) in Summit!
There will be a main stage at the top of Beechwood Road near Springfield Avenue with acrobats, a live animal show, a magic show, and live music! The Bank Street Parking Lot will be Healthy Kids’ Corner, hosted by the Summit YMCA with tons of fun games and activities for the kids. Bank Street will be the Food and Game Truck Alley. The regular Thursday night Summit Street Sounds will provide live music throughout downtown, too. See below for a full list of activities.
Main Stage Schedule*
Located at intersection of Beechwood Rd and Springfield Ave.
4:00-4:45pm – Li Liu, Chinese Acrobatics
4:45-5:00pm – Free mini Zumba class, courtesy of the Summit YMCA
5:00-5:45pm – Live animals from Rizzo’s Wildlife World
6:00-6:45pm – Mr. Magico
7:10-8:00pm – World of Rock Trio
Thank You to Our Sponsors!
Major Sponsor – Lois Schneider Realtor
Stop by their booth for beach balls and some awesome balloon art from Shawn Yaney.
Supporting Sponsor – Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child
Oak Knoll is also our popcorn sponsor! Visit them for a free cone of popcorn.
Free Activities + Participating Downtown Businesses*
Brain Balance – Face in hole, corn toss, giveaways
Brownie Points Bakery – Free mini cupcakes
Caricaturist – Artist Ed Giordano is back drawing caricatures for free
Color Me Mine – Details coming soon
Excel Orthopedic Physical Therapy – Bubbles, chalk, giveaways, and games
Kidville – Craft table and a prize drawing for 2 months of unlimited membership to Kidville.
Krazy Kevin – Our juggling, unicycling acrobat is back and will be strolling through the crowds
Made with Clay – Clay hand building projects for ages 3-15
My Super Foods – Samples of their Super Food Snacks
Paper Source – Kids paper crafts
Photo booth – Step into our photo booth for a snapshot to remember the evening
Robot Revolution – Hands-on robotics demos and building
The Writers Circle – Writing games, including Add-a-Line easel, prompts, Story Magic cards, Plotfoolery board game
*Activities subject to change
Summit YMCA Healthy Kids Corner (Bank Street Parking Lot)
The YMCA’s Healthy Kids Corner is a free event for all kids and families. Our goal is to get kids more active and engaged in learning through healthy eating habits and a more active lifestyle.
At the YMCA Healthy Kids Corner you will find carnival games, arts and crafts, Family Zumba, fitness activities, healthy snack ideas, pool safety tips, area health vendors and much more!
Food and Game Truck Alley (Bank Street)
Mobile X Gaming is bringing the ultimate gaming experience to Summit! Enjoy a variety of top games including a state-of-the-art driving simulator on Bank Street.
Food Trucks (food for sale)
Kona Ice – Shave ice that you put your own flavors on (as many as you want!)
Kürly Kurtősh – Hungarian chimney cakes (sweet pastry with a crispy, flavored outside and a soft, fluffy inside)
Lizzmonade – handcrafted lemonades with fresh fruit
Mexican Spice – Authentic Mexican food to go
Playa Bowls – healthy fruit bowls with delicious toppings
Pizza Vita – Pizzas made to order in a wood-burning oven
Smoothie King – Smoothie samples
Summit Street Sounds
Looking for something else to do downtown on Thursday? Summit Street Sounds features live music downtown from 5-8pm every Thursday through the end of June! Enjoy a meal at one of Summit’s many outdoor cafes, listen to some great live music, and shop at the downtown businesses, some of which will be open late. See you in Summit!
Summit Downtown, Inc. is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the on-going development and promotion of the business community in downtown Summit, NJ.