Embrace Your Inner Child at Springs Preserve’s Sixth Annual Día del Niño Event April 30

Embrace Your Inner Child at Springs Preserve’s Sixth Annual Día del Niño Event April 30
A long-cherished celebration comes to life Saturday, April 30, as the Springs Preserve hosts its annual Día del Niño (“Children’s Day”) event. Celebrated worldwide at various times throughout the year, notably in countries such as Mexico, Día del Niño is all about the little ones. 

Girl eating Snow Cone at Día del Niño
Girl eating Snow Cone at Día del Niño

The family-friendly celebration will feature an exhibit of art by internationally-renown Latino artists, as well as art workshops, cooking demonstrations, and live music and entertainment on two stages.

Children dancing on stage at Springs Preserve’s Día del Niño
Children dancing on stage at Springs Preserve’s Día del Niño

A petting zoo and face painting, along with magicians and plenty of great food, also are planned.

Clown painting girl's face at Springs Preserve’s Día del Niño
Clown painting girl’s face at Springs Preserve’s Día del Niño

The Springs Preserve Día del Niño event is made possible in part by generous support Station Casinos, Smith’s Food & Drug, and Telemundo. For more information about this and other Springs Preserve special events and programs, visit springspreserve.org.

 

Clown painting girl's face at Springs Preserve’s Día del Niño
Clown painting girl’s face at Springs Preserve’s Día del Niño

Located just three miles from the famed Las Vegas Strip, the Springs Preserve is an award-winning 180-acre family destination dedicated to exploring green-living, desert life, and Las Vegas’ vibrant history through botanical gardens, interactive science and nature exhibits, animal shows, and trails offering hiking, biking, train rides and more.

Dancers on young singer on Main Stage
Dancers on young singer on Main Stage

Indoor experiences include exhibition galleries dedicated to showcasing art and traveling exhibitions of local and national significance, hands-on learning centers, gift shop, Divine Cafe and Nevada State Museum.

Muchkinland kids on stage at Springs Preserve’s Día del Niño
Muchkinland kids on stage at Springs Preserve’s Día del Niño

The Preserve hosts seasonal special events including concerts, arts shows and holiday experiences. Plan your visit at springspreserve.org, “like” us on Facebook, and get instant updates on #springspreserve via Twitter.

Hours of Operation – Spring/Summer Hours: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., seven days a week; hours vary for classes and special events. Gardens and trails close at 4 p.m. or dusk (whichever comes first). The Springs Preserve is located at 333 South Valley View Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89107.

WHERE: Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd., (Meadows Ln. Between Alta Dr. and U.S. 95)

WHEN: Saturday, April 30, 12 – 5 p.m.

ADMISSION: Admission is $6; children ages 2 and under are admitted free. Advance tickets are available at the Springs Preserve box office and at springspreserve.org.

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