|McDonald's Houston Children's Festival - April 1-2|
Tickets are currently on sale for the 29th Annual McDonald’s Houston Children’s Festival, returning to downtown Houston April 1-2. This year, the festival is proud to announce its new website. Visit www.houstonchildrensfestival.com to purchase your tickets, and online buyers will receive a $2 discount off the regular ticket price of $12. The upgraded website provides more detail regarding the entertainment schedule, games and interactive activities, food and beverage as well as information on Child Advocates, the beneficiary of the festival.
This year’s festival will also feature the three-time nominee for the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Award “Favorite TV actor,” Jack Griffo. Known for starring in the Nickelodeon series The Thundermans, where he plays Max Thunderman, the twin brother who strives to become a supervillain. Griffo first made appearances as an extra in 2011 on the television series Kickin' It and Bucket & Skinner's Epic Adventures. He followed-up with several guest appearances on television series such as See Dad Run and Jessie.
Griffo will be at the festival on Sunday, April 2, in the McDonald’s Dream Discovery Zone located in Sam Houston Park. He will appear on the McDonald’s stage from 1:30 – 3:00 pm for two public Q&A sessions, as well a public autograph session where general admission ticket buyers will have the opportunity to receive an autographed photo. To enhance your experience, the festival will offer a limited number of “Backstage Passes” that will allow you to “go backstage” to meet and take a photo with Griffo. These Backstage Passes will go on sale at 10:00 am Wednesday, February 8, 2017, online at www.houstonchildrensfestival.com.
Festival Director Tony Terwilliger said, “We are proud to announce our featured celebrity Jack Griffo, and we encourage everyone to visit our new website to see all the exciting activities that we have planned for year’s event. Buy your tickets now, and get ready for a weekend full of family fun!”