| Charms of Enchantment
Step back into medieval days of old by creating a mystical potion necklace, a hypnotizing marble gem ring, and a spell book for crafting magical mischief. Stop by Camp TNOTS and try your hand at some Rockin’ Art. R&B by Bump City
July 3 | Ol’ Fashioned Fun
Celebrate our country’s birthday with retro toys: Stamp a colorful marble bag and fill it with marbles, make a Catch-It Cone, and a patriotic pinwheel. New: Washi World at Camp TNOTS. Country by Jacob Nelson & The Tone Wranglers.
July 10 | Art Attack
Use shaving cream and paint to create a cool picture frame, a crayon candle, and a glass tile mosaic. Artfully dress a furry friend and join the Pawcasso Pooch Parade (prizes awarded). Explore Washi World. Stroll to Legacy Commons for the all new ARTown Fusion Exhibit, 6-8 pm. Swing by Phat Cat Swinger.
July 17 | All Fired Up
Don’t miss this explosive night! Sculpt a clay volcano and take home a recipe to make it erupt, craft a firework sparkler that never burns out, and a turn a ‘dangerous’ stick of dynamite into a piggy bank. Paint some Rockin’ Art. R&B by The Ambassadors of Soul.
July 24 | Truffalooza
Kids will love paying tribute to The Lorax™ when they craft a fuzzy dress-up mustache, a fluffy Truffula Tree, and a Barbaloot Bear. Discover what’s new at Washi World. R&B by Lorena Mackey & The Hi-Lites.
July 31 | Totally Turtles … Dude
Calling all Dudes and Dudettes to unite in making totally awesome turtle gear! String together colorful turtle beads and make a stylish bracelet, craft a pet rock turtle, and create a mixed media piece of turtle art. Journey over to Washi World. Motown by Frank Graves.
August 7 | Dec the Walls
Time for some new décor? Kids can make a personalized ribbon photo board and collage their initial to hang on the wall, design a pocket mirror, and create some Rockin’ Art at Camp TNOTS. Wander over to Legacy Commons for a second showing of the ARTown Fusion exhibit featuring local artists, 6-8 pm. R&B by Tesserae.
August 14 | Scares on the Square
Kids don’t have to wait until All Hallows Eve to dress in costume! Come join the fun, wear your costume and play the Musical Monsters game, create your very own mini-mummy, a vampire lollipop, and a creepy pinecone spider. Rockin’ Art at Camp TNOTS. Latin Rock by Boulevard Knights.
Free Parking. Handicapped Accessible. Pets are not permitted except service dogs and dogs at Prehistoric Pooches event on July 18. No bicycles, skateboards, skates or roller blades permitted. Children age 12 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Alcohol is not allowed.
Getting to Thursday Night on the Square:
From the Antelope Valley Freeway (SR14), exit at Palmdale Blvd.; turn east. Take Palmdale Blvd. to Sierra Hwy.; turn south. At Avenue Q-11, turn east. Parking is available along Avenue Q-11, Q-10, Q-9 and 9th Street East. Limited parking is available at Palmdale City Library accessible from Palmdale Blvd. just east of Sierra Hwy.
Back by popular demand:
Get caught green-handed! One lucky person caught disposing of trash in the correct container will win a backpack courtesy of Waste Management.
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