Sat May 28, 10:00 AM - Mon May 30, 5:00 PM

2450 Grant St.

Mt. Diablo High School, Concord, CA 94520

Community: Albany


31st Bay Area KidFest on the May 28-30, 2022 Memorial Day Weekend is back as one of the Bay Area's favorite family events.

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31st Bay Area KidFest on the May 28-30 Memorial Day Weekend is one of the Bay Area's longest-running family events and features three days of jam-packed entertainment, activities, food and fun in Downtown Concord.

KidFest offers an all-day, all-rides wristband to be used on 15 thrilling rides for kids of all ages, including Waterballerz, Dragon Wagon roller coaster, Bungy Spider Jump, Ferris wheel, Spider Mountain, giant slide, petting zoo, pony rides, Stars 'n Stripes train, Zippy Pets, jeeps, bumper cars and more rides.

This special KidFest offer for rides wristband is good for 1 person on 1 day AND admission for 1 person.

This special, limited time offer ENDS WEDNESDAY, MAY 25, at 11 p.m. Each purchase includes 1 admission ticket AND 1 all-rides wristband for $30, a savings of 20% off the price at KidFest. Ride wristbands, ride tickets and admission tickets are also all sold at KidFest each day beginning at 9:30 a.m.

In a spacious outdoor setting at Mt. Diablo High School, KidFest features free non-stop entertainment on the Main Stage, meet and greets in the Stanford Children's Health KidFest Marketplace Pavilion with PAW Patrol stars Chase and Skye, Curious George, enjoy the thrilling Nerveless Nocks Legendary All American Thrill and Stunt Show from Florida, vist Bugs Galore and More all day to see reptiles and bugs up close, explore Kid's Town America and many more attractions.

There are dozens of other free kid’s activities including balloon hats and animals, spin art, keepsake handprints, slides, crawls, kiddie golf, soccer and much more included in the low admission price.

There's an eclectic Food Court, arts and crafts and exhibitor booths in the KidFest Marketplace.

For the 11th year, KidFest presents a special Memorial Day ceremony at noon Monday, May 30, with the 19-time World Champion Concord Blue Devils C Drum and Bugle Corps, Mt. Diablo High School Jr. ROTC color guard and music honoring America's service people past and present.

Admission tickets, ride wristbands and ride tickets go on sale each day at KidFest starting at 9:30 a.m. Admission is just $7 with a donation of canned food to the Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano or $8 without donation to the Food Bank. Babies under 24 months and seniors 65+ are free.

Proceeds from Bay Area KidFest benefit local educational, health and sports groups. KidFest continues for the 24th year as one of the major annual donor events for the Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano.

KidFest is open 10 am - 6 pm on Saturday and Sunday, and 10 am - 5 pm on Memorial Day Monday. KidFest is held at Mt. Diablo High School, 2450 Grant St. in downtown Concord just off Highway 242.

On-site vehicle parking is $5 with plenty of free street parking around the site also available.

Bay Area Festivals is also presenting in 2022: Contra Costa Con 4 (July17 in Concord), free Bay Area Kids' Book Fairs (Oct. 8 in Silicon Valley and Oct. 9 in East Bay), free Walnut Creek Oktoberfest (Oct. 15), Tri-Valley Halloween (Oct. 30 in Dublin) and free Super Holiday Boutique (Dec. 3 in Pleasant Hill and Dec. 4 in Concord).

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