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WGBY Kids Fan Day

2018 WGBY Kids Fan Day at the BBall Hall of Fame, Springfield

“It’s Like a Comic Book Convention for PBS KIDS”

What child doesn't love PBS KIDS shows and characters?! Come out to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield on Saturday, Nov. 3 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. for a day of PBS KIDS fun with live character visits from Curious George and Daniel Tiger along with the Springfield Museums’ The Cat in the Hat.

It’s like a comic book convention for PBS Kids, with everything from PBS KIDS-themed costumes and activities to live music and children’s books and art. Proceeds benefit educational public television in western New England. Each ticket comes with a free kid-sized iced cream courtesy of Friendly's. Get Tickets »

Children and families can play and learn with PBS Kids-themed activity stations hosted by a dozen education-focused community partners. The stations might include arts, crafts, interactive games, or musical explorations. See a List of Fan Day Activities »

Get ready to meet, hug, and take photos with PBS KIDS characters Curious George and Daniel Tiger along with the Springfield Museums’ The Cat in the Hat. Tell Your Friends on Facebook »

See original drawings from some of the best storytellers in children's literature. Odyssey Bookshop and R. Michelson Galleries present children's literature and illustrations. Plus, meet local children’s writer Lisa Yee of the DC Super Hero Girls middle grade novel series, Harley Quinn at Super Hero High, and American Girl's Girl of the Year books. Download an Event Flyer (PDF) »

CURIOUS GEORGE is a production of Imagine, WGBH, and Universal. Curious George and related characters, created by Margret and H.A. Rey, are copyrighted and trademarked by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company and used under license; DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD © 2015 The Fred Rogers Company; SUPER WHY! © 2015 Out the Blue Enterprises LLC.; THE CAT IN THE HAT KNOWS A LOT ABOUT THAT! © 2015, CITH Productions Inc.and Red Hat Animation Ltd. Underlying characters © 1957, 1985 Dr. Suess Enterprises LP.