Activities for families and kids on the prairie.
Hands-on Projects to Make & Create
Ceramic projects and demonstration
2 Hands Urban Farm & Garden Program
Start your own organic vegetable garden in a biodegradable “Earth Pot”
Sprouting: grow a garden salad in 3-5 days!
Make your own birdseed filled confetti eggs: Feed the birds while ambushing your loved ones . Wildflower seed bombs (water balloons)
Inc. with Michelle Long
Crafts projects from recyclables. Recycled/found art sculpture projects.
Log Cabin Village
Pioneer children’s toys. Make your own paper flowers! Authentic period costumes, demonstrations. Prairie life, Dutch oven cooking, & homesteading skills
Log Cabin Village is a 19th century living history museum here in Fort Worth devoted to the preservation of Texas heritage. The Village educates the public through the collection, preservation and interpretation of artifacts, representative structures, and other items of social and cultural significance to Texas’ pioneer era (1840-1890).
Roving Costumed Performers & Puppeteers
Mr. Mark: Puppet Show
“Do What You Can With What You Got” : Puppets made with recycled materials
Roving performers & stilt walkers
Commedia dell’Arte on the Prairie! Roving costumed puppeteers with giant puppets
Alice Barrientez, FWISD
American Indian Education Liaison Program. Information (in traditional tribal regalia)
Play Games, Sing & Dance, Stretch & Relax
Maypole dance : Celebrate Springtime on the Prairie!
Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Little House on the Prairie. Children’s prairie folk songs & toys with period, costumed performers on guitar, fiddle & dulcimer.
Find out which prairie plants are making you itch using Acupressure & Bio‐energetic testing
City of Fort Worth Neighborhood Education
Tree sapling giveaway & other goodies, recycling game & demonstration
”Kid‐Central” Park Playground
Plains Indian TiPi; Test your skills on the rope bridge; Park your bike in the bike corral
Kick back & relax in the shade on the many straw bales throughout PrairieLand.
Take one home for your garden for $6.00!
Look, Listen, Learn (& Taste, Too!)
Marvin Glasgow Horseshoe Bend Knappers
Arrowhead making, flint knapping, jewelry & lore
Prairie folk art basket weaving
Native American Grasses throughout Prairieland
Popcorn, organic fruit & juices & water
(Suggested donation 2 for $1)
Tibetan Prayer Flags (Prairie Land entrance and throughout) When hanging Prayer Flags, we create the intention of more kindness for ourselves and for all beings. As they wave in the wind, Prayer Flags lift up and carry our wishes for compassion, peace & healing throughout the world. Namaste.
To all the volunteers
Bamboo Builder’s Supply