Playhouse BuildFest 2017

10-2, Saturday, April 8 at Watauga High School (300 Go Pioneers Drive, Boone, NC 28607)

FREE Admission! Food for sale!

Don't miss the Giant Cardboard City! Building with PVC Pipes! Physics Show! Chemistry Experiments! Sensory Explorations! Seed Planting! Wacky Vehicle Races

buildfest2017Presented by The Children’s Playhouse and the North Carolina Science Festival, Playhouse BuildFest will be held from 10 am-2 pm on Saturday, April 8 at Watauga High School. There will be a special “soft open” from 9 am to 10 am for kids with special needs.

This FREE event features hands-on STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) activities for kids aged 2-12. There will be all ages activities as well as activities specifically designed for preschool, grades K-3, and grades 4-6. Last year's BuildFest was enjoyed by 1200 adults and kids and featured 40 hands-on activities and a live physics and chemistry show.

Sponsored by Orthodontists and Pediatric Dentists Drs. Mayhew, Scheffler, Conn, & Hardaway,
the North Carolina Science Festival,
Boone Drug, ECRS, Mast General Store, Harmony Center for Women’s Health


A True Community Effort

Many strands of the High Country come together to create Playhouse BuildFest. See below to see how you can be a part of it, as a sponsor, activity partner, or a volunteer.