Beginning at 2pm on Saturday, September 10, every corner of The Wallis’ campus will come alive with music, dancing, roving theater performances, comedy and a dance party at dusk featuring an eclectic mix of music to end the night. Continuing the celebration on Sunday, September 11 at 10am, The Wallis will offer entertainment and activities geared towards families, including hands-on classes for all ages, storytelling, games, family-friendly music and more. Sunday will also mark the return of Debbie Allen’s popular Dance Sundays series where she will teach a free outdoor salsa class. Dance Sundays will continue every second Sunday of the month throughout the season.
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING INFORMATION
Parking Information: A special discounted rate of $6 for both Saturday, September 10 and Sunday, September 11 will be offered at the 450 N. Crescent Drive Parking Structure. Additional parking information can be found at: TheWallis.org/directionsandparking. No valet parking will be provided during WelcomeFest.
Bus Route Information: Getting to the Wallis by bus is easy! We’re located near stops on Metro buses 4, 704, 14, 16 and 316.
For a description of the events , please click here or join the WelcomeFest Facebook event. Click here to view a map of the events at WelcomeFest.
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If you're joining us in the fun, let us know! An RSVP is appreciated, but not required. With an RSVP, you'll be the first to know about the weekend's artists, performances and activities.
We look forward to seeing you all at The Wallis!