It’s all about the kids at the 6th Annual Fredericksburg Kid Expo at the Fredericksburg Expo Center next weekend.  This is a great event for families to come out in the middle of winter to learn, explore & play together!


KIDS EXPO LOGO.jpgThis two-day expo, February 9-10, offers fun experiences for kids of all ages…plus shopping and information for parents.  Parents will love that there is a wide variety of local child-related vendors and businesses (toys and games, sports and fitness clubs, learning devices, day cares, schools, camps and more).

Kids will love the activities set up throughout the Expo Center, including four new attractions:  Meet and get pictures with realistic and active Dinosaurs, Find Fossils, Feed Butterflies and a Musical Petting Zoo.  The Kids Expo will also have bounce houses by Kdz Kidz, pony and train rides, Golf training from Gauntlet Golf, fire trucks, ambulances, Chick Fil a samples, reptiles, police and firemen, face painting and more cool attractions being added everyday.  Don’t miss  the Main Stage for interactive demonstrations from local dance and martial arts studios, local school bands and cheerleaders.  The first 500 entering each day will receive a awesome Wegmans swag bag that will include Free Chick Fil a food coupons and Fun Land of Fredericksburg $10 Free Play Cards.


Free Entertainment for the Kids: 

  • Meet Dinosaurs
  • Find Fossils
  • Feed Butterflies
  • Play musical instruments in the Musical Petting Zoo
  • Arts and Crafts with Macaroni Kid of Fredericksburg
  • Chick-fil-A Samples on Saturday
  • Paragon Gymnastics Test Course
  • Kids Bouncy Inflatables – by KDz Kidz World
  • On site CPR instructions
  • Ambulances, Fire Trucks, Police Cruisers
  • Meet Fireman and Police officers
  • Reptiles from the Spotsylvania Sheriff’s
  • Bike Patrol Education Booth
  • Fire Safety
  • Wegmans Swag Bags
  • Dozens of Vendors with info on enhancing Kids lives

Demonstrations / Seminar on Stage:

  • Dance Studio performances
  • Martial Arts Demonstrations and board breaking
  • Education Seminars

Kids activities for an additional fee

  • Train rides
  • Face Painting
  • Slot Car Races
  • Pony Rides
  • Fun Time Rides

The early years in a child’s life are special.  Come to the Fredericksburg Kid Expo at the Fredericksburg Expo Center on February 9-10 to add more fun and education to your children;s lives.




Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center

2371 Carl D Silver Parkway, Fredericksburg VA 22401


  • Saturday, February 9:  10am-5pm
  • Sunday, February 10:  11am-4pm


Tickets and discount coupons are available at the show website.

  • Adults At Door:  $8  |  Online:  $7*
  • Seniors (60+) At Door:  $7  |  Online $6*
  • Kids (4 – 12) At Door:  $3  |  Online:  $2*
  • Kids 3 & Under:  Free
  • Tickets are good both days
  • *processing fees apply

For more information and to purchase discounted advance tickets visit:

This is a Ballantine Management Group Production. Media sponsored by Macaroni Kid of Fredericksburg.



One lucky family will win day passes to the 2019 Fredericksburg Kids Expo. To enter to win this Win It Wednesday Prize, you may enter by commenting on this article or by entering on Facebook. A winner will be randomly drawn on Friday February 1, 2019 at 9:00 AM. Here’s how to enter on Facebook:

  • LIKE the @playfulparent Page & @fredericksburgkidexpo Page
  • LIKE the post
  • COMMENT or GIF your reaction to winning tickets to the Expo
  • SHARE or TAG a friend (Not mandatory but helps spread the word)
  • This giveaway is not Facebook affiliate.

***Thank you Ballantine Management Group Productions for donating tickets to The Playful Parent***