Enjoy a day of free family fun at KBR Kids Day at Guadalupe Plaza Park

Photo courtesy of Buffalo Bayou Partnership

Bring the kiddos for hours of free family fun and entertainment at the 11th annual KBR Kids Day at Guadalupe Plaza Park on Saturday, October 7, 2017.

Join KBR and Buffalo Bayou Partnership as they bring an afternoon of programming to the East End.

Featuring hands-on learning opportunities from more than 20 non-profit organizations, as well as local entertainment and performers, Dia de los Muertos face painters, balloon artists, a rock climbing wall, Sports Zone, a Halloween costume parade, a bird of prey show, and more.

Food and drinks will be available for purchase.

Click here for more information on the event, including all participating organizations and performers.

Photo courtesy of Buffalo Bayou Partnership

A Move to the East End

For 2017, and following the impact of Harvey, the event is being held at Guadalupe Plaza Park in the East End.

Originally built in the 1980s, Guadalupe Plaza Park reopened after renovations in summer 2016. Although updated with modern features like splash fountains that kids love to play in, the updated design still reflects the Latin heritage of its East End neighborhood and nearby Navigation Boulevard.

Donations Encouraged to Help East End Schools

Buffalo Bayou Partnership encourages everyone to bring school supplies to be donated to East End elementary schools. The following, unused supplies are needed.

  • Fabric sturdy backpacks (not clear plastic or mesh)
  • Pencils
  • Crayons
  • Glue
  • Pencil pouches
  • Water colors
  • Paint brushes
  • Clorox wipes
  • Kleenex tissue
Costumes encouraged for the Halloween Costume Parade | Photo courtesy of Buffalo Bayou Partnership

About Buffalo Bayou Partnership

Since 1986, Buffalo Bayou Partnership has been pursuing impactful plans for the 10-mile stretch of Buffalo Bayou from Shepherd Drive to the Port of Houston Turning Basin.

From spearheading capital projects such as Buffalo Bayou Park to removing thousands of cubic yards of trash each year, BBP has truly transformed Houston’s historic waterway and continues to do so with new ventures yearly.

Following the flooding of Hurricane Harvey, BBP continues to oversee the park’s management and operation, while continuing to assess and repair damage from the storm.

11th Annual KBR Kids Day at Guadalupe Plaza Park


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