artpark is for families


Artpark's popular family programs offer inspiring arts experiences for children and teens, all summer long! 


Art camp

2020 registration info coming soon! 

Artpark's Art Camp week-long sessions include artist-led workshops in drawing, painting, ceramics, sculpture, photography and more!  

Special thanks 
2019 guest artists: Richard Tomasello (drawing and painting) and Hilary McAndrew (ceramics)
Albright-Knox Art Gallery
for exhibiting select camper artworks for the month of August

If you have questions regarding Artpark Art Camp, please contact Artpark Visual Arts and Family Programs Director, Tanis Winslow at [email protected]


ARTPARK theater academy

2020 registration info coming soon! 

Artpark Theatre Academy students have the unique opportunity to immerse themselves into their own theater community while gaining valuable experience with a first-hand taste of performing at a professional venue. 

Supported by Charles D. and Mary A. Bauer Foundation

Bus Transportation made possible thanks to Niagara Falls Coach Lines.


If you have questions regarding Artpark Theater Academy, please contact [email protected]


fairy house festival

2020 info to be announced! 

This annual event includes: 

  • Fairy House Competiton
  • Immersive activities and playful spaces including: face painting, potion-making and more
  • Live music, dance and other performances 

Special thanks to our 2019 Featured Act sponsor: Ontario Building Supply


If you are interested in participating in or information regarding Fairy House Festival, please send an email to

Photo by Pavel Antonov


Free Family movie nights

2020 dates and features to be announced!

An Artpark summer tradition for families! This annual series presents 2 family-favorites on the Jumbotron screen in the Outdoor Amphitheater, overlooking the Niagara River Gorge. Grab the family, your chairs & blankets, and enjoy a night under the stars.

Special thanks to our 2019 sponsor Lewiston Kiwanis with support from Favorites Pizza & Wings.



Free family saturdays

Saturdays in July, Noon-4pm

Families enjoy creative hands-on discovery in a scenic setting with live performances by NURT (Niagara University Repertory Theatre). Activities include – paint space, pottery, face paint, costume closet and weekly, themed workshops.

Special thanks to our 2019 supporter Hyatt's All Things Creative.