artpark is for families


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


Art camp

2019 registration info coming soon! 

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

Special thanks 
2018 guest artists: Richard Tomasello, Francesca D'Angelo, and Bruce Verbeck
Sponsor Northwest Bank
Albright-Knox Art Gallery
for exhibiting some of our campers' works 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

2019 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.  Workshops include acting, dancing, vocals, set design, lighting design, costumes, and promotions. 

Bus Transportation made possible thanks to Niagara Falls Coach Lines. 

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


summer solstice celebration

2019 info to be announced! 

Heralding the arrival of summer, this annual event includes: 

  • Fairy House Festival featuring artist and community-made fairy houses
  • A creative collection of art activities, face painting, potion-making and more.
  • Live music, dance and spoken-word peformances. 

Special thanks to our 2018 sponsor: KeyBank

Directed by Jon Lehrer and Kate LoConti

If you are interested in participating in or information regarding Summer Solstice Celebration, please contact Artpark Visual Arts and Family Programs Director, Tanis Winslow at [email protected]

Photo by Pavel Antonov


Free Family movie nights

2019 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 2018 sponsor Lewiston Kiwanis with support from Favorites Pizza.



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 2018 sponsor KeyBank.