It’s all about the kids this weekend…at the Station, as from 11:00 am-8:00 pm on Saturday, September 8, Knightdale Station Park host the annual Knightdale Arts and Education Festival, focusing this year’s event on “S.T.E.A.M.” (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math)
Listing the event’s mission statement on its official website as, “Understanding that education is the pathway to success, the mission of the Knightdale Arts and Education Festival is to connect community members with local non-profits, educational, wellness and cultural arts opportunities they may not otherwise be exposed to.”
The article at knightdalenc.gov went on to detail the Knightdale Arts and Education Festival as…a collaborative effort of community partners plays an important role in strengthening the educational component in Knightdale and Eastern Wake County.”
The Knightdale Arts and Education Festival (known in previous years as K-Fest) will take place this year on Saturday, September 8, and begins at 11:00 am and runs until 8:00 pm. As always, the Knightdale Arts and Education Festival will be held at Knightdale Station Parkand this years’ event has a main focus on the elements of S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math).
Vendors will be on hand to provide interactive activities for participants to have an enriched festival experience. S.T.E.A.M. is a “movement championed by Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) and widely adopted by institutions, corporations and individuals.”
For more information on the 2018 Knightdale Arts and Education Festival, visit the Town of Knightdale website at knightdalenc.gov, or contact Susie Paschal for more information on how you can be involved in this and any other of the great upcoming Town of Knightdale events…at the Station.