2012 Houston Children's Festival
The festival offers Disney celebrities, 10 Family Adventure Zones, five stages and over 300 games, rides and activities. Celebrating its 24th anniversary, the festival was recently named "One of the World's 300 Unmissable Events" by Frommer's Travel Guide, and attracts over 50,000 people. Proceeds benefit Child Advocates, whose mission is to serve abused and neglected children.
The event takes place in the area surrounding City Hall, the downtown library, Sam Houston Park and Tranquility Park.