Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Chattanooga will host its 24th Annual Autumn Children’s Festival this Saturday, from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. and Sunday, from 1-5 p.m. at the Tennessee Riverpark on Amnicola Highway.
This fun family festival features activities for children of all ages including video game theater, giant inflatables, carnival games with fun prizes, arts and crafts, pony rides, a petting zoo, face painting, Ronald McDonald Magic Show, plus health, wellness and educational programs. More than 450 volunteers from area schools, churches and organization will assist with festival activities.
Admission and parking are free. Cost of activities ranges from 50 cents to $3. Proceeds benefit families with critically ill and injured children at the Ronald McDonald House.
Autumn Children’s Festival is sponsored by the Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants and supported by many area businesses. Health, wellness and educational activities will be provided by Children’s Hospital at Erlanger, Chattanooga Allergy Clinic, Discovery Point Children’s Center, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee, Chattanooga Fire Department, Children’s Advocacy Center, Physicians Care, Cadek Conservatory of Music, Safe & Sound, Costco, McKee Bakery, Suntrust Bank, YMCA Yfit and many more. New additions to the festival this year include Chattanooga’s Muenster Truck, Lupi’s Pizza, Kona Ice, Greg Roy’s TaeKwanDo Plus Demo team among others.