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The Fratello Marionettes Performing The Vaudeville Follies in Almaden Valley

FrogPrincessThe Fratello Marionettes will perform their entertaining “Vaudeville Follies” in Almaden Valley. Experience the Artistry of Kevin Menegus and his marionettes. This variety show is in the spirit of the old time music hall, with experienced puppeteers performing in full view of the audience. The shows are filled with wonderful, high-quality marionettes that range in size from one foot to three feet tall! You’ll see singers, dancers, a clown that blows up a balloon, and even a trapeze artist.

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The Fratello Marionettes Performing in Almaden Valley

The Almaden Branch Public Library will present a puppet production of Aladdin on December 29, 2012 at 2:30pm. The Fratello Marionettes will tell this magical tale from “The 1001 Arabian Nights” as it has never been seen before.

Witness Aladdin’s adventures as he discovers a magical lamp with a genie inside, defeats an evil sorcerer and wins the heart of a princess.

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6th Annual Almaden Harvest Festival & Holiday Boutique

Bring the entire family for a day of fun at the 6th Annual / 2012 Almaden Harvest Festival & Holiday Boutique. Children will enjoy picking from the pumpkin patch, getting spooked in the scream-inducing Haunted House, making crafts, playing games, and being entertained with a holiday story time and puppet show.

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Almaden Valley Community Center Summer Shows for Kids

Kathleen Rushing

Multicultural Music Performance – June 14, 2012 at 4:30pm
Puppet & Variety Show – June 21, 2012 at 4:30pm
Perry Yan Magic Show – June 28, 2012 at 4:30pm
Peter Apel Music and Magic – July 5, 2012 at 4:30pm
Kathleen Rushing’s Bingo Schmingo Music – July 12, 2012 at 4:30pm
Mad Science: pHantastic pHun – July 19, 2012 at 4:30pm
Steve Chaney’s Corny Crow Show – July 26, 2012 at 4:30pm

Uncle Jer’s Bee Show in Almaden Valley – UPDATED 2022

Uncle Jer's Bee ShowEnjoy learning all about the intriguing society of bees in a most entertaining way with Uncle Jer’s Bee Show.

Uncle Jer is bringing two observation hives containing live bees, frames of wax and honey, and honey samples for you to taste.

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The Corny Crow Show with Steve Chaney in Almaden Valley

The Corny Crow Show with Steve ChaneyVentriloquist, Steve Chaney, is coming to Almaden Valley with with The Corny Crow Show. Corny and Steve visit 50 libraries annually presenting a fun and entertaining program for all ages.

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4th Annual / 2010 Harvest Festival in Almaden Valley – UPDATED 2022

photo: pumpkin in fall leaves

Photo by Pink Sherbet Photography

Bring the entire family to the 4th Annual / 2010 Harvest Festival in Almaden Valley. There’s something for everyone.

The festival will feature arts and crafts from local artists, pumpkin patch, haunted houses (for kids and teens), games, craft-making, story time and puppet show, raffle prizes, and delicious food. Children are invited to wear Halloween costumes.

Save the date for this fun event that the whole family will enjoy. Harvest Festival is at the Almaden Community Center on Saturday, October 23, 2010, from 11am to 4pm. General admission and parking are free. [EVENT IS CLOSED]

Chinese New Year Puppet Show and Art Contest Awards Ceremony – UPDATED 2022

Chinese New Year Puppet Show & Art Contest Awards Ceremony. At Almaden Community Center. Saturday, 2/27/2010, 2-3pm. [EVENT IS CLOSED]