Canalside Children's Book Festival

Calling all bookworms! Join us for our first annual Children's Book Festival presented by Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield at Canalside on Saturday, June 29th from 10:00am-2:00pm.

  • FREE Celery Book for the first 300 children
  • Book vendors and community tabling
  • Buffalo & Erie County Public Library book mobile on-site at 10:00am
  • Partake in different crafts and activities with EPIC, Explore & More, Barb's Book Buddies, Mari Fox Wellness, and Making Waves Art Studio!
  • Camp out at the Big Blue Adirondack chair for special programming such as yoga, mindful movement activities, a kindness dance, a meet & greet with Celery, special book readings, and more!
  • Free lawn games
  • Bookmark giveaways courtesy of Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield