“The Pit” includes a large range of activities for ages 2 through 18. Activities open from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Thanks to South Slope Cooperative Communications, all activities are free.
2018 programming included:
- Art projects and activities under a shaded tent organized by local non-profits and service organizations.
- Seven inflatable rides and games to jump in.
- Stunt kites dancing in the sky throughout the afternoon.
- A giant corn box (imagine a sandbox, but with corn kernels) to play in.
- Airbrush tattoos for your face, hands, arms and legs.
- A petting zoo with a mini donkey, baby hinny, mini horse, small zebu, goats, sheep, a llama, and a camel!
- Laser tag fun for up to eight players at a time.
- MLB Strike Zone to put your pitching skills to the test.
- Minute to Win It games for your chance to win prizes!
- A new permanent park play structure to explore.
- And more!
Grace Community Church also kindly provides a Diaper Depot, where parents and babies can take a break in the shade, make a quick change, or grab some necessary supplies they might have forgotten at home.