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Kansas City Family Music Fest (Jiggle Jam Family Fest)Kansas City Family Music Fest (Jiggle Jam Family Fest)
The Kansas City Family Music Festival gathers generations and communities together to experience musical performances and educational activities in a positive atmosphere that the entire family can enjoy. The KCFMF recognizes music as one of the commo... Read more
The Kansas City Family Music Festival gathers generations and communities together to experience musical performances and educational activities in a positive atmosphere that the entire family can enjoy. The KCFMF recognizes music as one of the common denominators transcending language, race, culture, class, education, and development. Kansas City Family Music Fest is committed to: Ø Presenting family-friendly entertainment, activities and products Ø Providing opportunities for family-focused organizations to promote positive & peaceful causes Ø Developing and cultivating opportunities for leadership and volunteerism Ø Deepening a sense of community among Kansas City families, contributing to the unique flavor and vitality of the Midwest
The first festival of its kind in the Midwest, Jiggle Jam is designed to generate the most joyful sound in the world - that of families having fun together!
From classical to rock - moms, dads, grandparents, aunts and uncles and of course kids will have fun hearing from over a dozen national and local entertainers.
Featured entertainers will include They Might Be Giants, Justin Roberts, Trout Fishing in America, Tom Chapin, John McCutcheon, and Kansas City's own hometown favorites, like Jim "Mr. Stinky Feet" Cosgrove & The Hiccups, Bongo Barry, Dino O'Dell & the Veloci-Rappers, and Funky Mama.
Kids activity areas will include an American Heart Association activity tent, Wonderscope crafts, tea parties, bubbles, bouncy toys, puppet classes and instrument-making workshops.