03:00 PM until 04:00 PM
LocationRosewood Center for Family Arts, Studio Theater View map
5938 Skillman St.,
Dallas, TX, 75231
- Website: https://www.kidlinks.org/events/hugapalooza
- Line/Box Office Phone: KidLinks: 817/268-0020
Free admission and free parking
- Ages: 2 years and older
Hugapalooza! is a free, kid-centered, sing-along concert presented by KidLinks whose mission is to bring healing, hope and happiness through music and media. KidLinks music gives kids a healthy, safe and positive way to connect with their emotions and with one another.
This event is recommended for children ages 2 and older, so bring your kids, grandchildren, neighbors and friends. Light refreshments will be served after the show.
Hugapalooza! will be held on Sunday, August 20 from 3–4pm at Rosewood Center for Family Arts. Doors open at 2:30pm. The concert is free and have open seating, but seats are limited, so reserve your tickets early on EventBrite.
This year's lineup features Jim Newton and Paul G. Hill with Bill Hudson on lead guitar, Gina Glidewell, Sara Chigani, Larry Dykstra, and a few surprise guests! The event will be full of music and activities for kids meant to help you feel better, help you feel special, help you feel happy, but most importantly, help you feel like you are getting a big wonderful hug.
KidLinks is a nonprofit organization that provides healing, hope and happiness for children and families through therapeutic music entertainment and music therapy programs. For more than three decades, impacting more than 375,000 children and caregivers, KidLinks has provided healing experiences for the special needs of children through performing arts and media, funded therapeutic music initiatives, university-level music therapy training and free/low cost treatment programs for children in need.
KidLinks is changing the face of therapeutic music entertainment for patients and families in hospitals across North Texas and beyond and has already served more than 75,000 children in local hospitals and care centers. Funds raised directly support the growth of these direct services and the creation of content that can improve the daily experiences of hospitalized and special needs children when they need it most, as well as provide educational resources for the adults who care for them.
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