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Come on out and see all the fun events that are geared just for families, like our juggler, stilt walker, and even a birds of prey demonstration!

Jugglemania

Jugglemania

Main Stage and "strolling" performances Saturday and Sunday

Chapter one: Rhys is bitten by a radioactive juggler. Sorry, nothing so freaky. In reality, Rhys learned to juggle in high school to impress a girl and then lost the girl and juggled to forget. With nothing more than a college education and thousands of hours of practice, Rhys taught himself enough juggling, comedy and physics to go from Seattle street performer to international stage sensation.

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Heather Pearl, Stilt Walker

Heather Pearl, Stilt Walker

Saturday 10:00–4:00pm
Sunday 10:00–3:00pm

A funny stilt walker who juggles recycled materials and can help you learn how to do circus tricks!

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Tim Alexander, Master of Marvels!

Tim Alexander, Master of Marvels!

Saturday 11:00–4:00pm
Sunday 10:00–3:30pm

This talented magician will dazzle you with his magic tricks throughout the festival!

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The Falconer

The Falconer

Saturday 9:00–5:00pm
Sunday 9:00–4:00pm

Come face to face and up close with a living raptor! The birds at The Falconer are ambassadors for wild birds of prey but also for the natural word. Our main goal through our work is to inspire people through the power of raptors with education, entertainment and beyond!

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Recycled-art crafts with SCRAP PDX

Recycled-art crafts with SCRAP PDX

What will you make of it? SCRAP PDX is a nonprofit whose mission is to inspire creative reuse and environmentally sustainable behavior by providing educational programs and affordable materials to the community. SCRAP is hosting the recycled-art crafts in the Kids' Activity tent during the Festival, 9 am to 5 pm on Saturday and 9 am to 4 pm on Sunday. Join them to make a mask for the Procession of the Species or another recycled-art masterpiece to take home!

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