Family Fun Day at the Fisher!
This Saturday, join Pure Detroit for a family fun day in the architectural splendor of the Fisher Building!
Free & open to the public. All ages welcome. Free parking available in lots 1 & 4 directly next to the Fisher Building.
Throughout the day, activities will include kid-friendly fun like face painting and coloring stations to guided architectural tours of the building, an 8-foot-tall recreation of the Fisher Building & much more.
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Live music will be provided by Picks & Bow from 1 – 3pm. Refreshments include a complimentary hot chocolate bar for kids with an array of delicious toppings hosted by Stella Good Coffee.
At 11am, join Pure Detroit for a guided architectural tour of the Fisher Building that includes an intimate walkthrough of the lobby and stunning 360 degree views from the 26th floor of this Art Deco masterpiece.
After the tour, see the 8-foot-tall Lego model of the Fisher Building up close & personal in the Pure Detroit shop. Made out of 120,000 Lego blocks and weighing over 300 pounds, this monster model is not to be missed.
At Workshop, “Little Buildings For Little People” offers a chance for kids to become mini-architects for a day using reclaimed materials from deconstructed Detroit homes.
Finger-puppet making & Christmas card decorating with “Brownie” the elf is hosted by the Girl Scouts shop.
Be one of the first to see the new “Big Heads Take the Fisher” exhibit, featuring never-before-seen papier mâché Big Heads handcrafted in Italy for the Thanksgiving Day Parade in Detroit. Vintage elf Big Heads will be roaming the halls! A Big Head conservancy demonstrations will be happening throughout the day. Learn more about the exhibit: http://on.fb.me/1dmcdEh.
The Fisher Theatre & Broadway in Detroit will be giving away (4) tickets to a children’s night performance of “War Horse” at the Fisher Theatre on Thursday, December 19.
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Official sponsors include the NAI Farbman / Farbman Group, The Parade Company, the Fisher Theatre, Broadway in Detroit, Facets of Todd Michael, Workshop, Vera Jane, Girl Scouts of Southeastern Michigan – GSSEM, The Detroit Wallpaper Co., Stella Good Coffee, Pure Detroit, The Crofoot & Revival Events.