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Kids Night - Box Arcade
2017 Kids Night featuring a Box Arcade

Kids Night Event Held
: Wednesday, August 2
Time: 6:30 p.m. (6:00 p.m. check in if submitting a box arcade game)
Place: Town Center Splash Pad (5400 W. Civic Center Dr.)
Cost: Activities are Free, food vendors will be available for food purchases.

Come join us at the Town Center Plaza (splash pad) for Kids Night & Box Arcade Event! There will be free activities for the kids including a bike race, foam sword battles, and this years feature a Box Arcade in which youth of Elementary School age can submit an arcade game made from a box.  Watch this video to learn more about box arcades (more details below). Bring your swimsuits, so after the games you can cool off at the splash pad! 

**Shoes, helmets and your own bike are required for the bike race!

Box Arcade Info
1. Must be Elementary School Aged to submit.  
2. Please use an adult to assist with cutting boxes and using hot glue or other potentially dangerous tools during the creation of your game.  But the game should primarily be the idea and creation of the kid!  

3. Any cardboard or other recycled materials can be used in the creation of your game.  
4. Think through the rules of your game and write them down on the game or sign to be displayed next to your game. 
5. Try to use art of any kind to make your game more visually interesting.  
6.  Give your game a name and display it proudly! 
7.  Individuals, pairs or groups can create and submit.  
8.  Have fun!  

Bonus Points for incorporating the Fling Theme into your arcade game:
Ruby Jubilee - Celebrating our Past, Looking to the Future!

Work Day:
July 26th - 12:00pm - 2:30pm at the Splash Pad by Highland City Hall 5400 W Civic Center Dr. 
If you want to get supplies and/or get working on your project join us for a work day.  We will have a variety of boxes and cardboard along with art supplies.  We will have volunteers to assist with cutting cardboard.  

Judging & Arcade Play @ Kids Night Aug 2nd:
6:00 Check in & Set Up
6:30 Judging & Arcade Play
8:00 Prizes & Awards Ceremony

Box Arcade Flyer

Winners of the Bike Race and Box Arcade are invited to be on a float during the Highland Fling Parade on Saturday morning, Aug 5th 


Contact: Julie Tapusoa: or 801-772-4507