One of the many activities at Tucson Kids Fest

The kids can get up close and personal with dinosaurs AND Disney celebs under one roof at Tucson Kids Fest, which happens Saturday and Sunday, June 23 and 24.


The event provides two full days of indoor entertainment for the whole family, including a TNT Slam Dunk Show, dinosaur encounters, a fossil digging challenge, game trucks, inflatables, carnival rides, electric animal rides, a Bookman's Entertainment Area and more. 

That's not all.

There's gonna be an interactive show with celebrity guests Karan Brar from Disney Channel's "Jessie" and "Bunk'd" on Saturday and Sofia Wylie from Disney Channel's "Andi Mak" on Sunday. 

Wait. There's more.

The kids can actually MEET the celebrities during a special meet-and-greet each day if you buy the VIP tickets. 

You'll want to get tickets in advance, as prices go up at the door. 


Two days of entertainment are planned for the Tucson Kids Fest.

When: Saturday-Sunday, June 23-24, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Where: Tucson Arena, 260 S. Church Ave.

Cost: $15 for children; $12 adults; free for kids under 2. VIP tickets are available for $75 each

Find info and tickets here

Angela Pittenger | This Is Tucson