Hollywood - This weekend is packed full of family fun at the ArtsPark at Young Circle, highlighted by the Annual Tree Lighting at 7 p.m. on Friday. Check out the events listed here and make plans to enjoy your weekend in Downtown Hollywood.
Friday, November 17
Bring the kids to Downtown Hollywood for a night of family fun at Funtastic Fridays. This weekly event at the ArtsPark at Young Circle in Downtown Hollywood features a rocking DJ spinning the tunes while kids kick-off their shoes and bounce the night away in inflatable bounce houses. Guided activities include games, arts and crafts and artistic face painting. Each Funtastic Friday is free and runs from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
ANNUAL TREE LIGHTING
It’s that time of year for the Annual Tree Lighting on Friday, November 17th at 7:00 p.m. at ArtsPark at Young Circle in downtown Hollywood. In addition to the tree lighting, the festive evening features holiday music and a special appearance by Santa. Admission and photos with Santa are free. For additional event information please call 954.921.3500.
ARTSPARK MOVIE NIGHT FEATURING “FROZEN” (PG)
At 8:00 p.m. let the kids spread out on the lawn and enjoy the family-friendly movie “Frozen” that will be projected onto the Amphitheater stage. Frozen is the 2013 3D computer-animated movie that pairs Anna with Kristoff and his reindeer sidekick on an epic journey to break the Snow Queen Elsa’s spell.
Saturday, November 18
DOWNTOWN HOLLYWOOD ARTWALK
Visit restaurants, galleries and shops in Downtown Hollywood while enjoying art, cultural entertainment, music and murals at the Downtown Hollywood ArtWalk on Saturday from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. A Guided Mural Tour begins at 6:00 p.m. at the Visitor Center Information Booth at the corner of 20th Avenue & Hollywood Boulevard. Learn the stories behind the art and artists! The new Downtown Hollywood Artisan Market at Artwalk features pop-up shops, artist showcases, handmade items, local purveyors, vintage shopping & fun!
At 8:00 p.m. artist Daniel Pontet, accompanied by Jeff Lee of Resurrection Drums, entertains the crowds at 2020 Harrison Street with Impulse Art, a fusion of music and foot painting. For more information, please call the Hollywood Community Redevelopment Agency at 954.924.2980.
Sunday, November 19
GLOBAL MEDITATION FOR WORLD PEACE
Join this guided group meditation led by Roz in a safe, relaxed environment where you can quiet your mind and focus your thoughts towards peace. Typically 25 to 100 people attend each month to focus on a common goal. Global Meditation for World Peace takes place at ArtsPark at Young Circle in downtown Hollywood on Sunday, November 19th from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. For more information please call 954.962.7447.
The ArtsPark at Young Circle is located at US-1 and Hollywood Boulevard in Downtown Hollywood. For more information on these events, please call 954.921.3404 or visit www.hollywoodfl.org.