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2nd Annual Children’s Festival

Free Children's Festival including NFL Play 60 with Dallas Cowboy Amobi Okoye, Giant Slide and fun jump from Pump it Up, Curt Miller Magician, Willow Fork Fire Department, Live Music, Face Painting, Activity Booths, Free Raffles and More!

WFDD Children's Festival March 21, 2015 11am-3pm

HOUSTON, TX (March 2, 2015) – Katy-residents will have a unique opportunity to take part in NFL Play 60, Meet an NFL Player, Play Games and enjoy a day of fun. This FREE event is one of the many family activates provided to the public by the Willow Fork Drainage District's Central Green Park – the half-acre multipurpose park and public events venue located on the west end of LaCenterra at Cinco Ranch. The event will take place from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. with NFL Play 60, 12pm-3pm for the Festival on Saturday, March 21, 2015. All events at Central Green are subject to weather. Please visit our website or facebook for updates.

A variety of booths will be set up providing interactive activities, games or give away items.
Attendees will enjoy dance performances, Karate Demonstrations, Live Bands and more.

Our rain date will be Saturday April 11, 2015.

As an added bonus, Dallas Cowboy Amobi Okoye will sign autographs. (Immediately following NFL Play 60 for a limited time)

Central Green continues to offer a variety of year-round activities and events for all to enjoy. From watching your favorite movie on an outdoor screen to listening to your favorite band or artist on the green, there is something for everyone. Check out the line-up of upcoming events at Central Green! Schedules and times are subject to change. For the most up-to-date information, visit www.centralgreenpark.com.

Willow Fork Drainage District’s Central Green is a half-acre multipurpose public venue that includes an outdoor stage, large trees and ample outdoor seating. The space is further enhanced with a variety of distinctive shops and restaurants surrounding the property.

To learn more about Willow Fork Drainage District and its contribution to Central Green, visit Willow Fork Drainage District’s homepage at www.willowforkdrainagedistrict.com for the latest happenings at Central Green, follow Central Green on Facebook or visit http://www.centralgreenpark.com.

If you are inquiring about how to schedule your next event at Central Green, contact Willow Fork Drainage District Park Director Yvonne Arceneaux at yvonne@willowforkparks.com.

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About Central Green:

Central Green is a multipurpose public events venue located on the south end of LaCenterra at Cinco Ranch in Katy, Texas. The half-acre community park is designed by landscape architecture firm TBG Partners and funded by a voter-approved parks bond package for the Willow Fork Drainage District. Central Green features outdoor seating areas, a central mall ringed by stone benches and trees as well as a performance stage and restroom facility. Construction of Central Green was completed in May of 2013. For more information on public events and programming at Central Green, visit www.centralgreenpark.com  and click on “Events” or follow Central Green on Facebook .

 

About Willow Fork Drainage District:

Willow Fork Drainage District ("the District") was created by an Order of the Texas Water Commission, predecessor to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ), dated February 20, 1985. The District contains approximately 5,718 acres of land, of which approximately 5,247 are located within Fort Bend County, Texas, and approximately 471 acres are located within Harris County, Texas. The District generally covers the areas known as Cinco Ranch, Kelliwood, Canyon Gate, Falcon Ranch, and Parkway Oaks and is located entirely within the exclusive extraterritorial jurisdiction of the City of Houston. The rights, powers, privileges, authority, and functions of the District are established by the general laws of the State of Texas pertaining to water control and improvement districts, particularly Chapters 49 and 51 of the Texas Water Code. The District was created to finance the acquisition and/or construction of major outfall drainage facilities, trunk storm sewer facilities, and related projects. The District has financed its construction of those drainage facilities with the proceeds from unlimited tax bonds. The District also has the power to construct and finance park and recreational facilities.  The District has adopted a park plan and intends to finance components of its park plan with the proceeds from unlimited tax bonds authorized by the voters for such purpose. For more information on Willow Fork Drainage District, visit http://www.willowforkdrainagedistrict.com/.