Here is something that would be GREAT fun for the family this coming weekend, October 10th. Mickey Mouse is paying a visit to Union Station to unveil “The Walt Disney Express”, which is a traveling art exhibit that celebrates Walt Disney’s love of trains. While the kids get to enjoy Mickey, the adults can see historical artwork, sketches and artifacts from the Walt Disney vault.
Kids & families are invited to join Mickey and participate in the festivities, which will include dancing, toy demonstrations, various train-themed play stations and a chance to learn to draw Disney characters with John Quinn, Disney Master Artist.
WHEN: 10 a.m. – noon, Saturday, Oct. 10, 2009 at Union Station, 30 West Pershing Rd., Kansas City, MO 64108 – art exhibit display will continue for one week at Union Station
WHO: Mickey Mouse! Also long-time Disney artist, John Quinn, Radio Disney and U.S. Marines representatives for “Toys for Tots”
COST: Free. Guests are encouraged to bring an unwrapped toy to donate to the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation as Disney helps kick off the annual holiday campaign.
DID YOU KNOW: Walt Disney spent most of his childhood in Marceline and Kansas City.
Hope to see you there!!!
Thanks to Rosenfield PR for sharing this with me!