Illuminated Waters

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Presented by StoneLion Puppet Theatre at Theis Park, Kansas City MO

May 25 - 26
Illuminated Waters

Family-friendly clean water festival in Theis Park featuring a giant puppet performance, roving giant puppets, jugglers, stilt-walkers, music, food trucks, and a Glo party to cap the night.

StoneLion Puppet Theater proudly announces the return of their free Memorial Day weekend show, Puppets for the Planet Festival, Illuminated Waters. This unique, two-day water festival combines giant puppet play, food trucks, interactive art, a glo party, games, music, and more— all occurring at Theis Park right next to Brushcreek.

New artists and artisans present a re-imagined production of Mother’s Day for Mother Earth giant puppet show, which has run for the past decade. Come and experience

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This is a free event! No tickets necessary!!


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Additional time info:

Bring your blankets and chairs to spread out on the lawn of Theis Park. Pack a picnic basket or snack from the food trucks. Come ready to play and be involved with the art to protect our planet!

Show time for the giant puppet play, Illuminated Waters – 8:30 p.m.

Glo Party immediately following the show

(Time to interact with the glowing puppets and illuminated art)

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Theis Park

Oak Street and West 47th St, Kansas City, MO 64111

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