LARGO – The third annual Playing! Unplugged for children and families is Saturday, April 26, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Largo Central Park, 101 Central Park Drive.
Largo Recreation, Parks & Arts Department is teaming up with local businesses and medical professionals to emphasize the importance of free play and creativity for youth. The free event will include more than eight play spaces to explore, build and create.
Children of all ages will be set free to play with cardboard boxes, fabric, buckets, ropes, and paintbrushes to name a few. Play spaces themes will include construction, adventure, slackline, archery, dance, art, a toddler/infant zone and more.
Families will enjoy live entertainment, healthy food vendors and train rides aboard Largo Central Railroad’s miniature trains. The Boy Scouts of America will be assisting children with tree climbing and zip lining.
New this year, at noon, is a live presentation and reading by Randi Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of Zuckerberg Media and author of adult non-fiction book, Dot Complicated and children’s picture book, Dot.