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Mamapalooza Stages ~ NYC Moms Rock The World!
The premier international organization for Women in the Arts…who are raising children as well!
Voted the “Best in Girl Power Event 2009” by Westchester Magazine
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Mama-branded entertainment, education and business with family focused music, activities, shopping and more. Including, women’s health and fitness, family life and green living highlight and focus the seventh annual Mamapalooza, a free music, arts and health festival for women and families
WHEN: May 14th 11AM-5PM
WHERE: Kensico Dam Plaza in Valhalla, NY. Free parking on site.
WHO: Presented by Mamapalooza, www.mamapalooza.com home of the Mom Music, Arts and Culture Movement, in partnership with: Motherhood Foundation and Museum Of Motherhood, PPC Group/Awaken Fair. Additional events take place in New York City, May 20-25th, MamaExpo.com.
FEATURING: Walk Live Westchester exercise program with Heather Buyers, Music by Massachusetts Six; performers Lori Diamond (and Fred Abatelli), Elle Gallo, Erinn Brown, Carrie Rowan, Julie Doherty, G.S. Picard, as well as Dawn Drake & Zapote world percussion and Armelle for kids.demos by Suburbia Roller Derby.Media Partners 100.7 WHUD radio will be onsite.
Women’s Marketplace Shop the women-centered vendors offering everything from handmade jewelry and gifts, make-up and sunglasses to active wear fashions and tee shirts. Make sure to bring some cash for great purchases. There are no ATMs near by.
For Kids and Families; Kids and their families can also learn how to have fun as you get and stay fit with the county’s own Be Fit Mobile, a fitness center on wheels, which offers hula hoops, obstacle ladders and Frisbees to show how to have fun as you get and stay fit. Face painting, gymnastics.
Farmers Market; Bring your market bag, your appetite and your rhythm. Dawn Drake will entertain with hand percussion while you shop a selection of locally grown produce, baked goods, cheeses and food products.
Food and Refreshments; Take your pick of several vendors offering food for sale like salads, wraps and veggie burgers to Italian Ices. The concession stand will also be open during the event for sandwiches, pizza, burgers and hot dogs.
There will be free giveaways and raffles for prizes throughout the day.
Sponsors are; Westchester County Parks and the County’s Office for Women, 100.7 WHUD radio, Westchester Family Magazine, Natural Awakenings Magazine, Parenting Magazine, Awaken Fair, Q.bel, New York Liberty, Westchester Medical Center and Friends of Westchester County Parks, Inc.
Kensico Dam Plaza is located at the north end of the Bronx River Parkway in Valhalla and can also be reached via Route 22. For more information, log on to www.mamapalooza.com, Westchester County Parks at (914) 864-PARK -
Paula Caracappa: PPCgroupLLC@gmail.com 914.422.1784 *Exhibitor Spaces Still Available