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Celebrate 'Dia de los Niños' Saturday
Childrens Day Dia de los Niños is coming to Cornelius again this Saturday, April 30, at Centro Cultural, 1110 N. Adair St.
The 16th annual celebration is presented by Metro this year, with the theme, What a Wonderful World. It runs from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and will include food carts, live entertainment and activities for all ages, such as a bounce house, sack races, face painting, Mexican Bingo, a bookmark-making activity with Cornelius Library volunteers and a craft area featuring reusable materials.
There will also be talks for all ages on healthy, cultural food; an Opening Doors workshop for parents on activities they can do with their children aged 0 to 4; and other informational presentations. In addition, firefighters and Washington County deputies will be there with firetrucks and patrol vehicles.
Centro Cultural is the main sponsor of the event, in partnership with the city of Cornelius.