Fun for all ages is in store for those who visit Spring Fest – Better Together March 17 at Hamilton High School in Sussex. This daylong event, organized by the Sussex Area Chamber of Commerce and involving many community organizations, offers free admission.
Spring Fest’s fun-filled gathering showcases the many resources and high quality of life in northern Waukesha County. The event is made possible because of major sponsorship from Froedtert Health, Sussex Sun, Orion Web, Special Editions Printing, George Webb, ProHealth Care, Sussex IM, and Davians Banquet and Conference Center.
Informational booths, entertainment, health screenings, children’s activities and demonstrations are among the highlights of this event that is free and open to the public. Exhibits and activities will occur from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the high school, located at W220 N6151 Town Line Road, Sussex. Entertainment includes Mad Science, Pampered Chef, the UW Marching Band, Melt Fitness, Okinawan Karate-Do, Accompany of Kids, Waukesha Sheriff K-9 Unit, Fred Astaire Dance, J.K. Lee Black Belt Academy and the Trinity Irish Dancers.
Join us for this year’s healthy living themed event with a focus on wellness screenings and health education. The great activities include a child identification fair, seed planting for children, tips for financial health, a blood drive and so much more. Youngsters can also participate in a passport activity that emphasizes healthy behaviors for a chance to win prizes.
The Spring Fest Kick-Off Breakfast, hosted by the Hamilton High School National Honor Society (NHS) and prepared by George Webb Restaurant of Sussex, will be served from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. in the high school cafeteria. Advance tickets are available on the Spring Fest website, from NHS members and at school offices. Prices for adults are $7 advance and $9 at the door, children 4-11 years $4, children under 3 are free. Proceeds from the breakfast will benefit the Sussex Food Pantry. More breakfast ticket information is available at www.springfestsussex.org.
An award presentation will be held at 9:45 a.m. at breakfast to celebrate Sussex being named as the best place to raise a child in Wisconsin by Bloomberg Businessweek. Come together to share in the community pride that makes the Sussex area home.
Please visit the Spring Fest website at www.springfestsussex.org for more information about Spring Fest and the kick-off breakfast. You can also find information at Twitter.com/SpringFestSX or Facebook.com/SpringFstSussex.