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March 29, 2023

City of West Carrollton announces schedule of family-friendly events for summer 2023

City of West Carrollton announces schedule of family-friendly events for summer 2023

WEST CARROLLTON, Ohio (WKEF) — The City of West Carrollton is sharing its schedule of family-friendly events for the summer of 2023.

Everyone can enjoy activities including kite flying, concerts, and sand sculpting.

The Sandmazing Event & Summer Concert Series, which runs from May 29 to June 2, is one of the highlighted events. This year’s event will showcase internationally renowned sand sculptors creating multiple ten ton sand sculptures and one “MEGA 30 TON” sculpture.

On June 3, there will be a Free Kids Day with tons of fun activities planned, which include bounce houses, water slides, a zip line, face painting, photo booths, food trucks and much more.

Starting on May 25, a new lineup of musicians will perform as part of the Summer Concert Series, which will run until August 17. A unique charity performance called Rockin’ The River marks the conclusion of the music series.

A selection of food trucks, cold beer, and other alcoholic beverages will be available at the summer concerts, which will be held next to the water tower across from the fire station.

The Lady Pirates Softball team will benefit from every beer sale made at the summer concerts.

A number of events will also be held by the City of West Carrollton, such as an Easter Egg Hunt, games, crafts, the Generation RX program, the Great Paint Escape, bicycle fun day, and Women’s Self Defense Class with Mom.

The city is also introducing a new event called First Thursday, which will feature music, activities, vendors, and more.

“We continue to enhance our events program to match the excitement of the planned growth of West Carrollton with the new development and the white water park,” said Brad Townsend, City Manager of West Carrollton. “It’s an exciting lineup of summer events for the West Carrollton. We hope that residents and visitors will take advantage of these opportunities to come together, enjoy great entertainment, and support our local community.”