The 16th Annual

February 08-09, 2020

Saturday: 10am to 5pm

Sunday: 10am to 4pm

Presented By:

February 08-09, 2020
Saturday: 10am to 5pm
Sunday: 10am to 4pm
100 Columbus Boulevard Hartford, CT. 06103
COST:   Adults $10 Kids 12 and under $5 Free ride with Kids Admission

Tickets Available at the door.

Cash only, ATM’s

140,000 Sq. Ft of Kids Entertainment.
Carnival Rides & Games.

COST:   Adults $10 Kids 12 and under $5 Free ride with Kids Admission

Tickets available at the door.

Cash only, ATM’s AVAILIBLE

Pony Rides & Petting Zoo.
Live Stage Entertainment Including a Magician.
Gymnastic, Martial Arts & Dance Demos.

Come and see why the 2020 Connecticut Kids Fair is going to be so exciting.

Connecticut Kids Fair 2020

Looking for fun family and kids activities near you?

Look no further than the Connecticut Kids Fair on February 8-9, 2020! In partnership with iHeartMedia, this exciting kids event is filled with all kinds of fun activities for children of all ages. From kids entertainment, rides and exhibits to kids attractions, games and prizes, your family will have a fun filled day. And when it’s time to head home, your little angels will be all tuckered out and ready for a peaceful night of sleep. Lucky Mommy and Daddy (or Grandma and Grandpa, Aunts and Uncles, the list goes on)!

The CT Kids Expo Fair 2020 will be conveniently located at the Connecticut Convention Center, in Hartford, CT, so you can get out of the cold and on with the fun! Jump into our huge indoor carnival including pony rides, video games, RC Slot Car Racing, magic shows, gymnastic and martial arts and dance demonstrations, Interactive and educational displays, and even fashions shows! Not only will there be a ton of fun for kids, but parents and caretakers will also find one-stop-shopping for the latest products and services for growing families, including national, state and local companies offering product samples and valuable information for home safety, education and more. Plus, there will be live entertainment, celebrity appearances and loads of other family activities.

  • Magician: Magical Memories & Magic of Christopher
  • Kids Fashion Shows: 24 PEACE & John Casablancas Modeling Agency
  • Educational Booths: Talcott Mountain Science Center, Connecticut Science Museum, Work Shops, Fire Department
  • Vacation Ideas: mountains, campgrounds, and more!
  • Face Painting & Art Projects
  • Family Resources: publications, non-profits, day trip ideas, local opportunities.

So don’t sit home over the weekend of February 8-9, 2020 just thinking about fun things to do with the kids. You can go to a fun place for kids that’s filled with attractions and entertainment galore! It’s a fun family day out loaded with smiles, laughs and good times, a definite memory maker, be sure to bring your camera!!!

Clifford the Red Dog

Meet Clifford the Big Red Dog

Meet Super Y

Highlights from the “Magic & Beyond” performance may include hilarious stunts of apparent mind reading,an incredible illusion where a table mysteriously floats around the stage and out into the audience, “dangerous” stunts, a beautiful and artistic illusion involving ordinary Hula Hoops that perform extraordinary magic and a hilarious Houdini-style “Escape Challenge.” David Garrity uses visual magic and illusions combined with music, pantomime, situation comedy and audience participation to entertain audiences of all ages and backgrounds. David performs over 400 shows annually around the U.S.A. and internationally. David’s show has been seen at theaters, theme parks, colleges, fairs, corporate functions and countless other events. Recently, David’s show “Magic & Beyond” has been seen at the Tropicana Casino in Atlantic City, NJ; the National Theater in Washington, DC; Silja Cruise Lines in Sweden; and a tour of exclusive all-inclusive resorts along the Yucatan Peninsula on the Mayan Riviera in Mexico. In 1991, David formed his own production company, Entertainment Magic. Since then, Entertainment Magic has been responsible for creating entertainment and productions for some of the largest companies and events in the United States and internationally.



John Higby is the Yo-Yo Guy!  He has performed his unique high-energy comedy yo-yo show in 26 countries from New Zealand to Japan, holds the world yo-yo champion title and 4 Guinness World Records.  He has been featured on David Letterman, Discovery Channel’s Time Warp, Comedy Central, The Guinness World Record Show, Fetch with Ruff Ruffman on PBS, and even has his own Topps trading card!  ESPN magazine coined him “Unsung Hero” of 2008.  The Yo-Yo Guy is an interactive performance with yo-yos, unicycle, and a giant yo-yo that John walks on!  Specializing in family shows, this show is great for all ages!


Bwana Jim is an experienced animal handler filled with enthusiasm and an outrageous wit. He presents the craziest and most educational wildlife show ever! Come out and see Bwana’s Wildlife show,– Jim specializes in reptiles such as snakes, alligators, turtles, wallabies, and exotic birds. Bwana Jim has a rare gift for handling animals and shares his knowledge in an incredibly fun and entertaining way


If you are interested in attending other expos or events in Connecticut and the surrounding areas, make sure to check out the Jenks Productions’ full expo schedule including our renowned wedding & bridal expos and home shows.

Time Performance
10:15 10:45 XDance Studio
10:55 11:20 Magic of Christopher
11:30 12:05 Teach Art 2 Me
12:15 12:35 24 Peace/John Casablancas Model & Talent Management
12:45 1:15 Villari’s Martial Arts Center
1:20 1:50 SRL Irish Dance Academy
1:55 2:25 Magical Memories
2:35 2:55 Smooth Rhythm Dance Company
3:05 3:35 S.C.Train & Dad
4:00 4:35 Connecticut Dance Academy
4:25 4:55 Sea Tea Comedy Theater
Time Performance
10:15 10:45 XDance Studio
10:45 11:05 Magic of Christopher
11:15 11:35 Sea Tea Comedy Theater
11:40 12:00 24 Peace/John Casablancas Model & Talent Management
12:10 12:30 Connecticut Dance Academy
12:45 1:15 Villari’s Martial Arts Center
1:20 1:50 SRL Irish Dance Academy
1:55 2:25 Teach Art 2 Me
2:30 2:55 Magical Memories
3:05 3:30 Smooth Rhythm Dance Company
3:35 4:00 S.C.Train & Dad

Connecticut Kids Fair

Feb 9-10, 2019

Connecticut Convention Center

100 Columbus Blvd. Hartford, CT
Wesley Jenks 860-365-5678 ext. 303

Hartford, Connecticut: Jenks Productions and iHeartMedia present the 15th Annual Connecticut Kids Fair, Sponsor by Better Built Basements, February 9-10, 2019. With over 140,000 Sq. Ft of Rides, Games, Exhibits, and Kids Entertainment! Get out of the cold and into the fun with the whole family- Big & Better!
You’ll find a huge indoor carnival, pony rides, petting zoo, video games, bounce houses, RC Slot Car Racing, hundreds of exhibitors. But that’s not all – Magic Shows, Gymnastic & Martial Art Demos, Dance demonstrations, Interactive & educational displays, and even Fashions Shows!

  • Magician’s: Magic of Christopher, Magical Memories
  • Fashion Shows: 24 Peace & John Casablancas Modeling Agency
  • Educational Booths: Talcott Mountain Science Center, Connecticut Science Museum, Work Shops
  • Toys, Books & Games
  • Vacation Ideas: mountains, campgrounds, and more!
  • Face Painting & Art Projects
  • Family Resources: publications, non-profits, day trip ideas, local opportunities.

Plenty of great children’s activities, entertainment, and so much more for the entire Family to enjoy! And it doesn’t stop there!

Come enjoy the 15th Annual Connecticut Kids Fair produced by Jenks Productions and iHeartMedia on February 9-10, 2019 at the CT Convention Center in Hartford. The show hours are from 10 am to 5 pm on Saturday and 10 am to 4 pm on Sunday. Tickets are $10 for Adults, & Kids 12 and under are $5 with (1) Free Ride with Kids Admission! Visit us online at to view exhibitor list, links, and event schedules & entertainment details.

The 15th Annual Connecticut Kids Fair
When: February 9-10, 2019
Where: CT Convention Center- Hartford, CT
Show Hours: Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm, Sunday: 10 am to 4 pm
Tickets: $10 Adults, Kids 12 & Under $5 (Includes 1 free ride)
Contact: Wes Jenks, 860-365-5678 ext. 303

Sponsors include: iHeartMedia

Jenks Productions has more than 39 years of experience with exhibitions and trade shows, and currently produces 22 shows a year in Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, and New York.

Booth Number Exhibitor Name Product Website
1106 24 Peace Daddy/Mommy & Me Clothing;stationery, and stylish products
1706 Access Health CT Non-Profit
1720 Adelbrook A Guiding Hand for your special needs Child
1403 Amazing Face Art Face Painting, Henna
1408 American School for the Deaf Education for the Deaf or Autistic
1507 American Wanderer Summer Camp Summer Camps;
1504 AT&T Connecting Devices AT&T Mobilility/Virtual Reality
Balloons Balloon Max Balloon Decor
1522 Bandits Place Animal Rescue Rescue & Placement
1602 Better Built Basements Basement, Kitchen & Bath Remodeling
1506 Bionic CrossFit Kids Bionic CrossFit & B45 – CrossFit Kids, CrossFit & B45
1603 Buy Buy Baby Baby/Kids Registry
1422 CHIPS Program Kids Id Kits
1322 Chiromark Chircopractic Services
1528 Clearview Agency
1713 Comicfolds Minifigures, Wallets, Pillows
1631 Community Health Resources (CHR) Foster Care Awareness
306 Connecticut Dance Academy Kids performance dance team and dance instruction
1613 Connecticut Parent Magazine Parent Magazine
1430 Connecticut Science Center Science Center
1606 CPTV Public Televison
1312 CT Kids and Family Full Page Ad
1521 Culligan by Water Co of New England Water Conditioning
1414 Custom Built, Inc. Guuter Guard Mastershield; Siding, Roofing
1620 Daisy Hollow Farm All -Natural Handcrafted Skin Care,Organic Farm
1502 Dreamers Do Travels Inc. Travel Agency
1704 Edward Jones Financial Services
1412 Elaborate Weddings & Events Event Planner; Birthday Parties
1404 Essentially 2 you – doTerra Oils DoTerra Pure Essential Oils; Skincare
1319 Essex Steam Train & River Boat, Lady Katherine Cru Ceremony/Reception Venue
1218 Exploria Resorts Vacation Resort Sales
1614 Farmers Insurance-Altamirano Agency Insurance
1605 FAVOR, Inc. Social Service Organization
1304 Fina Lowman Children’s Book’s
1405 Focus On Veterans Organization Inc Non-Profit; Veteran Fundraising
1428 Foresters Financial Financial Planning
Soccer Futsal & Street Soccer Inflatable Soccer Field; Parties; Rentals
1418 GreenIt with Solvit Home Services HVAC- EnergizeCT Services
1520 Hamilton Getaway Event Planning, Invitations, Travel
1230 Hartford Yard Goats Baseball Team/Tickets/Mascot
1612 Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center Early Learning Childrens Museum
1625 Infinity Music Therapy Services Music Therapy Services
1215 John Casablancas Model & Talent Management Modeling Agency
1424 Karen’s Crowns & Pillows Crowns, Pillows, Wizardry Apparel
1806 Keith Alan Productions Entertainment;Photobooth,DJ, Portable Mini Golf Course
1114 Internet Resource – Kid’s Activities
1724 KWC Marketing LLC – InnSeason Resorts Tourism,Vacations/Vacation Homes
1407 Lady and Fox Candles + Soaps/Spa Products
1618 Leaf Filter North of New Jersey, Inc. Gutters and Gutter Protection
PONY PETTING ZO LTD Animals Pony Rides & Petting Zoo
1513 Lux Renovations/Owens Corning Owens Corning Basement Finishing Systems & Windows
1623 Magic of Christopher Entertainment
1205 Maple Craft Foods Maple Foods & Crafts
1716 Marvelous Mouse Travels Disney Vacations
1519 Mary Kay~ Jenny Mcnulty Cosmetics
1809 Metal Fortress CT/White Light Entertainment Classic Hard Rock Radio; DJ
1207 Metro-North Railroad TRACKS Program Railroad Safety
1524 Mr.Sandman sand art with plastic bottles
1323 My Connecticut Kid’ Media
1622 Mystic Aquarium Aquarium
1306 National Federation of the Blind Canes-Guide Dogs- Braile
1212 New Britain Bees Baseball Team
1503 New York Life Financial Planning & Services
1512 Nomads Entertainment-South Windsor Entertainment L Entertainment, Arcades, Parties, Venues, Catering, Bowling
1532 Olde Tyme Toys Children’s Toys; Sugar Straws
304 Original Things Children’s Toys; Wool Scarves
1308 Pampered Chef Consultant Kitchen Accessories; Pampered Chef
6101 People’s Products, Inc. HR40 Replacement Windows, Energy Audits
1314 Perlerescent Designs Custom Bead Art
1726 PM Pediatrics Specialized Urgent Care
1530 Potty Cakes Diaper Cakes
1619 Power Crunch Power Crunch Kids protein bars
1318 Power Home Remodeling Group CT Windows, Doors, Siding
1719 Precision HRG Bath Planet; Pavers; Decks; Windows, Siding, Roofing, Doors
1518 Regional School Choice Office (RSCO) Education for children-all aspects
1222 Renewal By Andersen Southern New England Windows, Doors, Siding
1402 Rescom Exteriors Replacement Windows, & Doors
1102 Roaming Raceway Train/Slot Car Track
TRAIN Roaming Raceway Train/Slot Car Track
1330 S.C.Train & Dad Wandering Entertainment; Children Violin/Mandolin
1529 Sanitas Medical Center Medical Center
1728 SDS Dragon Eyes Hand Painted Pendants resemble Dragon Eyes
102 Sea Tea iMPROV Classes/Shows/Comedy
1515 Sears Home Improvement Products, Inc Windows, Roofing, Siding; Home Improvement
1332 Silver City Quarter Midgets Junior Motorsports
1413 Simply Steven Magic- Magical Memories Photo, Video, Magician, Photobooth
1120 Smooth Rhythm Dance Company Dance Lessons
1715 Smugglers’ Notch – Vermont Ski Resort; Destination, Weddings
1419 Softub, Inc. Softsided Portable Spas, Hot Tubs,
1729 SoVita Chiropractic Hartford Chiropractic Services; Posture Analysis
1908 Spare Time Entertainment Entertainment
1328 Spinnerball Games LLC Tossing Games for Kids
1423 Spirtual Readings Spirtual Readings
1228 Sport Unlimited Sports Novelty items, Plaques, mats, decals,magnets, Photos
1505 Spun Compass-Lipsense Lipsense/Senegence
1721 SRL Irish Dance Academy Irish Dance Academy
1621 Talcott Mountain Science Center Education/Science Center/Scholarship
1807 Talon Athletics Inc. Gaga Games
1712 Teach Art 2 Me Face Painting, Art Lessons
1112 The Bling Stop Face Painting, Henna, Sand Art, Arts and Crafts
1607 The Children’s Museum/Roaring Brook Nature Center Hands-On Fun and Nature Demonstrations
1508 The Coder School Teaching Kids Computer Coding
307 The Education Lott Financial Services
1718 The Hartford Courant Media/Publications(mags & newspaper
1302 The Lasik Vision Institute LASIK Eye Surgery
1629 The Proud Peacock Handbag’s, Women’s Clothes
1425 TIAA-CREF Bi-lingual Field Consultant/Tuition Financing
1406 Tinks Magical Vacations Disney Vacations
1118 T-Mobile Cell Service; Phones, Accessories
1708 Touchstone Crystals Jewelery
1202 Triumph Play Systems Childrens Playsets
106 Two Coyotes Wilderness School Kids Camp, School
1324 UConn KIDS Information
1615 Usborne Books & More Educational Children’s Books, Plush Toys that go along with Books
100 Villari’s Martial Arts Center Martial Arts
1431 Wheeler Clinic Foster Care
1219 XDance Studio Dance School
1702 Yankee Home Improvement siding,windows,roofing,sunrooms,baths
1727 Your Personal SLP Speech Therapy
1514 Z Silk Road Bazaar baby booties, stuffed animals, and rattles.

Fun, entertainment, exhibits, prizes and more are what you’ll get at the Connecticut “KIDS FAIR”, February 3-4, 2018 at the Connecticut Convention Center, in Hartford. Here’s one-stop-shopping for the latest products and services for growing families, including national, state and local companies offering product samples and valuable information. Plus, we’ll present entertainment, celebrity appearances and loads of activities for families with busy babies and toddlers.

There will be Pony Rides and a Petting Zoo, magicians, a stage area featuring events like a kids fashion show, a kids play area, amusement rides and much, much more!

Get the kids out of the house for some fun time at the Connecticut “KIDS FAIR”!