Sun, January 26, 2020 11:45 am
BUMBLEBEE Kids is thrilled to welcome back Doug Dirt & Airy Larry of the award-winning Banana Slugs String Band! Join us for a fun, interactive morning filled with original, catchy songs played in styles from boogie to ballads, folk songs to reggae and rap.
“A Banana Slug String Band concert is like being around a campfire,” says the Santa Cruz Sentinel. “Everyone is included.”
Slugs’ songs are funny, educational and moving. Kids come away inspired, and ready to learn more about the Earth. Please join us for this family friendly, interactive, fun, music & science experience.
About Banana Slugs String Band
The Banana Slug String Band has been playing music for kids for over 30 years. They have played in 40 states, and 5 Countries, for almost 2 Million people. They have released 11 award-winning CDs. Their music is used in School curriculums and classes around the World. They have played noted music festivals such as, New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, High Sierra Music Festival, and their home festival, Strawberry Music Festival, which they have played nearly 40 times!
The Slugs are Environmental Educators, and met teaching in Outdoor Education in San Mateo county. Doug Dirt and Airy Larry are the real deal… Impassioned musicians, songwriters, performers, educators, and eco-warriors! With guitars, voices, crazy characters, and an extraordinary ability to connect with children…. they change the world, one child at a time!
About BUMBLEBEE KIDS – Where Performing Arts & Families Come Together!
Bumblebee Kids mission is to present extraordinary performing arts and culture experiences that enrich, entertain, educate, and inspire young people and their families.
- To present innovative and entertaining performing arts experiences that enriches the lives of young people.
- To strengthen and engage our community through the power of the performing arts.
- To create meaningful experiences that strengthen family relationships.
- To engage and welcome audiences from the diverse segments of our community.
Boogie on down with award-winning musicians, song pranksters and eco-warriors Doug Dirt & Airy Larry. Join in for a fun, nature-themed interactive musical morning with legendary crazy characters and toe-tappin', booty-shakin' songs! Hands-on art activities open the show.
TICKETS - $15 /$10 (under 12)
General Admission Seating
Bonus! Free Fitness & Aquatics Center Family Day Pass (1 per/family). Redeemable anytime.
WHAT TO EXPECT Enjoy pre-event hands-on art activities. The Banana Slugs String Band Duet is an interactive, participatory show that starts at 11:45 am, and lasts about one (1) hour.