Schedule & Activities

Better Dads Festival is free & open to the public.

June 16, 2018, 12:30-9:30 PM
Roger McGuire Green
Pack Square Park
Asheville, NC

START STOP EVENT LOCATION ALTERNATE
12:30 12:45 Welcome & Elder Blessing Stage  
12:45 1:45 Secret Agent 23 Skidoo SET Stage  
1:45 2:15 23 Skidoo Rap Workshop Activity Tent  
2:15 3:00 Dad’s Panel & Discussion Activity Tent  
3:00 3:45 Open Circle 1 Activity Tent Sprinklers
3:45 4:30 Drumming Circle Activity Tent Hula Hoop Dance
4:30 5:30 The Willies Stage  
5:30 6:00 Speaker / Storyteller Activity Tent Walking Sticks
6:00 6:45 Daughter’s Panel & Discussion Activity Tent  
6:45 7:30 Open Circle 2 / Mixed Gender Activity Tent  
7:30 8:00 Drumming Circle & Storytelling Activity Tent  
8:00 9:00 Lyric Stage  

ONGOING ACTIVITIES

  • Arts & Crafts
  • Braiding Booth
  • Dress Your Dad
  • Facepainting
  • Graffiti Board
  • Hula Hoop Dance
  • Map Board
  • Postcards to My Father
  • Pride Pole
  • Question Cafe

EVENTS

1:00 PM • Welcome & Elder Blessing

1:15 PM • Secret Agent 23 Skidoo Music Set

2:15 PM • Secret Agent 23 Skidoo Rap Workshop

2:45 PM • Dad’s Panel and Discussion

3:15 PM • Open Circle 1

3:45 PM • Drumming Circle 1

4:30 PM • The Willies

6:00 PM • Speaker / Storyteller

6:30 PM • Daughter’s Panel and Discussion

7:00 PM • Open Circle 2

7:30 PM • Drumming Circle 2

8:00 PM • Lyric

For information on the event and sponsorship opportunities:

Tim Chumley - Festival Director
804-519-2810 • Email