Kid’s Zone



This year’s Kid’s Zone will be packed full of entertainers, inflatables, food vendors and face painters to keep kids of all ages busy all day long!

Kid’s Zone Hours
12pm – 7pm

All Ticket and Wristband Sales end at 7pm.

Kid’s Zone Ticket Pricing

Saturday In The Park All Day Wristband = TBD

*Wristbands are not valid on the Eurobungy or Ferris Wheel

Guest Weather with KCAU-TV (

sitp_kids_kcauJoin ABC9 Chief Meteorologist Fred Hexom for your chance to forecast the weather at Saturday in the Park. It’s your opportunity to see if you have what it takes to get in front of the camera and tell us if it’s going to be sunny, rainy or a chance of Thundersnow! ABC9 will be recording between 12 and 4pm and select people will be showcased on the ABC9 News that evening. Don’t miss your chance at doing Guest Weather with ABC9’s Chief Meteorologist Fred Hexom!!

sitp_kids_mrtwisterMr. Twister (

A popular performer in the KCAU Kid’s Zone each year, Mr. Twister is back once again armed with fun and balloons! Mr. Twister’s wife, Ms. Twist, will also be joining in the fun. For the past 14 years, Mr. Twister has entertained children at Saturday In The Park with his wacky assortment of balloons. Make sure to bring the young ones up to visit Mr. Twister & Ms. Twist and ask for a FREE crazy balloon sculpture!





sitp_kids_pettingzooMeyer’s Petting Zoo ( 

The Petting Zoo is excited to be coming back again to the KCAU Kid’s Zone. The Meyer Petting Zoo, a family owned business out of Holstein, Iowa, is bringing a pen full of cute, furry animals. The zoo consists of mainly farm animals. There will be goats, sheep, mini donkey, mini pony and llama. There will be babies for the kids to enjoy. Kids can buy ice cream cones filled with pellets to feed the animals for $1. Admission is FREE. The petting zoo will be open from Noon to 5pm.




sitp_kids_magicmanMagic Man

Corey Fravel is like a machine gun of tricks, performing interactive card tricks and sleight-of-hand “Street Magic” in front of anyone that gathers around. Your kids may have seen Corey perform last year at SITP, at their school thanks to Beyond the Bell or at After Prom parties.  Come visit Corey as he will entertain children and parents as they spend time in the Kid’s Zone!


sitp_kids_facepaintFace Painting (

Happy Faces face painting by Patti and friends has been coming to Sioux City for 24 years.  We provide face painting designs from $5 – $10.  And, we even have temporary tattoos and hair coloring!  We’ve painted the moms and dads that are now bringing their children.  Moms want their children to have the same fun that they had years ago.  Stop by the Kid’s Zone and get your happy face on!






sitp_kids_inflatablesInflatables and Ferris Wheel

Back by popular demand….drumroll please…the Ferris Wheel!!  This year’s Kid’s Zone will once again feature inflatables to entertain kids of all ages all day long.  There will be old favorites such as the Eurobungy, obstacles courses and a bounce house.  And, the Ferris Wheel is back! Be sure to stop up to the Kid’s Zone to check out all of the attractions!