Family Fun Day
Boldt Castle at Heart Island and WPBS-DT, Watertown PBS, present Family Fun Day, Saturday, June 20th from 10am-3pm. Boldt Castle, in association with WPBS-TV Watertown, NY, will host a family based event featuring characters from popular PBS Kids television programming including Princess Presto, Super Why, Clifford the Big Red Dog, Curious George, Daniel Tiger, and Word Girl. Families arriving at Boldt Castle will enjoy a special greeting and receive a goody bag from Princess Presto! Children will be able to enjoy several activity stations hosted by PBS Kids characters, along with story telling and exploring! Children can build a birdhouse, plant a flower and talk to their favorite characters! Each character will have their own educational activity station for children to engage in, with a prize awarded for completion of all activity stations. Food will be available at the castle’s concession stand or families may bring a picnic lunch.
Admission rates for the day are, Adults $8.50, Children 6-12 $6.00, ages 5 and under are free. This is an Operation Yellow ribbon event and military service members with ID will receive $1 off admission prices. Transportation to the castle may be obtained through one of the participating boat lines; Uncle Sam Boat Tours; Clayton Island Tours; 1000 Island Cruises Rockport and Gananoque Boat Lines. Transportation to the castle is an additional expense and not included in the Family Fun Day ticket price.
WPBS-TV is a non-profit public television station serving approximately 650,000 households throughout Northern New York and Eastern Ontario. WPBS-TV’s mission is to educate, entertain and inform our two-nation audience through superior local and national content and media engagement in order to enhance the lives of those it serves. For more information please visit the wpbs-tv website!.
Historic Boldt Castle opens for the 2015 season on May 9th, marking the 38th season of ownership and operations by the Thousand Islands Bridge Authority. Please call 315-482-2501 or 315-482-9724 for more information about Boldt Castle Admission Rates, Weddings, or the Wine Festival. For general information, including lodging call 800-847-5263 or log onto visit1000islands.com.