COLUMBUS, Ga. (WLTZ) -
On August 12, 2023, families gathered at Peachtree Mall for the highly anticipated All Things Children Expo. This exciting event was a celebration of all things related to children and parenting, bringing together a diverse range of activities and opportunities for learning.
The expo kicked off with a heartwarming and adorable baby race, where little ones showcased their speedy crawling skills, much to the delight of the cheering crowd. Winners received prizes provided by Safe Kids Columbus.
Guest speakers took the stage to provide valuable insights and advice on various parenting topics. These informative sessions covered everything from cell phone safety to tips for creating a nurturing home environment.
Attendees had the chance to explore a variety of vendors, offering a wide array of products and services catering to children and families. From educational toys to clothing and accessories, the expo’s vendors had something for everyone.
The Columbus Police Department made a significant contribution to the event by bringing their innovative Gaming Van. This mobile gaming unit not only provided entertainment for children and teens but also facilitated positive interactions between law enforcement and the community. The Gaming Van offered a unique opportunity for kids to engage with officers in a friendly and relaxed environment, fostering trust and understanding.
A highlight of the event was the Dillard’s Fashion Show, where young models strutted their stuff in stylish ensembles. The fashion show showcased the latest trends in children’s clothing, inspiring parents to keep their little ones stylish and comfortable.
Safety remained a top priority throughout the expo. The Safe Kids Safety School provided interactive demonstrations and workshops to educate families on important safety measures. From car seat installation tips to first aid basics, parents left with a heightened awareness of keeping their children safe.
The All Things Children Expo 2023 was a fantastic opportunity for families to come together, have fun, and gain valuable knowledge. This event not only entertained but also empowered parents to make informed decisions for the well-being of their children.
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