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DeSoto Living! Festival [Sponsored by Access Self Storage]

Date: June 23, 2018 Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Event Description
The Second Annual DeSoto Living! Festival - our Signature Event - is Back!

We currently have more than 150 vendors, including food trucks registered for this Signature Event! Food, Non-Food, Non-Profits, small or large businesses are welcome! The vendor fee is only $100 so contact the DeSoto Chamber of Commerce at 972.224.3565 for more info.

This festival will feature a variety of fun family activities for all ages, such as Pet Adoptions by Tri-City Animal Shelter, a Rock Climbing Wall and more in the PetZone, along with the DeSoto LIVE Stage that will feature a variety of local artists in the Dallas Area and hosted by 97.9FM and LifeChat Radio as our hosts.
The KidZone will feature Knocker Ball! Kids of all ages can sign-up to play 5-minute games throughout the day. There will also be a 30 ft. King Kong Slide, with a giant Gorilla and T-Rex attached to 3 huge slides. Don’t forget to check out the Art Show sponsored by Delta Sigma Theta Sorority along with a number of other kid friendly businesses.

The Wellness Zone will feature a variety of healthy businesses along with a 60 ft. obstacle course for kids, FREE Eye Screening done by the DeSoto Lions Club, FREE HIV Testing by the Chris Howell Foundation. It also features the DeSoto ISD Stage with Y99FM as our host introducing local school dance groups, local musicians and the Mayor of DeSoto, the Honorable Curtistene McCowan who will be introducing the Miss City of DeSoto & Miss Outstanding Teen Q&A Session!

The DeSoto Safe Zone and DeSoto Drives will include the Food Truck Lane with over 15 food trucks to choose from, a Car Show, Bumper Cars, DeSoto Fire Truck and the DeSoto Police MRAP will also be some fun vehicles to see including DeSoto BMX Display.

The MarketPlace Zone & DeSoto Green Zone will feature an array of local & small business located throughout the Best Southwest Area, including the Oncor Cherry Picker and Republic Services Truck and other energy savings displays. Cupcake Wars, Face Painting, Raffle Drawings are just a few other fun activities.

Thanks to our Zone Sponsors:
> Presenting Sponsor Access Self Storage [PetZone] 
Methodist Charlton Medical Center [Wellness Zone]
> DeSoto ISD [KidZone]
> Atkinson Toyota South Dallas [DeSoto Drives]
> Reunion Capital of Texas [DeSoto Safe]
> Oncor Electric and Republic Services [DeSoto Green]
> DeSoto Economic Development Corporation [Market Place]
> Bank of DeSoto [DeSoto LIVE]. Each Zone will host a number of local businesses and kid friendly activities!

Be sure to get your FREE Tickets on Eventbrite or contact Brittani Washington at the DeSoto Chamber of Commerce at 972.224.3565 for more details. Spaces are going fast, so reserve your space today! Visit for more information!
Free Tickets on Eventbrite
Vendor fee thru May 31: $75
Vendor fee June 1 - 18: $100

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Event Location DeSoto East Middle School (Front Lawn)
601 E. Belt Line Rd. 
DeSoto, TX 75115
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Date/Time Information Sat, June 23, 2018
10am to 4pm
Contact Information
Marketing Director, 972.224.3565
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