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Families invited to meet favorite PBS KIDS characters at Toad Suck Daze April 30-May 1

Posted 27 Apr 2022

Arkansas PBS brings Clifford the Big Red Dog, Curious George,

The Cat in the Hat to greet guests

CONWAY, Ark. (Arkansas PBS) — Arkansas PBS will join Toad Suck Daze 2022 Saturday, April 30, from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sunday, May 1, from noon to 5 p.m. in the Tinkerfest area and Toadal Kids Zone with family friendly activities and favorite PBS KIDS characters.


Attendees will find Arkansas PBS in the Tinkerfest area, located along Oak Street, and the Toadal Kids Zone, located at the corner of Locust Avenue and Robinson Street. The Cat in the Hat, Clifford the Big Red Dog and Curious George will greet guests Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon and Sunday from noon to 2 p.m. Throughout the weekend, Arkansas PBS will offer family-friendly activities and take-home activity booklets, reading charts and more.


Character appearances are made possible with support from Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield. Tinkerfest is sponsored by Acxiom. Toadal Kids Zone is sponsored by Conway Regional Health System and Caldwell Toyota. Toad Suck Daze is presented by Crain Hyundai and Genesis of Conway and Gainwell Technologies.


Additional information about Toad Suck Daze is available at


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