It’s Cy-Fest Time with Free Family Fun for All Oct. 8

Published on: September 20, 2011

The Original Cy-Fest 7
 Lone Star College-CyFair’s Cy-Fest 7 community event  is right around the corner, so mark the calendar for Saturday, Oct. 8 and come from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to celebrate this seventh annual day of free festivities and family fun.

Last year’s event drew near 16,000 to this event held on the Barker Cypress campus at West Road. Among the featured activities are moonwalks, face painting, slides, obstacle courses, pumpkin patch, train ride, pony carousel, a petting zoo, Radio Disney and more.

Cy-Fest kidsIn addition, community members can also receive information on area non-profit organizations, such as Mercy House Organization and Cy-Fair Republican Women, and learn about the college offerings and enjoy the Cy-Fair Volunteer Fire Department’s annual Fire Fest (at Station 11 located on West Road adjacent to LSC-CyFair.
 
 “The energy and enthusiasm of our employees, students and community members involved in this event is a reflection of our community as a whole to the commitment we all have to making Cy-Fair a wonderful place to live, work and raise our families,” said LSC-CyFair’s College Relations Executive Director Michelle Tran. “Our sincere thanks go to many local businesses and community partners who donate resources and volunteer time to this free event that has been drawing thousands of smiles since 2005.”

Cy-Fest kidsThe 2011 Cy-Fest event sponsors are: All-Star Martial Arts, Bank of America, Cy-Fair Federal Credit Union, Cy-Fair Magazine, Cy-Fair Parent Magazine, Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center, Energy Capital Credit Union, Friends of the Library at Lone Star College-CyFair; Kids R Kids, Kumon of Cypress-Lonestar; Liberty Mutual Insurance, Nightlight Pediatrics, North Cypress Medical Center, OurBlok Cy-Fair, State Farm - Joel Muller, State Farm - Tristen Sutton, St. Luke’s Hospital at The Village, Texas Emergency Care, Towne Lake and Woodforest National Bank.

For information, contact Tran at 281.290.3944 or go to LoneStar.edu/cy-fest.