Bigger Tent 2017-09-25T17:12:38+00:00

Bigger Tent Carnival Attraction Contest

Bigger Tent!

We have ‘built a bigger tent’ to get more Austin companies and professional involved in the work we do to help low income children across Central Texas.  It will feature a new interactive area complete with virtual reality, augmented reality, and educational games and apps that the kids are sure to enjoy! Only in Austin!

Carnival attendees will be asked to vote on their favorite attractions and team winners will announced at the VIP Reception to follow.

How to Participate

            Step 1: Sign your team up to create & host a carnival attraction by completing the contact form below.

            Step 2: Create a Carnival Attraction with your team.  Kids at the event will vote on their favorite attractions and winners will be announced at our VIP Reception after the Carnival.  Get Creative!  Attractions can be aligned with your brand, include prizes or candy- but must be kid/family appropriate.

           Step 3: Submit plans to ASC for your Carnival attraction by October 1stWe will information confirming your team’s participation along with information on where to submit your plans after you sign up below.  Once your team submits attraction plans, we will respond and approve your attraction.

           Step 4: Show up as early as 9am on the day of the event to set up your attraction.  Sponsors and other VIPs will have access to attractions starting at 11 am.

           Step 5: Break down your attraction starting at 4pm.

           Step 6: Come over to the VIP Reception.  Your team enters for FREE!



VIP Reception

Sponsors, corporate team participants and volunteers will receive free entry to our VIP Reception, which will include an open Bar, hors d’oeuvres, and entertainment.   In addition, City of Austin  Mayor Adler will kick off the event discussing how the success of our business community has been great for many, but has contributed to the pain experienced by low income families, and what the City of Austin is doing to help.


Team Attraction Awards will be presented at the VIP Reception to the companies whose attractions received the highest number of attendee votes in several categories such as Most Creative, Most Educational, Coolest Interactive Game, etc.

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