Downtown Lansing Inc. Hosts Family Expo

Downtown Lansing Inc. Hosts Family Expo

By FOX 47 News . CREATED Jun 3, 2014

LANSING, MICH. — Families and children are invited to the Family Safety Expo presented by the YMCA of Metropolitan Lansing, on Saturday June 7 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. on the outdoor plaza of the Lansing City Market. The expo will feature a variety of safety demonstrations, guest appearances and activities for children to learn and participate in.

Safety demonstrations and information will be provided by YMCA of Lansing, City of Lansing Police and Fire Departments, the Lansing Board Water and Light, New York Life, the Tri County Bicycle Association and more.

Participating organizations will feature information on bike safety, water and kayak safety, electric safety, a Child ID program and Lansing River Trail safety.

There will be special guest appearances from Big Lug, Swish the Fish and McGruff the Crime Dog. Families can also enjoy hip-hop performances, family Zumba, face painting and more.

The first 250 families will receive goodie bags with coupons and giveaways.

The Family Safety Expo is hosted by the Promotions Team of Downtown Lansing Inc. in partnership with the YMCA of Metropolitan Lansing.

For more information, contact Downtown Lansing Inc. at 517-487-3322 or go to