Event Date & Time

Saturday, February 23, 2019
11:00am - 4:00pm

Event Location

Wilmington Convention Center
515 Nutt St, Wilmington, NC 28401
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About Wilmington Kidz Expo

Looking for an exciting, affordable and fun day out with your family? Then make plans to attend the Annual Kidz Expo event!

Kidz Expo is a fun-filled day for babies, toddlers, kids, tweens and families to play and learn about all the important aspects of raising happy, healthy kids. Families can spend time together and make lasting memories, all while enjoying activities, shopping, and entertainment. Visit over 50 vendor booths-- including schools, healthcare, dental care, toy stores and clothing stores-- sample food & drink, play on inflatable bounce houses, and much, much more. Enjoy free face painting, balloon animals, pictures and on-going entertainment throughout the day.

The special guest appearance of China Anne McClain will be taking Fan Photos from 1:00pm-3:00 pm*
*Celebrity guest Photo's are not guaranteed. Will take as many photos as possible during the scheduled time.

Enter to win a Pair or VIP Passes to Meet China Anne! ENTER HERE!

Special Guest

China Anne McClain

Star of the Disney's Descendants 2.
China Anne McClain has been acting professionally since she was five years old. She is
currently starring as teen superhero Lightning, in the hit DC superhero drama series "Black
Lightning," whose second season premieres in October on the CW Network.
China also stars as the cunning and confident Uma, daughter of Ursula from "The Little
Mermaid", in the mega-hit Disney Channel Original Movie "Descendants 2" and the highly
anticipated sequel "Descendants 3".
Additionally, she recently made the exclusive list of 10 TV Stars to Watch by Variety Magazine.
McClain is best known to kids and families worldwide for her starring role as the music prodigy
Chyna Parks in Disney Channel's popular series "A.N.T. Farm", as well as her starring role as
math and science genius Gabby in the Disney Channel Original Movie "How to Build a Better
Boy." McClain received an NAACP Image Award for her work in "A.N.T. Farm."
China is also recognized for her starring role as the quick-witted Jazmine Payne in "Tyler
Perry's House of Payne." A talented singer, she was also featured on the ABC variety talent
competition series "Sing Your Face Off", in which she transformed into and performed as
musical icons Alicia Keys, Whitney Houston, James Brown, Rihanna and Michael Jackson,
among others.
She made her feature film debut in the "The Gospel", opposite Idris Elba and Nona Gaye. Soon
after, McClain was chosen by Tyler Perry and Reuben Cannon to co-star in Tyler Perry's feature
film "Daddy's Little Girls", along with her sisters Sierra and Lauryn McClain. Additional acting
credits include feature films "Grown Ups", "Grown Ups 2", and "Hurricane Season", and guest
star roles on numerous hit television series, including "NCIS", "Bones", "Night Shift", Disney
Channel's "Wizards of Waverly Place", "JONAS L.A." and "Hannah Montana".
Born August 25, 1998, in Atlanta, Georgia, McClain is currently bi-coastal between Los Angeles
and Atlanta.


If you or your company would like to participate in this fantastic event for kids and families, please contact Jeff Hidek at jeff.hidek@starnewsonline.com, or 910-343-2015.


Tickets are $7 in advance or $10 at the door. Family four pack of tickets are $21 in advance or $30 at the door. Kids 3 and under are free. Military Family Discounts Available!


Food and drinks will be available on site.


Parking will be available in the Wilmington Convention Center Parking garage and on street parking.