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Half-Pint Hootenanny

HALF-PINT HOOTENANNY

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Fun for all ages!

Hosted by Leapin’ Louie and staffed by the Girl Scouts of San Gorgonio Council and Boy Scouts of America, this FREE, fun-for-all-ages place has more action packed in between its walls than you can imagine!

LIVE MUSIC FROM UP-AND-COMING BANDS!!

WESTERN COMEDY PERFORMANCES

MUSICAL INSTRUMENT “PETTING ZOO”

Come on in!
JEWELRY MAKING * ARTS & CRAFTS * GAMES * FACE PAINTING * HAIR DECOR * FUN TATTOOS * WESTERN COMPETITIONS * SINGING & DANCING * * LIVE MUSIC and SURPRISE PERFORMANCES!

OPEN 10am – 7pm EVERY DAY 
WIN PRIZES!

PERFORMANCES BY:

Tegan Marie

Tegan Marie, 13, has opened for country music’s biggest stars including Hunter Hayes, Maddie & Tae, Cam and more. Her videos have surpassed over 50M video views and she is taking the music world by storm. Her cover of Florida Georgia Line’s “H.O.L.Y.” garnered over 20M video views, and was picked up by Taste of Country, iHeart Media’s “The Bobby Bones Show” and more.

Temecula Road

Sisters Emma and Maddie together with guitarist and friend Dawson Anderson have been called out by The Huffington Post as one of the top country artists to watch in 2016, Temecula Road‬‬‬‬‬ opened for Martina McBride, Josh Turner, among others and joined Jessie James Decker on a nationwide, sold out tour. Radio Disney recently named them their newest NEXT BIG THING.

D⚡Tension

Desert raised and known throughout the Coachella Valley, these14-yr-old Coachella Valley locals are Academy of Musical Performance musicians and Alumni – drummer Nick Willman, guitarist Noah Arujo and bassist Jake Sonderman constantly kick it up to the next level. The band’s set list includes songs we all know and love but thought only the original artist could tackle.

PERFORMANCES BY:

Leapin’ Louie’s Wild West Spectacular

Leapin’ Louie Wild West Spectacular is an original cowboy show full of comedy, world-class trick roping, whip-cracking, six-foot unicycle and other stunts. Leapin’ Louie has toured opening for Brooks and Dunn and the rock band Primus and has performed in 31 different countries across the world.

AMP -Academy of Musical Performance– 5 BANDS!

Five teen bands from AMP will perform for a second year in the Half-Pint and also participate in the Instrument Petting Zoo. AMP is a music education program designed to enrich the lives of young musicians living in the Coachella Valley by fostering creativity and collaboration through participation in a “rock band”

The Little Red Wagon Family Band

It was inevitable that Alexa, 11, and Avery, 10, would make a career in music. Dad, Jack Roemer plays bass in a classic rock tribute band and Mom, Kelly Rae, fronts her own country band. In April 2015, the girls formed their own band and the Little Red Wagon Family band was born!

HANDS-ON ACTIVITIES

CHILDREN’S MUSEUM OF THE DESERT

The very popular CDMOD, based in Rancho Mirage, is bringing its “hands on” experience to Stagecoach Festival and the BITTY BABY BARN. This area will be perfectly suited for children 2-6 featuring train and music themed activities. The Children’s Discovery Museum of the Desert is where youth, families, teachers and the community collaborate and participate in joint projects and partnerships in learning Currently the museum serves over 65,000 people per year.

MAKE YOUR OWN JEWELS with KIDD’S JEWELRY HEIST

Don’t miss this interactive jewelry making parlor for the young and young at heart.
Pick from a fresh selection of sparkly beads, gemstones, antique colorful chains, silks, leathers & a wonderous supply of sought after western charms. Guests can always count on technical assistance from any of our enthusiastic design team members!

CREATE WEARABLE ART with THE MARBLED MERMAID

Visit The Marbled Mermaid and learn the art of Acrylic Water Marbling (AWM) and hand paint your own item! Create a one-of-a-kind bandana, scarf or other wearable art item.  It’s fast, easy and fun! AWM is derived from the ancient tradition of Ebru (cloud) Art, which dates back to the 12th century. We have created a technique and method to bring this beautiful art to the 21st century, for all to enjoy.

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT BRINGING KIDS TO STAGECOACH!!

We collect your info and provide safe haven for lost children. If you are separated, we can help round ‘em up. Found children are returned to the Half-Pint Hootenanny (until 7pm).

After that, they are brought to the Police Station on site. If you get separated or lost, remind children to ask for help from a policeman or any festival staff with a radio, or even another adult with children.

SUGGESTED KIDS PACKING LIST:

*Recent photo (in case they get lost)
*Change of clothes – or two or three
*Warm blankets – it really does get very cold at night
*Stroller
*Wet wipes or anti-bacterial hand gels – those darn animals get mighty stinky
*Cowboy hats and suncreen – so there won’t be any sun-scream
*Picnic blankets are great for napping
*Flashlight – helps to find mom in the dark
*Extra diapers

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