Kristi Yamaguchi’s Family Literacy Festival

June 10, 2023 all-day

Kristi Yamaguchi’s
Family Literacy Festival

Saturday, June 10, 2023
Children’s Discovery Museum
180 Woz Way, San Jose.

Two Sessions Available
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. or 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.



Enjoy a fun-filled day promoting literacy!

Families will enjoy all the Museum has to offer, along with celebrity and author story readings, hands-on activities and art projects, and family friendly entertainment. All included with your special event day admission ticket!

A collaboration between Kristi Yamaguchi’s Always Dream, Children’s Discovery Museum and the San José Public Library Foundation, to promote the importance of reading.

Star power, award-winning family entertainment, hands-on art activities, storytimes, and more – all to support literacy!

  • Kristi Yamaguchi – Olympic Gold Medalist and children’s book author
  • Polina Edmunds – U.S. Silver Figure Skating Champion
  • Tim McCanna – Children’s author and illustrator
  • Jennifer Fosberry – New York Times bestselling children’s book author
  • Alphabet Rockers – Grammy-winning and change-making music creators
  • Andy Z – Award-winning children’s performer
  • Maggie Tokuda Hall – Children’s author
  • Maia and Alex Shibutani – Champion ice dancers and authors

Make a book buddy at one of our many art activity tables, create your own chalk art with a talented chalk artist in Bill’s Backyard, enjoy PNC Bank’s Mobile Learning Adventure, which will take over the West Wing Exhibit Hall, listen to storytimes from the children’s book authors and local heroes, and dance and sing along with some of the best children’s performers in the biz!

Buy your tickets today at the special event rate to guarantee your family’s entry!

*Museum Members must also purchase a special discounted event ticket for this day. Sign in (top right on the ticket page) to have the $3 per ticket discount automatically applied.

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Title Sponsor

Alaska Air Lines

Presenting Sponsors

PNC Bank
Star One Credit Union
Brandenburg Family Foundation

Official Sponsors

Evergreen Masjid Islamic Center
NBC Bay Area / T48


Excite Credit Union