2019 Youth Expo proves a big hit in Brookfield
TRURO, N. S. – Hundreds of children and families flocked to Brookfield for the 2019 Youth Expo Saturday.
Youngsters and parents enjoyed everything from a giant inflatable whale to trying their hand at circus acrobatics.
Others practised their archery and shooting, and a marching band composed of local cadets as well as a dance troupe performance added to the fun.
The all-day event was held at the Don Henderson Memorial Sportsplex.
Penelope Hoyt-koszegi from Dartmouth stands tall and proud with a little help from the Truro Allstars Cheer and Tumble crew, at the 2019 Youth Expo in Brookfield.
Instructor Michel Valcourt helps Hannah Johnston practise her archery, lining up a shot on the small range set up at the 2019 Youth Expo.
Aiyana Graham from Atlantic Cirque helps little Ben Johnston rotate in an acrobatic harness, used in circus training.
Kloey Newby from the Truro Allstars Cheer and Tumble crew soars up to the ceiling, with a little help from her colleagues.
Aaron Elser and his son Oliver, from Valley, emerge from the mouth of a giant inflatable whale set up in Brookfield’s Don Henderson Memorial Sportsplex.
This scissor lift was set up by Creek Construction at the 2019 Youth Expo in Brookfield – and proved to be a big hit with children, including Austin Maxwell, left, and Hudson Dinsdale.
Members of the Limitless Dance Company perform their musical routine during the Youth Expo.
Lucas Kelly rides a mock rodeo bull set up as a ‘bucking bronco’ ride. He fell off seconds later.
Curling season may be over, but Jayden Young, left, and Chase Weatherby still enjoyed a chance to test their mettle.