Sesame Street Screening and Walkaround Elmo Visit

Date & Time

Saturday, October 26, 2019
10:00 am to 1:30 pm


Culbreth Theatre at UVA Arts Grounds
109 Culbreth Theatre
Charlottesville, VA 22903
United States


About the Event

VPM PBS and the Virginia Film Festival Family Day present a screening of Sesame Street and visits from Walkaround Elmo on Saturday, October 26th at Culbreth Theatre at the UVA Arts Grounds. Family Day is a FREE event, including convenient and free parking.

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of Sesame Street, join VPM PBS and the Virginia Film Festival at 10 AM for a 60-minute screening of favorite clips from this iconic, award-winning children's television series. Made up of a colorful community of monsters, birds, grouches, and humans, Sesame Street is a place where everyone counts.

Doors open at 9:30 AM. Arrive early to save your seat and for a special stage appearance by Walkaround Elmo from Sesame Street! 

Families will also have the opportunity to meet and take photos with Walkaround Elmo from Sesame Street. 

Walkaround Elmo Photo Opportunity Schedule: 11:30 AM-Noon and 12:45-1:15 PM in the lobby of the UVA Drama Building, first-come-first-served.

Be sure to visit the VPM PBS KIDS® table to decorate a Sesame Street-themed Halloween bag, learn about fun PBS KIDS® programming and to participate in a free Sesame Street-themed raffle!  

Photo Courtesy of ™/© 2019 Sesame Workshop. All Rights Reserved.

For information about additional Family Day activities, click on the link below.


Presented By