“Sesame Street” is celebrating its 50th anniversary with a road trip.
Big Bird, Elmo and more of the famous muppets are traveling to 10 cities across the country for three-day “Sesame Street” festivals, the show’s nonprofit Sesame Workshop has announced.
“As we celebrate our decades of impact and look ahead to the next 50 years, Sesame Street’s timeless lessons remain the same: Everyone, no matter who they are or where they are from, is equally deserving of respect, opportunity, and joy,” said Sesame Workshop CEO Steve Youngwood in the release.
Families can join the crew for live performances and kid-friendly activities.
Here’s where they are headed:
- New York: June 1st
- Washington D.C.: June 8th
- Pittsburgh: June 15th
- Detroit: June 22nd
- Chicago: June 29th
- Dallas: July 6th
- Kansas City: July 13th
- Denver: July 20th
- Seattle: July 27th
- Los Angeles: August 3rd
More details about each event, including the specific location, will be released later.
The 50th season of “Sesame Street” begins in November.
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