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About Us

The Exceptional Day of Play is an organization catered to providing accessible activities to children with special needs in Long Beach. Each event features activities universally designed for kids of all abilities. Our events include sensory bins, water play, arts and crafts, and interactive games, accessible for all children! The Exceptional Day of Play was founded by two High School students, with an intention of creating a safe space for children with special needs and their families. EDP events construct an inclusive environment for kids of all ages and abilities! 


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Every child should have an opportunity to feel included in a community that not only represents, but also accommodates them. These events have provided a sense of comfort and belonging to hundreds of guests, help us continue these "Days of Play" by making a single or recurring donation! All EDP events are funded entirely by community donations, make a difference, donate below!

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October, 29th


The Exceptional Day of Play is SO excited to announce that our annual Halloween Party will be taking place Saturday, October 29th, at the Expo Arts Center!

Join The Exceptional Day of Play at our Annual Not-So-Scary Halloween Party! This event will include accessible activities for children of all ages and abilities, including: Trick or treating, a Mad Science Lab, Halloween arts and crafts, spooky sensory bins, accessible games, a haunted maze, face painting, delicious desserts, and a scream-tastic performance!

This event is free to the public, with a suggested donation of $5 per child/participant. Donations will be accepted in cash on site, and through Venmo.

WHEN: Saturday, October 29th, from 3pm-6pm!

WHERE: The Expo Arts Center, 4321 Atlantic Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90807

DONATIONS: To confirm your RSVP, please use the link below to make your donation for each child/participant!

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