Camp fair opens doors for parents, kids at Citadel Mall

WEST ASHLEY, S.C. (WCIV) - With summer right around thecorner, Citadel Mall in West Ashley made it easy for parents to find theperfect camp for their kids.

At the Kid Fest Camp Fair summer camp vendors set upinformation tables to attract kids and parents who were trying to find a way tofill their summer days. There was also a jump castle and a fashion showsponsored by Belk.

Organizers said the camp fair was about making it easier forparents to learn about camp possibilities all across the Lowcountry.

{}"Having a camp fairis very important because it lets us work with other vendors for theirspecialties and to find fun activities for the kids that parents really don'tknow is out there," said Tammy Gable, the director of education and promotionsat Blackbeard's Cove.

Gable says she hopes that parents are more informed aboutthe possibilities for their children during the summer as a result of the campfair.