Join Tarrant County Breastfeeding Coalition and Mothers' Milk Bank of North Texas at the 8th Annual Family Expo & Big Latch On!
This free event includes family-friendly vendors, a silent auction and a local site of the Big Latch On, a global celebration of breastfeeding that takes place each year during World Breastfeeding Week (August 1-7).
What is the Big Latch On?
The Big Latch On takes place at registered locations around the world, where people gather to breastfeed together. Friends and family come as well to show their support and promote breastfeeding. These events are run entirely by volunteers. For more information, visit the Global Big Latch On site.
I want to attend:
Whether you are participating in the Big Latch On or attending the expo as a supporter, please register at our location on the Global Big Latch On site by clicking here. Our location is Location #2731.
I want to be a vendor:
I want to donate:
If you will not participate as a vendor but want to donate a silent auction item, please complete the Donation Form.
Schedule of Events:
9:30 am: Expo opens (this includes pre-registration check-in and day-of registration)
9:45-10:00 am: Babywearing demo led by Krisha Crosley of Serenity Life Doula
10:15 am: Day-of registration closes
10:30 am: The Big Latch On
11:00-11:15 am: Exercise demo led by FIT4MOM Fort Worth
11:45 am: Silent auction closes
12:00 pm: Silent auction winners announced
1:00 pm: Expo closes
The Family Expo and Big Latch On is taking place at a new location this year, University Christian Church (UCC). It's just down the road from our previous spot and provides plenty of space for our growing event. Parking is free - please use the map below for reference.
Blue: attendee parking
Green: vendor and overflow attendee parking
Red: primary entrances