I told you that the greenspaces at White River State Park are versatile and often play host to a wide variety of activities. This weekend’s Family Fun Day in the Park, part of the Park’s Free Family Arts Series, will feature a performance by Jasmine, winner of Radio Disney’s 2009 “Next Big Thing” contest.
From noon to 4pm on Saturday, June 26, the entire family can enjoy:
- The Children Museum of Indianapolis’ new exhibit “Rock Stars, Cars & Guitars”
- A pet a shark in the Newport Aquarium’s portable shark petting tank
- A chance to win $529 towards a CollegeChoice Savings Plan for your child’s higher education
- Hula Hoop for Hope with Shepherd Community Center
- An obstacle course provided by Velocity Sports Performance
- Performances by Jasmine, the Praise Pandemic Steel Pan Orchestra, Indianapolis Children’s Choir, Tony Hoard & Rockin’ Rory, YoYo Master: Noel Kunz, and much more
Future dates for the White River State Park Family Arts Series include:
- Saturday, July 10, 6pm – Grammy Award-winner Tom Chapin and local musicians The Grimes Girls
- Friday, July 23 and Saturday, July 24, 6pm – Dance Kaleidoscope Family Performance
- Friday, Aug. 8, Saturday, Aug. 9 at 8pm, Sunday, Aug 10, 2pm – Heartland Actors’ Repertory Theatre presents Shakespeare’s Two Gentlemen of Verona
- Saturday, Sept. 11, 6:30pm – An Evening of Jazz with Rob Dixon and Friends
For more information, including a map of the location and parking options, or in case of inclement weather, please call the Park Visitors Center at (317) 233-2434 or visit www.inwhiteriver.org.