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Bring the kids to see Radio Disney’s NBT — Jasmine

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

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Written by : Amy moved to Indiana for college in 1988 (Go Bulldogs!) and has never left. Married with three children, she's always on the lookout for fun and affordable things to do in Indiana. Elsewhere on the web, you can find Amy at The Fourth Frog Blog and All Things Aging. Amy receives compensation from the Indiana Office of Tourism Development for blogging. For more information, see our FTC Disclosure page.