Artsy Spring Break Activities in the Indianapolis Area | 2017

Artsy Spring Break Activities in the Indianapolis Area | 2017

Spring Break is a great time for your children to rest and recharge their batteries, but it’s also a great opportunity to get out and try something new! Do you have a child interested in the arts? Not interested in the arts? Be adventurous and check out this list of Indy-area activities taking place during many local spring breaks.


For the visual artist

Foil Art for Kids (various Indianapolis library locations, various dates, ages 6-12, Free)

Owls: Preschool Art Workshop (various Indianapolis library locations, various dates, ages 3-5, Free)

Spring Break Classes through The Art Lab (various dates, Ages 3-13, $60-125)

World’s Smallest Children’s Art Gallery (Fridays-Sundays, 2-4, Free)

Spring Break Youth Art Camps at (Indianapolis Art Center, March 20-24 and March 27-31, All Day, Ages 8-12, $325)

Youth Creative Expressions with Kalleen Chilcote (Garfield Park Art Center, Saturdays: March 18 – April 8, Ages 6-13, $55)

Art Packs and the Star Studio at Indianapolis Museum of Art ($18 for adults, $10 children, ages 5 & under free)


Arts for All: Surprise Monster Drawings (Garfield Park Arts Center, Saturdays: March 4-25, All ages, Free)

Me & The Masters (Broad Ripple Park, Thursdays: March 30-April 20, Ages 4-6, $65)


For the theatrical child

Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare (Garfield Park Arts Center, Various March dates, All Ages, Free)

Vintage Movie Night (Garfield Park Arts Center, March 11 & April 15, Ages 13+, $5)

Cinderella (Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio, March 23-April 15, All Ages, $12 per person)


For the musically inclined

Rhythm Discovery Center Saturday Programs (every Saturday, free with admission, $12 adults, $6 children, 5 and under free)

Peanut Butter & Jam at the Palladium (March 4 & April 8, Ages 1-7, $10 per child)

Carmel Symphony Orchestra presents Family Fun (The Palladium, March 26th, $20 for adults, $5 for children)

Shake, Rattle, and Roll: Baby Music Class (various libraries, dates and times, Ages birth-2, Free)

symFUNy: Music in 3D Featuring Dance Kaleidoscope (Hilbert Circle Theatre, April 3 $10-$40)

Celebrations of Creativity at the Museum of Miniature Houses (changes weekly, $5 adults, $3 children)

Teddy Bear Concert Series (Central Library, March 25 & April 18, Ages 3-5, Free)


For the little ones who like to dance

A Night of English Country Dancing (Garfield Park Arts Center, March 9 & April 13, All Ages, Free)

My First Dance Class (Broad Ripple Park, Thursdays: March 23-May 4, Ages 2-6, $49) *many other options, consult Indy Parks Fun Guide

Beauty and the Beast Storytime (various Indianapolis Library branches, March 20 & 24, All Ages, Free)



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Steph Black

Steph is a full time homeschooling mama to two little boys and. She enjoys grand adventures and baking. She lives in Indianapolis with her husband, boys, scheming cat and big dog. You can find more of her on her blog Indy Homeschool.