- Date/time: May 12th
Salesforce & JPMorgan 500 Festival Kid’s Day
Kids can stretch their minds and their muscles at the Salesforce & JPMorgan Chase 500 Festival Kid’s Day! The state’s largest free outdoor festival just for kids, the Salesforce & JPMorgan Chase 500 Festival Kids’ Day offers fun, interactive, educational activities in a carnival-like atmosphere.
Kids can participate in circus workshops, learn Bollywood-style dancing, paint their own masterpiece, race mini cars, get free kids haircuts, make sashes with the 500 Festival Princesses and more – all for free!
Attendees can also enjoy a wide range of entertainment and activities at the Salesforce & JPMorgan Chase 500 Festival Kids’ Day Entertainment Stage presented by McDonald’s. From the Metropolitan Youth Orchestra to Ballet Folklorico Mosaicos, there will be performances for all interests – hosted by your favorite Radio One personalities.
When: Saturday, May 12, from Noon – 4:00 p.m.
Where: Monument Circle
To learn more, visit 500festival.com/kids or search #500KidsDay on social media.
500 Festival Rookie Run
Kids ages 3 – 10 will put their feet to pavement during the 24th annual Salesforce & JPMorgan Chase 500 Festival Rookie Run. This non-competitive race introduces children to the basics of running and the excitement of a race – including the start and finish line production, a massive cheering section, a trip through runner’s service and the occasional celebrity siting!
The JPMorgan Chase 500 Festival Rookie Run takes place in downtown Indianapolis, one block north of Monument Circle at Ohio and Meridian streets. Run distances are set based upon a child’s age and all participants will receive a goodie bag, a participant bib with the number 1, and a finisher’s medal – just like the OneAmerica 500 Festival Mini-Marathon participants!
Those participants that register online will receive a celebratory technical t-shirt. On-site registration will be available, although registration and shirts will be sold separately.
When: Saturday, May 12, 12:30 – 3:00 pm
Where: Ohio and Meridian Streets
Cost: Register online for $8 (includes t-shirt)
Register on the day of the event for $5 (shirt not included). Shirt can be purchased for $5 (while supplies last)
To learn more, visit IndyMini.com or search #500RookieRun on social media!