Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Central Indiana
418 S. Walnut St.
Bloomington, IN 47402
Event held every June.
This annual, family-friendly tradition since 1957 benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters and IU Child Care Centers. Taking place in the IU parking lot west of Memorial Stadium, the Fun Frolic features thrilling rides, games, amusements, and all varieties of traditional carnival food.
2010: Saturday, Sept. 4th, 10 to 6, Sunday, Sept. 5th, 10 to 5
The 4th Street Festival was created in 1977 by Bloomington, Indiana area artists and craftspeople to showcase southern Indiana talent. The fair has grown to include artists from all over the country.
The Fourth Street Festival of the Arts and Fine Crafts strives to create an atmosphere of appreciation for art as well as an opportunity for artists to showcase their work by presenting a high quality event, while providing an educational environment to create connections with art and artists. Fourth Street prides itself on being admission free and welcoming to all.
Third Monday of each month at 7pm, Harrodsburg Community Center
The Harrodsburg Heritage Days Association plans the Heritage Days Festival, which is held each year the last weekend in May. The group also generates funds for a community building and playground equipment for Harrodsburg, a community founded in 1837.
Tuba and euphonium players are again invited to participate in one or more of the TUBACHRISTMAS concerts/events presented throughout the world. Help achieve maximum participation for your area's TUBACHRISTMAS concert. Your efforts will be appreciated by tuba and euphonium players everywhere.
Lotus Education & Arts Foundation
P.O. Box 1667
Bloomington, IN 47402
2010 date: September 16-19
From the website: Each year, the Lotus World Music and Arts Festival honors Lotus Dickey's memory with a set of music or an interactive workshop that introduces new audiences to his music and the old-time traditions of the United States. A gifted folk singer, songwriter, and musician from rural Orange County, Indiana, Lotus Dickey wrote tunes and songs that drew from his family and community, as well as from country singers and fiddlers he heard on the radio.
To volunteer at Lotus fest, submit email to volunteer [at] lotusfest [dot] org
Performing artists submissions should be sent to lee [at] lotusfest [dot] org