Children's Arts in the Park

*The program scheduled for July 20th has been cancelled due to inclement weather. Come out and see Mr. Dan The Music Man on August 8!

Join us this summer for artistic and educational programs in Seitz Park and Chris Wilson Pavilion at Potawatomi Park. Children will have fun with interactive games, educational activities, and art projects!


June 15 at Seitz Park

Learn about recycling with Solid Waste Management District of St. Joseph County and create a fun bird feeder using recycled water bottles.

June 22 at Chris Wilson Pavilion at Potawatomi Park

The Potawatomi Zoo will have animals on-site from their educational program! Learn about the different animals from the Zoo with an interactive presentation. 

July 13 at Seitz Park

Get crafty and play games with the St. Joseph County Public Library. Children will make an all-ages art project, listen to a story, and engage with each other in fun and games.

July 27 at Seitz Park

Bring out your inner artist with arts and activites with the South Bend Museum of Art.

August 3 at Chris Wilson Pavilion at Potawatomi Park

Have a great time and be entertained with a magic show by Ken's Magic and Balloons.

August 8 at Chris Wilson Pavilion at Potawatomi Park

Have fun with Mr. Dan, The Music Man! His highly interactive "Get Up and MOVE" show will have kids dancing and singing for the rest of the day. Get ready to dance, shout, and sing this summer in the park!


No registration required.


All Children's Arts in the Parks events have FREE admission.

Additional Information

  • All children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • There is no programming on June 29 or July 7 - visit the St. Joseph County 4-H Fair instead!