Celebrating the artist in every child

Dance, discover, and dream at the 2024 Flint Hills Family Festival! At this annual event, kids can dance to local and nationally renowned artists like Davina and the Vagabonds; 123 Andres!; NOOMA, an opera for babies; and Cirque Kalabanté with low-priced tickets. Plus, local music and dance groups, including fan favorites B2wins and Salsa del Soul, will give FREE performances on two outdoor stages Friday night and Saturday.

The whole family can discover all that Saint Paul has to offer by creating their own adventure through Rice Park, enjoying interactive artmaking activities with Festival Partners including Children’s Theatre Company, Hoang Anh Vietnamese Dance Group, George Latimer Central Library, Math Happens and so many more. With free crafts, STEAM activities, henna artists, face painting, balloon artists, and so much more, there is something for everyone!


Get your tickets to these exciting, kid-friendly performances inside the Ordway as part of your visit to the Family Festival!

Planned with your family in mind

With lots to do for kids of all ages, the Family Festival is designed to be a perfect outing for the whole family. In addition to fun activities and thrilling performances, the annual Festival includes helpful amenities like:

Advance parking options & transit deals
Stroller parking
Parents' room & quiet space
Food trucks

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School Week

During weekdays, the Festival offers low-cost indoor performance tickets and bus reimbursement for every school—all alongside the Festival grounds with great performances, art-making activities, and more.

For Educators

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