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MAY 29 – JUNE 1

JUNE 1 | 5-9PM
JUNE 2 | 10AM-8PM




Family Weekend: June 1 & 2, 2018

Join the Ordway for the 2018 Flint Hills Family Festival. Plan a day of excitement with your friends and family, featuring the best international performing artists from around the globe!

Friday, June 1


Saturday, June 2


Indoor Performances

Enchanting indoor performances tell the stories of mice rocketing to outer space, an adorable panda bear and her home, dancers that become the game Tetris on stage—and then invite you to join them!—and musicians that create magical moments with danceable tunes in Spanish and English.

Electroluminescent mouse puppet on a Electroluminescent space ship Flying in front of the moon and stars
June 1 – 2

Lightwire Theater presents Moon Mouse: A Space Odyssey

Ordway Music Theater

50-60 minutes

Ages 5-12

June 1 – 2

Compagnia T.P.O. presents Panda’s Home

Drake Room, Ordway

50-60 minutes

Ages 4-7

Saturday, June 2

Moona Luna

Ordway Concert Hall

50-60 minutes

Ages 4-8

Saturday, June 2

Arch8 presents Tetris

Andy Boss Thrust Stage at Park Square Theatre

50-60 minutes

Ages 6-12

Free Public Art Installations

Giant bunnies invade downtown

Amanda Parer's Intrude

Amanda Parer's "Intrude"
Interactive public art

The Dreamscape Mural

Dreamscape Mural rendering

Summer Kick-Off Happy Hour

JUNE 1 | 4:00PM
Washington Street in front of the Ordway

Join the City of Saint Paul, The Ordway, Flint Hills Resources, and the downtown business community at an outdoor happy hour in celebration to kick off summer in Saint Paul at the Flint Hills Family Festival! Families are invited to enjoy family-friendly festivities, food trucks, and beverages.

There will be a brief program at 4:45pm, followed by a street dance performance beginning at 5:00pm. For more on the street dance, read on!

Outdoor Dance Party

We’re closing out both days of family fun with an all-ages street dance right in front of the Ordway!

JUNE 1 | 5:00PM-9:00PM

Pistolera | Appearing at the 2018 Flint Hills Family Festival
Featuring musical performance by Pistolera and parkour exhibition by Arch8

JUNE 2 | 6:00PM-8:00PM

Koo Koo Kanga Roo | Appearing at the 2018 Flint Hills Family Festival
Featuring musical performance by Minnesota favorites Koo Koo Kanga Roo

Free Transportation to the Festival

Enjoy free rides courtesy of Metro Transit both Friday, June 1 and Saturday, June 2 by downloading a pass below!