Arts in the Parks and Historic Sites

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The arts have come to you this summer, with 200+ arts activities happening in state parks and historics across the state!

In 2017 there are 400+ opportunities to see and experience the arts through the Arts in the Parks and Historic Sites Program. Check out the comprehensive lists below to find an activity near you. Please note: All events are subject to change in time and/or location. For the most up-to-date information please consult with the individual park or historic site.

2017 July Activities (Parks and Historic Sites)
Programs happening at State Parks (full year list)
Programs happening at State Historic Sites (full year list)

Apply for Arts in the Parks and Historic Sites 2018

Arts in the Parks and Historic Sites draws upon traditional and non-traditional arts and artists in Indiana, weaving arts into our state’s natural beauty and rural settings. The program provides funding for arts program related projects that encourage the creation of and public engagement with art about the Indiana state park/forest system and historic sites.

2018 Program Guidelines

Final Grant Report Requirements

Arts in the Parks and Historic Sites 2017 grantees may complete their final grant report through the link on their Applicant Dashboard. 

2017 Program Guidelines
Public Official Thank You Letters

Program Partners

Indiana Department of Natural Resources (DNR
Indiana Bicentennial Commission
Indiana State Historic Sites