A monthly festival featuring...
- Live music, dance, & theatre.
- Hands-on arts, crafts, & games.
- Good food!
- Great people!
The First Thursdays Festival is a celebration of contemporary arts & humanities on the IU Bloomington campus. The festival is always free and open to all members of the public, with performances and activities around the Showalter Arts Plaza from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., followed by featured evening events at venues across campus.
The last First Thursdays Festival of Spring 2017 will take place on April 6.
The April festival will center around China Remixed and feature a Chinese night market, with culinary traditions from the cultures of Taiwan, Hong Kong, and mainland greater China. Student groups will also engage with calligraphy, paper cutting, Chinese games, and more! The event will also feature a mix of dance and music performances exploring traditional and new styles.