Family Fun Tuesdays has become
AM Artist-led Explorations
When: Most Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m. June 14 through August 30
Tickets can be purchased through Brown Paper Tickets.
Where: Caponi Art Park's Sculpture Garden, 1220 Diffley Road, Eagan
Cost: Performances: $5 per family
Workshops: $8 per child - grades 1-5/ $4 per child - pre K-Kindergarten
Purchase packages of 6 workshops for the cost of 5 are available
Pre-registration for workshops required.
Save on service fees by purchasing series packages for all 3 performances or 6-workshops. The workshop package cost is equal to buying 5 and getting 1 free. Scholarships and discount for Friends of the Park also available.
Artist-Led Explorations is the park's new Tuesday morning program.
We've kept the best of Family Fun Tuesdays and added more opportunities for families to learn and explore the arts together. This 3 month series takes place June - August and includes a performance on the 2nd Tuesday of every month, a visual arts workshop on the 3rd Tuesday and a performing arts workshop on the 4th Tuesday.
Performance: -- June 14 - Zhang Ying- Chinese Stories and Music
Visual Arts Workshop -- June 21 - Build and Design an African Thumb Piano
Performing Arts Workshop -- June 28 - Beginner's Guide to Theater w/Eliza Rasheed
Performance: -- July 12 - Rachael Kroog - Songs for Kids and Grown-up Kids
Visual Arts Workshop -- July 19 - Explore Organic Shapes with Monotyping
Performing Arts Workshop -- July 26 - Beatboxing w/Terrell Woods aka Carnage
Performance: -- August 9 - Dodge Nature Center - Discover the Life of Raptors
Visual Arts Workshop -- August 16, 2016- Create Aztec Inspired Sculptures
Performing Arts Workshop -- August 23 - Blues Harmonica w/Joe Filipovich
Performance: -- August 30 -- Aztec Dance by Eagan based Mitlan Mikiztli
These are family events - parents/adults need to be with their children during all performances and workshops.
Groups are welcome to the performances but must call ahead for space availability, fees, and parking information. The workshops are reserved for children with their families but groups can schedule a workshop at other times by contacting the park office.
Parking: Caponi Art Park's main parking lot is located at 1220 Diffley Road. Signs are posted. It's a short 5-minute walk to the performance area. Please call ahead for handicap parking information.
Weather: Programs will only be canceled in the event of severe weather or if the artist is unable to perform. In case of rain, events will be held under a canopy. Weather-related announcements will be posted on our homepage one hour before the performance. Announcements are also made via our enewsletter, Facebook and Twitter pages.