Events Listed As Family Activities

Upcoming Events
12 p.m.
MCOB Campus 5KJoin the Miller College Dean's Student Advisory Council for a campus 5K, or cheer on your favorite cardinal! Proceeds from this event will go towards the business student travel fund.
7:30 p.m.
CirqueFrom the inventive Cirque Mechanics comes Pedal Punk, a Steampunk inspired acrobatic whirlwind where cycling is the escape from technology obsessed society. In Pedal Punk we experience the excitement, artistry and thrill that occurs when a zany bike shop mechanic interacts with cyclists and bikes and repairs more than broken pieces. He creates wondrous machines that come to live and inspires the cyclist in all of us to unite with our inner Pedal Punk.
7:30 p.m.
Reimagining MaryThe challenge presented by a well-known story is that as people mature and experience different trials, achievements, and losses, what was once a clear-cut tale may now unfold into a more complex and layered narrative. Inspired by the classic film, Ball State Dance Theatre will present a fresh take on a treasured story. It will no doubt be a "jolly holiday" for performers and audience alike as the "supercalifragilisticexpialidocious" adventure is told through dance and interpretive movement.
6:30 p.m.
United Sound, relationships that resonateDedicated to promoting social involvement through shared ensemble performance experience, United Sound joins students with and without disabilities to learn and perform in the band or orchestra together. This performance showcases the work of Ball State's United Sound chapter from this past year. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Gu Gu DrummerThis award winning and top rated drum group from Shanghai offers a theatrical drum drama depicting historical and culturally significant drum compositions that present profound insight into unity, human evolution, awareness, wisdom, social commitment, and communication through percussive movements.
7:30 p.m.
Mama Mia SingersA mother. A daughter. 3 possible dads. and a trip down the aisle you’ll never forget. Over 60 million people all around the world have fallen in love with the characters, the story and the music that make MAMMA MIA! the ultimate feel-good show!
7:30 p.m.
Brass chamber musicians performingThis unique concert will feature a wide variety of faculty chamber ensembles and a diverse repertoire of music. The Chamber Music Festival is free and open to the public!
6:30 p.m.
Eclipse: The Sun RevealedAre you ready for the total solar eclipse of 2017? Although Muncie is not in the path of totality, the city will see the Moon block roughly 93% of the Sun’s surface. Come learn how to safely watch an eclipse, and about scientific discoveries that have been supported by total solar eclipses. This show also uses beautiful visuals to explore the historical and cultural view of solar and lunar eclipses, and explains the geometry that creates these awe-inspiring sights.
5 p.m.
One World, One SkySesame Street’s Big Bird and Elmo explore the night sky with Hu Hu Zhu, a new friend from China. Together, they take an imaginary trip from Sesame Street to the moon, where they discover how different it is from Earth. They will also find shapes in the sky that will help them find the North Star.
6:30 p.m.
Eclipse: The Sun RevealedAre you ready for the total solar eclipse of 2017? Although Muncie is not in the path of totality, the city will see the Moon block roughly 93% of the Sun’s surface. Come learn how to safely watch an eclipse, and about scientific discoveries that have been supported by total solar eclipses. This show also uses beautiful visuals to explore the historical and cultural view of solar and lunar eclipses, and explains the geometry that creates these awe-inspiring sights.
3 p.m.
Brass chamber musicians performingThis unique concert will feature a wide variety of faculty chamber ensembles and a diverse repertoire of music. The Chamber Music Festival is free and open to the public!
5:30 p.m.
Wind band musicians on stage performingBall State’s summer bands present traditional and contemporary works representing all musical periods and styles. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
A mixed chorus of male and female singers on stage with a piano and conductor in frontCampus and community singers come together to form the Ball State School of Music Summer Chorus. Andrew Crow leads the ensemble for this concert. Free and open to the public.
6:30 p.m.
Eclipse: The Sun RevealedAre you ready for the total solar eclipse of 2017? Although Muncie is not in the path of totality, the city will see the Moon block roughly 93% of the Sun’s surface. Come learn how to safely watch an eclipse, and about scientific discoveries that have been supported by total solar eclipses. This show also uses beautiful visuals to explore the historical and cultural view of solar and lunar eclipses, and explains the geometry that creates these awe-inspiring sights.
5 p.m.
One World, One SkySesame Street’s Big Bird and Elmo explore the night sky with Hu Hu Zhu, a new friend from China. Together, they take an imaginary trip from Sesame Street to the moon, where they discover how different it is from Earth. They will also find shapes in the sky that will help them find the North Star.
6:30 p.m.
Eclipse: The Sun RevealedAre you ready for the total solar eclipse of 2017? Although Muncie is not in the path of totality, the city will see the Moon block roughly 93% of the Sun’s surface. Come learn how to safely watch an eclipse, and about scientific discoveries that have been supported by total solar eclipses. This show also uses beautiful visuals to explore the historical and cultural view of solar and lunar eclipses, and explains the geometry that creates these awe-inspiring sights.
6:30 p.m.
Eclipse: The Sun RevealedAre you ready for the total solar eclipse of 2017? Although Muncie is not in the path of totality, the city will see the Moon block roughly 93% of the Sun’s surface. Come learn how to safely watch an eclipse, and about scientific discoveries that have been supported by total solar eclipses. This show also uses beautiful visuals to explore the historical and cultural view of solar and lunar eclipses, and explains the geometry that creates these awe-inspiring sights.
5 p.m.
One World, One SkySesame Street’s Big Bird and Elmo explore the night sky with Hu Hu Zhu, a new friend from China. Together, they take an imaginary trip from Sesame Street to the moon, where they discover how different it is from Earth. They will also find shapes in the sky that will help them find the North Star.
6:30 p.m.
Eclipse: The Sun RevealedAre you ready for the total solar eclipse of 2017? Although Muncie is not in the path of totality, the city will see the Moon block roughly 93% of the Sun’s surface. Come learn how to safely watch an eclipse, and about scientific discoveries that have been supported by total solar eclipses. This show also uses beautiful visuals to explore the historical and cultural view of solar and lunar eclipses, and explains the geometry that creates these awe-inspiring sights.
7:30 p.m.
A mixed chorus of male and female singers on stage with a piano and conductor in frontCampus and community singers come together to form the Ball State School of Music Summer Chorus. Kerry Glann leads the ensemble as it performs a program titled "Music of Stage and Screen." Free and open to the public.
6:30 p.m.
Eclipse: The Sun RevealedAre you ready for the total solar eclipse of 2017? Although Muncie is not in the path of totality, the city will see the Moon block roughly 93% of the Sun’s surface. Come learn how to safely watch an eclipse, and about scientific discoveries that have been supported by total solar eclipses. This show also uses beautiful visuals to explore the historical and cultural view of solar and lunar eclipses, and explains the geometry that creates these awe-inspiring sights.
5 p.m.
One World, One SkySesame Street’s Big Bird and Elmo explore the night sky with Hu Hu Zhu, a new friend from China. Together, they take an imaginary trip from Sesame Street to the moon, where they discover how different it is from Earth. They will also find shapes in the sky that will help them find the North Star.
6:30 p.m.
Eclipse: The Sun RevealedAre you ready for the total solar eclipse of 2017? Although Muncie is not in the path of totality, the city will see the Moon block roughly 93% of the Sun’s surface. Come learn how to safely watch an eclipse, and about scientific discoveries that have been supported by total solar eclipses. This show also uses beautiful visuals to explore the historical and cultural view of solar and lunar eclipses, and explains the geometry that creates these awe-inspiring sights.