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Last Weekend of PLAY at Spirit & Place!  


This weekend is your last chance to come out and PLAY with the Spirit & Place Festival. Be sure to check out today's fantastic line-up of quirky, inspiring, and fun events.


17th Annual Public Conversation


Don't miss our spectacular closing event, the 17th Annual Public Conversation. Three remarkable visionaries - internationally reknowned game designer Jane McGonigal, Grammy winning cellist David Darling, and Baptist minister and comedian Susan Sparks - will combine and showcase their talents in a spontaneous exploration of Play.

Find today's events here.




The Great Pumpkin Fling Thing

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM at Garfield Park Arts Center


Veterans Reclaim Armistice Day: Healing through the Humanities

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM at Indiana War Memorial


Ashes to Ashes

2:00 PM - 3:15 PM at IndyFringe


Bali Dream

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM at Butler University, Lilly 168


17th Annual Spirit and Place Public Conversation

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM at Indianapolis Museum of Art


Festival Booklet

 Festival Booklet 

Spirit & Place Festival Blog


 Dane Clark
The Unsung Heroes
by Dane Clark


"We were asked to play at the Concert for New York City at Madison Square Garden following the September 11 terrorist attacks. The concert honored the city's first responders, the victims and their families...It's hard to describe the emotion of that night. The passion that everyone played with was something I don't know if I'll experience again. I know I'd never experienced it before...read more.


Lilly Endowment, Inc.Allen Whitehill Clowes Charitable Foundation Inc.H. Wilbur Hardacre Charitable Trust

Marian University Bohlsen PR IUPUI  
The Indianapolis Foundation, a CICF affiliate The Polis Center at IUPUI University of Indianapolis


IU School of Liberal Arts, IUPUIIU School of Medicine, IUPUI 

North United Methodist Church Wishard Christian Theological Seminary


Christel DeHaan Family Foundation Franklin College Hilton Indianapolis Baker & Daniels 


Indiana Humanities  IU School of Dentistry, IUPUI Second Presbyterian ChurchSt. Pauls  
Congregation Beth El Zedeck Indianapolis Museum of Art Butler University Harrison Center for the Arts    
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