Center Grove to Showcase Talents during Festival of the Arts in May

(April 11, 2019) – Visual and performing arts will take center stage in Center Grove in May. The annual Festival of the Arts will feature students from all eight schools. The event will be held in conjunction with the Show Choir Spring Spectacular, Spring Band Concert, and Orchestra Spring String Fling.

This year’s Festival of the Arts will include more than 3,000 pieces of art, including acrylic, water & oil painting, ceramics, photography, pen & ink, and pencil drawings, from the elementary schools, middle schools and high school. This exhibit is free and open to the public. This display is held in the Center Grove High School (CGHS) Hall of Excellence. All visitors should enter through the Hall of Excellence, Door 9 (east side of the building). No tickets are required for the art festival.

Art festival viewing times:

Thurs. & Fri., May 10-11

Sat., May 12

Thurs. & Fri., May 17-18

   3:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

   3:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

 Sat., May 19

Sun., May 20


  1:30-3:30 p.m.

  1:00-3:00 p.m.


 Performance times:

  • Center Grove HS Choirs Spring Spectacular - Thursday, May 9 and Friday, May 10 at 7:00 p.m.; CGHS Auditorium
    • All CGHS Choirs will perform.
    • Tickets: $10.00 at, starting Apr. 25. (Silver Cards accepted for May 9 show only.)
  • Orchestra Spring String Fling – Monday, May 13 at 7:00 p.m.; CGHS Vandermeer Gym
    • Orchestras from CGHS and both CG Middle Schools (grades 6-12) will perform.
    • No charge for admission.
  • Center Grove HS Bands Spring Concert - Tuesday, May 14 at 7:30 p.m.
    • All three CGHS Concert Bands will perform.
    • Center Grove High School Auditorium
    • No charge for admission.