Programs and Events

Indiana's 2016 Bicentennial ALL-IN Block Party

Saturday, July 16, 2016
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

The community is invited to celebrate Indiana’s 2016 Bicentennial at the ALL-IN Block Party, taking place from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 16. An official event of the Indiana Bicentennial, the event is being hosted by the Neighborhood Resources Connection (NRC), Historic Preservation Commission of South Bend & St. Joseph County, The History Museum,  Indiana University South Bend Civil Rights Heritage Center (CRHC), and Notre Dame Center for Arts and Culture (NDCAC).


The event takes place on the grounds of The History Museum, IU South Bend Civil Rights Heritage Center, and Notre Dame Center for Arts and Culture—all within an easy two-block walk of each other. Join artisans, dancers, musicians, food vendors and more at this festival to celebrate Indiana’s 2016 Bicentennial. Try your hand (and head!) at a series of challenges to learn and experience Indiana’s 200-year history. Free admission.


Questions? Contact Diana Hess, NRC, at (574) 287-0425 or