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Town of Whitestown hosting Spring events

Apr 6, 2022 | News, Parks & Recreation Department

The Town of Whitestown has a full lineup of Spring events.

Easter Egg Hunt

Join Whitestown Parks and Recreation for their annual Easter Egg Hunt, presented by Traders Point Christian Schools, at Main Street Park on Saturday, April 16 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. There will be community vendors, yard games, and a plant station. The egg hunt will be split up by age:

  • 10:30 a.m. – ages 0-3
  • 10:50 a.m. – ages 4-7
  • 11:10 a.m. – ages 8+

Children should bring their own basket to collect eggs. The Easter Bunny will also be available to take photos at this free event.

Battle of the Badges

Lace up your running (or walking) shoes for the inaugural Battle of the Badges 5K, presented by Bose, McKinney & Evans LLP, on Saturday, April 23. This family-friendly event features a fun competition between the Whitestown Fire and Police Departments. Choose which team you will support when you register and let the battle begin!

The race kicks off at 8 a.m. and begins and ends at Traders Point Christian High School. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Isaiah 117 House, which provides physical and emotional support in a safe and loving home for children awaiting foster care placement.

Registration is available at https://runsignup.com/Race/IN/Whitestown/BattleoftheBadges5k.

Viking Fest

Whitestown’s 2022 Viking Fest will take place on April 29, 30, and May 1 at Anson Acres Park.

There will be Viking-themed reenactors in full garb swinging their weapons, multiple Viking villages, a fire performer, artisans selling crafted items, food, mead, and more!

Guests can try out archery and axe throwing (for an additional fee). Strong men and women can take place in a Keg Toss competition, while the strong young Vikings can participate in an Iron Skillet toss competition. Prizes will be awarded to each age group.

Tickets are $5 each, per day. Kids 2 years old and under are free.

Tickets can be purchased online (https://event.ontaptickets.com/events/viking-fest-2022-4-29-2022) or at the gate.

For more information, follow the Town of Whitestown on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, and Whitestown Parks on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.