Noblesville Street Dance returns for 26th year

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The Bishops will return to the Noblesville Street Dance this year, with a performance July 8. (File photo)

Noblesville Main Street will hold the 26th annual Noblesville Street Dance on the historic courthouse square from 4-11 p.m., July 8. Admission is free and the event is open to the public. Riverview Health and the City of Noblesville will serve as the title sponsors of this year’s event.

At 4 p.m. the dancing begins with house music and then at 5 p.m. Noblesville DJ Gene Ott will start the evening on the main stage to get the crowd moving.

“Main Street is proud to welcome back to the stage a previous Street Dance headliner, The Bishops.  They’ll entertain with a great selection of music and have fun interacting with the crowd,” stated Noblesville Main Street chief executive officer Chris Owens.

A new beer garden area is planned east of 9th Street on Logan sponsored by Deer Creek Brewery and Barley Island.  Wafford Theater is presenting a free showing of the movie “The Shaggy Dog” at dusk at Federal Hill Commons. Patrons are invited to bring blankets and chairs to watch the film. The Kids Zone, presented by Primrose School of Noblesville and Republic Services, will be open from 4 -8 p.m. with games, prizes and activities for kids.

The Pacers Fan Van will return with interactive displays located near the Kids Zone. The Classic Car Show returns to feature vintage autos from around central Indiana. Car show awards will be given out at approximately 7:15 p.m. in three categories:  People’s Choice, Mayor’s Choice and Best of Show.

Food and beverages from several food vendors will be at the event, including treats prepared by local Noblesville restaurants and others.

Volunteers are still needed to help at the event. For information email [email protected] or contact Noblesville Main Street at (317) 776-0205.