Creativity Festival

Join us for an inspiring one-day field trip for students in grades 3-5 at Ted Mann Concert Hall, University of Minnesota. This event expands your students’ imagination, develops their creativity, and strengthens their problem-solving skills. Be a part of this exciting festival where students work side-by-side with STEM and arts professionals while attending three outstanding breakout sessions and a dynamic opening performance.


Registration fees are based on Metro ECSU membership status. To find out if your school/district is a member, check the updated list here.

January 10 & 11, 2023

Metro ECSU Member: Early Bird $39/student
($41 after November 1)
Non-Member: Early Bird $53/student
($55 after November 1)

8:30am – 1:15pm
Ted Mann Concert Hall, University of Minnesota

At the Creativity Festival, students learn…

Creativity is a skill that can be practiced and strengthened.

Creativity is necessary for higher education and all careers.

Creativity is an essential part of problem solving.

2023 Sessions

Breakout sessions include Reverse Engineering Challenge, Draw Your Big Idea, Origami, Protecting Lakes & Rivers from Stormwater, Dance, Asphalt Cookies, Painting & Geometry, and Drawing Comics.


For more information about how your students can participate, or if you are interested in presenting, contact Madi Grove at 612-638-1514.

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