Free Fun: Budget friendly things to do – July 14

Cook and Belle to perform at Entertainment on the Plaza

GREENFIELD — Brett Cook and Michelle Belle Cook will perform as Cook & Belle at 7 p.m. Friday for this week’s Entertainment on the Plaza at the Greenfield City Plaza, at the corner of State St. and Main St. These two vocalists have been singing together for the past 15 years and presently reside in Yorktown. Cook and Belle have opened for Randy Travis, Montgomery Gentry and Rascal Flatts among others. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or a blanket to sit on. No rain dates are scheduled for Entertainment on the Plaza events. Visit for more information.

Family Film Festival to show Chipmunks movie

GREENFIELD — The Free Family Film Festival will show “Alvin and the Chipmunks: Road Chip” at 10 a.m. July 20 at the Legacy Cinema, 2347 W. Main St. Alvin, Simon and Theodore race to Miami on a mission to keep their family together in this PG-rated animation. Visit legacy for more information.

Shakespeare’s ‘The Winter’s Tale’ presented

INDIANAPOLIS — Heartland Actors’ Repertory Theatre will present William Shakespeare’s “The Winter’s Tale” at 8 p.m. July 21, 22 and 23 at White River State Park, 801 W. Washington St. Preshow festivities including a bank, food trucks and Sun King Brewery, begin at 6 p.m. Admission is free. Premium seats are available

Nickel Plate offers free visual arts experiences

NOBLESVILLE — Nickel Plate Arts offers free art experiences for ages 4 through 15, July 19 through 22 at the Noblesville Township Community Center, 836 Division St. Kids can get their hands dirty and their heads thinking creatively during this week long exploration of artistic mediums with projects that include sculpture, painting and mixed-media. The schedule is: 10 to 11 a.m., Mini Artists, age 4 to 6; noon to 1 p.m., Little Artists, age 7 to 9; 2 to 3 p.m. Young Artists, age 10 to 12; 4 to 5 p.m., Teen Artists, age 13 to 15. Register at