Mayor Ballard, local entrepreneurs turn canal into lemonade in support of youth entrepreneurship

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (May 16, 2014) – Mayor Ballard along with local entrepreneurs will turn the canal into “lemonade” today at 10:00 a.m.

The yellowing of the canal comes on the eve of Lemonade Day which celebrates youth entrepreneurship.

Lemonade Day is a free Greater Indianapolis Area initiative designed to teach kids how to start, own and operate their own business – a lemonade stand.

Thousands of Lemonade Day participants will “open up shop” and set up their lemonade stands on Lemonade Day, which is Saturday, May 17.

Last year, 20,000 kids participated in Lemonade Day.