1119 E Prospect Street Indianapolis, IN 46203 +1 317 955 0995
This 3500 square-foot music venue and full bar has hosted artists such as Andrew Bird, Cat Power, and the New Pornographers. They welcome new acts - provided the material is original and can draw a crowd. Conveniently located in the Fountain Square area, Radio Radio's colorful modern decor graces the lounge with a sophisticated and inviting ambiance. Please keep in mind that Radio Radio is a non-smoking venue.
1105 Prospect Street Indianapolis, IN 46203 +1 317 686 6010
The historic Fountain Square Theatre Building is a hub of retro-themed activity. The building itself is located just outside of downtown Indianapolis. It has a soda fountain, a steakhouse, an inn, and even a pair of duckpin bowling alleys! See website for full listing of events.
3000 North Meridian Street South Village Indianapolis, IN 46208-4716 +1 317 334 3322
Want to see your child blossom into the Einstein of the future? Bring them to The Children's Museum of Indianapolis and see their talents glow. Visit rare exhibits, educational displays and attend child-centric festivities and events at this unique museum. With an aim to foster better cognitive abilities and out-of-the-box thiniking among young ones, this museum has laid out an elaborate treasurehouse for children to explore at leisure. Children will love the variety of exhibits held here: Barbie displays, Ghost Hotels, Space planetariums, Egyptian lifestyle, exhibits on health, science and technology among other things. When hunger pangs strike, rush to the Food Court and relish the experience. Visit the museum store and buy exotic memorabilia to take home with you. You can also host birthday parties and kis'events at this venue.
1202 East 38th Street Indiana State Fairgrounds Indianapolis, IN 46205 +1 317 927 7500
Sporting events, live music concerts, and cultural performances are held at the Marsh Grandstand, which holds up to 15,500 people. The venue, housed within the Indiana State Fairgrounds, overlooks the famous one mile track. Action events like auto racing and harness racing are also known to take place here from time to time. Come and be a part of the thrills and chills!
4790 West 16th Street Indianapolis, IN 46222 +1 317 492 8500/+1 317 492 6700 (Tickets)
This legendary track hosts some of the most anticipated auto racing events in the world. The Indianapolis 500, the Brickyard 400, and the US Grand Prix keep the Indianapolis Motor Speedway busy through the spring and summer. The on-site Hall of Fame Museum houses yesteryear memorabilia and artifacts. At any given time at least 75 vehicles are on display.
500 South Capitol Avenue Indianapolis, IN 46225 +1 317 262 8600
Lucas Oil Stadium, home of the NFL's Indianapolis Colts, is one of the finest facilities in the league. The stadium's distinctive look and feel recall an Indianapolis of old, though its interior boasts every modern amenity a spectator or player could require. Additionally, its central location makes it easy to take in a game and then saunter over to any number of downtown hot spots for even more fun.
874 Massachusetts Avenue Indianapolis, IN 46204 +1 317 822 5922
McFee showcases vibrant works by a number of artists in a welcoming space on Mass Ave. Look for traditional pieces like paintings and sculptures right alongside more out-there stuff such as found assemblages. Regardless of the medium, art here surely embodies something about the unique spirit of Downtown Indianapolis, and perhaps even Indiana in general. See website for artist roster and more.
Broad Ripple 66th Street & College Avenue Indianapolis, IN 46220 +1 800 323 4639(Tourist Information)
North Side Optimist Opti-Park may have an unusual name but there is nothing unusual about it. This green space may not be exactly in the heart of the city center, but its charming location in Broad Ripple village makes it popular with locals who stop by for some fresh air. Weekends and holidays during summer are perhaps the best time to come when you can catch a live concert or some community events and festivities being celebrated here.
Established in 1946, the Broad Ripple Park area has served the community in a variety of ways over the years, including being home to an amusement park and hosting Olympic tryouts. Today the area is a park and recreational area with a swimming pool, playground, picnic area, tennis courts, athletic fields, dog park, boat ramp to the adjacent White River, a wooded area, and a half-mile unpaved fitness trail. Picnic shelters are available for rent. The Family Center offers a list of classes and activities for all ages.
820 East 67th Street Marilyn K. Glick School of Art Indianapolis, IN 46220-1199 +1 317 255 2464
Want to take a look at some of the finest art as you pick quaint art pieces to do up your home? Visit this Art Center and be enthralled by the sheer variety of art dotting the walls. Supporting the cause of the local artists, this venue seeks to promote their work. Also famous for the wide array of art dos and events held here, the Indianapolis Art Center is famous for having inaugurated the Broad Ripple Art Fair in 1971, and it has since grown to an annual event with an attendance of 26,000 people. The in-house art store lets you purchase what you see even as you take your fill of the eye catching art work: buy exotic clothing, pots, paitings, frames among other things and surprise your loved ones. Check website for more details on current and upcoming events.
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