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Special Event: Children
Tots Treehouse & Play Area
Here you'll find lots of fun bird-themed features that are great for a romp. Your little ones can have hours of fun climbing, jumping, swinging and playing on this oversized equipment. The playground is fully accessible for children with disabilities and i...
Indianapolis Zoo
Indianapolis, IN

Sun 7/5/15 at 9am
Mon 7/6/15 - Sun 7/12/15 at 9am
Mon 7/13/15 - Sun 7/19/15 at 9am
Mon 7/20/15 - Sun 7/26/15 at 9am
Mon 7/27/15 - Sun 8/2/15 at 9am
Art: History/Science, Museum, Children
All Aboard
Learn about the history of locomotion. The centerpiece of the exhibit is a 35-foot long, 55 ton steam engine designed by Reuben Wells in 1868.
Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Indianapolis, IN

Sun 7/5/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/7/15 - Sun 7/12/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/14/15 - Sun 7/19/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/21/15 - Sun 7/26/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/28/15 - Sun 8/2/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: History/Science, Museum, Children
Dinosphere
'Dinosphere' is one of the largest displays of real juvenile and family dinosaur fossils the United States. The exhibit also features a Paleo Lab, a hands-on dig simulation, a variety of interactive stations and a fantastic collection of dinosaur art.
Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Indianapolis, IN

Sun 7/5/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/7/15 - Sun 7/12/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/14/15 - Sun 7/19/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/21/15 - Sun 7/26/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/28/15 - Sun 8/2/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: Museum, Sculpture
Fireworks of Glass
Fireworks of Glass is the largest permanent sculpture of blown glass by renowned artist Dale Chihuly. The 43-foot-tall tower rises above a glass ceiling.
Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Indianapolis, IN

Sun 7/5/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/7/15 - Sun 7/12/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/14/15 - Sun 7/19/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/21/15 - Sun 7/26/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/28/15 - Sun 8/2/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: History/Science, Museum, Children
Mr. Bear's Playhouse
Featuring many favorite interactive elements from the museum's beloved Playscape gallery, Mr. Bear's Playhouse is a temporary space for children five and under to investigate, discover, and explore.
Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Indianapolis, IN

Sun 7/5/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/7/15 - Sun 7/12/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/14/15 - Sun 7/19/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/21/15 - Sun 7/26/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/28/15 - Sun 8/2/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: Installations, Museum
Water Clock
Clepsydras or "Water Thieves" are very ancient devices for keeping time. Clepsydras were invented by Egyptians and perfected by the Assyrians. They measure time with the flow of water. This clock is a very unique work of art – it is one of only 15 or 16 in...
Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Indianapolis, IN

Sun 7/5/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/7/15 - Sun 7/12/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/14/15 - Sun 7/19/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/21/15 - Sun 7/26/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 7/28/15 - Sun 8/2/15 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Animals, Children, For the Family
Baboon Chat
Join the zookeepers for a daily chat at 2 pm during the summer season just outside the baboon exhibit in the Plains Biome to learn more about the complex social lives of these dynamic animals.
Indianapolis Zoo
Indianapolis, IN

Sun 7/5/15 - Tue 7/7/15 at 2pm
Wed 7/8/15 - Tue 7/14/15 at 2pm
Wed 7/15/15 - Tue 7/21/15 at 2pm
Wed 7/22/15 - Tue 7/28/15 at 2pm
Wed 7/29/15 - Tue 8/4/15 at 2pm
Special Event: Animals
Flamingo Walk
Have you ever seen a parade of flamingos? In one of the newest animal demonstrations, you can follow these birds as they march – escorted by their keepers of course – the paths outside of the Encounters exhibit.
Indianapolis Zoo
Indianapolis, IN

Sun 7/5/15 - Tue 7/7/15 at 10am
Wed 7/8/15 - Tue 7/14/15 at 10am
Wed 7/15/15 - Tue 7/21/15 at 10am
Wed 7/22/15 - Tue 7/28/15 at 10am
Wed 7/29/15 - Tue 8/4/15 at 10am
Special Event: Animals
Meet the Komodo Dragon
Dragons are more than just creatures of myth. These strange, mysterious reptiles are real, and you can see one up close and personal during these daily chat sessions.
Indianapolis Zoo
Indianapolis, IN

Sun 7/5/15 - Tue 7/7/15 at 1pm till 3pm, 1pm and 2:30pm
Wed 7/8/15 - Tue 7/14/15 at 1pm till 3pm, 1pm and 2:30pm
Wed 7/15/15 - Tue 7/21/15 at 1pm till 3pm, 1pm and 2:30pm
Wed 7/22/15 - Tue 7/28/15 at 1pm till 3pm, 1pm and 2:30pm
Wed 7/29/15 - Tue 8/4/15 at 1pm till 3pm, 1pm and 2:30pm
Special Event: Animals
Parrot Chat
Come get up close and personal with these brightly colored and very intelligent feathered friends during these daily chats.
Indianapolis Zoo
Indianapolis, IN

Sun 7/5/15 - Tue 7/7/15 at 12pm
Wed 7/8/15 - Tue 7/14/15 at 12pm
Wed 7/15/15 - Tue 7/21/15 at 12pm
Wed 7/22/15 - Tue 7/28/15 at 12pm
Wed 7/29/15 - Tue 8/4/15 at 12pm
Special Event: Animals, Children, For the Family
Penguin Feeding Demonstration
Join the Oceans aquarists each day during the summer months for a chat about the penguins and a demonstration of their superior fishing skills as they dive for their dinner.
Indianapolis Zoo
Indianapolis, IN

Sun 7/5/15 - Tue 7/7/15 at 10:30am and 1pm
Wed 7/8/15 - Tue 7/14/15 at 10:30am and 1pm
Wed 7/15/15 - Tue 7/21/15 at 10:30am and 1pm
Wed 7/22/15 - Tue 7/28/15 at 10:30am and 1pm
Wed 7/29/15 - Tue 8/4/15 at 10:30am and 1pm
Special Event: Animals
Tiger Training Demonstration
Watch the tiger keepers engage with the largest cats on earth at the tiger training demonstrations in Tiger Forest presented by Citizens Energy Group.
Indianapolis Zoo
Indianapolis, IN

Sun 7/5/15 - Tue 7/7/15 at 10am and 1pm
Wed 7/8/15 - Tue 7/14/15 at 10am and 1pm
Wed 7/15/15 - Tue 7/21/15 at 10am and 1pm
Wed 7/22/15 - Tue 7/28/15 at 10am and 1pm
Wed 7/29/15 - Tue 8/4/15 at 10am and 1pm
Art: Gardening, Nature
White River Gardens
This stunningly beautiful 3.3-acre landmark botanical attraction combines the best of gardening ideas, plant information and inspirational design to serve the needs of all visitors.
Indianapolis Zoo
Indianapolis, IN

Sun 7/5/15 - Tue 7/7/15 at 9am-4pm
Wed 7/8/15 - Tue 7/14/15 at 9am-4pm
Wed 7/15/15 - Tue 7/21/15 at 9am-4pm
Wed 7/22/15 - Tue 7/28/15 at 9am-4pm
Wed 7/29/15 - Tue 8/4/15 at 9am-4pm
Special Event: Nature
Tropical Adventure
Get away from the cold, cloudy days of winter by exploring the many orchids and ferns showcased at the White River Gardens.
White River Gardens
Indianapolis, IN

Sun 7/5/15 - Wed 7/8/15 at 9am-4pm
Thu 7/9/15 - Wed 7/15/15 at 9am-4pm
Thu 7/16/15 - Wed 7/22/15 at 9am-4pm
Thu 7/23/15 - Wed 7/29/15 at 9am-4pm
Thu 7/30/15 - Wed 8/5/15 at 9am-4pm
Special Event: Museum, Gardening, Tour
Garden Tour
Enjoy a free guided tour of the IMA's beautiful gardens. Meet at the main visitor entrance to Lilly House. Weather permitting.
Indianapolis Museum of Art
Indianapolis, IN

Sun 7/5/15 at 1pm
Sports: Baseball
Louisville Bats at Indianapolis Indians
The Indianapolis Indians will play against the best of the International League.
Victory Field
Indianapolis, IN

Sun 7/5/15 at 6:05pm
Mon 7/6/15 at 7:05pm
Fri 7/24/15 at 7:15pm
Sat 7/25/15 at 7:05pm
Sun 7/26/15 at 1:35pm
Art: Museum, Textiles
19 Stars: Quilts of Indiana's Present & Past
In anticipation of the State of Indiana's Bicentennial Celebration in 2016, the Indiana State Museum will present 19 historic star-patterned quilts, selected from the museum's collection along with 19 contemporary star-themed quilts created by some of Indi...
Indiana State Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Sun 7/5/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 7/6/15 - Sat 7/11/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/12/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 7/13/15 - Sat 7/18/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/19/15 at 11am-5pm
Art: Gallery, History/Science, Museum
The Age of Ice
To help visitors appreciate this time period’s icy influence on Indiana, the museum dropped the temperature in this area. Step into re-created environments in the gallery that depict a dire wolf and a peccary in a cave and a mastodont struggling after fall...
Indiana State Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Sun 7/5/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 7/6/15 - Sat 7/11/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/12/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 7/13/15 - Sat 7/18/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/19/15 at 11am-5pm
Theater: Musical
American Idiot
A critical smash on Broadway, London, and on international tours, the two-time Tony Award® winning hit musical tells the story of three lifelong friends, forced to choose between their dreams and the safety of suburbia. Their quest for true meaning in a po...
Phoenix Theatre
Indianapolis, IN

Sun 7/5/15 at 2pm
Art: Gallery, History/Science, Museum
Ancient Seas
In this gallery exhibits filled with specimens from the museum’s diverse fossil collection help visitors explore the ancient life that shaped the state. Visitors can also explore fossil records and see depictions of real animals throughout the gallery.
Indiana State Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Sun 7/5/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 7/6/15 - Sat 7/11/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/12/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 7/13/15 - Sat 7/18/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/19/15 at 11am-5pm
    

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