Spring Guide to the Indianapolis Theatre Scene
It's probably not too late to get tickets to a show this week at one of the many fine Indianapolis area theatres. But if you like to plan ahead, we have your spring guide to the stage covered right here.
What's hot in Indy? Check out the schedule ...
Posted by Paula Henry on February 26, 2015 in Indianapolis Things to Do
Perfect Indianapolis Date Night Ideas for Empty Nesters
Your empty nest may come furnished with a variety of emotions: relief, sadness, joy, loneliness, excitement.
This time of life can feel quiet one moment, and extremely busy and fulfilling the next. You might be selling your home or moving to a ...
Posted by Paula Henry on February 22, 2015 in Home and Family
Craving Creativity? Fun Activities in Indianapolis to Spark Your Imagination
There's nothing worse than being bored or having writer's block. So if you're craving creativity or looking for some fun activities to spark your imagination, Indianapolis is a great place to be! You can feed your inner thespian at the IRT and ...
Posted by Paula Henry on January 15, 2015 in Indianapolis Things to Do
Dive In! Indoor Waterparks You'll Want to Visit
It's the dead of winter here in Indiana, and if you have children they might be getting a little restless. Why not make plans for a family road trip to visit some indoor waterparks? Not only will the kids get some energy out, hopefully the parents ...
Posted by Paula Henry on January 13, 2015 in Indianapolis Things to Do
'Tis the Season: Holiday Theatre Outings in Indianapolis
We love Christmas here at Home to Indy. Indianapolis has so many fun ways to get in the spirit: from Christmas at the Zoo to the Circle of Lights Tree Lighting to Christmas at Lilly House, there's something feative for everyone!
If you're looking ...
Posted by Paula Henry on November 30, 2014 in Indianapolis Things to Do
4 Fun Things to Do in Indianapolis You Might Not Know About
We love Indianapolis for so many reasons: We have great sports teams, wonderful parks, delicious local restaurants, and wonderful attractions. But there's so much more to this amazing city than you might be aware of.
For example, did you know ...
Posted by Paula Henry on November 20, 2014 in Indianapolis Things to Do
On Par: 7 Great Indy Golf Courses
Indianapolis is a sports city. We have our Pacers and our Colts and our checkered flags, so it’s no surprise that our golf scene is really quite respectable.
Arnold Palmer once said, "Golf is deceptively simple and endlessly complicated; it ...
Posted by Paula Henry on September 23, 2014 in Indianapolis Things to Do
Whipping up Some Goodness: Cooking Classes in Indianapolis
The long summer months are great time work on your hobbies; and what better way than classes and what better skill than cooking? There are no shortage of places to get cooking lessons around the city, be they refresher courses or specialized ...
Posted by Paula Henry on August 19, 2014 in Indianapolis Things to Do
What You Need to Know About the Simon Skjodt International Orangutan Center
The Indianapolis Zoo is one of the highlights of our fair city and one of the first attractions we recommend to families new to the area. The zoo has a convenient downtown location, beautiful grounds, tons of interesting animals, and a ...
Posted by Paula Henry on August 10, 2014 in Indianapolis Things to Do
Farm to Fork Food Festival: DigIN 101
Indiana is in the heart of the Midwest, which is known for its farms. But most people (incorrectly) don't associate it with fine foods. In fact, most people likely associate Indiana with its State Fair Food. Don't get us wrong... we love a lemon ...
Posted by Paula Henry on August 7, 2014 in Indianapolis Things to Do
What You Need to Know About Symphony on the Prairie
Marsh's Symphony on the Prairie is one of our favorite perks of living in Indianapolis. Not only do you get to hear the sounds of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, you get to do so while enjoying the great outdoors at Conner Prairie in ...
Posted by Paula Henry on June 15, 2014 in Indianapolis Things to Do
Summer: Indy Arts and Culture Guide
Summer is one of our favorite times here at Home to Indy. Not only is it the ideal time to show off homes and landscaping, the city comes alive with culture! All throughout the summer months, there are music and theatre and art offerings to keep you ...
Posted by Paula Henry on May 18, 2014 in Indianapolis Things to Do
Downtown Indianapolis: All the Best that City Life Has to Offer
Downtown Indianapolis is a thriving artistic and cultural environment, with plenty to see and do. This area boasts of over 200 shops, more than 250 restaurants and bars, plenty of museums and historic sites - not to mention a myriad of performing ...
Posted by Paula Henry on May 11, 2014 in Indianapolis Things to Do
Top 7 Most Unusual Valentine Dates in Indianapolis
Ah, the season of doilies and chalk candy, explosions of pink-and-red and dyed, overpriced flowers. As much Valentines Day might be fodder for cynics and card companies, like anything, it is what you make it. And if you happen to be like me, and ...
Posted by Paula Henry on February 1, 2014 in Indianapolis Things to Do
2014 Winter Nights Film Series at the IMA
What if I told you that every Friday night through February, you could be free. Free from the paralyzing cycle of indecision over how to best carpe weekend. I know you’ve fought this war. A hunger and stress filled debate about which chain ...
Posted by Paula Henry on January 17, 2014 in Indianapolis Things to Do
Top 5 Free 'Must See' Events in Indianapolis
There really are so many fun, free things to do in Indianapolis but it is especially true around the holidays. We've compiled a short list of the top 5 free events in Indianapolis that you don't want to miss.
1. Children's Museum of ...
Posted by Paula Henry on November 17, 2013 in Indianapolis Things to Do
Top Spots to Visit: Indianapolis First Friday
If you're new to Indianapolis, moving to Indianapolis, or just looking for something new to do in Indy, you can't go wrong with the First Friday Art Tour.
The event is organized by the Indianapolis Downtown Artists & Dealers Association ...
Posted by Paula Henry on November 1, 2013 in Indianapolis Things to Do
Indianapolis Greek Fest 2012
It's hard to believe I am writing about Labor Day activities already. But, it's that time of year and the best time to enjoy outdoor activities and festivals.
One of the most popular festivals in Indianapolis has always been the Indianapolis ...
Posted by Paula Henry on September 5, 2012 in Indianapolis Things to Do
Looking for the Best Decorated Holiday Homes in Indianapolis
We are on the hunt for the best decorated Holiday homes in Indianapolis - so let us know in the comments the 'must see' Holiday homes. Next week we'll put up a map and a poll where you can vote for the best decorated home.
The following ...
Posted by Paula Henry on December 12, 2011 in Indianapolis Things to Do
Holiday Activities for the Entire Family December 12 - 18, 2011
Picks of the week ~ 12/12 – 12/18/11
Bundle up the kiddos and pile in the car! There’s an unlimited number of holiday events for kids and families in ...
Posted by Paula Henry on December 12, 2011 in Indianapolis Things to Do