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Archives for October 2009

Monstrous Halloween Happenings for Hoosiers in and Around Indianapolis, Indiana

Halloween is special for most Hoosiers in the stalwart Midwest state of Indiana, where very little truly horrifies the residents. After all, if Hoosiers were easily terrified, they would not have stayed in the Wild West to make a home in the pioneer days. In the state capital, Indianapolis children and their families comprise the […]

38th Cat Fanciers of America Championship Cat Show

Love cats? What could be a more entertaining thing to do in Indianapolis over a Halloween weekend than to visit the Indy Cat Club Show at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in the heart of Indianapolis? The Indy Cat Club show on October 31, 2009 is the official 38th Cat Fanciers of America Championship Cat Show, […]

Photo of The Willard Bar and Restaurant in Franklin Indiana

Photo of The Willard Bar and Restaurant in Franklin, Indiana. This location is a popular Haunted Indiana location. See more Franklin Photos & Pictures.

Simply WOW Expos Presents VIP Dinner and Women’s Expo Event

Tonight, October 30, the city of Indianapolis is host to a very special charity dinner at the downtown Indianapolis Hilton Hotel, put together by J & J Productions of Simply WOW Expos in conjunction with their show on Saturday, October 31. The VIP dinner is for the benefit of the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation and […]

Pacers Make Conseco Fieldhouse Debut Tonight

If you’re looking for something fun to do in Indianapolis to get your weekend kicked off, the Indiana Pacers are hosting a free concert in downtown Indy tonight.  Third Eye Blind will be performing outside Conseco Fieldhouse on Pennsylvania Street starting at 6:30.  The concert is completely free, and Indianapolis sports fans in the crowd […]

Indianapolis Colts Look to go 7-0 with the 49ers in Town

After a dirty trick which sees Halloween fall on a Saturday this year– giving kids ALL DAY to drag their less than enthused parents around the neighborhood for free candy, which will just promote quicker tooth decay, ultimately causing more visits to the dentist– Sunday brings you a treat of your own. The Indianapolis Colts […]

Perry Meridian High School

Perry Meridian High School, South of Indianapolis downtown, expects all of its students to ACHIEVE, a mission statement and acronym for its values. Faculty and staff at Perry Meridian High School strive to instill Accountability, Character, Honor, Integrity, Effort, Volunteerism and Excellence into their students. At Perry Meridian High School nothing less than the best […]

Southport High School

Southport High School is the older sister school to Perry Meridian High School; both are located near each other just South of Indianapolis downtown. The faculty and staff at Southport High School operate under three simple phrases: “In Class and On Task,” “Be Respectful to be Successful,” and “Communicate… No Surprises.” With these ideas leading […]

Goblins, Ghosts and Parties Galore: Celebrate Halloween Weekend in Indianapolis

Halloween 2009 is officially upon us, and as always, Indianapolis is ready for the occasion. With a full lineup of spooky events and tricks and treats all across the Circle City, there’s plenty of fall fun for everyone. Still in need of a way to celebrate the season this weekend? Throw on your costumed best […]

Ride the Trick or Treat Pumpkin Train from the Indiana Transportation Museum in Noblesville

Last chance for the Trick or Treat Train… all aboard! This year, combine two greater Indianapolis favorites and come up with an outing your family will not soon forget. The annual opportunity to ride the pumpkin train is a fun activity for everybody, not just children in Indianapolis and its environs. But you’d be hard-pressed […]

Indianapolis Live Music This Weekend: Ghouls, Goblins, and Grunge, Oh My!

Well, it’s Halloween weekend in Indianapolis. But you shouldn’t fear all the ghouls and goblins; if you venture out from your locked doors and drawn blinds, you’ll find there’s a wealth of crazy All Hallow’s Eve parties going on in the Indianapolis nightlife scene. Prowl around any one of the Indianapolis cultural districts, and you’ll […]

Northwest High School

Northwest High School is committed to seeing each of its students operate at the height of their capacity so that they are prepared to be fully independent. Faculty and Staff at Northwest High School work diligently to instill the value of self-motivation into every Indianapolis kid who sits in their classrooms. Located on Indy’s Westside, […]

Have a Ghoulish Good Time at Cool Creek Park Tonight

Halloween is rapidly approaching, and what better way to celebrate the season than with a spooky, spirit-filled adventure in the woods? Head to Cool Creek Park in Carmel, Indiana, tonight for an eerie extravaganza that will delight kids of all ages. This Indianapolis event begins at 7:00 p.m. and goes until 10:00 p.m. You’ll set […]

Indiana Ballet Company Presents The Phantom of the Opera, 10/30-31

See the Indiana Ballet Company’s production of The Phantom of the Opera this Halloween weekend, Friday, October 30 and Saturday, October 31. With three chances to see this celebrated story in Indianapolis Friday and Saturday evening at 7:30 pm and Saturday afternoon at 2:00 pm, do not delay in getting your tickets! Ticket prices range […]

Halloween Spooktacular Friday Oct. 30, 2009

Celebrate Halloween 2009 with the IndyFringe Theatre and their IndyFringe Halloween Spooktacular, this Friday, October 30 beginning at 7:00 pm. For a mere $10.00, you can enjoy, live music, Halloween Vaudeville, fire spinning, and a costume contest! And in true IndyFringe style, there are prizes for the Fringiest costumes. All this and free appetizers and […]

Indiana State Museum Celebrates The Day of the Dead

The Indiana State Museum hosts their very own Day of the Dead, or Dia de los Muertos, on Friday, October 30, 2009 from 9:30 am to 2:00 pm. The Day of the Dead is an important tradition in Mexican culture. Come to the Indiana State Museum, near the Canal Walk and White River State Park […]

The Theatre Within Opens Never the Sinner Friday

Edgy Indianapolis theatre, The Theater Within, presents another challenging play, Never the Sinner, running from Friday, October 30 to Saturday, November 14. All shows are Friday and Saturday at 8:00 pm in the Indianapolis cultural district, Fountain Square. Tickets are $12.00 for adults and $10.00 for Indianapolis kids with a student ID and seniors. Based […]

ICT Presents The Elephant Man

Indianapolis Civic Theatre offers another solid play to Indianapolis theatre with The Elephant Man, running from Friday, October 30 through Sunday, November 15. Tickets are $28.00 for shows Friday through Sunday and $21.00 for shows on Thursday. Show times are Thursday at 7:00 pm, Friday and Saturday at 8:00 pm and Sunday at 2:00 pm. […]

Gregory Hancock Dance Theatre Presents Casket Girls Tonight and Tomorrow

Gregory Hancock Dance Theatre spooks this weekend with Casket Girls, an original vampire ballet, Thursday, October 29 and Friday, October 30. Purchase tickets for $25.00 through the Pike Performing Arts Center box office, note that purchasing tickets online will result in an $8.00 processing fee. This new Halloween tale begins at 8:00 pm, when the […]

Lawrence Central High School

Lawrence Central High School, on the Northeast side of Indianapolis, strives to see all of its Indianapolis kids succeed in their Indianapolis education. With approximately 2000 students from the Indianapolis metro area each year, Lawrence Central High School is an averaged size school in the Indianapolis Public School System. It serves grades nine through twelve. […]