Looking to launch into the breezy month of March with aplomb? As always, there is a plethora of things to do in Indianapolis and its immediate environs during the first week of the third month. Below you will find Fun City Finder‘s picks for some of your best bets for great things to do from February 28 – March 6, 2011. These are all special events in Indianapolis during the upcoming week, as opposed to the ongoing fun you can have visiting Indy‘s spectacular tourist attractions, the awe-inspiring Indianapolis museums and the world-class restaurants in Indianapolis all year round.
Things to Do in Indianapolis and Environs
February 28 – March 6, 2011
|Big 10 Women’s Basketball Tournament – Do you love Indianapolis sports? This event in Indianapolis’ famous Conseco Fieldhouse will get your engines running at full throttle.
March 3 – 6, 2011
Tickets: $12 – $16
|Blue Man Group – Purdue University offers this powerful experience of live, visceral showmanship and music in greater Indianapolis. Blue Man Group, employing music, comedy, technology and pure theatre, will leave you in pure bliss.
March 1 – 2, 2011
Tickets: $20 – $48, group discounts
Elliott Hall of Music, Purdue University, West Lafayette Campus
|Blue’s Clues Live – It’s Blue’s special birthday party at the famed Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre, a prime performance venue in Indianapolis. This is a fun, interactive children’s theatre piece for Indianapolis children of all ages.
Through March 19, 2011
Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre and Restaurant
|Broadway gala Bel Canto Benefit – This is a well-deserved benefit for the Indianapolis Symphonic Choir, with dinner and dancing to top off a live performance of great Broadway blockbusters. Black tie optional.
March 5, 2011
Tickets: $150 – $175
Union Station Grand Hall
|Hearthside Suppers – Conner Prairie is the venue, the beloved and respected living history museum in the Indianapolis suburb of Fishers, Indiana. Feel the connection as you feast by candlelight in the nostalgic 19th century.
Through March 27, 2011
Tickets: $55 – $60
Conner Prairie Interactive History Park
|Home and Flower Show – Back by popular demand, this is the 2nd Annual such show at the downtown Indianapolis Lucas Oil Stadium, whose 25,000 square feet of exhibit space will be filled to the brim with splendor.
March 4 0 6, 2011
Tickets: $3 – $10
Lucas Oil Stadium
|James Taylor in Concert – A legend across all popular music boards, James Taylor comes to the Old National Theatre for your delight and lasting pleasure.
March 4, 2011
Tickets: $67 – 103.50
Old National Centre (Murat)
|Lord of the Dance – We’ve all seen it on television. Now it’s time to experience it for real. Michael Flatley’s extravagant Lord of the Dance will take your breath away.
March 2, 2011
Tickets” $36 – $56
Clowes Memorial Hall at Butler University
|Passionate Puccini – Dance Kaleidoscope’s fearless and inspiring world premier of “Puccini People,” “Butterfly” and “Ancient Airs and Dances” by Respighi.
March 3 – 6, 2011
Indiana Repertory Theatre
|Voices of Youth – The Indianapolis Children’s Choir brings you this surprisingly scintillating mix of Broadway faves and jazz.
March 6, 2011
Hilbert Circle Theatre
Want more Indianapolis things to do ideas? Just take a glance through the many links below. If you read every one, you will have just seen the tip of the iceberg of fun things to do in Indianapolis and other nearby cities in Indiana.
Children’s Museum of Indianapolis | Indiana State Fairgrounds | Indiana State Museum | Indianapolis Museum of Art | Central Indiana Theatres and Performing Arts Venues | Indianapolis Zoo | More Indianapolis Things to Do
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