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Fairs, festivals, celebrations and expos are not only fun to attend; they an outgrowth of the natural human desire to commune with one another in a way that is both fun and meaningful. Below are the latest headlines.

10 Reasons the Indiana State Fair is the Best of Indiana

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Earlier this week, the Indiana State Fair was named one of the Top 10 State Fairs in the country by Fodor’s, the travel authority. Anyone who’s been to the Indiana State Fair knows that it deserves the honor, but newcomers to the fair might not understand. The Indiana State Fair opens on August 1, 2014 […]

EcoBoost Tour Rolls Into Indianapolis Saturday

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Cars and Indianapolis are practically synonymous. This weekend, the Ford EcoBoost Tours rolls into town, giving Indianapolis another exhilarating car experience- driving the Fiesta ST. Held in the South Lot of Lucas Oil Stadium, registered guests will have the opportunity to drive a selection of Ford EcoBoost vehicles. This is the last stop of the […]

Top Places to See July 4th Fireworks 2014 in the Indy Area

Are you scoping out where to catch the “rockets’ red glare, the bombs bursting in air” for this year’s 4th of July celebration? Fun City Finder has done the leg work for you and identified many places around central Indiana where you can ooh and ahh at the night sky. Indianapolis: Regions Bank Freedom Blast […]

Indianapolis’ Earth Day Festival: A Long Standing Tradition

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Earth Day is an important American holiday that marks the anniversary of the modern environmental movement that began in 1970. The hippie and flower –child culture of the 1960’s was at its high point in 1970’s. When most people think of hippies and flower children they often associate them with drugs and tree huggers. Yet […]

5 Reasons to Visit the WTHR Health & Fitness Expo

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Each year, WTHR presents a health & fitness expo, but I never really thought of it as something fun for the family. Today, I was invited to participate as part of the #13HealthExpo social media team and next time, I’m bringing the whole family! In addition to health-related vendor booths, there are several fun activities […]

Flowers…and Beer? Don’t Miss the 2014 Indiana Flower & Patio Show

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Ah, the fresh scent of blooming flowers! And beer. OK, so flowers and beer don’t normally go together, but they do at the 2014 Indiana Flower and Patio Show, which takes place now through March 16 at the Indiana State Fairgrounds. Yes, you can enjoy over 400 flower and patio exhibits AND a taste of […]

Ford 60th Annual Indianapolis Boat, Sport and Travel Show

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With temperatures on the rise, outdoor enthusiasts are gearing up for spring in a major way. The Ford 60th Annual Indianapolis Boat, Sport and Travel Show has been underway and drawing huge crowds. http://mswoods.wistia.com/medias/d3r3mwvvkm?embedType=seo&videoFoam=true&videoWidth=560 This massive 15-acre show, which is the largest consumer show of its kind in the nation, runs now through February 23, […]

Attention Bikers: Don’t Miss the 23rd Annual Indiana Motorcycle Expo

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For many motorcycle enthusiasts, spring can’t get here soon enough. But while winter is not over yet, you can be sure the forecast calls for 70 degrees and sunny inside the Indiana State Fairgrounds, as the 23rd Annual Indiana Motorcycle Expo comes to town February 14-16. The show, which kicks off the opening weekend of […]

The 2014 Indy Winter Classic Dog Show

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Dogs are such amazing creatures. They bring so much love and happiness to their human companions, it’s no wonder they are the most popular pet in America, with 36.5% of households owning at least 1 dog, compared to 30.4% owning at least one cat according to the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA). For anyone who […]

"King Richard" to Appear at 55th Annual O’Reilly Auto Parts "World of Wheels" Car Show

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The 55th annual O’Reilly Auto Parts World of Wheels car show takes place at the Indiana State Fairgrounds now through Sunday, February 9, 2014, and will feature special celebrity appearances by former Colts linebacker Gary Brackett, and none other than 7-time NASCAR champion, Richard Petty, a.k.a., “King Richard” himself. FunCityFinder was on site as they […]

Winterfest 2014

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This Saturday, February 1, a select group of guest breweries from around the country will join together with our favorite local breweries for a day of beer festivities. Winterfest 2014 is organized by the Brewers of Indiana Guild and will feature over 60 breweries and 300+ beers for tasting. Taking place in the Champions Pavilion […]

46th Annual Indy RV Expo Set to Take Place at Fairgrounds

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The 46th Annual Indy RV Expo show will take place at the Indiana State Fairgrounds from January 11 – 19, 2014. A total of 7 RV dealers will participate in this year’s show, which will run nine days and take up over 120,000 square feet space at the fairgrounds. Hundreds of types of recreational vehicles […]

FunCityFinder’s Top-10 Things to Do on New Year’s Eve

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Three…two…one…Happy New Year! Almost. Where will you be when the clock strikes midnight? Under the mistletoe? At home with friends? Out and about? Here’s a look at 10 New Year’s Eve celebrations that will take place in Indy. New Year’s Eve at the IMA. From 9 pm – 1 am in the Pulliam Family Great […]

The 2014 Indianapolis Auto Show at the Indiana Convention Center

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Ah, that new car smell. Care to take a whiff? If so, you’ll find plenty of it at the 2014 Indianapolis Auto Show in downtown Indianapolis. This massive auto show, which is the second oldest in the country, behind only the Chicago Auto Show, is celebrating its 100th anniversary at the Indiana Convention Center now […]

2-Day Big Ten Fan Fest Starts Friday on Georgia Street

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It’s not exactly the Super Bowl, but the sold-out 2013 Big Ten Football Championship Game is shaping up to be one heck of a weekend, even for fans without tickets. An estimated 100,000 college football fans will descend on downtown Indianapolis, selling out hotels, filling restaurants and generally doing their part to make the planned […]

Ann Katz Festival of Books and Arts Celebrates 15th Anniversary at JCC

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The annual Ann Katz Festival of Books and Arts celebrates its 15th anniversary this year at the Jewish Community Center. This 3-week community celebration features special guest appearances by local, national and even internationally renowned authors, who will speak and answer questions about their latest books, which by the way, are also available for purchase […]

TEDxIndianapolis: Mix It Up

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TEDx Indianapolis 2013 was a day full of inspiration, innovation, and stepping out of one’s comfort zone. The theme of the full day conference was to Mix It Up. In other words, attendees were encouraged to look at things differently, meet new people, and open their minds to other possibilities. Each attendee received a swag […]

Indulge Your Senses with ORANJE

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“Indulge your senses.” That is the tag line for ORANJE 2013. What the heck is ORANJE, you ask? It is one of the most prominent contemporary art & music events in the Central Indiana area, one in which artists of all sorts come together for a night of art, music, food and drink. It takes […]

41st Annual Pumpkin Harvest Festival at Stonycreek Farm

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Stonycreek Farm owner, Loren E. Schmierer and grandson. The 41st Annual Pumpkin Harvest Festival will run from Saturday, September 28th through October 31st, 2013 at Stonycreek Farm. For the full article, head over to our Noblesville page click here.

16th Annual Carmel International Art Festival

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Over 125 juried artists exhibiting watercolor, oil, 2D, jewelry, photography, 3D, wood, sculpture, pottery, and more will be featuring their work at the 16th Annual Carmel International Arts Festival this weekend. Artists throughout Indiana and the US had to apply and be accepted to be featured at the event. Along with artists there will be […]