Menu 

April 19: EGGnormous Egg Hunt at Lions Park

Thumbnail: There will be a good crowd at this year's EGGnormous Egg Hunt in Zionsville.

Easter is quickly approaching and it’s one of my favorite holidays. It’s a time of celebration in church. It’s also a time to enjoy spring with kids and family. Of course that means Easter baskets, candy and Easter egg hunts. I loved them as a kid and as an adult, it’s fun to take the […]

Oh, The Pie-sibilities On National Pie Day

sugar cream pie

One of the things to do on my “Things To Do Before I’m 25″ list is to bake a pie from scratch. Why before I’m 25? Eh, no real reason other than it seems like a good skill to have under my belt and who doesn’t love pie?? Actually, I’m sure there are many people […]

Celebrate MLK Day with Free Admission All Around the City

mlk-thumb

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is day to reflect on, and celebrate, the birth of the most iconic and influential civil rights leader in American history. And for anyone in the Indy area, it is also a day to enjoy free admission to several area attractions, many of which can be found downtown. Picture from […]

The Gingerbread Village Competition at Conner Prairie

gingerbread-village-thumb

It’s Lucas oil Stadium as you’ve never seen it. That’s because it, along with 75 other edible creations, are made of gingerbread! The 21st annual Gingerbread Village competition is underway now through Sunday, January 5 at the Conner Prairie Interactive History Park in Fishers, Indiana. gingerbread-village-conner-prairie This fun event, which takes an entire week to […]

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

fireworks-thumb

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 […]

Jingle Rails: The Great Western Adventure at the Eiteljorg Museum

jingle-rails-thumb

Enter a world of chugging locomotives, bridges and tunnels, and incredibly detailed replicas of national treasures, such as Yosemite National Park, Aspen Colorado and Mount Rushmore to name a few. jingle-rails-exhibit-at-eiteljorg-museum-indianapolis Now through January 19, 2014, Indianapolis, Jingle Rails: The Great Western Adventure is a must-see exhibit at the Eiteljorg Museum in downtown Indianapolis. Naturally, […]

“Take Santa Home” Train Ride Offers Christmas Closure for Kids

take-santa-home-thumb

One fun thing to do this time of year is take a holiday train ride at the Indiana Transportation Museum in Fishers, Indiana. Not only is a train ride a break from the usual pass times, such movies, eating out, etc., it’s an opportunity to see the local area from the unique vantage point of […]

Christmas at the Zoo: A Lights Celebration to Remember

christmas-at-zoo-thumb

In a way, Christmas is as much about making memories as it is giving presents. For after all the shopping, gift-giving and holiday celebrations have come and gone, it is the memories that endure. What memories will you make this holiday season? christmas-at-the-indianapolis-zoo Here’s a suggestion: Christmas at the Zoo. Now through December 30, 2013 […]

Serenade Jazz Orchestra’s Big Band Holiday Show at the Jazz Kitchen

jazz-kitchen-thumb

The Jazz Kitchen is the place to be Wednesday, as The Serenade Jazz Orchestra’s Big Band Holiday Show offers a unique, Big Band interpretation of classic holiday melodies. The performance starts around 7 p.m. and tickets are $10, so it you might want to arrive in time to still get a good seat. It’s a […]

Jolly Days at Children’s Museum of Indianapolis

jolly-days-thumb

The Christmas spirit is alive and well at the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis. Now through January 5, 2014, the museum’s annual Jolly Days celebration offers a families in search of holiday cheer a variety of fun things to do and see. jolly-days-at-childrens-museum-of-indianapolis Leslie Olsen, Public Relations Manager for the museum says, “The most popular thing […]

Holiday Cheers and Beers: An Adult-Only Event at Conner Prairie

cheers-and-beers-conner-prairie-thumb

Holiday Cheers and Beers is a brand new, adults-only holiday event, hosted by Conner Prairie in Fishers, Indiana. It takes place Thursday, Dec. 12, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. This fun event, which is presented by the Conner Prairie Horizon Council, a young professionals group, is about having fun in the present, by experiencing […]

Circle of Lights 2013: Where Will You Be when the Switch is Flipped?

circle-of-lights-thumb

It’s that time of year again, when Monument Circle in downtown Indianapolis comes to life with an unmistakable sparkle— it’s pretty hard to miss a 242-ft tall Christmas tree, after all! The Circle of Lights® happens on each year on the first Friday following Thanksgiving, and for 51 years and counting, it remains one of […]

See the Centennial Christmas Exhibit at the Lilly House

christmas-at-lilly-house-thumb

This isn’t your typical Christmas at the Lilly House. Unlike recent years, where the focus has been on recreating the decorating traditions of the 1930s and ‘40s, this year’s theme will turn to the first decade of the twentieth century for inspiration. It is a culmination of the year’s observance of the 100th anniversary of […]

Can’t Wait ’til Black Friday? Mass Ave Midnight Shopper Starts Nov 22

mass-ave-midnight-shopper-thumb

For some people, Christmas can never come soon enough. For anyone who falls into this category, Mass Ave in downtown Indianapolis is THE place to be on November 22. This year marks the 12th anniversary of Mass Ave Midnight Shopper, an annual event in which stores along Mass Ave keep their doors open until midnight […]

41st Annual Pumpkin Harvest Festival at Stonycreek Farm

stonycreek farm

Pumpkin Harvest Festival 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.

Get in the Christmas Spirit with Holiday Events at Conner Prairie

Video thumbnail for youtube video Get in the Christmas Spirit with Holiday Events at Conner Prairie

December is the time of year when Indianapolis comes alive with the sights and sounds of a holly jolly Christmas. Indianapolis attractions like the Indianapolis Children’s Museum are stringing up their lights, planning holiday parties, and spreading yuletide cheer to all Indianapolis people. Even downtown Indianapolis is getting in the act: the annual Circle of […]

Fall Harvest Festivals in Indianapolis and Environs: Colorful, Extravagant and Fun

Though hard economical times threaten to rear their ugly heads and have already arrived at the doorstep for some, Hoosiers from Indianapolis still manage to produce some wonderful celebrations. Fall harvest festivals in Indianapolis and its environs abound and it’s well worth the hassle of getting the family into the car to go be a […]

University of Indianapolis Presents “A Christmas Celebration” This Weekend

It’s the holiday season once again, and you know what that means: Christmas music. Yes, Indianapolis radio stations have been broadcasting holiday favorites like “Jingle Bells” and “White Christmas” all around Indianapolis from morning to night. But these holiday favorites, played over a limited spectrum through your car stereo while you drive through downtown Indianapolis […]

Indianapolis Nonprofit Needs Help Covering Cost of Thanksgiving Feast

One man’s legacy of charity lived on this year. Reverend Dr. Mozel Sanders has a Thanksgiving dinner in honor of his memory that feeds the down and out of the Indianapolis community. But how much longer can the Mozel Sanders Foundation continue to honor the principles of charity and good will that Mozel Sanders brought […]

Thanksgiving Day Dinner Made by your Favorite Indianapolis Restaurants

Want a delicious Turkey on Thanksgiving Day without all the work or hassle? Tired of Aunt Ida’s cheek pinches and Uncle Fester’s leering eyes? Why not go out of Thanksgiving Dinner this year? With plenty of Indianapolis restaurants serving Thanksgiving Dinner in 2009, there is no reason you should feel stranded away from home or […]

Mike Woods