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Visit to the NCAA Hall of Champions in Indianapolis

During my recent downtown visit with my daughter, we had a chance to visit the NCAA Hall of Champions in White River State Park. It’s sort of like a Hall of Fame, interactive display, plus a reminder that there are Read more >

Downtown Indianapolis, Day 2

After a long, long day in Downtown Indianapolis the day before, my daughter and I decide we’re going to sleep in and finish off day 2 of our trip in a more relaxed manner. On the schedule for today is Read more >

Downtown Indianapolis, Day 1

One of the things I like doing as an Indianapolis-area resident is to experience the city as a visitor sometimes. For years, when I lived in northern Indiana, I used to come to Indianapolis for work, and wonder what it Read more >

Indiana Fever WNBA Championship Celebration & Parade, Tuesday, October 23

The Indiana Fever and the City of Indianapolis will celebrate the Fever’s first WNBA championship at 12 noon, Tuesday, October 23, in downtown Indianapolis. The event kicks off with a parade that starts at Monument Circle at 12 noon. It Read more >

Gen Con Indy 2012 – August 16 – 19, Downtown Indianapolis

If you’re a fan of games, gaming, and meeting your fellow gaming enthusiasts, or you just want to see a bunch of people walking around in costumes, you need to visit Gen Con Indy, August 16 – 19, 2012, at Read more >

A Hamburger Review at Scotty’s Brewhouse

I’m a burger fiend. I love hamburgers, the messier, the better. (The one rule is I have to be able to pick them up. No chili-smothered knife-and-fork burgers.) And I judge the burgers not only on the quality of the Read more >

Monument Circle Idea Competition Judges’ Choice revealed

A six-judge panel has chosen the People’s Choice public exhibit, “From Inertia to Inner Circle” as the winner of the Monument Circle Idea Competition. The winning entry was submitted by Jean-Baptiste Cuelle and Francois David of Paris, France. Their entry Read more >

Hitchcock Meets Humor in the IRT’s The 39 Steps

I’m not sure whether to call it a play, a comedy act or a magic show, but I do know that The 39 Steps at The Indiana Repertory Theatre is downright entertaining. Since seeing the show during opening weekend, I’ve been Read more >

Hilbert Circle Theater Dazzled by ICC and Sarah Scharbrough

I’ve always found downtown Indianapolis to be particularly charming and inviting, especially at night. A recent show at the Hilbert Circle Theatre made this view even more of a reality. For 25 years, the Indianapolis Children’s Choir (ICC) has dazzled Read more >

Devouring Delicious Dishes at Tavern on South

This post was written by a Butler University student about their experience at one of 40+ restaurants involved in Devour Downtown – a prix-fixe way to experience some of Indianapolis’ best downtown restaurants twice a year. Check out all the Read more >