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Indianapolis, Indiana

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Experience Indy Together

When it comes to family fun, Indianapolis is a one-stop destination. Stay at one of our downtown hotels, and discover that most everything is within walking distance. Stop by Mass Ave for a meal at one of our renowned local restaurants and catch a show at the nearby Old National Centre. Take the kiddos to the largest children’s museum in the world or to meet orangutans at the Indianapolis Zoo in White River State Park. For an active stay, you can climb to the top of the Soldiers and Sailors Monument or rent bikes and ride the Indianapolis Cultural Trail. You’ll discover that Indy has a lot to offer and is open for exploration.

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Top 25 Local Restaurants

Indy's food scene is flourishing, and the nation is starting to take notice. Recently named "the most underrrated food city in the U.S." by Condé Nast Traveler, there are a lot of delicious dining options in Indy. But we want you to try the best of the best, so we asked locals to pick 25 locally owned restaurants that best represent Indianapolis.

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Things To Do

Whether you like art, music, history, or sports, Indy has something or everyone. From 250 acres of attractions, museums, and green space in downtown’s White River State Park to the hallowed grounds of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, you’ll find a variety of unique options for every personality. Make sure to follow one of our downtown guides to better explore the city.

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Get your heart racing by attending the largest single-day sporting event in the world, the Indy 500. More of a music buff? Check out the Old National Centre or The Lawn at White River State Park to catch your favorite band performing live. Sports fans will cheer for the Pacers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, the Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium, or the Indians at Victory Field. From cultural events to food festivals, Indy’s events calendar has you covered.

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Deals & Discounts

Want to do Indy on a budget? No worries, we have deals to make your getaway affordable. Enjoy discounts and coupons for hotels, sports, restaurants, attractions, and more.

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