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Portraits of Our City

AUGUST 2, 2017 • CLARE LEONARD
Discover the soul of our city and take part in a dialogue on what a portrait can reveal about a person’s hopes, fears, and memories. In turn, discuss what these things tell us about Indianapolis.
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Happy National Chicken Finger Day, World

JULY 27, 2017 • GUEST
Here are a few of Indy’s finest chicken fingers and where you can find them across the city. Bottoms up!
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Cabrewing on the Canal

JULY 20, 2017 • CLARE LEONARD
Nothing screams a summer in Indy more than floating down the Canal on a hot day with a beverage in hand. Grab your friends and family and join Downtown Indy and Yelp on Sunday, August 20 as they host Cabrewing on the Canal.
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Fountain Square Music Festival Returns in Grand Fashion

JULY 17, 2017 • SETH JOHNSON
Slated for October 6-7, the two-day music festival and immersive experience event will feature groundbreaking artists and local cuisine in historic Fountain Square. With a new, re-imagined format, the 2017 Fountain Square Music Festival (FSMF) will allow artists and audiences to converge, thanks to immersive visual art experiences.
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The Chainsmokers and Major Lazer Lead Line Up at 400 Fest

JULY 11, 2017 • GUEST
If you're looking for a musical way to kick off your Brickyard 400 weekend, look no further than 400 Fest at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on July 21 and July 22
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Indy Cultural Trail Tours

JULY 5, 2017 • CHERIE LOWE
Now through September 30th, you can pedal your way through Indianapolis each Saturday while learning all about the culture and history that makes the Circle City unique. Join a group for an 8 mile, 2.5 hour tour along the Indianapolis Cultural Trail.
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Indy Welcomes New Bike Route USBR50

JUNE 29, 2017 • CLARE LEONARD
Calling all cyclists! The U.S. Bicycle Route System announced a new Indiana bike route.
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6 Places to See Fireworks in Indy

JUNE 26, 2017 • LESLIE BAILEY
It wouldn’t be the Fourth of July in Indy without seeing downtown skyline light up with booming fireworks. But that’s not the only place you can catch a show that night. Here are six places where you can see displays in and around the Circle City.
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Four Spots for Free Yoga in Indianapolis

JUNE 19, 2017 • CHERIE LOWE
Check out these great yoga stops in the Circle City this summer.
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Two New Exhibits Come to The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis

JUNE 15, 2017 • SETH JOHNSON
The world’s largest children’s museum is about to get a little better this summer. Two new exhibits open this weekend: American POP and DANCE!
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Indy Burger Week: June 12-18

JUNE 9, 2017 • CHERIE LOWE
Indy Burger Week is an taste explosion of good, nay great, burgers at the low, low cost of $5. All over Indianapolis, 43 of the best restaurants in town will roll back the prices of their best fare. Each will feature one or more gourmet burgers at the discounted price.
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Canal Nights at ISM for the Whole Family

JUNE 7, 2017 • SETH JOHNSON
Every Wednesday this June and July, the Indiana State Museum invites you to enjoy a family-friendly night out downtown with Canal Nights.
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Magnificent Macaws

MAY 29, 2017 • CLARE LEONARD
The Indianapolis Zoo has a new magnificent exhibit that fills their sky with brightly colored macaws as they fly from destination to destination.
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Visit Main Street Speedway this Race Week

MAY 24, 2017 • DAWN OLSEN
Speedway may be “The Racing Capital of the World,” but there are plenty of places to slow down, too.
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Balling at the Wicket World of Croquet

MAY 19, 2017 • JEFF ROBINSON
The 26th Annual Wicket World of Croquet takes place on June 3 and I encourage you to participate in my favorite annual Indy event.
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2017 Indy 500 Entry List

MAY 17, 2017 • NATE SWICK
Curious as to who's racing in the 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500? We have all the answers, details and some fun facts about this years' drivers.
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10 Magical Monument Circle Instagrams

MAY 15, 2017 • CHRISTINE ZETZL
On this day in 1902 the Soldiers and Sailors Monument was dedicated. Check out ten Instagrams featuring one of Indy's most photographed spots.
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Experience Indiana's First Interconnected Bike Route

MAY 12, 2017 • CHERIE LOWE
As a part of US Bike Route 35, you can ride the entire length of the great state of Indiana. From the shores of Lake Michigan, all the way to the Ohio River in Louisville, Kentucky, a route has been charted for cyclists to see and ride through some of most scenic parts of the state.
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Embrace the May-aos

MAY 10, 2017 • CHRISTINE ZETZL
So come be a part of it: the energy, the parties, the parades, and yes, the chaos of the Month of May in the world's greatest city for racing. It's all here, only in Indianapolis. 

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