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Hollywood Legend Rob Reiner to Visit Indy for Heartland Film Festival

OCTOBER 11, 2017 • SETH JOHNSON
Running from Oct. 12-22, the 26th annual Heartland International Film Festival will feature a record 213 films from 104 countries, with $100,000 in cash prizes being awarded across multiple categories.
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Celebrating 100 Years of Central Library

SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 • CHI SHERMAN
Central Library turns 100 on October 7 and they're throwing one heck of a party!
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9th Annual IUPUI Regatta

SEPTEMBER 14, 2017 • MIKE GILLIS
A carnival-esk celebration, see more than 10,000 people on the canal watching live performances, eating, and shopping in a marketplace, or participating in the family fun and contest!
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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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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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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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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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Inaugural (Coffee) Indianapolis Cup

APRIL 11, 2017 • SETH JOHNSON
On May 6, the Inaugural Indianapolis Cup will arrive at Garfield Park’s Tube Factory artspace. Organized by Indianapolis’ own Tinker Coffee Co., the Indianapolis Cup is equal parts coffee cupping, coffee festival, and straight-up block party, with a slew of interactive coffee presentations going on throughout the day.
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Spring Blooms at the IMA

APRIL 6, 2017 • KATY MANN
Now, with nearly a quarter of a million spring bulbs in bloom, the fireworks of color and fragrance draw art enthusiasts, nature lovers, and gardeners to the Indianapolis Museum of Art.
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11 Instagrammable Views in Indy

MARCH 26, 2017 • DAWN OLSEN
While Lucas Oil Stadium and the Indianapolis Museum of Art are among the most photographed places in Indy, the Insta-love doesn’t stop there. Here are 11 picturesque places worthy of an upload.
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Five Spots to Digital Detox in Indy

MARCH 17, 2017 • CHERIE LOWE
The Circle City is filled with plenty of places where you can lose yourself inside of a page turner. When you visit, don’t miss these five great reading spots in Indy.
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Cheers to Vonnegut with Hotel Tango

MARCH 1, 2017 • SETH JOHNSON
2017 marks 10 years since Vonnegut passed away, and Visit Indy is celebrating with a “Cheers to Vonnegut” campaign. As a part of this campaign, 11 bartenders in the city have created Vonnegut-inspired cocktails to be featured on their respective menus for six weeks throughout winter and spring. This week I clinked glasses with Ethan Rogers at Hotel Tango Artisan Distillery.
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Celebration of Black History Concert 

FEBRUARY 20, 2017 • CHI SHERMAN
We’re about halfway through Black History Month and hope you’ve been able to take advantage of some of the great artistic events happening around the city. There’s still plenty of time to soak up some African-American culture, especially if you’re a fan of classical music.
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Five Ways to Celebrate Presidents’ Day

FEBRUARY 16, 2017 • DAWN OLSEN
Have the day off in honor of Presidents’ Day? Take the opportunity to plan a family fun day. Many of the city’s museums will remain open, giving you and the kiddos the chance to discover Indiana’s presidential heritage.
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Beer and Ballet III Preview

FEBRUARY 7, 2017 • SETH JOHNSON
On February 10 and 11, Beer and Ballet III will take over the Basile Theatre at the historic Athenaeum. This year, the performance includes excerpts from the classic La Bayadère.
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Experience Art & Soul this February

FEBRUARY 3, 2017 • CHI SHERMAN
If you’re looking to soak up some great culture from über-talented African-American artists, Art & Soul is the month-long event series for you. Poetry, dance and drumming, jazz/soul/R&B, and theatrical performances await you – and, of course, your friends and family.
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Plan-Ahead Pricing at The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis

FEBRUARY 1, 2017 • CHERIE LOWE
Did you hear? The Children’s Museum just announced their brand-new pricing structure—Plan-Ahead Pricing! It offers you more ticket options that fit within your budget. By buying tickets at least a day in advance, you WILL save money.
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10 Indianapolis Hashtags on Instagram

JANUARY 30, 2017 • DAWN OLSEN
For Instagrammers, hashtags are a second language. So, it’s no surprise ‘grammers have created hashtags unique to Indianapolis. Here are 10 tags that celebrate Circle City, not including two of our favorites — #visitindy and #loveindy.
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Closing Soon: Don’t Miss These Four Exhibits

JANUARY 24, 2017 • DAWN OLSEN
Check out these four Indy exhibits that are closing soon before they're gone!
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Magically Delicious: 2017 Indianapolis Winter Magic Festival at Wake Up at IndyFringe

JANUARY 17, 2017 • GUEST
Almost as much fun as watching a magic trick is watching the expressions on the faces of other audience members. That wide-eyed look of amazement from seeing something that defies logic and explanation is priceless. Expect to see that look a lot at the 2017 Indianapolis Winter Magic Festival at IndyFringe.

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