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A Guide to Intimate Concert Venues in Indy

FEBRUARY 2, 2020 • SETH JOHNSON
From Grammy-nominated acts to up-and-coming locals, Indianapolis has plenty of great small venues to go and soak in a show.

Valentine's Day in Indy

JANUARY 31, 2020 • MAEVE WANGLER
Leave the flowers, chocolate and teddy bears at home this Valentine's Day. With so many events happening in Indy all Valentine's Day weekend, you'll never run out of unique ways to show your love.

The Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra Celebrates 250th Birthday of Beethoven

JANUARY 14, 2020 • SETH JOHNSON
The Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra is celebrating the legendary composer’s overarching impact on music with a yearlong series of shows they’re calling BTHVN2020.

We're All In for the Big Ten!

DECEMBER 3, 2019 • CHERIE LOWE
The Big 10 Championship Weekend is back in Indy on December 7-8! It's the largest college football game in Indy each year. Let's get ready to rumble with a rundown of the weekend's activities.

Feelin' the Love with The Brothers Footman

OCTOBER 11, 2019 • MARISSA RENALDI
The Brothers Footman, hailing from Indy's east-side, are one of the city's best kept musical secrets. When asked to describe their genre, the brothers say “summa music – summa this, summa that.” Much like Indy, their sound and style are unique and uplifting.

A Take on Indy, from NASCAR Driver Kurt Busch.

SEPTEMBER 3, 2019 • BECCA SCHMIEGEL
We asked Kurt Busch about his experiences racing in the Circle City, in anticipation of the 25th annual Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Summer Celebration Returns This Week

JULY 12, 2018 • MIKE GILLIS
The Indiana Black Expo Summer Celebration has been empowering the community for the past 48 years with ten days of events ranging from job fairs to concerts to educational opportunities.

Small Business Saturday

NOVEMBER 18, 2017 • MIKE GILLIS
Indy has a community of people who support everything local – restaurants, retail stores, breweries, food trucks, and more. This Saturday, November 25 aims to extend that community and encourage all to Shop Small and Shop Local.

PASIC 2017 Preview

NOVEMBER 6, 2017 • CHRISTINE ZETZL
Hosted every year by the Percussive Arts Society, PASIC will take over the city from Nov. 8-11, offering over 100 concerts, clinics, master classes, labs, workshops, panels, and presentations given by the finest artists from all over the world.

The Hoodie Allen Hype Surrounding The Hype

SEPTEMBER 14, 2017 • NATE SWICK
Indy, a ‘no-brainer’ for hip-hop artists. Visit Indy's Nate Swick caught up with independent American Rapper, Hoodie Allen this week to chat all things Indy, his upcoming tour and new album, sushi, sports and even country music.

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!

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.

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.

Five Reason You Want to be in the Snake Pit

MAY 8, 2017 • GUEST
Five reasons you want to be at the biggest party in racing: The Snake Pit.

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.

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.

9 Must-See Shows in Indianapolis This Winter

DECEMBER 16, 2016 • GUEST
Yeah, it’s winter, but there’s still plenty of fun to be had, especially when it comes to Indianapolis concerts. From massive country stars to longtime rock ‘n’ roll greats, several notable acts are coming to town between now and the end of March.

Summer Concert Season in Indy

JUNE 17, 2016 • SETH JOHNSON
From old school rockers to rising pop stars, the 2016 lineup of summer concerts in Indy offers a little bit of something for everyone, while also providing plenty of opportunities to catch a show outdoors as well.

Father’s Day Weekend in Indianapolis

JUNE 7, 2016 • CHERIE LOWE
Father’s Day weekend in Indianapolis gives you oh-so-many options to display your love this year. From the racing enthusiast to the music lover, from super hero fanatics to sports fans, every unique father figure can be honored this year.

Circle City IN Pride Festival Preview

JUNE 6, 2016 • SETH JOHNSON
Every year, Indianapolis is overflowing with welcoming, fun-filled events of all varieties. That being said, you’d be hard-pressed to find one as welcoming and fun-filled as the Circle City IN Pride Festival.

Free Outdoor Concerts This Summer

APRIL 28, 2016 • CHERIE LOWE
There is nothing like the sweet sounds of music pouring over the spring and summer grass. Sitting in the shade, the warm breeze blowing in my hair, while my ears receive every note, every movement, every single change in tempo and dynamic. Luckily for you and me, the wonderful gift of outdoor concerts is one given frequently without charge in Indy.

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