THINGS EVERY ROMANTIC SHOULD DO IN INDY

Perhaps you’re celebrating a birthday, anniversary, or just ready for a weekend away. Whether you’ve been dating for six months or married for 20 years, you’re looking for a romantic, easy getaway.

Make an entire weekend out of the endless list of date ideas. This is your time to focus on your relationship — or at least make your partner stop asking to go on a weekend trip with you.

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Break Routine on Your Next Date Night
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Break Routine on Your Next Date Night

Popcorn and a movie? Been there, done that. Click below for some romantic, creative, and even adventurous ideas that will add a little flavor to your next date night.

UNIQUE DATE NIGHTS IN INDY

Discover Mass Ave
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Discover Mass Ave

Indy's dining & shopping district

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Bottleworks District
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Bottleworks District

A Complete Date Destination

  • A former Coca-Cola bottling plant is now Indy's hottest destination for food and entertainment.
  • On a budget? Grab dinner in the Garage Food Hall. Want to impress? Get a reservation at Asian-inspired Modita.
  • Catch a movie at Living Room Theater or opt for bowling and arcade games at Pins Mechanical.
Indulge on Desserts
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Indulge on Desserts

Something Sweet for Your Sweetie

Experience LOVE
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Experience LOVE

Robert Indiana at Newfields

  • TheKnot.com added this charming spot to its '9 Romantic Places to Propose' list.
  • Created in the 70s, Robert Indiana's original LOVE sculpture resides within the Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields, a must-see in the city.
 
The Jazz Kitchen
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The Jazz Kitchen

Great food and even better music

  • Opened in 1994, The Jazz Kitchen is ranked one of the “Top 100 Jazz Clubs in the World” by Downbeat Magazine.
  • This intimate 140-seat venue serves New Orleans inspired cuisine and hosts both local and international jazz stars, but you don’t have to be a jazz enthusiast.
 
Local Guide to LGBT Indy
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Local Guide to LGBT Indy

Indy’s LGBT-friendly spots range from beat-laden martini bars to low-key java havens, unassuming sandwich shops to packed-house music venues. Many venues are no longer LGBT-exclusive, if ever they were. Instead, they’re integrated. From your caffeine fix to dining to your evening entertainment, here’s a Local Guide to LGBT Indy.

Pack your weekend bag
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Pack your weekend bag

JW Marriott

  • The JW Marriott offers a package just for couples including champagne and chocolate strawberries upon arrival.
  • When you stay here, you'll be staying in one of the 50 best hotels in the world, as named by Conde Nast Traveler.
 
Indy Eats
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Indy Eats

Restaurants ready to serve you

  • Use quick links to order online.
  • Find establishments with outdoor seating.
  • Sort by area of town.

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Trip Ideas for Romantics