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Do you like eating, drinking, and discounts? Tune up your tastebuds for Indy’s city-wide dining experience. Savor special three-course meals at more than 130 restaurants for value prices through February 2. You can also sample inventive cocktails created for the occasion, get BOGO tickets for the NCAA Hall of Champions, and enjoy $5 off a trip on the Indy Brew Bus.
The dazzling world of Disney sparkles even more on ice! Through Sunday, enter the world of enchantment at Bankers Life Fieldhouse and follow four stories featuring favorites like Lightning McQueen, Mater, Ariel, Buzz Lightyear, Woody, Jessie, Anna, Elsa, Olaf, Kristoff, and many more. Tickets are $15 and up.
Based on a true story, this musical tells the remarkable story of what happened when 7,000 people were stranded in a small Newfoundland town after 38 planes were diverted on 9/11. See this tribute to human kindness, enduring friendship, and the triumph of humanity over hate through Sunday at Clowes Memorial Hall. Tickets start at $74.
Rube Goldberg was a humorist, cartoonist, and inventor best known for creating machines which bear his name and solve simple tasks in the most complicated, inefficient, and funny way possible. Visit the Indiana State Museum through May 10 to see crazy chain-reaction contraptions and even create your own. Included with general admission of $11-$16.
Both hilarious and touching, the play explores aging in a clever, honest way. Three Baby Boomers living in a Florida retirement village encounter surprises and complications as they deal with past events and use their friendships and humor to move on to what will surely be brighter futures. Catch it through February 9. Recommended for adult audiences, tickets are $22-$80.