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2014 Indiana State Fair Concerts
The Indiana State Fair has always hosted some of the best concerts of the year. This year it's the "year of the coliseum" and things are really hot. Check out the lineup!

Independence Day Celebrations, Festivals, Shows With Admission Charge
Indianapolis is the place to be on July 4th. Celebrate your independence with these great events. Pay a small admission for great entertainment.

Summer 2012 Festivals in Downtown Indianapolis
June 2014 is full of great festivals. Enjoy fun events for the family, brew festivals and great art festivals. There's something for everyone in Indy this June!

10 Things To Do This Week in Indianapolis - 06/09/2014
It's another exciting week in Indianapolis. Enjoy great festivals, fun events, theatrical performances and more. Check out these can't-miss events!

10 Things To Do This Week in Indianapolis - 06/09/2014
It's another exciting week in Indianapolis. Enjoy great festivals, fun events, theatrical performances and more. Check out these can't-miss events!

The Children's Museum of Indianapolis Opens Two New Exhibits
Immerse yourself in Chinese culture and discover one of China's greatest treasures - the painted warriors of Emperor Qin's tomb!

2014 Big Ten Conference
The Big Ten Conference brings fun to Downtown Indianapolis. Don't miss out on your favorite games.

Kids Bowl Free All Summer Long
Looking for something fun to do? Check out this great bowling program that lets your children bowl free all summer long!

March 2014 Irish Events
Looking for some fun ways to celebrate St. Patrick's day this year? Check out these fun events that celebrate all month long!

Discover 'Animal Secrets' in the Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Learn about your favorite critters, explore animal habitats in this fun hands-on exhibit at the Children's Museum of Indianapolis. Their latest exhibit will keep your little ones entertained!

February 2014 Calendar of Events
February 2014 is the month of love and there's plenty of events to keep you busy - romantic or otherwise! Check out these exciting things to do in Indy this month.

'Who Am I This Time?'
The IRT's performance of three of Kurt Vonnegut's sweetest stories brings romance to Indianapolis.

Get your Irish Up at Indy Irishfest!

January 2014 Calendar of Events
Start the new year off right with some great events. Have fun in Indianapolis this January!

Indy's Top Ten 2013 New Year's Eve Parties
Celebrate New Year's Eve 2013 in style at one of these hot events in Indianapolis. There's something for all ages!

December 2013 Calendar of Events
The Circle City is full of exciting events in December. Check out this list of fun things to do in Indianapolis. There's something for everyone.

November 2013 Calendar of Events
There's always something fun to do in Indianapolis. November 2013 is full of great theatrical performances, including 'Wicked' and John Lithgow's storytelling event.

2013 Indianapolis Holiday Events
There are so many great things to do in Indianapolis around the holidays. Enjoy great concerts, dance performances, theatrical shows and much more!

Circle of Lights Ceremony
The Circle of Lights is one of the biggest holiday events of the year, drawing in millions throughout the season. See Monument Circle as you've never seen it before!

Polar Express
Enjoy a magical trip to the North Pole on the Indiana Transportation Museum's Polar Express.

Santa Mailbox
Make sure your kids get their letters to Santa. This mailbox, located on Monument Circle is a great way to do just that!

2013 Indianapolis Area Trick or Treat Times
What time does your community observe trick or treating hours? Find out here. Don't miss an opportunity to dress the kids up!

2013 Indianapolis Halloween Guide
Looking for fun things to do for Halloween in Indianapolis? Look no further! Find out where to go for the best haunted houses, trick or treat times, and safe alternatives for your littles ones.

Halloween Events for Kids - 2013
Looking for some safe, Halloween things to do with your kids? Look no further. These spooky events are perfect for your kiddos.

Historic Irvington Halloween Festival
The Historic Irvington Halloween Festival is a fun way to enjoy spooky fun. There's all kinds of fun events surrounding the week-long event.

Safe Trick or Treat Alternatives
Looking for an alternative to trick or treating? There are some great options in the Indianapolis area. Here's a breakdown of a few.

September 2013 Calendar of Events

Monumental Weekend Overtakes Downtown Indianapolis
Whether you're a steel pony fan or a theatre buff, there's something happening downtown this weekend for you. Monumental Weekend takes over downtown Indianapolis with tons of exciting events. Enjoy the races, great concerts, unique theatrical performances and much more! Check out this year's lineup!

August 2013 Calendar of Events
August 2013 is a busy and exciting time in Indianapolis. Check out this list of things to do in Indianapolis!

April 2013 Calendar of Events

April 2013 Calendar of Events

Weekend Getaways: Abe Martin Lodge - Nashville, Indiana

March 2013 Calendar of Events
This month, there's a lot of exciting events. In addition to the popular St. Patrick's Day events, the city has a lot of exciting things to do. Check out this list to get the scoop on what's hot this month!

March 2013 Calendar of Events
This month, there's a lot of exciting events. In addition to the popular St. Patrick's Day events, the city has a lot of exciting things to do. Check out this list to get the scoop on what's hot this month!

August Events Calendar
As the final month of summer heats up, so do the events! This month is packed full of popular concerts, festivals and theater events. The compiled list below features some of the top events happening in August for the Indianapolis area.

Get Free Admission at Various Attractions for MLK Day 2012
The kids are out of school on Martin Luther King Jr. Day and that means many parents take the day off as well. Have no fear - you don't have to spend the day trapped inside. There are a ton of free events throughout the city.

Indianapolis Area Easter Egg Hunts - 2013
Looking for a place to take your children Easter egg hunting in the Indianapolis area? Look no further. This list has some of the most popular events in town!

Indianapolis Area Easter Egg Hunts - 2013
Looking for a place to take your children Easter egg hunting in the Indianapolis area? Look no further. This list has some of the most popular events in town!

Chick-fil-a Hosts Date Knight for Mothers and Sons
Enjoy a special mother-son date night at a local Chick-fil-a this March.

Geckos Scurry into the Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Children of all ages will enjoy the latest exhibit at the Children's Museum of Indianapolis. Get up close and personal with one of the world's favorite lizards - the gecko. Enjoy over 15 species of this exciting reptile!

St. Patrick's Day Celebration 2013 Schedule of Events

St. Patrick's Day Celebration 2013 Schedule of Events

Valentine's Day Guide - 2013
Looking for something fun to do this Valentine's Day? Need help with a florist or a last-minute gift? This guide can help!

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Events, 2012
Celebrate MLK Day 2012 with these special events happening throughout Indianapolis!

February 2013 Calendar of Events

January 2013 Calendar of Events
After Indianapolis rings in the New Year, there's plenty left to do in the Circle Centre. These events will keep you entertained during the cold, winter days.

2012 Indianapolis Holiday Events

November 2012 Calendar of Events
Need a list of things to do in Indianapolis this November? We've got the top picks right here. Enjoy everything from musicals to museum exhibits and much more!

2012 Indianapolis Halloween Guide
Everything you need to know about celebrating Halloween in Indianapolis.

2012 Indianapolis Area Trick or Treat Times
Don't miss out on trick or treating! Here are the times for 2012 trick or treating in the Indianapolis area!

October 2012 Calendar of Events

2012 Halloween Events in Indianapolis
It's that time of year again - the city is coming alive with spooky events. This year's highlighted Halloween events range from children's events to ultra spooky adult events.

Fishers Renaissance Faire
Travel back to 15th century England at this annual Renaissance Faire. Enjoy entertainment, food, artisans and much more!

September 2012 Calendar of Events
September is full of exciting things to do. With lots of theatre, concerts and festivals, there truly is something for everyone.

Halloween Weather in Indianapolis
Want to know what kind of weather to expect for trick or treating? Find out what is typical weather in Indianapolis on Halloween.

Discover 'Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde' at the Indiana Repertory Theatre
Explore the spookier side of theater with the Indiana Repertory Theatre's production of 'Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde'. This thrilling performance will definitely leave you thinking!

September 2012 Festivals in Indianapolis
The weather is beginning to cool, creating a perfect environment for fall festivals and there's no lack of them in the month of September in the Indianapolis area. Whether you're into art, different cultures or wine, there's bound to be a festival that's perfect for you. This list includes some of the most popular Indy festivals for the entire...

Celebrate Chinese Culture at the Chinese Festival
The Chinese Festival is an exciting annual cultural event. Enjoy traditional entertainment, food and dancing!

Hot Wheels™ Roll into the Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Experience one of America's most iconic toys in person. Hot Wheels for Real take over the Children's Museum of Indianapolis!

Indiana Black Expo Travel Tips
Planning on attending Indiana Black Expo Summer Celebration events? You are not alone! Plan ahead with these traveling and parking tips to help make your experience as smooth as possible.

August 2012 Calendar of Events
Find out what's happening in Indianapolis in August 2012.

Indiana Black Expo Summer Celebration 2012 Event Schedule
Indiana Black Expo Summer Celebration is one of the largest events of the year. If you need to know what's going on, this complete list of events will keep you informed.

2012 Indiana Black Expo Summer Celebration Concerts
When it comes to Indiana Black Expo Summer Celebration, the concerts are, without a doubt, the most popular events. These three concerts will draw in thousands, so be sure to plan ahead!

2012 Indianapolis Area County Fairs
There's nothing like a summer fair. This list of local fair dates will make sure you don't miss out on attending at least one county fair this year!

July 2012 Calendar of Events
Looking for something to do this month? Check out these top July 2012 events in the city of Indianapolis.

2012 July 4th Celebrations
Don't miss the opportunity to enjoy these 2012 4th of July events. Information about the dates, times and locations of these exciting celebrations.

Independence Day Celebrations, Festivals, Shows With Admission Charge

Independence Day Celebrations 2012 - Free Admission
Celebrating July 4th is a summer must and it doesn't have to cost a fortune. In fact, many local communities offer free festivals and events. Check out this list for the free admission events!

You don't have to take an elaborate vacation or leave the city to treat your...
You don't have to take an elaborate vacation or leave the city to treat your kids to a fun-filled summer. These activities will keep your kids busy for free or at very minimal expense.

June 2012 Calendar of Events
Looking for something to do this June? This calendar of top events will help!

Historical Weather Date for July 4th in Indianapolis
What kind of weather should we expect on July 4, 2012? These stats will give you a general idea.

2012 Fireworks Laws and Safety Tips
Stay safe this 4th of July! Follow these Indiana State firework laws and safety tips to keep your celebrations pain-free this summer!

Travel Back in Time at Conner Prairie
Learn about Indiana's history at this live, interactive history museum. Get the scoop on this popular Indianapolis area attraction.

Summer 2012 Festivals in Downtown Indianapolis
Summer 2012 promises to be full of hot and exciting festivals. Enjoy some of the most popular festivals downtown this year.

Summer 2012 Festivals in Downtown Indianapolis
Summer 2012 promises to be full of hot and exciting festivals. Enjoy some of the most popular festivals downtown this year.

2012 Indy Parks Free Outdoor Concerts Schedule
Enjoy the beautiful summer weather and catch one of these free Indy Parks concerts!

May 2012 Calendar of Events
May is a huge month for the city of Indianapolis. If you're a race fan, it means the Indianapolis 500. If you're not, maybe May means the beginning of summer vacation for the kids or Mother's Day traditions. The city will begin to heat up and we will welcome thousands of race fans. Prepare to be busy this May!

Where to Take Mom for Mother's Day Brunch
Thinking of taking mom out for Mother's Day brunch? Don't procrastinate! This list of restaurants will help you get ahead of the game and make reservations for the busiest dining out day of the entire year.

2012 Easter Egg Hunts
This list of Easter egg hunts will help you make the most of holiday events in the Indianapolis area.

April 2012 Calendar of Events
April has arrived and with it, comes some great events. Besides Easter events, April brings with it plenty of live music, theater and sporting events to keep you busy. Enjoy the Naptown Roller Girls, live dance performances and much more! These events will keep you hopping - long after Easter.

March 2012 Calendar of Events
March has arrived and there's plenty of special events taking place this month. In addition to the downtown St. Patrick's Day Celebration,this month's events include a popular Broadway musical, several kids activities, a dance party and much more!

St. Patrick's Day Celebration 2012 Schedule of Events
Each year, Downtown Indianapolis celebrates St. Patrick's Day in true Irish fashion. With plenty to do including a parade, live entertainment and food, there's plenty of ways to celebrate. This schedule will keep you on top of the events.

February 2012 Calendar of Events
The month of love is here. If you're planning a hot date night, you might want to check out these events.

Spend an Afternoon at the Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art
The Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art is an one of the top educational and unique museums in the city. The Eiteljorg is one of only two museums east of the Mississippi that showcase both Native American and Western art, culture and history.

January 2012 Calendar of Events
The new year is here! Now that the holidays are over, you might be looking for something different to do. Whether it's a night out with friends or a fun day with your kids, we've got you covered. Here are a few of the top events going on in Indianapolis this month.

Top 10 New Year's Eve Parties for 2012
Want to ring in the New Year in style? Indianapolis will rock with parties this year as the city ushers in a big year. In addition to hosting the Super Bowl, the city will play host to many large events.

Holiday Events in December 2011
December is a beautiful time in Indianapolis. The Circle is lit and the city is buzzing with holiday events. This month Indy has a variety of events to offer - everything from children's events, to theater to museums. Check out this list when making your holiday plans.

Celebrate the Holidays with Jolly Days at the Indianapolis Children's Museum
Get the kids out of the house this holiday season and enjoy Jolly Days, the Indianapolis Children's Museum's annual holiday event!

December 2011 Calendar of Events
December is packed full of events this year. The city offers some fabulous holiday-themed events. If you're not in the mood for a holiday-themed event, the following list highlights some additional great things to do.

Experience the West through 'Jingle Rails'
Train enthusiasts will delight in the Eiteljorg Museum's annual holiday exhibit,'Jingle Rails'. Imagine traveling from Indianapolis to the great American West. This exhibit allows visitors to explore the possibilities with its winding railroads and beautifully-crafted landmark.s

November 2011 Calendar of Events
November is here and temperatures are dropping. There's plenty of events to keep you warm. Whether it's dance, theater, concerts or children's events, there's no shortage of entertainment in Indianapolis this month.

Explore The Indianapolis Children's Museum
The Indianapolis Children's Museum is one of the premier attractions in the city. Boasting 472,900 square feet, it is the largest children's museum in the world and sees over a million visitors each year.

November 2011 Holiday Events
The holiday decorations are already up at the stores and the city is preparing for the Thanksgiving and Christmas season. November marks the beginning of the Circle City's holiday events. This list includes holiday favorites and some new events that you might not know about. Make your holiday plans early!

Have a Roaring Good Time at the Indianapolis Zoo
Established in 1964, the Indianapolis Zoo is host to over a million visitors each year. The Indianapolis Zoo has led efforts in conservation and research to become a world-class attraction. It was the first attraction triple accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) and the American Association of Museums as a zoo, an aquarium...

Explore The Indianapolis Children's Museum
The Indianapolis Children's Museum is one of the premier attractions in the city. Boasting 472,900 square feet, it is the largest children's museum in the world and sees over a million visitors each year.

Free Things to do with Your Kids in Indianapolis
Let's face it--taking your kids to a lot of the local attractions can really add up. But having fun in Indy doesn't have to cost you a fortune. This list gives suggestions on things you can do in Indianapolis with your kids that are completely FREE.

Keep Your Head at Conner Prairie's Headless Horseman
The Headless Horseman event is a popular annual event at Conner Prairie. The family-oriented event is a great way to start the fall season. This overview highlights what to expect when attending.

The Indianapolis Zoo Comes Alive During ZooBoo
For safe trick or treating and fun with animals, there's no other place but the Indianapolis Zoo for ZooBoo. This family-friendly annual event is sure to please.

Halloween Events and Attractions in the Indianapolis Area
Every October, haunted houses and other spooky attractions begin to pop up all over the city. There's no shortage of frightening things to do for all ages. Here are a few that might interest you.

October Calendar of Events
Fall is officially here and with it comes plenty of fun family events. This list includes some of the top events in the city this month - from comedy, to theater, to festivals.

July Events Calendar in Indianapolis
July Events in Indianapolis

Indianapolis Things to Do and Calendar of Events for December 2009
'Tis the season to celebrate the holidays in Indianapolis, and there are events galore. See what's happening in December and find plenty of things to do in this month's calendar of events.

Monument Circle Christmas Lighting Ceremony
The Circle of Lights, Indianapolis's traditional lighting of the Soldiers and Sailors Monument, referred to by some as the world's tallest Christmas "tree," will take place Friday, Nov. 27, on Monument Circle downtown. Live entertainment will begin at 6 p.m. on the circle, and the lighting of the monument will take place at approximately 7:45 p.m.

Indianapolis Calendar of Events for November, 2009
Looking for things to do in Indianapolis? Find out what's happening in Indy this month by checking out this calendar of events for November, 2009.

Haunted Houses and Ghostly Events in the Indianapolis Area
Plenty of haunted houses and ghostly events take place in the Indianapolis area for Indy residents who are looking for some frightening things to do this Halloween season.

Apples, Orchards, Pumpkins and Hayrides
What would fall be without a trip to an apple orchard and a hayride out to the pumpkin patch to pick your own pumpkin? These Indianapolis-area orchards feature farm stores with homegrown fruits and vegetables, cider, baked goods, and more; plus straw bales, corn mazes, fall décor, and plenty of fun fall activities for the kids.

Indianapolis October Calendar of Events
If you’re looking for things to do in Indy outside the parameters of the orchard/pumpkin patch/haunted house themes of October, fear not. Check out the following Indianapolis Calendar of Events for October to find plenty of other art and entertainment opportunities happening this month.

Indianapolis Calendar of Events for September 2009
September marks the beginning of fall, a season filled with fun things to do in Indianapolis. Following are a few highlights of this month's events and activities in Indianapolis.

Things to Do in Indianapolis
There's plenty to do in Indianapolis -- from standard fare like arts, entertainment, museums and monuments to events unique to Indy like the Indy 500 and the Indiana State Fair. This is the place to find out where to go to enjoy your favorite activities, or explore some you may not have thought of before.

Indianapolis Calendar of Events for August 2009
The month of August in Indianapolis is jam-packed with events ranging from festivals to football. Check out the Gen Con gaming convention, experience art and theatre at the Mass Avenue Fringe Festival, cheer the Colts to victory in preseason game action, or attend a women's health conference, a toy truck show, or a gun and knife show. Whatever your interests, you're sure to find something to do in Indianapolis.

Indiana County 4-H Fairs 2009

There’s nothing like attending an Indiana County 4-H fair for a taste of traditional fun and the down-home Hoosier lifestyle. Picture demonstrations and contests involving livestock, llama, pigs, goats, rabbits, sheep, horses, and even dogs and cats; along with exhibitions of handmade crafts and homemade baked goods, carnival games and rides, and live country music.

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King Tut and Egyptian Pharaohs Exhibit at Indianapolis Children's Museum
National Geographic’s exhibit “Tutankhamun: The Golden King and Great Pharaohs” is on display at The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis through Oct. 25, 2009. Included in the four-gallery exhibit are over 130 treasures and artifacts from ancient Egyptian rulers and the tomb of King Tut.

Ten Things to Do and See in Indianapolis
There's so much to do in Indianapolis that it's hard to take it all in. The following (purely subjective) list of ten of Indianapolis's top attractions may help you to find a starting point, or discover a treasure you hadn't previously considered.

Romantic Getaways in the Indianapolis Area
Rekindle a romance with an Indianapolis area romantic getaway. From Indiana bed and breakfasts to cabins, pool suites, and chalets, plenty of local getaway destinations are just a short driving distance from Indy.

June 2013 Calendar of Events

Indianapolis Music and Film Festivals
The following music and film festivals are just a few of the many ways Indianapolis recognizes and celebrates the performing arts and excellence in film production. From ancient musical instruments to innovative films by leading-edge filmmakers, you'll find it at these Indy events.

2013 Klipsch Music Center Concert Schedule
Klipsch Music Center has an impressive lineup this summer. Check out the list of all the top performers at this great outdoor venue.

2013 Klipsch Music Center Concert Schedule
Klipsch Music Center has an impressive lineup this summer. Check out the list of all the top performers at this great outdoor venue.

2013 Summer Concert Guide
The city is alive this summer with tons of great musical performances. This guide is sure to put a few concerts on your calendar!

June 2013 Calendar of Events

June 2013 Calendar of Events

2013 Summer Concert Guide
The city is alive this summer with tons of great musical performances. This guide is sure to put a few concerts on your calendar!

The Center for Performing Arts 2013 Concert Schedule
The Center for the Performing Arts always has an impressive lineup. Check out their concert schedule for this year.

The Center for Performing Arts 2013 Concert Schedule
The Center for the Performing Arts always has an impressive lineup. Check out their concert schedule for this year.

Independence Day Celebrations 2013 - Free Admission
Celebrating July 4th is a summer must and it doesn't have to cost a fortune. In fact, many local communities offer free festivals and events. Check out this list for the free admission events!

2013 Klipsch Music Center Concert Schedule
Klipsch Music Center has an impressive lineup this summer. Check out the list of all the top performers at this great outdoor venue.

Independence Day Celebrations 2013 - Free Admission
Celebrating July 4th is a summer must and it doesn't have to cost a fortune. In fact, many local communities offer free festivals and events. Check out this list for the free admission events!

Fireworks Displays in Indianapolis and the Surrounding Areas
A list of 2009 Fourth of July holiday fireworks displays taking place in Indianapolis and the surrounding communities.

Fourth of July Festivals and Celebrations in the Indianapolis Area
Fourth of July festivals and celebrations for all ages and interests will take place around Indianapolis throughout the holiday weekend. Celebrate July 4th, 2009, in Indy with style!

Victorian Mourning Theme at Indianapolis Morris-Butler House
When you tour the 1865 Morris-Butler House museum in downtown Indianapolis, you step back in time to the Victorian era and become immersed in the lifestyle of an upper-middle-class family during the mid- to late-nineteenth century. Through May 23, 2009, the museum’s tours are additionally focused on a unique theme: “Dearly Departed: The Art of Victorian Mourning."

Father's Day Celebrations in Indianapolis
Remember Dad on Father's Day this Sunday by taking him to a special Indy event, taking advantage of special offers at Indianapolis restaurants, or making a gift from the heart.

Indianapolis Area Easter Egg Hunts and Easter Activities
A calendar of Easter Egg Hunts and related Easter activities including visits with the Easter bunny in Indianapolis and surrounding communities.

Indianapolis Calendar of Events for July 2009
See what's happening in July in Indianapolis with this calendar of events. From concerts, comedy, a circus and festivals to exploring dinosaurs and pharoahs up close to watching tennis and swimming championships or the Brickyard 400 -- whatever type of entertainment you prefer, you're sure to find it this month in Indy!

Indianapolis Events Calendar for June 2009
See what's happening in June in Indianapolis with this calendar of events. Feeling festive? Check out the Italian Street festival, the Indian Market and Festival, or the Indy Pride gay and lesbian parade and festival. Enjoy beer and wine tasting? Don't miss the Vintage Wine and Food Festival and the Brew-Ha-Ha block party. Kids can meet their favorite PBS show characters, art fans will love the Talbot Street Art Fair, and for drag-racing fans, the Hot Rod Nationals will be in town.

Indianapolis Calendar of Events for May 2009
An Indianapolis calendar of events featuring things to do and see in Indianapolis, including art, entertainment, festivals, and much more, all happening in Indy during the month of May, 2009.

Indianapolis April 2009 Calendar of Events
Things to do and see in Indianapolis, including art, entertainment, business networking, a pet fair, and much more, all happening in Indy during the month of April, 2009.

Indianapolis March 2009 Calendar of Events
An Indianapolis calendar of events for the month of March details what's happening in Indianapolis -- plays, concerts, activities, and events that you won't want to miss.

Indianapolis February Calendar of Events
An Indianapolis calendar of events for the month of February details what's happening in Indianapolis -- shows, activities, entertainment, and more that you won't want to miss.

January Calendar of Events
A calendar of events for the month of January details what's happening in Indianapolis -- shows, activities, entertainment, and more that you won't want to miss.

LEGO® Storms Indianapolis in March 2012
LEGOs® have gone from childhood toy to world-wide phenomenon. Highly collectible and always in demand, these favorite building blocks are so popular entire events are created around them.

How to Save Money at the Indiana State Fair
Use these money-saving tips to stretch your dollar further this year at the Indiana State Fair.

Indiana State Fair Sculptures Feature a New Take on Tomatoes
2009 was declared the "Year of the Tomato" at the Indiana State Fair. Tomatoes were featured throughout the fairgrounds, but perhaps nowhere more uniquely than in these tomato can sculptures. Tomatoes represent a $48 million industry in Indiana, which ranks second in the U.S. in the production of tomatoes for processing, according to the United States Department of Agriculture.

Photos of the 2009 Indiana State Fair
A collection of photos taken by freelance writer/photographer Mandi Rogier at the 2009 Indiana State Fair for the Indianapolis About.com website.

Basic Facts and Information about the 2009 Indiana State Fair
Here you'll find answers to fairgoers' most frequently asked questions, including basic facts and information about the 2009 Indiana State Fair dates, times, admission, parking, handicap accessibility, ATMs, emergency and first aid services, and more.

Ways to Save Money at the Indiana State Fair: Discounts on Admission, Rides, Par
You can finagle your way into the 2009 Indiana State Fair for a lot less than the regular gate admission price of $8, park free, and take advantage of unlimited rides on the Midway for one flat fee. It’s all about being in the right place at the right time. Check out these ways to enjoy big savings at this year’s Indiana State Fair!

Grandstand Performers and Concerts at the 2009 Indiana State Fair
The 2009 Indiana State Fair wouldn’t be complete without Grandstand headliners, and a host of popular bands and musical artists will grace the stage with evening concerts this year. This year’s performers will include Journey, the Oak Ridge Boys, Keith Urban, Sandi Patty, MercyMe, Kelly Clarkson, Jason Mraz, and Demi Lovato.

Free Country Music Concerts at the Indiana State Fair
Indianapolis country radio station WFMS (95.5) has announced that free country music concerts will once again be held nightly on the WFMS Free Stage, Aug. 7-21, at the 2009 Indiana State Fair. Check out this year's lineup.

2013 Indy Parks Free Outdoor Concerts Schedule
Summer has arrived and there's nothing like taking in the sights and sounds of the season with an outdoor concert. Indy Parks offered a myriad of entertainment in their parks across the city. Make plans to attend a few this summer!

2013 Old National Centre Concert Schedule
The Old National Centre is one of downtown Indianapolis' oldest concert venues. Completely renovated, the venue hosts some of the biggest concerts of the year. Check out the 2013 summer concert lineup!

2013 Old National Centre Concert Schedule
The Old National Centre is one of downtown Indianapolis' oldest concert venues. Completely renovated, the venue hosts some of the biggest concerts of the year. Check out the 2013 summer concert lineup!

2013 July 4th Celebrations
Independence Day 2013 is going out with a bang! Find out where the best firework displays and events are taking place throughout Indianapolis.

Georgia Street Hosts Friday Night Block Parties
Take advantage of the beautiful summer weather and enjoy free concerts and events on the Georgia Street Boardwalk all summer long!

2013 Bankers Life Fieldhouse Summer Concert Schedule
Bankers Life Fieldhouse hosts some of the biggest events in the city. The Pacers and the Fever both call it home and the venue is known for hosting the biggest concerts of the year. This summer, the concert lineup features some of the biggest names in the industry. Check it out!

2013 July 4th Celebrations
Independence Day 2013 is going out with a bang! Find out where the best firework displays and events are taking place throughout Indianapolis.

2013 Summer Concerts at the Lawn at White River State Park
The Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn at White River State Park is one of the hottest spots for outdoor concerts in downtown Indianapolis. Check out the exciting 2013 summer concert lineup!

2013 Summer Concerts at the Lawn at White River State Park
The Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn at White River State Park is one of the hottest spots for outdoor concerts in downtown Indianapolis. Check out the exciting 2013 summer concert lineup!

2013 Indy Parks Free Outdoor Concerts Schedule
Summer has arrived and there's nothing like taking in the sights and sounds of the season with an outdoor concert. Indy Parks offered a myriad of entertainment in their parks across the city. Make plans to attend a few this summer!

2013 Summer Concerts at the Lawn at White River State Park
The Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn at White River State Park is one of the hottest spots for outdoor concerts in downtown Indianapolis. Check out the exciting 2013 summer concert lineup!

2013 Indianapolis City Market Summer Concert Schedule
Enjoy live music while shopping at the Indianapolis City Market various Wednesdays throughout the summer. See complete schedule here.

2013 Indianapolis 500 Events
The Indianapolis 500 is a huge event that draws in hundreds of thousands of spectators each year. This year, the events are hotter than ever. If you're looking for event information, look no further!

2013 Father's Day Restaurant Specials
Want to do something different for Father's Day? Why not treat Dad to a great meal out and take the guesswork out of planning Father's Day events!

May 2013 Calendar of Events
May is an exciting month in Indianapolis with the Indianapolis 500, as well as many more events. Find out what tops the list of things to do this month!

Summer 2013 Family Movie Deals
Looking for an inexpensive way to beat the heat this summer? Check out these theaters which offer special discounted family movies at a fraction of the original cost!

2013 Indianapolis 500 Events
The Indianapolis 500 is a huge event that draws in hundreds of thousands of spectators each year. This year, the events are hotter than ever. If you're looking for event information, look no further!

2013 Children's Summer Programs and Day Camps
Summer has arrived, the kids are out of school and it's time to figure out what to do with them! These special programs and day camps offer a variety of choices. There's something for everyone!

2013 Children's Summer Programs and Day Camps
Summer has arrived, the kids are out of school and it's time to figure out what to do with them! These special programs and day camps offer a variety of choices. There's something for everyone!

May 2013 Calendar of Events
May is an exciting month in Indianapolis with the Indianapolis 500, as well as many more events. Find out what tops the list of things to do this month!

The Indianapolis Zoo
A world-class facility, The Indianapolis Zoo organizes its residents into five biomes, or living habitats. Visit the popular Meerkat exhibit in the Deserts biome, take in a dolphin show in the Oceans biome, or get up-close and personal in Encounters. There's always something new to see and do at the zoo.

Soldiers and Sailors Monument
The Soldiers and Sailors Monument on Monument Circle, downtown Indianapolis, honors Indiana's fallen Civil War heroes. Visitors can view the city from the top of the 285-foot-tall monument, or visit the Colonel Eli Lilly Civil War Museum inside. Hours are 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Wed-Sun; phone (317) 232-7615.

The Indiana War Memorial Plaza Historic District
The Indiana War Memorial Plaza Historic District consists of 24 acres of parks, museums, monuments, statues, sculptures, and fountains in downtown Indianapolis, making Indy second only to Washington D.C. in acreage and number of monuments dedicated to veterans. The plaza is also the national headquarters of the American Legion.

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Home of the Indianapolis 500,the Brickyard 400, and, this year, the Red Bull Indianapolis GP motorcycle race, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is considered the racing capital of the world. On the racetrack grounds is the Hall of Fame Museum dedicated to automobiles and auto racing.

Indiana State Library
The Indiana State Library was established in 1825 to accommodate the research needs of Indiana's legislators, and has since grown to meet the needs of all Indiana citizens today. The library is responsible for collecting and preserving all types of information and data about the state of Indiana, including genealogical information for those interested in tracing their family's history.

October 2013 Indianapolis Fall Festivals
October is a beautiful time in Indiana. The leaves are turning and the weather is perfect for sipping apple cider. It's also a perfect time for fall festivals and Indianapolis has a lot to offer. Enjoy these festivals for the month of October 2013.

October 2013 Calendar of Events
Looking for something fun to do in Indianapolis this month? Take in a play, dance performance or a great concert! In addition to all the Halloween events happening this month, there are a lot of other great events!

Indianapolis Area Haunted Houses
Ready to be frightened? These top Indianapolis haunted houses will leave you shaking in your boots!

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