WEEKEND GUIDE WITH TERRI STACY
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FRIDAY – SEPT. 29
9am|Grand Park Event Center in Westfield
TODAY & TOMORROW! Indiana’s largest kids consignment sale! This is where Indy’s smart, and savvy moms shop! Cash, Visa, Master Card and American Express accepted. All sales are final!
9am|Waterman’s Family Farm
Weekends thru Oct. 31st. Today, is “Home School Day” and the famous Bill Bailey is here to entertain, bringing tons of instruments to have kids make their own music. Hayrides, Pony Rides, Mazes, Food and Music, plus…the very popular Pumpkin-Eating Dinosaur! This year’s festival is bigger and better than ever!
SATURDAY – SEPT. 30th
The 13th largest women’s half marathon in the country takes to the streets in Indy with over 2,000 runners! It’s the largest “women’s only” running event in Indiana and women from more than 35 states come to Indy for this one, including a few Olympic qualifiers!
— Indy Women's Half (@IndyWomensHalf) December 28, 2016
9am|Ft. Harrison State Park
Big fundraiser for “KIDS’ VOICE” which advocates for and deters abused, neglected and endangered kids in Marion County. Your participation ensures that Kids’ Voice can continue to advocate for the best interest of the kids in the Marion County Court System.
It’s Opening Day and the festival goes through Oct. 31st. Hayrides, farm animals…ride the pumpkin train and the zipline! Good food and rubber ducky races! $5 parking fee excluding Mondays. Most activities require tickets that can be purchased at the info booth.
10am|Indy South Greenwood Airport
It’s “Airport Day”, so bring the family and enjoy the day at Indy South Greenwood Airport! FREE Flights for kids 8-17 yrs. old. Planes on display and food available. Check the website for flight reservations.
11am|New Wineskin Ministries
Fantastic food from all over the world, cultural booths and entertainment. Plenty to fun for the kids and a free health fair! $15 at the door.
11am|Indianapolis Museum of Art
If you love history, you’ll love this exhibit! “On the Flip Side” features the backs of paintings where you’ll find interesting details about their composition, condition and history.
3pm|Hamilton Town Center
FREE Admission for the Inaugural Hamilton Harvest Fest! A full day with music from The Flying Toasters, and The Blue River Band. A carnival for the kids, and beer for the adults. Giant pumpkin carving, cupcake decorating, and shop local at Indiana Originals “mini market”.
— Hamilton Town Center (@ShopHamiltonTC) September 24, 2017
4pm|Pan Am Plaza
Hand crafted beers…a nice selection of wines and delicious food from some of Indy’s best restaurants! Dance the evening away with live entertainment and HotBox Pizza, the presenters of FestivALE, guarantee you won’t go away thirsty! $75 VIP Tix get you in at 4pm with exclusive samples. $55 General admission doors open at 5pm.
7PM|JW MARRIOTT HOTEL
Christamore Fight Night is back! A night of great food, fun and amateur boxing bouts, featuring clubs from around the Midwest, including the historic Christamore House Boxing Program, World Beaters! Cocktail attire please! Tickets start at $125.
SUNDAY – OCT. 1st
Noon|JW MARRIOTT – Downtown Indianapolis
More than 200 of Indiana’s most respected wedding professional, featuring the latest wedding trends. The first 200 couples receive tote bags filled with gifts from the vendors. Complimentary Hors d’oeuvres, cake samples and desserts! SIGN UP at www.pwg.com for your chance to win pre-show giveaways. $10 at the door or USE CODE: SHOW for FREE admission!
1pm|Ft. Harrison State Park
Bob Glaze, aka “Cowboy Bob”…a central Indiana television legend, loved animals. You can honor his memory during a fundraising dog walk at beautiful Ft. Harrison State Park. Proceeds from the walk will support the Ft. Harrison State Park Dog Park and other dog-friendly initiatives. Choose a 1-mile or 5K walk. $30 per person, which includes 1 dog. Additional dogs cost $10 per dog. Click HERE to register.