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WEEKEND GUIDE WITH TERRI STACY

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FRIDAY, Jan. 5th

 

“FORAGING, FURS & FUN”

10am|Conner Prairie

Find out how Indiana settlers survived through winters of the past at this INDOOR experience.  Today is opening day!  Hear from a fur trader, try pickling your own food, and forage with a Civil War Soldier.  Lunch is available.  Goes through Jan. 7th.

 

 

JINGLE RAILS:  THE GREAT WESTERN ADVENTURE

10am|Eiteljorg Museum

The wildly popular holiday exhibit is back!  Nine working model trains travel around local and national landmarks.  More than 1,200 feet of track!   It’s fantastic and you’ll have plenty of time to see it because it goes through Jan. 15th.

 

 

LAST WEEKEND FOR  “CELEBRATION CROSSING”!

10am|Indiana State Museum

Last call to gather the family to take a ride on the Santa Clause Express train…and have lunch at the LS Ayres Tearoom…a long time Hoosier family tradition.  Free with admission to the Museum. Goes thru Sunday.

 

THE ELVIS TRIBUTE ARTIST SPECTACULAR

8pm|The Center for The Performing Arts – Carmel

The ELVIS TRIBUTE ARTIST SPECTACULAR Birthday Edition is a decade by decade tribute concert celebrating the music of Elvis Presley.   Starring Shawn Klush, Cody Ray Slaughter, Ryan Pelton and Dean Z.    Special Guests, The Sweet Inspirations and former member of the Stamps Quartet, Donnie Summer, Bill Blaize, Ed Hill and Larry Strickland.

 

 

 

 

SATURDAY, Jan. 6th

 

FINAL WEEKEND FOR “JOLLY DAYS WINTER WONDERLAND”

10am|The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis

Young and old alike, LOVE “Jolly Days Winter Wonderland” because you can ice skate in your socks, visit with Santa, see Jingles the Holly Bear, have a snowball fight, and take your turn on the two story Yule Slide!  Goes through Sunday.

 

 

LAST DAY FOR THE “6th ANNUAL “FESTIVAL OF TREES”

10am|Eugene & Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center

This is your last chance to see 80 gorgeous holiday themed trees, and a 30 foot “show-stopper” in Eli Lilly Hall!

 

 

FREE YOGA IN THE PARK!

10am|Holliday Park

Start your hear off with FREE Yoga!  Beginners welcome, just bring your own mat or towel.  First 5 participants in the door get a FREE gift.  Karen Powell, registered Yoga Instructor will be your teacher!

 

 

INDY RV EXPO

10am|Indiana State Fairgrounds West Pavilion

Opening Day!  120,000 Sq. Ft. of RV’s!  Compare prices of different models and top brands all under one roof.  Special show rates, and on the spot financing with factory incentives.  Mon. – Fri. buy one ticket, get one FREE, no coupon required.   Show goes thru Jan. 14th.

 

 

INDIANAPOLIS BRIDE EXPO PREVIEW NIGHT

4pm|Indiana State Fairgrounds Ag-Hort Building

Tonight is “bring your date night” to get a preview of the Sunday show.  Enjoy catering and beverage samples and live music…all while getting a start on your wedding plans.   Sunday’s Show begins at Noon.

 

CHICAGO BULLS v INDIANA PACERS

7pm|Bankers Life Fieldhouse

Looking for something fun to do with the family, or a date after the craziness of the holidays, check out the Pacers!  Good seats still available for tonight’s game against the Bulls.

 

 

 

 

SUNDAY, Jan. 7th

 

INDIANAPOLIS BRIDE EXPO

11am|Indiana State Fairgrounds Ag-Hort Building

VIP Hour begins at 11am, while General Admission begins at Noon.   Over 100 of the area’s top wedding professionals, all ready to help you with your special day.   The fashion show begins at 2pm.  Sample menus available for tasting!  Cakes, flowers, and lots of prizes and giveaways!

 

 

INAUGURAL WINTERLIGHTS HOLIDAY LIGHT EXHIBIT – FINAL NIGHT!

5pm|The Garden at Newfields

If you’re just not ready to put away the holiday spirit…tonight will be your last opportunity to stroll The Garden and see the glow of a million holiday lights!

 

 

INDIANA CHINESE LANTERN FESTIVAL – FINAL NIGHT!

5:30pm|Indiana State Fairgrounds – Centennial Hall

Last chance to see the beautiful 33 sets of artist designed, handmade giant lantern displays!  Food and other cultural activities, along with stage performances.  $10 - $15 admission.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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