WEEKEND GUIDE with TERRI STACY
FRIDAY, April 12th
9am|White River Gardens
Each year the Zoo transforms the indoor garden into a warm tropical paradise so you can experience butterflies in a way you’ve never seen them before. See more than 40 species in the Hilbert Conservatory.
10am|Indiana State Museum
Visit the Fair or submit a project! Students are invited to propose solutions to global climate issues. Recycling, social awareness, urban farming, aquaculture and more. FREE for K-12 pre-registrants.
Are YOU ready for the Eco-Science Fair? Join us from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday at the #IndianaStateMuseum to learn about the latest, greatest and simplest ways to reduce, reuse, recycle and more! Plan your visit: https://t.co/EDDzT0tnrP pic.twitter.com/Xa7oQz578I
— Indiana State Museum (@IndianaMuseum) April 9, 2019
11am & 8pm|Hilbert Circle Theatre
He’s a two-time “Yuletide Celebration” host because Indy loves Ben Crawford! He’ll join the ISO for an afternoon of his favorite music and then return for an 8pm show.
5:30pm|Knights of Columbus
Play BINGO with and for the dogs! Indiana Canine Assistance Network invites you to their 2nd annual BINGO fundraiser with dinner and drinks, 10 games of BINGO, raffles, prizes and more! $50. Activities begin at 6:30.
8pm|Clowes Memorial Hall
Grammy Award winning saxophonist and Tony Award nominee Branford Marsalis is one of the most revered performers of his time. He’s also the leader of one of the finest jazz quartets today.
Enjoy a great night of jazz with Branford Marsalis and his quartet on Friday, April 12, at Clowes Memorial Hall! Bring all your friends, since you can get 2 tickets for the price of 1 with code SAXOPHONE! Get tickets at: https://t.co/CkVoTox7E9 pic.twitter.com/PrlQaIrpON
— Butler Arts Center (@ButlerArtsCtr) April 10, 2019
An original parody of the beloved television show. The ladies find themselves in situations never-before seen on TV. Apr. 19-20, and 26-27 at 8 and 10pm. $15.
SATURDAY, April 13th
9am|Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site
The only “egg roll” in town! Crafts, music photos with the Easter Bunny. Kids race to roll their wooden eggs through the grass. Rain, snow or sunshine! FREE for children & parents. Click HERE to register.
10am|Broad Ripple Park
Hosted by “Three Dog Bakery”. Bring your best 4-legged friend to sniff out treat filled Easter treats, including coupons for more free, fresh baked goodies. $5 – benefits ARPO – Alliance for Responsible Pet Ownership.
A celebration of tea, with an emphasis on the teas of Japan. “Tea” is their first attempt at incorporating art and nature into one guest experience. Thu-Sun during museum hours. Included with admission.
1pm|American Legion Mall
The Easter Egg Hunt begins at 2pm. Four different age groups up to 14. FREE hot dogs, chips, drinks, train rides and more! Check out IMPD’s police & SWAT vehicles.
Don’t miss #EasterEggstavaganza, Saturday April 13th, 1p - 4p at the American Legion Mall (700 N. Pennsylvania St). Free, fun, family event with food, games, activities, including Easter egg hunt, all for free thanks to our partners @hublerchevrolet! #RegisterToday pic.twitter.com/RzrrJUGmEi
— IMPD (@IMPDnews) April 2, 2019
6pm|Wheels of Wonder
The Warning Belles and Third Alarm take the track at Wheels of Wonder in the Southern Plaza Shopping Center on Indy’s south side. A roller derby doubleheader!
Opening weekend continues with “FIRST RESPONDERS NIGHT”. The first 1,500 kids 14 and under will get a “Fire Chief Hat”. Tickets start at $9.
7:30pm|Kuntz Soccer & Sports Complex
The kids get so many egg hunts…this one is for 21 and over only! Chocolates or tickets for prizes will be hidden in eggs all over the field. You’ll need to bring a flashlight! Food and drinks available for purchase. $15. Space is limited. Register HERE.
8pm|Hilbert Circle Theatre
He’s a two-time “Yuletide Celebration” host because Indy loves Ben Crawford! His career includes Broadway’s Shrek the Musical, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Big Fish and more. He’ll join the orchestra for an evening of his favorite music.
8pm|The Carmel Palladium
“The Ambassador of the Great American Songbook” teams up with the Carmel Symphony Orchestra. Saluting classic musicals with unforgettable songs made famous by Bing Crosby, Fred Astaire and other legendary performers. Tickets start at $35.
“It’s part of the realization of a dream to continue to engage the community in every way with these musical endeavors. Artistically, it’s a very fulfilling collaboration.” - @MichaelFeinstei
— The Center for the Performing Arts (@CPApresents) April 9, 2019
SUNDAY, April 14th
Noon|Indiana State Fairgrounds
Featuring a huge selection of professionals to help brides find dresses, honeymoon destinations, photographers, caterers and more. Bridal Fashion Shows, Live DJ’s, Bands and Dance Demos. $10.
1pm|Michael A. Carroll Stadium
It’s the first ever! Proceeds benefit Give Hope, and the Fight Poverty Chapter at IUPUI. No outside dogs please. $10. $15 VIP admission (includes meet & greet with corgis) $14 for corgi + 2 handlers.
Opening weekend continues with “KIDS EAT FREE SUNDAY”! Children 14 and under receive a voucher good for a hot dog, chips & bottle of water with the price of admission.
Game of Thrones is FINALLY BACK! Party starts at 7pm – Show starts at 9pm. Costume contest, prizes and giveaways all night. Medieval Drink Specials. NO COVER! FREE admission. 21+ only.
Next week! #GameOfThrones - Season Premiere Watch Party! Doors 7pm / Show 9pm / No Cover / Costume Contest / Prizes
— The Vogue Theatre (@TheVogue) April 7, 2019