WEEKEND GUIDE with TERRI STACY

Advertisement

Weekend Guide

Blog > Weekend Guide > WEEKEND GUIDE with TERRI STACY

WEEKEND GUIDE with TERRI STACY

FRIDAY, Oct. 18th

 

28th HEARTLAND INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

10am|Various Locations

An 11-day celebration of independent films.  More 200 films, red-carpet premieres, parties and screenings across Indianapolis.  Click HERE for the complete schedule.

 

 

“HOTEL OF SPELLS” HAUNTED HOUSE

10am|Indianapolis Children’s Museum

This is the Children’s Museum Guild’s 56th annual haunted house!  Two haunted options…”Lights-on” for those who scare easily and “Frightening” hours for those who are ready to be scared!  Goes through Oct. 31st.    Requires additional ticket.

 

 

38th ANNUAL HALLOWEEN ZOOBOO

2pm|Indianapolis Zoo

Activities run Thursday through Sunday.  Be sure to check out “Pumpkin Town”, “Broomstick Alley”, the “Round-Go-Merry” and the Spooktacular Train Ride!  Included with Zoo Admission.

 

GHOST TALES OF THE CIVIL WAR

6pm|Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site

Are you ready to brave the spiritual turmoil to understand why the spirits of the Blue and Gray are intent on occupying the Presidential site?  $14.95-$17.95.  6 shows daily.  Additional dates available.

 

 

HEADLESS HORSEMAN FESTIVAL

6pm|Conner Prairie

An October tradition!  Lots of activities during the festival, but the star of the show is the Headless Horseman that chases you down while you’re on the haunted hayride!  Oct. 19-20, 24-27.

 

 

CHILLING CHATHAM ARCH-LOCKERBIE GHOST WALK

7pm|Athenaeum Theatre

Learn about the murder of Dr. Helen Knabe and the hauntings of James Whitcomb Riley and Old St. Joe. Tour lasts 1:45-2 hours.  No children under 8.  $15-$18.  Reservations required.

 

 

“MAMMA MIA!”

7pm|Civic Theatre

Everybody loves this story, set to the music of ABBA.  Through Oct. 19.  Tickets start at $51.

 

AND SO WE WALKED: AN ARTIST’S JOURNEY ALONG THE TRAIL OF TEARS

7:30pm|IRT

Cherokee actor & artist DeLanna Studi explores her personal and cultural identity while traveling the “Trail of Tears” with her father and her family spirits.  $22-$80.  Goes through Nov. 10th

 

 

INDY BARD FEST

7:30pm|IndyFringe Theatre – Basile Theatre

Live performance of William Shakespeare’s “HAMLET”.   This is one of 26 Shakespeare performances through Oct. 20th, and Oct. 24-27.  Show times and locations vary.

 

 

JEREMY PIVEN LIVE!

7:30 & 10pm|Helium Comedy Club

Three-time Emmy Award winner Jeremy Piven is best known as movie agent “Ari Gold” in the hit HBO series ENTOURAGE, which aired for 8 seasons.  2 Shows on Saturday – 7:30 & 10pm. 

 

 

WWE FRIDAY NIGHT SMACKDOWN LIVE

7:45pm|Bankers Life Fieldhouse

Friday Night Smackdown comes to Indy for the first time!  See Roman Reins vs Erick Rowan.  Charlotte Flair vs Bayley and more.  Tickets start at $20.

 

 

 

SATURDAY, Oct. 19th

 

COATS FOR KIDS

8am|Indiana State Fairgrounds

Children from across Central Indiana can stop by and pick out a warm coat, scarf, hat and gloves thanks to the generosity of Hoosiers.  Children must be accompanied by an adult.  Goes until 2pm.

 

 

28th HEARTLAND INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

10am|Various Locations

An 11-day celebration of independent films.  More 200 films, red-carpet premieres, parties and screenings across Indianapolis.  Click HERE for the complete schedule.

 

 

“HOTEL OF SPELLS” HAUNTED HOUSE

10am|Indianapolis Children’s Museum

This is the Children’s Museum Guild’s 56th annual haunted house!  Two haunted options…”Lights-on” for those who scare easily and “Frightening” hours for those who are ready to be scared!  Goes through Oct. 31st.    Requires additional ticket.

 

 

LARK RANCH FALL FESTIVAL

Noon|Lark Ranch in Greenfield

So much fun for the entire family!  Farm animals, kids zipline, hayrides, slide mountain, train rides and of course…a pumpkin patch!  You’ll love this place!  They’ve got a corn cannon!  $10-$12.

 

 

AND SO WE WALKED: AN ARTIST’S JOURNEY ALONG THE TRAIL OF TEARS

1 & 5pm|IRT

Cherokee actor & artist DeLanna Studi explores her personal and cultural identity while traveling the “Trail of Tears” with her father and her family spirits.  $22-$80.  Goes through Nov. 10th

 

38th ANNUAL HALLOWEEN ZOOBOO

2pm|Indianapolis Zoo

Activities run Thursday through Sunday.  Be sure to check out “Pumpkin Town”, “Broomstick Alley”, the “Round-Go-Merry” and the Spooktacular Train Ride!  Included with Zoo Admission. 

 

 

“TRUNK OR TREAT” WITH THE INDIANA STATE POLICE

3pm|Indiana State Police Museum

This is a good one!  Troopers and local police officers will be giving out candy from the trunks of their cars to all children in costume.  Games and crafts.  Come early!  Their supply of treats is limited!

 

 

GHOST TALES OF THE CIVIL WAR

6pm|Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site

Are you ready to brave the spiritual turmoil to understand why the spirits of the Blue and Gray are intent on occupying the Presidential site?  $14.95-$17.95.  6 shows daily.  Additional dates available.

 

 

HEADLESS HORSEMAN FESTIVAL

6pm|Conner Prairie

An October tradition!  Lots of activities during the festival, but the star of the show is the Headless Horseman that chases you down while you’re on the haunted hayride!  Oct. 20, 24-27.

 

 

HAUNTED INDIANAPOLIS DOWNTOWN GHOST WALK

7pm|Monument Circle

Visit haunted theatres, businesses and other areas where spooky things have happened.  Tour lasts 2 hours.  $15-$18.  No children under 8.  Reservations required.

 

 

JEREMY PIVEN LIVE!

7:30 & 10pm|Helium Comedy Club

Three-time Emmy Award winner Jeremy Piven is best known as movie agent “Ari Gold” in the hit HBO series ENTOURAGE, which aired for 8 seasons. 

 

 

THE PURPLE XPERIENCE PRINCE TRIBUTE

8pm|The Palladium in Carmel

An event to support Angels & Doves Nationwide Anti-Bullying Program.  Featuring the only licensed Prince Tribute Band.  VIP entry at 6:30pm, Concert at 8pm.  $95-$295.

 

 

WIZARD FEST

8:30pm|Old National Centre

“A Pop Up Wizarding Experience!”  A Harry Potter party for one and all.  $12 - $50 for a 4 pack.

 

 

SUNDAY, Oct. 20th

 

“HOTEL OF SPELLS” HAUNTED HOUSE

11am|Indianapolis Children’s Museum

This is the Children’s Museum Guild’s 56th annual haunted house!  Two haunted options…”Lights-on” for those who scare easily and “Frightening” hours for those who are ready to be scared!  Goes through Oct. 31st.    Requires additional ticket.

 

28th HEARTLAND INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

Noon|Various Locations

FINAL DAY of the 11-day celebration of independent films.  More 200 films, red-carpet premieres, parties and screenings across Indianapolis.  Click HERE for the complete schedule.

 

 

HOUSTON TEXANS vs INDIANAPOLIS COLTS

1pm|Lucas Oil Stadium

Stop by Georgia Street on your way to the game for the “Bud Light Tailgate” beginning at 10am.  Food, live entertainment, games and $3 Bud Lights!

 

 

INDY BARD FEST

1pm|IndyFringe Theatre – Basile Theatre

Live performance of William Shakespeare’s “HAMLET”.   This is one of 26 Shakespeare performances through Oct. 24-27.  Show times and locations vary.

 

 

38th ANNUAL HALLOWEEN ZOOBOO

2pm|Indianapolis Zoo

Activities run Thursday through Sunday.  Be sure to check out “Pumpkin Town”, “Broomstick Alley”, the “Round-Go-Merry” and the Spooktacular Train Ride!  Included with Zoo Admission.

 

 

HEADLESS HORSEMAN FESTIVAL

6pm|Conner Prairie

An October tradition!  Lots of activities during the festival, but the star of the show is the Headless Horseman that chases you down while you’re on the haunted hayride!  Oct. 24-27.

Weekend Guide
FRIDAY, Nov. 22nd FESTIVAL OF TREES 10am|Indiana History Center Get into the holiday spirit with 92 gorgeous trees...
Weekend Guide
FRIDAY, Nov. 15th FESTIVAL OF TREES 10am|Indiana History Center Get into the holiday spirit with 92 gorgeous trees...