WEEKEND GUIDE WITH TERRI STACY
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FRIDAY, Mar. 2nd
NOON|Bankers Life Fieldhouse
This is the 21st time that The Big Ten Women’s Conference BB Tournament will take place in Indy. All 14 Teams from the Big Ten Conference will be here to battle it out and claim the conference tournament title. Today’s times: Noon, 2:30, 6:30 & 9pm. The games go through Sunday at 7pm. Single Session Tix start at $8.
5pm|Ivy Tech Culinary & Conference Center
Local culinary students compete for your vote! Live entertainment, cash bar and great food in a relaxed atmosphere. Proceeds benefit Westminster Neighborhood Services. $20.
7:15pm & 9:45pm|Morty’s Comedy Joint
He started doing standup at the age of 15 in NYC. Shortly after, he became known as “the Comedian’s Comedian”. He’s appeared in countless films, and he’s become one of the most recognized voice-over talents. He’ll also be appearing on Saturday night, same times.
— Gilbert Gottfried (@RealGilbert) February 27, 2018
SATURDAY, Mar. 3rd
47 Floors, 1054 steps! Every step you takes moves the American Lung Association forward in their fight for healthy lungs and clean air. Registration is still open.
9am|Indiana School for the Blind and Visually Impaired/The Greenhouse
Last day for this “hidden treasure”! Fantastic prices on succulents, hanging baskets, scented geraniums and student artwork. You can tell these plants have been taken care of with a lot of TLC from the students. The Greenhouse accepts cash or checks only!
Opening weekend! Experience Hollywood in the heartland, as you take a peek behind the scenes of your favorite Westerns while exploring their cultural impact. See costumes, props, memorabilia, paintings and film classics.
Experience The Reel West in #Indy. This new exhibit will let you explore how Hollywood films have shaped our understanding of the American West. #EJTheReelWest opens at the @EiteljorgMuseum March 3rd. Learn more: https://t.co/W9T5AePJk7. #Indy pic.twitter.com/WBaQSV7jiq
— White River State Park🌿 (@WhiteRiverStPrk) February 22, 2018
10:30am|Johnson County Public Library – Franklin
Teens, boys and girls can find FREE prom dresses & Tuxes today and tomorrow thanks to “Project Prom”. Stop by and take a look! Shoes and accessories too. If you find something, take it home for free! No appointments or registration needed. Sunday’s Hours – 1-3pm.
5:30pm|Indiana Grand Racing Casino – Shelbyville
This is Helping Hands for Freedom’s biggest fundraiser. Featuring comedian Greg Hand, entertainment, fantastic auction items and their annual “Wounded Warrior of the Year” presentation. Help them continue their mission of aiding families of the fallen, wounded and deployed.
6pm|Indiana State Fairgrounds Grand Hall
Casual Beach Attire ONLY! Dinner, live entertainment from The Tempos and an interactive auction. The night benefits Morning Light, and The Abbie Hunt Bryce Home, the only residence of its type in the Midwest that provides free living accommodations for hospice patients who have no other place to live.
7:30pm|Chatham Arch Neighborhood
An interesting walk for adults and kids around one of the most interesting areas of Indianapolis. Led by Historic Indiana Ghost Walks and Tours, you’ll hear scary stories about Dr. Helene Knabe, Lady Bettina, Cockroach Row and Jolly Werner.
SUNDAY, Mar. 4th
11am|20+ Downtown Indy Restaurants
LAST DAY to enjoy lunch and/or dinner at special prices, from one of the participating restaurants. Ask your server for the “Savor Downtown Indy Menu”, no coupon necessary.
6pm|Indiana Roof Ballroom
A fun way to enjoy the Academy Awards and support the United Way! Enjoy games, music, and themed activities at the Beauty and the Beast themed gala. Then enjoy a 3-course dinner while watching the Oscars telecast. $75.
Don't miss out on our #Oscars2018 viewing party Red Carpet Gala! Tickets are going fast -- get yours now so you don't miss out on this epic party the helps fund @uwci education programs. Tickets here: https://t.co/tWRjsnwCnt #Education #UWCI #RCG2018 pic.twitter.com/SfQpZDfnfK
— United Way of Cen IN (@uwci) February 8, 2018