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WEEKEND GUIDE WITH TERRI STACY

FRIDAY, Aug. 10th

 

162nd  INDIANA STATE FAIR 

8am|Indiana State Fairgrounds

Today Sarah Kaufmann “The Cheese Lady”, unveils her Cheese Sculpture at Noon, and Hanson performs on the Free Stage at 7:30pm.   This year, you’ll be able to experience a single ring “big top” circus every day with 3 free shows daily, located on the north side of the fairgrounds.   $13 Gen. Admission.

 

 

DCI DRUM & BUGLE CORPS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

8am|Lucas Oil Stadium

Day 2 of a celebration of the world’s most elite marching music ensembles.  40 drum and bugle corps are ready to compete and perform on the field at Lucas Oil Stadium.  First Corp steps off at 9am.  Click HERE for Tickets.  $29 - $59 

 

 

“JUST BETWEEN FRIENDS” ALL SEASON CONSIGNMENT SALE

9am|Hamilton County 4H Fairgrounds - Noblesville

Friday & Saturday!  This is a huge sale!  Rows and rows of clothes for all ages, shoes, toys, furniture, luggage, dishware and more!  25% of items without a “star”.  Saturday:  50% off  items without a “star”.  FREE admission.  Goes until 7pm.  Saturday:  9am to 3pm.

 

 

FOOD TRUCK FRIDAY

11am|Georgia Street

Downtown Indy’s Food Truck Friday on the Georgia Street Boardwalk is a great place to meet friends for lunch!  The food trucks vary weekly.  Click HERE to see Friday’s line up. 

 

 

BROAD RIPPLE CARNIVAL

5pm|Broad Ripple Park

Day 2 of the 4 day carnival with rides, games, plenty of food and drink and live entertainment.  Visit the beer garden and check out the history exhibit.  FREE admission.  Sat 12-9pm, Sun 12-7pm.


 

 

 

GREENFIELD “CHOCOLATE WALK”

5pm|Greenfield Chamber of Commerce

Chocolate lovers…this is a good one!  Pick up your map & punch card from the Greenfield Chamber of Commerce, then take a walk to sample more than 20 kinds of chocolate!  $15.  Goes until 9pm.

 

 

 

MOVIES IN THE PARK – “BLACK PANTHER

7pm|Garfield Park

Bring your lawn chairs and blankets for a screening of the film “Black Panther”.  The evening kicks off with music by Clint Breeze and The Groove.  Movie starts at 9pm.  FREE admission!  Part of Indy Parks and Recreation 2018 Summer Concert Series.

 

 

 

JEFF BECK & PAUL RODGERS LIVE!

7pm|Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center

The “Stars Align” Tour makes a stop at Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center with a feature performance from Ann Wilson of “Heart”.  Tickets start at $17.


 

 

SUMMER NIGHTS FILM SERIES – “PRETTY IN PINK”

7pm|Newfields

Watch the 1986 film “PRETTY IN PINK”,  under the stars!  Enjoy a picnic, music and activities, followed by the film which will start at dusk.  The film will be screened at the Fairbanks  Arts & Nature Park.  A shuttle will be available from Newfields.   Don’t forget your lawn chairs! 

 

 

 

PAWTUCKET RED SOX vs. INDIANAPOLIS INDIANS

7:15pm|Victory Field

Enjoy a pre-game concert by The Narrow in PNC Plaza, followed by an inspirational, faith based message from a member of the Tribe.  Stick around after the game for Friday Night Fireworks!

 

 

 

JOEL & VICTORIA OLSTEEN – “A NIGHT OF HOPE

7:30pm|Bankers Life Fieldhouse

Millions of people worldwide are inspired by Joel Olsteen’s weekly message on television and his books, which are New York Time’s bestsellers.  Joel and his wife Victoria are stopping by Indy for 1 night to share “A Night of Hope”.   Tickets start at $15.

 

 

 

 

SATURDAY, Aug. 11th

 

162nd  INDIANA STATE FAIR   (Hoosier Lottery Day)

8am|Indiana State Fairgrounds

Adults can pick up a FREE Hoosier Lottery Scratch-off Ticket during your visit!  Cheerleader Competition starts at 10am.  This year, you’ll be able to experience a single ring “big top” circus every day with 3 free shows daily, located on the north side of the fairgrounds.   $13 Gen. Admission.

 

 

30th ANNUAL INDY BRITISH MOTOR DAYS CAR SHOW

8am|Lions Park in Zionsville

Featuring Triumph, MG, Jaguar, Mini-Cooper, Austin Healey, Bentley, Lotus, Rolls Royce, De Lorean and more!  Car Staging begins at 8:30.  $10-$20 to show cars.  Spectators are FREE!  Rain or Shine. Goes until 3:30pm.

 

 

INAUGURAL DORMAN STREET BLOCK PARTY

Noon|400 Block of Dorman Street – Indy

Presented by Flat 12 Bierwerks & Goose the Market Meatery.  Celebrating summer with a BBQ Competition, 35+ Indiana Grown vendors, live music from the Heartland Blues Band, Local beer, lawn games and more.  All ages are welcome.  Goes until 6pm.

 

 

 

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS TRAINING CAMP

3:40pm|Grand Park in Westfield

Armed Forces Day!  Autograph sessions and military displays.  Practice is from 3:40pm – 5:20pm.  FREE Admission, but a ticket is required.  Click HERE for info.  Colts City open from 2-5pm.  Clear Bag policy!  Colts Camp goes through Aug. 18th.

 

 

 

“HOPS 4 HOPE”

4pm|Hancock County Fairgrounds – Greenfield

12 local craft brewers, appetizers, entertainment and more!  Benefits Hancock Hope House Homeless Shelter.   Goes until 7pm.  Click HERE for tickets.


 

 

 

SUMMER NIGHTS FILM SERIES – “BLAIR WITCH PROJECT”

7pm|Newfields

Watch the 1999 film “Blair Witch Project”,  under the stars!  Enjoy a picnic, music and activities, followed by the film which will start at dusk.  The film will be screened at the Fairbanks  Arts & Nature Park.  A shuttle will be available from Newfields.   Don’t forget your lawn chairs! 

 

 

 

PAWTUCKET RED SOX vs. INDIANAPOLIS INDIANS

7:05pm|Victory Field

DC Comics Super Hero Night!   Stop by the PNC Plaza to say hello to Batman and the Joker.  The first 1,500 kids 14 and under will receive a FREE cape!

 

 

 

CHICAGO and REO SPEEDWAGON LIVE!

7:30pm|Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center

This should be a fantastic show!  Chicago will perform their 2nd album Chicago II in its entirety for the first time ever on this tour.  REO Speedwagon says you’ll hear fan favorites for sure.  Tix start at $21.

 

 

“CLASSICAL MYSTERY TOUR: MUSIC OF THE BEATLES”

8pm|Conner Prairie

The “Classical Mystery Tour” is back with their annual performance at Symphony on the Prairie.  The night is a tribute to the Beatles hits with a celebration of the “White Album” the second half of the show.  This is a Premium Priced Concert - $37.   Kids under 12 - $13.


 

 

 

 

SUNDAY, Aug. 12th

 

162nd  INDIANA STATE FAIR   (Cancer Survivors Day)

8am|Indiana State Fairgrounds

Baton Twirling Contest begins a 10am.  For King & Country headlining the Christian Music Festival at 7:30pm.  This year, you’ll be able to experience a single ring “big top” circus every day with 3 free shows daily, located on the north side of the fairgrounds.   $13 Gen. Admission.

 

 

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS TRAINING CAMP

9am|Grand Park in Westfield

Practice is from 9am – 11am.  FREE Admission, but a ticket is required.  Click HERE for info.  Colts City open from  8am - Noon.  Clear Bag policy!  Colts Camp goes through Aug. 18th.

 

 

 

BROAD RIPPLE BREWPUB “HOODS & HOPS CAR SHOW

Noon|Broad Ripple Park

Coincides with the Broad Ripple Carnival.  Over 100 cars, plus craft beer!  FREE admission, goes until 4pm.

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