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WEEKEND GUIDE WITH TERRI STACY

FRIDAY – Aug. 17th

 

162nd  INDIANA STATE FAIR 

8am|Indiana State Fairgrounds

The last weekend of the State Fair!  Today is Indiana Donor Network Day, and Closing Ceremonies for the Habitat For Humanity Build.  Experience a single ring “big top” circus today with 3 free shows, located on the north side of the fairgrounds.   $13 Gen. Admission.

 

 

 

15th ANNUAL INDIANAPOLIS THEATRE FRINGE FESTIVAL

8am|Venues in the Mass Ave Cultural District

Over 380 one-hour shows through Aug. 26th.  Six shows daily.  Local, National and International shows…Every imaginable genre of live theatre:  Comedy, Drama, Dance, Cabaret, Music and Musicals too. 


 

 

 

LPGA INDY WOMEN IN TECH CHAMPIONSHIP

8am|Brickyard Crossing Golf Course

A full field of 144 players competing for a $2 million purse!  Seven of the top 10 players in the Rolex Women’s World Golf Rankins will participate.  Today is Round 2, Saturday is Round 3 with the Final Round on Sunday.    Tickets start at $17.

 

 

 

INDY RAMA OPEN HOUSES IN DOWNTOWN INDY

10am|Downtown Indy

Tour six fully decorated new homes in downtown Indy this weekend!  1st stop, Central State with stops in Fountain Square, Windsor Park, Kennedy-King, Old Northside, and Herron Morton Place.  Tours are from 10am to 6pm each day.  $12 online, $15 at the door.  Under 12 FREE!

 

 

 

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. 

 

 

 

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS TRAINING CAMP

Noon|Grand Park in Westfield

Joint practice with the Baltimore Ravens.  Practice is from 1:30pm – 3:30pm.  FREE Admission, but a ticket is required.  Click HERE for info.  Colts City open from Noon - 4pm.  Clear Bag policy!  Colts Camp goes through Saturday.

 

 

 

ST. THOMAS AQUINAS PARISH “SAUSAGE FEST”

6pm|St. Thomas Aquinas Parish

Friday and Saturday!   Sausage from L.E. Kincaid & Sons, plenty of food vendors, children’s activities, and a teen area.  Sun King Beer and a wine garden.  Goes until midnight.  Saturday: 5:30pm to Midnight.

 

 

 

KROGER SYMPHONY ON THE PRAIRIE:  “ABBA:  THE CONCERT”

8pm|Conner Prairie Amphitheatre

Huge fan favorite!  The show returns to perform the best hits ABBA, including “SOS”, “Dancing Queen,” “Mamma Mia” and more!   “ABBA:  The Concert” is said to be 4 of the world’s most accurate, authentic, and experienced ABBA Tribute Artists!  $31 Adults.  $13 Child.   Friday & Saturday.

 

 

 

MOVIES IN THE PARK:  “KARATE KID”

8:45pm|Asa Bales Park in Westfield

Last movie of the summer!  Bring your lawn chairs and watch “Karate Kid” under the stars!  Free Admission with parking at Westfield High School, across the street from the park.  Movie starts at sunset.

 

 

 

 

 

SATURDAY, Aug. 18th

 

162nd  INDIANA STATE FAIR 

8am|Indiana State Fairgrounds

The last weekend of the State Fair!  Today is “Educator Appreciation Day” with the Demolition Derby at 6pm.  $5.  Experience a single ring “big top” circus today with 3 free shows, located on the north side of the fairgrounds.   $13 Gen. Admission.

 

 

 

LPGA INDY WOMEN IN TECH CHAMPIONSHIP

8am|Brickyard Crossing Golf Course

A full field of 144 players competing for a $2 million purse!  Seven of the top 10 players in the Rolex Women’s World Golf Rankins will participate.  Today is Round 3, with the Final Round on Sunday.    Tickets start at $17.

 

 

 

CUMBERLAND ARTS FESTIVAL

9am|Cumberland

Known as “Cumberland Arts Goes To Market”, you’ll find arts, crafts, fresh produce, silent auction, entertainment and lots of vendors!  Goes until 4pm.

 

 

10th ANNUAL WAMMfest

11am|Craig Park in Greenwood

Savor the delicious wines!  Check out the unique artwork!  Music from every genre, and sample beer from 8 local breweries.   A fundraiser for Sertoma of Greenwood.  $15  Goes until 8pm.


 

 

 

BABY GOT BRUNCH

11:30am|Pan Am Pavilion

This event benefits the Patachou Foundation and offers an open bar including bottomless mimosas, a build your own bloody mary bar, and all the food samples you can handle!   21+ ONLY!  VIP tickets are $75 and get you in at 10am.  GA tickets - $50. 

 

 

 

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS TRAINING CAMP  (Last Day)

Noon|Grand Park in Westfield

It’s your last chance to watch the Colts at Training Camp!  Today is another Joint practice with the Baltimore Ravens.  Practice is from 1:30pm – 3:30pm.  FREE Admission, but a ticket is required.  Click HERE for info.  Colts City open from Noon - 4pm.  Clear Bag policy! 

 

 

 

CHICAGO SKY vs. INDIANA FEVER

4pm|Bankers Life Fieldhouse

This is the last regular season home game and Fan Appreciation night at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.   Plus it’s a Saturday, so that means kids eat FREE!  The First 1,000 fans 14 and under receive a free hot dog, chips and drink, plus the chance to shoot a free throw after the game. Tix start at $13.

 

 

 

ROD STEWART WITH SPECIAL GUEST:  CYNDI LAUPER

7:30pm|Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center

THIS will be a GREAT show!  The North American Tour has received fantastic reviews.  The show is said to be one big party from start to finish!  Tickets start at $21.

 

 

 

JENNIE DEVOE LIVE at LATE NIGHT ON MAIN

9pm|Main Street in Carmel

Have some dinner and then join your friends on the 1st block east of Rangeline for a FREE night of music by Jennie DeVoe!  Some of the shops and galleries will stay open late too!  Goes until midnight.

 

 

 

 

SUNDAY – Aug. 19th

 

162nd  INDIANA STATE FAIR  (Last Day)

8am|Indiana State Fairgrounds

Today is the Final Day of the State Fair with the Demolition Derby at 4:30pm.  $5.  Experience a single ring “big top” circus today with 3 free shows, located on the north side of the fairgrounds.   $13 Gen. Admission.

 

 

 

15th ANNUAL INDIANAPOLIS THEATRE FRINGE FESTIVAL

8am|Venues in the Mass Ave Cultural District

Over 380 one-hour shows through Aug. 26th.  Six shows daily.  Local, National and International shows…Every imaginable genre of live theatre:  Comedy, Drama, Dance, Cabaret, Music and Musicals too. 

 

 

 

LPGA INDY WOMEN IN TECH CHAMPIONSHIP (Finals)

8am|Brickyard Crossing Golf Course

A full field of 144 players competing for a $2 million purse!  Seven of the top 10 players in the Rolex Women’s World Golf Rankins will participate.  FINAL Round TODAY!  Tickets start at $17.

 

 

 

BLUEPRINTS, BUILDINGS & BREWS – UGLY DUCKLINGS

Noon|Downtown Indy

Join our friends at the Indiana Historical Society for an afternoon of fun on the Pickled Peddler!  You’ll move around downtown on a “Peddle Bar”, experiencing architecture like never before!  You’ll hear stories about downtown buildings, play games, and make beer stops!  Tours depart at Noon & 3pm.

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