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Do317 Lounge: Indy’s Hidden Music Venue

A city boasting intimate music venues isn’t something that rolls off the tongue when recommending Indianapolis to travelers. Quite frankly, Indianapolis isn’t even on the radar for many concertgoers when it comes to live music. Sure, downtown caters to large Read more >

Best Fireworks in Indiana? Downtown Indianapolis

In my opinion, the best place to be in central Indiana on July 4 at 10 pm is within a couple miles of Region’s Bank Tower in Downtown Indianapolis. Oh sure, there are fireworks around Geist, in Plainfield, or in Read more >

Indy Architects’ Home Tour September 22, 23 Gives Visitors Insight to New Architectural Designs

If you’ve ever wanted to see inside of some of the best-designed homes in Indianapolis, now’s your chance. The annual Indy Architects’ Home Tour happens from 1:00 – 5:00 pm, on September 22 – 23, 2012. This year’s self-guided tour will include Read more >

La Margarita in Indy’s Fountain Square Neighborhood

As a mom of a very picky eater, when we find a dish that our 3-year-old enjoys, we go with it. Because cheese quesadillas are on a very short list of acceptable food to my oldest, Mexican is often a go-to Read more >

Micro-Brewery Is a Welcome Addition to Indy’s Fountain Square

The occasion: Completion of a big project at work The desire: To celebrate The place: Fountain Square Brewing Co. I’d never been there before. You may not have either, since Fountain Square Brewing Co. just had it’s grand opening last Read more >

Fountain Square’s Rooftop Garden

I had the pleasure of living in the heart of downtown Indianapolis for about 7 years following college. I loved every minute of it–awesome restaurants just steps away from my front door, cultural attractions around every corner, and a walk-everywhere lifestyle. Read more >

Devouring Shelbi Street Cafe & Bistro

This post was written by a Butler University student about their experience at one of 40+ restaurants involved in Devour Downtown – a prix-fixe way to experience some of Indianapolis’ best downtown restaurants twice a year. Check out all the Read more >

Devour Downtown…BBQ Style at the Smokehouse on Shelby!

This post was written by a Butler University student about their experience at one of 40+ restaurants involved in Devour Downtown – a prix-fixe way to experience some of Indianapolis’ best downtown restaurants twice a year. Check out all the Read more >

The Birds: a NoExit Adaptation of a Classic

On Halloween, NoExit Performance Inc. put on an adaptation of Alfred Hitchcock’s The Birds at the Wheeler Arts Community, located in Fountain Square in downtown Indianapolis “NoExit is a collaborative group of artists who strive to provide provocative theatre and Read more >

Indy’s Fountain Square Full of Hidden Secrets

Living in Indianapolis the past three years, I haven’t spent a lot of time in Fountain Square on the southeast side of Indianapolis. I know people who go swing dancing there every other Friday night or play Duckpin Bowling at the Read more >