Check out our top 5 things to do this in Indianapolis this weekend!
Where: Indiana State Fairgrounds
When: November 13 – 17
Holiday Mart is a multi-day holiday shopping event that provides attendees with access to specialty retailers offering unique home goods, holiday gifts, fashion and more. Holiday Mart is completely planned, produced and staffed by Junior League of Indianapolis members. Tickets may be purchased at the event for $16 or online for $12.
Where: Children’s Museum of Indianapolis
When: November 16, 10:00am – 5:00pm
They grow up so fast. But the memories with your grandchildren will last a lifetime. With five floors of fun, you’re sure to make a few memories with your grandchildren at The Children’s Museum. We’d like to help you make the day even more memorable! In partnership with The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis, we’ve put together a day that celebrates the special relationship you have with your grandchildren. The day will include an ie cream social provided by BRICS, giveaways, special activities and entertainment provided by local partners, and more!
Where: Ice at Center Green, Carmel
When: November 16 – December 24
The holidays are more magical than ever in Indiana. Old-world holiday charm returns to Carmel, Indiana, at the Carmel Christkindlmarkt (pronounced Chris-t-Kindle-Mark-t) opening Nov. 16. Find the Carmel Christkindlmarkt at Center Green, between the Palladium concert hall and the Tarkington theater. Locals know this as the location of the Carmel Farmers Market in the summer. Beneath the twinkling lights, browse more than 50 wooden huts selling authentic products imported from Germany, like wooden toys, nutcrackers, music boxes, ornaments and more. Don’t miss the collectible items like the boot mug and Bierkrüge for adult beverages. While you’re shopping, sip a hot mug of Glühwein (mulled wine) or hot cocoa. Come hungry to enjoy a German pretzel, Bratwurst, Lebkuchen (German cookie), Raclette (melted cheese served on bread) and Stollen (dried fruit bread).
Where: Clowes Memorial Hall of Butler University
When: November 17
Get ready to dive into another classic Wild Kratts adventure with the Kratt brothers as they combine live action and animation, with Martin and Chris LIVE on stage and the rest of the Wild Kratts team on screen, at the Tortuga HQ. Experience, live-on-stage, the electrifying excitement and the inspiring quest of the Kratt Brothers that make the hit television series Wild Kratts a family favorite time and time again!
Where: Indiana Repertory Theatre
When: November 17 – December 26
As the weather turns cold, warm your heart with Ebenezer Scrooge, Tiny Tim and spirits of the past, present and future. Filled with laughter and tears, A Christmas Carol celebrates the power of kindness and love in this uplifting tale of one man’s journey to redemption.
Of course, that’s not all that’s on tap for fun this weekend. Discover the rest at the Indy’s Child Calendar of Events!