Indy's Child

For 40 years, Indy's Child has been the trusted source for Indianapolis families seeking fun, educational, and enriching experiences. Our award-winning magazine and website are dedicated to providing expert advice, insider tips, and up-to-date information on everything from the best local attractions and events to parenting resources and support. As local experts deeply rooted in the central Indiana community, our passionate team at Indy's Child is dedicated to uncovering the best family-friendly experiences and resources our city has to offer. Whether you're new to parenting or looking for new ideas, Indy's Child is here to help you enjoy the adventure of raising a family in central Indiana.

Worth the Drive: Youngs Creek Park in Franklin, Indiana

Located just 30 minutes south of Indianapolis, Franklin is a small town in Johnson County with lots of fun for families. It's where you...

Little Foodies: Moo & Lou Frozen Treats

Moo & Lou Frozen Treats started as a mobile ice cream truck, and is now a cute place to find ice cream treats on...

5 Reasons to Bring Your Family to Gen Con Indy 2024

Get ready for the ultimate family adventure at Gen Con Indy 2024, North America's longest-running and best-attended gaming convention! Held at the Indiana Convention...

5 Questions Pregnant Women Ask Doctors Most

Delivering answers for first-time moms First-time parents have a lot of questions. We asked one of the Hancock Health network’s top obstetrics and gynecology specialists...

The World’s Largest Bounce House will be in Indianapolis this Month

The Big Bounce America, home to the world's largest bounce house, is coming to Waterman Family Farm in Indianapolis from July 19-21. This one-of-a-kind...

13 Indiana Playgrounds Worth-the-Drive

With state-of-the-art play structures and lots of space to run, these Indiana playgrounds will bring out the inner child in everyone. Related Article: Free Things to do...

Get Ready to Groove! Kidz Bop Live Hits Indianapolis This Summer!

Calling all music lovers (kids of all ages)! The iconic Kidz Bop Live tour is making a stop at Ruoff Music Center on July...

Where To Go Blueberry Picking in Indiana

Are you ready to embrace the sweet joys of summer and embark on a fun-filled family outing? It's time to grab your baskets and...

Indiana Access Pass: Reduced Admission at Attractions Across Indiana in 2024

Indianapolis cultural institutions have joined hands to create an incredible opportunity for families to enjoy fun-filled and educational experiences without breaking the bank. With...

CarmelFest 2024: A 4th of July Celebration You Won’t Want to Miss!

CarmelFest, hosted by the Rotary Club of Carmel, is a beloved annual tradition in Indiana. This year's event promises a day full of fun,...

Play Like a Kid at Indiana State Museum’s Adult Summer Camp

Why do kids have all the fun? This summer, adults can enjoy summer fun at Adult Summer Camp, happening from 7-9 p.m. on Friday,...

Jupiter Flights Balloon Festival Returns to Conner Prairie 2024

Jupiter Flights Balloon Festival returns to Conner Prairie September 6-8, 2024. Mark your calendar for Indiana’s largest balloon festival! The 2024 Jupiter Flights Balloon Festival...