Hot Shot Tot Lot might not be the biggest playground in Indianapolis, but it definitely has the coolest name. Part of the Indy Parks & Recreation system of parks, Hot Shot Tot Lot is a cute little place to play if you’re in the Fountain Square area.
Hot Shot Tot Lot Playground
Hot Shot Tot Lot is considered to be a mini playground by Indy Parks & Recreation. Set on just 0.14 acres, this pocket park is located within Fountain Square’s micro neighborhood of North Square. At Hot Shot Tot Lot, visitors will find:
- two slides
- playground equipment with areas to climb
- three swings, including a swing for babies and a caregiver to swing together
- a picnic table and benches
- lots of mature trees with shade
The park is a short distance away from family-friendly restaurants, including Three Carrots, Diary Queen and Greek’s Pizzeria.
Hot Shot Tot Lot is located at 948 Elm Street in Indianapolis. The park is open from dawn to dusk. For more information, visit indyparks.org.