The Busy Bee Play Cafe – New Indoor Playground and Cafe

Find the perfect mix of kids’ excitement and adult relaxation at the Busy Bee Play Cafe. Opening on January 16, this indoor playground is no ordinary destination. Scheduled to open on  January 16, it’s not your typical playground or cafe. The cafe’s thoughtful design ensures easy visibility of kids at play, freeing adults to take it easy and let young imaginations soar. Discover the perfect balance of fun and serenity at the Busy Bee Cafe!

The Busy Bee Cafe Indianapolis

Play and Relaxation under One Roof

Imagine an indoor play space where adults can unwind while their kids engage in imaginative and energetic play. That’s precisely what the Busy Bee Cafe is all about – a harmonious blend of child-friendly excitement and adult relaxation.

For the children, there’s an impressive indoor play structure, a playful village, and even a massive train table for hours of playtime. Adults, meanwhile, can savor gourmet coffee, relish delectable snacks, and relax in comfort while staying productive or taking a well-deserved break. And the best part? You can keep an eye on your little ones without hovering.

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The Indoor Playground at the Busy Bee Play Cafe

Busy Bee’s playground is an adventure just waiting to happen. Packed with multi-level structures, slides, tunnels, and obstacles, it promises a safe environment that fuels the imagination. Its inflatable floor will be the kids’ favorite spot for bouncing around with glee.

The Busy Bee Cafe Indianapolis
The Busy Bee Cafe Indianapolis

Imagination Unleashed in the Little Bee Zone

Exclusively made for children six and under, the Little Bee Zone transports them to a world of pretend play. Contains a pretend city complete with a cafe, post office, market, diner, and library. Then there’s a sensory station, a ball wall, and a train table for endless locomotive fun.

The Busy Bee Cafe Indianapolis
The Busy Bee Cafe Indianapolis

The Busy Bee Cafe offers several admission plans to fit your needs:

Play All Day

  • Price: $15 per child (aged 1-11)
  • Benefits: Perfect for long visits with the freedom to come and go as desired. Excellent for day-long enjoyment at the cafe.

Play Pack Passes

Perfect for regular visitors or larger groups, Play Pack Passes are available in two options:

  • 4 Admissions: $50
  • 8 Admissions: $95

Monthly Membership

A plan perfect for those who wish for frequent visits. The benefits include:

  • Unrestricted visit for the entire month.
  • Perks like early event registration.
  • Enjoy cafe menu items at discounted rates.

train table

Important Information

To maintain clean play spaces, Busy Bee Cafe requires children to wear grip socks while playing. The cafe does not require you to wear their branded socks, but they do have them available for purchase if you forget yours.  Outside food and drink (excluding nuts and coffee) are welcome within the cafe area. 

You can find the Busy Bee Cafe at 5635 W 96th St Suite 200, Indianapolis, IN 46278. We are open seven days a week, with operating times from 9 am to 7 pm on Monday to Friday and 9 am to 5 pm on weekends. We offer private party access from 5:30-8pm on weekend nights. Find more information about the Busy Bee Cafe on their website


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