Indianapolis Festival Season Offers a Full Summer of Music, Art, Cultural, and Childrens Events

Our favorite time of year in Indianapolis, Festival season, is here again. As is our tradition, we offer a look at upcoming festivals in the Indianapolis area to help our readers make plans for their weekend activities. With such a diversity of offerings, there’s bound to something to interest just about everyone. These are the […]

A New Environment-Friendy ENERGYSTAR-Rated Air Conditioner is a Great Way to Celebrate Earth Day 2012

This Sunday, April 22, is Earth Day. Founded by Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson in 1970, Earth Day will be observed by an estimated one billion people worldwide. The goal of Earth Day is to inspire awareness of and appreciation for earth’s environment, which it has been doing successfully for the last 42 years. Washington DC […]

Indy’s Super Bowl XLVI a Great Success – Now it’s Time to get Back to Reality

After years of negotiations, planning, building, restoring, planting, and thousands of Hoosiers working tirelessly to achieve a singular goal, Indianapolis has finally hosted a Super Bowl, and, in our opinion, extremely successfully. We extend our congratulation to the members of the Indianapolis Host Committee and all the volunteers that helped make this perhaps the best […]

Super Bowl XLVI Pre-Game Events & Activities, Part 4: 5 Days, 7 Hours, 39 Minutes to Kickoff

With Super Bowl XLVI just 5 days away, events are in full swing. Both teams are here, and their presence has already been felt. WISH-TV reported that quarterbacks Tom Brady of the Patriots and the Giants’ Eli Manning were spotted at St. Elmo’s having dinner on Monday night (no, not together.) Somewhere around 200,000 people […]

Super Bowl XLVI Pre-Game Events & Activities, Part 3: 9 Days, 5 Hours to Kickoff

Super Bowl XLVI is just 6 days away! In our last post, we took a look at The NFL Experience at the Convention Center. Today, we’ll discuss some of the other popular activities taking place around town over the next few days. NFL Charities Celebrity Bowling Classic – Up to 50 retired NFL players and […]

Super Bowl XLVI Event Parking: 19 Days, 8 Hours, and Counting

In our last post, Navigating Indianapolis During Super Bowl XLVI and other Need-To-Know Information, we discussed road restrictions and getting around downtown Indy during the two week long event. Today, we will look at downtown parking, including on Super Bowl Sunday, and available alternatives. Parking for Pre-Game Events For events leading up to Super Sunday, you […]

Navigating Indianapolis During Super Bowl XLVI and other Need-To-Know Information

At the time of this writing, kickoff of Super Bowl XLVI at Lucas Oil Stadium is just 23 Days, 4 Hours, 42 minutes, and some-odd seconds away. But the effects of hosting the game in Indianapolis will be felt sooner than that, with official Super Bowl activities beginning on Friday, January 27th. With this in […]

Indianapolis Scores a Touchdown from “1st & Green”

About a year ago, we wrote about SustainIndy, an innovative program to make Indianapolis a leader in innovative “green” technology for public buildings, and make existing facilities in Indianapolis more sustainable and environmentally-friendly. One of the SustainIndy initiatives established in conjunction with the Super Bowl XLVI Indianapolis Host Committee was the 2012 Super Bowl 1st […]

Christmas Day Dining in Indianapolis

Christmas is the time of year that families traditionally gather together around the tree, and then around the dinner table. Though most of us have already made plans for Christmas dinner, a few procrastinators have yet to decide whether to dine in or go out. While dozens of restaurants offered Thanksgiving buffets or family-style meals, […]