Looking for things to do with children in Indianapolis this summer? We have thousands of ideas and we’re sharing them over the next 101 days of summer in Indy. Each day we’ll share our ideas for things to do with your kids. There are activities and events for all schedules. Some are free, some are cheap, and all are fun!

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Can’t-Miss Summer Events in Indianapolis

  • □ 500 Festival Kids’ Day and Rookie Run (5/12)
  • □ 500 Festival Parade (5/26)
  • □ Take Your Kids to the Indy 500 (5/27)
  • □ Youth Baseball Clinic w/ Indy Indians (5/30)
  • Donut Day (6/1)
  • □ NinjaZone + Indy with Kids Block Party (6/1)
  • □ Indy Pride Festival & Parade (6/9)
  • □ Strawberry Festival (6/14)
  • □ Monsoon Madness (6/16)
  • □ Monumental Yoga (6/21)
  • □ Indiana Black Expo Summer Celebration
  • □ Ice Cream Social on the Circle (7/13)
  • □ Mud Day in Fishers (7/14)
    □ Mud Day in Greenwood (6/8)
  • □ Brickyard with Kids
  • □ Faeries, Sprites, & Lights at Minnetrista (7/26-28)
  • □ Gen Con Family Day (8/5)
  • □ Fly-In and Air Race
  • □ Indiana State Fair (8/3-19)
  • □ Chalk Art Festivals in Indy

Indianapolis Area Attractions, Zoos & Parks

Places to Play Inside in Indy

Where to Play Outside in Indy

Sports Events and Recreation in Indy