Looking for some family night ideas this month? Why not make it a family night out and explore Indy?! We’ve put together a list to help make planning a little easier for you. Check out our calendar for even more events around the greater Indianapolis area too. Share photos from your family night out on social media with the hashtag #PLAYindy

1. Compete in the Ultimate Waterpark Olympics at Monon Community Center August 6th- $5 per person

2. Have a blast at Mooresville’s Old Settlers Festival August 7th-9th – FREE Admission

3. Check out the fun programs offered at your local library. There are so many to choose from this month including Chess Night in Avon, Zootopia Family Movie Night in Greenwood, “Eggs Away” Egg Drop Challenge in Noblesville, Pokemon Go Hunting Party in Fishers, Weekly Game Night at Indianapolis Central Library, and Family Game Con in Carmel – FREE

4. Celebrate the Bicentennial at the Broad Ripple Carnival August 11th-14th – FREE Admission

5. Enjoy live music at Indianapolis Parent Child Center’s Free Summer Music Series on August 13th – FREE (Preregistration required)

6. Venture out to the Indiana State Fair with your printed Meijer Family Day Voucher on August 15th to take advantage of the special discount – $20 per vehicle or group up to 10 people (does not include $5 parking fee)

7. Learn all about bats at McCloud Nature Park on August 20th – $2 for Children ages 2-12 / $4 per adult (Preregistration required)

8. Preregister your kid(s) for the NFL’s Punt, Pass & Kick event hosted by Carmel Parks and Recreation on August 25th – FREE (Preregistration required)

9. Dance the night away and eat your fill of authentic food and pastries at Indy GreekFest in Carmel August 26th-28th – FREE Admission

10. Head over to Morty’s Comedy Joint for the 3rd Annual Voices 4 Children event to help raise awareness and funds for Prevent Child Abuse Indiana on August 28th – FREE for Children 10 & Under / $10 for Children 11 & Older

11. Watch one of the last outdoor summer movies ranging from Finding Nemo to Wayne’s World from our 2016 Outdoor Summer Movie GuideFREE

12. Play miniature golf at one of our favorite locations around Indy to celebrate National Golf Month.