We’re looking at a cold, wet beginning of May in Indy. Thankfully, there are many fun options to get out of the house in the Indianapolis-area this weekend! For a complete list of activities, don’t forget to check out our calendar.

Friday, May 5

Don’t forget, kids eat free on Friday at these locations.

Jump out some of that pent-up toddler energy at Sky Zone’s toddler jump hour at the Indy South and Plainfield locations. For $8, a toddler and parent can jump from 11 am-noon.

Older kids want to play some basketball? Youths can attend open gym at Rhodius Park. This drop-in activity is free for ages 9-17.

Join Faith Indy at Benjamin Harrison YMCA for a fun night of family-friendly arts and crafts from 6-8 pm in Community Room B. This event is free for members and $5 per person for non-members.


Saturday, May 6

Don’t forget, kids eat free on Saturday at these locations.

Another rainy day in Indy is the perfect day for indoor play! Check out Kid City in GreenwoodBoniccis Family Fun Place in McCordsville, and even 15 places for older kids to play!

Home Depot offers Kids Workshops on the first Saturday of the month from 9 am-noon. Your kids can keep their project, receive a certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron, and a commemorative pin while supplies last. This is free, but you must register online.

Children ages 6-11 are invited to complete a special LEGO project based on a theme provided the Decatur Branch at 3 p.m. The library will supply the LEGOs, children the imagination! Call (317) 275-4330 to register.

Sunday, May 7

Don’t forget, kids eat free on Sunday at these locations.

Although Sunday is supposed to be dry, it’s still going to be cold. Why not take your teen to Pottery By You for a walk-in Wonderful Wood class offered every Sunday at 2 pm. Advance registration is not required, but appreciated.

Head out to Skateland from 6:30pm-8:30pm for the$1 Gospel Skate Night. Admission is only $1 and skate rental is $4.