Welcome to Indy with Kids! Did you just move to Indianapolis? Are you new in Indy? Just had your first child? A friend told you about us? Visiting for vacation? We’re so glad that you are here. Indy with Kids is here as a free resource for Indianapolis area parents and visitors looking for things to do…with their kids! Want to be a part of our community and learn about new things to do and places to go before anyone else?
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4. Here’s what other Indy moms and dads are talking about, let us give you the scoop on everything you need to know;

Places to play inside with your kids | Here’s where you’ll find our always growing list of the best places to play inside. If it’s raining or snowing or too hot, we know where you should go play.

Free Indoor Playgrounds in Indianapolis | Indianapolis has so many free indoor playgrounds that your kids will love. See them all here.
Best Places for birthday parties in Indy | We’ve found all of the best places for children’s birthday parties + we have a list of all of the necessities; bounce houses, bakers, entertainers and invitation makers!
Where kids eat free in Indy | Don’t want to cook? On a budget? Here’s where kids eat free or cheap in the Indianapolis area.
All of the family friendly events in Indy | Looking for something fun to do today, tomorrow or this weekend? We have one of the largest events calendars in the whole state AND we’re only sharing family friendly fun — no weeding through irrelevant events for you!
Indoor pools near Indianapolis | Are you a year-round swimmer? Do your kids need to be in the water? We know about all of the best indoor pools AND water slides in the Indy area.
Splash pads and sprinkler parks in Indianapolis | The best way to cool off in the summer is to visit one of these splash pads. We have a video and photo of each one so you can know before you go!
The best Indy area parks |
local museums
get in free days
volunteering with kids
summer camps
Swim Lessons for kids and babies in Indianapolis, Hamilton County & Johnson County | Weekly swim lessons, seasonal swimming lessons and infant lessons, here’s where you’ll find all of them!
Indianapolis area preschools | Here are the best Indy area preschools for your preschooler.