The heat of summer is beginning to break and the air is crisp. We have apples orchards and pumpkin patches to explore. And of course, there’s plenty of opportunities for Halloween festivities. The October calendar full of fun family activities to help you enjoy everything Indy has to offer. 

October
01

Ride the Redline and enjoy some family-friendly stops on your journey.

October
02

Enjoy Unplugged Family Game Night at the Westfield Library. 

October
04

Zoo Boo starts today at the Indianapolis Zoo.

October
04

Don’t miss Jurassic Quest at the Indiana State Fairgrounds.

October
05
October
06

​Enjoy Free Movie Mornings at Goodrich Quality Theaters.

October
07

Sign up for a Finger Knitting Scarf Class for Kids with one of the Indy Public Libraries.

October
08

Explore the world with Travel Club at the Franklin Library. 

October
09

Get cozy at Fireside Tales in Westfield.

October
11

Get festive with Family Night Out: Family Fright Night at the Indiana State Museum.

October
12
October
13

Enjoy a Friendly Feast with the Witches at the Children’s Museum. 

October
14

Test your problem-solving skills with a Monster Mash – Family Breakout Room at the Fishers Library.

October
15

Professor Steve Amazes and Entertains at the Noblesville Library.

October
16

Kids will love Tortoise Tuesday at the Garfield Conservatory.

October
17

Check out A•MAZE•D: The Puzzling World of Dave Phillips at the Indiana State Museum. 

October
18

Send the kids to STEAM After Dark at KidsCommons in Columbus. 

October
19

Outsource lace training with the Nordstrom Shoe Tying Clinic

October
20

Enjoy a Spooky Organ Concert as part of the Historic Irvington Halloween Festival. 

October
21

Explore with Sensory Art Play at Toodleydoo Toys.

October
22

Homeschool Hikers can hit the trail with Cool Creek Nature Center. 

October
23

Burn some energy with Open Gym Play Time at Indy Star Gymnastics. 

October
24

Take advantage of $5 Family Night at The Urban Chalkboard. 

October
25

Sign the kids up for a Halloween Themed Cooking Class at Sprouts Cooking School.

October
26

Bang out some tunes with Saturday Family Programs at the Rhythm Discovery Center.

October
27

 Today is FREE Monthly Kids Day at Indy CD & Vinyl.

October
28

Learn All about Bats at the Franklin Library.

October
29

Join Homeschool Explorers at the Lawrence Library.

October
30

Check out the Creepy Creatures at the Garfield Conservatory.

October
31