It looks like its going to be a great weekend. Full of sun shine and warm weather…in the 60’s!! It’s time to get the family out the house; check out some of the events going on throughout this weekend.
- Alpha Kappa Alpha 79th Central Regional Conference in Indianapolis.
A four-day conference of the Central Region of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Apr. 4-7: hours and activities vary daily. http://www.akacentral.org/
- ‘Just Give Me Jesus’ Revival at the Indiana Convention Center.
A two-day revival meeting targeting women (but men are also welcome), featuring Anne Graham Lotz. April 5-6: Fri 7-9 PM, Sat 8:30 AM to 5 PM. Free admission; no ticket or registration required. Info: See Web site below or call 317-275-7380. http://justgivemejesusindy.org/
- ‘Sweet Saturday’ at the Monon Coffee Company.
Louise’s Sweets hosts a monthly “Sweet Saturday” event from 9 AM to 12 PM at Monon Coffee Company. Try and buy your favorite sweets on the first Saturday of every month at this event. Info: See Web site below or call 317-644-0898. http://www.louises-sweets.com/
- Hoosier Horse Fair and Expo at the Indiana State Fairgrounds.
In the Champions Pavilion, Marsh Blue Ribbon Pavilion, South Pavilion and West Pavilion, Apr. 5-7: Fri 10-8, Sat 9-8, Sun 9-5. $15 ($9 ages 7-12). Info: See Web site below or call 317-927-7500 http://www.hoosierhorsefair.org/
- Barn Burrito Breakfast at Traders Point Creamery.
The creamery’s resident burrito master will be serving cooked-to-order Barn Burritos with ham or chorizo sausage, every Sat, 9-11 AM, during the Green Market. $8. Info: See Web site below or call 317-733-1700 http://www.tpforganics.com/category/events/
- 5th Annual Clothing Drvie and Exchange at the Children’s Bureau.
Part of “17 Days of you, 7 Dimensions of You!” Week, Apr. 6-13, sponsored by the Center of Wellness for Urban Women. 9 AM to 4 PM. Free event. Info: See Web site below or call 317-520-2989. http://www.cwuwonline.org/
- Family Feud(R) Tryouts at the Indiana State Fairgrounds.
In the Farm Bureau Building, Apr. 6-7: Sat/Sun, 10 AM to 7 PM. Free admission. Info: See Web site below or call 317-927-7500. http://www.indianastatefair.com/
- Do-It-Yourself Tire Clinic in Indianapolis.
How to use the tools you already have, plus appropriate safety techniques, to change your own tire, in order to reduce the stress of that unexpected flat tire. 10-11 AM. $10. Info: See Web site below or call 317-351-1241. http://mechanicallyinclined.wix.com/mechanicallyinclined#!clinics/cuy0
- ‘Superheroes: A SuperPOWered Spring Break’ at the Children’s Museum.
The Children’s Museum is pairing superpowered heroes from many sources to create a superpower showdown. Your vote decides whose superpower makes it to the final round. Mar. 16 to May 5. Info: See Web site below or call 317-334-3322. http://www.childrensmuseum.org/superheroes-spring-break
- Indiana Medical History Museum Open in Indianapolis.
The museum maintains a collection of scientific artifacts from the 19th and 20th centuries in a completely authentic setting. Guided tours Thu-Sat, 10 AM to 4 PM (last tour at 3 PM), plus Wed by appointment only. Info: 317-635-7529. http://www.imhm.org/
- ‘The Sleeping Beauty’ at Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio.
The classic story presented on a marionette stage complete with velvet curtain and vintage marionettes. Ideal for ages 2-10. Mar. 28 to Apr. 28: Show times vary by performance date. Info: See Web site below or call 317-917-9454 http://www.peewinklespuppets.com/puppets2.html
- Indiana Ice USHL Ice Hockey at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Team USA U17 vs. Indiana Ice. Info: See Web site below or call 317-925-4423 http://www.indianaice.com/
- Indianapolis Indians Baseball at Victory Field.
Columbus Clippers vs. Indianapolis Indians, weather permitting. Verify with the venue if inclement weather exists on game day. Info: See Web site below or call 317-269-3542. http://www.indyindians.com/
- ‘The Ruinous Remake of the Wizard of Oz’ at the Mystery Cafe.
Dinner and a comedy murder mystery show on selected dates from Jan. 11 to Apr. 13. Some shows may already be sold out, so verify with the venue. Info: See Web site below or call 317-684-0668. http://www.themysterycafeindy.com/
- ‘Mind Tripping’ at the Hilton Indianapolis Hotel.
Indy’s own Christian and Katalina present the #1 comedy mind reading act in the nation. Ages 12+ only. Tickets $20-35. Typically Fri at 8 PM, Sat at 8:30 PM (subject to change due to private bookings). Info: See Web site or call 317-691-6399. http://www.mindtrippingshow.com/
Be careful this weekend and stay safe.