- Lights Over Morse Lake Celebration in Hamilton County.
A three-day celebration with kids carnival, parade, free fair, vendors in the park, cornhole, volleyball tournament, fish fry, music festival, balloon glow, fireworks, and more. July 4-6. Info: See Web site or call 317-919-4628. http://www.lightsovermorselake.com/
- Lions Club 4th of July Extravaganza at Arbuckle Acres Park in Brownsburg.
The annual Lions Club festival with carnival, parade and fireworks. July 2-7: hours and activities vary daily. Info: See Web site below or call 317-718-8750. http://www.brownsburglionsclub.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/
- 2nd Annual Taste of Indianapolis on the Canal in Downtown Indianapolis.
Blends Indy’s most unique restaurants with the city’s best live local music, plus events and activities for the entire family. Kids area, chef demos, wine and beer garden, and more. 10 AM to 9 PM. Info: See Web site below or call 317-237-2222. http://www.tasteofindy.org/
- ‘Groovin’ in the Garden’ Summer Music Series at Easley Winery.
Featuring a live music performance by 3 to 1 Band, 2-5 PM. The summer music series is every Saturday, May 18 to Sept. 28, 2-5 PM. Free live music and weekly wine specials. Info: See Web site below or call 317-636-4516. http://www.easleywinery.com/
- Blue Ribbon Carriage Tours in Downtown Indianapolis.
Horse-drawn carriage rides (1-4 passengers) are available Mon-Thu 6-11 PM, Fri 6 PM to 12 AM, Sat 4 PM to 1 AM, Sun 1-11 PM. Length of tour and pricing varies. Info: See Web site or call 317-631-4169. http://www.blueribboncarriages.com/
- Yellow Rose Carriage Tours in Downtown Indianapolis.
Horse-drawn carriage rides (1-4 passengers) are available Mon-Thu 6-11 PM, Fri 6 PM to 12 AM, Sat 4 PM to 12 AM, Sun 4-11 PM. Tour length and pricing varies. Info: 317-634-3400. http://www.indycarriage.com/
- Indiana Fever WNBA Basketball at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Connecticut Sun vs. Indiana Fever. Tickets: Venue Box Office or Ticketmaster. Info: See Web site below or call 317-917-2727. http://www.wnba.com/fever
Remember, take an umbrella, be safe and have lots of fun.
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