Thursday, June 28, 2012

Calendar of Events for July 2012!

Our list line-up has changed!  Be sure to see the calendar below AND the links for great info about events and ideas around town! 

-The calendar for the month is listed below.


**National Ice Cream Month!**

The Wizard of Oz at Beef and Boards

May 31-July 15

Tickets $37-$60 and includes dinner and show

$10 discounts available for kids ages 3-15

“Summertime Cabaret” at Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio

June 21-August 3

Join puppeteer Heidi as she presents a variety of trick marionettes from the many shows presented at Peewinkle’s throughout the year.  Ideal for campers and grandparent outings.

Tickets: $8/person; various show times; purchase your tickets online at link below

Zoolapalooza at the Indianapolis Zoo!

June 29, July 6, 13


Visit the animals and then catch some live tunes to round out your trip!

Free with Zoo admission!

**Great list of 4th of July Fireworks shows statewide on this link HERE!**

Glorious Fourth at Conner Prairie

July 2-4


Free with park admission

Claim your place in America’s incredible history as you celebrate our nation’s birth. Take a trip to the past and participate in authentic Fourth of July fun straight from the 1800s.

Carmel Fest

July 3-4


Entertainment and live music on 4 stages; talent vocal competitions; interactive KidZone with rides, games, and a petting zoo; 4th of July parade and fireworks

Blast on the Bridge

Wednesday, July 4



Attendees bring lawn chairs to enjoy an evening featuring a boat parade, skydivers, music, food vendors, and a KidsZone, all topped by an amazing fireworks show scheduled to start at dark. Over 20,000 enjoyed the bridge festivities in 2011!

Benjamin Harrison Home

Wednesday, July 4

Ice Cream Social

Price includes Victorian Circus, home tour of 23rd President Benjamin Harrison, ice cream, games, entertainment, live music

Adults: $10-$12, Students ages 4-12: $4-$5; Under 4 Free

Free Children’s Museum Night

Thursday, July 5th


Children’s Tea at the Propylaeum

“All American Tea”

Saturday, July 7


(Read our Crew Review!)

Monthly themed teas for parents and children

At the historic Propylaeum in the historic Old Northside District in Indy

“Lights Up, Sound Down” Sensory Friendly Movies

Saturday, July 7


Movies for families and children with Autism and sensory issues


Lowes Build and Grow Clinic

Saturday, July 14  10-11A

Sunday, July 15  2-3P

“Kung Fu Panda Spinning Attack”

Noblesville Main Street “Street Dance”

Saturday, July 14

Food, Fun, Kids’ Activities, Live Music, Car Show, and more!

National Ice Cream Day!

Sunday, July 15

In 1984, President Reagan declared July as National Ice Cream Month and the third Sunday in July as National Ice Cream Day….so celebrate and dig in!

Hamilton County Fair


July 19-24

Animals, exhibits, special events, fair food for purchase

One of our fam’s favorite stops!  Minimal crowds, easy parking, and free!

Family Learn To Fish Day

Fort Harrison State Park

July 21; 9A-12P

Workshop for learning about fish biology, fishing skills, and get fishing practice!


July 25


Carmel High School Stadium parking lot

$3/child; preregistration required

Honk horns, climb on trucks, take the wheel in the driver’s seat

Lowes Build and Grow Clinic

Saturday, July 28  10-11A

Sunday, July 29  2-3P

“Kung Fu Panda Stacking Friends”