Tuesday, May 6, 2008

Marvelous May Central Indiana/Indianapolis Events

Haagen Das New Flavor Free Sample
Tuesday, May 13, 2008
Come in for a FREE scoop of Vanilla Honey Bee ice cream at participating Häagen-Dazs® Shops between 4-8 pm.

Coffee Talk: A discussion group for twenty-somethings
5/30/2008 7:00 PM
Join us for Coffee Talk at Barnes & Noble in Greenwood at 7pm in the café. May's book will be The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde. Pick up a copy at Barnes & Noble or borrow one from Greenwood Public Library. Come ready to discuss on Friday, May 30 at Barnes and Noble Café at 7pm. This isn’t your mother’s book club! Call 885-5036 for additional information.

Contact: Kendra Martin
Contact Number: 885-5036
Presenter: Kendra Martin
Status: Openings

Broad Ripple Spring Gallery Tour
Friday, May 9, 2008
5 - 10 pm Art galleries and specialty shops througout The Village hold open houses. Special exhibits and guest artists. Free shuttle. To view the Gallery Tour brochure, click here.

38th Broad Ripple Art Fair
Saturday, May 17 and Sunday, May 18, 2008
10 am - 6 pm
Indianapolis Art Center and Opti-Park, 67th and Ferguson Streets
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Greenwood Community Band Concert
Sunday, May 18 - 7PM (free)
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Franklin Street Fest
Friday, May 23rd
Strawberries on the Square
Classic Car Cruise-In
Lion's Club Fish Fry
Concert on the Courthouse Lawn
Forest Gump @ the Artcraft Theatre

Mother’s Day Plant Sale at Garfield Park Conservatory & Sunken Gardens
Weekend of May 10 & 11, 10am - 5pm

Just in time for Mother’s Day, the Friends of the Garfield Conservatory will have a number of various tropical houseplants for sale. Stop by and pick up a gift for mom, or something for yourself! Prices of plants will vary.
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Master Gardener Plant Sale (Garfield Park Conservatory & Sunken Gardens)
Saturday, May 17, 9am - 12pm, FREE

This is not just a sale! In addition to vegetable, annual and perennial plants for sale, the Master Gardeners will also be on hand to give advice and answer all of your gardening questions.
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Indy Wine Trail - Race into the Wineries
May 10th, 2008 (Sat) -- May 11th, 2008 (Sun)
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Celebrate the Month of May in Indy while traveling to Mallow Run and the wineries of the Indy Wine Trail! Get in the racing spirit by enjoying Indy's best wines and receive a FREE race-inspired gift, courtesy of the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway!

Tickets are $15 in advance and $18 during the event weekend and are available at any Indy Wine Trail winery. Your ticket is good both Saturday & Sunday at all seven wineries, and includes your favorite track foods, a glass of wine, and a race-related gift at each winery! Racing and great wine - where else but INDY. Limited tickets available. Get yours now before they're sold out!
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Mallow Run's First Pizza & Wine Night of 2008!
May 24th, 2008 (Sat)

Relax and enjoy a summer evening at the winery with gourmet pizza from Bazbeaux Pizza!

Spread your blankets or chairs on the lawn and enjoy live music while enjoying the "Best Pizza in Indianapolis" according to Indianapolis Monthly.

Pizza & live music from 5 - 8 p.m.

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tina said...

You do such a good service for your readers in your local area by publishing all of this info!

vonlafin said...

Thanks for the list of events! I am going to be in Indy with my Sister on Saturday. We are garden center hopping, and might just have to check out the Garfield Park plant sale.

SuzyQ said...

I am always in search of great events in and around Indy and am more than happy to pass the word along! :) Glad it was a help to you Vonlafin! Hope you find marvelous things at the plant sale - I may be there as well! :)