Happy New Year! It’s January. I can’t believe it’s that time of year again. If you are in or around the city this time of year here are 5 must do things in Indianapolis in January with your family.
Indianapolis in January
The 12 Days of Winter at the State Museum
Come create snowmen, have an indoor snowball fight, participate in interactive story time in Santa’s house, help take care of Santa’s reindeer and more. Grab tickets for the 12 Days of Winter here.
Martin Luther King Jr. Community Day
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is an American federal holiday marking the birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. It is observed on the third Monday of January each year, which is around Dr.King’s birthday, January 15.
To commemorate this day, several museums are opened and offer free admission on MLK Day in Indianapolis. City of Indianapolis has a Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Celebration own January 10, 2019 and here are the details.
Disney on Ice
Celebrate what’s possible as the adventures of five daring Disney heroines spark the courage inside us all at Disney On Ice presents Mickey’s Search Party! Join Mickey Mouse and his friends at Disney On Ice presents Mickey’s Search Party, a brand-new adventure filled with world-class skating, high-flying acrobatics and unexpected stunts. Make memories with your whole family during Aladdin, Toy Story and The Little Mermaid as the search party becomes an all-out magical celebration on the ice, in the air, and all around! Grab Disney on Ice tickets here.
Devour Indy Winterfest 2019
From January 23 til February 3, enjoy what Indianapolis has to offer when it comes to dining. Devour Indy has more than 200 restaurants offering three-course, value-priced menus. Search the impressive list of eateries and menus by side of town (downtown, east, midtown, north, south or west) or cuisine type. To take advantage of these special meal deals, simply determine which restaurant you would like to visit, make reservations if needed and Devour Indy. All proceeds benefit the Riley Childrens Foundation. Find participating restaurants on the Devour Indy site.
Cheer on the Pacers. Indiana Pacers vs. Bulls on January 4, 2019 at 7pm with the first game of year. It’s Lucas Oil Family Night on January 19 at 7pm – Pacers vs. Mavericks. Starting at $18 each, your family can get a ticket (Balcony Level – Sections 201-232) to any Lucas Oil Family Night game plus a unique Pacers hat and Family Meal for free!
- Four tickets to a Pacers game: You’ll secure seats for some of the NBA’s best games.
- Starting at $30 – Lower Balcony (Approximately Rows 1-10 in Sections 201-232)
- Starting at $18 – Upper Balcony (Approximately Rows 11+ in Sections 201-232)
- Four quality Pacers gifts: You and your family will get free Pacers hats.
- Four Pacers Family Meals: Each ticket purchased receives a voucher for a hot dog, bag of chips, and a Pepsi product—a $22 value!
Grab tickets and more about Pacers Family Night on the Pacers site.
Indianapolis in January
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