Quality Inn & Suites
4345 Southport Crossing Way
Indianapolis, IN 46237
Phone: (317) 859-8888
Fax: (317) 889-0213
The crack of the bat never sounded so good. If you're an avid baseball fan who's ever dreamed of visiting that historic stadium, or desired to watch that favorite childhood team you never got to see, Big League Tours will set you up with an exclusive baseball package that not only gets you a ticket to the ballgame, but also offers one-of-a-kind baseball opportunities. When you go on a Big League Tour, you might find yourself dining with a Hall of Famer or taking batting practice with an All-Star. With tours available in all 30 stadiums, you can customize your own memorable trip, or join a group on one of Big League Tours regional excursions. Whether your plan is to bond with the family at the ballpark or to spend a weekend with the guys, this unique tour company will provide an unforgettable experience that gets you up close and personal with the Big Leagues.
If dancing to live music with your friends is your idea to spend a weekend night, then the Rock House Indy on the South Keystone Avenue wouldn't disappoint you. This live music bar and nightclub is known for hosting plethora of independent artists and bands, as well as well-known DJs much to the delight of those who love letting their hair down on the dance floor. Apart from the dance floor, the 5000 square feet (465 square meters) space also comprises multiple large television screens, game room with pool tables and dartboards, and a cozy lounge where you can munch on tantalizing appetizers. Walk in here any day of the week for a thumping nightout.
Movie magic at its best is provided at the AMC Showplace Indianapolis 17. Thrusting one straight into the movie bonanza, the theater enhances the experience with its high tech sound and screens. So book your tickets immediately for the movie experience that awaits to blow you away. The intense moments are made more enigmatic while viewing it at the theater. For further information, call on the numbers mentioned.
The Wheeler Arts Community Center is a creative endeavor undertaken by the Southeast Neighborhood Development and University of Indianapolis. This arts center features an art studio, a gallery, rehearsal spaces, a fully-equipped theater and several meeting rooms. Professional practitioners of arts including painters, dancers, singers, sculptors and many other present and practice their art form here. Apart from that, the center also conducts classes and workshops pertaining to different art fields. For more details, call ahead.
This 3500 square-foot music venue and full bar has hosted artists such as Andrew Bird, Cat Power and the New Pornographers. They welcome new acts - provided the material is original and can draw a crowd. Conveniently located in the Fountain Square area, Radio Radio's colorful modern decor graces the lounge with a sophisticated and inviting ambiance. Please keep in mind that Radio Radio is a non-smoking venue.
Between Thursdays and Saturdays, one can witness the uber-class of Indianapolis entering the doors of White Rabbit Cabaret to enjoy an evening of quality acts, refreshing drinks and great company. Brace yourself as the talented artists of this popular venue entice you with their thrilling burlesque performances and vaudevillian chicanery. The venue also plays host to non-burlesque acts, like touring bands and DJs. For more details on upcoming events of this place, check their website.
Atomic Bowl Duckpin is one of the only two remaining Midwest duckpin bowling alleys (along with Action Duckpin Bowling - also located in the Fountain Square Theater Building). This form of bowling employs shorter pins and a smaller ball, and reached the apex of its popularity in the first half of the twentieth century. Visit the fun of a 1950's night out with vintage equipment, a retro jukebox, and historic bowling memorabilia. A snack bar and catering services for groups keep bowlers of all ages refreshed.
Duckpin bowling became a craze in the 1920s, with its signature short pins and smaller ball, and alleys popped up all over the country. Today few traditional lanes remain, with Action Duckpin Bowl (on the forth floor of the Fountain Square Theatre Building) one of the only locations in the Midwest. The 1928 alley has been restored to the decor of its glory days, with eight lanes, vintage equipment, a 1918 pool table, and historic bowling paraphernalia. The bowling alley also hosts a snack bar, full bar, and a large seating area with catering services for parties of up to 100.
It is easy to miss the small storefront across the Murphy Arts Center, but though in the know are very much aware of the General Public Collective. Run by artists, this creative space is also a vintage store which sells books as well. From exhibitions to concerts and live performances, this venue is always buzzing with something.
Set in the Murphy Art Center, The Hi-Fi is a 21 years and older music venue in Fountain Square. Enjoy the tunes with craft beer and wine from their fully stocked bar. Some of their previous listings are The Wood Brothers, Johnny Fritz, Family of the Year and Walk the Moon.
An offshoot of the local independent label, Joyful Noise Record Store is nestled in the Murphy Arts Center. Stacked with more than 100 albums, the store showcases the label's music itinerary in vinyl, cassettes and flexi-discs. It also hosts events such as artists meets, listening parties, DJ shows and more. Besides that they have occasional live gigs from top-notch bands across the bands in their intimate performance venue.
What is now a theater and a theater company began its journey as a small theater group in the year 1973 as "Four C Theatre". Later on, the popularity of the company grew and it acquired a permanent location in an ancient chapel. In the year 2001, the company relocated in Buck Creek Playhouse, which is now their stage for performances. The theater is a small establishment with seating only for 130 people and hosts plays with a wide variety of genres, ranging from musicals to experimental theater and youth theater. If you are interested in exploring the fast depleting theatrical culture of the city, Buck Creek Playhouse is the place to catch a show.