See our daily events listings for bars and clubs in the Indianapolis area at the link below, followed by an editor's pick of events throughout the year.
December 11-14, 2014, annual bear weekend returning favorites: Bear Strip Poker, Nudie-Wed game, Bear Bingo, Entertainment, Karaoke, Bear and Cub contest, pool parties, vendor market, DJ dances. Also: plenty of food the whole weekend including dinner and Sunday farewell brunch! Hotel: Caribbean Cove Hotel and Water Park, off I-465 at Michigan and West 86th. See updates at their website:
December 13, 2014, 9pm-3am at Vogue, 6259 N College. Halfway to Pride Summertime celebrations. Featuring: Luciana, JD SAMSON, DJ JARED CURRY. Host: Lola Palooza. See IndyPride and facebook for more information:
January 22-25, 2015 at Basile Theatre. Five of 11 magicians chosen to represent N America in the FISM World Championship of Magic will perform at this World Cup for magicians — bringing the world’s very best magicians together to compete against each other. In July, 2015, the final round of this worldwide event will be held in Rimini, Italy.
Early June, 2015. Annual parties, dances and concerts fill a week of events culminating in Saturday parade (from intersection of Mass Ave/College Ave/St. Clair St., SW down Mass Ave to Michigan. W on Michigan to Meridian St, N on Meridian St. to St. Clair), and outdoor festival at City Circle, Michigan Avenue. See website for details, schedules and information on year-round events.
August 13-23, 2015. Theatre old/new, edgy/not-so edgy, 11 days in August in the Mass Ave Cultural District, downtown Indianapolis. For ten years an annual cultural attraction drawing record audiences! Typically with 8 venues, 64 performing groups, and 384 performances! People come back year after year to see what's new and exciting in the world of theatre!
Mid-October, 2015, at The Indianapolis Marriott Downtown, 350 W Maryland St. 6pm V.I.P Reception, cocktails + silent auction, dinner + entertainment, dancing.
November, 2015, Buses tour the City of Indianapolis from Gregs and return around 2am. You must register! Proceeds will be donated to the Gregory Powers Direct Emergency Financial Assistance (DEFA) Fund!