QUALITY OF LIFE | Arts & Entertainment

Downtown Westfield

Enjoy the local restaurants, pubs and shops of Downtown Westfield to get the unique Westfield experience. Visit the green spaces and trails that make downtown a walkable, vibrant destination for residents and visitors alike. In future years, the downtown will be home to Grand Junction, a public gathering space that will offer activities and programming for all seasons of the year.

Grand Park Sports Campus

Grand Park Sports Campus spans 400 acres and features 26 baseball and softball diamonds, 31 multipurpose fields for soccer, football, and lacrosse. The Grand Park Events indoor facility offers three full-sized indoor soccer fields, a restaurant and administrative offices. The Pacers Athletic Center indoor basketball/volleyball facility has eight indoor courts. More than 1 million sports visitors participate in or attend tournaments and events at the Grand Park Sports Campus on an annual basis.



Connor Prairie (Living History Museum) – Fishers

Conner Prairie is a nationally acclaimed history destination. Created by Eli Lilly in 1934, Conner Prairie combines history with science and encourages visitors to explore Indiana’s natural and cultural heritage through hands-on, immersive and interactive experiences. The museum offers several historically themed, indoor and outdoor experience areas throughout its 800 acres of wooded property. Indiana’s first Smithsonian Institute affiliate, Conner Prairie is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums.


The Center for the Performing Arts – Carmel

The facilities include the Palladium, a state-of-the-art 1,600-seat concert hall; the Tarkington, a 500-seat proscenium theater; and the Studio Theater, a versatile black box with a seated capacity of 200. The Center is permanently affiliated and collaborates extensively with the Great American Songbook Foundation, a distinct nonprofit organization that has offices and an exhibit gallery in the Palladium.


Ruoff Home Mortgage Center – Noblesville

Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center is the largest amphitheater in the Midwest with capacity for up to 24,000 people per concert and sees hundreds of thousands of music lovers each season. Concert season starts in early May and runs through early fall.



Museums/Exhibitions: Children’s Museum of Indianapolis, Eiteljorg Museum (Native American History), Newfields (formerly Indianapolis Museum of Art), Indiana State Museum, Indianapolis Zoo and more

Sports: Indianapolis Colts (NFL), Indiana Pacers (NBA), Indianapolis Indians (MiLB), Indy Eleven Soccer (USL), Indianapolis Motor Speedway – Indy 500 and more

Arts/Entertainment: Indianapolis Symphony, Indiana Repertory Theatre, Indianapolis Opera, Indianapolis Children’s Choir, Butler Arts Center and more.