WELCOME SPRING: CANAL AWAKENS APRIL 27
Say goodbye to the winter blues and welcome spring during Canal Awakens Saturday, April 27 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Walk the Canal and visit businesses to win prizes. Participants include: Canal Square Apartments, Capture Fitness, Fresco, Indy Bikes & Boats, Indiana State Museum, Indiana Historical Society, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Indy’s Child and many more. Be sure to visit the new Colts Canal Playspace, Downtown’s only playground.
CELEBRATE KENNEDY & KING MEMORIAL APRIL 4
Thursday, April 4 commemorates the anniversary of Robert Kennedy’s extraordinary speech in Indianapolis when Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was shot. Join the Kennedy King Memorial Initiative, Mayor Hogsett and local dignitaries in a free Commemoration Ceremony at 5 p.m. of the historic speech delivered by Sen. Kennedy in Indianapolis on the night Dr. King was assassinated. Personal comments will be made by Billie Breaux and Jim Trulock, who were in the park 51 years ago.
UPS STORE DOWNTOWN OFFERS NOTARY SERVICES
The UPS Store Downtown, 133 W. Market St., is your one-stop shop for printing, mailbox service, shredding and freight/oversize shipping – in addition to packing and shipping your items securely. And now the UPS Store Downtown offers notary services. Call-ahead (317-236-0009) hours are Monday through Friday 8 a.m. – 7 p.m. and Saturday 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
PLAT 99 NOW FEATURES COFFEE BAR
Plat 99, the Alexander’s Mixology Lounge in CityWay, is known for its vibrant, colorful energy and irresistible concoctions. After 3 p.m., savor a charcuterie plate or another shareable dish along with your favorite beverage. But now Plat 99 is also your morning destination offering a full coffee bar featuring Tinker Coffee Co., Rishi Tea and house-made pastries starting at 6:30 a.m. weekdays and 7:30 a.m. weekends.
BANKERS LIFE FIELDHOUSE HOSTS TOP CONCERTS
Metallica just recently set an attendance record at Bankers Life Fieldhouse: largest single-event concert with 18,274 attendees. The venue boasts a full line-up of performers ready to entertain. Upcoming concerts include Justin Timberlake April 2, P!nk April 30, New Kids on the Block May 5, Carrie Underwood June 16, Josh Groban June 19, Ariana Grande June 29 and many more.
BLUE INDY OFFERS AFFORDABLE CAR SHARING
With up to 200 stations planned in Indy, you can find a BlueIndy electric car wherever you need one. Subscribe to BlueIndy and choose one day, one week or one year. Prices vary per choice but is only $30/year for youth and students. Once you are a member, go to any reservation kiosk and unlock a car. Simply return the car to any BlueIndy station when your trip is complete. Use transportation that fits your lifestyle.