INDIANAPOLIS - Food trucks, farmers markets, the NRA and more. Here's the scoop on some events this Friday and weekend in Indianapolis with #INDYTODAY.
Every day, we'll keep you in the loop on happenings in Indy. Today and this weekend, there are a few items on the to-do list that might tickle your fancy.
Beyond the Paleo Window at the Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Explore the Cretaceous world and learn about the tools used in the lab, create a cast using a mold from a dinosaur fossil, examine the Triceratops skull, screen 65-million-year-old dirt to discover microfossils, and tour the Natural science Collections area!
Happening from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, you can find more information here.
Food Truck Fridays
Get some fresh spring air on your lunch break and head out to Georgia Street for the weekly tradition. From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. head to the west block of Georgia Street to pick from more than 15 food trucks. Barbecue, pizza, cupcakes, Mexican food and more.
The food trucks are so good, Food Network show "Eat Street" visited Indianapolis to get the scoop on the amazing tastes offered.
Looking for a particular truck, or don't know where the heck the west block of Georgia Street is? No worries! Here's an awesome food truck locator.
Hoosier Lottery has a food truck, too!
Groovy Guys Fries' food truck will be on-site in the Hoosier Lottery's parking lot from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday. That's just south of 14th Street on Meridian, right next to the RTV6 studios!
Biergarten Grand Opening
The Rathskeller Restaurant opens its patio Friday night with a grand-opening party, featuring Polka Boy Friday and the Woomblies Saturday.
Indy Winter Farmers Market
It may not be winter anymore, but your local farmers market still has great items for you. If you haven't visited the downtown farmers market, you really ought to. It provides a venue for farmers and producers to directly connect with consumers. You can find it from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturdays at the Platform in the west wing of the historic Indianapolis City Market.
2014 NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits
The National Rifle Association comes to town this weekend. Find more information on timing and location here.
Indianapolis Spartan Sprint
A tough obstacle course, this race is taking the stage Saturday. More details here.