INDIANAPOLIS - Fantastic food, fun, fairs and a big pet-adoption event! There are tons of things to do 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 quite few items on the to-do list that might tickle your fancy.
Marion County Fair
The fair ends the 29th, so get in while the getting's good! Admission is just $5 and kids 5 and under get in free. Head to the Marion County fairgrounds (7300 E. Troy Ave., Indianapolis) for fun all weekend. Or head to its website for more information.
Food Truck Friday
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.
Another Food Truck
Georgia Street isn't the only spot to grab a quick bite at a food truck on your Friday lunch hour! Head to the Hoosier Lottery building Friday from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. for another food truck. This week, it's Mac Genie Gourmet Mac and Cheese. Um... need we say more?
The Hoosier Lottery building is located on North Meridian Street, just north of I-65 (right next to the RTV6 building).
Farm To Fork Market
Looking for some chemical-free food? Head out to the Farm to Fork Market at Normandy Farms between 4 and 7 p.m. Friday. It's open every week, rain or shine, and is located on the city's northwest side.
Georgia Street Happy Hour
Relax outdoors over a cocktail or beer and enjoy appetizers as live jazz fills the air. It all happens from 5 to 7 p.m. on the Boardwalk on Georgia Street.
Find this week's featured appetizers and cocktails, plus more information here.
Magician Scott Raymond will be performing some street magic Friday and Saturday nights on Monument Circle and Georgia Street. More about him here.
Indy Mega Adoption Event
For two days (Saturday and Sunday), the public is invited to come out to the state fairgrounds to find more than 700 dogs and cats of all breeds, ages and sizes. If you fall in love, adoption fees are just $30, and all animals are already fixed and microchipped. The event is free and parking at the fairgrounds is $5. What do you have to lose?
Find more information here.
Lots of fun for the kids this weekend
The Children's Museum of Indianapolis is always chock-full of fun activities for the kids. This weekend, among many other activities, your kids can try rock climbing! Plus, dinosaur fossils, Egyptian tomb treasures and more!
Find a full list of events and activities this weekend at the museum here.