The Indianapolis Zoo, located in the White River State Park, exhibits a collection of plants, 350 animal species, and has the largest aquarium in Indianapolis. Get ready for a close look at snakes, iguanas and other reptiles. Or go to the plains area to see lions and giraffes wandering about like it was the savanna. After the exciting trip you can find something to eat in the on-site restaurant, or just enjoy an ice-cream from one of the snack bars.
Home to the Indiana Pacers and the Indiana Fever, Bankers Life Fieldhouse is on a permanent adrenaline rush. Add to that occasional live music concerts by the likes of Celine Dion and Neil Diamond, and temperatures are bound to soar. A huge sports facility, in the basketball-crazy state of Indiana, Bankers Life Fieldhouse is like a magnet for locals and visitors alike. With a capacity of more than 18000 spectators, there is no end to the kinds of events that can be held here. The visual appeal of the facility is awe-inspiring for its sheer magnitude and world-class amenities.
Hosting a range of themed events which cater to families and groups of friends alike, this skating rink attracts roller skating experts as well as amateurs looking to experiment with the popular recreational activity. Skateland Roller Skating has established itself as a thriving center for the sport, drawing droves of rollerblading aficionados with its fun activities and lessons for beginners. The indoor rink is also available for rental purposes and makes provisions for private events and sessions.
Brookside Park is a municipal park in Indianapolis, Indiana, spread across 108 acres (43 hectares). It is an urban setting near the neighborhoods in downtown Indianapolis, which is a low income group area. The park’s main attractions includes a public swimming pool, a huge community center sprawling across 20,000 square feet (1858 square meters), baseball fields, soccer fields, a golf course, basketball courts, outdoor shelters, and several nature trails throughout the park. The park runs on the sides of Pogue’s Run, which is a tributary of the White River.
Situated across the Madison Avenue, the Hendricks Park is a lovely green space. Here, you can simply take a stroll or read a book; it also features a shelter.