One of the first commercial breweries in Indianapolis as well as the largest, Sun King Brewery has garnered raves for its delicious house, seasonal and specialty craft beers. Established in 2009, craft beers by Sun King Brewery have quickly evolved to be one of the most loved beverages in town. The brewery now has a variety of more than 100 beers on offer and serves more than 1000 bars, liquor stores and restaurants. To get a taste of what the brewery has on offer, head to the brewery for one of the sampling tours and expect to be delighted by the great selection of drinks they have on offer. Guests also have the chance to buy souvenirs like cans and kegs among other items.
The Carmel Arts & Design District is the cultural corner of Indianapolis. This popular arts district opens up a host of options for the art-enthusiast that range from art galleries, sculptures, shops, spas and antique stores. Apart from the artsy place, the district is also a shopper’s haven with various specialty stores. One can also enjoy music, dance, theater and visual arts events that are held on a frequent basis. If you are in the mood to get a taste of the city’s culture, head to Carmel Arts & Design District for an immersive experience.
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.
Established in 1974, Easley Winery offers a range of premium wines that are sure to tantalize your taste buds. Only the freshest ingredients are utilised in making these quality concoctions, and hence they usually have a seasonal menu of wines and champagnes. Apart from the free wine tastings seven days a week, the winery also has on offer tours where participants can understand the delicate process of winemaking. If you are in the mood to try some great wines, head to Easley Winery and indulge yourself in some of the delectable fruit flavors. They are not loved by the locals without a reason.
Nestled in the sprawling campus of the Butler University, the Holcomb Gardens is home to lovely flora. The splendid flowers, the greenery and the calm pond dd to the majestic beauty of the garden. Fountains and other water features also add to the scenic landscape. The garden also hosts lectures and other educational events on a regular basis. The scenic setting also makes the gardens a picturesque venue for weddings.
Established in 1821, The Indianapolis City Market, is the one stop destination for all your food cravings and needs. The 19th century market house is not only a bustling tourist attraction but also an Indianapolis institution. The architecture is quite magnificent to behold too. It provides the locals with fresh products at affordable prices, and hence it is well sought after by all. The market also plays host to farmer's markets, movie screenings and pet supply drives among other events. One can also lease out the space for private events and functions. Whatever your food shopping and dining requirements, the Indianapolis City Market can cater to your needs.
Established in 1864, Crown Hill Funeral Home & Cemetery is set in an expansive space and is the final resting place of many notable personalities, from Caroline Harrison to Etheridge Knight. Famous poets, senators, governors, artists have all found a place at this funeral home. To commemorate the legacies of these famous personalities, Crown Hill Funeral Home & Cemetery organizes tours to enlighten both locals and tourists about their achievements and stories. Both private and public tours are conducted with varied themes. The Heritage Tour being the most popular among locals and tourists. Other tours include African Americans, Women of Crown Hill and Actors, Artists, Architects & Musicians. They also have a specialized tours for photographers. If you are interested to know the histories of iconic celebrities, visit their graves and pay respect, head to Crown Hill Funeral Home & Cemetery and get ready to be amazed by their stories.
Black Acre Brewing Co is an artisan brewery that brews beers in small batches and focuses on producing quality concoctions. To taste their amazing collection, opt for a brewery tour or head to the taproom to lay-back and relax for a while. Not only can you order from a great selection of drinks, but the restaurant also has on offer small plates, sandwiches and other light snacks. Street Lamp, Natural Liberty and Ghost Bees are just some of the bar menu offerings. The best time to visit is during Wednesday's when patrons can participate in quiz nights or Thursdays when they can enjoy half price on wine bottles. If you are looking for a fun, casual space, the cozy, laid-back atmosphere at the taproom won’t disappoint.