Other Events in Indy August 26-27

Indy always has lots going on and there is no shortage of cool things to do. We encourage you to check out the below amazing local events before or after coming to IN Light IN! 

Friday, August 26

Street of Dreams Music Fest  
4pm-10pm
Madame Walker Theatre, 617 Indiana Ave. 

Just off of the downtown canal The Street of Dreams Music Fest will be a free event and include food trucks, diverse live music from, visual art on display with artists painting live and artisans selling handmade wears. 


Saturday, August 27

Feast of Lanterns
4pm-11pm
Spades Park, 1800 Nowland Ave.  

This longtime Near Eastside event in Spades Park is just minutes from downtown. Experience beautiful illuminated lanterns hanging throughout the park. This free event includes 25 artisans and vendors, food trucks and beer garden.  A perfect way to kick-off your IN Light IN experience. 

38th and Shine 
6:30pm-9:00pm
Tarkington Park, 45 W 40th St.
 
This installation by Stefan Eicher and Asa Gauen is the attempt to break the world record for the most sparklers lit simultaneously and in the process building local community.  Before heading down to  IN LIGHT IN a be part of a unique experience of having 1300 people light sparklers at the same time! You don’t want to miss this world record setting event.


Friday and Saturday, August 26 - 27

2016 IndyFringe Festival | Live Theatre Festival
August 18- August 28
Venues Vary

Comedy, cabaret, dance, drama, magic, music, toe-tapping to inspiring for 11 straight days on 8 stages on Mass Ave, the culture capital of Indianapolis. Delight in the annual specter of innovative, creative, unique theatre that attracts tens of thousands each year. IndyFringe is so many things, let it be you!

Purchase tickets here.