Donatos Downtown Freedom Blast to light up downtown sky
Come out and celebrate the 4th of July at one of Indianapolis’ largest fireworks displays, shooting from the top of Regions Tower. There will be live entertainment from the Indianapolis Colts stage, food, music and chances to support local small businesses in the Indiana Originals Marketplace. The event is free and goes from 6:30-10:30 p.m. For more information, go to visitindy.com.
INDYpendence Day Concert for Cancer
Come out for the fifth annual INDYpendence Day Concert for Cancer! Starting on July 4, the two-day festival at the Pan American Pavilion will feature great live entertainment from headliners 311, The Skins and a host of local acts. Tickets are $35 and can be purchased at indypendenceday.com.
Meek Mill & Yo Gotti
Turn up with Meek Mill and Yo Gotti July 6 at Klipsch Music Center. The pair’s Against All Odds Tour also features special guests Moneybagg Yo and YFN Lucci. The show starts at 8 p.m. and tickets begin at $24. Grab a couple online at livenation.com.
Impractical Jokers ‘Santiago Sent Us’ Tour
Laugh the night away with the jokers themselves, Sal, Murr, Quinn and Joe, from Tru TV’s hidden-camera show, “Impractical Jokers.” This group of funny folks will be performing at the Old National Centre on July 8 from 7-10 p.m. For more information and tickets, visit livenation.com.
indy Hoop Festival
Come to Lucas Oil Stadium for the inaugural Indy Hoop Festival. The festival is open to all ages and is a great way to celebrate that long-standing Hoosier love of basketball. The event includes a three-on-three basketball tournament for players of all skill levels and all ages. There will be a $2,500 cash prize for the overall Elite Division champions. Entry fees are between $100–$150, but are free for wheelchair teams. For more information and to register, visit indyhoopfest.net.
Mind Tripping Show features magic, laughs
The Mind Tripping Show, brought to you by the Hilton Indianapolis Hotel and Suites, switches it up by bringing a comedy performance with a twist of magic, audience interaction and entertaining mind games. Check out Mind Tripping every Friday and Saturday from now until Dec. 30. The shows go from 8:30–10 p.m. Tickets can be purchased on mindtrippingshow.com.