Local Holiday Experiences ~ Gift Giving Guide
After reading Marie Kondo’s The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up I tried to eliminate as much clutter as possible from our home. Put when it comes to toys and kids gifts- we are beyond blessed with love from family and friends. Here is a list of experiences for those in the same boat who do not need more toys but have thoughtful loving friends and family who want to spoil your kiddos.
Indianapolis Zoo- $150 and up
The Children’s Museum- $189 and up
Connor Prairie- $110 and up
Sprouts Cooking School - skills, yummy treats and fun memories.
Bath Junkie- make a memory and a consumable at this build your own personal care product store in Carmel.
Creative Corner Art Workshops- Saturday Workshops are $30, Private Lessons are $40 and Family Art Creations are $100- gift cards available.
Broad Ripple Art Center Pop Ups- All ages and different types of arts $30-$100
Build-a-Bear- Have a fun outing to create a gift with "heart"
Urban Chalkboard- This play cafe offers parents a cafe and a fun environment for kiddos (the Baby Raves and $5 Family Nights are fantastic!)
Dave & Busters- games, food and sports at this mecca of video games and prizes
Main Event- Eat. Bowl. Play. Hey! :)
Bat and Roller Cave- Roller Cave private lessons $25-$40, $8-$10 for unlimited Swings in the Bat Cave Fri-Sun.
Great Times- Game Room, Go-Karts, Bumper Boats, Miniature Golf and an Indoor Playland
Dolphin in Water Adventure at the Zoo - Who needs a trip to the Caribbean to experience a swim with the dolphins?
Civic Theater- So many wonderful memories seeing shows and participating in their youth camps
Beef and Boards- Cinderella and Rapunzel are on the calendar for 2018
The Children’s Museum Lilly Theater- so many great entertainment options for little ones
Bankers Life- Disney on Ice and the Harlem Globetrotters are coming up in Jan '18
Old National Center- Dancing with the Stars and Les Mis are coming in early '18
Sporting Event Tickets
Indianapolis Colts- Go Horse!
Indiana Pacers- single game tickets help instill the Hoosier Hysteria from the beginning
Indiana Fever- Kids 5 and younger are FREE :)
Indianapolis Indians- The Knot Hole Kids Club is $17
Indy Eleven- $25 Kids Club Memberships
Naptown Roller Derby- Skating fun. . . and maybe some shoving