Upcoming Events

  • SOLD OUT - Spooky Stroll
    Wed, Oct 27
    Garfield Park Conservatory
    Oct 27, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Garfield Park Conservatory, 2505 Conservatory Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203, USA
    Take a not-so-spooky stroll at Garfield Park with your little monsters this Halloween season. Join us at the Conservatory and Sunken Garden for a fun-filled evening. Pre-registration required.
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  • Día de Muertos
    Tue, Nov 02
    Garfield Park Arts Center
    Nov 02, 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
    Garfield Park Arts Center, 2432 Conservatory Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203, USA
    Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) is a traditional Mexican holiday that celebrates deceased family members through music, storytelling, food, and ofrendas (altars). Join us to learn more about this Mexican holiday and partake in the traditions.
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  • Opening Reception | Monumental Changes: History and Power in Public Art
    Nov 05, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Garfield Park Arts Center, 2432 Conservatory Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203, USA
    Explore the role of power and memory in public art as panelists address the recent removal of a Confederate monument at Garfield Park. A partnership between GPAC and IU School of Liberal Arts Museum Studies Program and Herron School of Art and Design at IUPUI.
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  • Create a Future with VR
    Sat, Nov 06
    Garfield Park Arts Center
    Nov 06, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Garfield Park Arts Center, 2432 Conservatory Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203, USA
    Put yourself at the site where the monument stood in a new way with an interactive VR program guided by the 3D/VR Initiative at University Library—IUPUI. Visitors will use virtual reality headsets to conceptualize their own public art experience by virtually painting and constructing 3D spaces.
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  • Bad Art Night
    Fri, Nov 12
    Garfield Park Arts Center
    Nov 12, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    Garfield Park Arts Center, 2432 Conservatory Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203, USA
    Join GPAC for an evening of terrible art! Trophies will be awarded for the worst possible thing created. Skills are frowned upon. Come out for some fun, some music, and a time to socialize with other inept artists.
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  • Create a Future with VR
    Sat, Nov 13
    Garfield Park Arts Center
    Nov 13, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Garfield Park Arts Center, 2432 Conservatory Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203, USA
    Put yourself at the site where the monument stood in a new way with an interactive VR program guided by the 3D/VR Initiative at University Library—IUPUI. Visitors will use virtual reality headsets to conceptualize their own public art experience by virtually painting and constructing 3D spaces.
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  • Vintage Movie Night | The Maze (1953)
    Sat, Nov 13
    Garfield Park Arts Center
    Nov 13, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Garfield Park Arts Center, 2432 Conservatory Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203, USA
    Vintage Movie Night is a monthly series that features film historian Eric Grayson as he presents a series of unique and rare vintage film titles. Movies will take place inside the Garfield Park Arts Center’s main gallery. No pre-registration required, guests will pay the night of the event.
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  • English Country Dance
    Thu, Nov 18
    Garfield Park Arts Center
    Nov 18, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
    Garfield Park Arts Center, 2432 Conservatory Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203, USA
    Join host Barry Levitt and dance caller Alice Smith-Goeke for a lively evening of dancing for all skill levels. English Country Dance is a form of social folk dance which originated in Renaissance England, and was popular until the early 19th century.
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  • Autumn Art Fair
    Sat, Nov 20
    Garfield Park Arts Center
    Nov 20, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Garfield Park Arts Center, 2432 Conservatory Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203, USA
    Our annual art fair will feature two days of handcrafted and original artworks to purchase along with free family-friendly entertainment and kids’ activities. Over forty local artists from Indianapolis and surrounding areas will be selling their one of a kind and affordable items.
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  • Autumn Art Fair
    Sun, Nov 21
    Garfield Park Arts Center
    Nov 21, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Garfield Park Arts Center, 2432 Conservatory Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203, USA
    Our annual art fair will feature two days of handcrafted and original artworks to purchase along with free family-friendly entertainment and kids’ activities. Over forty local artists from Indianapolis and surrounding areas will be selling their one of a kind and affordable items.
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  • Opening Reception | Localized
    Fri, Dec 03
    Garfield Park Arts Center
    Dec 03, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Garfield Park Arts Center, 2432 Conservatory Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203, USA
    Join us on the First Friday of every month for the opening reception of our latest exhibition. Drop in between 6:00 – 9:00 PM to mingle with local artists in the exhibition and peruse the artwork reflecting each month’s theme.
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  • Vintage Movie Night | Short Films!
    Sat, Dec 04
    Garfield Park Arts Center
    Dec 04, 7:00 PM
    Garfield Park Arts Center, 2432 Conservatory Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203, USA
    Vintage Movie Night is a monthly series that features film historian Eric Grayson as he presents a series of unique and rare vintage film titles. Movies will take place inside the Garfield Park Arts Center’s main gallery. No pre-registration required, guests will pay the night of the event.
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  • English Country Dance
    Thu, Dec 09
    Garfield Park Arts Center
    Dec 09, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
    Garfield Park Arts Center, 2432 Conservatory Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203, USA
    Join host Barry Levitt and dance caller Alice Smith-Goeke for a lively evening of dancing for all skill levels. English Country Dance is a form of social folk dance which originated in Renaissance England, and was popular until the early 19th century.
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  • Family Art Night | Clay Holiday Trees
    Fri, Dec 17
    Garfield Park Arts Center
    Dec 17, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Garfield Park Arts Center, 2432 Conservatory Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203, USA
    Bring your grandpa, daughter, cousin, or best friend to this family oriented art night! We’ll provide the project and materials; you bring the creativity!
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Effective October 4, masks are required inside all Indy Parks facilities and family centers, regardless of vaccination status. Masks will not be required when engaging in physical fitness activities or sports. Park staff are continuing to sanitize common areas, and park visitors are encouraged to continue practice social distancing where appropriate. We appreciate your patience and cooperation!