Enjoy a free event or attraction each day as part of the 12 Free Days of Christmas around downtown Indy. It starts on Friday, December 13th and runs through the 24th. The Free Days include free ice skating and free museum admission.
Enjoy song, dance and Santa...at A Beef & Boards Christmas. The variety show is at the Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre through December 23rd.
It's a Big Band Christmas, from the Indianapolis Jazz Orchestra, at the Jazz Kitchen on Tuesday, December 10th.
See a timeless classic! Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol", is at the IRT, through December 24th.
Give the gift of life. Join WTHR and the Indianapolis Colts at the Bleed Blue Blood Drive and Health Fair on Saturday, December 14th. Donate blood and get autographs from Colts players and a Colts football, featuring Colts Punter Pat McAfee. Register for an appointment today.
Santa Claus is in town! Register your family for Breakfast with Santa at some area YMCA's on Saturday, December 7th or Saturday, December 14th, from 8 to 11 a.m.
Experience a kids' winter wonderland, a holiday parade and a ChristmasTree lighting at Broad Ripple Lights Up. It's Friday, December 13th, from 2 to 7 p.m.
Get tickets to hear holiday quartets and choirs, at the Capital City Chorus' Holiday Harmony show. It's at the Schrott Center for the Arts, at Butler University, Sunday, December 8th, at 5 p.m.
Get tickets for Carol of Homes. Tour six Zionsville area homes, decorated for the holidays, and hear Zionsville High School's Show Choirs perform in each home. It's Saturday, December 7th, from 10 to 4.
Children can meet Santa and ride the Santa Claus Express at Celebration Crossing. It's at the Indiana State Museum, through December 31st.
Watch a legend perform and help send students to college. Get tickets to see Chaka Khan at the UNCF Masked Ball, December 13th. It's at the Indianapolis Downtown Marriott.
If you love trains, check out the family-friendly holiday train and poinsettia show at Christmas at Garfield. It's at Garfield Park Conservatory on Saturday, December 14th.
Tour a country home, decorated for the holidays, in the 1940's. Experience Christmas at Lilly House, at the Indianapolis Museum of Art, through January 6th.
Enjoy holiday-themed animal shows, Carolers, Santa and twinkling lights at Christmas at the Zoo. This popular holiday tradition runs through December 30th.
You can ice skate, see Santa, holiday performances, and buy Christmas trees at City Sidewalks. This new holiday event is on Georgia Street downtown Friday, December 13th and Saturday, the 14th.
Use your creative talents for the holidays. Join a Cookie and Gingerbread House Contest in downtown Franklin, Saturday, December 7th. Register today.
Get into the holiday spirit at Fishers Winter Wonderland. It kicks off, at the Nickel Plate District Amphitheatre, on December 6th and runs through December 31st.
Take the whole family for a tour of Gingerbread Village at Conner Prairie. Check out creative and amazing gingerbread houses, constructed by amateurs and professionals, through January 5th.
Help fund college scholarships for students. Attend Holiday Soul Celebration at the Marten House Hotel, Saturday, December 8th, at 6:30 p.m.
A new exhibit is now open - a hidden graveyard of ancient elephants unearthed in Indiana. See Ice Age Giants: The Mystery of Mammoths and Mastodons, at the Indiana State Museum.
Hear free holiday performances from area choirs, orchestras and bands, at the Indianapolis Artsgarden, through December 19th.
The Indianapolis Opera presents "Amahl and the Night Visitors" - a story surrounding the Three Wise Men. It's at the Basile Opera Center through Sunday, December 15th.
Help prevent human trafficking, which some people call "modern-day slavery". Attend an awareness event on Thursday, December 12th. It's the Traffic Jam Open Mic Night from IUPUI's Campus Coalition Against Trafficking.
All aboard! See model trains and replicas of landmarks across the nation in "Jingle Rails: The Great Western Adventure." It's at the Eiteljorg Museum, through January 19th.
Kids can enjoy the Yule Slide and more at Jolly Days Winter Wonderland. It's at the Children's Museum, through January 5th.
See the traveling exhibit, Matisse, Life in Color, at the Indianapolis Museum of Art. It's at the IMA, through January 12th.
Butler Ballet performs a holiday classic. Get tickets to see The Nutcracker at Clowes Memorial Hall December 5th through December 8th.
Get tickets for the Indiana Ballet Conservatory's presentation of The Nutcracker. It's at the Indianapolis Museum of Art December 12th through the 15th.
Meet Santa and Mrs. Claus on the Polar Bear Express train. The train rides depart from the Fishers Train Station through December 31st.
Kids can wear pajamas while watching the Polar Express! Join the Polar Pajama Party, at the IMAX Theatre downtown, Friday and Saturday nights, through December 21st.
Help children in the hospital. Buy Riley Holiday Cards, designed by children patients. You'll find them in Riley Hospital gift shops or you can buy them online. The card sales benefit children programs and services at Riley Hospital for Children.
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, from December 5th through the 8th. The Circus is involved in a community project that you can attend. Watch an elephant paint part of a mini-barn for Habitat for Humanity. Make a donation, of $10 or more, and get a free circus ticket.
Help the hungry during the holidays. Join WTHR Cares and Kroger for the Share Your Feast food drive for area food banks. Donate money or buy pre-bagged food at Kroger Stores through Christmas Eve.
Buy a WTHR Sunrise Cookbook, at Kroger, to benefit United Christmas Service which helps families in need during the holidays. Our Sunrise Team will autograph cookbooks on Thursday, December 12th, at the Southport Kroger and Friday, December 13th, at the Nora Kroger. You can also adopt a family or donate money online to the United Christmas Service, from United Way.
See Irving Berlin's White Christmas. The heartwarming musical is at Footlite Musicals, in downtown Indianapolis, through December 15th.
Step into a scene from the movie "A Christmas Story" and enjoy holiday activities at Winterfest at the Indiana History Center. The holiday event lasts through December 28th.
Experience the "You Are There Exhibits", as photographs come to life, at the Indiana History Center.
Get tickets to the Yuletide Celebration with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, featuring gospel singer Sandi Patty and the von Trapp Family Singers. They're the great-grandchildren of Captain and Maria von Trapp, from the "Sound of Music". Yuletide Celebration lasts through December 23rd.
Links to the FCC website to view WTHR and/or WALV’s on-line public inspection files:
WTHR: https://stations.fcc.gov/station-profile/WTHR || WALV: https://stations.fcc.gov/station-profile/WALV
Individuals with disabilities may contact Jill Pursell at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 317.655.5602, for assistance with access to the public inspection files.