Mar 29, 2024 - Things to Do

Where to go for Easter brunch, plus more weekend events

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Even if Hoosiers don't go to church this Sunday, they still might go to brunch.

Zoom in: Indianapolis is overflowing with Easter brunch options for all ages. Here are a few options to aid your search for the perfect place to fuel up before egg hunting.

ğŸŽ· Gallery Courtyard at Bottleworks Hotel, 850 Massachusetts Ave., will host food, special cocktails and live music from local saxophone player Rob Dixon with seating times at 10:30am or 1pm.

  • Tickets are $85 and include a mimosa bar. Children 2 and under are free.

🐟 Ocean Prime will open its doors for brunch from 11am-3pm at their 8555 N. River Rd. location.

  • The restaurant's regular dinner menu resumes at 3pm.

🥂 Hotel Carmichael at 1 Carmichael Square in Carmel will roll out the buffet lines and carving stations starting at 11am.

  • Tickets are $100 for adults and $45 for children 12 and under. Adult tickets include one mimosa.

🍳 The Alexander, 333 S. Delaware St., still serves brunch from 11am-2:30pm.

  • Tickets are $50 for adults and $18 for children between the ages of 4 and 12, and free for kids 3 and under.

Here are the rest of our picks for the weekend:

🏊 Watch the nation's best swimmers and divers during the final two days of the NCAA Division 1 men's championships this weekend at IUPUI's natatorium, 901 W. New York St.

🦕 See a lifesize T-Rex during Jurassic Quest at the Indiana State Fairgrounds and Event Center, 1202 E. 38th St.

  • The event will be open from 9am-8pm Friday and Saturday, and 9am-7pm Sunday.
  • General admission tickets start at $22.

🥚 Go on an adult Easter egg hunt Friday at 6pm at Daniel's Vineyard, 9061 N 700 W in McCordsville.

ğŸŽ² Dedicate a weekend to tabletop gaming at Who's Yer Con at Indianapolis Marriott East.

  • Games will be held from 8am-midnight Friday and Saturday, and 8am-6pm Sunday.
  • Tickets start at $10.

🏀 Watch the Pacers take on the Lakers Friday at 7pm at Gainbridge Fieldhouse, 125 S. Pennsylvania St.

ğŸŽ¸ Rock out with Origami Angel Friday at 7:30pm at Old National Centre, 502 N. New Jersey St.

ğŸŽ¤ Spend an evening with comedian and BET "Comic View" legend Don "DC" Curry at Helium Comedy Club, 10 W. Georgia St.

  • Curry will perform 7pm and 9:30pm Friday, 6pm and 8:30pm Saturday and 7pm Sunday.
  • Tickets start at $24.

⚽ See the Indy Eleven continue their 11th season Saturday at 7pm in a matchup against Detroit at Carroll Stadium, 1001 W. New York St.

🏃 Run it out during the 10th anniversary of the Easter Egg 5K at White River State Park.

  • Tickets for a kids dash that starts at 10:50am Saturday are $20.
  • Tickets for the 5K and egg hunt starting at 11am are $45.

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