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  • Indiana Pickle Company uses local spirits, beer to brine veggies

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Pickles brined in beer, pickles brined in Moonshine – if you’re looking for some unique stocking stuffers this holiday season, the Indiana Pickle Company offers locally-made products with a unique twist. Owner Rob Carmack brines all his pickles (and other veggies) using Indiana-made beer and spirits like whiskey and moonshine. We caught up with Rob to find out what’s new this season.

  • Get ready for the new Star Wars movie with custom-built lightsabers

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Star Wars: The Last Jedi is set to be released in theaters on December 15. If you’re planning on going all out and dressing up for the movie, Cloud City Sabers can help you out with their custom-built lightsabers. We chatted with owner Jeremy Jackson about what goes into making one of the sabers, and how can get your own. Want to find out more about Cloud City Sabers? Follow their Facebook page or check out their […]

  • 2017’s hottest Christmas gifts

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — This holiday season, there are tons of great gift ideas and options out there. Katy Mann from Indy With Kids shared some gift ideas for the whole family: Gift for Baby: Dolce Toys Pull-Along Elephant Gift for Kids: smART sketcher™ Gift for the Her: Jivago Fragrances Gift for the Him: Upper Deck Grandeur Hockey Coins Gift for Pets: MuttNation™ Fueled by Miranda Lambert Collection

  • Catch the new Star Wars movie in 70 mm at the IMAX at the State Museum

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Star Wars: The Last Jedi is coming to theaters in less than a week, and fans are buying up tickets in droves. If you want to catch the movie in the 15/70 mm film version, you can do so at the IMAX Theatre at the Indiana State Museum – it’s one of less than a dozen theaters in the United States to show it in this format. We spoke with theater manager Craig Mince about what’s so […]

  • The Flower Boys offer DIY Christmas wreath classes

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — It’s one of the classic decorations you’ll see during the holidays – wreaths. The Flower Boys were inspired by a unique family business, and now their flower shop not only brings joy to customers, but also gives back to the Indy community. They even offer DIY classes you can take to learn how to make some of their awesome arrangements yourself. We caught up with owners Jake Rupp and Jake Smith as well as lead designer Jeanette […]

  • Arsenal Tech faculty present “Elf, The Musical”

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. —  Buddy was a baby in an orphanage who stowed away in Santa’s sack and ended up at the North Pole, raised as an elf. Years later, he finds out where he was born and takes a trip to New York City – that is the story being brought to the stage by the faculty at Arsenal Tech High School. You can catch the last performance on Saturday, December 9 at 7 p.m. We caught up with director […]

  • Yellow Submarine animator Ron Campbell visiting Indy

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — The Beatles dominated the music charts in the 60’s and now, more than five decades later, they continue to be one of the most celebrated music groups. Illustrator and animator Ron Campbell is a big part of the Beatles’ history – he directed the Saturday morning Beatles cartoon series and also animated the film Yellow Submarine. Ron’s non-Beatles related works include the Flintstones, Smurfs, Jetsons, Scooby Doo and many more. Ron will be in Indianapolis from December […]

  • Indiana Ballet Conservatory presents The Nutcracker

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — It’s a holiday tradition that has stood the test of time – Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker. The Indiana Ballet Conservatory will present its 8th annual production of the show from December 14 through December 17 at The Toby Theatre. We spoke with Alyona Yakovleva-Randall, the ballet’s artistic director, about what the audience can expect from this year’s show. Want to find more about The Nutcracker or buy tickets? Click here.  

  • Cyber Monday deals for the whole family

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Cyber Monday is just around the corner and some of the hottest items this year will be available for a deep discount. From warm weather travel, to the coolest new pillow on the market, you’ll want to take advantage of these great online deals. Katy Mann from Indy With Kids stopped by to show as a few of the items available: Brackitz – 40% off Tanda Pillow – 40%off & Free shipping PARA’KITO – 40% off using […]

  • Star Trek convention returns to Indianapolis

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — It’s an Indianapolis tradition – every year on Thanksgiving weekend, Star Trek fans from around the state and country converge on Indianapolis for Starbase Indy, a Trek-themed convention. Fans get to enjoy celebrity appearances and autograph sessions, as well as vendors, live music, discussion panels and so much more. This year, Starbase Indy is also introducing its new mission  to celebrate Star Trek’s vision of the future through humanitarianism and STEM education today. We caught up with […]