We're coming off of one of Indy's coldest winters in history. But the heat is on for a hot summer of activities and events throughout Downtown. To showcase what's just around the corner, Indianapolis Downtown, Inc. will hold the Great Downtown Indy Hunt for Heat Friday, April 18 beginning at 8 a.m. in partnership with St. Elmo Steakhouse. Individuals can hunt for "treats" throughout Downtown led by clues on Facebook driving folks to more than 40 hidden sites with great prizes including gift certificates to concerts, attractions, restaurants, hotels and more. . . plus a bottle of St. Elmo Cocktail Sauce!
St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church
126 W. Georgia St.
Easter Sunday masses begin at 8 and 11 a.m.
Roberts Park United Methodist Church
401 N. Delaware St.
Easter services begin at 8:30 and 10:30 a.m.
Community Sunrise Service outside Marsh Supermarket
Corner of Alabama and New York streets
Service takes place in the courtyard of the Marsh Supermarket on Easter morning at 7 a.m.
Central Christian Church
701 N. Delaware St.
Easter worship services begin at 10:30 a.m.
Saint Mary Catholic Church
317 N. New Jersey St.
Easter Sunday masses: 8 a.m. bilingual mass, 10:30 a.m. English mass, 1:15 p.m. Spanish mass
Click here to see all Downtown places of worship
From 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Adobo offers a special Easter brunch buffet with a number of appetizer, entrée and dessert options including quesadillas, tamales, empanadas and more.
$21.99 adults; $10.99 children 10 and under
Join the Prop for an Easter egg hunt at 11 a.m. followed by a traditional Easter buffet with seatings at noon, 12:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 3:15 p.m. on April 20. Call for reservations.
$28 adults; $15 children 12 and under
Market Table at CityWay
Treat your taste buds from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. with Market Table's Easter Brunch. Hop from station to station to indulge in everything from a display of local fruit and cheese to carving and sauté stations.
$29 adults; $16 children 7 - 12; FREE children 6 and under
Omni Severin Hotel
Enjoy a special brunch menu with "The Art of Breakfast," a raw bar, carving stations, a dessert and candy bar and more from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the historic Severin Ballroom. Also enjoy live entertainment, a Bloody Mary and Mimosa bar, family photographs, cookie decorating and a children's movie theatre.
$59 adults; $49 seniors; $28 children 6 - 12
Osteria Pronto at JW Marriott Indianapolis
Enjoy a brunch at Osteria Pronto in the JW Marriott from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.. Brunch will feature breakfast favorites including farm fresh eggs, Belgium waffles, apple smoked bacon and more. Also enjoy lunch favorites including pasta, Indiana lamb, maple bourbon glazed ham pan seared trout and treats for the kid in all of us.
$39+ adults; $19.50 children 3-12; FREE children under 3
Ruth Chris Steak House
Stop by Ruth's Chris brunch buffet from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. and enjoy a raw bar and omelet and carving stations. The regular dinner menu is availabe from 4 - 9 p.m.
$34.95 adults; $12.95 children 12 and younger
Chef Scott's Easter Buffet returns this year with 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. seatings. A full display of all of your favorites will be available as well as a miniature custom buffet for junior Skyline Club children.
$44.95 members; $49.95 non-members; $24.95 ages 13 - 17; $15.95 ages 6 - 12; $8.95 ages 2 - 5.
The Capital Grille
Celebrate Easter Sunday with a special prix fixe brunch from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The menu will feature smoked salmon, lobster eggs benedict, bone -in dry aged sirloin, irresistible desserts and more.
$49 adults; $18 children
The Eagle's Nest at Hyatt Regency
The Eagle's Nest offering will host an Easter brunch from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Enjoy made to order eggs, seafood and sushi, desserts and more.
$45 adults; $22.50 children 5 - 10; FREE children under 4
Have an a la carte Easter brunch until 2 p.m. or dinner served all day. Breakfast selections include firehouse egg, iron skillet hash, chocolate cherry pretzel bread French toast and more. Dinner includes house smoked bourbon glazed ham, wood-roasted leg of lamb and smoked strip loin.
Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Indianapolis Propylaeum
Bring the kids to the Prop on April 20 for the annual Easter egg hunt starting at 11 a.m. rain or shine. Bring your camera for pictures!
A Very Bunny Breakfast at the Indiana State Museum
Enjoy a breakfast at Indiana state Museum, complete with live music and holiday cahracters. Visit with the Easter bunny, participate in an Easter egg hunt, listen to Mother Goose tell a story and more.
$23 adult members; $28 adult non-members; $15 children members; $20 children non-members
Bunny Rock 5K and Egg Hunt at White River State Park
Every participant in this Easter morning 5K run/walk will receive bunny ears, sunglasses and a t-shirt. As competitors race the course, there will various activities available for families and kids of all ages: an egg hunt with 3,000 candy filled eggs (for children ages 2 - 8), a live Petting Zoo and opportunities to take a picture with the Easter Bunny.
Circle Centre Mall
Circle Centre will be open Sunday from noon - 6 p.m. Restaurant and entertainment venue hours may vary.
Easter at the Zoo
Visit the Indianapolis Zoo on Easter Sunday to see Zoo babies and learn about these young animals during keeper chats. The Zoo puts a "wild" spin on the traditional Easter egg hunt: find the large Zoo-themed eggs hidden throughout the Zoo and White River Gardens. Stop by Cafe on the Commons for festive, tasty treat.
White River State Park
All White River State Park attractions will be open on Easter Sunday with the exception of the NCAA Hall of Champions.