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Summer in Indianapolis is an exciting time packed with unique events and activities, especially around the eclectic Mass Avenue district. This lively neighborhood is known for its unique shops, restaurants, and cultural attractions. During the summer months, it becomes even more active with a range of events you can easily explore on foot. Here’s a roundup of some of the top summer events that you can easily walk or bike to from The Pointe Apartments, Mass Ave. Indianapolis.

Live Music Downtown
Enjoy a live show this summer like the Tina Turner Musical on May 4th at the Old National Centre or Janelle Monáe and Gary Clark Jr. on May 18th at the American Legion Mall.

The Original Farmers’ Market
The Indianapolis summer farmer’s market takes place on Monument Circle and runs every Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., May through October.

Presidential Porch Party
On May 16th, this annual event takes place at the Delaware Street home of President Benjamin Harrison and features live music, complimentary beverages from Sun King Brewery, and local food while exploring our newly renovated grounds and exhibits. Come back in June and July for their – Juneteenth Foodways Festival (June 14th), Annual Summer Naturalization Ceremony (July 3rd), and Independence Day Ice Cream Social (July 4th).

Indy Eleven Soccer
Catch all the excitement of Indy’s own pro soccer team at an Indy Eleven home game this summer from April through October at the IU Michael A. Carroll Track & Soccer Stadium.

Indianapolis Indians Baseball
If soccer isn’t your thing, take yourself out to the ballgame this summer to see the Indianapolis minor league baseball team in action at Victory Field. The season runs from April through October, and many seating options are available from the premium seating behind home plate to the outfield lawn.

Indy Pride Parade
Enjoy a front-row seat for the annual Indy Pride Parade on June 8th as it makes its way down Mass Ave right past The Pointe on Mass to Delaware Street.

USA Olympic Swimming Trials
The USA Olympic Swimming Trials take place in Indianapolis this year from June 15th to the 23rd with all-session and single-day tickets still available!

Mass Ave Crit
More sports! The longest-running urban bike race in the Midwest is back this year on July 12th from 4 to 9:30 p.m. and if you’re not a race participant, it’s a terrific spectator opportunity.

First Fridays on the Mass Ave Mile
Join the Mass Ave. First Fridays for a fun night out on Mass Ave. with public art, galleries, theater, dining, shopping, and cultural venues taking place from 6 to 9 p.m. on the first Friday of every month.

Mass Ave Mile Summer Festival
Head right outside your front door to Mass Ave. for this summer festival happening July 30th from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and enjoy homemade goods, arts, crafts, and clothing, and even pop-up performances by Indy Fringe!

There’s always something new to discover just a short walk from The Pointe on Mass. If you’re searching for luxury Indianapolis apartments near the city’s best art, culture, music, and food, schedule a tour at The Pointe on Mass today: 317-439-3648