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Things to do in Indy!

The Council for Exceptional Children is ecstatic to be hosting the CEC 2019 Convention & Expo in Indianapolis—a city known for fast cars and blockbuster events! While we want you to enjoy the Convention & Expo, we also want you to take advantage of everything Indy has to offer!

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Discounts, coupons, and general savings! Not only can you put a price on fun, you can lower that price with the Show Us Your Badge program. Please note, most coupons expire on December 31, 2018, but will be renewed for 2019. Check back often for updates. Learn more.

Devour Indy 
Devour Indy — Indy’s City Wide Winter Dining Experience! Devour Indy has more than 200 participating restaurants offering three-course, value-priced menus. Search the impressive list of eateries and menus by the side of town (downtown, east, midtown, north, south or west) or cuisine type. To take advantage of these special meal deals, simply determine which restaurant you would like to visit, make reservations if needed and Devour Indy!

Looking for something to do on First Friday (February 1)? Check out the activities happening on First Friday! Browse the collection of gallery openings, exhibits, and music events happening First Friday!

Dining Options Downtown
Indianapolis offers over 300 diverse dining and nightlife options for all palates and price points. With its rich soil and surrounding agriculture, Indy has been supporting farm-to-table restaurants for decades, with local farmers providing the freshest in produce and protein to menus. International fare, world-famous steakhouses, and sports bars with plenty of televisions for viewing the big game are also just around the corner. Learn more.

Traveling to and from Indy
Traveling to and around Indianapolis is easy, convenient, and affordable. Known as the Crossroads of America, Indy is within a day’s drive of over half of the country’s population. For those arriving by air, the LEED-certified Indianapolis International Airport is a short, low-traffic 15 minutes from downtown. Learn more.

Getting Around Downtown
Image of a bike share docking station in downtown Indianapolis. Know the city like the back of your hand before you even arrive in Indy for CEC 2019. Use these handy maps to easily get to where you need to be.

Things to do in Indy
From the largest single-day sporting event in the world to the largest children’s museum in the world, Indy has big surprises around every turn. Learn more.

Experience more of Indy!