The Best Events For Indianapolis In April
Want to know what to do in Indianapolis this April? Well, you're in luck because a lot is going on in The Circle City. With a month that features events like Elton John's farewell tour and Dear Evan Hanson's opening night, you won't have trouble finding something to do. So here are our suggestions for the best events, from the biggest concerts to local gems. Or feel free to see what’s going on in Indianapolis
The Best April Concerts In Indianapolis
April 1: Vanessa Williams -- Palladium, Carmel
Whether you like pop, dance, R&B, or jazz, you know who Venessa Williams is. Now she comes to the Palladium in Carmel for an unforgettable night of music.
April 1: Elton John -- Farewell Yellow Brick Road -- Gainbridge Fieldhouse
After a half-century of touring, this rock legend is ready to let the sun go down on him. If you ever want to see Sir Elton John live in Indy, you’ll want to be at the Gainbridge Fieldhouse on April 1.
April 21: Justin Bieber -- Justice World Tour -- Gainbridge Fieldhouse
His 2021 world tour may have been delayed for COVID, but now Justin Bieber is coming to Indy and Gainbridge Fieldhouse. Unfortunately, everything but upper balconies is already sold out on the primary, but plenty is available on Only Indy Tickets.
The Best April Theater And Comedy In Indianapolis
April 1-April 3: Mean Girls -- Murat Theater
If you're a fan of the movie, this is the musical for you. But, if you've never seen the Tina Fey comedy, you're in for an entertaining ride. The Mean Girls musical brings laughs and warmth while skewering high-school culture. It's definitely a great time at the Murat to share with friends.
April 15: Deon Cole -- Egyptian Room at Old National
You may recognize Deon Cole from his role as Charlie Telphy from the ABC comedy Black-ish, but you may also know him from his Netflix comedy special, Deon Cole: Cole Hearted. If you haven’t had a chance to watch Deon Cole in person, now’s your chance.
April 26 - May 1: Dear Evan Hanson -- Murat Theater
Six-time Tony Winner, Dear Evan Hansen makes its way to the Murat on April 26. The musical follows Evan Hansen, a high-school boy that "invents an important role for himself that he did not earn." The play is heartfelt and inventive, but the music will stay in your head for days on end.
The Best April Sports Events In Indianapolis
April 5: Indianapolis Indians Opening Night -- Victory Field
Nothing beats an opening night at the ol' ballpark. And on April 5, the Indianapolis Indians take on the Omaha Storm Chasers. If you haven't been to Victory Field, you won't find a better time than Opening Night.
April 5: Last Pacers Home Game -- Gainbridge Fieldhouse
Watch the Indiana Pacers take on the new-look Philadelphia 76ers. It's the last home game of the season and a great chance to see how James Harden and Joel Embiid play together for the 76ers.
April 9-10: Monster Jam -- Lucas Oil Stadium
You're missing out if you haven't been to a Monster Jam. It's loud. It's crazy. It's the ultimate in monster truck racing. And it's coming to Lucas Oil Stadium on April 9!