Broad Ripple Park

1550 Broad Ripple Ave
Indianapolis IN  46220

Phone: (317) 327-7161

Broad Ripple Park

In the past, this site has been the home of an amusement park, carousel (now at the Indianapolis Children's Museum), a steam locomotive (now at the Transportation Museum in Noblesville), and it was the location of the Olympic tryouts for swimming in 1924, and 1952.



Broad Ripple Park (est. 1946) borders the White River and has a rich history in the community.

Family Center Programs

The park offers a wide variety of programs and activities for all ages. Programs are generally fee-based, and registration is usually required.



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Business Information


Parking: Parking Lot

Categories: Park, Swimming Pool, Tennis

Hours

Mon: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tue: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wed: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thu: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm



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Events

Soothing Meditation

Soothing Meditation
06:00 pm - 02/20/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Moon and Stars

Moon and Stars
10:00 am - 02/27/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

With the Winter Night Skies so clear, we will take advantage of that and learn a bit about the Phases of the Moon and the Constellations. Let’s start planning...

Cowboy Corral Party

Cowboy Corral Party
10:00 am - 03/07/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Giddy up partner! Join us at Broad Ripple Park for our first ever Cowboy Corral Party! Dress up in your wildest Wild West attire and ride on over for some fun, games,...

Retirement by Design

Retirement by Design
05:30 pm - 03/07/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Join for our presentation Retirement By Design. We'll discuss how you can translate your vision for retirement into tangible goals. Whether you are 10 or 40 years...

Natural Dyes and Paints

Natural Dyes and Paints
06:00 pm - 03/14/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Let's Go Fly a Kite!

Let's Go Fly a Kite!
10:00 am - 03/20/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Moonlight Madness Easter Egg Hunt

Moonlight Madness Easter Egg Hunt
07:30 pm - 03/23/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Hop on out to Broad Ripple Park for an ‘egg’-stra special flashlight surprise egg hunt. Games, arts, crafts, and refreshments are all part of this fun program....

EGGscellent Easter Egg Hunt

EGGscellent Easter Egg Hunt
10:30 am - 03/24/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Get ready for one spectacular egg hun. All kinds of candy and prizes will be hidden. There will be "egg"citing crafts, games, the bunny hop and best of all a visit...

Baskets

Baskets
10:00 am - 03/27/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Butterflies and Frogs

Butterflies and Frogs
10:00 am - 04/03/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

State Flowers and Trees

State Flowers and Trees
10:00 am - 04/10/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

We will be creating our own garden plans by making collages of flowers, trees, etc. We will also talk about the different flowers and trees each state has chosen...

Asparagus to Zucchini

Asparagus to Zucchini
06:00 pm - 04/11/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

We will cover information on cold frames, starting seeds, garden placement, soil type, companion gardening and good bugs/bad bugs. There will be several handouts...

Cold Frames

Cold Frames
10:00 am - 04/17/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Starting Seeds

Starting Seeds
10:00 am - 04/24/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Dirt Digging

Dirt Digging
10:00 am - 05/01/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

More Planting

More Planting
10:00 am - 05/08/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Edible Flowers

Edible Flowers
06:00 pm - 05/09/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

We will explore the world of Flowers you CAN eat. Learn the best uses for blossoms in salads, desserts, side dishes and even main dishes. We will be sampling some...

College: Getting There From Here

College: Getting There From Here
05:30 pm - 05/30/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Whether your children or grandchildren are learning to crawl or learning to drive, you can help make a college education a reality. Join us for our college savings...

Past Events

Full-Body Flexibility Trial

Full-Body Flexibility Trial
10:45 am - 02/13/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Join Us for a FREE Trial of Full-Body Flexibility! Lengthen and Strengthen every muscle with this focused and relaxing class. Simple, inspirational warm-up will...

Water and Erosion

Water and Erosion
10:00 am - 02/13/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Soothing Mediation Trial

Soothing Mediation Trial
10:00 am - 02/12/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Join Us for a FREE Trial of Soothing Meditation! Be gently guided to slow and center your breathing into a space of inner calm. Once relaxed, we will quiet anxieties...

Papier Mache Hearts

Papier Mache Hearts
06:00 pm - 02/07/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Bubble Art

Bubble Art
10:00 am - 02/06/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Princess Tea Party

Princess Tea Party
10:00 am - 02/06/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Join the Duchesses of Broad Ripple Park Kathy, Deb, and Jess for a fun-filled morning of crafts, games, stories, songs, and a tea party, all fit for royalty! Have...

Chinese Mandarin Children Class I

Chinese Mandarin Children Class I
09:45 am - 02/03/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

This course aims to provide a rigorous, but also fun learning experience for children that are just getting started learning Chinese. This course uses the Easy Steps...

Chinese Mandarin Youth Class I

Chinese Mandarin Youth Class I
09:00 am - 02/03/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Give your child the gift of the Chinese language! This course aims to provide a gentle introduction to learning Chinese. Our lesson plan weaves learning and play...

Edible Decorations

Edible Decorations
10:00 am - 01/30/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Going to make some Edible Accessories for Snowmen today! They can also be draped on a tree or just about anywhere. We will also be talking about Birds and when...

Lorenzo’s Group Training

Lorenzo’s Group Training
01:00 pm - 01/27/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Free Group Training for those that have completed on and off leash training program with Lorenzo’s. This is 3 of 3 sessions. This will be an on/off with advance...

VITA Free Tax Prep Kickoff

VITA Free Tax Prep Kickoff
09:00 am - 01/25/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Join the United Way of Central Indiana and their community partners as they kick off the 2018 Indy Free Tax Prep program! Citizens who made $60,000 or less in 2017...

Snowflakes

Snowflakes
10:00 am - 01/23/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

We will catch snowflakes today! But the way we will do it, you can keep them forever! We will be going outside, so please dress warm! If Mother Nature does not...

Summer Camp Early Bird Special

Summer Camp Early Bird Special
12:00 am - 01/22/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Indy Parks will focus on making this the best summer ever. Each week is carefully themed for adventure and fun. Our combination of swimming, arts, nature, crafts,...

Lorenzo’s Group Training

Lorenzo’s Group Training
01:00 pm - 01/20/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Free Group Training for those that have completed on and off leash training program with Lorenzo’s. This is 2 of 3 sessions. This will be an off leash with advance...

Animal Tracks

Animal Tracks
10:00 am - 01/16/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Dress for the Mess today! We will be making impressions and then creating a one-of-a-kind sculpture for you to take home with you as well as learn techniques for...

Lorenzo’s Group Training

Lorenzo’s Group Training
01:00 pm - 01/13/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Free Group Training for those that have completed on and off leash training program with Lorenzo’s. This is 1 of 3 sessions. This will be an on leash with advance...

Bollywood Fitness - 6 Weeks

Bollywood Fitness - 6 Weeks
11:30 am - 01/13/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Bollywood dancing with a twist! This class will definitely give you a full body workout while you dance away in the culture packed class. Pre registeration is required....

Fairy Gardens

Fairy Gardens
06:00 pm - 01/10/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

Pet Rocks

Pet Rocks
10:00 am - 01/09/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

BarreCore Trial

BarreCore Trial
07:00 pm - 01/04/2018

At Broad Ripple Park

This is a FREE trial class to try out BarreCore! Similar in structure and objective to Ballet Barre, BarreCore is faster paced and more rigorous, leaving time to...

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