Keeping the little ones entertained during the winter months can be a challenge.  There's a lot of energy to be released and they need something to do that will keep them engaged. But when the weather gets rough, you need someplace inside to take them.  The good news is that Indy has a great selection of venues to keep the kids active during the winter, or the summer for that matter. Here's a few of the best places to take your kids to have fun indoors in Indianapolis.


This indoor venue offers bowling, laser tag, arcade games and billiards.  They also have private rooms for fun gatherings and groups.  You can eat at the full restaurant, concessions, or enjoy a drink from the bar.  Fun for the whole family as you can meet up with friends or just watch the kids have fun.


The name says it all.  This incredible complex features everything from a huge obstacle climber, inflatable play areas, party rooms, arcade games, laser tag, bowling, theater, sports fields for soccer, volleyball, flag football, frisbee, basketball and lacross, all in one huge facility.  They also include a fitness center for the adults.


Carter's is a great place for children with various sensibilities to play.  If you have a child with developmental issues, Carter's provides an environment that is inclusive and encourages all children to reach their potential.


Zip City is the only place in the world to go for indoor zip lining! There's 4 Zip Lines, each spanning almost 275 feet long and 3 Stories High. Riders can be propelled up to 20 mph! This one-of-a-kind Zip Line system can accommodate almost 250 riders per hour, greatly reducing any waiting time during peak hours. Or enjoy playing on the trampolines, climbing the rock wall, laser tag, and indoor soccer.  There's also an arcade and the Sky Lounge sports bar.

Looking for more fun things to do in Indianapolis?  Check out this list and have fun while staying warm this winter.