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Top 6 things to do this weekend

Posted at 11:09 AM, Apr 01, 2016

If you're a basketball fan, you're in for a real treat this weekend! Championship games in all three women's basketball divisions will be played in Indianapolis. 

NCAA Women's Final Four 

When: April 1-5

This is the third time Indianapolis has hosted the NCAA Women's Final Four. Games will be played April 3 and 5, while the NCAA Division II and III Women's Basketball Championship games will both be played April 4. It is the first time that all three divisions will play for the national championship in the same city. 

The Women's Final Four national semifinals will be played April 3 at 6 and 8:30 p.m. The Division II and III national championship games will be played on Monday, April 4 at 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. The Division I national championship game will be played on Tuesday, April 5.

There are a number of free events during the week. For more information on those, click here and here.

Women's Final Four Block Party 

When: April 2-3

Where: Georgia Street

The Women's Final Four Block Party takes place on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. 


Pinewood Derby Race

When: April 2 at 1 p.m.

They call it the "Second Greatest Spectacle in Racing." A Pinewood Derby race on a two-story, 125-foot track will take place at the Indiana State Museum. 

For more information, click here.

Great Indy Cleanup 

When: April 2

Where: All over Indy 

Keep Indianapolis Beautiful and the City of Indianapolis are kicking off the Great Indy Cleanup this weekend in neighborhoods all over the city. From April through October, residents can apply for a community cleanup. Dumpsters are available for community cleanups every weekend from April to October. 

For more information, click here.

Lunch to benefit family of Deputy Carl Koontz

When: April 2

Where: Kokomo

Both Marsh stores in Kokomo will be serving lunch in the parking lot. All of the proceeds will go to the family of Deputy Carl Koontz. 

For more information, click here.

Retro Arcade

When: Now through May 1 

Where: Indiana State Museum 

The Indiana State Museum features a pop-up arcade as part of their bicentennial celebration. The Retro Arcade features up to 22 game stations and includes both retro and current games. 

For more information, click here.


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