Thanksgiving is so November.
Indianapolis is the 13th largest city in the United States and became the capital of Indiana in 1820.
The most common nickname for Indianapolis is ‘Indy’; other nicknames include ‘Circle City’ and ‘Naptown’.
Indianapolis was designated as the “Crossroads of America” in 1847 because a railroad was
built and was the first to have all its lines meet in one union station in the city.
The Indianapolis Zoo houses over 4,000 animals and is home to the state’s largest aquarium.
It also has the country’s first totally submerged, underwater dolphin viewing dome.
The Indianapolis 500 is the largest single day sporting event in the world.
The NCAA Hall of Champions (Hall of Fame for college athletics) is located in Indianapolis
Elvis Presley’s last concert was in Indianapolis at Market Square Arena in 1977.