Sunset Cinema on the Canal

Indy Film Fest and Downtown Indy, Inc. have partnered again for Sunset Cinema on the Canal. Everyone is invited to watch FREE outdoor movies along the Canal one Thursday per month, May - August. A large movie screen will be located on the north end of the Canal near the Admiral Spruance Basin (11th Street).

Movie-goers are invited to bring blankets/chairs and picnics to enjoy the movies on the grassy areas. In addition, food and soft drinks will be available to purchase near Canal 337 by Thomas Caterers from 7:30 – 9 p.m.

The movies are:

All movies will start at dusk (around 9:15 p.m.)

For those who would enjoy an in-water, one-of-a-kind experience, individuals age 21+ can pay $20 and receive a floating innertube (to keep) to watch the movie in the Canal, along with two Sun King beers. In-water participants can register at the above links. Innertubes are limited. (Pre-registration is required; use links above.)

  Thursday, June 20, 2019
  Thursday, July 18, 2019
  Thursday, August 22, 2019
  9 p.m.–11:15 p.m.
  FREE; $20 for in-water experience (includes innertube + 2 beers)


Downtown Indy Canal Walk

The Downtown Canal Walk’s 3-mile loop is a popular urban respite for fitness enthusiasts and serenity-seekers alike. This Downtown waterfront is dotted with pedal boats and gondolas, bicycles, surreys and even Segways.

Canal Walk

(317) 327-5823

Facility Address / Phone Amenities
EZ Park Lot 535 535 North Senate Avenue
EZ Park Lot #420 317 West Michigan Street Overnight
IUPUI Gateway Garage 525 North Blackford Street
Axis Parking Garage 215 W Michigan St
Bethel AME Church Lot 414 West Vermont Street Accepts CC Overnight
IU Health Laboratory Lot 350 West 11th Street
OneAmerica Lot 4 433 North Capitol Avenue
500 North Illinois Garage 502 North Illinois Street
IUPUI Blackford Garage 725 West Michigan Street
Scottish Rite West Lot 650 North Meridian Street
Attraction Address Phone
USS Indianapolis Memorial North end Canal Walk
Freetown Village, Inc. Madame Walker Theatre Center (317) 631-1870
Madam Walker Legacy Center 617 Indiana Avenue (317) 236-2099
TwoDEEP Brewing Co. LLC 714 North Capitol Avenue (317) 653-1884
Old World Gondoliers 340 West Michigan Street (317) 340-2489
Indianapolis Cultural Trail: A Legacy of Gene and Marilyn Glick 132 West Walnut Street (317) 653-1947
Pacers Bikeshare 835 North Capitol Avenue (317) 653-1948
Admiral Raymond Spruance Memorial Basin North end Canal Walk
Raymond James Stutz Art Gallery 212 West 10th Street (317) 503-6420
Community Service Plaza 337 West 11th Street
Pathways to Peace Garden Indiana and Senate Avenues