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Greenwood (Indiana)

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Greenwood [1] is a city in the Nine-County Region of Indiana.

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Get in[edit]

By car[edit]

Greenwood sits just south of the capital, Indianapolis. I-65 heads north-south from Indianapolis into Greenwood. US-31 runs north-south through the city. US-37 runs north-south just to the west of the city.

By plane[edit]

  • Greenwood Municipal Airport 749 E County Line Rd., Greenwood. +1 317 881-0887. [2]
  • Indianapolis International Airport 2500 S. High School Rd., Indianapolis +1 317 487-7243.[3] Greenwood is about 20 - 25 minutes from the airport.
  • Eagle Creek Airport 4101 Dandy Trail, Indianapolis +1 317 293-6935. [4] Greenwood is about 30 - 35 minutes from the airport.

By bus[edit]

  • Greyhound 350 S. Illinois St., Indianapolis. +1 317 267-3076. [5] Greenwood is about 25 minues from the bus station. Indianapolis would be the closest bus station. The next closest would be the one in Terre Haute, which is around 1 hour or so.

By train[edit]

  • Amtrak 350 S. Illinois St., Indianapolis. [6] Greenwood is about 25 minutes from the train station.

Get around[edit]

By car[edit]

The easiest way to get around Greenwood is by car.

By bus[edit]

  • IndyGo +1 317 635-3344. [7] IndyGo services all over Indianapolis and surrounding areas.

By taxi[edit]

Most taxis and cabs service only around Indianapolis. They become pricey due to the 20 - 30 minutes from Indianapolis to Greenwood.

  • Indianapolis Yellow Cab +1 317 487-7777. [8]

See[edit][add listing]

  • Westside Park West Main Street, Greenwood.
  • Surina Square Park Surina Way, Greenwood.
  • Old City Park Meridian Street, Greenwood.
  • Woodmen Park behind Ashmore Apartments, Greenwood.
  • Craig Park Smith Valley Road, Greenwood.
  • Northeast Park Annex Fry Road west of NW Park, Greenwood.
  • Summerfield Park Worthville Road, Greenwood.
  • Trails Park Fry Road, Greenwood.
  • Greenwood Skate Park in Northeast Park
  • Greenwood Amphitheater located in Surina Square Park directly behind the Greenwood Community Center
  • Greater Greenwood Community Band The Greater Greenwood Community Band is sanctioned and supported by the City of Greenwood Indiana. The band seeks to enrich the community while allowing individual musical expression and growth among its members.
  • Downtown Greenwood Downtown Greenwood still holds a very small town feeling with the shops and services.
  • Greenwood Church.  edit


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Parks[edit]

  • Westside Park West Main Street, Greenwood.
  • Surina Square Park Surina Way, Greenwood.
  • Old City Park Meridian Street, Greenwood.
  • Woodmen Park behind Ashmore Apartments, Greenwood.
  • Craig Park Smith Valley Road, Greenwood.
  • Northeast Park Annex Fry Road west of NW Park, Greenwood.
  • Summerfield Park Worthville Road, Greenwood.
  • Trails Park Fry Road, Greenwood.
  • Greenwood Skate Park in Northeast Park
  • Southwestway Park.  edit

Festivals and events[edit]

  • Freedom Festival It offers a parade, the BBQ, food & business vendors, Old Towne Merchants Association Street Fair, live entertainment, concerts, Kids' Fairs, fireworks and much more. It is held in late June/early July.
  • Farmer's Market Every Saturday morning, there is a local farmers' market. There is great variety including fresh produce, honey, gourds, herbs, hanging baskets, cut flowers, and bedding plants. It is found behind the Greenwood Public Library - south of Main Street off of Madison or Meridian Avenue.
  • Our Lady of Greenwood Festival It is held during the summer varying between June and July. It is a small festival with rides and games. Or, in a sense, it is like a small town carnival. It is located at Our Lady of Greenwood School.

Spas[edit]

  • Hot Spring Spas of Indianapolis 1279 N Emerson Ave +1 317 884-3445. [9]
  • A Touch of Beauty 88 Us Highway 31 S +1 317 859-8895. [10]
  • Joyful Creations Day Spa 360 S Madison Ave +1 317 889-8090.
  • Daydreams Massage Therapy by Jill John, CMT 432 S Emerson Ave Ste 320 +1 317 883-4966. [11]
  • Roberts Salon & Day Spa 899 Loews Blvd +1 317 881-8207. [12]
  • Studio 135 Salon & Day Spa 1259 N State Road 135 Ste G +1 317 882-8787. [13]

Other[edit]

  • Southern Bowl 1010 S. US 31, Greenwood. [14]
  • Regal Theatres Greenwood Park 14 461 Greenwood Park South Dr +1 317 884-1780. [15]

Learn[edit]

University[edit]

  • Indiana Baptist College 1301 W. County Line Rd. [16]

Buy[edit][add listing]

Greenwood has many places to shop. However, most shopping in Greenwood is for everyday items such as grocery stores, furniture stores, sports items, and etc. Here are places to shop that might be of interest for those from out of town.

  • Greenwood Park Mall 1251 U.S. 31 N, Greenwood. +1 317 881-6758. [17] The most recently renovated mall around town. Shops at the Mall: FYE, American Eagle, PacSun, Sears, Macy's, Old Navy, JC Penny's, Aeropostale, and more.
  • Downtown Greenwood The small town feeling of downtown Greenwood has a few shops.

Places with everyday items are: Meijer, Dollar General, Target, Marsh, Menard's, Sam's Club, and more.

Eat[edit][add listing]

  • Jonathan Byrd's Cafeteria 100 Byrd Way. +1 317 881-8888. [18] The world's biggest cafeteria. Yes, cafeteria. Your wildest fantasies will come true here. Well, cafeteria wise. They also offer their food to go and desserts galore. Jonathan Byrd is a millionare and also has one of the world's biggest collections if Bibles. You can see some on display here too. Vegetarian friendly.
  • Egg Roll No.1 640 US 31 S +1 317 889-9988. This is a family owned Chinese fast-food restaurant. It has been said to be one of the best in the area. It has carry-out and dine in.
  • Olive Garden 1274 US 31 N +1 317 887-3030. [19] It is a dine-in Italian restaurant.
  • Bucca Di Beppo 659 US 31 N +1 317 884-2822. [20] Also an italian restaurant.
  • Mark Pi's China Gate 916 East Main Street +1 317 888-1689. [21] It is a Chinese restaurant.
  • Logan's Roadhouse 600 Greenwood Park North +1 317 865-7399. [22]
  • Smokey Bones BBQ & Grill 780 US Highway 31 North +1 317 859-6499. [23]
  • Denny's Restaurant 1253 Southpark Drive +1 317 888-4779. [24]
  • Bob Evans Restaurant [25]
  • Casa Miguel's Mexican Restaurant 102 South Madison Avenue +1 317 888-9010.
  • Four Seasons Family Restaurant 1140 North State Road 135 +1 317 859-1985.
  • Steak N Shake 247 West Smith Valley Road [26]
  • TGI Friday's 1251 US Highway 31 North [27]
  • Chili's 1281 US Highway 31 North [28]
  • Applebee's 1251 US Highway 31 North [29]
  • Outback Steakhouse 7525 US 31 South +1 317 881-6283.
  • Damon's 1691 West Curry Road +1 317 883-1900.
  • O'Charley's 886 South State Road 135 +1 317 859-9191.
  • Ryan's Steakhouse 8180 US 31 South [30]
  • Bonefish Grill 1001 North State Road 135 +1 317 884-3992.

Drink[edit][add listing]

Coffee[edit]

  • Strange Brew 4800 W Smith Valley Rd +1 317 881-5282.
  • Lonesome Pine Cafe 67 N Madison Ave +1 317 887-8700.
  • Nick's Cafe 1251 US 31 N +1 317 888-5001.
  • Piper's Cafe & Catering 172 Melody Ave +1 317 888-7667.
  • Hula Bean Coffee & Ice Ceam 1642 South Olive Branch Parke Lane +1 317 893-2652.

Liquor[edit]

  • Rounder's Sports Bar & Grill 137 S Madison Ave +1 317 807-1155.
  • Blind Pig 147 S Madison Ave +1 317 882-7892.
  • Stew's Bar & Grille 1675 W Smith Valley Rd +1 317 885-8863. CLOSED Moved to County Line and Emerson Road, Not yet open, No further information is available.
  • Main Street Exit the Lounge 1031 E Main St +1 317 425-5846.

Winery[edit]

  • Chateau Thomas Winery 6291 Cambridge Way Plainfield, IN 46168+1 317 837-9463.

Sleep[edit][add listing]

There are many places to stay in Greenwood.

  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Greenwood 1180 Wilson Dr [31]
  • Red Roof Inn 110 Sheek Rd [32]
  • Greenwood Moose Lodge 813 W Smith Valley Rd +1 317 889-3494.
  • Lees Inn and Suites Greenwood 1281 S Park Dr +1 317 865-0100. [33]
  • Intown Suites 887 E Main St +1 317 865-0920. [34]
  • Red Carpet Inn/Fantasuite 1117 E Main St +1 317 882-2211. [35]
  • Persimmon Tree Bed & Breakfast 1 N Madison Ave +1 317 889-0849.

Get Out[edit]

Outside of Greenwood[edit]

  • Indianapolis - just north on I-65 and has an endless amount of things to do that aren't in Greenwood


Routes through Greenwood
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