Talk to an agent about your upcoming project
Request a callback

Top Concert venues in Indianapolis, IN

SuperHost
An Exceptional Bar in Indianapolis
  • $100/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Indianapolis, IN
SuperHost
A Top Notch Outdoor Event Space in Indianapolis
  • $150/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Indianapolis, IN
SuperHost
Perfect Getaway for Lunch in Indianapolis
  • $170/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Indianapolis, IN
SuperHost
A Versatile Theater in Indianapolis (Full Buyout)
  • $2000/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • Indianapolis, IN

How to find Concert venues in Indianapolis, IN
Explore Concert venue in Indianapolis, IN and book your location in minutes.

1. Search

Browse a wide variety of locations or search for specific features

2. Book

Connect with hosts to ask questions and nail down the details

3. Complete

Elevate your next project or event with a unique venue

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need my own production or event insurance in Indianapolis?
Yes. All renters are required to carry Comprehensive Liability and Property Damage insurance with liability coverage of no less than $1,000,000.
What protection plans are available for bookings in Indianapolis on Giggster?
Giggster offers Damage Protection coverage that you can add to a booking at checkout. Learn more about Giggster's Damage Protection coverage.
What types of locations can I book in Indianapolis?
You can choose from 42 types! Just search for locations in Indianapolis at giggster.com, then click 'Filters' to look for something specific.
How many Concert venues are available in Indianapolis?
Right now, there are 45 Concert venues available in Indianapolis.
What payment methods does Giggster accept for Indianapolis bookings?
You can pay for your booking with a credit card, or with ACH or wire transfer for bookings over $4k.
What is the cancellation policy for Indianapolis guests on Giggster?
Refund options vary, based on when the booking is canceled. Learn more about Giggster's cancellation and refund policy.
What are the cleaning and safety policies for Indianapolis locations on Giggster?
Now more than ever, your health and safety is our number one priority. We've outlined specific health and safety requirements for both hosts and guests. Learn more about Giggster's COVID-19 Health & Safety Measures.
What locations available near Indianapolis?
You'll find up to 42 different types of locations in Indianapolis. Just start a search at giggster.com and narrow things down with the 'Filter' option.
Is there an extra cost to add more attendees to my Indianapolis booking?
Yes. Pricing tiers are based on group size. For example, if you booked a space for a group of 1-5 for $30/hr, the price per person is $6/hr. Each additional person would increase the rate by $6/hr.
How much are average location rentals in Indianapolis?
Rental rates vary with the type and features of the location, but the average rate in Indianapolis is $495 per hour.
Why should I choose Giggster over other platforms offering rentals in Indianapolis?
Giggster's got your back — and we know our stuff. Our Customer Support team is knowledgeable and accessible, we offer white glove Concierge service to help you find the perfect location, and we're experts on the unique needs of production teams.
What is the price range for Concert venues in Indianapolis, IN?
Booking prices vary with the property type, features, and rental length, but generally a 1-hour booking will be in the range of $100 to $2000.
Which Concert venues are most popular in Indianapolis, IN in 2022?
How do I book a Indianapolis location on Giggster?
When you find the right venue, you can connect with the host to get additional info and work out the details. Once everything is all set, you can book and pay for the location in a couple of clicks. Learn more about booking locations.
How do I cancel a Indianapolis reservation request?
You can contact our team to request a cancellation. Learn more about our cancellation policy.

Find Concert venues in Indianapolis, IN

About Indianapolis

Indianapolis, or Indy as it is known, is the state capital of Indiana. Besides being the most populous city in the state of Indiana, it is also known for the iconic Indianapolis 500 and the racetrack that hosts it. Besides racing, Indy is known to have abundant green space, featuring lots of natural parks and places to visit in the great outdoors.

As far as climate, Indianapolis is relatively dry and mild for most of the year, with the winter varying from slightly cold to downright frigid depending on the snow and other factors. The little rain and large population makes finding a concert venue a bit easier and with a city this size finding an audience shouldn’t be too hard either.

Concert Options in Indianapolis

Concerts aren’t just shows, they are experiences. However, putting on one of these experiences takes a lot of work. Having all the equipment and tools necessary to put on the show after you’ve even found the right Indianapolis concert venue can be difficult. Indy has everything you’ll need, from sound and lighting to new instruments and repairs so all you have to do is focus on getting ready for the show.

  • Instruments
    If you’re going to put on a concert of any sort, then you need your instruments to be in good shape. Whether this means you need new gear, just need to rent a few pieces or want your own gear tuned up to make sure it's in tip top shape, it’s a good idea to check out one of the many instrument shops in Indy to get everything in order before the big show.

  • Sound
    You can’t put on a concert if you don’t sound good. That includes not just instruments, but the actual devices you use to project sound to the audience, namely microphones, speakers, mixers, and other audio equipment. You may have some of your own, but you can’t always expect the Indianapolis concert venue to supply you with what you need. It's important to seek out equipment suppliers to get what you require before the show gets here.

  • Lighting
    Part of the atmosphere of any good concert is the lighting, whether you’re a jazz band, rock legend, or throwing a rave style dance concert, the lighting sets the mood for the entire show. While a good concert venue will have some lighting, if you’re trying to make your show the best it can be, then it’s a good idea to try and customize your setup and rent or buy what you need.

Concert Companies in Indianapolis

Putting on a concert is a challenge at best, but an interesting one. Call on the experts to make your concert venue in Indianapolis the best.

  • Sam Ash Music Stores
    While it is now a renowned chain of stores that sell instruments, the original Sam Ash was opened in 1924. Offering instruments of all types, as well as accessories and other gear, Sam Ash Music Stores have high quality service and expert advice for everything from the very first beginners to the seasoned pro. If you’re looking to upgrade or just find a backup, this is the place to go.

  • Indy Pro Audio
    Having great audio equipment can make a mediocre concert excellent but knowing how to operate it all can be a challenge. Luckily, Indy Pro Audio not only has all the sound equipment you need, they can also help with live event management so that you don’t go into your concert without the know-how how to operate everything.

  • Midwest Grip and Lighting
    A great lighting setup only adds to a concert to make it better. However lighting is about more than just stage lights, it’s about making the performance something more than what it was to begin with. Midwest Grip and Lighting offers a full range of lighting options from spotlights and floodlights to control panels for sophisticated displays.

Pros and Cons of Concerts in Indianapolis

Indianapolis has a lot to offer both residents and guests. As the capital of Indiana it has plenty of culture, history, and things to do as well. With all those positives though, it has its share of negatives as well. Here are some of the pros and cons of Indianapolis.

Advantages

  • Cost of living
    Despite being a big city and the capital of Indiana, the relative cost of living is lower than similar cities. This can make paying for a concert venue and equipment a bit cheaper, which can be easier on musicians that are still trying to make it.

  • Location
    Indianapolis has a lot to offer residents and visitors, but it also has the added benefit of being near other major cities like Chicago. This is excellent for those that like to travel or musicians looking for their next gig.
  • Lots of culture
    Indianapolis is a city full of people and culture and that makes it easier to find the perfect audience for your concerts, plus the right Indianapolis concert venue as well.

Disadvantages

  • Traffic
    Indianapolis is like many medium and large cities, it has a lot of people driving cars. As a result, traffic is a nightmare. It’s important to make sure that your Indianapolis concert venue is accessible and that there’s plenty of parking.

  • Poor public transit
    Driving around in Indianapolis can be a hassle, but unfortunately the public transportation system does not offer a solution. This means it can be difficult to find a way around for concert goers if you choose an out of the way venue.

  • Weather
    Indianapolis is known to have moderate weather most of the year, but the winter is when things can really become harsh. While it varies widely by year, snow and frigid temperatures are fairly common.

Famous Locations in Indianapolis

  • White River State Park
    If you’re a fan of nature and tourist attractions, then White River State Park is a stop you have to make. Functional as a full park, it is also near a number of museums and other tourist attractions that make it a one stop shop for finding something interesting to do in Indianapolis.

  • Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site
    If learning about American history is more your thing, then visiting the Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site might want to be on your list. The home of the 23rd president is not just a historical site, it’s full of his personal items and lots of period pieces.

  • Indiana State Museum
    If you’re looking to learn a bit more about Indiana as a whole, then the Indiana State Museum is the right place to visit. With exhibits for both the state’s natural and cultural history, you’re sure to learn a little bit of everything you ever wanted to know about Indiana.