Dog Friendly Activities in Indianapolis, IN

There are 85 dog friendly activities in Indianapolis. Use the links below to get an overview of each one, see pictures, print directions, and even read reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Indianapolis.

Pet Friendly Monon Trail
Monon Trail Bring your dog along to explore the Monon Trail, a converted railway that winds for 26 miles through Indianapolis, connecting Sheridan, Carmel and other smaller communities along the way. The paved, dog-friendly trail welcomes Fido on a leash, as long as they are cleaned up after. The trail can be accessed from sunrise to sunset. See Details
Pet Friendly Metazoa Brewing Company
Metazoa Brewing Company Metazoa Brewing Company is a dog-friendly craft brewery and dog park in Indianapolis that donates 5% of its profits to animal and wildlife organizations. Well-behaved, leashed dogs are welcome inside the taproom and outdoor patio, and pups can be off-leash within the dog park. You can even rent out space to have Fido's birthday party! Food trucks visit frequently. Please note that the tap room is for ages 21 and over only. See Details
Fort Harrison State Park Fort Harrison State Park is dog-friendly. Formerly the site of Fort Benjamin Harrison, the park features a Citizen's Military Training Camp, Civilian Conservation Corps camp and a World War II prisoner of war camp. As well as being a wander back through time, there are plenty of trails you can actually wander with Fido to enjoy the natural beauty of the park. Pups are welcome on all of the trails, as long as they are on a leash under six feet and you clean up any mess after them. See Details
16-Bit Bar + Arcade 16-Bit Bar + Arcade is a pet-friendly activity in Indianapolis, IN. Whether it's Donkey Kong, Duck Hunt, Street Fighter, or Tapper, you play for free if you're buying drinks. Leashed dogs can cheer you on by your side all night. See Details
Pins Mechanical Co. Leashed dogs are welcome inside and out at Pins Mechanical Co. in Indianapolis, IN. This dog-friendly bar has fun games like bowling and pinball. They also have beer, wine, cocktails and soft drinks available for purchase. No outside beverages are allowed. See Details
Fountain Square Brewing Co. Fountain Square Brewing Co. is a dog-friendly brewery in Indianapolis. This industrial-style taproom offers local, craft brews and use a range of techniques during the brewing process. There are usually about 5 beers on tap, which vary from IPA to pilsner. Dogs are welcome inside and out. See Details
Tibbs Drive-In Tibbs Drive-In is a dog-friendly drive-in movie theater in Indianapolis, IN. Built in 1967, the Tibbs Drive-In is the last standing family-owned and operated drive-in of Indianapolis. All sound is now transmitted via shortwave radio, so you will need to bring a portable radio if you plan on sitting outside of your vehicle. Please show up at least an hour prior to show time to ensure the best possible parking experience. Fido is welcome to enjoy a movie with you inside of your car. See Details
Holliday Park Bring Fido to hike the dog-friendly trail winding through Holliday Park in Indianapolis, IN. This beautiful 94-acre park gives access to the White River and is popular with families, photographers and walkers. See Details
The Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park Bring Fido along for a bit of outdoor art and culture at The Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park in Indianapolis, IN. At this dog-friendly park, you and your furry best friend can enjoy magnificent art, delight in a lakeside picnic lunch and walk the many trails through this beautiful oasis. Just remember to keep your pup leashed and clean up after him during your visit. See Details
Michaels Greenwood Pointe Michaels is a pet-friendly craft store located in the Greenwood Pointe Shopping Center in Indianapolis, IN. Bring your pooch along to sniff out craft items on offer from this one-stop craft shop. Leashed dogs are welcome inside the store, as long as they are well behaved. See Details
Wheel Fun Rentals Rent a beautiful swan pedal boat with your pup at the dog-friendly Wheel Fun Rentals in Indianapolis. Hop on board at the Canal Walk and enjoy a day on the water with your four-legged first mate. They also have kayaks and surrey bikes to rent. See Details
Silver in the City Leashed dogs can join you as you shop at Silver in the City, a pet-friendly local shop with a location in Indianapolis, IN. You and Fido can browse the silver necklaces, precious gemstone earrings, handmade jewelry and a variety of housewares at this boutique. See Details
Fort Harrison State Park Dog Park Fort Harrison State Park is the only state park in Indiana to offer a dog park due to its urban nature. An annual or weekly dog park pass is required and can be purchased with cash or a debit/credit card at the park office. An application and vaccination records are required. The dog park is located on the north side of the state park and has three fenced play areas without size restrictions. Platoon Run boasts 3.6 acres with large shade trees, a water station, benches, waste stations, agility equipment, a shelter, and even a fireplace. Herrin Hill is a 1.3-acre play area that is mostly open with shade, a water station, benches, and waste stations. Brigade Landing is open seasonally and offers 5 acres complete with a pond, dog beach, and a wooded area. See Details
Deviate Brewing Deviate Brewing is pet-friendly. This creative craft brewery has a selection of delicious brews made on-site. If you're feeling peckish, order from the visiting food truck, bring takeout inside or grab and go from a local restaurant. They are open Tuesday through Friday from 3pm to 9pm, Saturday from 2pm to 11pm and Sunday from 1pm to 5pm. See Details
Smock Bark Park Smock Bark Park is located next to Smock Golf Course in Indianapolis, IN. A Pooch Pass is required for entry and a fee is charged for each dog. Pooch Passes must be purchased in advance at Perry Park Office, 451 E Stop 11 Rd. Once purchased, a tag for your dog(s) and a gate access card is issued. Smock Bark Park is a large fenced park offering plenty of room for your pup to enjoy off-leash playtime. See Details
Traders Brewing Company Leashed dogs are welcome to join their owners at Traders Brewing Company in Indianapolis, IN. This family owned and operated brewery and taproom is pet friendly. Patrons can enjoy beer from the rotating tap list alongside warm soft pretzels, hot dogs, and all-you-can-eat popcorn. Guests are also welcome to bring food from home or have grub delivered to the taproom. See Details
Sullivan Hardware Sullivan Hardware is a dog-friendly store in Indianapolis, IN. Bring your leashed pooch along with you to explore this garden center. They sell everything you need to spruce up your home and garden. See Details
Apple Store The Apple Store at The Fashion Mall at Keystone in Indianapolis, IN, is dog friendly. Leashed dogs are welcome to join you as you shop for electronics. There are tables outside where you can sit with Fido as well. See Details
JOANN Fabrics and Crafts JOANN Fabrics and Crafts is pet-friendly. This chain provides a wide range of fabrics. You can also enjoy sewing classes and more. Leashed dogs are welcome inside, as long as they are well-behaved. JOANN Fabrics and Crafts is open Monday through Saturday from 9am to 9pm and Sunday from 10am to 7pm. See Details
Tractor Supply Co. Tractor Supply Co. is pet-friendly. This chain DIY store welcomes dogs to join their owners throughout the store, as long as they are leashed and well-behaved. Bring your pooch along to help you sniff out a new wheelbarrow, buckets, feed and other supplies. They are open Monday through Saturday from 8am to 9pm and Sunday from 9am to 7pm. See Details