- The list below includes 40 free or cheap things to do in or near Bedford, Indiana, including 52 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, History Museums, Bowling and Breweries.
- From Hoosier National Forest to Bluespring Caverns, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Bedford and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Bloomington, French Lick, Nashville and West Baden Springs.
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1965 S Henderson Street, Bloomington, IN 47401 MoreLess Info
A city owned and operated ice rink, the Frank Southern Center/Ice Arena is open seasonally between September and March. The arena hosts youth hockey leagues, offers open skating, and can be reserved for parties.
The T.C. Steele State Historic Site was home to the famous Indiana impressionist painter. The home tour features more than 50 paintings and original furniture while the grounds include gardens and five hiking trails.
Bryan Park is a community park that features a walking and jogging trail loop along with an outdoor swimming pool. The park also has playgrounds, tennis courts, a baseball diamond, pavilions, and exercise stations.
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8331 W State Road 56, West Baden Springs, IN 47469 MoreLess Info
The main track at the French Lick West Baden Indoor Karting has 1,200 feet in length, while the slick/drift track is the newest addition, being a small oval, treated for extra-slipperiness.
The Wylie House was built in 1835 and was the home of Andrew Wylie, who was the first president of Indiana University. Today, visitors can explore the house's unique architecture and furnishings from the past.
4505 E. 3rd. Street, Bloomington, IN 47401 MoreLess Info
Lazerlite Laser Tag is a laser tag facility and arcade. Lazerlite features a full size laser tag arena and offers a variety of laser tag formats. Visitors can also visit the in-house pizzeria and snack shop.
At Bear's Place, visitors can enjoy specialty drinks while watching a game of poker and listening to live music. On Mondays, the pub hosts an open mic night where visitors can practice their comedy routine for a live audience.