Here are seven holiday-themed pop shows in Indianapolis

The holidays are upon us and you may be preparing for your 29th visit to one of central Indiana’s great performances of The Nutcracker. Or are you looking for seasonal entertainment created after the 19th century? Maybe it’s both.

Luckily, Indianapolis offers a variety of modern vacation options alongside the traditional classics. Here are seven local pop concerts for anyone who wants to celebrate the season with some standing, singing along, and maybe a slight hip shake or two.


7 p.m. December 6 at Gainbridge Fieldhouse, 125 S. Pennsylvania St. Tickets are available at

A cappella superstars Pentatonix are coming to Indy following a new Christmas album and streaming special from Disney Plus. South Bend’s Girl Named Tom, winner of The Voice 2021, opens the show.