This Hotel's Location off I-70 Is near Riley Park
The celebrated hometown of “Little Orphan Annie” author James Whitcomb Riley, Greenfield provides several historical points of interest for guests of the Country Inn & Suites. Visit the author’s birthplace to see original manuscripts and personal belongings, or plan your trip during the Riley Festival to enjoy food, craft vendors and more. Additionally, this hotel’s location is near the beautiful Riley Park, which offers a variety of outdoor sports activities, a picnic pavilion and a skate park. It’s worth the drive to take a day trip to Indianapolis, where you can watch a race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, see the NFL’s Colts play football at Lucas Oil Stadium and interact with the animals at the Indianapolis Zoo.Visit these top attractions:
- Bankers Life Fieldhouse (20.7 miles)
This large arena hosts stop performers and entertainers throughout the year, in addition to being home court for the NBA’s Indiana Pacers.
Phone: +1 (317) 917-2727
- Indianapolis Motor Speedway (28.3 miles)
Visit the world-famous Indianapolis Motor Speedway to watch legendary NASCAR and Grand Prix Races in an impressive 257,325-seat venue.
Phone: +1 (317) 492-8500
- Indianapolis Zoo (24.8 miles)
Spend the day interacting with nature at this beautiful site in White River State Park that includes a zoo, an aquarium and a botanical garden.
Phone: +1 (317) 630-2001
- James Whitcomb Riley Boyhood Home & Museum (2.3 miles)
Riley’s birthplace displays many personal items and original works belonging to this author of “Little Orphan Annie.”
Phone: +1 (317) 462-8539
- Lucas Oil Stadium (24.2 miles)
Lucas Oil Stadium is the home to the NFL’s Indianapolis Colts and is connected to the Indianapolis Convention Center.
Phone: +1 (317) 262-8600
- Riley Festival (downtown Greenfield)
If you visit during the first weekend in October, be sure to experience this annual craft festival that celebrates the life of James Whitcomb Riley.
Phone: +1 (317) 462-2141
- Riley Park (3 miles)
Cool off in the pool, play tennis, basketball and baseball, have a picnic, or try out the skate park at this scenic 40-acre recreational area.
Phone: +1 (317) 477-4340
- That Fun Place (1.2 miles)
Featuring an indoor glow golf course, a laser tag arena, an arcade, bouncers and bumper cars, this all-in-one entertainment venue is a great place to spend a fun-filled afternoon.
Phone: +1 (317) 883-3738
- Covance Inc. (3.5 miles)
- Elanco Global Headquarters (0.8 miles)
- Indiana Automotive Fasteners (0.3 miles)
- Indy Jet (10 miles)
- Keihin Corporation (0.2 miles)
- PreCoat Metals (4 miles)
- Stanley Black & Decker (0.2 miles)
- Tsuda (6 miles)