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Arts and Entertainment

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Arts and Entertainment 301 nominees

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Auto 367 nominees

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Beauty and Wellness

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Beauty and Wellness 697 nominees
  • G Michael Salon, Beauty, Beauty & Wellness, Beauty and Wellness, Weddings, Hair Salon, Hair Color, Day Spa, Barber, Waxing, Wedding Hair and Make-Up, 16095 Prosperity Drive Noblesville IN 46060

    1. G Michael Salon (Noblesville, IN)

    Nominee for: Best Hair Color

    "G. Michael Salon is by far the best salon in Indianapolis. I have been to countless salons in Indy and they do not..."

  • G Michael Salon, Beauty, Beauty & Wellness, Beauty and Wellness, Weddings, Hair Salon, Hair Color, Day Spa, Barber, Waxing, Wedding Hair and Make-Up, 16095 Prosperity Drive Noblesville IN 46060

    2. G Michael Salon (Noblesville, IN)

    Nominee for: Best Hair Salon

    "G. Michael Salon is by far the best salon in Indianapolis. I have been to countless salons in Indy and they do not..."

  • Monicure Palace Nail Spa, Beauty, Beauty & Wellness, Manicure and Pedicure, Day Spa, Massage, Tattoo and Piercing, 845 E. 65th Street Broad Ripple Indianapolis IN 46220

    3. Monicure Palace Nail Spa (Broad Ripple)

    Nominee for: Best Manicure and Pedicure

    "Monica possesses a unique, unparalled skill unlike I've never experienced prior to becoming a customer of hers. She..."

  • Body Language Tattoo, Beauty & Wellness, Beauty and Wellness, Tattoo and Piercing, 6801 East Madison Avenue Indianapolis IN 46227

    4. Body Language Tattoo (Indianapolis, IN)

    Nominee for: Best Tattoo and Piercing

    "Great place, I had the experience of getting my work done by Timmie. Very unique young man. He seemed to have all the..."

  • Matt's Barbershop, Beauty and Wellness, Barber, 1032 U.S. Highway 31 Greenwood IN 46143

    5. Matt's Barbershop (Greenwood, IN)

    Nominee for: Best Barber

    "Matt's Barber Shop knows hair, but it most importantly knows people. Matt cuts your hair how YOU want it cut, and he..."

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Cheap Eats

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Cheap Eats 427 nominees
  • Café Patachou, Cheap Eats, Great Meals, Breakfast, French, Romantic Restaurant, Sandwich Shop, Healthy Lunch, 4911 N Pennsylvania St Indianapolis IN 46205

    1. Café Patachou (Indianapolis, IN)

    Nominee for: Best Breakfast

    "OMG!!! This has got to be the BEST café in America! I LOVE Patachou and for me their food has been consistent since..."

  • Jockamo Upper Crust Pizza, Cheap Eats, Pizza, Sandwich Shop, Diner, Barbecue, Burger, 5646 E Washington St Irvington Indianapolis IN 46219

    2. Jockamo Upper Crust Pizza (Irvington)

    Nominee for: Best Pizza

    "Was just here for the first time last week with my family while visiting home after a few long years away... I HAD..."

  • 3. Penn Station East Coast Subs (Indianapolis, IN)

    Nominee for: Best Sandwich Shop

    "We like the freshness of their subs and their bread is wonderful. Like the seasonings they use on their fries and..."

  • City Barbeque, Cheap Eats, Barbecue, Sandwich Shop, 7863 U.S. 31 Indianapolis IN 46227

    4. City Barbeque (Indianapolis, IN)

    Nominee for: Best Barbecue

    "Their smoked chicken is our favorite, but the pork & beef are great too as well as the sides. It is so great to find..."

  • 5. Bru Burger Bar (Chatham Arch)

    Nominee for: Best Burger

    "Hands down, the best burger I've ever had in my life was the garlic cheddar burger at Bru burger. That and a strawberry..."

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Fashion 260 nominees

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Fitness 393 nominees
  • Peak Performance Fitness, Health and Fitness, Fitness, Gym, Sports Activities and Clubs, Boot Camp, Personal Trainers, 5030 E 62nd St Indianapolis IN 46220

    1. Peak Performance Fitness (Indianapolis, IN)

    Nominee for: Best Gym

    "Moved to the Indy area about 4 months ago. Joined LA Fitness thinking I would be fine with training there. Its a nice..."

  • THE School of Strength, Health and Fitness, Fitness, Boot Camp, Gym, Personal Trainers, 2717 S Morgantown Rd Greenwood IN 46143

    2. THE School of Strength (Greenwood, IN)

    Nominee for: Best Boot Camp

    "I've tried a lot of fitness programs over the years from big gym memberships, to personal trainers and I've never done..."

  • Krav Maga Worldwide Indianapolis, Health and Fitness, Fitness, Martial Arts, 7264 Fishers Crossing Dr Fishers IN 46038

    3. Krav Maga Worldwide Indianapolis (Fishers, IN)

    Nominee for: Best Martial Arts

    "Great poitive professional experience. The staff is well trained in the development of children, relating to..."

  • CrossFit Zionsville, Fitness, CrossFit, 10668 Andrade Drive Zionsville Zionsville IN 46077

    4. CrossFit Zionsville (Zionsville)

    Nominee for: Best CrossFit

    "After trying two other Crossfit boxes in the Indianapolis area, my search was over after my experience at CFZ. CFZ has..."

  • VOLUME Dance Studio, Arts and Entertainment, Fitness, Family Entertainment, Dance Studio, 271 Merchants Square Drive Carmel IN 46032

    5. VOLUME Dance Studio (Carmel, IN)

    Nominee for: Best Dance Studio

    "Volume dance is a good dance studio they care for you and they help you step by step when I was going back in forth in..."

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Great Meals

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Great Meals 450 nominees
  • 1. Napoli Villa (Beech Grove, IN)

    Nominee for: Best Italian

    "Best Italian in Indy. Family owned since the early 60's. Fresh homemade pasta and sauces. Best antipasta salad ever..."

  • La Margarita, Great Meals, Mexican, 9435 N Meridian St Indianapolis IN 46260

    2. La Margarita (Fountain Square)

    Nominee for: Best Mexican

    "La Margarita is not your typical rice and bean dispensary. The fare is geared towards those with a more discriminating..."

  • Yats, Great Meals, New American, Soul Food, Cajun/Creole, 8352 E 96th St Fishers IN 46037

    3. Yats (Fishers, IN)

    Nominee for: Best Cajun/Creole

    "Joe is one smart cookie! I stand humbled and in awe of his business sense. We share many customers / friends and..."

  • 4. St. Elmo Steak House (Wholesale District)

    Nominee for: Best Steakhouse

    "Tough tough tough category. BUT, I'm going with St. Elmo because of the outstanding quality of the meat served, top..."

  • MCL Restaurant & Bakery, Great Meals, Specialty Food and Drink, Weddings, Traditional American, Bakery, Caterer, 86th St & Township Line Rd / 2370 West 86th St. Indianapolis IN 46260

    5. MCL Restaurant & Bakery (Indianapolis, IN)

    Nominee for: Best Traditional American

    "Love this place!!! I took the kids to MCL when they were little, but the grew up and thought that they were "too cool..."

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Home and Garden

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Home and Garden 358 nominees

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Nightlife 239 nominees
  • Scotty's Brewhouse, Cheap Eats, Nightlife, Wings, Beer Selection, Sports Bar, 3905 E 96th St Indianapolis IN 46240

    1. Scotty's Brewhouse (Indianapolis, IN)

    Nominee for: Best Sports Bar

    "Scotty's is great and each of their locations are unique. It combines the fun atmosphere of a sports bar with a clean..."

  • Muldoon's, Nightlife, Cheap Eats, Great Meals, Neighborhood Bar, Burger, Sports Bar, Traditional American, Beer Selection, Live Music Venue, 111 W Main St, Ste 100, Carmel, IN 46032

    2. Muldoon's (Carmel, IN)

    Nominee for: Best Neighborhood Bar

    "When our favorite pub closed last October, we had to go "pub shopping." The requirements were: locally owned, no..."

  • Klipsch Music Center, Nightlife, Live Music Venue, 12880 East 146th Street  Noblesville, IN

    3. Klipsch Music Center (Noblesville, IN)

    Nominee for: Best Live Music Venue

    "Only voting for this cause the Vogue is first place and the parking at that venue is a pain. That and I've only..."

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    4. Twenty Tap (Indianapolis, IN)

    Nominee for: Best Beer Selection

    "I orginally voted for the Rathskeller before I realized I could add my own favorite beer drinking hot spot. Twenty Tap..."

  • 5. Union Brewing Company (Carmel, IN)

    Nominee for: Best Brewpub

    "The best local brewery around. They make some fantastic hand crafted beer. The selection is pretty good and changes..."

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Pets 335 nominees

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Shopping 532 nominees
  • 1. Midland Arts & Antiques Market (Cottage Home)

    Nominee for: Best Antiques

    "Midland Antiques Market is a must stop in Indianapolis. It is the best antique shopping around. You will find great..."

  • Half Price Bookstore, Shopping, Bookstore, 4709 East 82nd Street  Indianapolis, IN 46250

    2. Half Price Bookstore (Indianapolis, IN)

    Nominee for: Best Bookstore

    "Always walk out of here with an armload of books or other material. Their audio book selections are great. I love..."

  • JP Parker Flowers, Weddings, Shopping, Flowers, Florist, Wedding Flowers, 377 East Jefferson Street Franklin  IN 46131

    3. JP Parker Flowers (Franklin , IN)

    Nominee for: Best Florist

    "I recommend JP Parker Co to everyone! I have never been keen on flowers so when it came time for my wedding, I really..."

  • 4. Sarah-Beth Photography (Canal/White River)

    Nominee for: Best Portrait Photography

    "GOSH, this lady is amazing. She is fun and her spirit makes you feel like a model. Sarah captures the small exchanges..."

  • Silver in the City, Shopping, Gift Shop, 434 Massachusetts Avenue Downtown  Indianapolis IN 46204

    5. Silver in the City (Mass Ave)

    Nominee for: Best Gift Shop

    "I never leave here without finding something new and charming. You can get lost in this shop or strange wonders for..."

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Specialty Food and Drink

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Specialty Food and Drink 277 nominees
  • Longs Bakery, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Bakery Donuts, 1453 N Tremont St Indianapolis IN 46222 2301 E. Southport Road Indianapolis IN 46227

    1. Long's Bakery (Indianapolis, IN)

    Nominee for: Best Donuts

    "Nothing compares to Long's Bakery, maybe tied with Roselyn Bakeries but didnt Roselyn Bakery have bug problems due to..."

  • Longs Bakery, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Bakery Donuts, 1453 N Tremont St Indianapolis IN 46222 2301 E. Southport Road Indianapolis IN 46227

    2. Long's Bakery (Indianapolis, IN)

    Nominee for: Best Bakery

    "Nothing compares to Long's Bakery, maybe tied with Roselyn Bakeries but didnt Roselyn Bakery have bug problems due to..."

  • The Flying Cupcake, Specialty Food and Drink, Cheap Eats, Bakery, Cupcakes, Chocolate, Food Truck, 5617 N Illinois St Butler-Tarkington Indianapolis IN 46208

    3. The Flying Cupcake (Butler-Tarkington)

    Nominee for: Best Cupcakes

    "As someone who isn't all that crazy about sweets, what really got me to go in was the aesthetics. I love anything..."

  • Calvin Fletcher's Coffee Company, Specialty Food and Drink, Coffee Shop, 615 Virginia Ave Downtown  Indianapolis IN 46203

    4. Calvin Fletcher's Coffee Company (Fletcher Place)

    Nominee for: Best Coffee Shop

    "My favorite coffeeshop in Indy for several reasons. Coffee is great, atmosphere is great, the staff there remember your..."

  • Sundae's Homemade Ice Cream & Coffee, Specialty Food and Drink, Ice Cream Shop, Coffee Shop, Chocolate, FroYo, 9922 E 79th St Indianapolis IN 46256

    5. Sundae's Homemade Ice Cream & Coffee (Indianapolis, IN)

    Nominee for: Best Ice Cream Shop

    "Sundae's is my number 1 ice cream shop. Why? Well because they let you try as many free samples as you want, and they..."

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Weddings 782 nominees

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2014 Indy A-List: Important Dates
Jun 2nd
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Jun 9th
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Aug 10th
Last Week of Voting
Aug 17th
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Aug 25th
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