9 MAKING TRACKS Jingle Rails Indianapolis
November 17–January 21
Every year, a talented artistic team deploys pinecones, acorns, tree bark and other natural materials to create vast model train-scapes at the Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art. The displays fill multiple rooms with landmarks of the American West and Indianapolis destinations rendered in tiny botanical detail. eiteljorg.org Keep an eye out for …
• Yellowstone National Park, with a mini smokeblowing Old Faithful. • The Indianapolis Colts’
Lucas Oil Stadium.
• The Golden Gate Bridge, tall enough for visitors to walk beneath it.
• A snow-covered ski and snowboard resort, active chairlifts and all. • A mini Route 66, from Chicago to California’s Santa Monica Pier.