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Find out what's happening in Hamilton County, Indiana's 8 Great Towns including endless entertainment options and special events for every interest. Check out attractions, shopping  and nature and outdoors for ongoing activities. Set a date for a performance or concert.

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Saturday Oct 01, 2016

A Year of Hoosier Plays and Playwrights: 2016 - The Dealer Smiles by Larry Adams

Sep 23 – Oct 8
(Every Sunday, Friday, Saturday)

A play written by, starring and directed by local playwright and actor Larry Adams. It is one man's search for his place in this life with the assistance of a stranger who seems to hold all the car... more

Curtis-Hawkins Wedding

Oct 1 – 2
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

In this simulated wedding, Ruth Curtis, the spinster sister of the village blacksmith, Ben Curtis, will wed widower Solomon Hawkins, a fellow member of the Methodist class. Solomon's wife passed away ... more

Devour Northside

Sep 19 – Oct 2
  • Location: Participating Northside Restaurants

3 Course, Value-Priced Menus Look over the menus at participating restaurants on the website. Make your reservation. Enjoy. It's as simple as that! Participating restaurants will offer a prix fixe ... more

Indiana State Bar Association’s Art Collection featuring the Courthouses of Indiana

Sep 13 – Jan 13
(Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

Throughout 2016, Conner Prairie will display an art collection of paintings and drawings of Indiana courthouses created by professional and amateur artists commissioned by the Indiana State Bar As... more

PB&J: Martinie's Boogie Three

Oct 1

Martinie's Boogie Three jives the rock 'n' roll side of blues and boogie-woogie piano.  The dynamic trio breathes new energy into dance music from the 1940s and 50s.  Kids will wear out thei... more

Prairie Pursuits: Traditional Arts & Arms Making Workshop

Oct 1 – 7
(Recurring daily)
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

Small class sizes in well-equipped facilities allow attendees to develop skills from a basic level to more advanced as they learn alongside some of the nation’s best craftsmen. Choose from one, ... more

Russell Farms Pumpkin Patch Country Fall Festival

Sep 24 – Oct 30

We are open 10am-6pm Saturday and Sunday September 24th and 25th, and every Saturday and Sunday in the month of October. Admission Charge ON WEEKENDS: $7.00 each, kids 2 and under free. Admi... more

Stonycreek Farm's 44th Annual Pumpkin Harvest Festival

Oct 1 – 31
(Recurring daily)

Stonycreek Farm's 44th Annual Pumpkin Harvest Festival. U-Pick pumpkin patch with hayrides, food and various vendors, and fun kid's activities! Check out our harvest goodies and fall flowers in our Gi... more

The Apple Store

Sep 1 – Oct 30
(Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

The Apple Store continues to satisfy many a sweet tooth. New this season you’ll find a variety of bicentennial-themed goodies and toffee-dipped apples. Returning favorites include hand-dipped ca... more

The Belfry Theatre Presents: Girls of the Garden Club

Sep 23 – Oct 9
(Recurring daily)

Directed by Carla Crandall

“Barefoot in the Park”

Sep 30 – Oct 16
(Every Sunday, Friday, Saturday)

This play written by Neil Simon features Paul and Corie Bratter who are newlyweds in every sense of the word. He's a straight-arrow lawyer and she's a free spirit. After a six day honeymoon, they get ... more

2nd night of NICE (Noblesville Interdisciplinary Creativity Expo)

Oct 1

Two nights of INSPIRED creations ~ music, art, poetry, and much more! Each year, NICE administrators select four passages from literature classic s for people to use as inspiration for all kinds of cr... more

Arts and Arms Making Workshops

Oct 1
(Recurring daily)
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

October 1-7 Conner Prairie Interactive History Park Conner Prairie’s hands-on classes in the Arts and Arms Making workshop series, provide a rare opportunity to work closely with some of the nat... more

Comic Book in a Day

Oct 1

October 1, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Nickel Plate Arts/Judge Stone House FREE to attend/$20 Challenge Artist entry Nickel Plate Arts’ third annual Comic Book in a Day event is back with expanded attraction... more

Conceal Carry 101 Course

Oct 1

Learn the "must know" basics before you start carrying. This class will cover a wide range of classroom topics and involve dry holster practice. This class will cover a variety of topics per... more

Fall Open House at Geist Nursery

Oct 1
  • Location: Geist Nursery
  • Address: 9890 Mollenkopf Road, Fishers, IN 46037

Join us for fall fun, kids crafts, holiday workshops, food by No Coast Cuisine, and Haunted Hayrides. Mums, pumpkins, and other fall decorating items available! Hope to see you there

Fashion Dolls from the Private Collection of Elizabeth Kraft Taylor

Sep 30 – Dec 31
(Recurring daily)

Fifty 14" dolls dressed in fabulous design fashions, made by Jason Wu and others, will be on display. Each has been given a name, a backstory, and is authenticated by both the doll and the fashi... more

Fishers Renaissance Faire

Oct 1 – 2
(Recurring daily)

Experience the Golden Age of Queen Elizabeth I at The Fishers Renaissance Faire. There will be costumed characters, full-contact non-choreographed jousting by the Knights of Valour, period music, pir... more

Grand Junction Derby

Oct 1
  • Location: Union & Main
  • Address: 119 S Union St, Westfield, IN 46074

Ladies and Gentleman, start your engines! Join us at the track for a great day of soapbox racing in Westfield! Cheer on local children, families, businesses and non-profits as they race their hand-bu... more

Heroes and Horrors

Oct 1 – 29
(Every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)

Art allows us to look at connections and themes in new ways — some heroic, some horrific. From Oct. 1 to Oct. 29, explore the sum of our fears and the defining characteristics of heroism during ... more

Hidden Treasure of the Museum

Sep 7 – Dec 31
(Recurring daily)

Enjoy dollhouses and settings from the museum's permanent collections that have rarely or never before been on display in the museum's 23-year history.

Hoosiers Making Miniatures Exhibit

Sep 7 – Dec 31
(Every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)

The exhibit features the work of professional Indiana miniaturist artisans. Most of them were members of National Association of Miniature Enthusiasts (NAME), which is headquartered in Carmel, Indiana... more

Leela - The Divine Play

Oct 1
  • Location: The Tarkington at the Center for the Performing Arts
  • Address: 3 Center Green, Carmel, IN 46032

Leela is a ballet supported by a team of professional musicians and performers from the Indian classical lineage. As a collection of short Kathas (stories) this production was made with more than visu... more

Live Music @ Alley's Alehouse

Sep 3 – Dec 31
(Every Saturday)

Every Saturday starting September 3rd - December 31st Alley's Alehouse, located inside Pinheads Entertainment Center, will have live music for guests to enjoy while eating our Chef prepared "fres... more

Martin Barre from Jethro Tull

Oct 1
  • Venue: The Warehouse
  • Address: 254 1st Avenue S.W., Carmel, IN 46032

o, ya wanna see Jethro Tull in concert? Can’t. The group is taking a long break from touring. Perhaps, permanently, if you believe lead vocalist and flautist Ian Anderson. But you can see the ma... more

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