Author: Hamilton County Tourism

We promote the attractions, restaurants, shops and experiences that make Hamilton County, Indiana unique. Follow us on social media to see what's happening in #VisitHC!

“Pies, pies, glorious pies! From sweet to savory, in a pan and even in a can, Lisa’s has the pie for you.” -Yelper Megan B.

If you’re traveling on US-31 through the northern part of Hamilton County, there’s a business worth a pit stop during your travels. Keep an eye out, because you might miss Lisa’s Pie Shop, located on the border of Hamilton and Tipton counties at 296th Street.

Since 1986, owner and head pie maker Lisa Sparks has been cooking up award-winning homemade pies, winning her countless national awards and enough blue ribbons to wallpaper her kitchen. Ironically, Lisa doesn’t care for pie and doesn’t eat her own creations. But trust us: these pies live up to the hype and accolades.

It’s an outdoor music and entertainment experience you can only find in central Indiana – and you don’t want to miss these performances. Kroger Symphony on the Prairie celebrates 37 years of live performances at the Conner Prairie Amphitheatre in Fishers, Indiana – just north of Indy.

Below is the 2018 performance schedule and things to know before you go.

“Spanning more than 1,000 wooded acres, Conner Prairie presents history, science, art, and nature via interactive displays and exhibits, appropriate for all different age levels. It is presented in a way that makes the experience fun, meaningful, and accessible to all.” -Chicago blogger Francesca of The Working Mom’s Travels

By definition, Conner Prairie is an interactive outdoor history museum, but it is so much more. Families from across the Midwest travel to Fishers, Indiana to experience Conner Prairie for themselves. It’s best explored in person, but to be inspired, read below for our guide to all things to do at Conner Prairie.

Never have a boring weekend again. Mark your calendar for these events happening in March in Hamilton County, Indiana - located just north of Indy. Read below to see five can't-miss events this month and more to add to your calendar.

The Monon Trail is one of the most popular outdoor amenities in central Indiana. This premier destination is a paved pedestrian pathway, perfect for biking, walking and running through the heart of Hamilton County, Indiana and connecting to Indianapolis. On any given day, you’ll see families with strollers, dogs on leashes, hardcore cyclists and runners or people simply strolling. Before you hit the trail, learn more about this unique outdoor experience in Indiana.

It’s that time of year again: spring break. The kids are itching to break free of cabin fever and go somewhere fun. Hamilton County, Indiana is the perfect place for a weekend with the family. Read below for a breakdown of the five reasons why your family should #VisitHC.

New year, new travel guide. The 2018 Hamilton County, Indiana travel guide is hot off the press, ready to help you plan your getaway to #VisitHC. It’s the official guide for the things to do north of Indianapolis.

This handy resource is free to request, but if you need more reason to have this beauty delivered to your inbox, look no further than the reasons below.

There’s a foodie paradise tucked away on a quiet street in Westfield, Indiana, just east of US-31 and State Road 32. A collection of local restaurants has sprung up on Park Street, affectionately called “Restaurant Row.” Together, these eateries have made Westfield an up-and-coming culinary destination.  

In Hamilton County, Indiana blue skies and fresh greens mean golf season is here again. Whether you’re a drive or a put away from Hamilton County’s nearly 300 holes, you can make a golf outing a getaway with easy online booking powered by GolfNow.