Category - Arts & Culture

When Midwest Living editor Trevor Meers visited Nickel Plate Arts in Noblesville, Indiana, he said, “The mellow siren song of Nickel Plate Arts in Noblesville nearly derailed our itinerary.” Between the sweet sounds of the local band playing acoustic and the mesmerizing art displays, it’s easy to spend an afternoon or evening exploring all that Nickel Plate Arts has to offer.

“They have one of the best performing arts campuses in Hamilton County that you'll see anywhere in the country ... It's one of the most beautiful theaters I've ever gotten a chance to be in.” -Trevor Meers, editor of Midwest Living

Simply put, the Center for the Performing Arts in Carmel, Indiana, which includes the renowned Palladium concert hall, is a must-see for performing arts and architecture lovers in the Midwest. And the best way to experience it in all its acoustic and visual glory is to see a performance.

Learn more about this one-of-a-kind venue before you go to see a show.

Hamilton County is one of the fastest-growing areas in Indiana and the country, and our destination shows no signs of slowing down in 2018. We've compiled a list of the can't-miss, must-do things this year. With new attractions and restaurants opening in 2018, it's going to be an exciting year to #VisitHC.

There’s nothing like driving scenic roads in a not-so-familiar part of the country. Everything from the unique sights and smells to the new experiences you encounter along the way makes you wonder why you don’t take adventures like this more often.

But lucky for you, your PTO has cleared and you’re ready to explore every inch of Indiana’s most charming county. Get behind the wheel of the car of your choice from CarRentals.com and open your eyes to all the things to do in Hamilton County, Indiana.

There are so many things to do in Hamilton County, Indiana this fall, with festivals every weekend through the end of October. From the quintessential to the quirky, there’s a fall festival for you to enjoy. Celebrate sweater weather and the return of crisp fall air with these can’t-miss events.

There’s still time to cross off those can’t-miss experiences from your summer bucket list.

Summer may be slowly winding down, but festival season is in full swing in Hamilton County. Celebrate the last blast of the season with two popular festivals in Carmel, Indiana: Artomobilia and Greekfest. Since they fall on the same weekend, it’s a one-two punch of festival fun and memories to be made.