Category - Holidays

An annual tradition for many families, Headless Horseman at Conner Prairie in Hamilton County, Indiana is full of spook-tacular fun. If this is your first time attending, we’ve got tips and tricks to help make sure that the only surprises you have are the kind that go “boo”!

What's happening in #VisitHC this month? Grab your calendars and read below for inspiration for things to do.

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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.

BOOM! Ooooh! Aaaahhhh! When I think "America" I think parades with tractors, corn on the cob dipped in butter, browsing handmade goods at festivals and lots of beautiful fireworks. Thankfully, Hamilton County has you covered on July 4th festivities no matter what type of celebration you want to have.

You don’t have to hail from the Emerald Isle to experience the luck O’ the Irish this St. Patrick’s Day. Food and fun abound in Hamilton County, where Irish pubs and events are in no short supply.

Mardi Gras Eats in Hamilton County

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 by Caroline Mosey

I’ve only been to New Orleans once, which is a gigantic tragedy. But in that one visit, I think I figured out the soul of the city. They just really, at their core, want to party. And what makes a party? Food and music! The music could be an entire blog post, but for our purposes, we’ll focus on food.

As fat Tuesday arrives Feb. 28, marking the culmination of Mardi Gras celebrations, don’t fret if you aren’t down in the Crescent City. There are lots of ways to get your Cajun fix here in Hamilton County, Indiana. Take note!

Take advantage of the upcoming three-day weekend and explore #VisitHC! Be sure to check out our online calendar for even more Hamilton County, Indiana happenings.