If you are already planning a weekend getaway to Hamilton County's 8 Great Towns or want to take a last minute Indiana vacation, here are 8 Great Things to do in Hamilton County, Indiana this weekend:

1. Take a hayride through the woods to pick out that perfect pumpkin at the Stonycreek Farm Pumpkin Festival Thursday, October 1 - Saturday, October 31.

2. Get festive at Noblesville's "First Friday's- Fall Festivals" event Friday, October 2.

3. On Saturday morning, take a (free) Pre-History Village Tour at Strawtown Koteewi Park in Cicero. - Saturday, October 3.

4. Watch the birds migrate south during Saturday Morning Fall Migration Bird Hikes at Cool Creek Park in Westfield. - Saturday, October 3.

5. Gather the family together and go to the (free) Potter's Bridge Festival in Noblesville Saturday, October 3.

6. See the Fall Exhibit at the Museum of Miniature Houses in Carmel - Saturday, October 3 - Sunday, October 4.

7. Put on your jousting gear for the 5th Annual Fishers Renaissance Faire Saturday, October 3 - Sunday, October 4.

8. In a weekend packed with fall festivals, make time to go to the Sheridan Harvest Moon Festival Saturday, October 3 - Sunday, October 4.

*Visit us online at 8GreatTowns.com for a complete list of things do in Hamilton County, Indiana!