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. Be a part of a local tradition and visit Country Christmas at Stonycreek Farm in Noblesville. Take a wagon ride, pick out a Christmas tree, sip warm cider and visit the greenhouse - Saturday, November 21 - Monday, December 21.

2. Shop 'til you drop during the holiday sale at the Main Street Shoppe in Westfield - Friday, December 11 - Sunday, December 13.

3. Eat a delicious (and unforgettable) "Big Ugly Burger" from Bub's Burgers & Ice Cream in Carmel. If you are able to finish your last bite - be sure to have your picture taken and posted on the wall!

4. Santa Sightings! Don't miss a chance to visit with Santa as he stops by Noblesville, Carmel & Fishers - Saturday, December 12.

5. Spend Saturday in the Carmel Arts & Design District. Start the day during the 2nd Saturday's Holiday themed event, then enjoy an evening Gallery Walk - Saturday, December 12.

6. See the Museum of Miniature Houses in a whole new light & take the Candlelight Evening Tour - Saturday, December 12.

7. Enjoy a good meal at one of our local Indiana dining spots and then see the Carmel Symphony Orchestra perform traditional holiday favorites live - Saturday, December 12.

8. Join in on the seasonal celebrations during "Holiday Happenings" at the Cool Creek Nature Center- visit with Santa, dance to festive music, listen to stories. - Sunday, December 13.

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