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. Join the Downtown Arcadia Arts as they celebrate the grand opening of a new art gallery - Friday, July 30.
 
2. Want to catch a live show? Visit the Belfry Theatre in Noblesville as they present "Calamity Jane, a Musical" or stop by the Carmel Community Playhouse for "A Grand Night for Singing" - Friday, July 30 - Sunday, August 1.
 
3. Take a bottle of wine and a picnic to Conner Prairie, where you can enjoy the music of Tchaikovsky at the Symphony on the Prairie - Friday, July 30 - Saturday, July 31.
 
4. Buy fresh foods, participate in special activities or simply enjoy the summer air during the Carmel, Fishers, Noblesville and Westfield farm markets - Friday, July 30 (Westfield) - Saturday, July 31 (Carmel, Fishers, Noblesville)
 
5. For a sampling of local foods, beverages, art and music - spend the day at the annual "Flavor of Fishers" event - Saturday, July 31.
 
6. Ride the 1859 Balloon Voyage- I just did!

7. See groups such as KORN during the Mayhem Festival at Verizon Wireless Music Center in Noblesville - Saturday, July 31.

8. Spend Sunday evening winding down during a free concert at Seminary Park in Noblesville - Sunday, August 1.

*For a complete listing of things do in Hamilton County, Indiana visit our online calendar at 8GreatTowns.com!