8 Great Things to Do for the Second Weekend in April 2011
Wednesday, April 6, 2011 by Hamilton County Tourism Staff
If you are already planning a weekend getaway to Hamilton Countyâ€™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. Carmel Repertory TheatreÂ will bring many of his timeless songs to life in â€œJacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Parisâ€? at the Studio Theater. Shows are Friday at 8 p.m., Saturday at 2:30 and 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2:30 p.m. Â Tickets are $20. 2. Enjoy the merchant events/activities, entertainment, culture and shopping of the Carmel Arts and Design District at Second Saturday, April 9, beginning at 5 p.m. 3. Get one of the last seats for the Palladium debut of Indianaâ€™s own Wright Brothers Band.Â For 40 years the Wright Brothers has entertained audiences with everything from 1940s pop standards to Beatles classics. Â There aren't many seats left for this popular show, so act fast. 4. On Sunday at 2 p.m., the Carmel Clay Historical Society will present â€œGrowing Up With Bakerâ€™s Corner,â€? based on the memoir of Mary Elizabeth Wilson, who lived near Baker's Corner for almost 100 years. Admission is $5. Society members are free.Â 5. Explore a display of miniature revolutionary war figures and Medieval fighting figures at the Museum of Miniature Houses & Other Collections in Carmel. Other exhibits include a display of vignettes assembled by the Artists and Fellows of the International Guild of Miniature Artists. Open Saturday and Sunday.Â Â 6. On Friday, Martin Preston will re-create the magic and showmanship of Liberace in a spectacular full-length show at The Mansion at Oak Hill. The $45 ticket also includes a prime rib dinner buffet.Â Â 7. Take a free tour of Strawtownâ€™s Native American Village on Saturday, beginning at 11 a.m. Staff will discuss details of the Native Americans who build the enclosure and village more than 700 years ago.Â Â 8. Â Buy one game of bowling at Coopers Stardust Bowl in Noblesville and get one game free! Must present coupon to get this special offer. *For a complete listing of things do in Hamilton County, Indiana,Â visit our online calendar at 8GreatTowns.com.