8 Great Things to Do for the Second Weekend of October 2010
Wednesday, October 6, 2010 by Hamilton County Tourism
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:
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1. Take part in a fun, fall Hamilton County, Indiana tradition - the Stonycreek Farm Pumpkin Festival - Open daily until Sunday, October 31.
2. Head to Merchant's Square in Carmel for OktoberFest, and make sure to stick around for "Dancing with the Carmel Stars"Â - Saturday, October 9. 3. Begin your holiday shopping a little early, and visit the Christmas in October Craft Fair in Fishers- Saturday, October 9. 4. Celebrate fall during "AutumnFest" - held in the quaint downtown arts district of Arcadia (& take theÂ train to get there!) - Saturday, October 9. 5. Have a special date night out at Kiss Z Cook in Carmel. This Saturday, is the "A Vegetarian Affair" class, yum! - Saturday, October 9. 6. Experience the fifth season of the Metropolitan Operaâ€™s Peabody and Emmy Award-winning series The Met: Live in HD at the Hamilton 16 IMAX in NoblesvilleÂ - Saturday, October 9.
7. Take the whole family on the Pumpkin Train, where you head north to pick out a pumpkin, sip hot chocolate, take hayrides and enjoy the fall air - Saturday, October 9 - Sunday, October 10. 8. Carve pumpkins, take hikes, and spend time with family during the free, annual Pumpkin Festival at Ritchey Woods Nature Preserve - Sunday, October 10. *For a complete listing of things do in Hamilton County, IndianaÂ visit our online calendar at 8GreatTowns.com!