Visit the 8 Great Towns of Hamilton County, Indiana for an unforgettable weekend getaway. Make a reservation at a cozy Bed & Breakfast for a long December retreat and marvel at twinkling Christmas lights, holiday shopping on quaint town squares, a candlelit tour of Conner Prairie and a variety of holiday celebrations. Don't forget our stellar Indiana dining options! Simply choose a December weekend from the options below and enjoy a little time away. Also, we have printable coupons for many of the dining, lodging and shopping options that are listed below - so be sure to click here and save!
Holidays on Main Street Weekend December 4, 5, 6
Friday Night: Start your long weekend with shopping and dining during the "Holiday's in Noblesville" special downtown event OR take a Holiday Home Tour in Carmel. Try dinner at Barley Island Brewery on Noblesville's Historic Square and save when you use a coupon.
Saturday Night: Stop by Hamilton Town Center in Noblesville for last minute stocking stuffer shopping. Make the short drive to Fishers and enjoy a candlelit stroll through Prairietown during Conner Prairie by Candlelight.
Sunday Morning: Before heading home, enjoy a leisurely breakfast at Bub's Cafe in Carmel. Where to Stay? Look for great savings at Comfort Suites, Hilton Garden Inn, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Hotel Indigo or Springhill Suites in Fishers. Or try the Fairfield Inn in Noblesville.
Holidays in the Arts District Weekend December 11,12,13
Friday Night: Begin your getaway with your choice of a cozy local eatery in Carmel.
Saturday: Spend the morning window or holiday shopping at Clay Terrace in Carmel.
Saturday Night: Visit the unique local shops and art galleries of the Carmel Arts & Design District during the Holidays in the Arts District special event. Enjoy event promotions on dining. Also visit Carmel Old Town Antiques and Carmel Antique Emporium and take a Candlelight Tour at the Museum of Miniature Houses.
Sunday: Complete the weekend with the Snowflakes and Silent Nights exhibit at Cool Creek Park in Westfield. Where to stay? Ask for special package promotions at these Carmel Hotels: Hilton Garden Inn Stimulus Package- Buy Friday and Saturday, get Sunday night FREE; The Renaissance Marriott Romance Getaway Special Rate or The Renaissance Marriott More Bang for Your Buck.
"Holiday on the Prairie Weekend December 18, 19, 20
Friday Night: After checking in to your hotel, visit one of our locally owned restaurants. Visit Peterson's in Fishers to dine on steaks, seafood and more. Satisfy your sweet tooth with dessert at Alexander's on the Square in Noblesville or enjoy a perfectly cooked tenderloin from the Nickel Plate in Fishers.
Saturday: Between Holiday on the Prairie and Gingerbread Village, Conner Prairie Living History Park is a great place to spend a Saturday afternoon. Buy one Get one Free at Fionn MacCool's Irish Pub and Restaurant.
Sunday: Experience the peaceful beauty of winter during the "Snowflakes and Silent Nights" exhibit at Cool Creek Park in Westfield - and then have a safe trip home! Where to stay? Look for great savings from Comfort Suites, Hilton Garden Inn, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Hotel Indigo or Springhill Suites in Fishers. Or try the Fairfield Inn in Noblesville.