It's the last weekend to sneak in some shopping and pre-Christmas fun in Hamilton County, Indiana! Make reservations to enjoy a show, hop aboard a very special train or trolley and enjoy this special season. Read on for fun ideas and check our online calendar for even more.

Gingerbread Village at Conner Prairie
Through January 3
Fishers, Indiana

It's not too late to see this winter wonderland of decorated sweets. See gingerbread creations made by amateurs and professionals in this impressive display of gingerbread, icing and candies.


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Indianapolis Symphonic Choir Presents: Festival of Carols
December 18 - 20
Carmel, Indiana

The 200-voice Indianapolis Symphonic Choir will present a variety of ever-popular holiday carols at The Palladium. The Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra will accompany the choir and you might even catch a glimpse of St. Nick.

Donut 5K Holiday Run & Walk
December 19
Carmel, Indiana

Who says running can't be delicious? Take part in this fun 5K that includes two stops complete with donut holes from Jack's Donuts plus a free donut at the finish line. Talk about a sweet ending!


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The Polar Bear Express Train
Through December 23
Fishers, Indiana

Don't miss this Hamilton County tradition brought to you by the Indiana Transportation Museum. Grab tickets now for this train ride from Fishers to "the North Pole" complete with story time and a visit from Santa and friends.



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Carmel Holiday Trolley
December 19
Carmel, Indian
Hop aboard this special trolley to be transported around Carmel for holiday fun. There will be stops in the Carmel Arts & Design District, the Indiana Design Center and at Carmel City Center so you can check out all of the unique shops, showrooms and galleries.




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