Holidays in Hamilton County, Indiana

When the holiday season arrives, there’s no place like Hamilton County to celebrate the season. Located just north of Indianapolis, Hamilton County, Indiana, was named one of the “Top 10 Holiday Escapes” by Midwest Living magazine. Celebrate the spirit of the season and make memories with your loved ones.

Top Holiday Things to Do

The Carmel Christkindlmarkt

The Carmel Christkindlmarkt returns for its second season, open Saturday, Nov. 17 through Sunday, Dec. 23. The Midwest's newest authentic German holiday market is located on Center Green in between the Palladium and Tarkington theaters. Here you'll find bierkruges (beer mugs), gluhwein (hot mulled wine) and other European goods and foods. Free parking is available in surrounding parking garages.

Koteewi Run

Koteewi Run, central Indiana's only groomed snow tubing hill, opens Dec. 15 at Strawtown Koteewi Park. Guests need to make reservations online in advance. A pulley system will pull snow tubes to the top of the 40-foot hill before you slide down.

 

Holiday Attractions