5 Things to Do in Hamilton County This Weekend

Hamilton County continues the merriment of the holiday season with a flurry of activity this weekend. Check out our top 5 picks!


Take a drive through the Reynolds Farm Equipment John Deere FREE Christmas Lights Display

This annual FREE light display never disappoints. You’ll find Santa Claus, the Grinch, a farmhouse, basketball players and a train as you drive through this incredible display at Reynolds Farm Equipment in Fishers. Crank up the Christmas music, turn up the heat and drive through in amazement as you look out your window at all of the intricate scenes they have created with Christmas lights. On Friday, Dec. 8, Santa & Mrs. Claus join in on the fun from 6p-9p. You’ll also enjoy LIVE Jazzy sounds of Christmas music from the Bethany Robinson Trio! Enjoy Complimentary Punch, Cookies & Popcorn!

Dates: light display open daily through Jan. 1 from 5-9pm
Location: 12501 Reynolds Dr, Fishers

See the Museum of Miniature Houses and Other Collectibles in a whole new light

Join the museum for their annual Candelight Tour.  Guests can browse the museum’s entire collection, which will be lit by candlelight. Admission is free, beginning at 4pm

Earlier in the day, the museum will host a holiday decorating workshop for children (general admission rates will apply for this event). Visitors can drop in at any time from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm and stay for as long as they wish.

Date: Saturday, December 9
Location: Museum of Miniature Houses and Other Collectibles, Carmel

Enjoy the sounds of the season at the annual IU Health Holidays at the Palladium

This heartwarming ‘family-friendly’ concert is a community tradition. Enjoy your favorite songs of the season – and an audience sing-along, too!

Date: Saturday, December 9, 3pm and 7pm
Location: The Palladium, Carmel

Surround yourself with sweets at Conner Prairie’s annual Gingerbread Village

Stroll through an assortment of simple to elaborate gingerbread creations, all of which are made from edible materials! Be sure to cast your vote for the People’s Choice Award. And while you are there, stop by for some play time in Conner Prairie’s indoor areas: Create.Connect, Craft Corner and Discovery Station.

Date: Tues-Sun, through Jan. 7; 10am-5pm
Location: Conner Prairie, Fishers

Experience the Old World charm of Christmas in Germany during Carmel’s Christkindlmarkt

Enjoy a spectacular blend of traditional German foods and gifts, surrounding a beautifully adorned outdoor ice skating rink. With so much to see and do,
the whole family will enjoy exploring the market and making cherished memories.

Dates:  through Dec. 24
Location: 10 Center Green, Carmel








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