fairs & festivalsnear Indianapolis
Local festivals and events to celebrate all things fall

Indianapolis has some of the best festivals in Indiana, and even the Midwest. Fun, family-friendly festivals can be found happening around Indy all year long. 

If you are up for a road trip. Check out of of many small town festivals listed in our guide for a brand new festival experiences in Indiana.


Upcoming Fairs & Festivals Near Indianapolis:

202317febAll Day1920th Annual Geofest(All Day) Indiana State Museum, 650 W. Washington St.CategoryFair/Festival,Museum/Zoo Event

202325febAll Day262023 Parke County Maple Fair(All Day) Parke County 4-H Fair, 1472 N US Highway 41 Rockville, IN 47872CategoryFair/Festival,Small Indiana Town Festival

202325feb11:00 am2:00 am2023 Summer Camp Fair11:00 am - 2:00 am Indianapolis Art Center, 820 E 67th st. Indianapolis, Indiana 46220CategoryExhibit,Fair/Festival,FreeFilterFree

202301apr10:00 am12:00 pmFestival of the Young Child10:00 am - 12:00 pm Donner Center, 739 22nd St #4101, Columbus, IN 47201CategoryCommunity Event,Fair/Festival,FreeFilterFree

202328aprAll Day30Whitestown Viking Fest(All Day) Anson Acres Park, 4671 Anson Blvd Whitestown Indiana 46075CategoryFair/Festival

202329apr(apr 29)10:00 am30(apr 30)5:00 pmBridgeton Rendezvous 202310:00 am - 5:00 pm (30) Bridgeton 1878 House, 8144 S Bridgeton Rd. Bridgeton IN 47836CategoryFair/Festival,Free,Small Indiana Town FestivalFilterFree

202313may9:00 am12:00 pmTouch A Truck at Craig Park9:00 am - 12:00 pm Craig Park, 10 E Smith Valley Rd, Greenwood, IN 46143CategoryFair/Festival,Touch-A-Truck

202320may10:00 am4:00 pmIndiana Peony Festival10:00 am - 4:00 pm Seminary Park, S. 10th St. Noblesville, IN CategoryFair/Festival,Free,OutdoorsFilterFree

202320may(may 20)10:00 am21(may 21)5:00 pmThe 50th Annual Broad Ripple Art Fair10:00 am - 5:00 pm (21) Indianapolis Art Center, 820 E 67th st. Indianapolis, Indiana 46220CategoryFair/Festival,Outdoors

202317junAll Day18Talbot Street Art Fair(All Day) Talbot Street (Between 16th & 20th), 1600 N Talbott St, Indianapolis, IN 46202CategoryCommunity Event,Fair/Festival,FreeFilterFree

202324junAll Day25Eiteljorg Indian Market & Festival(All Day) Eiteljorg Museum, 500 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204CategoryFair/Festival,Museum/Zoo Event

202324jun10:00 am10:00 pmHendricks County Rib-Fest & BBQ10:00 am - 10:00 pm Hendricks County Fairgrounds, 1900 E, Main Danville Indiana 46122CategoryFair/Festival,Free,Small Indiana Town Festival,Summer FunFilterFreeSeasonalBalloon Festival,Summer Fun

202324jun4:00 pm11:00 pmGreenwood Freedom Festival4:00 pm - 11:00 pm Craig Park, 10 E Smith Valley Rd, Greenwood, IN 46143CategoryFair/Festival,Free

202330junAll Day09julMarion County Fair(All Day) Marion County Fairgrounds, 7300 East Troy Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46203CategoryFair/FestivalSeasonalSummer Fun

202304jul3:00 pm10:30 pmWestfield Rocks the 4th3:00 pm - 10:30 pm Grand Park Events Center, 19000 Grand Park Blvd, Westfield, IN 46074CategoryCommunity Event,Fair/Festival,FreeFilterFreeSeasonal4th of July,Summer Fun

202316sep12:00 pm3:00 pmCuisine Connect Culture12:00 pm - 3:00 pm Grand Junction Plaza, 225 S. Union St, Westfield, IN 46074CategoryCommunity Event,Fair/Festival,FreeFilterFree

202307oct11:00 am2:00 pmBarktoberfest11:00 am - 2:00 pm Asa Bales Park, 205 W. Hoover St.CategoryFair/Festival,Fall Fun,Outdoors,PetsSeasonalFall Festival

202320oct6:30 pm8:30 pmMonster Mash at Craig Park6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Craig Park, 10 E Smith Valley Rd, Greenwood, IN 46143CategoryFair/Festival,FreeFilterFreeSeasonalHalloween,Trick-or-Treat