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If you are already planning a weekend getaway to Hamilton County’s 8 Great Towns or are looking to take a last minute Indiana vacation, here are 8 Great Things to do in Hamilton County, Indiana this Labor Day weekend:

1.  Wrap up the 2009 season of Symphony on the Prairie at one of the 4 final shows – Thursday, September 3 – Sunday, September 6.

2.  Spend the first Friday evening of September at “First Friday’s – Upstairs Downtown” on the Historic Noblesville Square – Friday, September 4.

Cool Creek Park - Photo from myhamiltoncountyparks.com

Cool Creek Park - Photo from myhamiltoncountyparks.com

3. While on the Square celebrating First Friday’s, visit Jazz Squared for an evening of great music – Friday, September 4.

4.  Take a hike at Cool Creek Park during one of their guided walks – either the “Saturday Morning Fall Migration Bird Hikes” or the “Woodland Fall Wildflower Hike.” – Saturday, September 5.

5.  Relax with a picnic and family at Veteran’s Park in Sheridan during the “Sunset Mandolin Serenade.” – Saturday, September 5.

6.  On Labor Day, hop aboard a caboose at the Indiana Transportation Museum in Forest Park for a quick train ride! – Monday, September 7.

7.  Enjoying your free Monday off of work?  Gather a group of friends and play a round of golf at one of our Indiana premier golf courses.

8.  Gobble up a caramel apple from the Apple Store at Conner Prairie – Open September 1-November 1, Tuesday – Sunday, 11 am – 5 pm.

*Visit us online at 8GreatTowns.com for more details on the activities above and other weekend fun ideas!


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1.    Enjoy a free outdoor concert by the up-and-coming group The Flying Toasters at Cool Creek Park – Friday, June 19.
2.    Head over to The Belfry for a performance of the Pulitzer Prize and Critic Circle Award-winning show “Picnic” – Friday, June 19 through Sunday, June 21.
3.    Nourish your green thumb with the Noblesville Tour of Gardens in the Wellingtons – Saturday, June 20.
4.    Listen to the music of the Grateful Dead at Conner Prairie’s Symphony on the Prairie – Saturday, June 20.
5.    Gaze into the night sky during the Star and Satellite Gazing Tour at Strawtown Koteewi Park – Saturday, June 20.
6.    Explore Boxley Cabin and meet some furry friends in Sheridan at the Boxley Cabin Open House and Critter Showcase – Friday, June 19 & Saturday, June 20.
7.    Treat dad to a Car Show and Train Ride in Forest Park on Father’s Day – Sunday, June 21.
8.    Watch the Circle City Socialites battle the Stateline Derby DIVAS in a roller derby at the Hamilton County Fairgrounds. Be sure to check out the after party at Barley Island – Saturday, June 20.

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