Posts Tagged ‘First Fridays’

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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Lights Over Morse Lake, Cicero

Lights Over Morse Lake, Cicero

1. Happy 175th Birthday Cicero!  Attend a 3-day birthday party for one of our 8 Great Towns  – Friday, July 3 – Sunday, July 5.

2. It is a busy weekend at Conner Prairie!  Start with Glorious Fourth, ride the 1859 Balloon Voyage, then stay for the Stars & Stripes Symphony on the Prairie (don’t miss the fireworks after dark!) – Friday, July 3 – Sunday, July 5.

3. Take the entire family to the July First Fridays event in historic downtown Noblesville.  The theme this month is “4th on the 3rd” – Friday, July 3.

4. Tour historic Boxley Cabin in Sheridan – Friday, July 3.

5. “Ooh” and “Aah” over spectacular fireworks during the annual CarmelFest celebration. – Friday, July 3 – Saturday, July 4. 

6. After celebrating Cicero’s birthday, stop at the Jackson Street Bridge and watch the fireworks light up the sky (and water!) during “Lights over Morse Lake.” – Saturday, July 4.

7. Close to Noblesville?  Don’t miss the 13th Annual Parade & Fireworks Festival – Saturday, July 4.

8. Dance away the afternoon with FREE live music at Seminary Park in Noblesville – Sunday, July 5. 


*Visit us online at http://8GreatTowns.com for more details on the activities above.

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