There are always great festivals and events happening in Festival Country Indiana, just south of Indy. We are your destination for music festivals, craft brew and wine festivals, and weekend festivals that check the box for “plenty of things to do with kids.”
So, if you’re looking for things to do this weekend, come to the place of festivals. Once you experience Festival Country Indiana, you'll want to return time and time again.
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Come to Greenwood Park Mall daily from Nov. 12 to Dec. 24 for pictures with Santa. Reservations are strongly encouraged and can be made using the website link.
Enjoy a drive-thru light exhibit. On December 11, there will also be hot chocolate, a petting zoo, family fun and Christmas tree sales.
Experience an interactive light show with 500,000 LED lights, Santa visits and more on select nights.
Enjoy a magical holiday experience with larger-than-life decorations, lights, hot cocoa and a campfire.
Come to Johnson County Museum to see all the decorated Christmas trees.
Come view and purchase a variety of art in every price range, plus greeting cards.
Enjoy a winter market, a lighted parade at 5:30 p.m., and the lighting at the courthouse at 7 p.m.
Browse booths selling crafts, food, jewelry and decor.
Shop for more 50 vendors.
Come to Old Town Atrium for food, drinks, treats, games and a Santa photo opportunity. Please bring a new, unopened toy to donate.
Santa will be at the museum for free pictures. Kids can enjoy a craft activity and viewing the Dec-a-Trees while waiting.
Johnson County Public Library is offering several fun events, including a meet and greet with Frozen princesses Anna and Elsa.
First Presbyterian Church of Franklin will offer a free Christmas Concert in conjunction with the Franklin Holiday Lighting.
Come to the Greenwood Amphitheater to enjoy a lighted trail powered by Duke energy.
Everyone is invited to drive by and enjoy the portrayal of the birth of Christ.
Come to Richard’s Brick Oven Pizza to enjoy pizza and the music of Sedona Station as they perform.
Enjoy vendors, live music, photos with Santa, character visits, crafts and more.
The town of New Whiteland is displaying its unique 50-foot MegaTree, which is a giant, electronically lighted light show experience.
Families will enjoy a special character visit with the Grinch and story time.
See a live baby reindeer and other animals.
Come enjoy an evening of live Christmas music favorites with Jerry Navarro and Friends performing Charlie Brown Christmas on stage.
The instrumental chamber concerts will showcase Franklin College instrumental students.
At this workshop, you’ll learn a process to streamline decision making and ensure you’re looking at all angles.
Enjoy a live nativity at Honey Creek United Methodist Church.
Enjoy a Breakfast with Santa event at O’Charley’s Restaurant & Bar, complete with a hot breakfast, visits with Santa, and a backdrop for photo opportunities.