Festivals & Events

Festive. Always.

There's 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.

The full list of events is shown below. Or, you can click here to see our Top Events This Year. 

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Rock ‘N Chow music Thursdays

Rock ‘N Chow music Thursdays

Jan 4 - Dec 27, 2018

Come to MashCraft Brewing’s Greenwood tap room every Thursday evening for live, local and original music from 7 to 9 p.m.

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Live Music Tuesdays

Live Music Tuesdays

Feb 6 - Dec 18, 2018

Come to Richard’s Brick Oven Pizza every Tuesday for live music and great pizza.

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Live Music at Fireside Brewhouse

Live Music at Fireside Brewhouse

Feb 9 - Dec 29, 2018

Fireside Brewhouse hosts live music at 9 p.m. every Friday and Saturday night, featuring the area’s best live entertainment. Also check for great Thursday shows at 6:30 p.m.

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Fast Friday craft brew infusion releases

Fast Friday craft brew infusion releases

Mar 9 - Dec 28, 2018

Come to MashCraft Brewing's Greenwood tap room every Friday evening for the release of a very limited, very cool craft brew infusion. Also, be sure to check their website for their monthly pepper and java infusion events.

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Sushi Making Class

Sushi Making Class

Mar 11 - Dec 30, 2018

Reserve a spot and come to Yokohama Japanese Cuisine and Sushi at noon every Sunday for sushi making classes.

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Hoosier Horse Park Events

Hoosier Horse Park Events

Apr 13 - Oct 14, 2018

Horse-related events from spring to fall.

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Goat Yoga

Goat Yoga

May 26 - Sep 29, 2018

Enjoy goat yoga under the pagoda every Saturday from April to October.

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Southside Art League features artist sisters

Southside Art League features artist sisters

Aug 1 - 31, 2018

Come view the oil paintings of sisters Joyce McNabb of Greenwood and Barbara Aton of Edinburgh in the Southside Art League gallery.

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Music on the patio at Vino Villa

Music on the patio at Vino Villa

Aug 12 - 31, 2018

This restaurant has great food an frequent live entertainment on the patio.

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Bargersville Farmers Market

Bargersville Farmers Market

Aug 22, 2018

Enjoy a farmers market in this charming town which has its roots in agriculture.

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Midwest Rhythm Exchange at The Willard

Midwest Rhythm Exchange at The Willard

Aug 24, 2018

Come to The Willard to enjoy food, drinks and a musical performance that’s an eclectic mix of bluegrass and jazz.

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Public Brewery Tour & Tasting – August

Public Brewery Tour & Tasting – August

Aug 25, 2018

Get a behind the scenes tour of Taxman Brewing Company’s brewery from a Taxman team member and enjoy beer samples.

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Greenwood Farmers Market

Greenwood Farmers Market

Aug 25, 2018

Fresh produce and more.

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Franklin Farmers Market

Franklin Farmers Market

Aug 25, 2018

Farm produce and more.

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Sheriff’s Charity Ride

Sheriff’s Charity Ride

Aug 25, 2018

A motorcycle ride to benefit Johnson County charities.

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Hoosier Hunting & Firearms Show

Hoosier Hunting & Firearms Show

Aug 25, 2018

This show is for the hunter, shooter, trapper and outdoorsman.

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Furry Friends Market

Furry Friends Market

Aug 25, 2018

This pet-friendly market not only features vendors selling products for pets, it also features vendors selling food, crafts and produce.

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Community Celebration

Community Celebration

Aug 25, 2018

Enjoy a parade at 11 a.m., followed by booths, vendors, food, entertainment, activities for kids, and more from 12:30 to 5 p.m.

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Greater Greenwood Community Band Festival

Greater Greenwood Community Band Festival

Aug 25, 2018

A full lineup of bands from across Indiana play concert band arrangements in the Greenwood Amphitheater.

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Picnic Concert Series at Mallow Run Winery - Eats & Beats Night

Picnic Concert Series at Mallow Run Winery - Eats & Beats Night

Aug 25 - 26, 2018

Mallow Run Winery invites lovers of music, food and wine to come out for a variety of concerts and food offerings.

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Hops & Vines Festival

Hops & Vines Festival

Aug 25, 2018

Enjoy beer, wine, music and more in downtown Franklin.

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Conflict resolution workshop

Conflict resolution workshop

Aug 28, 2018

Leadership Johnson County will offer a professional development workshop with Franklin College Professor Emeritus Bonnie Pribush.

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Wine 101

Wine 101

Aug 28 - Jul 30, 2019

Enjoy a series of 12 classes, one per month, covering everything from viticulture, to wine regions, to different styles of winemaking.

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Dog Tags Purse Auction

Dog Tags Purse Auction

Aug 28, 2018

This event, at the fairgrounds’ Scott Hall, includes purses for sale and a silent auction.

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Bargersville Farmers Market

Bargersville Farmers Market

Aug 29, 2018

Enjoy a farmers market in this charming town which has its roots in agriculture.

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Dining in the Dark

Dining in the Dark

Aug 30, 2018

Experience food and conversation as you may never have before – without your sight. Your remaining senses are rewired to savor the taste and smell of your dining experience.

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The McGuires at The Willard

The McGuires at The Willard

Aug 31, 2018

Come to The Willard to enjoy food, drinks and a musical performance that’s always a fun time.

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Franklin Farmers Market

Franklin Farmers Market

Sep 1, 2018

Fresh local produce

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Greenwood Farmers Market

Greenwood Farmers Market

Sep 1, 2018

Fresh produce and more.

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Lion Pride Ride

Lion Pride Ride

Sep 1, 2018

A great bike ride for families and serious bicyclists.

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Outdoor Bazaar & Car Show

Outdoor Bazaar & Car Show

Sep 1, 2018

Craft booths, food, car show and more.

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Touch a Truck

Touch a Truck

Sep 1, 2018

Local departments and companies pack the parking lot with their trucks so kids can climb in an explore.

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Picnic Concert Series at Mallow Run Winery - Anniversary Festival

Picnic Concert Series at Mallow Run Winery - Anniversary Festival

Sep 1 - 3, 2018

Mallow Run Winery invites lovers of music, food and wine to come out for a variety of concerts and food offerings.

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Music at The Apple Works

Music at The Apple Works

Sep 1 - 2, 2018

Apples, activities for the kids and music.

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Dog Tags Clay Shoot

Dog Tags Clay Shoot

Sep 2, 2018

Come and shoot 20 clays for $5 as part of a fundraiser.

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Doggie Pool Day and Pet Fair

Doggie Pool Day and Pet Fair

Sep 4, 2018

Bring your four-legged friend to Franklin Family Aquatics Center for pool day and to visit pet-related vendors.

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