Festivals & Events

Always Festive

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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Trunk or Treat at Sprint

Trunk or Treat at Sprint

Oct 26, 2019

Come to the Sprint Store at 1279 N. Emerson Avenue with your vehicle trunk decorated for a chance to win from their $500 prize pool. Children can walk around and trick-or-treat from each trunk.

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Howl-O-Ween Costume Contest for Dogs

Howl-O-Ween Costume Contest for Dogs

Oct 26, 2019

A pet costume contest.

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Carni-Fall

Carni-Fall

Oct 26, 2019

Trick-or-treating, crafts, games and more.

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Free Fall Festival

Free Fall Festival

Oct 26, 2019

All are welcome to Calvary Baptist Church for food, fun, a bounce house, games and candy. This event is free.

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Free Family Fall Festival

Free Family Fall Festival

Oct 26, 2019

Come enjoy free food, games, door prizes and more. Every child will leave with a goodie bag.

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Soul’d Out Concert

Soul’d Out Concert

Oct 27, 2019

Come to The Crossing for a concert featuring Soul’d Out.

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Malloween

Malloween

Oct 27, 2019

All children 12 and younger are welcome to trick-or-treat around Greenwood Park Mall.

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Free showing of The Public

Free showing of The Public

Oct 29, 2019

Festival Country Indiana and Johnson County Public Library present a free showing at The Historic Artcraft Theatre of The Public, a movie about homeless people who stage a sit-in at a library on a bitterly cold night in Cincinnati.

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Oklahoma!

Oklahoma!

Oct 31 - Nov 3, 2019

Creative Grounds Fine Arts Academy presents the Rodgets and Hammerstein classic musical Oklahoma!

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Trunk or Treat

Trunk or Treat

Oct 31, 2019

Families are invited to dress up in costumes and see decorated car trunks and get lots of candy for the kids.

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Trunk or Treat Halloween Festival

Trunk or Treat Halloween Festival

Oct 31, 2019

Lots of Halloween fun.

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Trunk or Treat Event

Trunk or Treat Event

Oct 31, 2019

All are welcome to First Separate Baptist Church, where there will be decorated trunks for the kids to trick-or-treat from.

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Trick or Treat hours

Trick or Treat hours

Oct 31, 2019

Trick-or-treating hours.

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Catered Cabaret: Monsters & Mayhem on Main Street

Catered Cabaret: Monsters & Mayhem on Main Street

Oct 31 - Nov 9, 2019

Enjoy dinner, drinks and a show featuring monsters and mayhem to celebrate the Halloween season. Check the website for tickets and show times.

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Fright Time Haunted Trail

Fright Time Haunted Trail

Nov 1 - 2, 2019

Come to the haunted trail from 7 to 8:30 p.m. for the non-scary experience, or get scared from 9 p.m. to midnight.

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Center Grove Craft Fair

Center Grove Craft Fair

Nov 2, 2019

Large craft show with 250 vendors.

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Wood Carving Magic Show and Sale

Wood Carving Magic Show and Sale

Nov 2, 2019

A wood carving show and sale.

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Craft Fair/Fall Bazaar

Craft Fair/Fall Bazaar

Nov 2, 2019

A seasonal craft show.

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Antique Show & Sale

Antique Show & Sale

Nov 2, 2019

Annual antique show with food service.

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Fall Concert: Phantom of the Opera

Fall Concert: Phantom of the Opera

Nov 2, 2019

Guest organist Wolf von Roos and music director Colin Andrews will play original and established works of music to accompany the original silent film Phantom of the Opera. This is free an open to the public.

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The Indiana Short Film Showcase and reception

The Indiana Short Film Showcase and reception

Nov 4, 2019

Festival Country Indiana is bringing The Indiana Short Film Showcase to The Historic Artcraft Theatre on Nov. 4 and is inviting the public to a free reception at the nearby museum followed by a free screening of short films.

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Franklin College Instrumental Concert

Franklin College Instrumental Concert

Nov 5, 2019

The instrumental chamber concerts will showcase Franklin College instrumental students.

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Catered Cabaret presents an evening with Stacia Hulen

Catered Cabaret presents an evening with Stacia Hulen

Nov 6, 2019

Enjoy an evening cabaret featuring Stacia Hulen.

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U-paint Ceramic Christmas Tree or Vintage Truck with Tree

U-paint Ceramic Christmas Tree or Vintage Truck with Tree

Nov 7, 2019

Paint your own vintage Christmas tree or truck, just like grandma’s. The cost is $38 to $114, depending upon what you register to paint. The price includes a beverage from the bar.

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An Evening with Callista Buchen

An Evening with Callista Buchen

Nov 7, 2019

Enjoy an evening with award-winning author Callista Buchen at Franklin College.

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Authors series: Lisa Jewell

Authors series: Lisa Jewell

Nov 7, 2019

The Johnson County Public Library welcomes New York Times best-selling author Lisa Jewell.

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Developing Trust Workshop

Developing Trust Workshop

Nov 8, 2019

Trust at a company decreases turnover, increases innovation and pushes individual performance. This workshop explores ways to build trust with others.

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Downtown Franklin Holiday Open House

Downtown Franklin Holiday Open House

Nov 8 - 9, 2019

Shop, eat and enjoy the downtown.

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Monte Carlo Night

Monte Carlo Night

Nov 8, 2019

Enjoy a themed evening with dancing, casino games, silent auction and more.

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Antique & Vintage Market

Antique & Vintage Market

Nov 9, 2019

Vendors from Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana will be selling furniture, advertising, primitives, jewelry, glassware, art, turquoise, lighting and more.

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KIC-IT Holiday Craft & Vendor Show

KIC-IT Holiday Craft & Vendor Show

Nov 9, 2019

Come shop from more than 100 vendors, visit with Santa, buy wonderful baked goods and support KIC-IT, a nonprofit that assists youth struggling with homelessness.

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Fall Artist Showcase

Fall Artist Showcase

Nov 9, 2019

Come see great local art, shop for one-of-a-kind gifts, hear live music and enjoy refreshments.

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Franklin College Chamber Concert

Franklin College Chamber Concert

Nov 12, 2019

An array of music performed.

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Red Runway

Red Runway

Nov 13 - 14, 2019

Enjoy a fashion show featuring 2019 fashions and a sneak peak of 2020 fashions, a catered meal and dessert, and shopping opportunities.

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St. Rose Holiday Market

St. Rose Holiday Market

Nov 16, 2019

Enjoy brunch, shop from a variety of vendor booths, and create crafts. Free admission.

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Taxman Brewing Company: Public Brewery Tour & Tasting

Taxman Brewing Company: Public Brewery Tour & Tasting

Nov 16, 2019

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

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