Boone County Economic Development Commision

Need ideas for your weekend plans? Check out what’s happening in Boone County, Indiana this weekend!

Thursday, September 1

Friday, September 2

  • Polo at Sunset at Hickory Hall Polo Club, gates opening at 5pm and match beginning at 6pm.
  • Take part in Storywalker’s Club Event: Round is a Tortilla at Elm Street Green for reading and an activity with the Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Public Library from 10:30-11am.
  • Read stories, sing, play and craft at Lebanon Public Library’s Storytime from 10:30-11:30am.
  • Join a Naturalist for a Morning Bird Walk hike to see who is fluttering around at Elm Street Green from 8:30-9:30am. All levels of birding experience welcome.
  • Download the free Magic Park app and head over to Mulberry Fields to play a game that encourages users to run, walk and be active outside. From 4-5pm, take part in: Beep Beep! Fun with Robots, registration required.

Saturday, September 3

Sunday, September 4

  • Celebrate the new Talent Factory studio at a Grand-Reopening Open House from 2-5pm at 384 N. Mount Zion Rd. in Lebanon. Tour the studio, enjoy Kona Ice and pizza from That Sports Bar, and don’t forget to wear your grooviest outfit!

Upcoming Events:

  • September 9 – 11: Zionsville Fall Festival put on by the Lions Club! Enjoy bounce houses, carnival rides, vendors, American Dream Car Show, and the Lion’s Lounge Saturday evening with adult beverages and the “Impalas” band. Friday is the VIP Carnival for families with Special Needs. This year’s theme is Chills & Thrills in Lions Park; more info on the parade, events and activities can be found here.
  • September 9 – 11: Hoosier Hardwood Festival at the Boone County Fairgrounds. A weekend full of lumberjack shows, woodworkers, artisans, crafters, beer garden, festival food and live entertainment! Participate in the Lumberjack Camps to learn how to log roll, axe throw, or X-cut with a 2-person saw. More info here.
  • September 16 – 17: Back to the 50’s Festival at the Boone County 4-H Fairgrounds! More info here. 
  • September 18: Tri-Area Library 40th Birthday Party; Celebrate the birthday and renovation of Tri-Area Library at 2 West Main Street in Jamestown from 1-3pm!
  • September 16 – 18: Colonial Market Days at Abner Longley Park in Lebanon. More info here.
  • September 24 – 25: Lincoln’s Lebanon – Civil War Reenactment Event presented by the Ruth Brookshire Charitable Foundation! More info here.