Boone County Economic Development Commision

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

Friday, October 11

  • Bring your quilting project and make new friends at Thorntown Public Library from 12:30 – 2 p.m.
  • Join in the Gamer’s Guild at the Lebanon Public Library and try your hand at Just Dance or Mario Kart, help with our weekly puzzle or challenge someone to a game of UNO. All ages welcome between 3 – 6 p.m.
  • Choose from a variety of video games at Game On! at Hussey-Mayfield Public Library in Zionsville. Sign up not required, just show up and have fun between 4 – 5 p.m.  For students in grades 6-12 only.
  • Celebrate Whitestown Fire Departments 90th Anniversary at WFD Station 71 in Whitestown. The party runs from 5 – 8 p.m.
  •  Enjoy Faith County, a hilarious play filled with lovable characters in wacky situations at Center Stage Theatre in Lebanon. RSVP  to (765) 894-5587 or purchase tickets at brownpapertickets.com. The show begins at 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, October 12

  • Calling all R/C enthusiasts!  Volunteers are needed to help Clear the Way for the new R/C course at Abner Longley Park in Lebanon. Work begins at 8 a.m. Be sure to bring hand tools (saws, chainsaw, pruners, etc.) Long pants recommended.
  • Begin you day at the Donut 5K Run/Walk at Lebanon Memorial Park. The event kicks off at 9:30 a.m. and registration is $30. Proceeds benefit BCSD Police Week events.
  • Learn how to navigate Windows 10 at the Lebanon Public Library Computer Class. This free class begins at 10 a.m.
  • Bring the dogs for the Tails on the Trail Group Dog Walk. Meet at Starkey Nature Park in Zionsville at 10 a.m.
  • Sign your kids up to Create a Holiday Gift at Zionsville Public Library between 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. They will draw on special paper to be transformed into a melamine plate ready to give! $10 cash/check only.
  • Take a hike through a 5-acre corn maze and pick a pumpkin at the 5th Annual Pumpkin Harvest at Dull’s Tree Farm in Thorntown from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Re-energize with food from the Feed Bunk and wash it down with a refreshing apple cider slushie. Admission $10 per person, 2 and under free.
  • Visit the Adopt-a-Shelter Dog event at Pet Supplies Plus in Whitestown from 12 – 3 p.m.
  • Register your slime loving kids for Slime Time at the Witham Family YMCA in Lebanon. Kids will make and take their choice of different types of Halloween themed slime from 2 – 3:30 p.m. $5 per person.
  • Calling kids (and adults) to join the Pokemon TCG League at the Zionsville Public Library from 3 – 4:30 p.m. Bring your cards or Nintendo DS. Registration recommended. Snacks provided.
  • Play Marvel trivia about the movie, Captain Marvel, and create your own superhero mask starting at 5 p.m. at Whitestown Municipal Complex. The free movie will start promptly at 7:00. Popcorn and water will be provided.
  • Support your favorite local celebrity couple at Dancing with the Stars Boone County at the Boone County Fairgrounds Witham Pavilion in Lebanon. The event begins at 5 p.m. and tickets are $55 per person.  Proceeds benefit Mental Health America Boone County.
  • Enjoy the tunes of the Jazz Elements Trio at Hopwood Cellars Winery in Zionsville from 7 – 9 p.m.
  • Enjoy Faith County, a hilarious play filled with lovable characters in wacky situations at Center Stage Theatre in Lebanon. RSVP  to (765) 894-5587 or purchase tickets at brownpapertickets.com. The show begins at 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, October 13

  • Enjoy a free Community Fall Festival at Access Church in Lebanon from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Catered BBQ and hotdogs, inflatables, PJ Masks, petting zoo & pony rides, Thomas the Train ride, carnival style games, face painting, pumpkin painting, prizes, and more! Plus, raffle giveaways and a corn hole tournament.
  • Bring your furry friend, or adopt one on-site, at the Fall Family & Pet Costume Contest at FC Tucker in Zionsville from 12 – 4 p.m. There will be an outdoor photo booth, fall treats, apple cider, and contests for the best Halloween costumes!
  • Take a hike through a 5-acre corn maze and pick a pumpkin at the 5th Annual Pumpkin Harvest at Dull’s Tree Farm in Thorntown from 1 – 7 p.m. Re-energize with food from the Feed Bunk and wash it down with a refreshing apple cider slushie. Admission $10 per person, 2 and under free.
  • Enjoy Faith County, a hilarious play filled with lovable characters in wacky situations at Center Stage Theatre in Lebanon. RSVP  to (765) 894-5587 or purchase tickets at brownpapertickets.com. The show begins at 2:30 p.m.
  • Join in a Magic The Gathering Repack Tournament at Friendly City Games in Lebanon beginning at 5 p.m.  $5 entry fee.
  • Revel in Live Music Sunday’s at People’s Revel Room in Lebanon from 5 – 7 p.m. Chris Kloeper is the featured musician.