Boone County Economic Development Commision

Need ideas for your weekend plans? Check out what’s happening in Boone County this weekend!  We encourage everyone to review the BackOnTrack-IN Guidelines which include social distancing and wearing a face covering.

Thursday, September 10

  • Bring the kids for Animal Tales: Calvin Can’t Fly at the Tri-Area Library in Jamestown at 3 p.m. A Park Naturalist will share a story and craft or activity with preschool through upper elementary age children. Call the Tri-Area Library at (765) 676-6190 to reserve your spot for this free program.
  • Shop local meat, produce, and artisan items at the Whitestown Farmers’ Market from 5 – 8 p.m. at Main Street Park. Social Distancing guidelines will be in place.
  • Support Center Stage Community Theater in Lebanon by attending their production of Agatha Christie’s “Black Coffee.” This little gem unravels a tangle of family feuds, old flames and suspicious foreigners to find a killer and prevent a global catastrophe. The show begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $13-15. Call 765-894-5587 to reserve your tickets. (Due to social distancing guidelines, only 25 seats are available for each performance.)

Friday, September 11

  • On the 19th anniversary of 9/11, take a few minutes to reflect and remember the 2,983 people killed in the terrorist attacks.
  • Learn All About Animals: Reptiles with the Zion Nature Center staff during a Facebook Live session at 10 a.m.
  • Meet designers Judi Powers and Russell Jones at Robert Goodman Jewelers in Zionsville from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. You’ll experience one-of-a-kind designs as you try on pieces from Judi’s and Russell’s collections.
  • Pack a picnic and attend Polo at Sunset at Hickory Hall Polo Club in Whitestown from 5 – 9 p.m. $20 per car. Proceeds benefit Folds of Indiana.
  • Get fit with Yin Yoga  in the Park from 6 – 7 p.m. at Lebanon Memorial Park Bandstand. Yin is a very restorative class that stretches the deeper layers of muscles and fascia. Great for chronic illnesses with joint pain!  Cost: $15
  • Join in a Magic The Gathering Tournament at Friendly City Games in Lebanon beginning at 6:15 p.m.  $5 entry fee.
  • Enjoy an encore of Summer Nights – Music on the Plaza with the SpLit Endz Band from 7 – 9 p.m. and enjoy the Courthouse Cruise In on the square in Lebanon from 6 – 8:30 p.m.
  • Support Center Stage Community Theater in Lebanon by attending their production of Agatha Christie’s “Black Coffee.” This little gem unravels a tangle of family feuds, old flames and suspicious foreigners to find a killer and prevent a global catastrophe. The show begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $13-15. Call 765-894-5587 to reserve your tickets.
  • Treat your family to classic movies at M.E.L.S. at the Starlite Drive-In in Mechanicsburg. This weekend’s movies feature Indiana natives James Dean and Steve McQueen in “Rebel Without a Cause” and “Bullitt.” Gates open at 7:30 p.m.  $25 per carload.

Saturday, September 12

  • Purchase locally grown produce, plants, foods, coffee and tea, breads and pastries, pasta, peanut butter, eggs and meats at the Zionsville Farmers’ Market from 9 – 10:30 a.m. (8 – 9 a.m. for high risk individuals) at Zionsville Town Hall. Social Distancing Guidelines will be followed.
  • Stretch and destress with Blooming Life Yoga at Lions Club Park in Zionsville at 9 a.m.
  • Relax with Yoga on the Farm led by Indiana Yoga Studio at Heavenly Acres Farm in Thorntown beginning at 9 a.m. $5-$10 per person.
  • Shop local produce vendors and more at the Jamestown Farmers’ Market at Pleasant Acres Nature Park from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Grab a pencil and paper and join in Saturday Scribbles with Hussey Mayfield Public Library. This is a casual art tutorial series where you can learn techniques from character design to zentangle patterns. Each Saturday a new tutorial will be posted at 11 a.m.
  • Explore the Sugar Creek Art Center’s October Exhibition in Thorntown from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. The exhibit will feature rural Midwest views from a variety of artists. Enjoy food by JC Cocina, and visit the gift shop and artist studios.
  • Drive through and pick up dinner at the annual 4-H Chicken & Pork Chop BBQ from 5 – 7 p.m. at the Boone County Fairgrounds in Lebanon. $10 per meal.
  • Enjoy a blend of country, blues and rock from Whiskey Machine at That Sports Bar in Lebanon from 6 – 9 p.m.
  • Experience the tunes of Still the Same at Parky’s Smokehouse in Lebanon from 7 – 9:30 p.m.
  • Support Center Stage Community Theater in Lebanon by attending their production of Agatha Christie’s “Black Coffee.” This little gem unravels a tangle of family feuds, old flames and suspicious foreigners to find a killer and prevent a global catastrophe. The show begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $13-15 Call 765-894-5587 to reserve your tickets.
  • Break out the Aqua Net, stone washed jeans, and your favorite Poison t-shirt for an evening with Foxtrot Yankeez at Books & Brews in Zionsville. This family friendly show begins at 8 p.m.

Sunday, September 13

  • Bring the family for food, fun and table top games at Books & Brews in Zionsville from 12 – 8 p.m. Kids eat free!
  • Enjoy Sunday Funday Game Day at Moontown Brewing Company in Whitestown from 1 – 9 p.m. There will be board games, card games, corn hole and TVs set up with Super Nintendo and Nintendo 64. All ages welcome!
  • Support Center Stage Community Theater in Lebanon by attending their production of Agatha Christie’s “Black Coffee.” This little gem unravels a tangle of family feuds, old flames and suspicious foreigners to find a killer and prevent a global catastrophe. The show begins at 2:30 p.m. Tickets: $13-15. Call 765-894-5587 to reserve your tickets.
  • Join in the Gluten Free Pasta Making Class at The Cork and Barrel in Whitestown at 5 p.m. Chef Matthew will teach you how to make gluten free pasta with fresh tomato sauce. A wine pairing will accompany your meal. $55 per person.