It’s Friday. And it’s time for Food Truck Friday at lunchtime today and Noblesville Parks’ Free Friday Movie in the Park tonight and a rock concert on Saturday night, all at Federal Hill Commons in Noblesville.
The events are among 35 things to do on this weekend and beyond. Here’s my list:
1. Food Truck Friday is 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. today at Federal Hill Commons in Noblesville.
2. Brian Koning puts a fun and eclectic spin on all your favorite folk, pop, rock, country and alternative hits from the 1950s to now, at 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. today and Oct. 9, Nov. 13 and Dec. 11 at Spencer Farm Winery, where Cole Scott will play at 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Sept. 19.
3. Join in for Books & Brews’ Dine to Donate for Transformations Center from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. today at Books & Brews in Noblesville.
4. Noblesville Parks presents a Free Friday Movie in the Park, “Dolittle,” Rated PG, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. today at Federal Hill Commons in Noblesville. Blankets and lawn chairs invited, light concessions onsite.
5. An East Coast Swing Class and Social Dance Party will be 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. today at the ABC Ballroom in Noblesville
6. Join in for free Music Bingo Fridays from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. today at Pinheads and Alley’s Alehouse in Fishers. Hear 25-second clips of your favorite songs at random, with song titles (instead of numbers) on your bingo cards.
7. Just north, join the Elwood Elks for a Drive-In Movie Cruise-in from 7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. today, with 1962 classic, “American Graffiti,” Rated PG, to begin at 8:45 p.m., $10 per carload, concessions available.
8. My Yellow Rickshaw band will perform at 10 p.m. today at Britton Tavern in Fishers.
9. The new Koteewi Lake at Strawtown Koteewi Park opens to the public on Saturday with entrance across from Taylor Museum of History in Noblesville.
10. It’s Jersey Day at the Market, so show your team spirit by wearing your favorite jersey to the Noblesville Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday at Federal Hill Commons, where Noblesville Main Street will host Jar Wars to determine Noblesville’s favorite state university. Also, Shine Yoga and Wellness will lead a free yoga class 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., with pre-registration encouraged. Bring a mat.
11. Fishers Farmers Market is open 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at Nickel Plate District Amphitheater. Westfield Summer City Market is open 9 a.m. to noon Saturday in downtown Westfield, and Saxony Market is open 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at Saxony development in Fishers. Carmel Farmers Market is open 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Center Green next to The Palladium.
12. Breakfast is served from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Loyal Order of Moose, Noblesville 540.
13. In nearby Clinton County, Kirklin Flea Market is open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday on Market Street rain or shine with free admission and parking.
14. Noblesville First United Methodist Church’s Teter Farm Stand is open 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays at 10980 E. 221st Street in Noblesville. (The farm will benefit from a Farm to Table Dinner Fundraiser 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. today at Purgatory Golf Club in Noblesville.)
15. Ages 5-10 can learn all about sheep in up-close interactions with Fishers AgriPark’s three sheep, Darla, Marla and Carla at 11 a.m. Saturday during an hourlong program and see sheep-shearing demonstration, sheep wool weaving, a sensory bin with wool and more, at 11 a.m. Saturday at Fishers AgriPark, with required registration for $10 per child.
16. Central Indiana Vintage Vehicles invites car buffs to show off their vintage vehicles on the Courthouse Square during the weekly Saturday night Cruise-in. Lawn chairs and old-car conversations invited.
17. The Grace Scott Band will perform live from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Center Stage Vintage Guitars in Noblesville. Live stream also on Instagram and YouTube.
18. Grand Junction Brewing Co. in Westfield will feature Chasing Katie at 6:50 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday and requires advance tickets limited to 100 guests, with outdoor seating. Also, Perdidos de Sinaloa will perform at 3 p.m. Sunday. Brew Yoga at 11 a.m. Saturday outside on the stage and in event space. Bring your own mats and props. Also, music, comedy, poetry welcome on Open Mic Night at 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesdays, hosted by Gary Wasson.
19. The Dan McGuinness Band (CCR tribute) with opening band Corey Cox will perform a free concert 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday at Federal Hill Commons. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets.
20. Join Relay for Life of Hamilton County for a Drive-Thru Luminaria Ceremony to honor and remember those affected by cancer, 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday at Grace Church in Noblesville.
21. Noblesville First United Methodist Church offers live Outdoor Worship at 8:15 a.m. and 10 a.m. Sundays at Teter Retreat & Farm in Noblesville, with pastor Jerry Rairdon and assistant pastors Jill Moffett and Matt Hantelman officiating
22. The Ralph Lehr VFW Post 6246 in Noblesville will play host to the My Country Needed Me benefit ride on Sunday, with registration at 9 a.m. and kickstands up at 10:30 a.m., cars welcome, Sonsee Cloud to perform, with hog roast after the ride for $5. (Chappy’s Convoy Ride is Saturday, leaving Greentown with a stop at Noblesville VFW for a flag-raising ceremony at burgers and hot dogs.)
23. Noblesville Moose Lodge will be open every Sunday beginning Sept. 13 for every Indianapolis Colts game with a tailgate party. Open noon to 6 p.m. this Sunday.
24. Enjoy Sunday worship at White River Christian Church’s new Hamilton North community center and coffee house, Remnant, at 9:15 a.m. and 11 a.m. in downtown Arcadia.
25. Conner Prairie in Fishers will have a socially distanced performance in Prairie Town from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday. Also, Explore Machine Saturday, a mini version of Festival of Machines, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 19. Otherwise, grounds are open for outdoor experiences in Prairietown, Animal Encounters, Lenape Indian Camp, the William Conner House and other outdoor spaces across the grounds. Hours are 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Wednesdays for members only; general public days, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays; and Family Night, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturdays.
26. Bowl 32 -- 3-2-Fun! Center is open with bowling, laser tag, arcade games and birthday party space, in Noblesville.
27. Edge Adventures’ Aerial Adventures zipline is open with reservations required and social distancing enforced at the Strawtown Koteewi Park in Noblesville.
28. Hamilton County Community Band will have fall rehearsals from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday at 21097 Durbin Road, Noblesville. All ages and abilities invited.
29. Indy Kids Sale consignment sale will be open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 17, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 18 and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. noon Sept. 19 at Finch Creek Fieldhouse.
30. Builders Association of Greater Indianapolis’ 2020 Home-A-Rama will be Sept. 18-Oct. 4 in nearby Zionsville.
31. Shred your private documents on Shred Day from 8 a.m. to noon Sept. 19 at the Hamilton County Household Hazardous Waste Center in Noblesville, free for county residents and employees with drivers license or tax identification form, a limit of four bankers boxes, no books.
32. Saving Second Base Ride will be Sept. 19, leaving from Cicero American Legion Post No. 341, with breakfast and registration, $20 per bike, from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m., with the ride at 10:30 a.m., co-sponsored by Phi Beta Psi sorority.
33. Kids Day at the Noblesville Farmers Market II is from 8 a.m. to noon on Sept. 19, when kids show off their entrepreneurial skills at their own market space. For booth space, visit
34. Noblesville Preservation Alliance, which canceled its Sept. 19 Historic Home Tour due to the COVID-19 pandemic, will instead have a Flea Market fundraiser 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 19 at Preservation Hall, NPA’s new home, with money raised being put toward the building’s bank loan (read more about NPA’s upcoming flea market in an upcoming Betsy Reason column).
35. StringTime on the Square free summer concert music series, in its fourth season sponsored by Legacy Keepers Music, which will feature Cornfields and Crossroads bluegrass band at 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sept. 19 on the Courthouse Square. Bring your lawn chairs at 6 p.m., with National Anthem, and pre-show and intermission entertainment by Brad McCord. This is the final concert in the summer series.

-Contact Betsy Reason at The annual Atlanta New Earth Festival in September has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. All of Hamilton County Parks large events have been canceled through 2020. History on Tap 2020 at Conner Prairie is canceled. The 10th annual Darlington Bed Race benefiting the Boys & Girls Club of Noblesville is canceled.