The weekend is here. Enjoy a Noblesville Parks-sponsored free family movie tonight at Southside park, visit Kids Day at the Market on Saturday morning at Federal Hill, and bring your dog out on Sunday for the Bryan Clauson Strut 2 Save Lives one-mile walk at Dillon Park, all in Noblesville.
These are among 40 things to do this weekend and beyond.
Here’s my list:
1. Indy Kids Sale pop-up consignment sale will be open 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. today and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. noon Saturday at Finch Creek Fieldhouse.
2. Relax and unwind at Fancy Flamingo Market from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. today on Central Street in Atlanta, Ind., where an open-air market will showcase small, local businesses.
3. Builders Association of Greater Indianapolis’ 2020 Home-A-Rama will kick off today and continue through Oct. 5 in nearby Zionsville.
4. Noblesville Parks presents a Free Friday Movie in the Park, “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood,” Rated PG, 109 minutes, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. today at Southside Park i in Noblesville. Blankets and lawn chairs invited, light concessions onsite.
5. 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.
6. The John Beatrice Band will perform from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. today at Primeval Brewing in Noblesville.
7. Jaie Baker 3 will perform from 9 p.m. to midnight today at the Ale Emporium in Fishers.
8. Kids Day at the Noblesville Farmers Market II is from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday at Federal Hill Commons in Noblesville. Kids show off their entrepreneurial skills at their own market space. For booth space, visit
9. Noblesville Farmers Market is open 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at Federal Hill Commons. 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.
10. Saving Second Base Ride will be Saturday, 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.
11. Noblesville Preservation Alliance will have a Flea Market fundraiser 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Preservation Hall (formerly Logan Street Sanctuary), NPA’s new home, with money raised being put toward the building’s bank loan. (This event replaces the annual Historic Home Tour, due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease) pandemic.
12. Nickel Plate Express will offer Fall Caboose rides 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, a 40-minute ride through Noblesville and over the White River, with a free fall activity and snack on board for $12, with reservations.
13. Kiln Creations will present a Painting in the Park event from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at Forest Park in Noblesville. Canvas painting session will be a Cosmic Panther, with canvas set up for you and supplies included for $25 with reservations through Kiln Creations’ Facebook page.
14. A Fall Open House will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Sundown Gardens in Westfield, with demonstrations, door prizes, food trucks, Field Brewing booth, Uno Gold Band, mobile zipline and more.
15. Conner Prairie in Fishers will present Explore Machine Saturday, a mini version of Festival of Machines, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. 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.
16. Oktoberfest, a family-friendly outdoor event, will bring live Oktoberfest music with the Beer Barrel Boys and German food and Oktoberfest-style games from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at MashCraft in Fishers. Bring your lawn chairs.
17. 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.
18. StringTime on the Square free summer concert music series, in its fourth season sponsored by Legacy Keepers Music, will feature Cornfields and Crossroads bluegrass band at 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday on the Courthouse Square. Bring your lawn chairs at 6 p.m., with the National Anthem by Addison McMillan and pre-show and intermission entertainment by Brad McCord. This is the final concert in the summer series.
19. Grand Junction Brewing Co. in Westfield will feature The Auburns, performing “cosmic country rock music,” from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Saturday. 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. Live Trivia from 7 p.m to 9 p.m. Thursdays. Singo Music Bingo from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesdays.
20. Cole Scott will perform 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Saturday at Spencer Farm Winery in Noblesville. Sip ‘n Shine at Spencer Farm Winery opens at 7 p.m. Thursdays, through Oct. 1 with Shine Yoga and a glass of wine for $15 for attendees 21 and older.
21. Hairbangers Ball (1980s rock hairband music) with opening band Roughouse will perform a free concert 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday at Federal Hill Commons. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets. Lawn is gridded for social distancing.
22. Bowl 32 -- 3-2-Fun! Center is open with bowling, laser tag, arcade games and birthday party space, in Noblesville.
23. Edge Adventures’ Aerial Adventures zipline is open with reservations required and social distancing enforced at the Strawtown Koteewi Park in Noblesville.
24. 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.
25. Calling all pups, owners bring your dogs out to celebrate the gift of life during a one-mile walk for the annual Brian Clauson Strut 2 Save Lives at 11 a.m. Sunday at Dr. James A. Dillon Park in Noblesville, with registration at 10 a.m. Stay after the strut to enjoy food from Courtney’s Kitchen and dog-friendly activities and raffle prizes for dogs and humans alike. Register through the Indiana Donor Network at
26. Noblesville Moose Lodge is open every Sunday for every Indianapolis Colts game with a tailgate party. Open noon to 6 p.m. this Sunday.
27. 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.
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. Conner Prairie’s Corn Maze opens 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 26 in Fishers, with this year’s tribute to the 200th anniversary of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, open select dates through Oct. 30.
30. All About Horses program will be offered from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sept. 26 at the new Fishers AgriPark. Meet AgriPark’s horse, Spirit, and watch a farrier trim his hooves, complete a horse-themed craft and learn about the many uses of a horse on a farm during a program geared for ages 5-10, with advance $10 registration
31. Singer/songwriter Steve Fulton, who draws inspiration from Tom Petty, Bob Dylan, Beck, Waylon Jennings and Johnny Cash, will perform 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sept. 24 at Peace Water Winery in Fishers. Midwest Originals husband-and-wife acoustic duo will perform rock, pop and country covers from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Sept. 26 at Peace Water Winery in Fishers.
32. The “Hedda Gabler” play by Henrik Ibsen will be the first production of the 2020-21 season in the new Westfield Playhouse in downtown Westfield, opening Sept. 24 and running through Oct. 4.
33. The final Food Truck Friday of the season is 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sept. 25 at Federal Hill Commons in Noblesville.
34. Enjoy wine at a premiere Sip and Paint event from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sept. 30 at Country Moon Winery in Noblesville. For $40, participants will paint a medium and small pumpkin with specialty glaze and enjoy a glass of wine, with advance registration.
35. Conner Prairie’s 37th annual Headless Horseman will offer 18 nights of the festival this year, beginning Oct. 1, with required advance tickets, no tickets at the door. New tubing hill will join wagon rides, marionette and theatrical shows, spooky storytelling, corn maze, midway, and more.
36. Noblesville Main Street and Nickel Plate Arts will present the first in a three-part “Small Business Superhero Series tailored to help small businesses prepare for Small Business Saturday this winter, “Live Sales & Google Listening,” 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Oct. 1, at Noblesville City Hall. Part II is Merchandising, Oct. 7; and Customer Service in a Time of COVID,” Oct. 14, with reservations required.
37. Noblesville Main Street’s final Music and All That Jazz of the season will feature live jazz on the Courthouse Square from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Oct. 2.
38. Feeding Families Hamilton County will have the first festival of its kind in the county to raise awareness, while networking and donating while making family memories, from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Oct. 2.
39. Circle City Tap Co. tap dancers will hit the stage during two showcases, with two different lineups, featuring new and old pieces at 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. Oct. 4 outdoors at Grand Junction Brewing Co. in Westfield.
40. Noblesville Parks will present Fireside Fun at Forest Park, a free event from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Oct. 9, with pre-registration required.

-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, scheduled for tonight and benefiting the Boys & Girls Club of Noblesville, is canceled.