Zionsville Current Events

Zionsville Current Events

December 2017 Events in Zionsville

Zionsville EaglesThrough March 2018

Zionsville High School Varsity BasketballTip-off Times Vary – Check Schedules (Home games played at ZCHS at 1000 Mulberry St, Zionsville, IN 46077) – Support your hometown teams by watching the ZHS basketball teams! Schedule links below. Go Eagles!

Girls Varsity & JV Basketball Schedule (2017 – 2018)

Boys Varsity & JV Basketball Schedule (2017 – 2018)

Zionsville Events: ZHS Varsity Football

CV Art and FrameSaturday, December 2, 2017

WhiskerFest to Benefit Humane Society for Boone County9:00 AM to 4:00 PM – (Whitestown Municipal Complex, 6210 Veterans Drive, Whitestown, IN 46075) – 30+ Boone County Vendors in 1 Spot! Pet Photos with Santa! 11am-4pm — Printed photo & emailed digital! Micro-chipping from 2-4 pm. Lunch will be available on site.

Humane Society for Boone County Annual Golf Scramble Fore the Animals

Christmas in the VillageSaturday, December 2, 2017

Christmas in the Village Events9:00 AM to 4:00 PM (various locations in Zionsville) – The holiday season continues
in Zionsville with a variety of event throughout the Village. For more information, contact the Zionsville Chamber at 317-873-3836 or info@zionsvillechamber.org.

  • Breakfast with Santa: Tri Kappa hosts this popular event in Village restaurants. Santa visits the children in the restaurants beginning at 9 a.m. — www.zionsvilletrikappa.org
  • ZCHS Show Choir Carolers: Various times and locations. Enjoy Christmas and winter songs as you shop the Village.
  • Shopping Shuttle Rides 12:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.: The shuttle runs from Downtown to Boone Village, stopping at the Sullivan Munce Cultural Center, South Village merchants and returns downtown.
  • Santa in residence at the Santa House 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.: at the corner of Main and Cedar Street.

Throughout the month of December, there will be an Instagram station at the Santa House, so children and adults can take pictures for social media posts.


Thomas Kincade Zionsville GalleryFriday thru Sunday, Dec 1-3, 2017

Thomas Kinkade Disney EventFri 4-8pm; Sat 10am-8pm; Sun 1-4pm – (Thomas Kincade Zionsville Gallery, 104 S Main St, Zionsville, IN 46077) – Thomas Kinkade Zionsville Gallery will host a Thomas Kinkade Studio Master Highlighter and Disney Artist, Dirk Wunderlich, who will be available to create an original sketch for all collectors. Prizes, Disney Characters, fun & games, and Disney Magic for the entire family! To RSVP, call 317-873-3288 or send an email.

Thomas Kinkade Disney Event

First Come, First Hung Exhibit at SullivanMunce Cultural CenterSaturday, December 2 through Sunday, December 17, 2017

First Come, First Hung Exhibit — During Regular Business Hours (SullivanMunce Cultural Center, 225 West Hawthorne Street, Zionsville) — This popular exhibit allows both amateur and professional artists the opportunity to showcase their talent in our galleries. All types, styles and mediums of original art might be on display – oil, watercolors, photography, sculpture, graphics, ceramics, stitchery, textiles, quilts, hand painted decorative items, etc.
 


Carol of Homes - Holiday Home TourSaturday, December 2, 2017

Carol of Homes – Holiday Home Tour10:00 AM to 4:00 PM (Zionsville, IN 46077) – Zionsville Royalaires & Choralaires are award-winning show choirs from Zionsville Community High School. Tickets are $20. More Information

Carol of Homes - Holiday Home Tour

Victorian Holidays at the SullivanMunceSaturday, December 2, 2017

Victorian Holidays at the SullivanMunce — During Regular Business Hours (SullivanMunce Cultural Center, 225 West Hawthorne Street, Zionsville) — Holiday boutique, bake sale, crafts, children’s activities, and First Come, First Hung Exhibition opening.
 


Maplewood FarmsteadSaturday, Dec. 2 and Sunday, Dec. 3

Holiday Open House1:00 PM to 5:00 PM (Maplelawn Farmstead, 9575 Whitestown Road, Zionsville, IN 46077) – The Maplelawn Farmstead is hosting a Decorated Open House. Christmas goodies will be served and the farmhouse will be decorated for the coming holidays.

Holiday Open House at Maplelawn Farmstead

Zionsville Performing Arts CenterSaturday, December 2, 2017

Mike Super — Magic & Illusion7:30 PM (Zionsville Performing Arts Center, 1000 Mulberry Street, Zionsville, IN 46077) – America’s Got Talent Finalist, Winner of NBC’s Phenomenon, Mike Super takes magic to levels that literally touch the audience! Don’t miss this magical one night event! TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Questions? Call 317-873-3355 x12940.

Mike Super — Magic & Illusion at ZPAC

7th 8th Grade Dances at Boys & Girls Club of ZionsvilleSaturday, December 2, 2017

Winter Formal: 7th 8th Grade Dance8:00 PM – 11:00 PM (Boys & Girls Club of Zionsville, Club West, 5964 S. 700 E., Whitestown, IN 46075) – The 7th & 8th grade Winter Formal Dance features a live DJ, dancing, photo, snacks and refreshments in a safe, supervised environment. Semi-formal attire required. $20 per person. Teens breaking Boys & Girls Club rules, exhibiting inappropriate, disrespectful, or rude behavior will be asked to leave. Boys & Girls Club dances are chaperoned by Club Staff and adult volunteers.

7th 8th Grade Dance at Boys & Girls Club of Zionsville

Christmas in the VillageSunday, December 3, 2017

Christmas in the Village Events12:00 Noon to 4:00 PM (various locations in Zionsville) – The holiday season continues in Zionsville with a variety of event throughout the Village. For more information, contact the Zionsville Chamber at 317-873-3836 or info@zionsvillechamber.org.

  • Santa in residence at the Santa House 12:00 – 4:00 p.m.: at the corner of Main and Cedar Street.
  • Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides throughout the Village from 12:00 – 4:00 p.m.
  • Rock Painting 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Paint a rock to hide for someone else to discover!

Throughout the month of December, there will be an Instagram station at the Santa House, so children and adults can take pictures for social media posts.


Library Trivia Night at Greek's PizzaMonday, December 4, 2017

Library Trivia Night at Greek’s Pizzeria6:00 PM – 8:00 PM — Registration required. Adult program (18 and over). (Greek’s Pizzeria, 30 N. Main St., Zionsville, IN 46077) – Is your head full of useless facts? Put that knowledge to use! Join The Library at Greek’s Pizzeria for a fun night of trivia and prizes. Light refreshments will be provided. This program will be repeated on the first Monday of each month. Please no children under the age of 10.


Zionsville Chamber of Commerce First Tuesday Networking EventTuesday, December 5, 2017

First Tuesday Networking Event5:30 PM to 7:00 PM – (Akard True Value, 25 Boone Village, Zionsville, IN 46077) – First Tuesday is a monthly networking event organized by the Zionsville Chamber of Commerce. Each month a different Zionsville Chamber member has the opportunity to host this event at their place of business. First Tuesday features networking, door prizes and appetizers and is a great way to meet new people. This event is free for Zionsville Chamber members and first time guests. The event on December 5 is at Akard True Value. RSVPs to 317-873-3836 or info@zionsvillechamber.org are strongly recommended..


SullivanMunce Cultural CenterThursday, December 7, 2017

Poetry on Brick Street6:30 PM (SullivanMunce Cultural Center, 225 West Hawthorne Street, Zionsville) — We meet the first Thursday of every month. This month, Sarah E. Morin will read her poems and stories for children and adults. Open mic follows. Learn more about Brick Street Poetry Inc. Info: 317-873-4900.

Poetry on Brick Street

Zionsville Performing Arts CenterThursday, Dec. 7 & Friday, Dec. 8, 2017

Zionsville High School Holiday Concert7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (Zionsville Performing Arts Center, 1000 Mulberry Street, Zionsville, IN 46077) — In this, the largest annual concert produced by the ZCHS performing arts department, there is sure to be a Holiday selection for everyone. Featuring the bands, orchestras and choirs of ZCHS. TICKETS ON SALE NOVEMBER 13


Saturday, Dec. 9 & Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017

Christmas on the Farm9:00 AM – 2:30 PM (Traders Point Creamery, 9101 Moore Road, Zionsville, Indiana 46077) – Visit Santa in the Big Red Barn, then step outside to see his live Elk. Sing along with Live Holiday Music and create old-fashioned Christmas Crafts and Cookie Decorating in the barn. Face-painting, a Photo Booth, and Holiday Games add to the fun! Take in the beauty of the farm on a Sleigh-Hayride, then treat yourself to organic Traditional Eggnog, creamy Hot Chocolate, classic Christmas Cookies, and other festive old-fashioned dishes. (food & drinks available for additional charge). TICKET INFORMATION

Christmas on the Farm

Christmas in the VillageSaturday, December 9, 2017

Christmas in the Village Events10:00 AM to 5:00 PM (various locations in Zionsville) – The holiday season continues in Zionsville with a variety of event throughout the Village. For more information, contact the Zionsville Chamber at 317-873-3836 or info@zionsvillechamber.org.

  • Elf Scavenger Hunt, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Pick up a clue card at a variety of downtown businesses, the Main Street kiosk, or the Chamber office located upstairs in the Town Hall at 1100 W. Oak Street. Follow the clues to find all of Santa’s missing elves within our Village shops, restaurants and galleries. Once you find them all, be sure to put your completed card in the mailbox at Santa’s house on Main Street for your chance to win a prize! A great activity for the whole family!
  • Cookie Decorating – zWORKS, 85 E Cedar St., 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. Come decorate cookies for the holidays, a free family event hosted by Zionsville United Methodist Church! Join the fun as one of your stops on the Elf Scavenger Hunt, or simply stop by to decorate a cookie anytime. www.zumc.org
  • Barrel Train 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Free rides for the kids winding around Old National Bank, 385 S. Main Street
  • Horse-drawn wagon rides throughout the Village 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Santa in residence at the Santa House 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at the corner of Main and Cedar Street.
  • Elf and Reindeer 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.  Elf and Reindeer from Silly Safaris bring their special, silly brand of cheer to Main Street.

Throughout the month of December, there will be an Instagram station at the Santa House, so children and adults can take pictures for social media posts.


Christmas in the VillageSunday, December 10, 2017

Christmas in the Village Events12:00 Noon to 4:00 PM (various locations in Zionsville) – The holiday season continues in Zionsville with a variety of event throughout the Village. For more information, contact the Zionsville Chamber at 317-873-3836 or info@zionsvillechamber.org.

  • Santa in residence at the Santa House 12:00 p.m.– 3:00 p.m. at the corner of Main and Cedar Street.
  • Horse-drawn wagon rides throughout the Village 12:00 – 4:00 p.m.
  • Barrel Train 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Hawthorne Street between Elm and Main Streets.

Throughout the month of December, there will be an Instagram station at the Santa House, so children and adults can take pictures for social media posts.


Christmas in the VillageThursday, December 14, 2017

Christmas Crawl (a Christmas in the Village Event)6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (Main Street, downtown Zionsville) – Take a leisurely stroll down Main Street and enjoy samples of seasonal beverages and special small plate offerings from some of the best restaurants and merchants in the Village. Crawl patrons can also take a horse-drawn wagon ride through the Village from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Finish up with an ugly sweater contest and prizes! Pick up a card at one of our participating locations or the Zionsville Chamber office located at 1100 W. Oak Street.


The Nutcracker Performed by the Central Indiana Dance EnsembleFriday, December 15 thru Sunday, December 17

The Nutcracker Performed by the Central Indiana Dance Ensemble7:30 PM Fri. & Sat. and 2:00 PM Sat. & Sun. (Zionsville Performing Arts Center, 1000 Mulberry Street, Zionsville, IN 46077) — Come spend Holiday’s with the Stahlbaum family and witness Clara’s dreamlike journey with her Nutcracker Prince while being enchanted by Tchaikovsky’s beautiful score. Become a part of the magic as Clara and her Nutcracker Prince battle mice and the evil Rat King. Continue your journey through the Snow to the Land of the Sweets where Clara is entertained by the Sugar Plum Fairy and exotic treats from around the world. Adults $25; Students (up to 18) $18; Dessert Party (only available prior to matinee performances) is an additional $12 per person add-on. BUY TICKETS NOW

The Nutcracker Performed by the Central Indiana Dance Ensemble

Christmas in the VillageSaturday, December 16, 2017

Christmas in the Village Events11:00 AM to 4:00 PM (various locations in Zionsville) – The holiday season continues in Zionsville with a variety of event throughout the Village. For more information, contact the Zionsville Chamber at 317-873-3836 or info@zionsvillechamber.org.

  • Santa in residence at the Santa House, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at the corner of Main and Cedar Street.
  • Horse-drawn wagon rides throughout the Village, 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Dickens Carolers, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Enjoy these Dickens-era carolers’ music as they entertain throughout the Village.

Throughout the month of December, there will be an Instagram station at the Santa House, so children and adults can take pictures for social media posts.


Victorian Holidays at the SullivanMunceSaturday, December 16, 2017

Victorian Tea at the SullivanMunce1:30 PM to 2:30 PM (SullivanMunce Cultural Center, 225 West Hawthorne Street, Zionsville) — Join us for a Victorian Afternoon Tea complete with clotted cream, cookies, cakes, tea sandwiches and scones. A short talk about the history of tea will be included along with a favor to take home. Guests are welcome to dress in period costume, wear a fun hat or come as they are. Anyone can attend, and we encourage parents/children or grandparents/grandchildren, women’s group outings, etc. We hope to see you there! MAKE RESERVATIONS BY DECEMBER 9
 

Victorian Tea at the SullivanMunce Cultural Center

Christmas in the VillageSunday, December 17, 2017

Christmas in the Village Events12:00 Noon to 4:00 PM (various locations in Zionsville) – The holiday season continues in Zionsville with a variety of event throughout the Village. For more information, contact the Zionsville Chamber at 317-873-3836 or info@zionsvillechamber.org.

  • Santa in residence at the Santa House, 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at the corner of Main and Cedar Street.
  • Horse-drawn wagon rides throughout the Village, 12:00 p.m. – 4:00pm.
  • Rock Painting, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Paint a rock to hide for someone else to discover!

Throughout the month of December, there will be an Instagram station at the Santa House, so children and adults can take pictures for social media posts.


Christmas in the VillageThursday, December 21, 2017

Christmas in the Village Events5:00 PM to 9:00 PM (various locations in Zionsville) – With just four days to go until Christmas Day, it’s time to wrap up the shopping and the gifts. For more information, contact the Zionsville Chamber at 317-873-3836 or info@zionsvillechamber.org.

  • “Last Dash” of holiday shopping before Christmas. This is a fun evening in Zionsville offering dining specials, unique shopping events, give-a-ways, and entertainment for all shoppers. 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
  • Gift Wrapping Stations 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Bring your creativity and we’ll supply the paper and ribbon so you can wrap all those last minute gifts. zWORKS on Cedar Street.
  • Horse-drawn wagon rides throughout the Village 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Christmas in the VillageSaturday, December 23, 2017

Christmas in the Village Event11:00 AM to 3:00 PM (corner of Main and Cedar Street,
downtown Zionsville) – The pre-holiday season wraps up as Santa and his reindeer prepare for takeoff. For more information, contact the Zionsville Chamber at 317-873-3836 or info@zionsvillechamber.org.

  • Reindeer Food Bar at the Santa House, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at the corner of Main and Cedar Street. Santa’s at the North Pole, preparing for his big night, but you can make a special treat for the reindeer for Christmas Eve!

UPS Road Code: Free Safe Driving Course for Teens Ages 13-18Wednesday, December 22, 2017

Safe Driving Course – FREE for Teens Ages 13-181:00 PM – 4:00 PM (Boys & Girls Club of Zionsville, Club East, 1575 Mulberry St, Zionsville, IN 46077) – The purpose of this course is to prepare teen drivers for the open road. Training provides knowledge of: Distracted Driving ● Consequences of Hazardous and Distracted Driving ● At Risk Driving Behaviors ● Aggressive Driving and Road Rage ● UPS Road Code 5 Viewing Habits ● UPS Road Code 10 Point Commentary Checklist ● Demonstrate and Practice Safe Driving Skills on an Interactive ● Driving Simulator ● Hazard Identification Program.

This program is for teenagers age 13-18. Class size will be limited to 12 participants per session and run by a trained UPS facilitator. Cost of program: FREE. Registration Required: contact Glenn Sanford at gsanford@bagcoz.org with your child’s name and age. Take this quick quiz to test your road safety knowledge.


Boys & Girls Club of ZionsvilleMon., Dec. 25, 2017 thru Fri., Jan. 5, 2018

Winter Break Camp!8:00 PM – 11:00 PM (Boys & Girls Club of Zionsville, Club East, 1575 Mulberry St., Zionsville, IN 46077) – Full-day and half-day sessions available for club members. Games, field trips, arts & crafts, science activities and more. Boys & Girls Club camp is chaperoned by Club Staff and adult volunteers.

Winter Break Camp at Boys & Girls Club of Zionsville

Starkey Nature ParkSaturday, December 30, 2017

Starkey Park Project1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (Starkey Nature Park, 667 Sugarbush Drive, Zionsville, IN 46077) – Observations are being collected with iNaturalist throughout 2017 to help Zionsville Parks and Recreation have a better understanding of the species and habitats that thrive within Starkey Park. Bring your smart phone or camera and join Park Naturalist Mindy Murdock as she explores the seasonal changes in the park.

Starkey Nature Park

Zion Nature CenterSunday, December 31, 2017

Noon Year’s Eve at Zion Nature Center10:00 AM to 12:00 Noon (Zion Nature Center, 690 Beech St., Zionsville, IN 46077) — Registration required via email. – New Year’s Eve is a great time to celebrate all we’ve done and all we will do in the coming year. However, midnight can come too late for young ones, and let’s face it, sometimes the adults. Join the Zion Nature Center as we have a HOOTING good time celebrating the New Year a little early. Your family can raise a toast with some tasty juice, watch a balloon drop at Noon, and party with Nature Center friends during this year’s owl themed celebration! Registration is required as space is limited.

Noon Year's Eve

January 2018 Events in Zionsville

Zionsville Chamber of Commerce First Tuesday Networking EventTuesday, January 2, 2018

First Tuesday Networking Event5:30 PM to 7:00 PM – (Location TBD) – First Tuesday is a monthly networking event organized by the Zionsville Chamber of Commerce. Each month a different Zionsville Chamber member has the opportunity to host this event at their place of business. First Tuesday features networking, door prizes and appetizers and is a great way to meet new people. This event is free for Zionsville Chamber members and first time guests. RSVPs to 317-873-3836 or info@zionsvillechamber.org are strongly recommended. Visit the chamber website for this month’s venue..


zWORKSThursday, January 18, 2018

zWORKS Happy Hour4:00 PM to 6:00 PM (zWORKS, 85 East Cedar Street, Zionsville, Indiana 46077) — zWORKS is Zionsville’s Entrepreneurial and CoWorking Center. The coworking space serves as a hub of work, and programming and resources help entrepreneurs accelerate the establishment and growth of their startups. Learn more about zWORKS and meet Zionsville entrepreneurs by attending their monthly #zWORKing Happy Hour every Third Thursday from 4 – 6pm.


February 2018 Events in Zionsville

Library Trivia Night at Greek's PizzaMonday, February 5, 2018

Library Trivia Night at Greek’s Pizzeria6:00 PM – 8:00 PM — Registration required. Adult program (18 and over). (Greek’s Pizzeria, 30 N. Main St., Zionsville, IN 46077) – Is your head full of useless facts? Put that knowledge to use! Join The Library at Greek’s Pizzeria for a fun night of trivia and prizes. Light refreshments will be provided. This program will be repeated on the first Monday of each month. Please no children under the age of 10.


Zionsville Chamber of Commerce First Tuesday Networking EventTuesday, February 6, 2018

First Tuesday Networking Event5:30 PM to 7:00 PM – (Location TBD) – First Tuesday is a monthly networking event organized by the Zionsville Chamber of Commerce. Each month a different Zionsville Chamber member has the opportunity to host this event at their place of business. First Tuesday features networking, door prizes and appetizers and is a great way to meet new people. This event is free for Zionsville Chamber members and first time guests. RSVPs to 317-873-3836 or info@zionsvillechamber.org are strongly recommended. Visit the chamber website for this month’s venue..


zWORKSThursday, February 15, 2018

zWORKS Happy Hour4:00 PM to 6:00 PM (zWORKS, 85 East Cedar Street, Zionsville, Indiana 46077) — zWORKS is Zionsville’s Entrepreneurial and CoWorking Center. The coworking space serves as a hub of work, and programming and resources help entrepreneurs accelerate the establishment and growth of their startups. Learn more about zWORKS and meet Zionsville entrepreneurs by attending their monthly #zWORKing Happy Hour every Third Thursday from 4 – 6pm.


ZCHS Band at ZPACTuesday, March 6, 2018

ZCHS Winter Choral Concert7:00 PM (Zionsville Performing Arts Center, 1000 Mulberry Street, Zionsville, IN 46077) – In this, the initial choir concert of the school year, the choirs of ZCHS perform popular seasonal music. Tickets go on sale one week prior. Contact Rachel Vining at 317-733-4833 or zpac@zcs.k12.in.us


7th 8th Grade Dances at Boys & Girls Club of ZionsvilleSaturday, March 17, 2018

7th 8th Grade Spring Fling Glow Dance8:00 PM – 11:00 PM (Boys & Girls Club of Zionsville, Club East, 1575 Mulberry St., Zionsville, IN 46077) – The 7th & 8th grade Spring Fling Glow Dance features a live DJ, dancing, photo, snacks and refreshments in a safe, supervised environment. Wear fluorescent colors! $20 per person. Teens breaking Boys & Girls Club rules, exhibiting inappropriate, disrespectful, or rude behavior will be asked to leave. Boys & Girls Club dances are chaperoned by Club Staff and adult volunteers.

7th 8th Grade Spring Fling Glow Dance at Boys & Girls Club of Zionsville

Zionsville Lions ClubSaturday, March 29, 2018

Easter Egg Hunt presented by Zionsville Lions ClubBreakfast 9:00 AM; Egg Hunt 10:30 AM (Lions Park, 11051 E Sycamore St., Zionsville, Indiana 46077) – EGGnormous Egg Hunt is the Saturday before Easter. The festivities begin at 9:30 AM and the first egg hunt starts at 10:30 AM. Starting at 9:00 AM, we are having a continental breakfast / breakfast burrito (for a donation). The egg hunt age groups are as follows: 1-2 years, 3-4 years, 5-6 years, 7 and up,

This is the first of event of the year in Lions Park. The morning begins with fun activities for the family and is followed by an egg hunt by age groups on different fields within the park. Parking in Lions Park is available on a first come first served basis.

EGGnormous Easter Egg Hunt in Lions Park

Town of ZionsvilleMore Zionsville Events

There’s something happening almost everyday in Zionsville. Be sure to check out the Zionsville Events calendars below, so you don’t miss out on the fun.