Things to Do

Events for Everyone


Easter Eggstravaganza

April 11, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Join us for a classic Easter egg hunt on our Festival Grounds!


Enter the Outdoors
A Festival of Nature

June 13, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Celebrate the natural wonders of Indiana.

Historic Baseball

June 20 - Game starts at 1 p.m.
Oil up your mitt, grab your cap, and help cheer for your favorite team!


Festival of Machines

September 19 & 20, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Get up close to elite cars, steam engines, helicopters, and more!

Events for Kids


Playtime on the Prairie

Select Fridays every month
An hour long program for early learners to CREATE, PLAY, and LEARN!

Summer Day Camps

Get a whole summer's worth of fun and adventure packed into one week!

Children's Entertainment Series

 Lift your voice, clap, sing, and stomp with local children’s musicians.

Events for Teens and/or Adults


Museum Theatre

Rhodes Family Incident
April 29, 10 a.m.-3:15 p.m.
30 minutes performances

Prairie Pursuits

Register Now for 2020 Classes
Prairie Pursuits offers how-to classes and workshops for adults and teens in a variety of topics from historic trades, to culinary skills, to the arts. Ages 10+ (varies per class)

Traditional Arts & Arms Making Workshops

Register Now for 2020 Classes
Conner Prairie’s hands-on classes provide a rare opportunity to work closely with some of the nation’s best crafts people. Ages 16+

Inclusion Programming


Sensory Friendly Hours

First Sunday each Month
Exhibit components that make noise will be turned off on the first Sunday of every month, 10 a.m. - noon.

Memory Café

April 25, 12-2 p.m.
A welcoming, safe space for individuals with Alzheimer’s or any type of Dementia, and their caregivers.