Picnics on the Prairie

With over 800 acres of scenic land, Conner Prairie offers the ideal setting for your next big event, reunion or family celebration.

Everyone loves a picnic! If you're looking to entertain clients, build team spirit among your co-workers, or gather your loved ones for some family-friendly fun, look no further. Picnics on the Prairie offer a truly unique location that will make your day memorable.

Picnic Shelter

Contact Catering and Banquet Sales

317-776-6000 ext. 381 | catering@connerprairie.org

Picnic Venues

Bayt Pavillion

Seats 315 at classic wooden picnic tables with plenty of room for food and drink.

Hilltop Shelter

This shelter is set away from the hustle and bustle with a scenic view.

Picnic Shelter

Picnic steps from the experiences at Conner Prairie.

Prairie House

Tucked away among the trees and rolling hills, this house has spacious cabin style.

Featherston Barn

The iconic red barn provides a rustic feel inside and out.

Overlook Room

A room with a view and a stone fireplace makes a perfect setting for celebration.

Woodland Hall

This large meeting space in the Welcome Center can be divided or kept open for large groups.

1859 Balloon Voyage

Science, technology, engineering and math come together with history in a seamless, one-of-a-kind voyage through time.

Picnic Packages


Get the crew together for a great time on the Prairie.

Conner Prairie will work with you to find the best available options for your event. Whether you're looking for a picnic package that is affordable and all-inclusive, or you're hoping to build one that suits your individual needs, Conner Prairie will make the choices easy for you.

View our Picnics on the Prairie Packet for Unique Packages to Meet Your Needs

Start planning your Picnic on the Prairie. 

Contact Catering and Banquet Sales.

317-776-6000 ext. 381 catering@connerprairie.org

View our Picnics on the Prairie Packet.