Art on the Prairie

Art On The Prairie

Enjoy a beautiful Sunday afternoon outdoors at Conner Prairie in Fishers. Browse and shop the creations of local artists and artisans, enjoy live music, and more. Shop local and unique by buying direct from a local artist! Click here to learn more. This event is an annual fundraiser for Fishers Arts Council and included with…

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Explore the Arts: Peace, Love, Rock ‘n’ Roll

Explore the Arts performers Main Street Artists

Main Street Artists will celebrate the music of the 60’s and 70’s in an all ages rock ‘n’ roll show. Led by award-winning vocalist Julie Lyn Barber and keyboardist Darrin Murrell and features chart-topping feel-good classic rock favorites from: The Beatles Bob Dylan Joni Mitchell Cat Stevens Simon & Garfunkel Lovin’ Spoonful The Cowsills Carole…

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Explore the Arts: Stevens Puppets Presents The Wizard of Oz

Wizard Of Oz puppet show

Lions and Tigers and Puppets, oh my! In this classic heart-warming tale, beautifully adapted for marionettes by Martin Stevens and Dan Raynor, children of all ages will watch with bated breath as a Kansas cyclone whisks Dorothy off to Oz where she befriends the Scarecrow, who wants brains, the Tin Woodman, who wants a heart,…

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Explore the Arts: Bongo Boy Music School

Bongo Boy Music School drum circle

Bongo Boy Music School will facilitate 6 drum circles for guests of all ages. No experience necessary!  Drums are provided by Bongo Boy Music School.  Space is limited and drum circles begin at 11am, 11:30am, 12pm, 12:30pm, 1pm and 1:30pm.  Each drum circle will last approx. 15 minutes. This is a hands-on experience. Come share…

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Adventure Camp at Conner Prairie

Camper showing off his archery target

A look at the Social and Emotional Benefits of Summer Camp Of all the fun activities that campers enjoy at Conner Prairie Adventure Camp, shooting archery is always among the most popular. Over a given summer, thousands of campers will send tens of thousands of arrows zipping towards a foam target. Of all those arrows,…

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Festival of Machines

Festival of Machines

Get up close to elite cars, steam engines, helicopters, and more! Come and meet some amazing machines! If you want to get up close and personal with machines big and small, this is your chance. Don’t miss our Invitational Showcase, featuring vehicles that represent the best of the best of local car show winners.

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(Virtual) Memory Café

Memory Café

Join us for a Memory Café – a welcoming, safe, space for individuals with Alzheimer’s or any type of Dementia, and their caregivers. Memory Café themes center around music from days past, taking a short walk to one of our historic buildings to do some 19th century hearth cooking, visiting our many farm animals, or dipping beeswax candles.

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Prairie Pursuits: Basic Pottery – The Next Level

Prairie Pursuits: Pottery - Next Level

Come learn other facets of pottery-making using wheel throwing and hand building techniques. This class is designed to be a more in-depth experience; meeting on consecutive evenings so you can continue to hone your wheel throwing skills, and learn how to add handles and alter pots in the leather-hard stage. You’ll have access to your…

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Journeys in Search of Justice

Journey In Search Of Justice Dress Rehearsal

Please see below for a list of individual performance times.  “Journeys in Search of Justice” is a one-act play comprised of five scenes with a Cast size of 8-12 performers. Journeys will be centered on pieces of land at different moments throughout history. For more information on Conner Prairie’s theatre program, click here. This event…

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