Winter Wonderland & Holiday Fun

Celebrate the Magic of the Season!

From the holiday lights on the Central Green to family favorite Santa’s Mailbox, Fishers Parks & Recreation promises to help you and your family create lasting memories and traditions during the holiday season. 

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Winter Wonderland presented by Fishers Elite Martial Arts

Saturday, December 1 | 2 - 8 PM
Nickel Plate District AMP | Free

Celebrate the start of the holiday season at Fishers’ jolliest event of the year! Families of all ages will delight in free children’s activities, ice carving demonstrations, a petting zoo, live music from Fishers Music Works, and more. Stick around for the highlight of the evening, the annual tree lighting taking place at 6 p.m., and enjoy the beautiful twinkling light displays around the Municipal Complex. 

A Sensory Friendly Area will also be available at the event for children and families with special needs. 

Free parking is located throughout the Nickel Plate District. See the Parking Map for more info. Accessible parking is located in the southwest Fire Dept. lot.

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Photos with Santa

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Don't Miss These Holiday Events!

santa’s mailbox

Santa's Mailbox

Nov. 19 - Dec. 10 | 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
(excluding holidays) | Free

Drop off your letters to Santa in the special mailboxes located inside City Hall and at the Fishers Parks & Recreation Office. Include a self-addressed, stamped envelope and you’ll receive a reply from St. Nick!

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shop fishersShop Fishers

Saturday, Nov. 24
Throughout Fishers | Free

Shop Fishers returns on Small Business Saturday to kick off holiday shopping around Fishers! Find the perfect holiday gifts for everyone on your list while supporting local retail entrepreneurs and restaurateurs.

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dog with santa hatPet Pictures with Santa

Saturday, Dec. 8 | 1 - 5 PM
Nickel Plate District AMP | Free

Your furry friend deserves a visit with Santa, too! Bring your fur babies for a visit and photo with Santa. Printed photos will be available on site for purchase by Smiling Dog Photography.

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winter fmWinter Farmers' Market

Saturdays, Nov. 3 - Mar. 16
9 AM - Noon | Holland Park

The popular Winter Farmers’ Market presented by IU Health Saxony offers a variety of delicious, fresh, and local products.

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Sign up for These Holiday Activities

Christmas Tree Votive

Christmas Tree Votive Pottery

Saturday, Dec. 1 | 1 - 3 PM
Ages 3 - 9 | Billericay Park | $18

Children can paint a Christmas tree votive while listening to Olive, the Other Reindeer.



Dr. Seuss Winter Break Camp

Wednesday, Jan 2 - Friday, Jan. 4
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Holland Park | $120

Children can explore the wacky world of Dr. Seuss with STEM activities, crafts, and games. Register by Dec. 21.