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The Race You Love is Back!

Be a part of this year’s extra special Geist Half Marathon and 5K on Saturday, September 16. The race will feature the 13.1-mile race in addition to a 5-kilometer race, with optional VIP registration and volunteer opportunities.

Prices increase in April, so register today at and be sure to follow Geist Half Marathon on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

man and woman running

Mayors Youth Academy Applications Launch

This free program gives high school students the opportunity to build community awareness, participate in hands-on learning, and get inspired about future careers in the public sector. Registration for the 2023-2024 session is now open at


    Young girl using fire department hose

    Now Hiring!

    Join the City of Fishers team this summer! The City is currently hiring seasonal positions including Geist Waterfront Park Lifeguards, Summer Camp Counselors, and Department of Public Works Seasonal Laborers. Apply online at 

    we are hiring! seasonal lifeguards

    NPD AMP Summer Concert: RIPE  

    We’re excited to announce our first confirmed show rocking the stage on Saturday, July 15 as MOKB Presents the band Ripe! You might’ve heard their latest single “Queen of the City” or “Settling” on WTTS ahead of their upcoming Sophomore album “Bright Blues” due out March 10.

    Get tickets at and stay tuned for more upcoming shows to be announced soon! PRE-SALE tickets for this break-out band go on sale this Thursday, March 2 at 10 a.m. through Friday, March 3 at 10 a.m. when you use the code: NPDA2023! Purchase PRE-SALE tickets this Thursday at

      ripe concert poster

      Spark!Fishers Returns This Summer

      The annual Spark!Fishers 5K run/walk is Wednesday, June 21 at 7 p.m., with the annual Kids Dash beginning at 6:30 p.m. Find details and register at 

      Local vendors are invited to be a part of this year’s Spark!Fishers event! Vendor applications are now open for the Car & Art Show, Street Fair, Parade, and Entertainment. Apply at 


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        Fishers Farmers Market Opening Day

        Rated one of the top farmers’ markets in the region, the Fishers Farmers’ Market opens on Saturday, May 6. The market showcases vendors from Central Indiana that offer fresh produce, baked goods, honey, specialty food items, meats, coffee, plants, and more. Learn more at


          fishers farmers' market | shop fresh, shop local

          Fishers AgriPark Opening Day

          Fishers AgriPark opens for the season on Tuesday, May 3. A 33-acre urban farm and one of the city’s most unique assets, the Fishers AgriPark (11171 Florida Road) is one of the nation’s largest urban farms and pays homage to Fishers’ agricultural roots. Every year, May through October, residents are invited to the AgriPark for u-pick opportunities in the public fields and gardens, animal encounters, and special programming. Learn more at


            kids playing at agripark

            May Mental Health Awareness Month

            Join the community at Hope for Happiness at the Fishers Farmers Market at the Nickel Plate District AMP on Saturday, May 13, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Join Fishers High School and Hamilton Southeastern High School’s Bring Change to Mind student clubs from 8 a.m. to noon to raise awareness about mental health. Learn more about events and other opportunities at


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              Touch-a-Truck Event

              In honor of National Public Works Week and taking place on Tuesday, May 16, check out Fishers’ fleet of big rigs, including a firetruck, snowplow, police car, and more at this family-friendly event around the Nickel Plate District Amphitheater. Event runs from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Learn more at 


                fireman and child with hose

                Geist Waterfront Park Opening

                Celebrate the opening of Fishers newest park on Geist Reservoir! Opening day will be on Saturday, May 27 and open from noon to 8 p.m. Beach access is open seasonally from Memorial Day weekend until Labor Day weekend. Learn more at 


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                  Water Amenities Open

                  The free splash pads at Holland Park (1 Park Drive) and Billericay Park (12690 Promise Road) and the fountain at the Nickel Plate District Amphitheater Pavilion (10 Municipal Drive) will be open daily beginning on Saturday, May 27 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. (weather permitting) through Labor Day.

                  Saxony Lake and Beach will not open for the 2023 summer season, as the property is in the process of being sold.


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                    Memorial Day Ceremony

                    Held on Monday, May 30 at at Central Green, the City of Fishers and the Fishers Armed Services Commission invites the community to honor the service men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. Learn more at


                      Gold Star Families memorial monument

                      Spring Break Art Camp

                      Fishers Parks’ Spring Break Art Camp is offered in partnership with the Indianapolis Art Center and is modeled after their acclaimed summer art camps. Led by a professional teaching artist, campers will participate in a variety of art activities, including painting, drawing, and sculpting.
                      Spring Break Art Camp for ages 6 to 14 will be held in the Parks Maker Labs at Fishers Parks HQ (8100 106th Street) with a morning and afternoon session on April 3 to 7. The week will conclude with a student-led art show for friends and family. All materials provided. To register, visit


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                        Maker Playground Workshops

                        Get creative and learn new skills at Fishers Maker Playground’s Shop Class, Stained Glass Workshops, Household Heroes Workshops, and more. Register online at


                          a group of kids working on yarn art

                          Celebrate Spring #AroundFishers!

                          Meet Your Neighbor: Local Author Fair Authors

                          Meet Your Neighbor: Local Author Fair Authors

                          The Hamilton East Public Library (HEPL) is hosting the 2023 Local Author Fair, a free, open house-style event for all ages. The Local Author Fair will be held on Saturday, April 15 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the FORUM Events Center (11313 USA Pkway.,  Fishers). 60 local...

                          Meet Your Neighbor: Heartland Church’s Easter Traditions

                          Meet Your Neighbor: Heartland Church’s Easter Traditions

                          In preparation for Easter, I had the opportunity to sit down with Pastor Darryn Scheske of Heartland Church to learn more about what the holiday means to him and Heartland’s congregation.   Easter will be celebrated this year on Sunday, April 9, as the first Sunday...

                          Meet Your Neighbor: Muhammad Munir’s Ramadan Traditions

                          Meet Your Neighbor: Muhammad Munir’s Ramadan Traditions

                           This is Fishers sat down with Fishers resident Muhammad Munir, M.D, who talked with us about Ramadan and how he and his family observe the monthlong Muslim holiday. Learn more about the holiday and his family traditions below. Can you tell us a little about...

                          Spring Holiday Celebrations Around Fishers

                          Spring Holiday Celebrations Around Fishers

                          The snow is melting, flowers are blooming, and the days are getting warmer. It must be spring! Cultures around the globe have different traditions for welcoming the new season, from festivals to parades. We asked Fishers residents to share their most treasured spring...

                          10 Fun Ways to Celebrate Kids to Parks Day

                          10 Fun Ways to Celebrate Kids to Parks Day

                          With the rise in popularity of the 1,000 Hours Outside Challenge, families are getting outdoors more than ever to play and explore. If you’re participating in this challenge, May 15 is the perfect day to log more hours, as it’s Kids to Parks Day!  This is a yearly day...

                          Spring Planting Guide: Best Plants for Indiana

                          Spring Planting Guide: Best Plants for Indiana

                          Did you know, according to the Farmer’s Almanac, when you plant native flowers that attract beneficial insects, you can attract native bees and other pollinating insects to your garden? The more diverse you can make your garden, the more insects you can attract to...

                          10 Ways to Celebrate the First Day of Spring

                          10 Ways to Celebrate the First Day of Spring

                          On March 20, spring will officially arrive with the start of the spring equinox. I love spring in Fishers! I feel like it’s a magical time as the world wakes up from its winter slumber, the days start getting longer, and the weather warms up.   On the first day of...

                          Spring Break Road Trip Ideas

                          Spring Break Road Trip Ideas

                          Looking for a quick getaway? We asked our Fishers Ambassadors Kelly Yale, Megan Gamble, and Amanda Merriweather for their favorite Spring Break road trip destinations. Spring Break Road Trip Destination: Gatlinburg, TN - Megan Gamble Drive Time From Fishers: 6 hours...

                          5 Tips For the 2021 Gardening Season

                          5 Tips For the 2021 Gardening Season

                          The Hamilton East Public Library (HEPL) and Master Gardeners of Hamilton County invite you to join us as the Seed Library opens for the 2021 season!    Seeds are available to check out starting Monday, March 1, 2021. Library cardholders can check out 20 seed packets...