Salsa for Salsa
Noblesville Main Street’s annual Salsa for Salsa event returns this weekend from 6 to 9 p.m. May 17 at Federal Hill Commons, 175 Logan St. The event will include a salsa tasting contest and other festivities in celebration of Cinco de Mayo.
An Evening of Magic
At 7 and 8:45 p.m. May 17, magician Josh Cecil will take the stage at Logan Street Sanctuary, 1274 Logan St., to present “Josh Cecil & His 52 Closest Friends: An Evening of Magic.” Tickets are $10, and seating is limited to 52.
The Noblesville Main Street Farmers Market runs each Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon, through Oct. 12, at Federal Hill Commons, 175 Logan St. More than 80 vendors make up the market, offering fresh produce, meat and dairy, plants and flowers, honey, spices, wine, canned and jarred foods, baked goods, soap and other personal care items, jewelry, art, crafts, pet products and more. Learn more at noblesvillemainstreet.org.
Christine Merchant showcase
Through May 31, Nickel Plate Arts will display work from Noblesville photographer Christine Merchent, whose work has been featured in PGA Golf magazine, The Smart Woman’s Guide to Style & Clothing, iTunes’ “What’s Hot” list and more. This exhibit is free to view during regular gallery hours, from noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Learn more at nickelplatearts.org or christinemerchentart.com.
In the month of May, Nickel Plate Arts is celebrating local art in a different way – by showcasing work from elementary-age students from Noblesville Schools art programs. This exhibit is free to view during regular gallery hours, from noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Learn more at nickelplatearts.org.
‘Mother Earth’ exhibit
The Hamilton County Artists’ Association regularly hosts two-month exhibits at The Birdie Gallery, 195 S. Ninth St. In April and May, HCAA will show “Mother Earth,” in honor of Earth Day and springtime, which features works from local artists and their interpretation of protecting the environment. A reception will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. May 3. The exhibit also can be viewed during regular gallery hours from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday, 1 to 4 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. For more, visit hcaa-in.org.