First Friday at Nickel Plate Arts
From 6 to 9 p.m. Sept. 6, Nickel Plate Arts will present its monthly open house, inviting the public to enjoy live music, refreshments, beer and wine and new exhibits at its campus at 107 S. Eighth St. For more, visit nickelplatearts.org.
Noblesville Main Street will again play host to its popular Chocolate Trail that features chocolate samplings from downtown businesses from 5 to 9 p.m. Sept. 6. Participation is free. Guests will use a passport to receive stamps at participating merchants for prizes to be awarded prizes later that evening.
Music and All That Jazz
In line with its Chocolate Trail event, Noblesville Main Street also will present its next installment of Music and All That Jazz on the northeast corner of the courthouse square from 7 to 8 p.m. Sept. 6. The David Hartman band will perform. Admission is free. Guests should bring a chair or blanket.
The Noblesville Main Street Farmers Market is open every 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. For more, visit noblesvillemainstreet.org.
Party in the Park
The Indiana Parks and Recreation Association will conduct its annual Party in the Park from 5 to 9 p.m. Sept. 7 at Federal Hill Commons, 175 Logan St. The event will feature a performance by My Yellow Rickshaw, food truck vendors El Venezolano, Kona Ice, Marco’s Pizza and Sweet Valley Ice Cream, along with a beer and wine garden, children’s activities, other vendors and more. Cost is $5 per person. Children younger than 2 are free.
String Time on the Square: Prairietown String Band
Legacy Keepers Music will present its next String Time on the Square from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Sept. 7 on the northeast corner of the courthouse square. The Prairietown String Band will perform. Admission is free. Guests should bring a chair or blanket.
Nancy Waltz exhibit
The work of Nancy Waltz will be featured through Sept. 14 at NobleMade, 839 Conner St. The shop is open each Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. The exhibit is free.
Artist Showcase: Claudia Labin
Through Sept. 28, the art of Claudia Labin will be featured in a new exhibit, “Destination: Unknown,” at Nickel Plate Arts’ Stephenson House Gallery, 107 S. Eighth St. See the exhibit during regular gallery hours from noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.
‘A Time to Remember’ exhibit
A new exhibit is celebrating the seventh anniversary of the founding of Nickel Plate Arts at the organization’s Judge Stone House Gallery, 107 S. Eighth St. “A Time to Remember” will feature works by local artists and can be viewed for free during regular gallery hours, noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday through Sept. 23.