Here is a list of events happening in Hancock County this weekend and beyond. If you know of an upcoming community event that you’d like to see featured here, email email@example.com.
Children’s choir to perform
GREENFIELD — “Joy in Every Journey” will be celebrated by the Hancock County Children’s Choir in their 11th annual Christmas concert Saturday, Dec. 4. Show times are 2:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. at Park Chapel Christian Church, 1176 E. McKenzie Road, Greenfield. Visit hancockcountychildrenschoir.org for tickets and more details.
German market, tree lighting Dec. 4
CUMBERLAND — Cumberland’s Weihnachtsmarkt (vie-noks-mart) is an annual event for families to celebrate the holidays and the town’s German heritage. Held from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 4, the free event includes food, family entertainment like Reindeer Games for kids, a carriage ride, tree lighting and a visit with santa. Visit www.town.cumberland.in.us for more.
Tree event to raise money for Octagon House
SHIRLEY — The annual Christmas Tree Walk at Shirley’s Octagon House will feature free tours and meals to purchase, raising money for restoration of the historic home. Events are 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Dec. 3 and 4, and 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Dec. 10 and 11. Visit facebook.com/indianaoctagonhouse for details.
Winterfest scheduled in Fortville
FORTVILLE — Fortville Winterfest is set for noon to 7 p.m. Dec. 4 on Main Street. A parade will be at 1 p.m. and a kids zone and holiday street market all day. See facebook.com/fortvilleactioninc for more details.
Holiday bazaar set at GCHS
GREENFIELD — A holiday bazaar will feature local boutiques, home crafters, baked goods and more from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 4 at Greenfield-Central high School. Sponsored by Family, Career and Community Leaders of America and the G-CS Theater Department, the event will feature visits with Santa from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. See the public Facebook event for details by searching “2021 Holiday Bazaar at Greenfield Central HS.”