Business briefs: Tourism partners invited to event


GREENFIELD – Managers of restaurants, retail stores, attractions, hotel or recreational facilities, as well as event coordinators are invited to a Hancock County Tourism Partner event coming up Nov. 15.

The event, hosted by the Hancock County Tourism and Visitor Center, will be at 9:30 a.m.; 2:30 p.m. or 6:30 p.m. People interested in attending should reserve a time slot. The meetings are expected to last one hour. Participants will learn about a free opportunity to provide community information to a website with interactive features for places and events. There will also be refreshments and gifts for attendees.

Reserve a time by today, Nov. 11 to Brigette Cook Jones, [email protected] or call 317-477-8687.

New Pal Chamber to host December events

NEW PALESTINE – The New Pal Chamber of Commerce has two events coming up. The New Pal Chamber Christmas Dinner will be at 6 p.m. Dec. 6. The New Pal Chamber Christmas Walk is scheduled for Dec. 10; vendor opportunities are available from 2-6 p.m. at Winterfest at Depot St.; Chamber members get vendor space for free. Email [email protected] for questions about events and membership.

Farmers market changes to winter schedule

GREENFIELD – The Farmers Market at the Fairgrounds has switched to its 2022 Winter Market season, with modified times open to the public.

The market, at the Hancock County 4-H Fairgrounds, is 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. the first and third Saturday of each month. Winter market dates are Nov. 19; Dec. 3 and 17; Jan. 7 and 2; Feb. 4 and 18; March 4 and 18; and April 1 and 15. About 20 vendors are expected at winter markets, offering baked goods, breads, meats, cheeses, apples and apple butter, eggs, honey products, winter produce, mushrooms, woodwork and more. For details and updates, visit