Harrison County Events

There's always something to celebrate in Harrison County! These annual events draw upon our rich history, delicious wines, and local artistic and musical talent. Each event is an opportunity for a fun-filled long weekend, which you can start planning today with our listings of attractions and lodging.

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Corydon Capitol State Historic Site

Historic Tavern Crawl

Venture through Indiana’s first state capital while enjoying stories and spirits from the past. Find out where historic taverns once stood on this 75-minute walking tour, and learn the importance of early taverns, which were more than just the local drinking locale. Discover a few drinking songs along the way, and hear interesting legends and stories connected to the taverns.

Saturday, September 26: Learn more >>

Corydon Extravaganza

Corydon Extravaganza

The Corydon Extravaganza is the place to be for vintage finds, unique antiques and one of a kind re-purposed goods. This local favorite is held three times a year at the Harrison County Fairgrounds in Indiana's first state capital.

October 24–25 | November 28: Learn more >>

Hendricks, Governor's

State Historic Site Real Haunted Happenings Tour

Tour Indiana’s first state capital by the light of a lantern. Your guide will tell you about Corydon’s rich history in addition to forgotten tales of the town’s past—where some occurrences spookily remain unexplainable. The tour includes the Capitol Building and the Governor’s Headquarters, both of which are two centuries old.

Saturday, October 24: Learn more >>

Light Up Corydon (3)

Light Up Corydon

Light Up Corydon is one of the most highly anticipated events in Harrison County! The square in Historic Downtown Corydon will become illuminated with thousands of lights at the conclusion of a countdown. Browse the stores downtown, enjoy live entertainment, take a carriage ride, and visit with Santa.

Saturday, November 28: Learn more >>

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