Carmel community events – February 2023


Winter Botany – Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation will host a Winter Botany event from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Feb. 9 at Central Park East Grove Shelter #1, 1235 Central Park Dr. E. Attendees will walk through the park and identify winter plant varieties by examining seeds, berries, pods and more. Learn more at

In Love With Miniatures – The Museum of Miniature Houses & Other Collections, 111 E. Main St., will host “Valentine’s Event: In Love With Miniatures” from 6 to 8 p.m. Feb. 10. Cost is $10 per person, $15 to admit two, and $5 per additional person for groups of three and more. At the adults-only event, attendees can explore the darkened museum lit by fairy lights. Learn more and register at

Carmel Winter Games – The Carmel Winter Games will return Feb. 10 and 11 to the Ice at Carter Green with teams competing in Ice Trike Relays, Human Curling and Human Hungry Hippos. From 6 to 8 p.m. Feb. 10, City of Carmel teams from various departments will compete in the Hometown Hero Olympics. The competition will return from noon to 4 p.m. with teams from across the community competing. The events are free to attend and view.

Meet Me On Main – Restaurants and shops in Carmel’s Arts & Design District will stay open until 9 p.m. Feb. 11 for the monthly Meet Me on Main. The event will also offer a hands-on public art project and an opportunity to win a $100 gift card.

Winter Blast – Clay Terrace will host the 8th annual Winter Blast from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 25 at the shopping center, 14390 Clay Terrace Blvd. The event will include train rides for kids, carriage rides, ice sculptures, face painters, a hot chocolate trail, store specials and more. Events will take place in the Village Green in front of Hoosier Sister.

Winter Farmers Market – The Carmel Winter Farmers Market is open from 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays through March 25 at 510 3rd Ave. SW.