Fishers Fall Events Happening in September 2022

This post is based on information released by the City of Fishers and Fishers Parks.

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The City of Fishers and Fishers Parks have debuted a fall lineup full of community favorites, such as the` family-friendly Blues Fest and Boo Bash events, alongside new offerings like the Glow in the Park: 21+ Night, Parents Night Out, and Sesquicentennial festivities in honor of Fishers’ 150th birthday. The following are some of the events happening in Fishers, Indiana during the month of September this year (2022). Some of these are old favorites, others have been expanded. Note that not all of these events are free.

The September line up includes:

What: Blues Fest

When: September 2-3, 4-11 p.m.
Where: Nickel Plate District Amphitheater

Celebrate the end the summer with the 10th annual Fishers Blues Fest, a Labor Day tradition! The free, two-night event presented by IU Health Fishers takes place Friday, September 2 and Saturday, September 3 and includes performances by renowned local and national blues artists. New this year, Saturday night will be themed Ladies in Blues to highlight female artists in the genre. No tickets are required for this free event. Learn more at 

What: Safety Day

When: September 10, 8 a.m.-noon

Where: Nickel Plate District Amphitheater

The annual Safety Day event presented by Fishers Fire & Emergency Services returns to the NPD AMP on Saturday, September 10 alongside the Fishers Farmers Market from 8 a.m. to noon. The free, family-friendly event features live entertainment and demonstrations, local food, and opportunities to connect with local organizations. Learn more about this event designed to educate the public and provide opportunities for improving community health and wellness at

What: Harvest Fest

When: September 11, noon-5 p.m.

Where: Heritage Park at White River

Enjoy a beautiful Sunday afternoon outdoors at Heritage Park at White River for the annual Harvest Fest event, hosted by Fishers Parks Foundation and Fishers Arts Council. Browse and shop the creations of local artists and artisans, enjoy live music, stroll the gardens, and get a tour of the historic Ambassador House. Registration is not required for this free event. Learn more at

What: Glow in the Park

When: September 16-17, 4-11 p.m.

Where: Nickel Plate District Amphitheater

Light up the night at Glow in the Park at the NPD AMP, presented by Centier Bank. The annual tradition that has been expanded for the 2022 season with a new 21+ Night on Friday, September 16, so adults can join in the fun! All participants must pre-register for a ticket ($15 advance, $20 day of event) to be granted entry to this event.

Families and kids of all ages are invited to the free Family Night event on Saturday, September 17, featuring a neon splash zone, live DJs, and more. All participants must register for a wristband to be granted entry to this event. Pre-registration is required, and wristbands can be picked up at the Fishers Parks HQ (8100 E. 106th Street) prior to the event.

Register and learn more at

What: Free Fishing Day: Pop-Up Fishing

When: September 24, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Where: Flat Fork Creek Park

Join us for free catch-and-release fishing at Flat Fork Creek Park during Indiana DNR’s Free Fishing Day on Saturday, September 24 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Bring your own supplies, or use one of our fishing poles. Get hands-on instruction and advice, or just drop your line in! All skill levels and ages welcome. This event is free, and no pre-registration or fishing license is required.

What: Fishers Farmers Market

When: Saturdays through September 24, 8 a.m.-noon

Where: Nickel Plate District Amphitheater

Pick up your fall favorites like pumpkins, popcorn, and mums during the final weeks of the Fishers Farmers Market, presented by IU Health Fishers. The market is held every Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon through Saturday, September 24 at the NPD AMP in the heart of downtown Fishers. Check out the vendor list and learn more at

What: Parents Night Out

When: Various Fridays

Where: Fishers Parks HQ at Hub & Spoke

Parents can embark on their own fall adventures while kids enjoy an evening of education and fun with Fishers Parks and Snapology. This childcare opportunity is open for children ages 5-12 and includes a pizza dinner and guided programming from Snapology, an organization that offers premier, hands-on STEAM activities for children. Sessions are $40 for residents and $60 for non-residents. For a list of upcoming dates and to register for a session, visit

What: Fishers Sesquicentennial Celebration

When: Ongoing

Where: City-wide

The City continues its 150th birthday celebration this fall with opportunities to explore Fishers’ past and what makes our community unique today.

Embark on a self-guided tour of Fishers’ history, culture, and community favorites on the Fishers Sesquicentennial Trail. Pick up a trail passport from various locations around the city and begin checking off destinations as you explore. The first 150 finishers receive a gift card to a local business and a trail finisher t-shirt!

Tell the story of Fishers community life in 2022 for future generations with the community time capsule in partnership with Fishers Magazine. The time capsule will be on display in the new Fishers City Hall and opened during Fishers’ Bicentennial in 2073.

Learn more about Fishers’ 150-year history through blog posts on and a bi-monthly podcast series hosted by Tom Britt and Larry Lannan. Recent topics include Germantown, the Ambassador House, and Miami American Indiana Tribe.

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