The holidays may look a little different this year due to the pandemic, but there is still holiday magic to be found all over Greenfield Indiana this season. From local shopping and dining to grabbing hot cocoa or a signature local coffee and enjoying the holly jolly light displays of your neighbors. Keep an eye on our social pages all season long, as we share everything Greenfield and even more #myGreenfield stories from local residents on #WhyGreenfield.

Greenfield Indiana 2020 Holiday Happenings

There’s nothing quite like the holidays in a small town and Greenfield Indiana doesn’t disappoint this time of year. From the quaint shops in our historic downtown district to holly jolly lights and gatherings, we’ve got something for everyone. Explore all the possibilities…

Urban Barn and Friends Holiday Mart

Get your holiday groove on with Urban Barn and Friends Holiday Mart on Saturday November 14, 2020 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the Hancock County Fairgrounds. It’s not your grandma’s bazaar. They’ll have home décor goods, vintage/antiques and one-of-a-kind gifts to keep and give! Plus, there’ll be food and wine!

Greenfield Shop Small Saturday

Don’t miss Shop Small Saturday too! It occurs annually the Saturday right after Thanksgiving. Be sure to pick up your Holiday Shopping Passport and enter to win gift certificates from downtown Greenfield merchants! Plus, Greenfield Main Street will be offering gift wrapping services from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Greenfield Parade and Tree Lighting

Due to COVID-19 precautions and advise from the Hancock County Health Department, the City of Greenfield and Riley Festival Committee have made the difficult decision to cancel the Parade of Lights and the annual Christmas Tree lighting on the Plaza.
However… there will still be a community Christmas tree on the plaza. Stay tuned for more details.

Greenfield Main Street Saver Book

The perfect stocking stuffer… don’t forget to pick up your Greenfield Main Street Saver Book before they’re all gone! You don’t want to miss this special coupon book with over $700 worth of savings! Pick up yours for only $20 at Cynthia’s Hallmark Stores, Penny’s Florist Home Décor & More or the Greenfield Main Street office starting Nov 2nd while supplies last!

Virtual Gingerbread House Competition

Put your artistic skills on display for the Greenfield Main Street’s Virtual Gingerbread House Competition! It is a fun opportunity to do something safely together at home and enjoy viewing the finished products displayed in the online gallery. More information and registration can be found on their website:

Holiday Movie Watch Parties

Greenfield’s Legacy Cinema is offering bookings this season for a holiday watch party. Imagine having a whole theater auditorium just for your family or friends to enjoy a holiday classic and snack on popcorn! Bookings start at $99.

Greenfield Christmas Concert Services

Brandwine Community Church will not be having their Night in Bethlehem event this year, but they will be holding Christmas Concert Services on December 23rd from 6-8 p.m. and on December 24th 2-4 p.m.

Greenfield Parks & Recreation Department

The little elves at the Parks Dept. will be decorating a quarter-mile stretch of the Pennsy trail from American Legion Place to Riley Avenue again this year. Enjoy the sights on the Pennsy Trail this season via a special Parks escort down the festive light section of the
Pennsy Trail in the safety of your vehicle. Friday December 11th and 18th 6-8 p.m.

Holiday Lights on Pennsy Trail

Greenfield Residential Light Displays

Plus, make sure to check Indy with Kids for the best residential light displays in our area:

Greenfield Christmas Tree Farms

Need a fresh Christmas tree? Greenfield’s Sambol’s Tree Farm’s got you covered. Appointments are required this season. Visit their website and social pages for more details.

Greenfield Area Pictures with Santa

Need to chat with the big guy? Several spots around town will be hosting pictures with Santa. Check back as we add more in the coming days.

  • Piney Acres Farm on November 27th, 28th, and 29th, December 5th, 6th, 12th and 13th Noon – 4p.m.
  • Holmes Family Insurance on Friday December 18th 4-8 p.m.

Greenfield Sledding

Oh and if snow arrives this holiday season make sure to swing by the sledding hill at Riley Park.

Festival of the Christmas Trees at TwentyNorth Gallery

Come and join Hancock County Arts for a special exhibit this December at TwentyNorth Gallery! Trees displaying the many businesses and organizations throughout our area will be available for spreading holiday cheer. Visit Saturdays between 11 and 5, with extra hours following the Christmas parade on December 11th.

If you are a business or organization that would like to participate, check out our Web site at Make sure to reserve your spot soon as we are accepting trees on December 1st and 2nd!

Greenfield Indiana Holiday Season Updates

Make sure to check back with us often as we round up even more holiday activities in the coming days. Want to let us know about one you’ve seen or are holding? Message us on our Facebook page.