Enjoy the Weekend

in Downtown Franklin, Indiana

Franklin College Alumni, Parents

Explore just a few blocks beyond the Franklin College campus some great restaurants, concerts, special events and recreational activities. We have put together a recommendation of things to do.


Weddings, Reunions

Take advantage of what Downtown Franklin offers when you come into town for a celebration. We offer our recommendations for restaurants, a movie at the Artcraft Theatre and shopping.


Girls Weekend

Invite your BFFs to get together for shopping, eating delicious food, catching a play or movie and taking walks along our trails. We have a list of things to do while you create more memories.


Youth Competitions

Take a break in between games and performances to get a bite to eat or spend downtime doing fun things with the entire family.


Fairgrounds Events

Find a great place to eat if you are in town for a function at the Johnson County 4-H Fairgrounds. We are less than a mile away east on Jefferson Street.


Check It Out

Whether you are planning a date night, a play day with the kids or a girls weekend getaway, there are lots of great events in and around Historic Franklin, Indiana. 

The Franklin Community Calendar is a partnership with the Franklin Chamber of Commerce, the City of Franklin and the Franklin Community School Corporation and Discover Downtown Franklin, Inc.


What to Do in Downtown Franklin, Indiana