Organization Details
Heart of Lebanon
Heart of Lebanon

The Heart of Lebanon's mission is to advance the movement to establish the Historic Downtown District, including the Courthouse Square as the center of community and economic development by forging connectivity, promoting a vibrant positive image highlighting the historic character, cultivating activities that attract and benefit area residents, visitors, and businesses, and fostering projects that inspire creativity and celebrates the hometown culture of Lebanon, Indiana.

103 East Main St. Lebanon, IN
Heart of Lebanon Opportunities
Event Volunteers

5/30/23 +

The Heart of Lebanon is in need of event volunteers. These community events take planning, organizing, and help the day of events to make them successful. If you like to interact with the public, helping at one of our events is perfect for you! If your creative and like to come up with ideas for events, planning would be a great way to volunteer. If you like check off items on a punch list, you could help with organizing the event. Your community thanks you!

Need Ipod for Streaming Music


The Heart of Lebanon, a 501(c)3 is looking for a donation of an Ipod to use to stream music and announcement at our events.

Summer Nights Music on the Plaza

6/2/23 +
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Every 2nd and 4th Friday night from June through August, grab your family and friends and come join us on Meridian Street under the lights for Music on the Plaza. Bring your chairs or blanket for the lawn, order some take-out and enjoy the live entertainment provided to you by the Heart of Lebanon and their generous sponsors.

Lebanon City Market

6/6/23 +
5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Lebanon City Market is a place for local & area residents to find fresh, locally produced food & hand crafted artisan goods. Our market’s atmosphere fosters a feeling of community by providing activities for children and families. The Lebanon City Market is a place to meet up with your friends, bring your children, or get a taste of small-town life in the Heart of Lebanon.

Lebanon Courthouse Car Cruise In

6/9/23 +
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Join us for Car Cruise-In every 2nd Friday of the Month from May to September. The Lebanon Courthouse Car Cruise-In is hosted by community members Keith and Amanda Hockenberry, features a Kid's Choice Award and family friendly atmosphere. While your looking at the classic cars, enjoy some classic rock hits with Music on the Plaza provided by The Heart of Lebanon. Bring a chair, grab come takeout and enjoy a night on the historic downtown square.

Boone County Bike Night

6/23/23 +
6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Boone County Bike Night takes place on the 4th Friday of every month from May to September on the Courthouse Square from 6-9 pm. This event is free and open to everyone. Bike show is $20 to enter. Winner will be awarded a trophy or plaque. The Heart of Lebanon also presents a Summer Nights event, Music on the Plaza. Bring a chair and enjoy some music under the lights on Meridian Street. Join us for a fun night of Motorcycles and music.

Augtoberfest presented by State Bank

5 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Coming to you right in The Heart of Lebanon, the 2023 Augtoberfest presented by State Bank is a Bavarian-themed 21 and older Beer Fest. Enjoy the city's beautiful downtown square with friends and family with music from Der PolKat (former Indy Polkamotion), food from various vendors, giveaways and of course, frosty brews! Check our website for more information!

Mischief on Meridian

5 p.m. - 8 p.m.

The Heart of Lebanon brings you a Halloween event for the entire family in the Heart of of the Lebanon community. Put on your costumes and visit the trunk or treat stations for sweet treats. While your waiting to get your treat, marvel at the street performers, move your body to the music and participate in the Halloween themed activities. Special needs friends are invited to join us 30 minutes prior to the event time. Check out our website for more information!

Ornament Stroll and Small Business Saturday

11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Come to the Heart of Lebanon office at 103 E Main Street to pick up your reusable shopping tote, ornament stroll map/punch card along with special offers from participating businesses and a ticket for a pony ride for a young visitor during the event. Visit the downtown stops on the map, choose an ornament and get your card punched. Return to the Heart of Lebanon office and turn in your completed punch card for a chance to win a downtown Christmas prize pack. Cost for Ornament stroll is $10. For more information visit the Heart of Lebanon's website.

Christmas on the Square

4 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Christmas on the Square is a Lebanon Tradition you won't want to miss. Join us on Downtown under the lights from 4pm-8pm for the Lebanon City Market's Sweet Treats, pet a live Reindeer, Live Performance by Chad Brown, crowning of the Snow Flake Princess, and performances from local organizations, view the Lebanon Parks Department's Christmas Light Parade, witness the City of Lebanon tree lighting ceremony, visit with Santa and More!