The most exciting month on the calendar for Hendricks County, Indiana, features an annual fish fry, a record number of car stereos, creative tattoos and the best BBQ the Hoosier state has to offer!

Here’s what's happening around Hendricks County in June:

Amo Fish Fry Festival

You'll find good food and lots of fun at the Amo Fish Fry Festival!

Date: June 6-8 | 5:30-10 p.m.
Where: Mill Creek West Elementary School, Amo

The 73rd annual celebration of this beloved event will feature food, live music, bounce houses for the kids, a classic car show and an antique tractor and equipment display. Additional festivities include a community parade and a spectacular fireworks display to cap off the celebrations that serve as a crucial fundraising event for local organizations.

 

Slamology Automotive & Music Festival

Slamology Automotive & Music Festival

Date: June 8-9 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: Lucas Oil Indianapolis Raceway Park, Brownsburg

Slamology is more than just an ordinary car show — it's one of the Midwest's largest automotive festivals and music events, showcasing a diverse range of vehicles from hot rods and imports to custom semis and motorcycles.

The event features live music, food, entertainment, and numerous attractions including the world's largest car stereo competition, a custom vehicle showcase, a tattoo contest, auto limbo and RC racing. 

 

Indy Tattoo Expo

Get a tattoo from renowned artists nationwide at the Indy Tattoo Expo in Plainfield. (Photo courtesy of Indy Tattoo Expo on Facebook)

Date: June 14-16 | Opens at 11 a.m.
Where: Hendricks County 4-H Fairgrounds & Conference Complex, Danville

Chris Taylor of Ink Therapy and Trina Sanders Sowers are moving the 4th Annual Indy Tattoo Expo to the Hendricks County 4-H Fairgrounds to accommodate more than 150 talented tattoo artists from across the country.

Attendees will have the opportunity to see artists showcase their work, get tattoos of their own and enjoy a rich lineup of entertainment that features live music, comedy acts, magic and burlesque.

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Tom Petty Tribute Band

Petty Kings (Photo Courtesy of Petty Kings Facebook Page)

Date: June 21 | 7 p.m.
Where: Ellis Park Amphitheater, Danville

Spend an evening in Danville enjoying the sounds of one of the finest Tom Petty tribute bands, The Petty Kings. This free concert starts at 7 p.m. and is the second of a five-concert series happening in Danville this summer.

 

Space Jam: A New Legacy

Watching movie at Williams Park in Brownsburg

Date: June 21 | 6 p.m.
Where: Williams Park, Brownsburg

Grab your blankets and head to Brownsburg for a beautiful evening under the stars with a free screening of "Space Jam: A New Legacy." The fun kicks off at 6 p.m. with space-themed activities, followed by the movie at 7 p.m. It's the perfect way to enjoy a family-friendly summer night at Williams Park.

 

Christopher Cross

Christopher Cross Concert

Date: June 26 | 7:30 p.m.
Where: Hendricks Live!, Plainfield

Join five-time GRAMMY-Award winner Christopher Cross for a one-night-only event, where he'll perform timeless hits like Ride Like the Wind and Sailing. Tickets for this unforgettable evening of music and 80s/90s nostalgia are still available and range from $45 to $185. 

 

Hendricks County Rib-Fest & BBQ

Hendricks County Rib-Fest

Date: June 29 | 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
Where: Hendricks County 4-H Fairgrounds & Conference Complex, Danville

The Hendricks County Rib-Fest & BBQ promises a full day of enjoyment with a variety of attractions including a morning Rib Run, a craft fair, live music, and a spectacular evening hot air balloon glow and fireworks display. This annual event features delicious food, a beer tent for adults and children's activities.