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City of Carmel to audition to be in Hallmark movie

A saxophone player from Monika Herzig Acoustic Project plays “7 Rings” by Ariana Grande at the main stage at the Carmel Christkindlmarkt on Dec. 20, 2019. Monika Herzig Acoustic Project played from 4 to 6:45 p.m.

Cady Armstrong

January 23, 2020

As part of a recent effort and strategy, the city of Carmel has contacted Hallmark and other movie producers to try to get a movie made in the city. According to Dan McFeely, Community Relations and Economic Development department employee, Carmel is a fitting scene for a Hallmark  movie due to ...

Developing Carmel: Although it comes with downsides, Carmel’s increasing metropolitanization is beneficial

Developing Carmel: Although it comes with downsides, Carmel’s increasing metropolitanization is beneficial

Anushka Dasgupta, Ray Mo

October 24, 2019

When driving through Carmel, there always seems to be more construction: a new roundabout, building or neighborhood. To many, these constant projects can be annoying—a hassle to avoid when trying to get to a destination. While there is truth to this sentiment, these projects truly represent Carmel’s dri...

Willkommen Back: As Carmel prepares for second year of popular German-style market, here are takeaways from year one

Hannah Gretz

November 16, 2018

The smell of scrumptious hot chocolates, pretzels and several other food and drink options create a satisfying aroma when walking around Carmel’s Christkindlmarkt. However, last year this family-friendly event was hard to enjoy while smushed shoulder-to-shoulder with others. While attending Chri...

Merry Christkindlmarkt: Carmel continues German Christmas tradition as it opens its first Christkindlmarkt

Merry Christkindlmarkt: Carmel continues German Christmas tradition as it opens its first Christkindlmarkt

Karen Zhang

November 17, 2017

Starting tomorrow, the smell of gingerbread, sweet roasted almonds, bratwurst and Glühwein will mix with the crisp cold air and winter in Carmel will never be the same. According to Maria Murphy, CEO and Market Master, Carmel will host the first of what she hopes will be annual Christkindlmarkt, w...

Christkindlmarkt and the Ice at Center Green to open on Nov. 18

Nancy Heck, director of community relations and economic development of the city of Carmel, maps the layout of Christkindlmarkt. Heck said the market will open on Nov. 18 along with The Ice at Center Green.

Allen Zhang

November 6, 2017

According to Nancy Heck, director of community relations and economic development of the city of Carmel, Christkindlmarkt and The Ice at Center Green will both open on Nov. 18 between the Palladium and the Tarkington Theater. The Ice at Center Green is an outdoor ice skating rink. “We’re workin...

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council to host Pumpkinfest on Oct. 28

Joe Blake, member of Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council and senior, discusses upcoming events at a council meeting. The council planned to host Pumpkinfest on Oct. 28 in the City Square.

Allen Zhang

October 19, 2017

According to Joe Blake, member of the Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council and senior, Pumpkinfest will take place on Oct. 28 in the City Square. “(Pumpkinfest) is a fall festival. We have vendors come in from all over Carmel and they sell their product,” Blake said. “There are raffles, and at the s...