• Carmel Celebration of Bands

  • Indiana Wind Symphony

  • Discover New Bands


Two Days of Inspiration!

- August 2017, Carmel Indiana

A FREE two-day, family oriented celebration of band music from Mozart to Dixieland
in the heart of Carmel’s Arts and Design District.

Event Overview

This FREE concert is a collaboration of the Indiana Wind Symphony, The City of Carmel and Hamilton County to spotlight a variety of band performances from Mozart to Dixieland.

Event Focus

A family-oriented community event that demonstrates and celebrates the sustaining influences that music has throughout one's life among musicians, students and diverse audiences.

Event Purpose

The event will create a forum for accomplished musicians, of all ages, to perform high caliber musical works of art, demonstrating that music can be enjoyed and played for life.


Enjoy these amazing Bands


Indianapolis New Horizons Band
Downtown Carmel

Jefferson Street Parade Band
Downtown Carmel

Indiana Wind Symphony
Downtown Carmel

JoySwing Jazz Orchestra
Downtown Carmel

Indianapolis Municipal Band
At Tarkington Theatre

Lake Area Concert Band
At Tarkington Theatre

Indianapolis Symphonic Band
At Tarkington Theatre

Bloomington Community Band
At Tarkington Theatre

Indiana Wind Symphony
At Tarkington Theatre

65th Street Klezmorim
Downtown Carmel

Downtown Carmel

Indianapolis Brass Choir
Downtown Carmel

Hopkins Miller Dixieland Band
Downtown Carmel


Downtown Carmel

The event will begin on Main Street Carmel and end at the Center for the Performing Arts Plaza.

Getting There

From the North

From the north, take US-31, turn left on Rangeline Rd and follow south to the intersection of City Center Drive/126th Street. Turn right on City Center Drive and turn left on 3rd Avenue.

From the South and West

From the south and west, take I-465 to exit 31 and go north on Meridian Street to 116th Street. Turn right on 116th Street and follow to Rangeline Rd and turn left. Go north to Carmel Drive and turn left. Turn right on 3rd Avenue.

From the South and East

From the south and east, take I-465, exit Keystone Avenue and go north to 116th Street. Turn left on 116th Street and follow to Rangeline Rd and turn right. Go north to Carmel Drive and turn left. Turn right on 3rd Avenue


Sponsorship plays a major role in the success of this event.

The Second Annual Carmel Celebration of Bands let’s you be seen like never before! This year’s lineup of great sponsorship benefits means that thousands of attendees will see your brand aligned with one of our community’s most important events.

For Sponsorship Levels and enrollment CLICK HERE

Special Thanks To Our Title Sponsor



Volunteer Opportunities

Be part of this amazing event

To be part of the Carmel Celebration of Bands, click HERE to review the options we have available, complete with your contact information and we will be in touch.

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