Hearthside Suppers

January-March 2015
January: Friday-Sunday
February: Thursday-Sunday
March: Tuesday-Sunday

6-9 p.m.
Recommended for ages 10 & older
$65 adult/$60 youth 
($60 member/$55 youth member)
Make an online reservation for your Hearthside Supper.

Prepare and dine on a delicious meal prepared the 19th century way!

Ever wondered what people ate for dinner in the early 1800s? And how it was prepared? Discover those answers firsthand when you and your family join in the preparation of a candlelight feast served inside the historic Conner House. Recipes are straight from the pages of a 19th-century cookbook.

  • Prepare and eat a 19th-century meal by candlelight
  • Tour the historic 1823 Conner House
  • Learn about life in 19th-century Indiana from costumed hosts
  • Enjoy entertainment in the parlor

"Thank you. It was simply perfect! Our children loved it and it was one of those experiences that will become a tradition and become a great memory."

Hearthside Supper Guest

Purchase Hearthside Suppers gift certificates and surprise someone with a truly unique experience. For more information, call Guest Services at 317.776.6000 or e-mail 


Choose a date to register online. All reservations are for 6 p.m. If your desired night is unavailable or not listed below, please call Guest Services at 317.776.6000 to make your reservation.

January: 1/9 1/10, 1/11, 1/16, 1/17, 1/18, 1/23, 1/24, 1/25, 1/30, 1/31
Februrary: 2/1, 2/5, 2/6, 2/7, 2/8, 2/12, 2/13, 2/14, 2/15, 2/19, 2/20, 2/21, 2/22, 2/26, 2/27, 2/28
March: 3/1, 3/3, 3/4, 3/5, 3/6, 3/7, 3/8, 3/10, 3/11, 3/12, 3/13, 3/14, 3/15, 3/17, 3/18, 3/19, 3/20, 3/21, 3/22


Popcorn, Spiced Cider, Sliced Cheese, Water Wafers, Ossabaw Sausage from Smoking Goose

Cressy Soup

Pork ‘a la Normande (Pork simmered in hard cider)
Baked Chicken with herbs
Roasted Root Vegetables
Buttered Beets
Dilled Green Beans
Brandied Cranberries

Gingerbread with Bourbon Sauce or Whipped Cream (choice)
Tea and Coffee



Immerse your entire family or group in an evening at the Conner House! Simply sign up 12 people at the same time to book the entire house for an exclusive Hearthside evening.

Beer & Wine

For an additional $7 for one drink or $12 for two drinks per guest, pre-paid by calling Guest Services at 317.776.6000 or on the evening of your reservation, enjoy your choice of red or white wine or Sun King beer with dinner.

Hearthside Suppers Survey

Hearthside Suppers Attendees: We'd appreciate your feedback about your experience. Please take a short survey and tell us about your evening: Hearthside Suppers Survey. Thank you!