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Cultural Districts > Carmel Arts and Design District Carmel Arts and Design District


Welcome to the Midwest’s newest, premier setting for the arts and design industry. The Carmel Arts & Design District has attracted well over 100 businesses including art galleries, antique dealers, furniture and interior design showrooms, restaurants, boutiques, creative service providers, and an eclectic variety of specialty retail stores. And the list of merchants continues to grow.

Residents and visitors enjoy a vibrant oasis of fun and inspiration. Townhouses and condominiums share the stimulating, artistic atmosphere with retail storefronts and professional office suites. With immediate access to the Monon Trail, bricked sidewalks, public sculptures and proximity to nearby cultural amenities, the Arts & Design District provides a truly unique experience.


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Official Proclamation

Carmel Arts & Design District hosted the official public launch of the program on Saturday, July 24, 2010 during the community's Rock the District festival.  Carmel Mayor Jim Brainard, IAC Commissioner Linda Goad, Carmel Redevelopment Commission President and City Councilman Ron Carter and other community leaders took part in the celebration.