The Indianapolis Jazz Orchestra will return Wed. at Liberty Park, Thurs. Art Show and concert on the Village Green featuring live music and local cuisine. Festival Finale Fri. with the 36th Annual Country Music Showdown
Tenderloin Thrown down contest with prices for the best grilled, breaded, or creative pork tenderloin, and people choice. Also Entertainment and Games
Ripley County Chamber 5K walk/run registration 7:15 am. Ripley County Chamber (812) 689-6654.Lions Club Chicken BBQ 11 am-4 pm. Wayne Asche (812) 689-4538.16th Annual American Legion Post 173 Car Show. Registration 8 am-11 am , show 8 am-4 pm. Raymond Ruble
Families encouraged to enjoy a day of fishing on the refuge. Activities: kids casting contest, make your own cane pole, build a cane hut, and learn about reptiles and amphibians and more. Kids 15 years old or younger with an adult(s), 7am-4:30pm, free refreshments 10am-1pm. No adm. chg. Big Oaks National Wildlife Refuge
The six wineries on the Indiana Wine Trail will pair Italian soups with their own special wines. 11 am-5 pm. Call (800) 559-2956, The six wineries on the trail are:Ertel Cellars Winery – Batesville Stream Cliff Farm Winery – Commiskey Lanthier Winery – Madison Madison Vineyards Estate Winery – Madison Thomas Family Winery – Madison The Ridge Winery – Vevay
Eric Taylor is a sage musician, a lyrical genius and a master of the guitar. The Texas singer/songwriter jigsaw puzzle and Emmy-nominated musician's music has been performed by artists such as Nanci Griffith and Lyle Lovett. Join us at the library for this special concert!
A full day of fun in downtown Batesville! Shop fresh produce at the Farmer's Market, visit the Vendor Village, compete in contests, such as our Fastest Kid in Town and Salsa making competition, check out the cool cars during the Chamber's Cruise-In, visit the Historical Museum and so much more! Local fan favorite, Five Lights, performs on the main stage. Local food and festive drinks!
The four bike routes will include a 6-mile family friendly, 13-mile, 22-mile and a 42-mile rigorous ride. All routes start in downtown Batesville on E Pearl and take you on breathtaking country views of Southeast IN with a light lunch served at the end of your ride. Reg 8am, Tours 9am-2pm. Reg fee. Liz Kellerman or Gwen Reverman at
ine great blues performers rock the stage non-stop at this 2 day event. Sixty professional barbeque teams from around the country compete in the Indiana State Championship Barbeque Cook-Off for cash/prizes and a chance to represent Indiana at the Kansas City Barbeque Society's world championship. On Friday night, there's a Backyard Blast cooking competition for amateurs and a Kid's Q for the youngsters on Saturday. Riverboat cruises on the Queen City paddle wheeler, a 5K RibberRun/Ride, the Pig Toss Corn Hole Tournament and the “Piglet Pen” children's play area, round out the offerings for a great family weekend.
voted a Top 10 Event in Indiana by Top Events USA and the #4 food event by Best of Indiana, theSwiss Wine Festival pays homage to Switzerland County's wine-making roots. Indiana's only four-day festival, the event includes the famous Wine Tasting Pavilion, Midwest Championship Grape Stomping, arts & crafts, riverboat cruises, big name entertainment, food booths and non-stop entertainment. Contests include a 5K walk/run, 3 on 3 basketball and corn hole competition, poker run and more. Fun for the entire family, the event includes the Grand Festival parade on Saturday morning and amusement rides and more for youths of all ages throughout the event. Come enjoy a taste of Switzerland County's heritage!
Friendship Flea Market is not just a market, it is truly an event. We feature vendors of every sort, a variety of dining options, camping, and nightly bonfires with a live band. Admission is free and parking is only $3 per car. Included in Spring Flea Market is N.M.L.R.A shoot. The National Muzzle Loading Rifle Association exists to promote, support, nurture, and preserve N.M.L.R.A's and our nation's rich historical heritage in the sport of muzzle loading through recreational, educational, historical, and cultural venues such as match competition, hunting, gun making and safety, historical reenactments, exhibits, museums, libraries, and other related programs
Music, beer and wine gardens, homemade wine contest, craft and food vendors, and fireworks at dark (9pm).
Arts, crafts, entertainment, vendors, games, apples, and more. Sat 11 am-6pm, Sun 11am-4pm Indianapolis' Scots/American Folk Rock Band Highland Reign returns to the Apple Festival 3pm Saturday, Liberty Park.
Indiana's Oldest Festival! Great family fun, clean & safe rides, crafts, food, free entertainment nightly, contests; Saturday parade starts at 10:30 am with Giant Pumpkins; Sunday NEW this year 1-5 pm. Rides for all ages, food, contests, art show, craft exhibits, live entertainment, music and more 5-10 pm nightly
In a old furniture factory over 30,000 sq. ft. All proceeds go to Cierra's Club. Cierra's Club was founded by Karen Adams in memory of her daughter, Cierra, who died of a drug overdose on her 18th birthday. Their mission is to raise funds to provide safe entertainment choices for teens that do not include drugs or alcohol.
Fear Factory is open every Friday and Saturday from September 25th through October 31st, 7 pm until 10 pm. October 18 is a special lights on tour from 1 pm until 3 pm.
A three day event that always starts on the first Friday of October. One of Indiana's most popular festival. You'll find hundreds of outside vendors including antiques, artist, crafts and collectibles all along the Whitewater canal and throughout the entire village of Metamora.
Outdoors, featuring live entertainment and dancing under the “big top” tent; wine tasting, food, arts & crafts and more! Admission: $5 – 21 and over; under 21 no charge. Winery/Bistro open during festival hours. Children welcome. 11am-10 pmFeaturing Steam Engine Hayrides!