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6th Annual Batesville Regional Fine Arts Fair

DATES: Apr. 29-May 1
Batesville (Ripley Co., South Central Reg)

RomWeber Marketplace

DescriptionFeatures over 50 artists displaying original works of art for sale, children's craft corner, music, food and artist demonstrations. Show hours: Friday, 7pm-9pm. Friday preview night is $10/person. Saturday, 10am-5pm; Sunday, 11am-3pm. No charge Sat. & Sun.

Phone: 513-519-9936

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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51st Annual Gem Mineral Fossil Show

DATES: Jun. 24-26
Bedford (Lawrence Co., South Central Reg)

Fairgrounds

DescriptionWide variety of Gems, Jewelry, Minerals, Fossils, Beads, Rocks, Lapidary Equipment & Rockhound & Prospecting Supplies, 4-H Project & Science Project Material. Free Demonstrations
Contact: Show Chair Dave Trefinger 13101 E 250 N, Loogootee, IN 47553

Phone: 812-295-3463

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Holiday Village Festival

DATES: Nov. 19
Bedford (Lawrence Co., South Central Reg)

Lawrence County 4-H Fairgrounds

DescriptionCrafts & arts fair, food, entertainment, Santa, children's activities and more! Host: St.Vincent Dunn Foundation.

Phone: 812-276-1242

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Limestone Heritage Festival

Bedford (Lawrence Co., South Central Reg)

DescriptionJuly 4th parade with flyover, ice cream social, free concert, fireworks, BBQ cook-off competition, tennis tournament, fish fry, pancake breakfast.

Phone: 812-278-4343

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Limestone Heritage Parade

DATES: Jul. 4
Bedford (Lawrence Co., South Central Reg)

Downtown Square

DescriptionLocal Fourth of July parade that kicks-off a day of fun-filled activities including concerts, ice cream social and fireworks! Parade starts at noon.

Phone: 812-329-9564

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Chardo-Neigh Wine & Music Festival

DATES: Jun. 25
Bedford (Lawrence Co., South Central Reg)

Midwest Trail Ride Campgrounds (SR 446)

DescriptionJoin us for an afternoon/evening of Wine, Music & Horses. Set in the rolling hills of southern Indiana's Hoosier National Forest. Camping available, wine tasting, craft vendors, food, music and much more!

Phone: 812-834-6686

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Judah Heritage Festival

DATES: Jun. 23-25
Bedford (Lawrence Co., South Central Reg)

Judah, IN at Johnny Junxions

DescriptionFamily Fun at its best!; 3 days packed with a 5k race, parade at 4pm on Saturday, live music, food, flea market, cruise in, carnival, games, contests and one of the best fireworks shows in Southern Indiana! Don't miss it!

Phone: 812-583-5249

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Bloomfield Apple Festival

DATES: Oct. 7-9
Bloomfield (Greene Co., South Central Reg)

Town Park

DescriptionVarious vendors including craft and food vendors, carnival, live music, car show, free parking, handicapped parking, free shuttle service, 5k run/walk, quilt show on Friday & Saturday. We also have a parade on Sunday, Oct. 9 but no vendors.

Phone: 812-384-4946

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Fourth Street Festival of the Arts and Crafts

DATES: Sep. 3-4
Bloomington (Monroe Co., South Central Reg)

Fourth St., Grant St. to Indiana St.

DescriptionFine art, original craft, entertainment in a beautiful urban setting. One of the top art festivals in the nation. Great music, children zone and spoken word area. 120 Artists from across the nation exhibiting their latest creations. Enjoy the weekend in Bloomington.

Phone: 812-335-3814

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Kiwanis Club of South Central Indiana Balloon Fest

DATES: Sep. 9-11
Bloomington (Monroe Co., South Central Reg)

Monroe County Fairgrounds

DescriptionThe balloon fest will feature 20 hot air balloons, some in special shapes, balloon launches, tethered rides with Night Glow at dusk on Friday and Saturday. Bands, car show, pageant, fireworks, commercial & food vendors, Health & Safety Fair and MORE!

Phone: 812-327-8575

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Lotus World Music & Arts Festival

DATES: Sep. 15-18
Bloomington (Monroe Co., South Central Reg)

Downtown

DescriptionThe only music festival of its kind in Indiana, with 25+ international artists annually. A wristband is your passport to multiple performances each night, at venues ranging from theaters, to pavement-shaking dance tents, to churches where traditional music shines.

Phone: 812-336-6599

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Monroe County Fair

DATES: Jul. 23-30
Bloomington (Monroe Co., South Central Reg)

Monroe County Fairgrounds

DescriptionMonroe County Fair
Fairgrounds. Where friends meet friends! Come out and enjoy 4-H exhibits and shows, live music, food vendors, carnival, free music, grandstand events, Queen contest and more. Parking chg. 812-825-7439 Dates: Jul. 23-30

Phone: 812-825-7439

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Press Puzzles

DescriptionIndiana based handcrafter of high quality wooden jigsaw puzzles. These puzzles can be customized to suit your event including specialty shaped pieces to reflect your organization's logo or event theme. Ideal fundraising or merchandise item.

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Festival Supplier

BloomingtonOnline Photography

DescriptionOur photo booth is a portable studio accommodating large groups. Customized props, prints, layouts, and backgrounds to fit your theme. Photos are taken by a photographer, using a DSLR camera and a dye sublimation printer. Post images on social media.

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Entertainment, Festival Supplier

Visit Bloomington

DescriptionBloomington is home to the Hoosiers, but it's also home to amazing art, great restaurants, beautiful parks and forests, and fantastic festivals. Every season showcases something spectacular, so plan your visit anytime, we're ready to welcome you.

St. Michael's Fall Fest

DATES: Sep. 10-11
Brookville (Franklin Co., South Central Reg)

St. Michael the Archangel Church

DescriptionSaturday,Pulled Pork dinner. Sunday, Family Style Chicken Dinner. Carry outs available. Monte Carlo, Beer Garden, Basket & Quilt Raffle, Misc. Raffles, Silent Auction, kids games, Big Six Wheel, Music, Lunch Stand, Karaoke, Large Basket Raffle, Large Garage Sale.

Phone: 765-647-5462

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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96th Annual St. Peter's Labor Day Festival

DATES: Sep. 5
Brookville (Franklin Co., South Central Reg)

Church grounds

DescriptionDelicious country-fried chicken, homemade turtle soup, beer garden, handmade quilts, country store, raffles and games! Country hospitality & scenic setting.

Phone: 765-647-5462

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Brookville CanoeFest

DATES: Jun. 24-25
Brookville (Franklin Co., South Central Reg)

Brookville Town Park

DescriptionJoin us for Brookville Canoefest and enjoy family fun, great music, the best chicken you have ever tasted, the art of painting canoes, exhibitors, awards, canoeing and kayaking races, the largest fireworks in the area, and much more.

Phone: 866-647-6555

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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22nd Annual Franklin County Antique Machinery Show

DATES: Sep. 22-25
Brookville (Franklin Co., South Central Reg)

Franklin County Fairgrounds

DescriptionNow in its 22nd year, the show will feature Minneapolis Moline, soap making, horse pull, saw mill, steam engines and so much more.

Phone: 866-647-6555

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Franklin County Quilt Show

DATES: May 20-21
Brookville (Franklin Co., South Central Reg)

Brookville Government Center

Description5th annual quilt show with community quilts, Hoffman Challenge quilts, bedturning, challenge category with monetary prizes, vendors, food, fun, door prizes.

Phone: 866-647-6555

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Annual Spring Native American Gathering

Brookville (Franklin Co., South Central Reg)

Wolf Creek Habitat

DescriptionCome join us for a weekend of Dancing, Drums, Flutes and Great Food and mostly WOLVES!!!

Phone: 866-647-6555

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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12th Annual Fall Native American Gathering

DATES: Oct. 8-9
Brookville (Franklin Co., South Central Reg)

Wolf Creek Habitat

DescriptionCome join us for a weekend of Dancing, Drums, Flutes and Great food and mostly WOLVES!!!!

Phone: 866-647-6555

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Jackson County Watermelon Festival

DATES: Aug. 26-27
Brownstown (Jackson Co., South Central Reg)

Courthouse Square

DescriptionLocated on the Courthouse Square. Crafts, games, a parade on Saturday at 1pm, free entertainment, watermelon games and plenty of delicious food. Free parking. Find us on Facebook!

Phone: 812-530-0671

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Jackson County Fair

DATES: Jul. 24-30
Brownstown (Jackson Co., South Central Reg)

Fairgrounds

DescriptionThe Jackson County Fair truly has something for everyone! Located in scenic Brownstown, IN it is one of the World's Largest Fairs! Join us for fun packed days of entertainment for the whole family-featuring agriculture, food, rides, stock car racing and much more.

Phone: 812-358-2751

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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52nd Annual Canaan Fall Festival and 50th Annual Pony Express Mail Run

DATES: Sep. 9-10
Canaan (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg)

Town Square

Description Parade, pony express, pie baking contest, vintage tractors, entertainment, food, games, corn hole, flea market, Native American themed arts.

Phone: 812-839-4770

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Lucille Dillon Amish Quilt Auction

DATES: Sep. 3
Cannelburg (Daviess Co., South Central Reg)

Simon J. Graber Community Building

DescriptionThe Daviess County Amish Quilt Auction is the only auction selling authentic hand-stitched Amish made quilts from Daviess County. This quilt auction is the only place to see the most beautifully made comforters and discuss the art of quilt making.

Phone: 812-296-1775

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Free Community Concert

DATES: Sep. 3
Columbus (Bartholomew Co., South Central Reg)

Mill Race Park, 5th & Lindsey Streets

Description30th Annual Free Community Outdoor Concert featuring national & area bands, food vendors, sales of T-shirts, raffle tickets, posters, baked goods. Face painting. No seating provided. Proceeds benefit Our Hospice patients with an advanced illness and their families.

Phone: 812-314-8000

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Columbus Scottish Festival

DATES: Sep. 10-11
Columbus (Bartholomew Co., South Central Reg)

4-H Fairgrounds

DescriptionCelebrating 25 Years! The best of Scotland, right here in southern Indiana. Celtic music, car show, highland games, ceilidh, dancing, sheepdogs, food, beer garden, merchants, children's area, living history camps & More! A great family-friendly event.

Phone: 812-546-6060

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Columbus Area Visitor Center

DescriptionFestivals celebrating world class design & small town charm. Scottish Festival-September, Ethnic Expo-October, Yes Cinema Film Festival-May, Arts Fest-September, Hope Heritage Days-September.

Travel Indiana Magazine

DescriptionTelling the stories of Authentic Indiana. The state's premier, quarterly magazine and go-to guide for Indiana travel destinations.

Crothersville Red, White & Blue Festival

DATES: Jun. 9-11
Crothersville (Jackson Co., South Central Reg)

Crothersville Community School grounds

DescriptionIndiana's most patriotic festival. Free entertainment, food, carnival, talent show, antique tractor display, car show, vendors, parade, flea market. Pie/cake contest, photo contest. Zambelli Fireworks Thursday and Friday, 5pm-10pm; Saturday, 9am-10pm

Phone: 812-569-0407

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Dugger Coal Festival

DATES: Sep. 25-Oct. 1
Dugger (Greene Co., South Central Reg)

Community Center (Park)

DescriptionThe Dugger Coal Festival celebrates the town's Mining Heritage & Union High School's Football Homecoming. Alumni Dinner & Dance, Arts & Crafts, Flea Market, Car & Motorcycle Show, Carnival, Queen Scholarship Contest, Free Entertainment, Parade, Great Food!

Phone: 812-699-0904

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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White River Valley Antique Show

DATES: Sep. 8-11
Elnora (Daviess Co., South Central Reg)

County fairgrounds

DescriptionHave you always wondered how to travel in time? The White River Antique Show is the place to be! Come and see how Great Great Grandpa worked on the farm. For a special treat, you can see how Great Great Grandma heated the stove and made popcorn. Homemade!

Phone: 812-692-5831

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Friendship Music Festival-Bluegrass in the Valley

DATES: Oct. 1-2
Friendship (Ripley Co., South Central Reg)

Old Mill Campground

DescriptionEnjoy a weekend of bluegrass music in the beautiful outdoors. Regional bands, food and craft vendors, camping and more for all ages.

Phone: 888-747-5394

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Friendship Flea Market

DATES: Jun. 11-19; Sep. 10-18
Friendship (Ripley Co., South Central Reg)

St. Rd. 62, one mile east of town

DescriptionAlmost 500 vendors spaces selling a wide variety of goods and specialty food. Blacktopped roads,horse drawn trolley rides, nightly campfire, camping available

Phone: 812-667-5645

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Whispering Beard Folk Festival

DATES: Aug. 26-28
Friendship (Ripley Co., South Central Reg)

Old Mill Campground

DescriptionOver 30 bands will be sharing their music in the Friendship valley, as well as art and craft and food vendors. A beautiful venue to enjoy three days of live music.

Phone: 812-689-7431

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Greensburg Power of the Past

DATES: Aug. 18-21
Greensburg (Decatur Co., South Central Reg)

Decatur County Fairgrounds

Description2015 feature tractor is IH, hosting IN Ch 7 show. Admission $3 per person ages 12 and up, under 12 free. Come and see all the antique machinery used as the days gone by. There is also entertainment, flea markets, food booths, kids' games,toy show, parade and more.

Phone: 812-662-4723

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Tenderloin Throwdown

DATES: Jun. 25
Greensburg (Decatur Co., South Central Reg)

Downtown Square

DescriptionCome show us your loins! Join us in downtown Greensburg to sample entries from all over the state as we search for the best pork tenderloin sandwich in Indiana. Delicious food and lots of fun for all ages! www.facebook.com/tenderlointhrowdown

Phone: 812-222-0037

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Greensburg Power of the Past

DATES: Aug. 18-21
Greensburg (Decatur Co., South Central Reg)

Decatur County Fairgrounds

Description2016 feature tractor is John Deere. Admission $3 per person ages 12 and up, under 12 free. Come and see antique machinery used as the days gone by. Flea markets, food booths, kids' games, toy show, parade, entertainment.

Phone: 812-662-4723

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Tree City Fall Festival

DATES: Sep. 16-17
Greensburg (Decatur Co., South Central Reg)

Downtown Square

DescriptionOur website includes applications for various contests, sponsors, schedule of events and contact information for board members.

Phone: 8126144184

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Christmas of Yesteryear

DATES: Nov. 18
Hope (Bartholomew Co., South Central Reg)

Town Square

DescriptionThis event features a live nativity, strolling carolers and carriage rides along the Hope Town Square, cookie decorating and visits with Santa. 5:30-9:30pm.

Phone: 812-371-7969

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Smoke On The Square-Annual Bartholomew County BBQ Cook-Off

DATES: Jun. 11
Hope (Bartholomew Co., South Central Reg)

Downtown Square

DescriptionBBQ competition in categories of pork ribs, pulled pork,chicken and brisket with winners determined by panel of judges. The Public may purchase the competitors pulled pork in the Peoples' Choice Competition only with the winner determined by public vote.

Phone: 812-546-4499

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Goodies, Goblins & Ghost Stories

Hope (Bartholomew Co., South Central Reg)

Downtown Square.

DescriptionStorytelling event with scary stories for all ages. Non-scary stories for children. Trunk-or-treat costume parade for ages 0-12. Campfires with roasted marshmallows, hot chocolate, chili cook-off competition, chili inner available for purchase, fall scene photos,

Phone: 812-546-4499

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Hope Heritage Days

DATES: Sep. 23-25
Hope (Bartholomew Co., South Central Reg)

Historic Hope Town Square

DescriptionDon't miss Bartholomew County's largest festival! Join us for our 48th year. Enjoy live music, fireworks, parade, car show, exhibitions, food and vendor booths, gospel sing, pioneer village, Civil War encampment and more. Something for everyone and all ages.

Phone: 812-546-4940

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Hope Civil War Days

DATES: Apr. 1-3
Hope (Bartholomew Co., South Central Reg)

Historic Hope Town Square

DescriptionStep back in time as Hope celebrates Bartholomew County's Civil War heritage with the 11th Indiana, family programs, cemetery tours, and more! Re-enactors set up a civil war camp on the historic Town Square. Learn about the soldier who found "Lee's Lost Orders"!

Phone: 812-546-4940

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Old Fashioned Independence Day Celebration

DATES: Jul. 1
Hope (Bartholomew Co., South Central Reg)

Town Square

DescriptionFree games and crafts, music, food booths, fireworks at dark. 5:00-dark.

Phone: 812-371-7969

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Tri-State Antique Market

DATES: May 1; Jun. 5; Jul. 3; Aug. 7; Sep. 4; Oct. 2
Lawrenceburg (Dearborn Co., South Central Reg)

Fairgrounds

DescriptionIndiana’s largest antiques & vintage market is held the first Sunday of the month, May through October. Over 200 dealers sell everything from early American primitives to mid-century modern. Displays are indoors and outdoors, so the Market is held rain or shine.

Phone: 513-738-7256

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Linton Freedom Festival

DATES: Jun. 25-Jul. 4
Linton (Greene Co., South Central Reg)

Humphrey's Park (City Park)

DescriptionLet us be a part of your Independence Day celebration. Week-long Independence Day celebration that includes Indiana's largest Independence Day parade on July 4. Fun-filled family activities, arts and crafts, food, classic car show, live entertainment and more!

Phone: 812-847-4846

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Traffic Jam

DATES: Jun. 18
Linton (Greene Co., South Central Reg)

Humphrey's Park

DescriptionCar show, live music, kids' activities, free health screenings, food and merchandise vendors. 11am-8pm. Check us out on Facebook at Greene County General Hospital.

Phone: 812-699-4438

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Marsh Madness Sandhill Crane Festival

DATES: Mar. 4-5
Linton (Greene Co., South Central Reg)

Humphreys Park and Goose Pond FWA

DescriptionSpring Sandhill Crane migration. Friday kickoff dinner features live music and silent and live auctions. Saturday art & craft vendors, food, live raptors & reptiles, retriever demo, guest speakers, kids activities, bus tours of the 8000 acre Goose Pond FWA.

Phone: 812-847-5027

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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RiverRoots Music and Folk Arts Festival

DATES: May 20-21
Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg)

Bicentennial Park, Madison Riverfront

DescriptionNationally known contemporary and traditional folk/roots musicians, storytelling, traditional crafts, food, regional wines and craft beer festival. Family friendly.

Phone: 800-559-2956

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Harvest Celebration Festival

DATES: Sep. 24-25
Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg)

Lanthier Winery

DescriptionMadison Indiana's Harvest Celebration Festival is a grand gathering of artistic creations, wine, food and fall fun. Set in the gardens surrounding Lanthier Winery, Harvest Celebration returns annually to scenic Vintage Madison Indiana.

Phone: 812-273-2409

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Madison Chautauqua Festival of Art & Craft

DATES: Sep. 24-25
Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg)

Broadway to Vine Streets

DescriptionSouthern Indiana's premier outdoor juried fine arts and crafts show. Riverfront Foodfest and live entertainment. Kids' Korner activity tent. FaceBook: Madison Chautauqua Festival of Art - Madison, IN... And become a "friend"!
www.madisonchautauqua.com

Phone: 812-265-2956

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Nights Before Christmas Candlelight Tour of Homes

DATES: Nov. 25-26; Dec. 2-3
Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg)

Historic Madison

DescriptionThis candlelight tour is held over two weekends (Fri.-Sat. only). Self-guided tour of historic private and public homes in Madison. Hospitality sites along the way offer restrooms and complimentary refreshments. Advance tickets are $12.50.

Phone: 800-559-2956

Handicapped Accessible: No

Admission Charge: Yes

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Festival Of Trees

DATES: Nov. 25-Dec. 24
Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg)

Lanthier Winery Tasting Room and Loft Gallery

DescriptionFree admission to this magic forest of shimmer and shine, glimmer and gold. More than 105 magnificent trees great visitors to Madison Indiana - and each year the forest changes - no two trees are alike. The 123 Mill Street cellar is bejeweled in holiday splendor.

Phone: 812-273-2409

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Madison Ribberfest BBQ & Blues

DATES: Aug. 19-20
Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg)

Riverfront

DescriptionA FUN festival for the whole family! Fabulous blues music with nationally known performers. KCBS sanctioned, Backyard (amateur), KidzQ (young chefs) - BBQ competitions. Riverboat rides, 5k walk/run & a Bike ride, Concrete Pigs, Rib Eating fun, & Cornhole Competiton

Phone: 800-559-2956

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Madtown 5K Mud-Climb

DATES: May 21
Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg)

Heritage Trail

DescriptionThis intense 5k mudder begins along the Madison riverfront & proceeds up the Heritage Trail. It requires endurance, stamina and strength to navigate the winding 6-16% incline course with up to 25 challenging obstacles. Climb, crawl & jump to the finish.

Phone: 812-265-5811

Handicapped Accessible: No

Admission Charge: Yes

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Madison Riverfront Wine, Stein & Barrel

DATES: Jun. 18
Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg)

Madison Riverfront at the Gazebo

DescriptionTaste the best wines, bourbon and craft brews the region has to offer. Enjoy music, food, and an art show.

Phone: 800-559-2956

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Old Court Days

DATES: May 27-29; Sep. 23-25
Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg)

Around the courthouse square

DescriptionA wide variety of arts crafts, collectibles, antiques and food booths. 10x10 vendor spaces are $100 for all three days.

Phone: 812-493-2024

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Metamora Music Festival

DATES: Sep. 3-4
Metamora (Franklin Co., South Central Reg)

Lane's End Barn

DescriptionFREE celebration of music in Metamora, Indiana, a 19th century canal town. Free performances, demonstrations, displays and workshops. Learn a new instrument or improve your skills. More than 30 regional groups performing Roots, Bluegrass, Blues and more.

Phone: 765-647-1212

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Metamora Canal Days Autumn Festival

DATES: Oct. 7-9
Metamora (Franklin Co., South Central Reg)

Whitewater Canal

DescriptionCanal Days in Metamora means food, flea market, and fun. If you can't find it during Canal Days, you don't need it. Craft and antique vendors along Whitewater Canal. Operating grist mill, canal boat, wooden covered bridge aqueduct are unique to this historic site.

Phone: 812-216-7985

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Strawberry Days

DATES: Jun. 4-5
Metamora (Franklin Co., South Central Reg)

Yard of the Jonathan Banes House

DescriptionWalk the delightfully quaint historic village as you enjoy strawberry delights. Live music fills the town. Approximately forty specialty shops open, as well as attractions such as the Grist Mill and the horse-drawn canal boat ride. http://...@metamoraindiana.com

Phone: 765-647-2109

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Haunted Village of Metamora

DATES: Oct. 14-22
Metamora (Franklin Co., South Central Reg)

Throughout the village

DescriptionThe historic village is decorated with Halloween-themed vignettes, scary and funny. During the day, enjoy the beautiful Whitewater Valley autumn with the shops and attractions; Friday & Saturday evening family-friendly guided tours (for a fee)evoke spooky fun.

Phone: 765-647-2109

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Old Fashioned Christmas Walk

DATES: Nov. 25-Dec. 18
Metamora (Franklin Co., South Central Reg)

Throughout the Historic Village

DescriptionCombine history, a Currier-and-Ives setting and the pageantry of Christmas. Lanterns light the Whitewater Canal, hear the strolling carolers. Four weekends in a row, starting Thanksgiving Fri. through Christmas. Fri. and Sat. till 10 pm, Sun. till 5.

Phone: 765-647-2109

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Merchant Association of Metamora

DescriptionMetamora- Indiana's Canal Town. Historic pre-civil-war village representing the history of transportation in the United States. More than 40 specialty shops, a working water-powered Grist Mill, historic railroad ride, horse-drawn canal boat ride, B&B's, relaxation

Mitchell's 70th Persimmon Festival

DATES: Sep. 17-24
Mitchell (Lawrence Co., South Central Reg)

Downtown Main Street

DescriptionMitchell's 70th Annual Persimmon Festival has become a southern Indiana tradition which commemorates this indigenous signature fruit in delicious puddings, desserts and ice cream. Pioneer Village Candlelight Tour on 9/17 at Spring Mill State Park. Downtown Mainstreet vendors, persimmon pudding/desserts, stage entertainment, exhibits, food, amusement rides on 9/19 - 9/24. Parade on 9/24.

Phone: 812-849-4441

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Mitchell Hillbilly 500 Race

DATES: Aug. 6
Mitchell (Lawrence Co., South Central Reg)

Burton Ln.

DescriptionA downhill gravity race with cars made from all sorts of miscellaneous parts, nonprofit organizations selling food and offering games for the whole family.

Phone: 812-508-1319

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Lawrence County Tourism

DescriptionWe are "Limestone Country", home to outdoor playgrounds of caves, forests, rivers, Bluespring Caverns, Springmill State Park and the communities of Bedford & Mitchell.

Gasthof Holiday Bazaar

DATES: Nov. 4-5
Montgomery (Daviess Co., South Central Reg)

Gasthof Amish Village

DescriptionGasthof's Holiday Craft Bazaar is Fri. Nov. 6 & Sat. Nov. 6 10am-4pm each day. This event in held indoors in our Banquet Facilities and in the Restaurant's 1st and 2nd floors. Enjoy a variety of vendors selling handmade crafts, holiday decor, candles, jewelry...

Phone: 812-486-4900

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Montgomery Turkey Trot Festival

DATES: Sep. 8-11
Montgomery (Daviess Co., South Central Reg)

Montgomery Ruritan Park

DescriptionMontgomery Turkey Trot Festival is a nationally known event that features numerous turkey races, live entertainment, food, refreshments, crafts, bingo, greased pig contests, tractor pull and more.

Phone: 812-698-0524

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Old Settlers Festival

DATES: Aug. 4-6
Odon (Daviess Co., South Central Reg)

Odon City Park

DescriptionOdon Old Settlers is one of the oldest continuous celebrations in Indiana. Featured are a big parade, food, carnival rides, Baby Show, Prince & Princess Contest, Bingo and free entertainment nightly.

Phone: 812-636-8218

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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North Daviess Community Craft Show

DATES: Nov. 12
Odon (Daviess Co., South Central Reg)

North Daviess High School

DescriptionCommunity arts and crafts show highlighting the talents of the area.

Phone: 812-687-7686

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Oldenburg Freudenfest

DATES: Jul. 15-16
Oldenburg (Franklin Co., South Central Reg)

Town Hall

DescriptionThe Biggest Little German Festival in Indiana! German Music, Beer Garden, Kids Games, Chicken & German Dinners, Good Family Fun. 10K Walk, 7 or 20 Mile Bike Ride

Phone: 866-647-6555

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Holidays Under The Spires

DATES: Dec. 3
Oldenburg (Franklin Co., South Central Reg)

Town Hall in Oldenburg

DescriptionCome spend the day in our Village of Spires and enjoy shopping, dining & entertainment, old world style. Our 13th annual Holidays Under the Spires will instill the holiday spirit as you walk through our picturesque German village.

Phone: 866-647-6555

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Oolitic Festival

DATES: Jun. 11
Oolitic (Lawrence Co., South Central Reg)

Main St.

DescriptionParade, petting zoo, craft & food vendors, fireworks, amusement rides and more. Fun for all ages.

Phone: 812-272-0374

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Southeast Indiana F.A.R.M. Club's Antique Machinery Show

DATES: Jun. 23-26
Osgood (Ripley Co., South Central Reg)

Fairgrounds

DescriptionVisit the Ripley County Fairgrounds in Osgood for a three-day show: antique tractors, steam engines, threshing machines, corn shredding, operating sawmill, flea and antique markets, trading post consignment barn, tractor and truck pulls, great food and much more.

Phone: 812-654-3949

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Rising Sun Navy Bean Fall Festival

DATES: Oct. 7-8
Rising Sun (Ohio Co., South Central Reg)

Downtown riverfront, on the Ohio River

DescriptionDowntown riverfront,on the Ohio River.Homemade bean soup, cornbread,parade,food & craft vendors,rides,stage shows,free headliner musicians.No adm. chg.812.438.2750; navybeanfestival.org

Phone: 812-438-2750

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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44th Annual Seymour Oktoberfest

DATES: Sep. 29-Oct. 1
Seymour (Jackson Co., South Central Reg)

Downtown

DescriptionArts and crafts, activities, food booths, carnival, parade, 5k Walk/Run , contests, free entertainment nightly, Biergarten, flea market, balloon race and more. Check out our website, www.seymouroktoberfest.com, to find information on entertainment, contests, the pa

Phone: 812-523-1414

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Wings Over Muscatatuck Migratory Bird Festival

DATES: May 14
Seymour (Jackson Co., South Central Reg)

Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge

DescriptionCelebrate the outdoors, see birds of prey, build a birdhouse, take a bird walk, and visit the refuge closed area. You might even see a bald eagle! Celebrate at the Muscatatuck Wildlife Refuge. A family fun time for everyone! Check our FB page for more details.

Phone: 812-522-4352

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Jackson County Visitor Center

DescriptionHome to Seymour and several unique small towns, nestled in the So. Indiana hills, we are just one hour from Indy, Bloomington and Louisville. We are proud of our community fests and award-winning county fair. Come see us! 812-524-1914, www.jacksoncountyin.com

Shoals Catfish Festival

DATES: Jul. 1-4
Shoals (Martin Co., South Central Reg)

Main St., ball park and museum (Old Courthouse)

DescriptionThis celebration features a variety of flea market booths, fishing contest from the Highway 50 Bridge, a separate largest catfish fishing contest, running and walking events, battle of the bands, beauty contests, volleyball, basketball and softball tournaments, horseshoe and washer pitching, a variety of food vendors including the famous Shoals Lions Club fish sandwich.
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Phone: 812-631-1329

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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48th Annual Fort Vallonia Days

DATES: Oct. 15-16
Vallonia (Jackson Co., South Central Reg)

Historic fort on Main St

DescriptionFood, craft, and flea market vendors. Sat parade 1pm. Live entertainment. 5K run/walk. Baby contest. Muzzleloader shoot. Tomahawk,horseshoe,and knife throw. Cornhole tournament.

Phone: 812-358-4565 (general info) 812-216-1778 (vendor info)

Handicapped Accessible: No

Admission Charge: No

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Sassafras Tea Festival & Civil War Living History

DATES: Apr. 23-24
Vernon (Jennings Co., South Central Reg)

Courthouse Lawn and Museum

DescriptionSassafras Tea Festival & Civil War Living History held in Vernon, IN on April 23 and 24, 2016. Civil War skits & skirmishes on the courthouse lawn during the day, a mock battle will be held at the Muscatatuck County Park at 1pm both Sat. & Sun. (admission to park)

Phone: 812-346-8989

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Vernon Labor Day Festival

DATES: Sep. 3-4
Vernon (Jennings Co., South Central Reg)

Around the square

DescriptionArts and crafts, live music, kiddie area, antiques and much more. Sat. and Sun., 9am-5pm.

Phone: 812-592-0428

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Versailles Pumpkin Show

DATES: Sep. 21-25
Versailles (Ripley Co., South Central Reg)

Courthouse Square

DescriptionBring the family for this Wed-Sun event of games, rides, art, live music, contests, giant pumpkins, art, crafts, a giant parade and 5K! A Versailles Lions Club event for the whole family!

Phone: 888-747-5394

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Swiss Wine Festival

DATES: Aug. 25-28
Vevay (Switzerland Co., South Central Reg)

Riverfront Park

DescriptionTop 10 Event in Indiana by Top Events USA!, 4th Best Food Festival in Indiana by Best of Indiana. Large wine tasting pavilion featuring over 100 varieties of Indiana wines, Midwest Championship Grape Stomp, riverboat cruises, three stages of professional entertainment.Grand Festival Parade on Saturday at 10am, arts & crafts booths, huge beer garden, Poker Run, and amusement rides.

Phone: 812-427-9463

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Sleepy Hollow Fall Celebration

DATES: Oct. 15
Vevay (Switzerland Co., South Central Reg)

Courthouse Square & Liberty St.

DescriptionArts & crafts, "friendly" Headless Horseman, demos, pie contest, bale toss, kids'activities, music, food, limited free vendor space (800-435-5688). No adm. chg. switzcotourism.com. Facebook

Phone: 812-427-3237

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Bavarian Beer Bash

DATES: Oct. 7-8
Vevay (Switzerland Co., South Central Reg)

Liberty St. between Main & Pike Streets

DescriptionCourthouse Square. Craft beer festival featuring beer from OH, KY, and IN. Regional music & food. AHBA/BJCP sanctioned homebrew competition. Adm. chg. 812-493-9572 bavarianbeerbash.com

Phone: 812-493-9572

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Switzerland County Convention & Visitors Bureau

DescriptionVisitor information center, lodging availability, brochures, maps, group tours, convention planning, festivals & events, dining,local shops, arts. Home of Belterra Casino Resort. Home of the Swiss Wine Festival.

Spirit of Vincennes Rendezvous

DATES: May 28-29
Vincennes (Knox Co., South Central Reg)

French Commons and George Rogers Clark NHP

DescriptionTake a step back in time and surround yourself with the sights, smells, sounds and tastes of the American Revolutionary War period during the Spirit of Vincennes Rendezvous. Held on Saturday & Sunday of Memorial Day weekend, enjoy authentic food and items.

Phone: 800-886-6443

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Red Skelton Festival

DATES: Jul. 16
Vincennes (Knox Co., South Central Reg)

Red Skelton Museum

DescriptionHonoring one of America's favorite clowns with a day filled with entertainment, clowns and food near the Red Skelton Museum.

Phone: 800-886-6443

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Salute to Veterans of WWII

DATES: Sep. 3-4
Vincennes (Knox Co., South Central Reg)

Indiana Military Museum grounds

DescriptionAnnual living history event with WWII reenactment battles and encampment. Enjoy fabulous WWII military displays including re-enactors from throughout the region, tanks, artillery, aircraft and a WWII vehicle parade. WWII veterans & family receive free admission.

Phone: 812-882-1941

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Muster on the Wabash

DATES: Nov. 5-6
Vincennes (Knox Co., South Central Reg)

Fort Knox II

DescriptionMuster on the Wabash is the Vincennes State Historic Sites annual living history War of 1812 encampment at Fort Knox II. This event commemorates the gathering or ''mustering'' of the army that fought the Battle of Tippecanoe on November 7, 1811. Period food.

Phone: 812-882-7422

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Old Post Bluegrass Jam

DATES: Feb. 14
Vincennes (Knox Co., South Central Reg)

Vincennes University Beckes Student Union

DescriptionCome and experience a day of FREE musical entertainment. Open Jam sessions begining at 10:00 am. Groups performing on stage from 1:00pm to 5:00pm. Area musicians are invited to bring their acoustic instruments to jam with other musicians. Food available.

Phone: 800-886-6443

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Grouseland Walnut Grove Festival

DATES: Oct. 14-15
Vincennes (Knox Co., South Central Reg)

Grouseland's Walnut Grove

DescriptionAnnual Fall Festival commemorating the historical significance of the Walnut Grove where Harrison and Tecumseh had their contentious meetings, also to celebrate early Indiana Territorial History on the grounds of Grouseland, entertainment, food and craft vendors.

Phone: 812-882-2096

Handicapped Accessible: No

Admission Charge: Yes

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Birth of a State: The Indiana Exhibit

DATES: May 21-Jun. 5
Vincennes (Knox Co., South Central Reg)

Vincennes

DescriptionSee Indiana's greatest treasures including the State's original Constitutions, Flag, State Rifle and more during the three city Bicentennial Exhibit.

Phone: 317-232-3380

Handicapped Accessible: No

Admission Charge: No

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Wine, Cheese and Art Festival

DATES: Sep. 2
Washington (Daviess Co., South Central Reg)

Meredith Plaza

DescriptionThe Daviess County Chamber of Commerce and CVB will sponsor their seventh annual Wine and Cheese Tasting Friday, September 4th from 5:00 to 10:00 PM. This event will be held in downtown Washington at Meredith Plaza located at 122 E. Main Street.

Phone: 812-254-5262

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: Yes

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Rail Fest & Heartbeat of Washington Spring Festival

DATES: May 13-14
Washington (Daviess Co., South Central Reg)

Main St. and Depot

DescriptionThe Daviess County Rail Fest celebrates the railroad heritage of the County. The Ohio and Mississippi RR was first built in 1857 through the County. The HB of Washington Springfest adds more to the festival with Food & Craft Vendors,5K run and more. come join us

Phone: 812-257-0301

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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20th Century Chevy Car Fest

DATES: Sep. 17-18
Washington (Daviess Co., South Central Reg)

Eastside Park

DescriptionThe 20th Century Car Fest attracted over 600 antique cars last year. This Festival is a ''''must see'''' for all car lovers! Vendors for classic automobile accessories will be on sight.

Phone: 812-617-5580

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Heartbeat of Washington Fall Festival

DATES: Oct. 1
Washington (Daviess Co., South Central Reg)

Main Street

DescriptionFall Festival on Main Street, Vendors, food, Bands and Fun for the Family!! Come and celebrate and strengthen the down town community!

Phone: 812-254-5262

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Daviess County Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Bureau

DescriptionDaviess County stands for; Amish Pleasures...Festive Events... Family Recreation and Adventure. Fishing, hunting, camping and much more. www.facebook.com/Daviesscountychamber?ref_type=bookmark

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Harper Valley Pumpkin Patch Days

DATES: Oct. 8-9
Westport (Decatur Co., South Central Reg)

Harper Valley Farms

DescriptionBring the family to the farm to pick pumpkins, squash and gourds in an eight acre patch in scenic Harper Valley. For rainy days, pumpkins (from our secret patch), squash and gourds are available near the barn. Enjoy some refreshments while watching the pigs play.

Phone: 812-591-3416

Handicapped Accessible: No

Admission Charge: No

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Harrodsburg Heritage Days

DATES: May 20-21
Harrodsburg (Monroe Co., South Central Reg)

Community Center

DescriptionFish fry, parade, baby contest, live entertainment, juried arts and crafts, pet parade, contests, kiddie rides and games, antique engine show. Fun for all.

Phone: 812-824-9390

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Freetown July Festival

Freetown (Jackson Co., South Central Reg)

Freetown Community Park

DescriptionA festival for the whole family! Live music, children's games with prizes, inflatable bounce house, obstacle course and water slide. Events include parade, car show, baby contest, live entertainment, tractor drive, fireworks and plenty of food.

Phone: 812-569-2710

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Freetown July Festival

DATES: Jul. 8-9
Freetown (Jackson Co., South Central Reg)

Freetown Park (behind fire station)

DescriptionFamily oriented festival featuring parade, fireworks, food, entertainment on stage, games for kids, tractor drive, vendors, auction. Free admission

Phone: 812-569-2710

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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Aurora Farmers Fair

DATES: Sep. 28-Oct. 1
Aurora (Dearborn Co., South Central Reg)

Downtown

DescriptionFeaturing rides, food booths, Huge street parade, free stage entertainment two stages.

Phone: 812-926-1300

Handicapped Accessible: Yes

Admission Charge: No

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