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Coming Events

  • Fairgrounds ready to host Summerfest Derby

    GRANDVIEW – Motorsports enthusiasts are gearing up for Spencer County Fair’s annual Sizzlin’ Summerfest Derby Saturday, Aug. 27 at the fairgrounds in Grandview. This will be the second show of the season, following the inaugural derby at the Spencer County Fair in June. The season will conclude with a finale at the Oct. 1 Monster Smash Derby during the October Fest celebrations, also at the fairgrounds.

  • Greener Pastures Field Day Tuesday

    DUBOIS COUNTY – A variety of livestock, forage and grazing topics will be presented at the 2016 Greener Pastures Field Day, presented by Purdue Extension and soil and water conservation districts in Dubois, Perry and Spencer Counties. 

    The program will be held Aug. 23, beginning at 5 p.m. CDT at the Marion McMurtrie Trust Farm in Dubois County. The farm is located at 7827 W. Old Road 64, Holland.  

  • SF Quilt Show opens Friday
  • Schweizer Fest Christian Music Show Saturday

    TELL CITY – The annual Schweizer Fest Christian Music Show will be held Saturday in City Hall Park. Times will be from 3:30 to 7 p.m. The event is sponosred by Edward Jones Investments.

     

    3:30 p.m. to 3:50 p.m. – Deer Creek Baptist Church Youth Group – Music and dramatizations

     

    4 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.

    Steve Bridgeman

  • Community Events; Aug. 11

    Swim season winding down at JFK Pool

     

    TELL CITY – Tell City’s JFK Pool will be open Aug. 12-13, from noon to 5 p.m. The last day for the season will be Aug. 13.

     

    Blood drive Aug. 17 at GAB

     

    TELL CITY – There will be a blood drive Wednesday, Aug. 17, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at German American Bank in Tell City.

    For more information, contact Gretchen Lain at (812) 547-7025 ext 3117 or Tina Ziegelgruber at (812) 547-7025 ext 3112.

  • Moose Lodge cocktails and paint party Aug. 17

    TELL CITY – There will be a “Cocktails and Paint Party” Aug. 17, at the Tell City Moose lodge beginning at 5:30.

    Early Bird Crafting will be leading the paint party. The fee is $25 per person and $10 of that amount will go to the Walk to End Alzheimer’s team. Cocktails may be purchased at the bar.

    The Golden Living Center - Lincoln Hills team will attend the Walk to End Alzheimer’s Sept. 24, in Jasper. Call Mary Steed at (812) 547-3427 for more details.

  • Horseman’s Club benefit show Aug. 27

    TELL CITY – Southern Indiana Horseman’s Club will be hosting a Fun Horse Show and Benefit on Saturday, Aug. 27, at 5 p.m.

    There will be games for all ages, providing fun for all participants and spectators.

    There is some bleacher seating available but lawn chairs are recommended.

    This show is also a fund-raiser for Stir-N-Hope Therapeutic Riding Program. 

  • Friends of the library silent auction Aug. 10-11

    TELL CITY – In addition to having the annual Schweizer Fest Book sale at the Tell City Public Library, located in the Bookmobile garage, the library will also be hosting a silent auction and yard sale in the upstairs meeting room. There will be many items in both venues, and will include 12 Tell City Chair bowback kitchen chairs and old wooden card catalogs for silent auction.   All items may be viewed on Aug. 10-11, during normal library hours.

    Come join the fun and place your bids on silent auction items and browse for good used yard sale items.

  • Marshall Tucker Band to perform locally Aug. 12

    LINCOLN CITY – Legendary southern rockers, The Marshall Tucker Band, will perform at the Lincoln Amphitheatre on Friday, Aug. 12, with local and regional favorites Eighty-Sixt as openers. Doors will open at 4:30 p.m., Eighty-Sixt takes the stage at 6 p.m. and The Marshall Tucker Band will perform at 7 p.m.

    Premium and VIP seating for the event is sold out – there are a limited number of general admission tickets ($24.75) available for purchase on www.LincolnAmphitheatre.com. Orders can also be placed over the phone by calling (812) 937-2329.

  • Local beers available at Schweizer Fest

    TELL CITY – Beer has long been a part of Tell City’s history and heritage. This year, a craft beer garden will join the Schweizer Fest lineup and will include locally made brews.

    The first Schweizer Fest Craft Beer Garden will be held Thursday and Friday, Aug. 11-12 on Main Street.

    Participating brewers expected to take part are Tell City Brewing Co., the Schnitz, Carson’s Brewery and St. Benedict’s Brew Works. Each will offer two beers both evenings. They will offer tastings and will sell beer by the glass.