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Coming Events

  • Salsa-making workshop Aug. 24

    It has been said that salsa is the new catsup. And at this time of year with an abundance of tomatoes, salsa is quick and easy to make.

    Purdue Extension is hosting a Food Preservation Workshop on Aug. 24 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Perry County Office in Tell City. Join in for an informational and fun time, learning to make fresh salsa as well as preserve it for year-round enjoyment.

    Each participant will leave with a jar of freshly preserved salsa and all the knowledge needed to make more at home. The cost is only $10. Space is limited.

  • Eclipse gathering Aug. 21 at Tell City Depot; glasses included

    The Tell City Brick by Brick downtown group will host a fundraising luncheon from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Aug. 21, at the Tell City Depot. There will be burgers, brats, sides, desserts and refreshments.

    St. Benedict’s Brew Works will serve a special eclipse stout. Tickets are $10 per person and include eclipse glasses. Those attending are invited to stay and watch the eclipse from the Depot.

    Proceeds will support Brick by Brick’s efforts to improve Tell City’s downtown through signage, facade renovation and quality of place development.

  • Live entertainment at Schweizer Fest

    Wednesday, Aug. 9

     

    • Tell City Junior-Senior High School Band, 6 to 6:30 p.m., City Hall Park

    • Stan LaGrange and Kelly Clark, 8:30 to 10:30 p.m., Brau Garten

     

    Thursday, Aug. 10

     

    • Talent Show, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Musik Halle in City Hall Park

    • The House Band & Perry County All Stars, 9 p.m. to midnight, Brau Garten

     

    Friday, Aug. 11

     

  • Friends of the library book sale Saturday

    TELL CITY – Friends of the Perry County Public Library will hold their annual Schweizer Fest book sale at the Tell City branch, 2328 Tell St., on Saturday, Aug. 12, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. A members-only pre-sale will be held on Friday, Aug. 11, from 4 to 5:30 p.m. New members will be accepted up to the time of the sale; application forms are available at the library.

  • Benefit for Sherry Curtis Oct. 7

    CLOVERPORT, Ky. – There will be a benefit for Sherry Curtis Oct. 7, at 466 Ballard Smith Lane in Cloverport, Ky.

    There will be a cornhole tourney at noon, along with trap shooting, a steal board shoot, a half-pot drawing, a cake walk and a silent auction will begin at 5 p.m. A dinner plate will be served beginning at 2 p.m., and will feature hamburgers, chicken, barbecue and hot dogs.

    Sherry Curtis is the daughter of Betty and Carl Young and sister of Virginia Clark, Toni Woods, Carl Young and Michael Young.

  • Jason Wilber to perform at St. Benedict’s Brew Works to benefit Folk Festival

    FERDINAND – American singer-songwriter, recording artist, and famous lead guitarist Jason Wilber will perform a benefit concert for the Ferdinand Folk Festival on Sunday, Aug. 6, from 4 to 6 p.m., at St. Benedict’s Brew Works at 860 E. 10th St. in Ferdinand. Doors will open at 3 p.m. For advance online tickets, visit www.itickets.com/events/383200.html or www.ferdinandfolkfestival.com.

  • Quilt Guild’s quilt show to be held Aug. 11-12

    TELL CITY – The annual Lincoln Trail Quilt Guild quilt show will be held Aug. 11-12 at the Evangelical United Church of Christ. On Friday, quilts can be viewed from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. There is a small admission fee to the show that helps fund some of the guild’s community projects.

    There will be a sales table with bargain fabric and handmade smaller items for sale.

  • 10th Street Fair to return Sept. 16

    TELL CITY – The 10th Street Fall Festival will return to Tell City, Saturday, Sept. 16. Family fun, live music, food booths, shopping, photo booth, petting zoo, pumpkin painting and games for all ages will fill the afternoon.  This family friendly event will run from 3 to 7 p.m. and will be hosted by Evangelical United Church of Christ and its partner churches in Tell City. 

  • Schweizer Fest Sports

    Old-timers baseball game Tuesday

     

    TELL CITY – The 43rd annual Schweizer Fest old-timers baseball game will be held Tuesday, Aug. 8, at Frank Clemens Field in Walter Hagedorn Park.

    All Tri-state players, active or inactive, over age 40 are encouraged to participate and to wear the uniforms they wore during their playing days if they still fit.

  • Beatles tribute “Hard Days Night” on stage Aug. 12

    LINCOLN CITY – Back for a return engagement at the Lincoln Amphitheatre, Hard Day’s Night first graced the Amphitheatre’s stage in October 2015 to much fanfare and a fantastic reception. They will perform on that same stage again Aug. 12, with the show beginning at 6:30 p.m.

    Since 1996, Hard Day’s Night has been entertaining Beatles fans across the country. Hailing from the rock ‘n roll city of Cleveland, Ohio, Hard Day’s Night is rated among the top national Beatles tribute groups performing today.