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Coming Events

  • Blues on the Rock returning to Rockport Sunday

    ROCKPORT – The River Basin Blues Society and Rockport Parks Board are proud to herald the return of Blues on the Rock in Rockport’s City Park Sunday, Sept. 4. Last year’s event drew a crowd of around 500 blues fans and talented musicians from across the area, The new Rockport tradition will feature a host of talented blues bands, various vendors and a beer and wine garden to help area residents get the most out of the coming Labor Day weekend.

  • Gold medalist Lilly King in Lincoln City Saturday

    LINCOLN CITY – Lilly King, two-time Olympic Gold Medalist, will join the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra for a Labor Day weekend concert beginning at 6 p.m. CST, Saturday, Sept. 3, at Lincoln Amphitheater.

    This marks one of the first public appearances the current Indiana University swimmer will make since rising to prominence in the 2016 Olympics. This concert is part of Indiana Arts Commission’s Arts in the Parks initiative and is an endorsed Indiana Bicentennial Legacy Project.

  • Legendary Rocker Eddie Money to perform at Lincoln Amphitheatre Sept. 10

    Legendary rocker, Eddie Money, will take his impressive list of hits to the Lincoln Amphitheatre’s performance stage on Saturday, Sept. 10. Money’s biggest hits include iconic songs such as “Two Tickets to Paradise”, “Take Me Home Tonight” and “Shakin”.

  • Community Events; Sept. 1

    K of C to sell dinners Sept. 10

     

    TELL CITY – Knights of Columbus will serve pulled pork dinners or sandwiches Sept. 10, starting 4 p.m. during Dragging Main.

    Also included in the dinner will be creek fries and coleslaw. 

     

    Kidney class Sept. 13

     

    TELL CITY – There will be a Free Kidney Smart Education class on Tuesday, Sept. 13, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Fifth Third Bank Community Room in Tell City.

  • Perry County 4-H Council annual meeting Sept. 6

    TELL CITY – The Perry County 4-H Council’s annual meeting will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 6, at 6 p.m. at the fairgrounds. The public is invited to attend to vote for the new members of the 4-H Council. Anyone who would like to serve on the 4-H Council must contact the Purdue Extension-Perry County office by Aug. 31.

    All 4-H volunteers must complete the application process including a background check before they are approved to serve on 4-H Council. Applications and information is available by calling (812) 547-7084.

  • Honest Abe craft beer fest Sept. 10

    LINCOLN CITY – A Sept. 10 craft beer festival will showcase locally made brews and help mark Spencer County’s celebration of Indiana’s bicentennial. There will also be a strong Perry County connection to the day’s activities.

  • Venison workshop Sept. 14

    LEOPOLD – There will be a venison-processing workshop Wednesday, Sept. 14, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Perry Central High School in Leopold.

    Topics will include demonstrations of complete deer processing, including skinning, butchering and packaging techniques, quick and easy venison recipes and food safety and deer meat health.

    Purdue Extension educators will butcher and prepare a deer for participants to taste. This program is for the experience or novices.

    Reservations are requested. For questions or to make a reservation, call (812) 547-7084.

  • Feed the rescue horses event coming Sept. 17

    TELL CITY – On Sept. 17, Horse Rescue South will take their rescue horses to Orschlen’s Farm & Home Store in Tell City. The event will start at 10 a.m. There will also be a bouncing house from Toolman Tim, wagon rides provided by Silsa Quick and TAG Balloonist Group’s Ann Lockner and Betty Jones.

  • Cannelton Heritage Fest Bed Race Oct. 8

    CANNELTON – The Cannelton Heritage Fest Bed Race will take place Oct. 8, at 11 a.m. The entry fee for a team is $25 per team.

  • 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.