Coming Events


    Moose Lodge dinners on sale Friday


    TELL CITY – Tell City Moose Lodge 1424 will have barbecued chicken and pork chop dinners on 12th and Tell Streets on Friday, Oct. 5, beginning at 3:30 p.m. Dinner includes half a chicken or 1 ¼ inch pork chop with creek fried potatoes and green beans. Cost is $8 per plate.


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  • 4-H benefit dinner, auction coming to fairgrounds Nov. 10

    TELL CITY – A pork chop dinner and benefit auction will be held at the Perry County 4-H Fairgrounds on Saturday, Nov. 10, with the dinner starting at 5 p.m. and auction at 5:30. Cost is $9 for pork chop dinner, and includes sides and drink. Meals tickets must be purchased in advance by Oct. 29 by contacting (812) 547-7084.

    Auction items will include Disney World tickets, a decorative clock, shovels and rakes, gloves, gift certificates and more. Visit www.facebook.com/perrycounty4hfair/ for more items.

    All proceeds benefit the local 4-H program.

  • Biscuits and gravy fundraiserat Twilight Towers Oct. 20

    TELL CITY – Twilight Towers will be having a Biscuits & Gravy Breakfast Fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 20, in the dining room at 1648 10th St., Tell City, starting at 7 a.m. until finished. A full order will be $3.50 including drink; a half order will be $2 including drink. There also will be a Bake Sale & Quilt Fundraiser. Quilt tickets are $1 a piece or six for $5. It is open to the public.

  • Plans set for 2018 fall tour

    October arrives next week and with it, plans for this year’s Hoosier Heritage Fall Tour. Activities are planned during October in several communities, including a bicentennial celebration in Rome on Oct. 6-7. Other events include Cannelton’s Oct. 13 Heritage Festival and the yearly car show in Bristow on Oct. 14.

  • October events in the Hoosier National Forest

    TELL CITY – The  Hoosier National Forest is offering several public events in October. Visit forest staff in action as they work to create early successional habitat for wildlife and pollinators in the Managing for Wildlife program. 

  • Hoosier Nat’l Forest to offer Halloween camp Oct. 6

    PERRY COUNTY – A Halloween campout is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 6, at Indian-Celina and Tipsaw Lake Recreation Area campground in the Hoosier National Forest.

    Campers are invited to decorate their campsites for a chance to win a prize.

  • Early Days Antiques tractor showcase, St. Meinrad VFD open house Oct. 7

    ST. MEINRAD – St. Meinrad Volunteer Fire Department will hold its annual open house Oct. 7 in conjunction with displays from Early Days Antique Club. The public is welcome to eat, view the trucks, antiques and visit with members. Last minute raffle tickets will be $5.

    From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. chicken and pork-chop dinners as well as hamburgers and desserts will be sold. Beginning at 11 a.m. will be a kiddy-tractor pull courtesy of Heritage Hills Future Farmers of America, a stat-flight helicopter landing and a performance by Sweet Water Band lasting till 2 p.m.

  • Halcyon Farm joins fall tour fun Oct. 20

    ROME – The Halcyon Hill Farm will have a free preview weekend this October during the Shubael Little Pioneer Village Landmark & Historical Place Fall Festival. The Halcyon Hill Farm is located less than one mile from Shubael Little Pioneer Village on Highway 66. The free weekend will have events running Saturday, Oct. 20, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., including a 7 p.m. free outdoor showing of “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown!” The farm will open again Sunday, Oct. 21, from noon to 5 p.m.

  • Annual Chamber of Commerce Witches Walk set for Oct. 25

    TELL CITY – The Perry County Chamber of Commerce and area merchants will be “treating” local spooks to a safe and fun Halloween during this year’s Witches Walk. This year’s event will take place on Thursday, Oct. 25, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

  • Annual Ladies Days Out Oct. 5-6

    PERRY COUNTY – The Perry County Chamber of Commerce would like to announce the 11th annual Ladies Day Out sales and benefit promotion will occur Friday, Oct. 5, and Saturday, Oct. 6.

    The sales extravaganza promotions will begin with a kickoff breakfast on Friday morning, Oct. 5 at 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. in the education rooms located on the first floor of Perry County Memorial Hospital, 8885 State Hwy. 237, Tell City. A breakfast will include guest speakers from the oncology department and local cancer fighting heroes and survivors.