Coming Events

  • Tractor group to host fun days Oct. 1

    BRANCHVILLE – The Ohio Valley Tractor Association Fun Day will be Oct. 1 at the Branchville Clubhouse.

    Games will start at 1 p.m. Perry Central FFA will provide hamburgers during the day. A club supper will be served at 5 p.m. Guests are encouraged to take a covered dish.

  • Ole Pappy’s charity benefit returns Sept. 11

    TELL CITY – Ole Pappy’s second annual charity benefit fundraiser will be held Sunday, Sept. 11, under the covered car lot at 12th and Tell streets, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

    This event will feature the famous “Dukes of Hazard” General Lee as a main attraction. There will also be Roscoe’s patrol car and more. The event will be hosted by JR Wiseman and the Sammi Moore Team.

  • Interest building in City Hall Park concert

    PERRY COUNTY – Meal tickets for a farm-to-table dinner that will seat guests on the middle of Tell City’s Main Street are sold out but there will still be plenty to see and do on the evening of Saturday, Sept. 24, including a concert by a leading regional Christian musical group.

  • Honeybee fall management workshop Sept. 15

    PERRY COUNTY – On Sept. 15 at 6 p.m. Bill Gibson and other experienced beekeepers will discuss constructing candy boards, fall mite treatments, and feeding bees.  

    The meeting will include demonstrations and time for question and answer. Whether you are an experienced beekeeper or a “New bee” there will be valuable information for you. All beekeepers and prospective beekeepers are invited to attend. We always enjoy chatting about bees after the end of the official meeting, so please bring a snack to share.

  • 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.