December 13, 2013
December 7, 2013
What’s your holiday treasure? Join the Bartholomew County Historical
Society for light refreshments, ornament making, and holiday cheer on
December 7 at 1 p.m. for our Holiday Open House featuring: Holiday
Treasures. See winter collectables from nativity sets to nutcrackers!
Admire these treasures gathered from our community and collection.
Join the mayor and QMIX 107.3 for the Christmas Village at the Commons on Saturday, December 7! The day begins at 1:00 and lasts until The Festival of Lights Parade at 5:00 pm followed by Thomasson, Thomasson, Long & Guthrie’s QMIX Musical Fireworks!
There will be holiday music by local performers, a Travis Easterling magic show, interactive displays, plus, the kiddos can participate in a gingerbread village! Kidscommons will be there, too, and the family can make homemade ornaments, and the Columbus Area Railroad Club will have a model holiday train on display as well.
November 27, 2013
A fundraising concert for the Firemen’s Cheer Fund! Featuring JT & The House Burners, Don Pedigo, Duncan Lane & Kat Seaver, Hard Tail, and Caige Seaver.
$5 at the door, all ages are welcome, and the proceeds go to the Firemen’s Cheer Fund!
November 9, 2013
Fundraiser for Leukemia Patient Chase Galbraith & Family.
Saturday, November 9th at Clifford Volunteer Fire Department.
Fish Fry 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Live Bands 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Silent Auction featuring Tony Stewart autographed memorabilia, Scentsy, Thirty-One, Longaberger, Celebrating Home, Mary Kay, and much more.
“Chase Strong” T-Shirts and Wrist Bands available for purchase.
Questions: Call Dalene @ 344-9456 or Angie @ 374-6295
A Special Thank-you for the Community Support of this very worth while cause!
October 11, 2013 – October 12, 2013
All weekend: Entertainment, Vendors, Indian Creek FFA Pork Chops & Ice Cream, Smoke Eaters BBQ, Silent Auction, kids games at Mutual Savings Bank
Friday Ham & Bean Supper at Nineveh Christian Church from 5:30 to 8
Saturday: Breakfast starting at 7:30 a.m. at the corner, parade at 10 a.m., Fish Fry from 11 to 6 at the Masonic Lodge, Corn Hole Tournament at 12:30 p.m., Dessert Auction at 2 p.m., Chili Supper at the fire station from 5 to 7 p.m., Square Dance at 6 p.m.
August 31, 2013
The 27th Annual Our Hospice of South Central Indiana concert will be held August 31, 2013 at 6:30 pm. This year’s concert will be held at the Mill Race Park Custer-Nugent Amphitheater. Admission is free, but there will be a raffle. $10 raffle tickets will enter you to win $10,000. There will also be food and t-shirts!
This year’s headliner: Tommy James and the Shondelles! The band, Groove Essential from Indianapolis will open. You’ll know Tommy’s hits, “Hanky Panky,” “Mony, Mony,” & “Crimson and Clover.”
The evening will conclude with fireworks!
August 22, 2013 – August 25, 2013
Upholding the Swiss Wine Festival tradition, gates will open on Thursday, August 22 at 5:00 pm with the Little Swiss Polka Dancers performing at 6:00 pm. Hours of practice by local youths had been undertaken to bring together this traditional aspect of the Swiss Wine Festival entertainment.
Festivities begin on Saturday morning at 10:00am with the Bicentennial Grand Festival Parade in downtown Vevay. Marching bands, floats, and local and visitors line the streets of Main Street to kick-off the celebration Switzerland County-style, this year paying homage to the Vevay-Switzerland County 200th birthday.
Entry into the festival and parking is free on Thursday only and $5 per day on Friday-Saturday with children 5-12 years for $3. Youths under age five are free. Sunday admission is $4 for adults and $2 for youths 5-12. Youths under age five are free.
Festival times are Thursday, August 22 from 5-10pm; Friday, August, 23 from 3pm-2am; Saturday, Aug. 24 from 10:30am-2am; and Sun., Aug. 25-10:30am-6:30pm. There is a small parking fee.
The Wine Pavilion is closed on Thursday, but is open Friday, 3-10pm, Saturday, 11am-10pm, and Sun. noon-5:00pm. The $15 per person admission fee includes wine samples and a souvenir wine glass. The Beer Garden opens Thursday for Happy Hour from 5:00pm-10pm and will reopen Friday from 3:00pm-2am; Saturday 11am-2am; and Sunday, 11am-6pm.
Additional activities, performers, and events can be found on the Swiss Wine Festival website at http://www.swisswinefestival.org, (812) 427-9463 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Reservations for riverboat cruises can be made by calling 1-800-435-5688. Information on lodging, local businesses and tourist activities can be found at http://www.switzcotourism.com, by calling Switzerland County Tourism at (812) 427-3237 or e-mailing email@example.com.
August 17, 2013 – August 18, 2013
The Latin Affinity Group (GOAL) is pleased to invite you to its first Gala event! This event will be a great opportunity fir everybody to just join together and have a great night with Latino taste and music.
This special night will start with a welcome cocktail, followed by a delicious Latino taste dinner prepared by Chef Gethin Thomas. After the delightful dinner, the party will go on with rhythms from all over Latin America and the US. Live music will be played by “Los Hotbaneros,” a prestigious band from Chicago, and a deejay will keep us dancing through the night, ending with a traditional Mariachi!
Tickets are available for $60 from Ricardo Chavira. You can reach him at 812-350-5367.
This event will help to have a better understanding of GOAL’s combined cultures and rich heritage from each of our Latino countries through sharing with others.