Monthly Archives: August 2017

Cast your Vote! Navy Bean Festival for Best of Indiana Fall Festival

Cast your vote for the Navy Bean Fall Festival as one of  Indiana’s Best Fall Festivals! Click on the link and locate Navy Bean Fall Festival! Cast your vote and tell a friend! Voting takes place now through October 26, 2017. Winners will be announced on November 1. 2017. Help make Rising Sun Main Street’s…
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Parade Entries Sought for 30th Navy Bean Festival Parade

Rising Sun Main Street announces that the Navy Bean Fall Festival seeks parade entries for their 30th annual event. The parade takes place on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. in Historic Downtown, Rising Sun, Indiana. A $5 registration fee is required, although donations above the minimum amount are appreciated. Prize money will be…
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Speakman House tour benefits local Historical Society-October 22

The Ohio County Historical Society will be hosting a tour of the historic Speakman House on Sunday, October 22 from 1:00-4:30 p.m. The house is located at 10405 Old SR 56 in the Ohio County portion of Aurora. Tickets for the event are $15 for museum members/$25 for non-members and are available at the Ohio…
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The Barn at Willow Creek offers tours, event venue

As soon as you arrive at the secluded Barn at Willow Creek located in Ohio County you feel as if you’ve stepped back in time. The 450-acre property is in the middle of a Classified Forest Wildland Area and a Wildlife Habitat Area. The park-like setting lends itself to beautiful century old trees, moss covered…
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Volunteers for Christmas season needed

Rising Sun/Ohio County Tourism is looking for adult and older youth volunteers to help with Christmas decorating this year. Woodworkers, decorators, artists, and a special team to help Santa process the letters he’ll receive in his Santa box are being sought. Youths can earn credit for their volunteer hours. Please call the tourism office at…
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