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FREE vendor space available-Music on Main & Cruise-in

DOWNTOWN RISING SUN, IND: Rising Sun Main Street is offering FREE vendor space during their Music on Main and Cruise-In event. The event is held every 3rd Friday of May thru September. a limited number of vendor spaces are available for arts & crafts, non-profit, and local businesses. The event will take place May 18,…
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Locals encouraged to audition for The Christmas Story: The Musical

Ghostlight Theatricals in association with Rising Star Resort & Casino in Rising Sun, Indiana will hold auditions for “A Christmas Story: The Musical” on Saturday, June 23 from 11am-2pm at Heritage Hall, 214 Main Street in downtown Rising Sun, Indiana.  To schedule an audition, actors should email arrive between the hours of 11am and 2pm…
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Ohio County locations sought for movie producers

April 26, 2018: Ohio County is currently being scouted by an independent film maker as a location for his next production. The producer is looking for “a large room/barn/warehouse sort of feel. Preferable empty or close to empty or could move stuff out momentarily….spacious.” Other locations are being considered but we’d love to see them…
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Local Children, Adults Sought for Dinner Theater Performance

PROJECT SEEKS LOCAL CHILDREN FOR STARRING ROLES AS WELL AS PROFESSIONAL ADULT CHORUS Ghostlight Theatricals in association with Rising Star Resort & Casino in Rising Sun, Indiana will hold auditions for “A Christmas Story: The Musical” on Saturday, May 26 from 1-6pm in the Kaplan Studio at Cincinnati Ballet, 1555 Central Parkway in Cincinnati. To…
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FREE Vendor Space for Blues & BBQ Event-Saturday, June 9

RISING SUN/OHIO COUNTY, IN: A limited number of FREE vendor spaces are available for arts, crafts, information, non-profit and commercial food vendors during the June 9, 2018 inaugural Blues & BBQ event. The event takes place on Saturday, June 9 on Main and Poplar Streets in Historic Downtown Rising Sun. Below are the rules/guidelines. All…
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Blues & BBQ Hillbilly Fashion Show seeks contestants -June 9, 2018

RISING SUN/OHIO COUNTY, IND: The public is invited to enter the Hillbilly Fashion Show, a special event that coincides with the inaugural Saturday, June 9, 2018, Rising Sun’s Blues & BBQ. There are no fees to enter and everyone is invited to participate. The fashion show begins at 1:00 p.m. on the music stage around…
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Rising Sun Main Street announces 2018 Music on Main and Cruise-In

Rising Sun Main Street will present their annual Music on Main and Cruise-in each third Friday of the month beginning May 18 and running through September 21. The cruise-in begins from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., with live music from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The events are free and open to the public. Classic…
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Blues & BBQ 2018 Entry Form and Guidelines

Attention all you backyard BBQ connoisseurs! Think you have what it takes to claim you make “the best BBQ ribs” in Rising Sun/Ohio County, Indiana? Enter Ohio County Convention, Tourism and Visitors Commissions inaugural Rising Sun’s Blues & BBQ 2018 event! We are partnering with Rising Sun Main Street and downtown businesses to kick-off our…
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Rising Sun location of Blues & BBQ Event

The Ohio County Convention, Tourism and Visitors Commission (Ohio County Tourism) along with Rising Sun Main Street will debut the inaugural Rising Sun’s Blues & BBQ in June 2018. The Saturday, June 9 event will take place on Main and Poplar Streets in Historic Downtown Rising Sun. It will include an amateur BBQ rib competition,…
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Rising Sun host city for United Motorcycle Sidecar Rally-June 14-16, 2018

OHIO COUNTY/RISING SUN, IND: The United Sidecar Association announces that its 40th annual National Sidecar Rally will be held at Little Farm on the River Campground in Rising Sun on June 14-16, 2018. All motorcyclists and motorcyclist enthusiasts are invited to attend and/or participate. For interested participants, the rally will feature awards, goodie bags, Show…
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