It’s a Persimmon Thing – The Persimmon Festival, Sept. 18 & 20-25, 2021

For 74 years, this unique, orange and puckery fruit has been celebrated in Lawrence County’s Mitchell, Indiana. Here, persimmons thrive and grow until September when they ripen immediately after falling from the trees. Let the picking and preparation begin. Persimmons are harvested from the ground, after they fall from the trees. Choosing the best persimmons …

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