74TH MITCHELL PERSIMMON FESTIVAL
Don’t forget to mark your calendars for Lawrence County’s oldest and largest festival featuring the quirky little fruits, persimmons! The Persimmon Festival offers up live music and entertainment every night, amazing food, games, rides & more! Of course, you will be able to find persimmons EVERYWHERE!
Kick off Festival Week at the Candlelight Tour at Spring Mill State Park (September 18)
SATURDAY | SEPTEMBER 18
– Community Wide Yard Sale
– Persimmon Market
– Emergency Equipment Day
– Mini, Little & Junior Miss Pageants
SUNDAY | SEPTEMBER 19
– Baby Contest
– Persimmon Queen Pageant
– Road Rally
– Community Vesper Service
MONDAY | SEPTEMBER 20
– Queen Crowning
– Mini, Little & Junior Miss Crowning
– Lite 102.5 FM Persimmon Idol
TUESDAY | SEPTEMBER 21
– Agriculture Night
– MHS Stingerz Dance Team
– MJHS Dance Team
– MHS & MJHS Choirs
– Dustin Collins
WEDNESDAY | SEPTEMBER 22
– State of Indiana – Persimmon Day
– The Lick Creek Band
– The Indigos
THURSDAY | SEPTEMBER 23
– Gospel Night
– Mark Vice
– The Wray Brothers
FRIDAY | SEPTEMBER 24
– The OCD Band
– The Endless Summer Band
SATURDAY | SEPTEMBER 25
– Grand Parade
– Persimmon 5k Run & Walk
– Cruise In
– Motorcycle Show
– Antique Tractor & Machinery Show
– Persimmon Pudding & Novelty Contest – Recipe & Winners
– Cincinnati Circus
– Linda Smith Band
Pick up a Persimmon Festival Guide at the Lawrence County Visitor Center
533 W Main St.
Mitchell, IN 47446
Check out the Persimmon Festival Facebook Page.
*photo above provided by the TimesMail.
LAWRENCE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS
This weekend we want you to join Rouse Promotions for an exciting night of car-crashing fun! Head over to the Lawrence County Fairgrounds for the autocross race and demolition derby.
Adults $10 | Children $5
CLICK HERE TO GET YOUR TICKETS AND SKIP THE LINE
Please maintain social distancing where possible and have a mask with you. For the safety of others, please do not attend if you feel sick.
JUDAH HERITAGE FESTIVAL
Enjoy live music, food vendors, a car cruise-in, BBQ Competition, games and MUCH MORE! Don’t miss out on an amazing fireworks show!
4:30 – 7 PM | Community Steak Dinner at Johnny Junxions
9 AM – 10 PM | Judah Fest Marketplace
9 AM – 8 PM | Silent Auction
11 AM – 4PM | Inflatables, Games Session 1
1 PM – 4 PM | Classic Car Cruise In
12 PM – 2:30 PM | Shannon and Deb from STARS 99.3
2:45 PM – 4 PM | Music by Linda Smith Band
5 PM – 10 PM | Inflatables, Games Session 2
4:30 PM – 6 PM | Music by Old and Gold
6:30 PM – 8 PM | Music by the Rumors
8:30 PM – 10 PM | Music by Jason Sturgeon
DUSK | FIREWORKS
Parking – $2
Check back for more information as the event draws closer or keep an eye out on the event website: judahfestival.com
LIMESTONE HERITAGE FESTIVAL
Lawrence County has a deep and rich history with Limestone. Step foot anywhere in the county and you will find limestone all around you. We dedicate an entire month to this resource and end it with a bang during the Limestone Heritage Festival. Join us for limestone carving, great food and SO MUCH MORE.
Please check back for more information.
Call our office for more information on Limestone Month