June 2021 Calendar of Events
2: River City Classics Car Club Cruise-In. 6-9 p.m. at the American Legion Post 231, 119 Bridgeway St. (812) 290-4775.
12: Dancing on Main. This over 21 event features music and dancing on Main Street from 7-10 p.m. Admission $5. Dinner available for $7. (812) 926-1100.
2-24: Community Art Show. Batesville Area Arts Council presents its 23rd annual art show at the Batesville Public Library. Free event. (812) 212-3199.
10: “Mourning in Kentucky in the 1800s.” A Kentucky Humanities Council presentation on mourning the dead in the 1800s. Cynthia Williams Resor will present and explore the symbols on tombstones and their meanings and much more. 7 p.m. at the Trimble County Public Library, 35 Equity Rd. Free. (502) 255-7896.
21-24: Gatewood Archaeology Program. Spend a week on site with a licensed archaeologist exploring this important site of Antebellum history. Recommended for ages 13 and older. Free but must register through the Oldham County History Center at (502) 222-0826.
19: Old Ham Half Marathon. To register, call the parks and recreation department at (502) 225-0655.
4: First Friday. In downtown Carrollton, around the Courthouse Square.
19: Backyard Concert Series. 7 p.m. at Gen. Butler State Resort Park’s Butler-Turpin State Historic House grounds. Free. Bring blankets or lawn chairs. (502) 732-4384.
1-27: “Dearly Beloved.” A comedy play at Derby Dinner Playhouse, 525 Marriott Dr. For ticket and times call (812) 288-8281.
Stream Cliff Herb Farm Tearoom & Winery Events: June 5-6: Old Barn Market & BBQ. Admission $5. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Live music with Skyline Drive from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Saturday. Live music with Bomar & Ritter from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. June 12: Gospel Music Gathering, 2-4 p.m. June 13: Live music with Bobby Robbins, 1-4 p.m. June 20: Live music with Robert Reynolds and Darryl Hewitt, 1-4 p.m. June 27: Live music with Jimmy Davis, 1-4 p.m. At Stream Cliff Herb Farm Tearoom & Winery, 8225 S. 90 W. (812) 346-5859.
12-13: Arts on the Green. Juried art show from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at The Maples Park, 6826 W. State Hwy. 22. Presented by the Arts Association of Oldham County. Featuring artists’ booths, entertainment and food vendors. Free. (502) 222-3822.
12: “A Country Gathering.” Antiques and garden festival. Featuring furniture, textiles, stoneware, garden décor, baskets, folk art and more. 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. at Nichols and Dimes Antiques, six miles southeast of Columbus. Free admission. More than 30 dealers. (812) 371-4173.
12-20: Friendship Flea Market & NMLRA Spring Shoot. Visit booths lining the streets and hillsides of Friendship Valley. Vendor and camping spaces available. (859) 341-9188. For information on the Spring Shoot, visit www.nmlra.org.
La Grange, KY
Through June 5: Patriotic Quilts. A quilt show by the Log Cabin Quilters at the Oldham County History Center, 106 N. Second Ave. In celebration of the World War II Warrior Statute Dedication on May 29. Regular museum admission charged. (502) 222-0826.
5: La Grange ArtsFest. Featuring arts and crafts booths, food trucks and live music. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. on La Grange’s Main Street. Sherry Lynn Garland & Teal Green Apples, a gospel group, will perform from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. on the courthouse lawn. Ida Clare will be perform from 1-3 p.m. on Walnut Street. Michael Allen Murphy will perform from 3-5 p.m. on Walnut Street. Presented by the La Grange Main Street Program. (502) 269-0126.
25-26: Flea on 53. Indoor and outdoor flea market with 200 vendor booths. Food trucks, live music and more. 2-7 p.m. Fridays; 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturdays at City Place, 112 S. First Ave. Free admission and free parking. Presented by Stewart Promotions. Booth spaces still available by calling (502) 456-2244.
6: Tri-State Antique Market. Indiana’s largest “antiques and vintage only” market. 7 a.m. - 3 p.m. at Lawrenceburg Fairgrounds. Markets scheduled May - October. Entrance fee $4 over 17. (513) 738-7256.
8, 15, 23, 29: Movies in the Park. Starting at 9 p.m. at High and Short streets. Presented by the Lawrenceburg Main Street Program. (812) 537-4507.
10, 17, 24: Music on the River. Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy this free event. 7-9 p.m. at High and Short streets. (812) 537-4507 or visit www.thinklawrenceburg.com.
18-19: Old Settlers Days. Annual event with food, music, fun. (812) 752-9211.
4: Tyler Booth in concert. Hot Country Nights presented by 97.5 WAMZ Radio at 4th St. Live! Doors open at 6 p.m. concert at 8 p.m. Tickets start at $10. Must be 18 or older. Visit www.4thstlive.com.
11: Hannah Ellis in concert. Hot Country Nights presented by 97.5 WAMZ Radio at 4th St. Live! Doors open at 6 p.m. concert at 8 p.m. Tickets start at $10. Must be 18 or older. Visit www.4thstlive.com.
12-13: Flea Off Market. More than 200 artists, craftspeople, collectors, start-ups and local businesses. 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday at Fresh Start Growers Supply, 1000 E. Market St. (502) 552-0061.
16-20; 22-27; 29-July 4: Kentucky Shakespeare Festival. Featuring “Shakespeare in Love,” 8-10:30 p.m. in Central Park. Free. Food truck available. (502) 574-9900.
18: Dillon Carmichael in concert. Hot Country Nights presented by 97.5 WAMZ Radio at 4th St. Live! Doors open at 6 p.m. concert at 8 p.m. Tickets start at $10. Must be 18 or older. Visit www.4thstlive.com.
25: Walker Montgomery in concert. Hot Country Nights presented by 97.5 WAMZ Radio at 4th St. Live! Doors open at 6 p.m. concert at 8 p.m. Tickets start at $10. Must be 18 or older. Visit www.4thstlive.com.
25: F.A.T. Friday Trolley Hop. 6-10:30 p.m. at Frankfort, Mellwood and Story Avenues. (502) 550-2054 or www.fatfridayhop.org.
26-27: Flea Off Market. More than 200 artists, craftspeople, collectors, start-ups and local businesses. 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday at Fresh Start Growers Supply, 1000 E. Market St. (502) 552-0061.
5: Women’s Hiking Series. Hikes of one to two hours in length for women at Clifty Falls State Park. Register at the Nature Center by calling (812) 273-0609.
8, 20: American Duchess paddleboat visit. The boat will visit Madison from 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. No public access to boat.
9: Author Talk with David Kummer. The Hanover author will discuss his recent book, “Everything, Somewhere” from 5-5:45 p.m. at the Jefferson County Public Library, 420 W. Main St. Free. Afterward, he will sign his book at Village Lights Bookstore at 6 p.m. (812) 265-2744.
11: Music in the Park. 5-9 p.m. at the Broadway Fountain. Featuring The Rumors at 7 p.m. Opening band is R0mant0ast at 6 p.m. Bring blanket or lawn chair. Food available. Presented by the Madison Main Street Program. Food vendors open at 5 p.m. (812) 274-0195.
12 & 26: Friends of the Library Book Sale. 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at the Jefferson County Public Library, 420 W. Main St.
13: Music at the Mansion. Featuring the rock group Trauma Illinois on the Lanier Mansion grounds. 7 p.m. Free admission. Bring blanket or lawn chairs. Free but donation welcome. (812) 273-0556.
19: Author Talk with James Emerson Hough. The author will discuss his recent book, “Eighty-nine Tears and Still Evolving” from 11 a.m. - noon at the Jefferson County Public Library, 420 W. Main St. Free. Afterward, he will sign his book at Crafted Coffee Co. at 12:30 p.m. (812) 265-2744.
19: Madison’s Treasures Walking Tour. A guided walking tour of Madison’s downtown treasures. 10 a.m. - noon at the Broadway Fountain. Free. (812) 265-2967.
18: Senior Dance with Mike Dean Band. 6-9 p.m. at the Moose Lodge, 1340 Michigan Rd. $5 per person. Must be 21 or older. (812) 273-6221.
19: Riverfront Wine, Stein & Barrel. Taste wines, craft brews and bourbon and enjoy regional music and food at this seventh annual event. Also enjoy Vinnie & Sarah’s Smokin’ BBQ. 6-10 p.m. at the Gazebo area of the Madison riverfront. Presented by the Madison Riverfront Development Committee. Tickets $35 per person or $60 per couple. Also live and silent auctions. Must be 21 to attend. Tickets available at the Lanier-Madison Visitors Center, 601 W. First St. (812) 265-2956.
19, 30: Mayor’s Movies in the Park. Free movies at dusk at Madison Bicentennial Park. Brink lawn chair or blanket. June 19: “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone.” June 30: “Madison.” (812)265-8300.
26-July 4: Madison Regatta Festival. Various events each day leading up to the July 2-4 Madison Regatta races on the Ohio River. Visit www.MadisonRegatta.com.
26: “Safe Space: Movement to Freedom.” Reception, ballet and art show from 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. at the Jefferson County Public Library, 420 W. Main St. Hosted by the Indiana Arts Commission and Historic Eleutherian College, the program will feature a 15-minute video created by the Louisville Ballet and original art from local artists. Artists are invited to drop off pieces for display from 10:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. on June 24-25. Cash prizes to be awarded. (812) 265-2744.
28: Hanover Book Group. Enjoy conversation and refreshments to review “How to Fly” by author Barbara Kingsolver. Judi Terpening will lead the discussion from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the Hanover Public Library. (812)-866-1470.
24-26: S.E. Indiana F.A.R.M. Club’s Antique Machinery Show. Enjoy a swap meet area, trading post, flea market, craft show. At the Ripley County Fairgrounds, 424 W. Cravens St. (812) 926-3654.
24: Norton Commons Tea Station Outdoor Concert Series. Featuring The Rumors band from 6:30-10:30 p.m. at the Asian Tea Station Bistro, 9422 Norton Commons Blvd. (502) 423-1202.
Rising Sun, IN
26: Rising Sun’s Summer Sounds on Main. Featuring music, vendors and kids’ zone. Bring lawn chairs or blankets. Featuring Cull Hollow performing from 4-6:30 p.m. and Appalachian Grass from 7-10 p.m. Free admission. Presented by Ohio County Tourism Inc. (812) 438-4933.
4-5: Community Wide Yard Sale. 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. throughout the town of Vevay. (812) 427-3237.
5-6: Rivertown Art Walk. At the Community Art Center of Switzerland County, 217 Ferry St. Featuring demonstrations and works by several local artists at the Art Center and at businesses in town. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday; noon – 4 p.m. Sunday. (812) 226-6006
12-13: Hay Days at the Theibaud Farmstead. Hay press demo, music and dance, heritage garden, trades of the time and hearth cooking. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Saturday, noon - 4 p.m. Sunday at the Thiebaud Farmstead, 5417 Hwy. 56. Free admission. Donations accepted. (812) 427-3560.
5: Vintage Indiana Wine and Food Festival. At Military Park in downtown Indianapolis. Noon – 6 p.m. Tickets 305 advance; $40 presale tickets only; $60 VIP presale tickets; $20 designated driver presale tickets. Visit www.VintageIndiana.com.