Weekend Play List
Each week we bring you our weekend highlights of things to do in and around Dearborn County, Indiana. Come out and play this weekend, June 30 - July 2.
Lawrenceburg Speedway, 351 E. Eads Pkwy. (U.S. 50), behind the Fairgrounds.Sprint, modified, pure stock and hornet racing on 3/8 mile high-banked clay oval track.Gates open at 5PM; hot laps at 6PM; racing at 7PM. Information: 812 539-4700 or http://lawrenceburgspeedway.com or find on Facebook.
Fri 6/30 - Bright Farmer's Market
3PM-6:30PM. Bright Christian Church parking lot. 10th anniversary year. The Market is open every Friday from mid-May through mid-October. Information: 812 623-8184/Linda Thaler.
Fri 6/30-Sat 7/1 - Entertainment at Hollywood Casino
Beginning at 8pm. Enjoy the hottest bands from the Tri-State performing LIVE every Friday & Saturday at Hollywood on the Roof. http://www.hollywoodindiana.com/Entertainment
Fri 6/30 – Sat 7/1 - Aurora Red, White & Boom
Friday, June 30 Opening Ceremony-6:00pm
-5pm-8:30pm - Free Military Boat Rides
-5pm-11pm Beer/Wine Booth (Must be 21 or older)
-8pm-11 - Live Music with Twistlock
-9pm Lighted Boat Parade and Judging
Saturday, July 1st Opening Ceremony - Noon
-11am-8:30pm Free Military Boat Rides
-8am-3pm - River City Classic Car Show
-9am-6pm - Craft Show
-2pm-11pm - Beer/Wine Booth (Must be 21 or older)
-6pm-8pm - Live Music with Skallywags
-8pm-11pm - Live Music with Jackwagon
-9pm - Lighted Boat Display
-10pm - Fireworks
Information: 812-926-0004 or 800-322-8198NO COOLER, BIKES, SKATEBOARDS OR PETS ALLOWED
Fri 6/30-Sun 7/1 - Hillforest Victorian House Museum
213 Fifth Street, Aurora. 1:00PM-5:00PM. Admission charged. Hillforest was the home of industrialist and financier Thomas Gaff and his family between 1855 and 1891. The home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1992. Featured exhibit for 2017 is Bags, Bonnets & Baubles, showcasing Hillforest's collection of ladies hats and handbags rarely on exhibit. For more information: 812 926-0087 or http://hillforest.org
Fri 6/30-Sun 7/2 - River Cities Bike Share
River Cities Bike Share is the the first bike share program of its kind in Southeast Indiana and features approximately 30 “ready-to-ride” bicycles located throughout the cities of Lawrenceburg and Aurora. Equipped with a locking mechanism, the bikes will be housed at several docking sites in both communities, and can be reserved and rented via an app or onsite. Each of the Shimano seven-speed bicycles will be available on a ride-and-return basis. The cost to ride is $3 for the first hour and $2 for each additional hour.
Sat 7/1 – Lawrenceburg Farmer's Market
Newtown Park, US Route 50 (Eads Parkway), Lawrenceburg. Sponsored by Lawrenceburg Main Street, the Farmer's Market is held every Saturday, at 9AM-1PM, from June 3rd through October 14th. Some of the products available are: produce, flowers, plants, eggs, honey, herbs, jams, jellies, baked goods, hand crafted items and more. Information: Lawrenceburg Main Street, 812-537-4507 or http://thinklawrenceburg.com