LOCAL ART: Examine fine displays of paintings at the Mitchell Community Public Library, Eighth & Main Streets. The exhibit is open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.,  Wednesday, 11 a.m.- 5:00 p.m., Friday  9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. and  9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Saturday parade day

ARTS & CRAFTS CONTEST:  See exhibits created by talented individuals like needlework, sewing, foods, canning & homemade ornaments at the First Baptist Church CLC on Frank Street.  Open Monday through Friday Noon-8 p.m.,  11 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26th.

CANDLELIGHT TOUR:  See a historic village brought to life as it was in the 1800’s by Tri-Kappa Sorority members and their families at Spring Mill State Park on Saturday, Sept. 19th, from 4-9 p.m.

COMMERCIAL / INDUSTRIAL TENT:  A full block-long tent filled with great displays.  Browse the products and services offered by area merchants and register for free gifts.  Located on Sixth Street. Open from 5-9 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26.

PHOTO CONTEST / DISPLAY:  View color and black & white photographs covering a variety of categories. Vote for your favorites. Location is at the First Baptist Christian Life Center, 307 W. 7th St.  It is open 12-8 pm Mon.-Fri. and 11-2 Saturday parade day.

EMERGENCY EQUIPMENT SHOW:  On the first Saturday of the festival, Sept. 19, local firefighters and EMS will be stationed near Mitchell High School to display emergency equipment. Weather per- mitting, a helicopter ambulance will land, allowing folks to tour it  and see how it works.



  1. Bath Fitter is interested in being included in your Commercial/Industrial Tent for this festival

    1. You will need to contact Mike James who is Chairman of the Commercial Tent. 812-849-5479

      Larry “Bamm” Caudell
      2018 General Chairman

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