Destinations - Southern Indiana 2019 - Page 34

SELLERSBURG CELEBRATES | PHOTO: JOSH HICKS Oct. 19 ClarkFEST 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Clarksville Gateway Park 500 Little League Blvd. Clarksville A day of free fun and entertainment for all ages including Family Fun Zone, inflatables, balloon bonanza with balloon animals, face painting, wiggle cars, Clarksville Police meet-and-greet with vehicles and Clarksville Fire Dept. obstacle course. Downtown Jeffersonville for this fun annual event. Children and parents walk the sidewalks through Big Four Station while downtown merchants give treats to the kids. Lapping Park and end up at Endris Lodge. The cost for this event is a donation of one canned food item per person, sponsored by Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department. Oct. 31 Costume Carnival 6 to 8 p.m. Nov. 9 D*A*S*H 5K and Veterans Tribute 8 a.m. Gateway Park 500 Little League Blvd. Clarksville Enjoy a free Halloween movie, sponsored by Clarksville Parks Department. Floyd County 4-H Fairgrounds 2818 Green Valley Road New Albany The annual Costume Carnival, Floyd County’s safe alternative to trick- or-treating. The event is sponsored by Pat Harrison of REMAX and the Floyd County 4-H. Businesses in the community set up tables and distribute candy. Hot dogs and drinks are served to children who attend and there will be a costume contest, a fishing pond, balloon activities, local mascots and music. Oct. 25 Boo! A Madea Halloween 9 p.m. for ages 18 and over Oct. 31 Trunk or Treat 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 25 Halloween Fright Night 7 p.m. for ages 13 and over Gateway Park 500 Little League Blvd. Clarksville Enjoy a free Halloween movie, sponsored by Clarksville Parks Department. Oct. 28 Halloween Downtown 6 to 8 p.m. Big Four Station Park 223 Pearl St., Jeffersonville Parents bring your children to Historic Downtown Charlestown on the Town Square Bring the kids and trunk-or-treat on the Town Square. NOVEMBER Nov. 8 Fall Harvest Hayride 6 to 8 p.m. Lapping Park, 2404 Greentree North Clarksville Visitors will enjoy a hayride through Downtown Jeffersonville A 5K Walk-run tribute for those serving or having served in the military Nov,. 14 Merchants Holiday Open House 6 to 8 p.m. Downtown Jeffersonville Merchants This is the official kickoff to the holiday season. French Lick Springs Hotel & French Lick Springs Hotel Our holiday spirit is too big to fit in a box, so we spread it all out with 50 days of cheer. Take in festive decorations, tree lighting ceremonies, live holiday music and plenty of activities and Santa visits for the kids. Events Location Downtown New Albany Jingle Walk, Nov. 23. Stroll through historical New Albany’s uptown and downtown while you sample Nov. 29 - Jan. 1 Charlestown’s Christmas City Charlestown’s Greenway Park, City Square and Family Activities Park Downtown Charlestown Delight in the animated light shows synchronized to music as well as carriage rides, train rides and ice skating. Nov. 30 Small Business Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. November 16 – January 5 50 Days of Lights Nov. 23 Jingle Walk and Holiday Fest wine, shop at unique clothing boutiques, gift stores and art galleries, participate in activities at the YMCA then watch the Christmas tree lighting and sing Christmas carols in Bicentennial Park. Enjoy shops extended hours and specials during the month of December. Downtown Jeffersonville and New Albany Merchants Spend the day holiday shopping through the downtown businesses. Nov. 30 Light Up Holiday Parade 5 p.m. Downtown Jeffersonville, along Spring Street to Warder Park Experience an enchanting Christmas parade through downtown Jeffersonville, then watch a traditional tree lighting at Warder Park on Saturday, Nov. 30. Special activities will be held throughout the month of December in downtown Jeffersonville. DECEMBER Dec. 7 Old Fashioned Christmas Noon to 4 p.m. Downtown New Albany, sponsored by Develop New Albany Inc. An afternoon of holiday fun the the family. Local merchants will be open for shopping. Dec. 7 Christmas Cookie Stroll 1 to 4 p.m. Downtown Jeffersonville, along Spring Street Visit the different stores and receive a holiday cookie. Tickets are required. Dec. 8 Christmas at the Howard Steamboat Museum 1 to 3 p.m. Howard Steamboat Museum 1101 E. Market St., Jeffersonville Get into the holiday spirit at the historic 1894 mansion turned museum of Jeffersonville’s ship building family. Enjoy the holiday decorations, refreshments and a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus. Dec. 14 Snacks with Santa 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Vintage Fire Museum 723 Spring St. Jeffersonville West Maple Baptist Church Connected to God and One Another 403 West Maple M le Str Street, t, Jeffersonville, Jeffe vill IN 47130 Offi ce Phone: (812) 282-1665 Located between the Big Four Bridge and Lincoln Bridge on West Maple Street Sundays: Bible Study 9:30 am • Morning Worship 10:30 am