August 25 - August 26, Macy Days, Macy (Miami) - Downtown - Parade, food, games, entertainment and more. Free. 574-328-2357. enjoymiamicounty.org
August 26 , Riverfest, Middlebury (Elkhart) - Riverbend Park - New this year: Swamp Stomp, a nature-themed scavenger hunt along the park's boardwalk. 10 am - 2pm. Free. 574-825-3283; email@example.com.
August 26 , Heirloom Tomato Festival, Pierceton (Kosciusko) — Brower Park and Old Train Depot - Celebrating sustainable agriculture and eating local. Arts and crafts, agriculture art show, fried green tomatoes and homemade ice cream. Speakers and live music, pony rides, salsa contest, 5k run. 10am-4pm. No admission charge. 574-453-1887; firstname.lastname@example.org; piercetonchamber.com
August 26 , Indiana bacon festival, Delphi (Carroll) - Bacon creations, concert, Indiana craft beer and wine, FamilyZone activities. 3-10:30 pm. 765-564-6757. Admission charge. Indianabaconfestival.com
August 26 , Greg Hahn, Comedian, Delphi (Carroll) — Opera House, 109 S. Washington. - Greg Hahn performs at the Delphi Opera House during the Indiana Bacon Fest. What's even better is that your ticket also gets you a free pass into the IBF! Greg Hahn is a favorite on the nationally syndicated Bob and Tom Radio Show. He has appeared on Late Night with Conan O’Brien, Comedy Central, CBS, ABC, FOX, MTV and CMT. Opening is Andrew Martin — a Delphi native and grad of DCHS and Purdue. Martin is a budding film maker, actor, free-lance writer, stand-up and improv comedian currently residing in LA. 6:30-9:30 pm. Admission charge. www.delphioperahouse.org; 765-564-4300; email@example.com
August 26 , 3rd Annual Arts on the Ave, Hammond (Lake) - Downtown - Hohman and Sibley. Live Music, beer garden, vendors, art demos, children's art activities, and more! 219-512-4298. downtownhammond.org
August 26 , Kouts Pork Fest, Kouts (Porter) - Downtown Main St. - Small town festival at its bet. Pork at its finest. Arts and crafts, food vendors, live entertainment, kids' area and parade. No admission charge. 219-405-1452. koutsevents.com
September 01 , Marshall County Senior Expo, Plymouth (Marshall) — Plymouth Municipal Airport, 301 Airport Road - The Marshall County Senior Expo is celebrating it's 10th year! This one-day FREE event offers health screenings, lifestyle opportunities, information to today's senior population and their caregivers, and live entertainment. Held annually, admission is FREE, breakfast and lunch is FREE, entertainment is FREE, and many health screenings are FREE. There will be 60 vendors with quality products and services present. 8 am-3 pm. 574-936-9904 or 866-936-9904; firstname.lastname@example.org
August 25 - August 26, Summer’s End Festival, Rossville (Clinton) - Town Park - Craft and food vendors, Sat. morning parade, 5k run/walk, car and bike show, contests, entertainment, rides, and fireworks. Parking $2. No admission charge. 765-379-2645; rossville.net
August 26 , Greencastle Music Fest, Greencastle (Putnam) - Downtown Square - Free community event with live music, local food, activities for kids, cornhole tournament and beer garden. No admission charge. 765-721-0137. almosthomerestaurant.com
August 26 , Uptown Jazz and Blues, Lafayette (Tippecanoe) - Downtown - Three stages of continuous live jazz and blues music, dancing, food, beer and wine. Admission charge. 765-742-4044. ujbf.org
August 18 - August 19, Madison ribberfest bbq and blues, Madison (Jefferson) - Riverfront - Nationally known blues performers. BBQ competitions for amateurs and kids. Admissions charge. 800-559-2956. madisonribberfest.com.
August 18 - August 19, Madison Ribberfest BBQ & Blues, Madison (Jefferson) - Riverfront - A FUN festival for the whole family! Fabulous blues music with nationally known performers. KCBS sanctioned, Backyard (amateur) and KidzQ (young chefs) BBQ competitions. Riverboat rides, 5k walk/run and bike ride. Concrete pigs, rib eating fun and cornhole competition. Admission charge. 800-559-2956. madisonribberfest.com
August 19 , North Harrison Marching Band Car Show Fundraiser, Ramsey (Harrison) — North Harrison High School, 1070 IN-64 - Car show, music, door prizes, silent auction, concessions. 10 am-4 pm. Registration begins at 9 am. Arrive before 2 pm for judging. Awards following judging completion. All vehicles welcome! Pre-registration accepted. Car show contact: Michele — 502-817-9859. Entry fee: $20. Event free. For more info: 502-817-9859; email@example.com; www.northharrisonband.com
August 24 - August 27, Swiss wine festival, Vevay (Switzerland) - Riverfront Park - Large wine pavilion with 100-plus varieties of Indiana wines. Parade: 10 am Sat. Admission charge. swisswinefestival.org
August 25 - August 26, Leota Country Frolic, Leota (Scott) - Downtown - Bluegrass, fish and all kinds of great food. No admission charge. 812-752-9211. greatscottindiana.com
August 25 - August 27, Whispering Beard Folk Festival, Friendship (Ripley) - Old Mill Campground - Over 30 bands in the Friendship Valley plus art and craft vendors, food and more for the whole family. Admission charge. 812-944-4078; artinspeedpark.com
August 26 - August 27, Art in Speed Park, Sellersburg (Clark) - Speed Park - Juried art show of nation's finest artisans and musical talents. Performing arts demonstrations, children's workshops, vast array of food selections and wine garden. No admission charge. 812-944-4078. artinspeedpark.com
August 26 , Bluegrass on the Square, Corydon (Harrison) - Enjoy bluegrass music as the downtown square of Historic Corydon comes alive this summer! Bring your lawn chairs or blanket. 4-8 pm. No admission charge. 888-738-2137. thisisindiana.org
August 19 , 3rd Annual Woodville Summer Festival, Mitchell (Lawrence) — Woodville Baptist Church, 611 Woodville Road - 10 am-4 pm. Crafts, cars, music, food. Cheryl Lyon, 812-849-4593; firstname.lastname@example.org
August 21 , Solar Eclipse Viewing Party, Evansville (Vanderburgh) — Angel Mounds State Historic Site - According to the NASA Total Solar Eclipse Interactive Map, Angel Mounds State Historic Site will be at 98.99 percent obscuration, which is the fraction of the sun's area covered by the moon. The site will remain open through the duration of the solar eclipse from noon-2 pm. Admission charge. Proper eyewear will be provided. T-shirts to commemorate the event will also be for sale. Elizabeth Bostelman: 812-853-3956; email@example.com
August 25 - August 26, Birdseye fire and park annual picnic, Birdseye (Dubois) - Birdseye Park - Cornhole, basketball, horseshoe tourneys, live bands both nights, baby contest, kids' games, car show. 4-10 pm Fri, 8-Midnight Sat. Free. 812-389-2567; firstname.lastname@example.org.
August 25 - August 26, 37th annual fiddler fest, Newburgh (Warrick) - Old Lock and Dam Park, Hwy. 662 - 5-8 pm Fri, Noon-8 pm Sat. Fiddler dinners, beer garden, arts and crafts, family games. Free. 812-746-1269. friendsofnewburgh.org