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November 2017 Calendar of Events

Aurora, IN
21-Dec. 30: “A Victorian Christmas” exhibit.
Visit Hillforest decorated for the holidays in Victorian fashion. 1-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday at the Hillforest Museum, 213 Fifth St. Admission charged. (812) 926-0087.

Bedford, KY
10: Music By The Fire – A Musical Revue.
Musical presentation by the Trimble County High School Drama Club. 6:30 p.m. at the Trimble County Public Library, 35 Equity Pike. (502) 255-7362.
18: Gospel Bluegrass Music featuring “Lafferty Pike.” 3 p.m. at the Trimble County Public Library, 35 Equity Pike. (502) 255-7362.

Carrollton, KY
18: Another Reason to be Thankful.
Customer appreciation event in downtown Carrollton. Merchants open during regular business hours with special buys and sale for the event. The event includes the lighting of the community Christmas tree. (502) 732-5713.
25: Small Business Saturday. Shop antique stores, specialty stores and see what Carrollton has to offer. (502) 732-7034.

Clarksville, IN
1-12: “A Murder is Announced.”
At Derby Dinner Playhouse, 525 Marriott Dr. For ticket and times call (812) 288-8281.
15-Dec. 31: “A Christmas Carol: The Musical.” At Derby Dinner Playhouse, 525 Marriott Dr. For ticket and times call (812) 288-8281.

Commiskey, IN
Stream Cliff Herb Farm Events. Nov. 4-5:
Indiana Wine Trail’s “Fall Haul” Event. 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Nov. 11-12: Old-Fashioned Christmas Open House in Antique Shop. Noon – 3 p.m. Nov. 18: Candlelight Dinners. 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. Stream Cliff Herb Farm. Hwy. 7. N., Left at Hwy. 250 W., Right at Hwy. 3, 1/3 mile E. of Commiskey Store. (812) 346-5859.

Crestwood, KY
18: Crestwood Civic Club Holiday Home Tour.
Luncheon and home tour hours 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Luncheon seating at 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Tickets $25 for tour and lunch. (502) 265-0376.
24: Yuletide at Yew Dell. 4-7:30 p.m. at Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old Lagrange Rd. (502) 241-4788.

Florence, IN
11: Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder in concert.
Doors open at 6 p.m. and the show starts 7 p.m. in the CenterStage Showroom at Belterra Resort and Casino. Tickets $30-$40. Must be 21 or over. 1-888-BELTERRA.
18: Air Supply in concert. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the show starts 7 p.m. in the CenterStage Showroom at Belterra Resort and Casino. Tickets $40-$159. Must be 21 or over. Tickets $20. 1-888-BELTERRA.

Hanover, IN
17: Presentation by Brandon Stanton.
He is author of the bestselling book “Humans of New York.” 7 p.m. at Collier Arena on Hanover College campus. Tickets $15. (812) 866-7000.

La Grange, KY
1-12: “Louisville Photo Biennial.”
Presented by the Arts Association of Oldham County. At Gallery 104, 104 E. Main St. (502) 222-3822.
4: A Colonial Christmas – Indoor Market Fair. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. at the Rob Morris Educational Building, 207 W. Jefferson St. Sponsored by the Oldham County Historical Society. (502) 222-0826.
5, 19: “The Artifacts Speak.” Presentation about an artifact from the Historical Society’s collection. 1-3 p.m. at the Peyton Samuel Head Family Museum, 106 N. Second Ave. (502) 222-0826.
11: Holiday Grapevine Wreath Making Workshop. The Oldham County History Center is offering this special workshop with a focus on using natural items for decorations. 1-3 p.m. in the Rob Morris Educational Building on the History Center campus. (502) 222-0826.
11-12: Oldham Arts on CityPlace “Fall Arts Show.” Visit artisan booths at CityPlace Expo Center, 112 S. First Ave. Sponsored by the Arts Association of Oldham County. (502) 222-3822.
11: Christmas Bazaar. 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. at the La Grange Presbyterian Church, 1901 Prestwick Dr. (502) 222-8973.
12, 26: Feature Film Sunday. Film will be shown that relates to Oldham County. 1 p.m. at the Peyton Samuel Head Family Museum, 106 N. Second Ave. Free. (502) 222-0826.
18: Turkey Trotter 5 Mile Run/Walk. 8 a.m. at Wendell Moore Park, 1551 KY-393. $30 Registration fee. (502) 225-0655.
22-Jan. 6: “Winter in Kentucky.” Art exhibit presented by the Arts Association of Oldham County. At Gallery 104, 104 E. Main St. (502) 222-3822.

Lawrenceburg, IN
17-19: Holiday Shopping Expo.
At the Lawrenceburg Event Center, 91 Walnut St. (513) 260-2886.
18-Jan. 14: Winter Wonderland Ice Skating Rink. At the Pavilion at Todd Creech Park (Tate Street). $6 for adults, $4 for children 14 and under. (812) 537-4507.

Louisville, KY
1-Jan. 5: “Celebrate the Holidays” Art Exhibit.
11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Wednesday - Friday; 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Saturday, at the Brownsboro Center Arcade, 4836 Brownsboro Rd. (502) 326-9256.
3: First Friday Trolley Hop. 5-11 p.m. in the Downtown Art Zone, Main and Market streets. (502) 583-1671 or visit: www.firstfridaytrolleyhop.com.
4: Cedar Lake Gala. Black tie affair. Featuring a dual-entrée dinner, silent and live auctions and entertainment. 6-10 p.m. at the Marriott Louisville East. Tickets $175 per person and available online at: www.cedarlake.org or (502) 495-4943.
4-5: Holiday Showcase. Visit dozens of artisan booths at this show sponsored by the Louisville Artisans Guild. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Sunday at Triple Crown Pavilion, 1776 Plantside Dr. Visit: www.louisvilleartisans.org.
14 - Dec. 10: “Skeleton Crew.” A play by Dominique Morisseau. At Actor’s Theatre, 316 W. Main St. Visit www.actorstheatre.com for showtimes. (502) 371-0956.
16: The Price is Right Live! 7:30 p.m. at The Louisville Palace, 611 S. Fourth St. Tickets $35-75. (502) 883-5804 or visit the website www.louisvillepalace.com.
18, 25: “Oh! Deadly Night!” Presented by Whodunnit Inc. of Kentucky. Seating at 6:30 p.m. with the show at 7 p.m. at Bristol Bar & Grille downtown, 614 W. Main St. Tickets $48 each and includes meal, show, tax and gratuity. Reserve at (502) 426-7100 or www.whodunnitky.com.
21-Dec. 23: “A Christmas Carol.” Presented by Fifth Third Bank. At Actor’s Theatre, 316 W. Main St. Visit www.actorstheatre.com for showtimes. (502) 584-1205.
24 - Jan. 2: Light Up Louisville and 40 Nights of Lights. All along the Fourth Street corridor from Main to Liberty Streets. Events on Nov. 24: 4 p.m. on featuring entertainment, children’s activities, vendors. 6:30 p.m. light parade. Mayor lightup ceremony at 8 p.m. Santa visits at 8:30 p.m. Run, Run Rudolph 5K at 4 p.m. (502) 574-5220 or www.louisvillesholidayinthecity.com.
24: F.A.T. Friday Trolley Hop. 6-10:30 p.m. Frankfort, Mellwood and Story Avenues. (502) 296-0091 or visit: www.frankfortave.com.

Madison, IN
1-Dec. 15: The Art of Learning exhibit.
New quarterly exhibit of nine pieces of artwork by area artists. At Ivy Tech, 590 Ivy Tech Dr. (812) 374-5343.
2 - Dec. 31: Square Deal Art Show. 12x12-inch unframed canvases by individual artists for sale. At Madison Art Club’s Art on Main gallery, 309 W. Main St. Opening reception is 6-8 p.m. on Nov. 13. Public welcome. (812) 265-2923.
3: “Piano & Violin.” With Dr. Starla Hilbler-Raley and Ms. Maegan Sparks. Presented by Madison Performing Arts Foundation. 7 p.m. at Madison Presbyterian Church, 202 Broadway St. Free admission.
3: Music featuring Smokin’ Cinders. 6 p.m. at Brown Gym on Broadway. Presented by Madison Senior Citizens. $5 per person. (812) 265-4758.
4: Gospel Music featuring “The Days.” 6-8 p.m. at North Madison Baptist Church, 1906 Orchard St. Free admission. (812) 273-3012.
4-5: Art Display and Sale. Featuring award winning artist, Larry Rudolech. 1-5 p.m. at Brown Gym, 100 South Broadway. Free admission.
4: An Evening with David Graham Phillips: Madison’s Own Subversive Journalist and Muckraker. 7 p.m. at the Lanier Mansion. Admission $5. (812) 273-0556.
4: Elvis Tribute Show. Featuring Travis Albertson of Austin, Ind. 7 p.m. at The Moose Lodge, 1340 Michigan Road. Free event but donations accepted. (812) 273-6221.
4: “Day of the Dead” Event. Seventh annual event presented by the West Street Art Center. Children’s activities, crafts and reception. 3 p.m. at West Street Art Center, 301 West St. (812) 307-9012.
4: Chili Supper. 4-8 p.m. at the Rykers Ridge Volunteer Fire Department, 2834 North Rykers Ridge Rd. Free will donation. (812) 265-3113.
4-5: “Fall Haul.” All six of the Indiana Wine Trail wineries will be offering special foods, prize drawings and commemorative labels. 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. 1-800-559-2956.
10: Music featuring Alliance. 6 p.m. at Brown Gym on Broadway. Presented by Madison Senior Citizens. $5 per person. (812) 265-4758.
10: Downtown Holiday Open House. Historic Downtown Madison merchants present their Christmas Open House from 5-9 p.m. (812) 265-3270.
11: Veterans Day Parade and Program. 3 p.m. beginning on Vaughn Dr. to Broadway. Followed by a Veterans Day program in the Brown Gym. Sponsored by the City of Madison. Veterans and public welcome. (812) 265-4758.
11: Veterans Day Ceremony. Hosted by Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery. 10 a.m. at the Cemetery. (812) 273-9220.
11: Deal with the Dealer. 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. at participating antique and collectible shops in Madison. (812) 273-3040.
11: Casino Royale party. Professional casino games, champagne and complementary hors d’oeuvres. 6-10 p.m. at Rembrandt’s Gallery and Wine Bar, 325 E. Main St. $40 for single, $75 for couple. (812) 273-5050.
12, 19: Deck the Halls. Learn the “how to” of holiday splendor and tree trimming. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at Lanthier Winery, 123 Mill St. (812) 273-2409.
13: Free Dinner for Area Veterans. At the American Legion Post #9, 707 Jefferson St. (812) 265-4417.
16: Cold Turkey Challenge and Great American Smokeout. Participants will “take the pledge” by signing a pledge card to go smoke-free all day. There will be a grand prize drawing as well. At KDH hospital. (812) 801-0598.
17: Music featuring Steel Country. 6 p.m. at Brown Gym on Broadway. Presented by Madison Senior Citizens. $5 per person. (812) 265-4758.
24-25; Dec. 1-2: Nights Before Christmas Candlelight Tour of Homes. Tour public sites and five private homes. 5-9 p.m. Friday; 3-9 p.m. Saturday. Tickets $15 adults; $5 children. (812) 265-2956 or 1-800-559-2956 or visit www.nightsbeforechrist
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24-25; Dec. 1-2: Great Cookie Caper. Homemade cookies, goodies by the pound. 4-8 p.m. Fridays, 2-8 p.m. Saturdays at the Lanier-Madison Visitor Center, 601 W. First St. (812) 265-2956.
24- Dec. 24: Festival of Trees and Host of Angels. Holiday event of more than 60 glittering trees and holiday angels at Lanthier Winery, 123 Mill St. Also limited release of holiday wines from Thanksgiving weekend through Dec. 24. (812) 273-2409.
24: Fourth Friday. Visit shops along downtown’s Main Street, 5-8 p.m. featuring live music, free trolley rides and art demonstrations during the holiday season’s “Black Friday” event. Sponsored by the Madison Main Street Program. (812) 493-4984.
24: Light Up Madison. Join Santa and Mayor Damon Welch on Broadway to watch the Christmas Tree and city illuminate with lights at 6 p.m. Sponsored by Madison Main Street Program. (812) 265-3270.
25: Christmas Auction. Fundraiser for the Rykers Ridge Volunteer Fire Department. 5 p.m. at the Jefferson County 4-H Fairgrounds, 3852 IN-256. Food will be served. (812) 265-3113.
November events at Red Bicycle Hall: Nov. 4: Trisha Jean Carter with Will Brady. 8 p.m. Nov. 5: Madison Music Showcase for all ages. 8 p.m. Nov. 11: Tom Petty Tribute featuring Those Damn Torpedoes. 8 p.m. Nov. 17: The Why Store. 8 p.m. Dec. 1: Possessed by Paul James. 8 p.m. At Red Bicycle Hall, 125 E. Main St. Admission charged for most events. (812) 701-7221.
November events at Village Lights Bookstore. Nov. 10: Village Lights Poetry Café. 7-8 p.m. Nov. 11: Live Music with John Sheckler. 1-3 p.m. Nov. 16: Hanover Literary Evening. 5-6:45 p.m. Nov. 17: Freethinkers Book Club. 6-9 p.m. Nov. 25: “Indies First.” 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. Nov. 25: Author Talk and Book Signing with Kip Meyerhoff. 1-3 p.m. Nov. 25: Live Music with Tom Schneider. Noon - 3 p.m. Nov. 27: Cider Monday. 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. At Village Lights Bookstore, 110 E. Main St. (812) 265-1800.

New Castle, KY
11: Henry County Extension Holiday Bazaar.
Booths with arts, crafts and holiday gift items. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. at the Henry County Fairgrounds, Hwy. 421. (502) 845-2811.

New Washington, IN
4: Chili Cook Off & The Bourbon Cowboys.
Chili contest, door prizes, T-shirts, and more. 2-11 p.m. at 1894 Lodge, 409 E. Main St. (812) 628-9006.

Pewee Valley, KY
3-5, 9-12: “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike.”
A play on Nov. 5 and Nov. 12 at 2 p.m.; all other days at 7:30 p.m. At the Little Colonel Playhouse, Mt. Mercy Dr. Presented by the Little Colonel Players. Ticket $25. (502) 314-4124.

Rising Sun, IN
4-5, 11-12, 18-19, 25-26: Holly Days Marketplace.
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Saturday; noon - 4 p.m. Sunday. At the Pendleton Art Center, 201 Main St. (812) 438-4933.

Seymour, IN
18-19: Muscatatuck Bookstore Open House.
Books, puzzles, clothing, puppets, jewelry and more. 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. at the Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge, 12987 E. Hwy. 50. (812) 522-4352.

Scottsburg, IN
11: “Taste of the Vine.”
Enjoy sampling wines from nine local wineries. 1-9 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 1460 N. Gardner St. Must be 21 or older. Proceeds benefit Knights of Columbus Scholarship Fund. (812) 752-5632.

Versailles, IN
11: Tri-Kappa Arts and Crafts Bazaar.
9 a.m. - 3 p.m. at South Ripley Elementary School. (812) 689-5732.

Vevay, IN
3: Meet and greet with artists Nancie Scott Davis and Jim Day.
6-8 p.m. at the Community Art Center, 217 Ferry St. to open a month-long exhibit. (812) 599-4048.
11: Movie Night. Featuring “The Blind Side.” 7 p.m. at the Historic Hoosier Theater, 209 Ferry St. Admission $3. (812) 427-3237.

Other Areas
2: Presentation on the Underground Railroad
. Presented by Jeannie Regan-Dinius. 7 p.m. at the New Albany-Floyd County Public Library, 180 W. Spring St., New Albany, Ind. Free. (812) 923-3492.
4: Christmas Bazaar. 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Franklin Farms Event Venue, 7520 Oscar Long Rd, Marysville, Ind. (615) 944-8844.
9-12: Huntingburg Christmas Stroll. Shopping, Home tours, cookie walk, carolers, carriage rides and more. Downtown Huntingburg, Ind. (812) 683-0123.
17-18: Bluegrass Rockin’ Rodeo. 7:30 p.m. at the Kentucky Horse Park, 4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, Ky. Tickets $20 per day or $30 for both days. (859) 259-4219.
18: Kentucky Book Fair. More than 150 authors, symposiums and other special events. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. at the Alltech Arena at the Kentucky Horse Park, 4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, Ky. Free admission and parking. Visit: www.kybookfair.org.
24: Downtown Indy Circle of Lights. Presented by IBEW. 6-8 p.m. at Monument Circle, 111 Monument Circle, Indianapolis. (317) 237-2202.
24 - Jan. 1: Christmas in Charleston. Carriage rides, train rides, hot chocolate, s’mores, ice skating rink, Santa Claus and more. Light show nightly 6-11 p.m. At downtown Charlestown, Ind. www.cityofcharlestown.com or call (812) 265-3422, ext. 328.

 

 

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