Bloomington Fall Festivals – Sept & Oct 2019 Events

Steamboat Nights - Jeffersonville, IN - Aug 30 to Aug 31, 2019
An annual event started in 1973 as a fundraiser for the Howard Steamboat Museum now has a parade, live entertainment, art and food vendors.

Bloomington Garlic Festival - Bloomington, IN - Aug 31 to Sep 1, 2019
Enjoy local dishes prepared with garlic as well as cooking competitions, kidzone, live music and other artists.

Fourth Street Festival - Bloomington, IN - Aug 31 to Sep 1, 2019
There’s free admission to this event adjacent to Indiana University which was named one of the top 100 art fairs in the country by Art Fair Sourcebook.

Turkey Trot Festival - Montgomery, IN - Sep 5 to Sep 8, 2019
Watch the turkey races!

Kiwanis Club Hot Air Balloon Festival - Bloomington, IN - Sep 6 to Sep 8, 2019
Hot air balloon

Lanesville Heritage Weekend - Lanesville, IN - Sep 12 to Sep 15, 2019
See how our forefathers lived as farmers more than one hundred years ago in Southern Indiana. Crafts and food booths, live music, midway and helicopter rides, parade, truck & tractor pulls, contests and more!

Persimmon Festival - Mitchell, IN - Sep 21 to Sep 28, 2019
Entertainment and food, antique tractor show, arts and crafts, car and motorcycle shows, candlelight tour, community yard sale, Persimmon run and of course, lots of persimmons in pudding and novelty dessert, plus more!

Dugger Coal Festival - Dugger, IN - Oct 3 to Oct 3, 2019
Celebrating the town’s coal mining heritage and the high school’s football homecoming.

Bloomfield Apple Festival - Bloomfield, IN - Oct 4 to Oct 6, 2019
50th annual! Head to Bloomfield town park for an annual fall festival with carnival rides, food, merchandise vendors, live music, different contests, 5K, art, live demonstrations and more!

Harvest Homecoming - New Albany, IN - Oct 5 to Oct 13, 2019
Began as a three-day pumpkin festival nearly 50 years ago, it’s now attended by hundreds of thousands and one of the Louisville area’s largest events.

Southern Indiana FiberArts Festival - New Albany, IN - Oct 18 to Oct 19, 2019

Light Up Jeffersonville - Jeffersonville, IN - Nov 30 to Nov 30, 2019
Annual tree lighting and parade at Warder Park