2024 Dubois County Visitor Guide

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January 13 January 20 January 20 February 3 February 9-10 February 10-11 February 17 February 18 February 24 March 2 March 15 March 15-17 April 4 April 6 April 6-7 April 6-8 April 13 April 27 April 27 April 27 May 2 May 18 May 19 May 24 June 6 June 7 June 14-15 June 21-22 June 22 June 28 June 29 July 4 July 6 July 12 July 12-13 July 13 July 14 July 15-20 July 26 July 27 August 1-4 August 2-3 August 11 August 17 August 23 August 23-24 August 24 Aug. 31-Sep. 1 September 5 September 6 September 6-8 September 7 September 13-15 September 14 September 14 September 14 September 14-15 September 20-22 September 21 September 26-29 September 28 October 3 October 4 October 12 October 13 October 17 October 19-20 October 26-27 November 3-10 November 7-10 November 15 November 16-17 Nov. 21-Dec. 31 December 6-8 December 7 December 7 December 7 December 19

Them Vibes With Funky Luck Huntingburg Antique Show Julian Gargiulo Popovich Comedy Pet Theater Chocolate Walk Holland Kiwanis Gun And Knife Show My Funny Valentine Huntingburg Bridal Expo The Broadcast & The End Times Chris Mann: From Gershwin To Gaga Okaidja Afroso St. Patrick’s Celebration Jasper Downtown Chowdown Lea Salonga Daffodil Stroll Total Eclipse Events The Wilder Blue With Josh Merritt Bonepony Garden Gate Jazz, Wine, Craft Beer Fest Huntingburg Kiwanis Car Show Jasper Downtown Chowdown JCAC Chalk Walk Art Festival Old Jasper Day & Strawberry Festival Huntingburg Fourth Fridays Jasper Downtown Chowdown WBDC Country Showdown St. Henry Heinrichsdorf Fest Ferdinand Heimatfest UHL Pottery Collectors Club Huntingburg Fourth Fridays Celestine Streetfest YMI Picnic Thunder Over Patoka Kids Day In Huntingburg Summer Sidewalk Sales Haysville Summer Fest Sundae At The Commons Dubois County 4-H Fair Huntingburg Fourth Fridays Ferdinand Firemen’s Ball Jasper Strassenfest Zoar Mosquito Festival Car Show In The Park St. Anthony Firemen’s Fest Huntingburg Fourth Fridays Birdseye Park & Firemen’s Picnic Red, White, & Brauen Music Festival Latino Cultural Festival Jasper Downtown Chowdown Farmers Table Pumpkin Stroll Dubois Septemberfest Holland Fest Archaeology Day Irish Road Bowling Tournament Pirates On The Patoka Pub Crawl Schnellville Comm. Car Show & Picnic Pirates On The Patoka Ferdinand Folk Festival Huntingburg Herbstfest Kids Day Jasper Downtown Chowdown Mingle On Main Haunted Huntingburg Blues Festival Fall Harvest Days Spooky Streets Harvest Home Arts & Crafts Festival Evansville Military Collectors Gun Show Huntingburg Christmas Stroll Jasper O’Tannebaum Open House Ferdinand Christkindlmarkt Eve Ferdinand Christkindlmarkt Festival of Trees Jasper O’Tannenbaum Days Ice Rink Still Nacht Candelit Christmas Parade Celebrate The Season And The Year



The Astra Huntingburg Event Center Jasper Arts Center Jasper Arts Center Huntingburg 4th Street Huntingburg Event Center The Astra Huntingburg Event Center The Astra Jasper Arts Center Jasper Arts Center Ireland Jasper Downtown Jasper Arts Center Huntingburg 4th Street See next page The Astra The Astra Market Street Park Memorial Gym Jasper Downtown Downtown Jasper Jasper Riverwalk Market Street Park Jasper Downtown Jasper Arts Center St. Henry Ferdinand 18th Street Park Huntingburg Events Center Market Street Park St. Celestine Church Huntingburg Patoka Lake Huntingburg 4th Street Huntingburg 4th Street Haysville Park Holland Commons 4-H Fairgrounds, Hwy. 162 Market Street Park Ferdinand Community Center Downtown Jasper Zoar United Methodist Church Dubois County Museum St. Anthony Comm. Center Market Street Park Birdseye Park Huntingburg League Stadium Huntingburg City Park Jasper Downtown Huntingburg Market Street Huntingburg 4th Street Dubois Community Park Holland Park Dubois County Museum Ireland Jasper Riverwalk Schnellville Jasper Riverwalk 18th Street Park Huntingburg City Park Jasper Downtown Square Jasper Downtown Jasper Downtown Market Street Park Dubois County Museum Dubois County Museum 4-H Fairgrounds, Hwy. 162 Huntingburg Event Center Huntingburg 4th St. Jasper Downtown Monastery Six locations- Ferdinand Dubois County Museum Downtown Jasper Huntingburg Market Street Holland Commons Huntingburg 4th Street Dubois County Museum


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Festivals & Events See page 16 for more info

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Local Brewery or Winery

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Jasper Arts Center

League Stadium

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Spirit of Jasper Train



Total Eclipse In Dubois County

March - April 8 Events At The Libraries

Leading up to the experience. April 4 - 9


A Day In The Dark At The Dome

Grounds of the Monastery Immaculate Conception. Special camping, activities, movie viewing, and silent observation of the eclipse. April 6 - 7

Guided Tours


Historic Downtowns

Free Movies At The Astra

April 7 - 8

April 6 - 8

Music On High Pointe

Huntingburg Eclipse

Live entertainment, science exhibits, food, inflatables, and viewing of the eclipse at the Huntingburg Airport. April 6-8 Rooted Artisan Market

Family Roots Nursery Spring Artisan Market

Jasper River Centre. Panoramic views from the rooftop, live music. April 8 Spirit Of The Eclipse Train Ride

Jasper Train Depot. Train ride. Disembark train to watch eclipse. April 8 Total Eclipse in the Park

Ferdinand 18th Street Park

For more eclipse events and information, go to DuboisCountyEclipse.com

Dubois County Courthouse 1 Courthouse Square, Jasper; 812.481.7000 A Renaissance Revival-style building designed in 1910 and renovated in 1996, this prominent 4-story structure currently serves as the county’s courthouse. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Jasper City Mill 160 3rd Ave., Jasper; 812.482.4924 or 812.482.5959; historicjasper.com Jasper City Mill was recently constructed toresemble the former mill that once stood near the Patoka River. Tour the mill, watch the workings of the waterwheel, and embrace the serenity of the Patoka River. Jasper Downtown Shopping District 812.482.6866; visitduboiscounty.com This beautiful area of Jasper is filled with vitality, history, and a variety of shops. Main Street and the area around the square provide an ideal background for great shopping and special festivities throughout the year. More than 20 of Jasper’s oldest sites are in the downtown area. L.H. Sturm Hardware Co. 516 Main St., Jasper; 812.482.6506 Constructed in 1886, this building was purchased by the Sturm family in 1895 for operation as a hardware store. It stands today as one of the oldest hardware stores in Indiana that has continually been operated as a hardware store by the same family. It is on the National Register of Historic Places. River Centre 225 River Centre Landing, Jasper; 812.559.0111; jasperrivercentre.com The Jasper River Centre is expected to be the hub of downtown activity in Jasper. For 2021, this new complex, located next to the Patoka River, RiverWalk, Jasper Mill and Spirit of Jasper Train and Depot, features special events throughout the year, including themed rooftop dinner parties. The St. Benedicts Brewery is also housed at the River Centre as a second location brewery. Schaeffer Barn and Alexander Schoolhouse E. 4th & McCrillus St., Jasper; 812.482.4255; historicjasper.com This historic, hand-hewn log barn and single-room, 1918 schoolhouse are located near the new Cultural Center and Jasper Riverwalk. Originally built in the 1800s, the barn features a Cantilever Overhang typical of many German buildings during the time with a unique construction of half-dovetail notches, log cribs with 26-foot feeding troughs, and a stone foundation. The historic Alexander Schoolhouse was moved from its location south of Ireland and restored to be used for school trips, library programs, and as a tourist attraction. Schnitzelbank Restaurant 393 3rd. Ave., Jasper; 812.482.2640; schnitzelbank.com Opened in 1961, this restaurant is widely known for its authentic German cuisine and ranks as one of the top ten independent restaurants in Indiana. Enjoy dishes commonly found in southern Germany or for the not-so-German, check out the salad, soup and bread bar or one of the many American favorites.


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Huntingburg Historic Fourth Street Shopping US 231 & 4th St., Huntingburg; 812.683.2812 Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this historic business district, once destroyed by a fire in 1889, has been restored to a charming Victorian downtown, housing more than two dozen locally-owned antique and specialty shops and eateries. Most of the two-story Italianate and late Victorian buildings were built in the 1800s and early 1900s. Huntingburg Old Town Hall & Market Street Park 309 N. Geiger St., Huntingburg; 812.683.2994 The Old Town Hall is an 1887 Italianate structure featuring authentic Victorian lighting, elongated windows, 14-inch brick walls, and the original tin ceiling. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this building once served as a fire station and jail, and later as the focal point for the town’s events through the 1930s. After several decades, the building was renovated and is in full use today for special events. The Market Street Park has an amphitheater and connects Old Town Hall to Historic 4th Street creating the perfect venue for concerts, festivals, and other popular events. Amish Country - Montgomery Experience the quiet lifestyle of the Amish, who first settled in southern Indiana during the mid-1850s. Tour homes, quilt and craft stores, woodworking establishments, and buggy, wheel and harness shops. (21 miles northwest of Jasper)


French Lick and West Baden Visit these historic towns and tour the magnificent West Baden Dome or enjoy one of Indiana’s finest casinos with 1,300 slot machines, 41 table games, and a 14-table poker room. Enjoy a relaxing train ride from the Jasper Train Depot to the Casino aboard the “Spirit of Jasper” train on the “French Lick Express” excursion. (25 miles northeast of Jasper) Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari Santa Claus Enjoy this family-friendly theme and water park combo with more than 60 holiday-themed rides, slides, shows and attractions. Holiday World features three of the world's top wooden roller coasters and the nation's only launched wing coaster. Splashin' Safari includes the world's two longest water coasters plus water-play activities for smaller children. (23 miles south of Jasper) Santa Claus, Indiana Visit the magical Santa’s Candy Castle and the Santa Claus Museum & Village and discover the story of Santa Claus! (23 miles south of Jasper) Lincoln Amphitheatre, Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial & Living Historical Farm Lincoln City Learn about the boyhood years of Abraham Lincoln. Tour the visitor’s center, the burial place of Lincoln’s mother, and the Living Historical Farm where farming currently takes place on the same fields Abe and his father farmed nearly 200 years ago. For entertainment, visit the Lincoln Amphitheatre, an 1,500-seat outdoor amphitheatre. (20 miles south of Jasper)


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Holy Family Church 950 E. Church Ave., Jasper (off 3rd Ave.); 812.482.3076 This modern architectural marvel, built with authentic Indiana limestone, features the nation's second largest Dalle-de-Verre (faceted glass) window and the longest unsupported roof beam at 130 feet, six and a half inches. Ireland Historical Society 5173 W. Walnut St., Jasper; 812.639.7646; irelandindiana.com Built in 1878 as the Ireland Methodist Church, this is the oldest building in Ireland, a town a few miles west of Jasper. The building was refurbished and now serves as a meeting house. The main floor features the Ireland Historical Chapel, which may be requested for weddings. Basement features a 1,000 picture and fact collection covering the interior. Lemmons Church 7399 W. Portersville Rd., Jasper; 812.639.7646; irelandindiana.com Featured on the National Register of Historic Places, this church was built in 1860 and restored in 1992. The Greek Revival structure maintains its original pews and 14’ ceilings. The adjacent cemetery officially became public in 1935 and is currently an ongoing cemetery. A detailed history and pictures are on display inside the church. Monastery Immaculate Conception 802 E. 10th St., Ferdinand (off Hwy. 162); 812.367.1411; thedome.org Known as the “Castle on the Hill,” the Monastery, founded in 1867, is home to one of the nation’s largest communities of Benedictine women. The distinctive, Romanesque dome rises majestically over the town of Ferdinand, standing at 87 feet from the floor and 32 and a half feet in diameter. Throughout the church, 89 angels are present, 16 of which are depicted on the stained glass windows surrounding the dome. The church is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and has been designated an Official Project of Save America’s Treasures. The Monastery Gift Shop offers handmade crafts from the sisters and other unique spiritual merchandise. Benedictine Hospitality Center, also on the Monastery grounds, offers a peaceful and rejuvenating getaway. Salem United Church of Christ 202 E. 4th St., Huntingburg; 812.683.2213; salemucc.org Listed on the National Register of historic places, this church was originally established in 1842 by German immigrants. The third and final building that stands today was built in 1889 and highlights Victorian Gothic architecture and a very unique second-floor sanctuary. The church also appeared in the movie “Hard Rain.” Shiloh Meeting House 4060 W. Shiloh Rd., Jasper; 812.639.7646; irelandindiana.com Erected in 1849 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this building is known as one of the finest pioneer churches in southern Indiana and features its original pews and floors. A 2-door front door and a divider on some of the pews once served to separate the men from the women. Shiloh also has the distinction of having one of the very few pet cemeteries in the state separated from the main cemetery by Shiloh Road. St. Joseph Church 13th & Newton St., Jasper; 812.482.1805; saintjosephjasper.org Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this magnificent 1880 Romanesque, old world-style church was built by the early parishioners and showcases priceless German stained-glass windows, Austrian-designed and imported mosaics with 50 million stones, pewter and marble statues, altars made of Italian marble, and a communion railing of onyx and brass. The tower, whose design was taken from that of the tower that houses Big Ben in London, stands at 235 feet tall. Today, the church has nearly 5,000 parishioners.


St. Meinrad Archabbey - St. Meinrad Founded in 1854 by Switzerland monks, the Archabbey is home to over 100 Benedictine monks and offers beautiful architecture as well as a peaceful and spiritual retreat. (21 miles southeast of Jasper)


Dubois County Park Hwy.162, Bretzville; 812.482.2434 This 62-acre park features a 3-acre stocked lake, wetlands, paved trails, tennis and basketball courts, a playground, campsites, shelter houses, and shower facilities. Ferdinand State Forest 6583 E. State Rd. 264, Ferdinand; 812.367.1524 This 7,640-acre area includes primitive campsites, picnic shelters, restrooms, playground equipment, hunting, fishing, mountain biking, boat rental, hiking, a beach, and boat ramp. Jasper Parklands 800 W. 15th St., Jasper; 812.482.5959 The Parklands of Jasper is a new, city-owned, 75-acre natural destination featuring 25 wooded acres, a pavilion with a patio overlooking one of the three natural ponds, two miles of walking trails, a bridge spanning beautiful water cascades, a splash pad, exercise pads, and Adventure Play Area. Jasper Riverwalk Off 3rd Ave. near Patoka River, Jasper; historicjasper.com Explore the simplicity of nature with a walk or bike ride on this 2.1-mile paved path in the center of Jasper. Running along the Patoka River in the “Old Jasper” district, the Riverwalk features a beautiful gazebo, three footbridges, shelter houses, seating along the river, and indoor restroom facilities.


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Sultan’s Run Golf Club 1490 N. Meridan Rd., Jasper; 812.482.1009; sultansrun.com Sultan’s Run is a breathtakingly beautiful 18-hole, par 72 championship golf course recognized as the home of “possibly the most dramatic signature hole in the state of Indiana” according to Visit Indiana Golf Guide. Awards include repeat recognition in Golfweek Magazine’s Top 10 Best Courses You Can Play in Indiana and Best Public Golf Course in Indiana by the INGCOA. The course extends over 260 rolling acres of woods, water and wildlife. The well-manicured course displays the natural beauty of this former southern Indiana horse farm, a peaceful waterfall on hole 18, true and fast Bentgrass greens, plus Zoysia fairways and tee boxes. Additional amenities include cart GPS, a banquet center and executive chef. Buffalo Trace Golf Course 1728 Jackson St., Jasper; 812.482.4600 Buffalo Trace is an exciting and challenging 18-hole regulation course. From the longest tees it presents 5,985 yards of golf for a par of 71. The course was designed by Gary Kern, ASGCA, and opened in 1970. The course rating is 69.5 with a slope rating of 111. Buffalo Trace is a municipal golf course with an 'Open To Public' guest policy.

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Golf Driving Range 403 W. 6th St., Huntingburg; 812.683.2211 Public golf driving range Huntingburg Country Club 739 W. 3rd St., Huntingburg; 812.683.3376 9-hole, par 70, semi-private course Disc Golf Courses: Alstadt Acres (Semi-private, 18-Hole) Disc Golf Course Advanced reservation required. Huntingburg; 812.630.7530, 812.630.6278 Dubois County (18-Hole) Disc Golf Course Fairgrounds, Hwy. 162, Bretzville; 812.482.2434


Ferdinand 18th Street Park (9-Hole) Course 422 E. 18th St, Ferdinand; 812.367.1780 Patoka Lake (18-Hole) Disc Golf Course 3084 N. Dillard Rd., Birdseye; 812.685.2447 Niehaus (18-Hole) Disc Golf Course 150 W. 6th St., Huntingburg; 812.683.2211 Ruxer Disc Golf 400 S. Clay St., Jasper; 812.482.5959 Nearby Golf Courses:

Christmas Lake Golf Course 1 Club House Rd., Santa Claus; 812.544.2255; christmaslake.com Country Oaks Golf Course U.S. 50 W., Montgomery; 812.486.3300; countryoaksgolf.com Donald Ross Course 11160 IN-56, French Lick; 888.936.9300; frenchlick.com Pete Dye Golf Course 8670 IN-56, French Lick; 888.936.9300; frenchlick.com

Cabin Fever Hike Ferdinand State Forest - February 17; dcmultisport.com Color Run Ferdinand - April 6; dcmultisport.com Parklands 6 Hour Endurance Relay Jasper - May 18; dcmultisport.com 1.7 mile loop; split up time between 2-person, 4-person, or 6-person team. Strassenfest Bike Ride Jasper - August 3; jasperstrassenfest.org SAG stops & multiple different distance routes for this on-road biking event.

Heartland Half Marathon, 5K, Team Challenge, and Kids Fun Run Jasper - September 21; heartlandhalfmarathon.com Battle Of The Paddle Pickleball Tournament Jasper - September 28-29; dcmultisport.com Howl At The Moon Hikes Ferdinand State Forest - October TBD; dcmultisport.com For other fitness events visit DCMultisport.com


The Art Loop & Surrounding Murals Jasper features over a dozen large public art masterpieces all within blocks of the downtown square. Explore these with The Art Loop; then view the other art murals and sculptures in surrounding communities. Astra Theater The Next Act 517 Main St, Jasper; 812.566.1935; astratheater.com The historic Astra Theatre first opened in 1936 and operated as a family-owned movie theater for the next 66 years before closing. After a $1.7 million renovation through grants and fundraisers, the Astra reopened and now shows concerts, special movies, and other performances to the public. Thyen-Clark Cultural Center 100 3rd Ave., Jasper; 812.482.3070 New in 2021! The Cultural Center features three art galleries, private studios, workshop space, event center, black box theater, Jasper Public Library, and the home office for Jasper Community Arts.


One of the finest entertainment, cultural, and educational venues in southern Indiana, this facility draws worldwide talent and experiences to an intimate setting. The 675-seat theater offers some of the highest quality professional performing arts events and programs currently on tour at affordable prices.


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Jasper Arts Center 951 College Ave., Jasper; 812.482.3070; jasperarts.org

jasperarts.org Traditional Arts Today traditionalartstoday.org My Little Soap Shop & Paint Your Own Pottery mylittlesoapshop.com

Dubois County Museum 2704 Newton St., Jasper; 812.634.7733; duboiscountymuseum.org The largest county museum in the state of Indiana, this 50,000 sq ft. museum showcases the rich German heritage and history of the area. Walk through “Main Street Dubois County,” featuring 17 rooms reminiscent of the 1890s. Enjoy a hands-on children’s area, the log cabin, the historic progression of farm machinery, and numerous exhibits including those on sports and military, the furniture industry, early settler life, and the Wildlife Adventure Room, showcasing wild game from all over the world. Visit duboiscountymuseum.org for a list of the exhibits and events. Dr. Ted’s Musical Marvels 11896 S. US 231, Dale (1/2 mile N. off I-64, exit 57b); 812.937.4250; drteds.com This one-of-a-kind museum offers a colossal collection of restored mechanical musical instruments from around the world. From music boxes and nickelodeons to the cheerful sounds of orchestrions, street organs, and player pianos, Dr. Ted’s embodies unique pieces from the 1800s to the mid-1900s. Available to groups of 15 or more. Huntingburg Museum 508 E. 4th St., Huntingburg; 812.683.2211; huntingburg-in.gov This museum illustrates the life and times of people of Huntingburg through pictures, artifacts, and documentation including war memorabilia, a 1901 “Huntingburg Tour Car,” “A League of Their Own” items, and Colonel Geiger’s bed, founder of Huntingburg. Indiana Baseball Hall of Fame 850 College Ave., Jasper; 812.482.2262; indbaseballhalloffame.org Dedicated to the sport of baseball and its Indiana heroes, this museum showcases interactive displays and memorabilia from high school, collegiate, and professional athletes throughout the Hoosier State. Other exhibits include a unique sampling of jerseys, gloves, bats, and plaques significant to the history of Indiana baseball. Located on the Vincennes University Jasper Campus. 15 Open Thurs.-Sun. 11am-3pm.

April 27 Garden Gate Jazz, Wine, & Craft Beer Festival Market Street Park gardengatefestival.com Enjoy live jazz, wine & beer samples, and specialty food trucks

August 1-4 Jasper Strassenfest Downtown Jasper 812.482.6866 jasperstrassenfest.org German-inspired street festival, entertainment, food, lederhosen, hot air balloons, contests, rides, and games.

August 24 Red, White, & Brauen Music Festival Huntingburg League Stadium 618.771.7408 rwbmusicfest.com Chart-topping country music singers headline: Trace Adkins, War Hippies, Kentucky Headhunters, and Tyler Reese Tritt.

September 21 Ferdinand Folk Festival 18th Street Park 812.827.8404 ferdinandfolkfestival.com Earth and family-friendly festival promoting music with national and regional acts, food, and art stands.

October 12 Haunted Huntingburg Blues Festival Market Street Park Join us if you dare! Blues music, craft beer, spirits, food trucks, kids’ zone, and VIP lounge.

May 24, June 28, July 26, August 23 Huntingburg 4th Fridays Market Street Park Free outdoor summer concert series with food trucks, cash bar, and kids’ activities.

January 20 Huntingburg Antique Show Huntingburg Event Center

February 18 Huntingburg Bridal Expo Huntingburg Event Center

June 6 Jasper Downtown Chowdown

July 27 Ferdinand Firemen’s Ball Ferdinand Community Center

September 21 Ferdinand Folk Festival 18th Street Park

February 10-11 Holland Kiwanis Gun And Knife Show Huntingburg Event Center

March 15-17 St. Patrick’s Celebration Ireland

September 5 Jasper Downtown Chowdown September 7 Dubois Septemberfest Dubois Community Park September 6 Farmers Table Huntingburg Market Street Park September 6-8 Pumpkin Stroll Huntingburg 4th Street September 13-15 Holland Fest September 14 “Halfway To St. Patty’s Day” Irish Road Bowling Tournament Ireland September 14 Pirates On The Patoka Pub Crawl Jasper Riverwalk September 14 Archaeology Day Dubois County Museum September 14-15 Schnellville Community Car Show & Picnic Schnellville September 20-22 Pirates On The Patoka Jasper Riverwalk

16 March-April Jasper In Bloom April 6-8 Total Solar Eclipse Celebrations Events Throughout Dubois County April 27 Garden Gate Jazz, Wine, & Craft Beer Festival Market Street Park

May 2 Jasper Downtown Chowdown May 18 JCAC Chalk Walk Art Festival Downtown Jasper May 19 Old Jasper Day And Strawberry Festival Jasper Riverwalk

June 7 WBDC Country Showdown Jasper Arts Center June 14-15 St. Henry Heinrichsdorf Fest

August 1-4 Jasper Strassenfest Downtown Jasper August 2-3 Zoar Mosquito Festival United Methodist Church

June 21-22 Ferdinand August 11 Heimatfest Car Show in the Park Ferdinand 18th Street Park Dubois County Museum June 29 August 17 Celestine Streetfest St. Anthony St. Celestine Church Firemen’s Fest St. Anthony Community July 6 Thunder Over Patoka Center Patoka Lake August 23-24 July 4 Birdseye Park YMI Picnic & Firemen’s Picnic Huntingburg Birdseye Park July 13 Haysville Summer Fest Haysville Park

August 24 Red, White, & Brauen Music Festival Huntingburg League Stadium

July 15-20 Dubois County August 31-September 1 4-H Fair Latino Cultural Festival 4-H Fairgrounds, Hwy. 162 Huntingburg City Park

September 26-29 Huntingburg Herbstfest October 3 Jasper Downtown Chowdown October 4 Mingle On Main Downtown Jasper October 12 Haunted Huntingburg Blues Festival Market Street Park October 13 Fall Harvest Days Dubois County Museum October 17 Spooky Streets Dubois County Museum October 19-20 Harvest Home Arts & Crafts Festival 4-H Fairgrounds, Hwy. 162 October 26-27 Evansville Military Collectors Club-Gun Show Huntingburg Event Center

November 3-10 Huntingburg Christmas Stroll

Huntingburg 4th St. 800.968.4578 huntingburgmerchants.com Experience the joys of a Victorian Christmas with igloo experiences, tree lighting, sips and bites, home tours, live entertainment, carriage rides, workshops, and visits with Santa.

November 15 Ferdinand Christkindlmarkt Eve

November 7-10

Jasper O’Tannebaum Season’s Open House

November 21-End of Year

Festival of Trees & Santa Claus Exhibit

Monastery Immaculate Conception 800.968.4578 FerdinandChristkindlmarkt.com

Jasper Downtown Shopping Square December 6-8

Late November – December (Special Dates)

November 16 - 17

Jasper O’Tannenbaum Days

Santa Comes to Town

Ferdinand Christkindlmarkt

812.482.6866 JasperIn.org Enjoy artisan demonstrations, unique shops, church bazaars, cookie walks, carolers, visits with Santa, carriage rides, special performances, and tours of historic sites including St. Joseph Church.

6 markt locations throughout Ferdinand 800.968.4578 FerdinandChristkindlmarkt.com Shop over 200 lavishly decorated booths filled with handcrafted items, specialties, and antiques. Enjoy delicious foods, live entertainment, lighted grotto display, wine tasting, visits with Sankt Nikolaus, and free tours of the Monastery.

Dubois County Museum

Downtown Jasper December 7 Ice Rink

Huntingburg Market Street Park December 7 Breakfast with Santa

Dubois County Museum December 7 Still Nacht

Holland Commons December 7 A Christmas Journey: Candelit Christmas Parade

Huntingburg 4th St. December 19 Celebrate The Season And The Year

Dubois County Museum


American Mercantile

533 Main St. 812.661.7672 Beer, Gear & More

950 S. St. Charles St. 812.482.5352

301 Main St. 812.639.7615 Game Knight

2867 N. Newton St. 812.661.1844 Garner Place

321 US 231 S. 812.631.7928 Impulse

Disinger Jewelers

613 Main St. 812.481.2880

3770 N. Newton St. 812.482.4833

Jasper Flowers & Gifts


1522 Newton St. 812.634.2700

671 3rd Ave. 812.482.4949

Just a Trace

605 Main St. 812.309.9799 EJ & Dots Children’s Boutique

515 Main St. 812.634.7070

215 W. 9th St. 812.482.2025 Just Whimsy

509 Main St. 812.482.3200 L. H. Sturm Hardware

516 Main St. 812.482.6506

Olinger Diamond Center

237 US 231 S. 812.482.4214 Riah Jane & Co

609 Main St 812.559.0120 REM Bicycle & Fitness

804 Main St. 812.634.1454 Sieberts

532 Main St. 812.482.5514 Sports Garden

115 US 231 S. 812.482.2421 The Bra Market

112 E 7th St. 812-630-1187 Tell City Pretzel

402 Jackson St. 812.559.0676 This Olde House

505 Main St. 812.482.2422

3994 W. 180 N. 812.482.7020

815 Newton St. 812.482.4232

All-Star Sports

Horseman’s Paradise

1905 Main St. 812.367.1618

1865 Main St. 812.367.1149

Traditional Arts Today

Butcher, Brew & BBQ Supply

House Of Flowers

314 W. 9th St. 812.998.2487

1325 Main St. 812.367.2131

840 E. 10th St. 812.367.2500

430 Main St. 812.367.1874

Around The Corner


407 N. Main St. 812.683.2375

330 E. 4th St. 812.683.2000

My Little Soap Shop & Paint Your Own Pottery

Bean To Sprout

Gypsy Girls

314 E. 4th St. 812.631.9405

312 E. 4th St. 812.631.3392

415 E 4th St. 812.827.8522

Beth Carter Exquisite Bridal And Formal Wear

Hasenour’s All-Natural Pork & Beef

324 E. 4th St. 812.683.3777

8564 S. 200 W. 812.683.4780

Ella & Ivy Home

Hometown Music

411 E. 4th St. 803.360.5831

308 E. 4th St. 812.683.5237

Firefly Boutique

Huntingburg Greenhouse & Gifts

401 E. 4th St. 812.351.1402

1107 E. 6th St. 812.683.4411

Gehlhausen’s Flowers & Gifts

Marshall’s Mancave

414 E. 4th St. 812.683.2812

305 E 4th St. 812.677.7018


The Rugged Foot

425 E. 4th St. 812.683.4853 Touch Of Class Decor Catalog Outlet

436 E. 4th St. 812.683.3934 Touch Of Class Furniture Outlet

301 E. 4th St. 812.683.4552


Tin Lizzie’s Home Decor & Gifts LLC


Monastery Gift Shop


Finishing Touches

Merkley & Sons Quality Meats

131 E. 10th St. 812.998.2277

Buschkoetter’s Nursery Hoosier Blooms * 122 E 8th St, Jasper & Garden Center


Downtown Fitness & Running

525 Main St. 812.848.2050


110 E. 5th St. 812.482.1617

Occasions Of Jasper


Chocolate Bliss & Kitchen Essentials

Forest Fresh All-Natural Products

1638 N. 350 W. SR 56, Jasper, 812.482.5577 Family Roots Nursery Inc. *

4871 W. CR 1200 S., Dale 812.683.2329 Green Thumb Nursery & Garden Center

702 3rd Ave., Jasper 812.482.3338

hoosierblooms.com Jenkins Family Greenhouse

5413 W. 1200 S., Dale 812.536.3777 Pretty Bird Farms * 7520 W 900 S, Holland 812.536.3866; prettybirdfarms llc.wixsite.com

*Make & Take Activities Available


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4172 W. 180 N., Jasper; 812.630.3469

Clock Shop, Repair & Sales, 511 W. Haysville Rd. Antiques

Haysville (Caution light in Haysville) 812.695.2096

The Produce Patch, LLC

13085 Newton St., Jasper 812.787.1551

216 W. 6th St., Jasper 812.482.5439 Traderbaker Vendor Mall

787 3rd Ave., Jasper 812.634.0001


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Spuds Country Market

231 Auctions House & Relics

Ferdinand Antiques & Emporium

Hilgeman’s Antiques

1440 Main St. Ferdinand 812.367.1331

855 Main St. Ferdinand 812.367.1870




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(Seasonal) Saturdays May 28 - Oct.8 Jasper Train Depot


(Seasonal) Saturdays June 4 - Oct. 1 Market Street Park

The Downtown Emporium

407 E. 4th St. Huntingburg 812.683.0123

Red House

1100 N. Main St. Huntingburg 812.309.2139


A & B BBQ Hut

314 Newton St. 812.556.0519 American Legion Post 147


El Maguey


101 Place Rd. 812.482.7550 Brick Oven Pizza

1281 3rd Ave. 812.481.2766

Emerald Greens Café

1280 Vine St. 812.827.1691 GG’s Pizza

375 US 231 S. 812.634.1103 Tre Vione’s

124 3rd Ave. 888.454.1006 Jasper Pub ‘N’ Grub

3669 Newton St. 812.634.2007

514 Jackson St. 812.559.0643

Brick Oven Pizza


420 E. 6th St. 812.683.2674

312 N. Main St. 812.684.9449

Butcher & Barrel

The Gaslight

422 E. 4th St. 812.630.0281

328 E. 4th St. 812.683.3669

Fraternal Order of Eagles

Los Dos Charros

435 Main St. 812.367.1241

Bungalow Bar

1263 W. 1100 S. St. Henry 812.367.0644 Butchie’s

5353 E. Main St., Dubois 812.678.2591 The Chicken Place

4970 W. SR 56, Ireland 812.482.7600 The Dairy Barn

(seasonal) 8 S. SR 145, Birdseye 812.389.2220

Knights Of Columbus


201 E. 30th St. 812.482.4292 Legacy Steakhouse

1163 Wernsing Rd. 812.556.0427 Retro Mexico

25 Indiana St. 812.559.0270

2031 Newton Street 812.559.0909

Los Bravos

Schnitzelbank Restaurant

198 S. Newton St. 812.482.7564 Mi Jalisco

239 Baden Strasse 812.482.5263 1338 N Newton St. 812.481.0000

China’s Best

American Legion Post 124

408 Main St. 833.646.5227


Hong Kong

Oink Inc. Smokehouse

23 S. Clay St. 812.482.9694

Miranda’s Restaurant

1910 Hospitality Dr. 812.482.9464

708 E. 6th St. 812.683.3335

JR’s Bar & Restaurant

3561 Newton St. 812.482.9006 201 Main St. 812.482.3411

520 S US 231 812.556.0135


3570 Newton St. 812.481.1799

Buffalo Wings & Rings

Chavas Mexican Grill


Denny’s Restaurant

3850 Newton St. 812.482.6006

Azul Tequila


198 3rd Ave. 812.556.0237

1220 Newton St. 812.482.3862 4223 Mannheim Rd. 812.481.2838


Cranberries Family Restaurant

New Super Buffet Chinese

393 3rd Ave. 812.482.2640 Snap’s

1115 Main St. 812.848.7627 Sultan’s Run 19th Hole

1490 N. Meridian Rd. 812.482.1009 Taqueria El Llano

3920 N. Newton St. 812.634.2288

111 W. 28th St. 812.556.0030

Ohana Sushi & Grill

Wing’s Etc.

3117 Newton St. 812.482.1788

3683 N. Newton St. 812.556.0399

Owsley’s Lounge

Yamato Japanese Steakhouse

225 River Centre Landing, Suite O 812.559.0364 Mama T’s Italian Steakhouse

320 E. 4th St. 812.684.0126 My Jalapeno

3015 Newton St. 812.556.050 Taqueria Vallarta Mexican Grill

1205 N Main St 812.684.8002

1107 N. Main St. 812.683.4048

406 E. 22nd St. 812.683.5724 The China Garden

75 Industrial Park Rd. 812.367.8200 Fleig’s Café

Homestead Pizza

1510 Main St. 812.367.1808

905 Main St. 812.367.1310

One Moore Bar & Grill

502 W. SR 64, Birdseye 812.389.2290

4492 N. 4th St., Dubois 812.678.2491

The Idle Zone

The Rock Bar & Grill

Kelley’s Restaurant & Bar

4997 W. SR 56, Ireland 812.482.7557 Rosie’s Tavern

6762 E. SR 164, Celestine 812.634.1323

4469 S. Ohio St., St. Anthony 812.326.2201


Slammers Bar & Grill

4951 SR 56, Ireland 812.481.9966

935 Main St. 812.367.1250 Tres Agaves

1935 Main St. 812.998.2033

Deb’s Truck Stop

(seasonal) 10306 E. Lick Fork Marina Rd., Celestine 812.678.3313


5416 E. Main St., Dubois 812.678.2772

Windmill Chill

(seasonal) 903 N. Meridian St., Holland 812.536.2176 Woopenheimers

451 W. Haysville Rd., Haysville 812.695.3211

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St. Benedict’s Brew Works (2 Locations) 860 E. 10th St., Ferdinand (Monastery); 812.998.2337 225 River Centre Landing, Jasper; 812.559.0900 saintbenedictsbrewworks.com Brewery + Pizza and more! Yard Goat Artisan Ales 471 E. 4th St, Huntingburg 812.684.9696; yardgoatales.com Brewery + Pizza and more!

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Arby’s (3 locations) Blimpie’s Subs and Salads Burger King Culver’s Dairy Queen Grill & Chill Dairy Queen Orange Julius Dominos Pizza Fazoli’s Hardee’s Jimmy John’s Little Caesars Long John Silver’s McAlister’s Deli McDonald’s (4 locations) Papa John’s Rally’s Sonic Subway (5 locations) Taco Bell (2 locations) Wendy’s (3 locations) Zaxby’s


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Dubois County Visitors Center

248 E. 3rd St., Suite C Jasper, IN 47546 800.968.4578 / 812.482.9115 visitduboiscounty.com info@visitduboiscounty.com Hours: M-F 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Jasper Chamber Of Commerce

302 W. 6th St. Jasper, IN 47546 812.482.6866 jasperin.org chamber@jasperin.org Dubois County Chamber Of Commerce

327 E. 4th St. Huntingburg, IN 47542 812.827.4095 info@duboiscountychamber.com duboiscountychamber.com

Huntingburg Airport

2495 W. 900 S. Huntingburg, IN 47542 812.683.5454 huntingburgairport.com Evansville Regional Airport

7801 Bussing Dr. Evansville, IN 47725 812.421.4401 flyevv.com Louisville International Airport

600 Terminal Dr. Louisville, KY 40209 502.367.4636 flylouisville.com ALASI, Asociación Latinoamericana del Sur de Indiana

511 E 4th St. Huntingburg, IN 47542 alasiindiana@gmail.com alasiindiana.com

facebook.com/duboiscounty twitter.com/duboiscounty instagram.com/duboiscounty * Please Note: Although every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of all information contained in this guide, the Dubois County Visitors Center does not guarantee the correctness of the information furnished and is not responsible for this or any omissions. All information is subject to change. Verification of information, attraction operating hours, and event times is recommended prior to visiting.

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