News and Tribune

February 17, 2013

Downtown Jeffersonville’s 2013 calendar of events released

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JEFFERSONVILLE — The 2013 calendar of events for the historic downtown Jeffersonville district has been announced.

There are a wide range of events and festivals planned, from concerts, parades and a chocolate stroll to walking tours, ice skating and a wine walk.

“There are so many great events that take place in downtown Jeffersonville and we invite the public to enjoy them,” said Jay Ellis, executive director of Jeffersonville Main Street Inc., the community’s nonprofit downtown revitalization organization, in a news release. “Offering all of these events throughout the year helps make our community a more appealing place to live, shop, work and visit.”

These events are hosted by a variety of organizations, and are the result of planning and partnerships by the city, nonprofits and local businesses. The list of events is presented below and also available online for additions and updates at JeffMainStreet.org or at www.facebook.com/DowntownJeffersonville



SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

• Chili & Brew Bonanza: March 7

• The Leprechaun Run: March 12

• Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt: March 30

• Thunder Concert in Jeffersonville: April 20

• Downtown Commercial & Residential Property Tour: April 26

• Chocolate Lovers Stroll: April 26

• Concert Series in Warder Park: Fridays, mid-May–mid-September

• Jeffersonville Farmers Market: Saturdays and Tuesdays, mid-May–October

• Taste of Jeffersonville: May 16

• Howard Steamboat Museum Chautauqua: May 18–19

• RiverStage Opening Concert: May 25

• RiverStage Summer Concert Series: Fridays, May 31–Aug. 31

• RiverStage Twilight Cinema Series: Saturdays, June 1–Aug. 24

• JEFF Fest & Business Birthday Bash: June 8

• Smokin' on the River: June 14-15

• Historic Walking Tours: Fridays, May 31, June 28, July 26, Aug. 23, Sept. 27

• Independence Celebration at RiverStage: July 3–4

• Jeffersonville Celebrating Freedom Parade on Spring Street: July 4

• Wine, Walk, & Shop: July 12

• Buckhead Border Challenge Triathlon & Duathlon: July 21

• Jeffersonville Goes Country: July 26-27

• RiverBreeze: Sept. 13

• Park(ing) Day: Sept. 20

• Jeffersonville Italian Festival: Sept. 27–29

• Sugar Maples Fall Festival: Sept. 28

• Hops, Shops, & Chardonnay: Oct. 4

• Kids Halloween Fest/Cinema: Oct. 26

• Halloween Downtown: Oct. 28

• D*A*S*H 5K & Veterans Tribute: Nov. 9

• Merchants Holiday Open House: Nov. 14

• Jeffersonville Ice Rink Opening Day: Nov. 29

• Shop, Dine, & Skate: Nov. 29-Jan. 26

• Small Business Saturday: Nov. 30

• Light Up the Holidays Parade and Light Up Jeffersonville: NOv. 30

Holiday Cookie Stroll: Dec. 7

— News and Tribune