May 2009 Calendar of Events!


May 1 – Murder Mystery Dinner – First Christian Church Fellowship Hall – 6:30pm – Sponsered by the Historic Preservation Committee of Bedford Revitalization – For more info call 675-0166

May 8 –The Bone Appetit Annual Dinner Auction Sponsored by White River Humane Society – Lawrence County Expo Hall – For more information call 812-279-1995

May 12-13 – The Story Ride – Midwest Trail Ride Horseman’s Campground – Norman – For more information call 812-834-6686

May 14 – Habitat For Humanity Bike – For more info – 812-279-0479

May 15-17 – IBO Bowhunters Triple Crown – Lawrence County Fairgrounds

May 17 -19 – Spring Mill Inn’s Road Adventure – Click here for more Info!

May 22-25 – Memorial Weekend Ride – Midwest Trail Ride Horseman’s Campground – Norman – For more information call 812-834-6686

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Watch a video of Limestonecountry!

Would you like to see a video of Limestone Country?

Click here to see WEIU’s Heartland Highways Show 707, Limestone Country in Bedford, Indiana.
Click on Heartland Highways Series 7, then on the 3rd frame under the
viewer to see this episode

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Road Adventure!

Spring Mill Inn’s On the Road Adventure

Sun, May 17-Tues, May 19, 2009


Join in on the fun of a 2-day/2-night adventure!

During the day, you and your team will be official Southern Indiana Adventurers.

 At night, you’ll be pampered as Spring Mill State Park VIPs.


Wind through Southern Indiana on a 2-day scenic driving tour full of notable sites,

 hidden treasures, history and photos ops. Complete challenges along the way to

 receive additional points!




Your overnight stays, breakfasts and dinners are hosted by Spring Mill Inn,

located in the heart of Spring Mill State Park in Mitchell, IN.


Nightly entertainment and a special awards banquet and ceremony are

scheduled, too.
$199.00 per person based upon double occupancy. Each additional person

in your room $59.


Call 1-877-LODGES-1 to register and reserve your guest room.

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-Antique Tractor & Farm Implements Show-


Antique farm tractors, working farm implements, and gas engines dating back to the 1940’s will be on display at Spring Mill State Park. Step back in time and imagine what it was like in the days when the family tractor was the most important piece of machinery on the farm! Presented in cooperation with the Tri-County Antique Farm Machinery Association.


Sat Apr 25 (9am-5pm) and Sun Apr 26 (9am-3pm)

 Sycamore Shelter at Spring Mill State Park in Mitchell

For more information click here!

Lawrence County History Festival!

Join costumed actors in celebrating Indiana’s history from the Revolutionary War through WWII. Visitors can sit in the camps of Civil War Soldiers, listen to the stories of the Native Americans, visit a buffalo hunter’s encampment, see a battle reenactment, enjoy a Wild West stage show and interact with a variety of historical characters. The History Festival is a fun and learning experience for children and adults! civilwarcamp


Sat April 18 (10am-4pm) and Sun April 19 (noon-4pm)

Murray Park in Bedford

 Also, don’t miss two special History Fest events! Cowboy Bob’s Chuckwagon Theater Show will be held at 11am on Sat April 18 at Stalker School. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children.

 The Presidential Civil War Ball will be held on Sat evening, April 18. President and Mrs. Lincoln arrive at 7:30pm. Admission is free!

 For tickets and information call 812-279-3561 or

 Or, pick up your tickets at the Lawrence County Visitors Center – 533 W Main St in Mitchell.

For more information click here!