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Calendar Highlights Switzerland County’s History, Benefits Bicentennial

When the clock struck midnight on New Year’s Eve, Switzerland County began the countdown to the October 4-13, 2013 Bicentennial honoring its county seat. Read more >

2013 Marks the Countdown to Vevay’s Bicentennial

Next year, when 2013 rings in, we’ll be just 10 months away from Switzerland County’s bicentennial celebration, which will run from October 4 – 13, 2013. The town of Vevay and Switzerland County were founded in 1813 by John James Read more >

Christmas is bigger and brighter in Vevay

Christmas in Vevay, IN is bigger and brighter that you’d expect. From holiday parades to light displays and even visits from Santa, the small river town is the place to be at the holidays. Read more >

Christmas Lights Display, Activities in Vevay, IN

If you live in the southeastern part of Indiana, and you’re jonesing for some Christmas lights, swing through Paul Ogle Riverfront Park, in Vevay, Indiana (Switzerland County), right along the Ohio River. You’ll see thousands of lights that make up Read more >

Vevay, Indiana Celebrates Fall with Sleepy Hollow Event

The only Disney movie to scare me so badly I’ve never seen it again was the Headless Horseman. I watched it once when I was 6, learned the story of Ichabod Crane and the Headless Horseman, and swore I’d never Read more >

Vevay Indiana’s “On the River” Car Show Seeks Entries

Car collectors and fans are invited to enter their custom and vintage cars into the On The River Car Show in Vevay, Indiana on September 15, 2012 at the Paul Ogle Riverfront Park, right there along the Ohio River. It’s Read more >

Vevay’s Swiss Wine Festival Celebrates 41st Year

When you’re the location of the first commercial winery ever, you want to celebrate that fact. Vevay, Indianain Switzerland County is celebrating that fact for the 41st year in a row with their Swiss Wine Festival, August 23 – 26, 2012, Read more >

Vevay, IN, to Host Cabela’s King Kat Classic Tournament

If you’re a fisherman (Fisherperson? Fishermyn? Angler?), you’ll want to check out the upcoming Cabela’s King Kat Classic Tournament Trail Super Event in beautiful Vevay, Indiana (Switzerland County) along the Ohio River on August 10 and 11. Fishermen will have Read more >

Up Up and Away! Switzerland County’s First Hot Air Balloon Rally

Are you looking for something to take your weekend to new heights? Vevay will do the trick. This South-Central town is hosting Switzerland County’s first Hot Air Balloon Rally at Paul Ogle Riverfront Park. The rally kicks off on Friday Read more >

Southeastern Indiana’s “GUNS & HOSES” Charity Boxing Event, May 5 at Belterra Casino

If you’ve ever wanted to see a firefighter whale on a police officer, or hoped to see a cop belt a hose jockey, then you don’t want to miss the 2nd annual “GUNS & HOSES” charity boxing event on Saturday, Read more >