Rising Sun News: October 2017

Halloween Parade, Trick-Or-Treat and Safety

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on October 30, 2017
Halloween Parade, Trick-Or-Treat and Safety

Halloween will be celebrated in Rising Sun on Wednesday, October 31 beginning with the Costume Parade at 5 pm.  The fun and festive event will commence at the intersection of Main and Walnut.  Then the collection of colorful and creative cost…

City Receives RSRF Grant For Riverfront Staging

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on October 26, 2017
City Receives RSRF Grant For Riverfront Staging

Thanks to a $15,670 grant from the Rising Sun Regional Foundation, the City Of Rising Sun received funding toward the purchase and installation of permanent, weatherproof staging for our riverfront.  The staging, 12’ x 24’, will be placed along th…

Leaf Collection Begins Week of October 15

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on October 16, 2017
Leaf Collection Begins Week of October 15

The week of October 15, after the Navy Bean Fall Festival, leaf collection will begin.  For those within the Rising Sun city limits, please use the following guidelines for leaf collection: -  Leaves must be raked and piled in rows along the …

United Sidecar Association National Rally Coming to Rising Sun

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on October 16, 2017
United Sidecar Association National Rally Coming to Rising Sun

The United Sidecar Association is bringing its 40th Annual National Rally to Rising Sun June 14-16, 2018.  All motorcyclists and friends are welcome.  Those who register for the event will enjoy door prizes, awards, goodie bags, self-guided t…

City Honored With Community Placemaking Award

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on October 12, 2017
City Honored With Community Placemaking Award

EVANSVILLE – Accelerate Indiana Municipalities (Aim) announced the city of Rising Sun has been named a 2017 Placemaking Award winner. The City will receive its award during the Aim Annual Awards Luncheon presented by Umbaugh, Wednesday, Oct. 11, at the…

Navy Bean Festival Schedule, Fri., Oct. 12 & Sat., Oct. 13

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on October 4, 2017
Navy Bean Festival Schedule, Fri., Oct. 12 & Sat., Oct. 13

Here is the schedule of events for the 2018 Navy Bean Festival to be held in downtown Rising Sun on Friday, October 12 and Saturday, October 13.         FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12 Bean Tent   *Bean Soup and Cornbread- 5 to 9 pm Midway …

Next Dumpster Day is October 7

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on October 3, 2017
Next Dumpster Day is October 7

For city residents only, the City of Rising Sun will make dumpsters available at the City Brush Dump on the following remaining Saturdays in 2017 from 7 to 11 am: October 7 and November 4. The following items are not permitted at the dump: liquids, haz…

October SNAC Calendar

Posted by Bryce Kendrick on October 3, 2017
October SNAC Calendar

The following is the October 2017 RIsing Sun Senior Nutrition Activity Center Menu and Activity Calendar. October 2017 Rising Sun Senior Nutrition Activity Center …