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Festivals and Attractions

Official State Pickin' & Fiddlin' Championship - 4th weekend in June at Prides Creek Park in Petersburg. Pike County Chamber of Commerce, PO Box 291, Petersburg, IN 47567. (812) 354-8155 or (812) 789-2518

Independence Day Celebration - July 2-4 in Otwell. Rides, concessions, tractor pull, demo derby. (812) 354-8155

Levi Garret - Black Powder Shoot in the first week of July.

Pike County 4-H Fair - Third weekend in July at the fairgrounds, Hornady Park in Petersburg. Rides concessions, 4-H projects. Chamber of Commerce (812) 354-8155

Annual Mosquito Fest - First Weekend in August at Zoar United Methodist Picnic Grounds in Zoar. Dinners, flea market, games, country store. (812) 536-2920 or (812) 354-8155

Catfish Festival - Second weekend in September at the American Legion Field (Little League Park) in Petersburg. Rides, food, games, Little Miss Catfish contest. (812) 354-8155

Old Time Auto Show - Second weekend in September at Hornady Park in Petersburg. (812) 354-8427 or (812) 354-8155

Pike County Arts Festival - First weekend in October in Petersburg. Pike County arts display (student-adult), live music, food, hands on art for children. (812) 354-6860 or (812) 354-8155

Christmas Bazaar - Second Weekend in November. Homemade crafts, baked goods, christmas items. Extension Office at the Courthouse in Petersburg. (812) 354-8155

Christmas In The Park - Thanksgiving - New Year at Hornady Park in Petersburg. Park decorated with over 100 lighted displays. Pike County Civitan, (812) 354-8155

Holly Walk - Second Saturday in December in Petersburg. Carriage rides, carolers, Santa house, food. Pike County Chamber of Commerce, (812) 354-8155

Pike County Museum - 4th & Main Street, Petersburg

Gil Hodges Memorial - Located at Gil Hodges Bridge, SR 57 at White River.

Pike County Courthouse - Stained Glass Rotunda & Bust of Gil Hodges, Petersburg

Buffalo Trace Marker - SR 61 North at White River

Wabash & Erie Canal Markers - SR 57 South at Patoka River & South Main, Petersburg

White & Patoka River - Camping, Canoeing & Fishing, Public Access

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