Dearborn County Convention
Visitor and Tourism Bureau
(Dillsboro, Ind.) - Southeast Indiana jumps into the fair and festival season with the traditional first event this week.
The Dillsboro Homecoming Festival runs May 18 through 21 in the downtown area of the town off U.S. 50 in western Dearborn County.
Sponsored by the Dillsboro Civic Club, the homecoming has become widely known for the frog jumping contest held Friday evening. Young ones can even dress up the frogs they catch to win the “Best-Dressed Frog” award.
Saturday’s events include a 5K Run/Walk, classic car show, and live entertainment. The parade through town begs at 11:00 a.m.
The festival activities run 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, from 6:00 to 11:00 p.m. Friday, and 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Saturday.