Details of Commiskey fall festival set


The annual Commiskey Fall Festival set for Sept. 18, 19 and 20 will feature a variety of events, including a pedal tractor pull, a frog jumping contest and a parade.

The festival will begin at noon Sept. 18 with vendors opening for business. The pedal tractor pull and sack races will begin at 6 p.m. that day, followed by a bean bag tournament at 7 p.m. and Redneck Olympics as 7:30 p.m.

On Sept. 19, the parade will begin at 10 a.m. Other events scheduled include the frog jumping contest at noon; flag football at 1 p.m.; a crosscut saw contest at 3 p.m; a greased-pig contest at 4 p.m.; and a Donkey Calcutta at 6 p.m. The Keith Swinney Band is scheduled to play at 8:30 p.m.

There will be a dog contest at noon Sept. 20, followed by a baby contest at 1 p.m., a cake walk at 2 p.m. and a jerk the rope contest at 3 p.m.

For booth information, call Beth Hughes at 812-521-5091 or Brenda Wright at 812-873-7318.

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