BBQ, quilts and Catfish weekend


The annual Rising Sun Life Quad Chicken Barbecue and the Ohio Valley River Cats Catfish Tournament wil be held this weekend.

The annula BBQ dinner will be on Saturday, Sept. 10th starting at 11 a.m.

The two day Catfish Tournament will be Saturday and Sunday with weigh in at the First Street boat dock.

The Ohio County Historical Museum will feature their historic quilt collection in conjunction with the Southeast Indiana Quilt Expo. The antique exhibit will take place September 8, 9 and 10 at the museum on 212 S. Walnut Street in Rising Sun. The Quilt Expo will take place at Rising Star Casino Resort on the same days.

Owned by Gene and Jill Elliott, the museum will also highlight the 1840s Shepherd-Bovard Wedding quilt and a sewing machine collection loaned by Sue Lemons.

Special museum hours will be Thursday, September 8 from 6-9 pm then Friday, September 9 and Saturday, September 10 from 9 am-5 pm.