Community Calendar

Welcome to the Independent Herald Community Calendar. Want to add an event that is being hosted by a non-profit organization or that is free for the community? Use the form at the bottom of this page!


Vacation Bible School

Where? Elgin Church of Christ
When? Saturday, July 24, 2021 • 2 p.m. – 7 p.m.
How much? Free

Elgin Church of Christ will host a one-day VBS on Saturday, July 24, from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. The theme is Our Main Event, and the VBS will take participants through what we need to ready ourselves to face the world as Christians. There are classes for all ages, and all are welcome to attend.


Rummage Sale

Where? Elgin Church of Christ
When? Saturday, July 31, 2021 • 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
How much? N/A

Elgin Church of Christ will be having a rummage sale on Saturday, July 31, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Members will be selling various items, and there will be a booth with free information on the church and Christ. This is not a fundraiser; just an outreach event.


Music on Main

Where? Oneida Main Street
When? Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021 • 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
How much? Free

Music on Main is hosting its 3rd annual great chili cook off. Live music, food trucks and vendors in the street. $10 all you can eat chili. Cash prizes and trophies to the best chili. Free to the public. Sponsors for the event are Gather coffee house and The Black Cat antiques.


Haunting in the Hills

Where? Bandy Creek, Big South Fork NRRA
When? Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021 • All Day
How much? Free

The Haunting in the Hills storytelling festival returns to the Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area on Saturday, Sept. 18. Join the thousands who will travel to Bandy Creek to enjoy the Big South Fork for a fun-filled day of stories, music, crafts and more. Craft classes and concerts are free and open to the public.


Heritage Festival

Where? Museum of Scott County, Huntsville
When? Saturday, Sept. 25, 2021 • 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
How much? Free

The Museum of Scott County will host its annual Heritage Festival on Saturday, Sept. 25. The festival, located on the campus of Scott High School, features free admission and free parking. There will be numerous crafts demonstrations, bluegrass music, vendors selling food and crafts, and much more.


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