In celebration of Parks and Recreation month, this event will feature family-friendly entertainment and a 21+ biergarten. There will be bounce houses/inflatables, live entertainment, Cruise-In, 5K Fun Run/Walk and more. 

Festival County Indiana awarded JoCo an events grant, going towards live music & activities. #festcountryin

Thank you to our T-Shirt Sponsors:

Columbus Model Railroad Club
Meineke Car Care Center Franklin, IN

RecFest 5k Fun Run/Walk Registration now OPEN
  • 2 p.m. - 5K Fun Run/Walk
  • 2 p.m. - Food/Beer/Wine Opens
  • 3 p.m. - Vendor Market Opens
  • 4 p.m. - Cruise-In
  • 5 p.m. Bounce House Opens
  • 5:30 p.m. - Opening Performance - Klarc Whitson (acoustic)
  • 7 p.m. - Headliner Band: Living Proof
  • 9 p.m. - Event Ends

Registration form is required for the Fun Run / Walk. Click here to download.

Cruise-In open to all makes and models of vehicles. No cost and no awards just car enthusiasts gathering.

Bring your jeep, car, tuner, bike, truck, rat rod, classic, vintage, or hot rod. Cool or Not- Bring it!

Vendor Registration

Interested in being a vendor at the market? Contact our Recreation Director, Christy Howe at 812.526.6809 ext 104 or

Confirmed Brewery, Winery

Taxman Brewing Co.

Confirmed Food Vendors

Sugar Creek Barbeque Co - Franklin
JenJie's - Franklin
Callen Concessions - Franklin
Mobowl - Franklin
Scoops & Treasures - Greenwood
Lickity Slick Snowball Shop - Trafalgar
Son's Kettle Korn - Greenwood
Lemon Shake-ups
Nineveh Senior Center - Nineveh

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July 29, 2023


2 p.m. - 9 p.m.


Johnson County Park Amphitheater
3097 East 32nd Street, Nineveh, IN 46164,

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