Ripley County 2024 Fourth of July Festivities

It’s officially summer and there’s a lot going on! Here’s a quick roundup of Ripley County activities to celebrate the Fourth of July, courtesy of Ripley County Tourism. Sunman Community Market Enjoy FCN Bank’s ice cream social, a karaoke contest, vendors, food, and produce at Sunman Community Park on July 1st from 5-8 p.m. Versailles […]

Six Steps to Prevent Drownings and Drowning Injuries

Summer is a great time to relax, but it’s important to remember that water safety is critical. Taking proactive safety measures can help everyone stay safer around water. Last year, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) released a report that found that drownings and drowning injuries remain high for children under age 15. The […]

2024 Ripley County Farmers Markets

Farmers markets allow you to buy fresh in-season produce directly from local farmers. You can also purchase local meat, handcrafted items, and enjoy a variety of events throughout the summer months at these weekly markets. Ripley County has four farmers markets. Try to visit them all this year! Batesville Farmers Market The Batesville Farmers Market […]