Monroe County Fall Festival
September 17, 18, & 19 2015

Home Page and Sponsors

Welcome to the official website of the Monroe County Fall Festival held in Ellettsville, Indiana at Marci Jane Lewis Park every September.

Theme: "Memories are the key not to the past, but to the future". 

We invite you to follow us on Facebook to keep up to date and see all the new exciting things that are coming.   

This popular three-day event attracts more than 50,000 people and has something for everyone with varied exhibits, spectacular parade, queen contest, education day, craft booths, commercial tent, food vendors, and all around good family entertainment; this event is presented for free by our generous sponsors.

The fall festival committee would like to thank you for visiting the website and look forward to you joining us for this years event.  Feel free to browse our pages to find the latest information about the festival's entertainment schedule, sponsors, vendor forms, and our rich history.

If you are interested in volunteering we can always use the help.  Feel free to  contact any of the Festival Committee members on the general information page or by mail at the address below or use our Facebook page above or email

Monroe County Fall Festival
PO BOX 585
Ellettsville, Indiana  47429

You can check out some of the past pictures HERE

Thank you to our Generous Sponsors!



Without the following sponsors our festival would cease to exist.  Thanks to their generous support we can keep the festival free to the public.  Click on each link to visit their websites and learn more about their company.

Smithville fiber
Locally owned but nationally recognized, Smithville is home to Bloomington's best fiber-based Internet service. Built by Hoosiers for Hoosiers, Smithville is passionate about great customer service and offering the best Internet, TV, voice, security, cellular, and other communications-related services available in the region. The company is in the process of introducing Smithville Gigabit technology into its fiber service areas, bringing gigabit speed (1,000 mbps) to residential customers. In addition, Smithville offers a host of high-performance business and enterprise services and operates a full service store on  Bloomington’s south side called Technology Powered By Smithville.
It has been named a national Top 100 broadband company for seven consecutive years.

JB's Salvage
JB Salvage is locally owned and operated scrap metal recycling company serving residential, commercial, and industrial customers for over 25 years at their current location.  JB's purchases and recycles all types of ferrous and non-ferrous metals. 

Peoples State Bank
Serving the community for over 100 years with locations in Ellettsville, Bloomington, Paragon, Spencer, Morgantown, and Nashville.  Peoples State Bank offers full service banking with loans, mortgage services, and totally free checking.  Stop by one of our branches today to see what the power of Peoples can do for you.

K & S Rolloff
If you can create it, or demolish it, they can haul it away.  Offering roll off containers from 10-40 yards, portable toilets, construction debris removal, and compactor services.  This is all from a locally owned and family operated company focused on total customer service.  

Chandler Funeral Homes
Serving the area's families for over 35 years in the Ellettsville and surrounding community.  Independently owned and operated by G.L. Chandler. With many years of experience and knowledge the staff at Chandler's can help you in lifes most difficult time.  

ISU The May Agency
Offering insurance for your Auto, Business, Home, Life, and other insurance services.  Serving the Monroe County area for 60 years, they can help you customize all your insurance.  Choose ISU May Agency, your one responsible source for all your insurance needs.  

Town of Ellettsville
Situated only 7 miles from Bloomington, the seat for Monroe County, Ellettsville is an incorporated town with a population of 6378 residents. It is close to Indiana University, Ivy Tech State College, and Lake Monroe, the largest lake in Indiana. What Ellettsville is best known for is its home town atmosphere, where friends are always friends and neighbors always are willing to help neighbors. It is home to the Monroe County Fall Festival, a homecoming of sorts for anyone who has had the privilege of calling Ellettsville home.