Thursday Night Parade Route

Parade starts at Celestine Park, goes past the tennis court, Elementary School, around the west loop at the west St. Celestine Church entrance, then back down the hill and back to the park. Parade starts approximately at dark, so around 9:30 to 10pm depending on clouds.

Please NO PARKING on West Side Thursday Night of St. Celestine Church other than along the cemetery parking spots so floats can come up the hill and loop past the west entrance and back down the driveway to the park

Sunday Daytime Parade Route

Parade begins at 1pm and starts on East Ellsworth Road, goes through Highland Estates and back up Ellsworth road.

Celestine 175 Quilt Raffle

19 beautiful quilts will be raffled off at the Celestine 175th! 9 quilts will be raffled off round by round using a wheel at the merchandise stand on both Friday, June 29th and Saturday, June 20th starting at 6:30 pm. The special quilt will have raffle tickets sold all weekend! Click HERE to download a PDF version of the flyer.

Mini 175 Schedule Avalible For Printing

Click HERE to download a PDF of a half page front and back sheet schedule for the Celestine 175. It is ideal for people to print out and hand out to their friends or put on display at their place of work. It is formatted to be printed front and back and then cut in half where each sheet makes 2 complete schedules. Remember word of mouth and telling people about all of the exciting events is the best promotion anyone can do for our fest! Invite people to come and celebrate with us! There are printed versions of the these scheduled available at the entrances of St. Celestine and at various business around Celestine.

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Celestine 175 Baby & Toddler Photo Contest

The Baby & Toddler Photo Contest will be held on Saturday, June 30th from 10am-6pm during the Celestine 175th celebration. We will be set up next to the kid zone. $1 per vote. Child with the most votes in each category will win the prize. We will announce the winners on the main stage around 6:15pm. Chairperson, Stacy Brosmer, will contact parent to hand out the prizes.


0-12 month- $50 gift certificate to Valerie Schmitt photography


1-2 year- $50 gift certificate to Bean to sprout


3-4 year- $50 gift certificate to Just a trace


Here is the lineup to share with friends and family!


1. Maverick Clark

2. Camille Hochgesang 

3. Leon Knies

4. Ava Neace

5. Hudson Hartwick

6. Von Prechtel

7. Evan Krampe

8. Claire Bieker

9. Kyle Hopf

10. Eleanor Seger

11. Maggie Beck

12. Kaiser Haase

13. Brynlee Mehne

14. Ethan Brown

15. Emma Brown

16. Paislee Vanhoosier

17. Shae Merkel

18. Hallie Knieriem

19. Harrison Betz

20. Wyatt Mehringer

21. Marshall Burris

22. Silas Schroering 

23. Caleb Paulin

24. Haley Bayer

25. Wes Bieker

26. Sam Brosmer


Thank you all for your participation and support! Hope to see you all there!

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Sheephead Tourney Details

Be sure to spread the word about the wonderful Sheephead Tourney being held at the Celestine 175th on Saturday June 30th. Signups begin in the main tent at 11:30am with games to begin at 12pm. Call Jim Sander at 812-678-3221 for more information. Event is sponsored by Sander Catering who are providing prize per table!

Click HERE to download a PDF version of the flyer

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Celestine 175 Ad

Check out the ad that will be airing on channel 7 and 25!

Sander Processing Tours

Be sure to plan to attend one of the two tours of Sander Processing on Saturday June 30th at 2 and 4pm. The local business is one of the landmarks of Celestine as people from hours away bring meat to be processed by Sander Processing. The event includes a tour of the facility, the history of Sander Processing, a look at the machinery used and discussion of modern technology used in current manufacturing. Also a talk about current specialty products being manufactured and shipped throughout Indiana! Click HERE to download a PDF version of the flyer.

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