Discover Lawrenceburg ~ A City on the Rise!

The City of Lawrenceburg, Indiana is a community dedicated to improving the lives of its
residents with a focus on education, economic development and quality of life.

Winter Wonderland 2022


Welcome to the City on the Rise ~ Lawrenceburg Indiana! Our community has sparkled bright in 2022 and we’re excited to get the Christmas Season underway to bring the holiday hustle and bustle to downtown. Put our picture-perfect Winter Wonderland events on your bucket list as Lawrenceburg features destination dining with one-stop shopping, premier holiday events and award-winning parks.

This season enjoy the Winter Wonderland Ice Skating Rink, merchant Tis the Season Holiday Open Houses, Holiday Shopping Expo at the Lawrenceburg Event Center, Small Business Saturday, Mayor's Reception and Christmas Tree Lighting event, award winning Lawrenceburg Civic Park Holiday Lights Display, Breakfast with Santa at the Lawrenceburg Community Center, along with the Winter Wonderland Parade, activities and so much more! Discover Lawrenceburg with family and friends this Christmas season and remember to check in on your neighbors." ~ Mayor Kelly Mollaun, City of Lawrenceburg.

Mayor's Reception &
Christmas Tree Lighting Event


A Christmas Holiday Tradition ~ On November 27th, 2022 we invite you and your family to join us for the Mayor’s Reception and Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony hosted by Mayor Kelly Mollaun and the City of Lawrenceburg as we officially kick off the holiday season!

5:30 PM
Cincinnati Brass Band
Hors D’oeuvres & Drinks Station
Lawrenceburg Main Street Ornaments Available
Preview Central Elementary School Christmas Essays
6:45 PM
Transition to Lawrenceburg Civic Park

7:00 PM
Mayors Welcome
Lighting of the Christmas Tree & Holiday Lights Display
Christmas Essay Winners Announced
Hot Chocolate, Sugar Cookies & Ornament Giveaways
7:15 PM
Tiger Pizazz and Christmas Caroling

The City of Lawrenceburg presents the Holiday Lights Display, exclusively designed for the Lawrenceburg Civic Park, which will be on display all winter long for your viewing enjoyment. Discover Lawrenceburg ~ A City on the Rise!

OCRA Water Infrastructure Improvement Survey


The City of Lawrenceburg intends to apply for an Office of Community and Rural Affairs (OCRA) $600,000 grant from the state Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Wastewater Drinking Water Program to assist with the repair/replacement costs of water lines along the east side of the US 50/Eads Parkway.

As part of the grant application process, we need to determine what impact the project will have on residents. This survey will be open until December 8th, 2022.

Lawrenceburg Plan Update


Mayor Mollaun delivers his 2022 State of the City Address featuring premier highlights from 2021 and our community vision moving forward for 2022.
“2022 is going to be a major year of progress from the grand opening of the Whiskey River Apartments to the progression of the Lawrenceburg Riverfront Development project. We look forward to sharing the State of the City Address with you and I thank you for your continued support.”


The City of Lawrenceburg has adopted the Lawrenceburg Comprehensive Plan following a yearlong planning assessment with the assistance of HWC Engineering. This is a statutory requirement every 10 years. Guiding principles focus on supporting modest population growth and enhancement of quality of place. Read More | Review the Plan

Lawrenceburg Civic Park

Downtown Achievement Award
from the International Downtown Assoc.

The International Downtown Association recognized the City of Lawrenceburg with the Downtown Achievement Award of Excellence for its resourceful approaches related to Lawrenceburg Civic Park. A jury of peer professionals reviewed, deliberated, and evaluated all entries in the 2021 Downtown Achievement Awards. The Award of Excellence acknowledges an excellent response to an urban place management challenge, demonstrating application of industry knowledge and exceeds the jury criteria.

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Aim Community Placemaking Award

Accelerate Indiana Municipalities (Aim) presented the city of Lawrenceburg with the Aim Community Placemaking Award for its Lawrenceburg Civic Park project.

The city was honored with this award at the virtual 2020 Aim Ideas Summit during the Annual Awards Program – presented by Baker Tilly Municipal Advisors, LLC.

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Image has ranked the Ohio River Recreational Trail as the #4 thing to do in the Cincinnati region, ranked between Findlay Market and Smale Riverfront Park. Explore the Ohio River Recreational Trail (ORRT) with stops in Cincinnati, OH, Lawrenceburg IN, Louisville KY and many more historic riverfront towns.

"The water that fueled Cincinnati’s growth is still a major shipping route, but now it’s also the best place to get out on the water and bathe in southern Ohio nature. The 274-mile Ohio River recreation area runs from Portsmouth, Ohio, to Louisville, Ky., with ample opportunities for cycling and kayaking along the water."

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Ohio River Recreational Trail ranked as the #4 thing to do in the Cincinnati region

Hotel - Soldiers Monument - River Walk

City Features

Lawrenceburg enjoys 21st century comfort and resources such as excellent schools, medical facilities, local industry, small-to-large business, employment opportunities, shopping, world-class entertainment, sports and recreation and neighborhoods ranging from in-town to rural communities where a family can grow and thrive.

River view - brick walkway


Lawrenceburg offers the Complete Package:

  • Expansive Business Opportunities
  • Quality Housing Options
  • Destination Dining with Premier Events
  • Award-Winning Parks
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