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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.

Tastes of Summer



The Lawrenceburg Summer Event Series, presented by CIVISTA Bank, begins downtown with the Tastes of Summer, Saturday June 17th. Enjoy Destination Edibles, 5K, Farmers Market, Food Truck Rally with celebrity Chef judging, Carnival Rides & Kids Activities, Beer Garden and Live Music in the beautiful Lawrenceburg Civic Park. The perfect summer evening ends with Live Music from the Kristine Kabbes & The Skallywags along with headliner The Renegades!

The Tastes of Summer Food Truck Rally is presented by the Queen City Food Truck Association. Enjoy local award-winning restaurants and food trucks serving destination edibles in Downtown Lawrenceburg include these participating vendors:

  • Urban Vistro
  • Indigenous Chef
  • The Naughty Lobstah
  • The Forkin' Pierogi
  • The Twisted Greek
  • Street Kitchen
  • What The Taco
  • The House of Brisket
  • Fat Katz Cuisine
  • Roll On In Food Truck & Catering
  • Mama Afrique Nigerian Cuisine
  • Little Trolley Donuts
  • Mingles Soft Serve

Celebrity chef Derek McGhee, Executive Chef at Hollywood Casino, Scott Holubetz, Cincinnati State Culinary Instructor and Michael Sassano of Thunderdome Group will judge food categories to include Best Entrée, Best Appetizer, Best Dessert
& People Choice Award.

No coolers or pets are allowed for this event

Event Timeline:

  • 5:45–7 AM Race Day Packet Pickup
  • City Hall 6:00 AM Race Day Registration
  • 7:22 AM Lauren’s Burg Hill 5 K Run/Walk (90 Minute Course)
  • 9 am – 1 pm Farmers Market
  • 11 am – 10 pm Food Truck Rally
  • 11 am – 3 pm Kids Activities, Cincy Circus, Petting Zoo, Stingray Meet & Greet and Hocus Focus Picture Booth
  • 11 am – 10 pm Carnival Rides
  • Noon – 10 pm Beer Garden
  • 5:45 pm Food Truck Rally Winners Announced
  • 6 – 7:30 PM Kristine Kabbes & The Skallywags
  • 8 – 10 pm The Renegades


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Lawrenceburg Plan Update

Lawrenceburg State of the City Address
Friday, February 17th between 1-2 pm
Lawrenceburg Event Center
91 Walnut Street • Lawrenceburg 47025

YOU’RE INVITED!! Mayor Mollaun will deliver his 2023 State of the City Address featuring premier highlights from 2022 and our community vision moving forward for 2023.

“On behalf of the City of Lawrenceburg and City Council, I invite you to see and hear for yourself the many ways Lawrenceburg is a City on the Rise! We are excited about the current and upcoming projects here in Lawrenceburg, with lots of premier events on the horizon. 2023 is going to be a major year of progress from the anticipated revitalization of the Liberty Theater 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.” – Mayor Kelly Mollaun

Attendance in person is welcome. The Lawrenceburg 2023 State of the City Address will be available via Livestream at and posted via YouTube, as an archived video to view anytime, following the State of the City Address at


Comprehensive Plan Update


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

2023 City of Lawrenceburg Community Calendar


Get ready for the 2023 City of Lawrenceburg Community Calendar!

The 2023 Community Calendar is hitting the mail soon. All current City of Lawrenceburg residents and existing Lawrenceburg businesses will have the 2023 Community Calendar mailed to the address on file. Due to limited supply there will not be extra calendars available for pick up at the LMU drive thru.

The 2023 City of Lawrenceburg Community Calendar, sponsored by the City of Lawrenceburg, Lawrenceburg Utility Department and Lawrenceburg Conservancy District, serves as a government guide full of pertinent info, contact access for Elected Officials, City Departments & City Services along with City Council, Boards and Commissions Meeting Schedules plus so much more.

Don’t miss the upcoming 2023 City of Lawrenceburg and Lawrenceburg Main Street event highlights and celebrate 2022 in review with wonderful calendar pictures selected to capture the Hoosier spirit of Lawrenceburg, Indiana. Enjoy!

Big THANK YOU to the Lawrenceburg Calendar Committee led by Kelly Hermesch including Rachel Murphy, Chelsie Noel and Guinevere Banschbach along with city staff who assisted with coordinating calendar preparations for mail delivery. Calendar photo credits include Kelly Hermesch, Jeffery B. Jakucyk, Rachel Murphy, Guinevere Banschbach and John Johnson.

Note: National CP Awareness Day is March 25th annually.


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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