Five communities across southwest Indiana will host family friendly events on the new I-69 this Saturday. The events will be free, but organizers are asking attendees to bring canned goods to help local food pantries.
I-69 Community Day will represent the first time the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) has permitted public access of this nature on an interstate under construction. Some of the special activities will include: a Little Miss Interstate Pageant, a hot air balloon flyover, various games for kids, a special skydiving exhibition, ceremonial remarks, charity 5k runs, food vendors, chalk art, antique tractor displays, horse and buggy rides, corn hole, putting contests and more.
I-69 Community Day events are scheduled in five locations including: