April 19-20, 2013
Come and enjoy the thrill of the hunt for the elusive morel mushroom or come and bid at the auction. Friday night kicks off the event with a welcome dinner, reception in Windsor featuring our incredible mushroom soup with guest speaker Marge Evans, author of the book "Morelling" and mushroom expert. This will all happen at the American Legion Building. The dinner starts at 5:30 and includes mushroom soup, spaghetti, baked potato, drinks, and desserts and there will also be hotdogs for kids. The cost of your dinner is a donation.
Saturday morning, come to Forest Park in Shelbyville with registration for the hunt from 6:30-8:30 in the morning. The busses leave for the hunt at 8:30 and lasts about 2 1/2 hours. If you can't or don't like to hunt but love morels, the auction starts at 1:30 on Saturday with registration for it from 6:30 am - 1 pm in Forest Park.
Findlay will have a Biscuit and Gravy breakfast at the Christian Church basement from 7-9:30 Saturday morning.
Events in Windsor on Saturday will include an antique car & tractor show from 10-2. There will be vendors at the Red Barn from 10 am - 4 pm selling food, crafts, and more. From 12:30 to 4 there will be wine tasting at the Red Barn and from 10 am - ?, the Methodist Youth will be selling perennial plants and baked goods. And, TBA Bessie Bingo, and W.H.A.T. will be selling Portabella Mushroom Sandwiches and Shiskabobs.
Other events Saturday in Shelbyville include Blessing of the Bikes at the Best Wedding Chapel at noon. The Horseshow Pitchers will be selling their famous Sausage sandwiches on Friday and Saturday from 9 am - 5:30 pm at the West Courthouse Parking Lot. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Lake Shelbyville will be having an Earth Day Celebration on Saturday from 9 am-Noon at their visitor center. Groups or individuals can come out and help beautify the Butterfly house, garden, and landscaping beds and they will serve refreshments.
Spores N More page on the Lake Shelbyville website.