The rides are being set up in downtown Seymour for the 44th annual Seymour Oktoberfest, which runs Thursday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Carnival bracelets are available at Seymour City Hall. They are $15 per bracelet if purchased by 1 p.m. Wednesday. They will be $20 at the midway.

Look for an Oktoberfest preview story in Wednesday’s Tribune and more coverage in Thursday’s Tribune. Stories also will be online at


Zach Spicer is a reporter for The (Seymour) Tribune. He can be reached at or 812-523-7080.