Portion of U.S. 31 in Crothersville to close

The Indiana Department of Transportation has permitted the closure of U.S. 31 on Saturday in Crothersville for the community’s 42nd annual Red, White & Blue Festival parade.

Beginning at 1:30 p.m., traffic will be routed around the U.S. 31 closure between Walnut and Moore streets. Restrictions should be lifted around 2 p.m.

Crothersville police will provide traffic control.

The festival also features music and variety acts, a pie/cake contest, a baby contest, fireworks, arts and crafts, food booths and an antique tractor display.