Riley Festival taking contest entry forms

GREENFIELD — With the Riley Festival scheduled for Oct. 6 to 9, organizers are encouraging those interested in its contests to fill out entry forms.

The Riley Festival has been named a Bicentennial Festival as part of Indiana’s bicentennial celebration, and a Legacy Project will be named soon, according to a news release.

The Riley Queen Pageant will be Sept. 11; the deadline to enter is Aug. 12. The Riley Festival 5K Race and Walk will be Oct. 8. Spectators are encouraged to come and cheer on the participants.

Craft vendors may apply and pay online at; online and printable versions of entry forms for contests are available at the website.

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Rorye Hatcher is a reporter at the Greenfield Daily Reporter. She can be reached at ​317-477-3211 or