Arts & Entertainment

Arts and Entertainment in Seymour, IndianaThe Southern Indiana Center for the Arts is a working arts center offering a continuing variety of cultural and educational programs. They gallery at the Southern Indiana Center for the Arts features rotating 60 day exhibits by various artists. This gallery also has the world’s only public display of a private collection of paintings by John Mellencamp, singer, songwriter, and Seymour native.

Visit the Southern Indiana Center for the Arts online!

Seymour, Indiana FestivalsThe City of Seymour is host to one of the largest festivals in Indiana — the Seymour Oktoberfest. Held downtown the first weekend in October, the annual event is packed with food, fun and entertainment. The Seymour Oktoberfest parade, the 5K/walk/run/wheelchair race and the balloon race are highlights of the weekend long festivities.

Visit the Seymour Oktoberfest online!

Seymour Shopping

Seymour has everything you’re looking for! From quaint country gift shops, original gift ideas, collectables and holiday items.

Shop Seymour Main Street


In Seymour, Indiana you can enjoy dining in elegant restaurants featuring renowned chefs, or hop in a booth at an old fashioned diner. Seymour offers Chinese, Mexican, Italian, home-cooking and more!

Historical Sites

Covered Bridges — Seymour’s covered bridge was built in the late 1800’s. The Shieldstown Covered Bridge is 355 feet long, is considered the most scenic bridge in Jackson county and carried traffic until 1990.

The Freeman Airfield Museum is located at Freeman Field in Seymour. Dedicated to preserving the history of the men and women who served at the field during WWII, the museum has uniforms, artifacts, photographs, and parts of European airplanes. The Freeman Airfield once housed pilots undergoing advanced pilot training and also the famed Tuskegee Airmen.


Seymour Lodging

All State Inn
2603 Outlet Blvd.
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 522-2666
Days Inn
302 Commerce Dr.
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 522-3678
Econo Lodge
220 Commerce Dr.
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 522-8000
Fairfield Inn &
Suites by Marriott
327 N. Sandy Creek Dr.
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 524-3800
Hampton Inn
247 N. Sandy Creek Dr.
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 523-2409
Holiday Inn Express
249 Sandy Creek Dr.
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 522-1200
Knights Inn
207 N. Sandy Creek Dr.
Seymour, IN
(812) 522-3523
Motel 6
365 Tanger Blvd.
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 524-7443
Quality Inn
2075 E. Tipton
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 519-2959
Super 8
401 Outlet Blvd.
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 524-2000

Visit the Jackson County Visitors Center for More Information & Discounts on Lodging in Jackson County, Indiana.