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Historic Aurora, Indiana

Welcome to the official website of the City of Aurora, Indiana! Our city is in the Southeast corner of the state, along the banks of the Ohio River, and is home to a vibrant and close-knit community. We are proud of our city’s rich history, strong industrial base, and beautiful natural scenery. Founded in the early 1800s and incorporated in 1845, Aurora has a rich history that is deeply connected to the River. 

Aurora is home to a variety of unique and historic buildings that preserve its older river city characteristics. From quaint shops and boutiques to delicious restaurants and cafes, there’s something for everyone in our beautiful town. 

Our website is designed to provide easy access to information about city services, events, and important news and announcements. Whether you are a long-time resident or a visitor to our city, we hope you will find our website informative and helpful. Thank you for visiting the City of Aurora online!

Upcoming Events

21st Annual Knight Flight 5K

The event serves as a fundraiser for the South Dearborn Cross Country Program and is part of the Southeast Indiana Running Circuit (SIRC)–a series of six races held to raise […]

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River City Classics Car Club Cruise In

200 block of 2nd Street between Judiciary & Main Sts.

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