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August, 2019

Events Starting in This Month:
Thu., Aug 1 - Fri., Aug 2
Bowler and non-bowlers alike can get in on the action for the fun, family friendly event. ...
Thu., Aug 1 - Sat., Aug 3
Germania Maennerchor celebrates its Deutsch heritage each August with authentic German dancing, beer, food, and music. ...
Thu., Aug 1 - Sun., Aug 4
Since its beginning in 1979, the Jasper Strassenfest is a street and arts festival highlighting local artists. The festival includes pageants, vendor booths, food, a parade, and fireworks. ...
Fri., Aug 2, 7:00am - 4:00pm
Today's Young Professionals are tomorrow's leaders. Join some of the region's best and brightest YPs for a powerful morning and afternoon of professional and personal development along with networking. Speakers will cover topics such as time management, finding your calling,...
Fri., Aug 2 - Sat., Aug 3
Have a peachy time at the Cobden, Illinois, Peach Festival with carnival rides and games, a queen contest, food, peach cobbler, bingo, a raffle, and entertainment each evening. ...
Fri., Aug 2, 11:00am
The first Friday of every month means free admission at the Evansville Museum of Arts, History and Science with plenty of activities for all ages. ...
Fri., Aug 2, 7:00pm
Join First Presbyterian Church for a free concert featuring organist Yong Zhang. ...
Fri., Aug 2, 7:00pm
WNIN is bringing back the summer classics on the big screen at the Old National Public Theatre with "Jaws," the 1975 Steven Spielberg classic thriller. ...
Sat., Aug 3, 7:00am
Hit the pavement during the first race in the Evansville Half Marathon series of races. ...
Sat., Aug 3, 9:00am
Shop from local vendors, crafters, and food trucks, and enjoy artists and musicians during the Franklin Street Bazaar held each Saturday morning from May 25 though Aug. 31. ...
Sat., Aug 3
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy is returning to Victory Theatre as part of their 26th year anniversary of their arrival onto the music scene. The group’s efforts to promote and revitalize swing music have taken shape as much more than a...
Sat., Aug 3 - Sun., Aug 4
Tour 11 wineries on the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail throughout southern Illinois. The wineries have worked together to create a weekend of savory and seasonal wine and food pairings for a progressive tasting along the trail. ...
Sat., Aug 3
Come down for a day of family fun and celebrate the importance of motorsports to Owensboro, Kentucky. ...
Sun., Aug 4, 10:30am
Chicken and roast beef buffet dinners will be served starting at 10:30 a.m. in the air-conditioned Madden Hall, with handicapped accessibility and cary-out available. A total of $1,500 money prizes are up for grabs as well as handmade quilts. Quilt of...
Thu., Aug 8, 5:30pm
Have fun playing classic and new board games at the Evansville Museum with light refreshments and free admission every second Thursday of the month. ...
Fri., Aug 9 - Sun., Aug 11
The Evansville Civic Theatre presents "Harvey," The story of a family and their imaginary friend. Elwood P. Dowd insists on including his friend Harvey in all of his sister Veta’s social gatherings. Trouble is, Harvey is an imaginary six-and-a-half-foot-tall rabbit....
Fri., Aug 9 - Sat., Aug 10
The award-winning Bluegrass in the Park Folklife Festival returns this year for a weekend of live music, children’s activities, food, folklife displays, and more. ...
Fri., Aug 9, 6:00pm
Listen to live music in the park and chow down on grub from local food trucks during the summer Music in the Park series. ...
Sat., Aug 10, 7:00am
 Search through a wide variety of quality antiques, vintage collectibles, repurposed home décor, furniture, and artisan and handcrafted items from 300 vendors throughout seven buildings. ...
Sat., Aug 10, 9:00am
Shop from local vendors, crafters, and food trucks, and enjoy artists and musicians during the Franklin Street Bazaar held each Saturday morning from May 25 though Aug. 31. ...
Sat., Aug 10, 10:00am
The Evansville Vanderburgh Public Library is partnering with the Evansville Regional Airport for a story time with reading, singing, and dancing. ...
Sat., Aug 10, 12:00pm
Get in rhythm with award-winning Latino music and more than 30 food tents and vendors during the fourth annual HOLA Latino Festival. ...
Sat., Aug 10, 6:00pm
Night on Main hosts a giant block party as part of the summer event series between Fifth and Sixth streets on Main with live music, outdoor games, Pizza Revolution, a photo booth, and more. This is a 21 and older...
Sat., Aug 10, 6:00pm
Vintage Vines: Pairings for Penguins benefits the upcoming Penguins of Patagonia exhibit at Mesker Park Zoo and Botanic Gardens with a gourmet dinner with wine pairings and a silent and live auction. ...
Sat., Aug 10, 6:30pm
Head to the Art Council of Southwestern Indiana's rooftop art deck for intimate, open-air performances by Stella, Thunder Dreamer, and Off-Ox as part of the live rooftop summer concert series.  ...
Sat., Aug 10, 6:30pm
Ben and Noel Haggard pay tribute to their father Merle Haggard, the country music giant, with special guest and Indiana native Abigail Rose. ...
Sat., Aug 10, 7:00pm
Dance the night away with the Metro Ballroom Dance Club. The lesson starts at 7 p.m. with the dance beginning at 7:30 p.m. Cost is $25 per couple and $15 for single dancers. Dances are held every second Saturday of...
Sat., Aug 10, 8:00pm
The Neil Diamond-inspired Sweet Caroline World Tour was created in response to Diamond's retirement from the stage due to his Parkinson's diagnosis. Its mission is to raise awareness and $5 million to support Parkinson's organizations worldwide. ...
Sat., Aug 10, 8:00pm
In celebration of the 20th anniversary of her highly influential masterpiece, "Car Wheels on a Gravel Road," three-time Grammy award winner Lucinda Williams will perform the album in its entirety, followed by a second set of songs from throughout her...
Thu., Aug 15, 8:00am - Sun., Aug 18, 4:00pm
The Junior League of Evansville's three-tiered conference program is designed to inspire and empower women at every stage of their leadership journey — from women who are just getting into the workplace to rising managers and tenured executives. ...
Fri., Aug 16 - Sun., Aug 18
 Swing and sway to the sound of Jazz Under the Dome at West Baden Springs Hotel. Whether it’s classic, hot, cool, swing, bebop, or hard bop, this roster of great jazz artists will entertain and impress for 20 hours in...
Fri., Aug 16 - Sat., Aug 17
Sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbecue Society, the masters-level barbecue competitions will feature barbecue professionals from throughout the country. Friday's events begins at 5 p.m. and is 21 and older. Saturday's events begin at 11 a.m. and includes free admission...
Fri., Aug 16 - Sun., Aug 18
The Evansville Civic Theatre presents "Harvey," The story of a family and their imaginary friend. Elwood P. Dowd insists on including his friend Harvey in all of his sister Veta’s social gatherings. Trouble is, Harvey is an imaginary six-and-a-half-foot-tall rabbit....
Fri., Aug 16
Join Friends of the Victory, 104.1 WIKY, and Hot 96 for a gala filled with food, drink, and sinfully delicious desserts. A dessert and cocktail tasting by local restaurants and chefs will tantalize your taste buds as everyone is entertained...
Fri., Aug 16, 7:00pm
WNIN is bringing back the summer classics on the big screen at the Old National Public Theatre with Alfred Hitchcock's "Rear Window," about a wheel-chair bound photographer who spies on his neighbor from his apartment window and becomes convinced they...
Sat., Aug 17
Toby Keith brings his "That's Country Bro" tour to Evansville with special guest Mitchell Tenpenny. ...
Sat., Aug 17, 9:00am
Shop from local vendors, crafters, and food trucks, and enjoy artists and musicians during the Franklin Street Bazaar held each Saturday morning from May 25 though Aug. 31. ...
Sat., Aug 17
Join Susan G. Komen Evansville for a Celebration of Life honoring all breast cancer survivors and their guest. Start the day with a wonderful breakfast, informative guest speaker, and catch up with all your breast cancer survivor friends. ...
Sat., Aug 17
 Enjoy a day visiting local wineries aboard a chartered bus. ...
Sat., Aug 17, 11:00am - 8:00pm
Along with vendors, workshops, panels, and a cosplay contest, headling this year's list of comic book creators are Nate Powell (author of the award-winning graphic memoir trilogy "March"), Chris Schweizer ("The Crogan Adventures"), and Kyle Starks ("Rick and Morty"). ...
Sat., Aug 17, 2:00pm
Enjoy an evening of mystery and suspense with a show from the Reitz Home Museum performed by local community members. ...
Sat., Aug 17, 7:00 - 9:00
Twymon Art’s upcoming show, Activist Art for Social Change, features the art of Wendy Turner, a local artist, activist,and social work professor. Through the exhibit, Turner explores how art is not always beautiful and sometimes reflects challenges in the world....
Mon., Aug 19, 12:00pm
Since 2000, more than $230,000 has been donated to charities through the Bob Schulz Memorial REALTOR® Benefit Golf Outing. This year's outing is set to raise an estimated $20,000 for charities including Youth First, The Arc of Evansville, St. Vincent...
Wed., Aug 21, 11:30am
 The YWCA’s Economic Empowerment series features financial advisors Tricia Hollander Henning and Teri Hollander Albin, providing useful tips on planned giving, endowments, charitable annuities, and more. ...
Thu., Aug 22, 8:00am - Sun., Aug 25, 5:00pm
Bring the family and enjoy the fur at this American Kennel Club all breed dog show with rally trials, conformation trials every day, and obedience trials Saturday and Sunday. On Saturday Aug. 24, we will have our Puppy B Match...
Fri., Aug 23, 8:00am
 Approximately 4,000 vintage cars will be on display for the annual E’ville Iron Frog Follies Street Rod Show to benefit Easterseals Rehabilitation Center. ...
Fri., Aug 23 - Sun., Aug 25
A fresh young couple — Boy and Girl — have a new baby, who an older couple — Man and Woman — have come to steal. Why? Because, as Man says, “If you don’t have the wound of a broken...
Fri., Aug 23, 11:30am
The 17th annual Women's Equality Day Luncheon, commemorating the passage of the 19th amendment which granted women the right to vote in the U.S., will feature two awards presented to individuals who have shown exemplary service and motivational leadership and...
Fri., Aug 23, 5:00pm
Dig into deep fried catfish fiddlers, and enjoy live bands and a beer garden with Friends of Newburgh, Inc. ...
Fri., Aug 23, 6:00pm
Listen to live music in the park and chow down on grub from local food trucks during the summer Music in the Park series. ...
Fri., Aug 23, 7:00pm
The African Children's Choir presents their Just As I Am tour, which features well-loved children's songs, traditional spirituals and gospel favorites. Music for Life (the parent organization for The African Children's Choir) works in the African countries: Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda,...
Fri., Aug 23, 7:00pm
The African Children's Choir melts the hearts of audiences with their charming smiles, beautiful voices, and lively African songs and dances. The program features well-loved children's songs, traditional spirituals, and gospel favorites. ...
Sat., Aug 24, 9:00am
Shop from local vendors, crafters, and food trucks, and enjoy artists and musicians during the Franklin Street Bazaar held each Saturday morning from May 25 though Aug. 31. ...
Sat., Aug 24, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Learn about caterpillars, chrysalises, and butterflies as well as their host and nectar plants. Master Gardeners will be available to teach the life cycle of the butterfly as well. ...
Sat., Aug 24, 12:00pm
Dig into deep fried catfish fiddlers, and enjoy live bands and a beer garden with Friends of Newburgh, Inc. ...
Sat., Aug 24, 2:00pm
Participants of the Girl Scouts of Southwest Indiana’s Tough Cookie 5K will face natural and man-made obstacles, including crawling through muddy pits, taking an artic dip, and climbing a 15-foot warped wall. ...
Sat., Aug 24, 4:00 - 7:00
The Arts Council invites all artists to step outside of their studio walls and come create on the Rooftop Art Deck for a plein air painting session. ...
Sat., Aug 24, 4:00pm
 Enjoy the Good Ole Summertime Exhibition and Awards with Hoosier Salon artist members. ...
Sat., Aug 24, 6:00pm
One hundred of Evansville's most notable and praiseworthy men compete for the title of "Top Chef" in support of this year's beneficiary, the Children's Museum of Evansville. ...
Sat., Aug 24, 6:30pm
Multiplatinum singer-songwriter John Waite's career has spanned more than 35 years and has seen multiplatinum success, a Grammy nomination, and a couple of No. 1 singles. ...
Sat., Aug 24, 6:35pm
 The Arc of Evansville presents Star Wars night with the Otters, which will feature fan favorite Star Wars characters and a game-worn Star Wars jersey to be auctioned off. ...
Tue., Aug 27, 7:00pm
All 21 and over singers of any skill level are invited to for a sing-along with Evansville Beer Choir, led by First Presbyterian Church's organist and choir master Robert Nicholls. ...
Wed., Aug 28, 6:00pm
In anticipation of the Victory International Film Festival in September, the Road to Victory Film Series will present four classic films celebrating significant anniversaries leading up to the film festival. The fourth and final installment of the series ends with...
Thu., Aug 29, 5:00pm
Parenting Time Center is recognizing the law enforcement officials who work to protect and serve the community's most vulnerable members — children. Enjoy wine tastings and food from local restaurants as you wine and dine in support of Parenting Time...
Fri., Aug 30 - Mon., Sep 2
In its seven-year existence, the United Leasing and Finance Championship has donated more than $1,200,000 to more than 100 Tri-State charities and continues to be broadcast around the world on the Golf Channel network. ...
Fri., Aug 30, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Have lunch, enjoy the newly renovated grounds, now called Bicentennial Park, and take in the architecture of Vanderburgh County's iconic old courthouse. ...
Fri., Aug 30, 5:30pm
As part of the EVPL fall concert series, The Twilight Concert Series, Hannah Jones will take the lawn of EVPL Oaklyn. ...
Fri., Aug 30, 7:00pm
WNIN is bringing back the summer classics on the big screen at the Old National Public Theatre with "American Graffiti," where a couple of high school grads spend one final night driving around the strip with their buddies before they...
Sat., Aug 31, 9:00am
Shop from local vendors, crafters, and food trucks, and enjoy artists and musicians during the Franklin Street Bazaar held each Saturday morning from May 25 though Aug. 31. ...
Sat., Aug 31, 5:00pm
Food, fun, and games can be enjoyed during the annual Fourth of July celebration in downtown Newburgh, Indiana. ...
Sat., Aug 31, 6:00pm
This year marks the 50th anniversary of Woodstock and the Lincoln Amphitheatre is celebrating with a tribute to the music and artists who were at the infamous music festival. ...
Continuing Events:
Sat., Apr 6 - Sat., Nov 2 @ 4:00pm
Explore and learn about the history of Evansville's residences and the individuals who built them during the historic walking tours led by Evansville Historic Homes Founder Lucas Neuffer. Tour season runs from March until November. ...
Sat., May 18 - Sat., Sep 28
Every Saturday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. enjoy a fresh selection of produce, eggs, honey, candles, soaps, handmade goods, and more during the Evansville Farmers Market. ...
Sat., Jun 1 - Sat., Sep 14
Featuring local produce and handmade goods, shop the Historic Newburgh Farmers Market all summer long. ...
Sun., Jun 30 - Mon., Sep 2
With more top-flight equestrian trainers than ever coming to the park, the racing at Ellis Park is poised to maintain its levels of competition and excitement throughout the year and beyond. ...
Fri., Jul 26 - Sun., Aug 4
Miss Daisy is getting old, but the play never will. When Daisy’s son hires Hoke Coleburn, a black man, as a driver to keep his mother off the road, the 25 years they spend together form an ironic and delicate...

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