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February, 2020

Events Starting in This Month:
Sat., Feb 1, 6:00pm
Get ready for an evening filled with classic bingo, pull tabs, half pots, and more! The annual SWIRCA & More Super Bingo event invites bingo enthusiasts 18 and older to the Ivy Room for games, drinks, and fun. ...
Sat., Feb 1, 7:00pm
 Lampion Center’s 23rd annual Chocolate Affair is a sweet night of giving with live music by the Honey Vines and Team Skelton, wonderful chocolate desserts from 10 local restaurants, and a large silent auction. All proceeds benefit Lampion Center’s counseling...
Sat., Feb 1, 7:00pm
Prepare to be on the edge of your seat as the Owensboro Symphony shakes things up with all your Bond movie favorites, including "Goldfinger," "Skyfall," and "For Your Eyes Only." ...
Sat., Feb 1, 7:30pm
 Hiplet fuses classical pointe technique with African, Latin, Hip-Hop, and urban dance styles. Performances incorporate the rhythms of African drums with Tchaikovsky, arabesques, beat-boxing, and even Tango en pointe. This event will be held at 7:30 p.m. ET. ...
Sat., Feb 1, 8:00pm
To celebrate the 10th anniversary of his breakout album "City of Black and White," Mat Kearney will revisit some of his favorite songs off of the record and re-record them with a new perspective. ...
Mon., Feb 3
Grammy-winning heavyweights Korn and multi-platinum hard rockers Breaking Benjamin are kicking off their 24-city tour, bringing together two of the biggest forces in rock. ...
Mon., Feb 3, 6:00pm
Youth First Inc., with guest speaker Charlene Richard, is sharing strategies for parenting stress and building resilience for parents and families during the free event. ...
Wed., Feb 5
 Children 2-5 years old can come learn about how we can protect our environment from pollution! Come listen to a story about people making a difference, learn the difference between trash and recycling, and even make an Earth themed craft...
Wed., Feb 5, 12:00pm
The Brown Bag Performance Series is a free program offered to the community by the Arts Council of Southwestern Indiana. Art the Dude will perform various covers and original tunes on guitar and harmonica, as well way as play old...
Thu., Feb 6, 8:00pm
Sam Bush is a true American music legend and is considered an originator of progressive bluegrass music. With three Grammy wins, 16 Grammy nominations, numerous awards from the International Bluegrass Music Association, and an Americana Music Association Lifetime Achievement Award...
Fri., Feb 7 - Sat., Feb 8
Bring you sweetheart or just your sweet tooth for a night of shopping and chocolate. The Downtown Newburgh Business Collective is hosting the fourth annual chocolate walk to benefit the Newburgh Area Food Pantry, where shoppers can collect chocolates from...
Fri., Feb 7, 11:00am - Sat., Feb 8, 3:00pm
Learn about concoctions, potions, and elixirs in the new exhibit at the Newburgh Museum about Newburgh, Indiana, druggists. ...
Fri., Feb 7, 7:00pm
 Join the First Presbyterian Church for a free organ concert by Tom and Andrea Drury. ...
Fri., Feb 7, 7:00pm
 Elevate your usual Valentine’s Day outing into an ooh-la-la type of extravaganza with an evening of French-themed romance including a sumptuous three-course dinner accompanied by wine and dancing. ...
Fri., Feb 7, 7:30pm
 Bound by their Israeli roots, this piano, cello, and clarinet ensemble reflects both the special gifts and originality of the three artists as soloists as well as their marvelous sense of ensemble. This event will be held at 7:30 p.m. ET....
Sat., Feb 8, 9:00am
 The Hearts on Fire 5K will take place at the University of Southern Indiana. The race will solely feature the USI campus and will include a challenged athlete division, free kids run, an expo featuring local vendors, as well as...
Sat., Feb 8
The Arc of Evansville’s signature fundraiser, The Really Big Show, is a community variety show that brings together some of the Tri-State’s best musicians, dancers, comedians and entertainers. ...
Sat., Feb 8
 Children 2-5 years old can come learn about how we can protect our environment from pollution! Come listen to a story about people making a difference, learn the difference between trash and recycling, and even make an Earth themed craft...
Sat., Feb 8, 1:00pm
 Cruise in to French Lick Resort for a celebration of all things chocolate. Sample from a spectrum of chocolate creations, all made in house. The pastry team comes up with new chocolate concoctions every year. ...
Sat., Feb 8, 4:00pm
 Celebrate the opening of the Winter to Spring exhibit from the Watercolor Society of Indiana’s local chapter. The exhibit will run until March 28. ...
Sat., Feb 8
Bringing “Newgrass” to Victory Theatre, Sam Bush sets to perform his Winter Tour 2020, with Tim Shelton Syndicate as the opening act. ...
Sat., Feb 8, 6:00pm
 Escape the cold and journey to South America. Be one of the first to stroll through Orchid Escape, a tropical jungle filled with blooming orchids, waterfalls, and exotic animals. ...
Sat., Feb 8, 7:30pm
 The three sisters of the Ahn Trio — Lucia on the piano, Angella on the violin, and Maria on the cello — have earned a distinguished reputation for embracing 21st century classical music with their unique style and innovative collaborations....
Sun., Feb 9 - Sun., Mar 15
 Hundreds of unique orchids will bloom in Amazonia during Orchid Escape at Mesker Park Zoo and Botanic Garden. Immerse yourself in the beauty of artistically displayed orchids in the 75-degree comfort of Amazonia. ...
Sun., Feb 9, 2:00pm
 To Commemorate 100 years since the passing of the nineteenth Amendment, the League of Women Voters of Southwestern Indiana will present Votes for Women: 1920-2020, featuring author, Elaine Weiss. Indiana’s Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch, Chair of the Indiana Women’s Suffrage...
Tue., Feb 11
 Enjoy Downtown Henderson with shopping from local merchants and sampling of a tasty chocolate creation from each store. ...
Wed., Feb 12, 7:30am
 Join the American Advertising Federation of Greater Evansville Board of Directors and local marketing and advertising professionals for a cup (or two) of your favorite morning coffee and enjoy talking about industry current events, trends, and recent news with area...
Wed., Feb 12, 12:00pm
The Brown Bag Performance Series is a free program offered to the community by the Arts Council of Southwestern Indiana. Local powerhouse players Monte Skelton, Gina Moore, and Bob Green will celebrate Valentine's Day during their performance. ...
Thu., Feb 13 - Sun., Feb 16
 The University of Southern Indiana Theatre presents “Brighton Beach Memoirs,” the story of Eugene who dreams of baseball and girls but must cope with the mundane existence of his family life in Brooklyn; formidable mother; overworked father; and worldly older...
Fri., Feb 14, 10:30am - 2:00pm
The University of Southern Indiana International Club and Center for International Programs is hosting the annual International Food Expo, an opportunity for USI's international students to share the cultural diversity, customs, and cuisines of their home countries. ...
Fri., Feb 14, 5:30pm
 First Light Youth of First Presbyterian Church, along with their parents, will provide childcare for Parent’s Night Out for Valentine’s Day. Enjoy an evening with your sweetheart while your child enjoys games, crafts, food, and a movie. ...
Fri., Feb 14, 8:00pm
 Love Canon visits Owensboro, Kentucky, bringing their acoustic-roots sensibilities to the electronic-tinged pop-hits of the '80s and '90s to create a fresh set of classics. ...
Sat., Feb 15
Has you ever wanted to get into beekeeping but did not know where to start? Join us at Angel Mounds as Kelsey Gerhardt,m a fourth generation beekeeper, teaches you all you need to know about starting your own hive. Learn...
Sat., Feb 15, 7:00pm
 The women of the Evansville Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. in partnership with the Delta Research and Educational Foundation are bringing you another "Elegant Affair" with the 11th Annual Strawberries & Champagne Gala: Shimmer & Glimmer. The...
Sun., Feb 16, 4:00pm
Join the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra for a soul-stirring, hand-raising celebration of faith, unity, and eternal hope as the orchestra is joined by members of the Philharmonic Chorus and singers from New Hope Baptist and other area churches to perform gospel...
Mon., Feb 17, 9:18am
Support Castle High School's Marching Knights and other band programs with an evening of food, live and silent auctions, and toe-tapping jazz music played by the middle and high school ensembles. ...
Tue., Feb 18, 6:30pm
Beulah Gray, newspaper editor and historian, was a lifelong resident of Pike County. Willard Library's presentation, by University of Southern Indiana archivist Jennifer Greene, showcases some of the badges and letters Beulah received from soldiers and a young woman in...
Wed., Feb 19, 4:00pm
Bring your loved ones along for a special story time where grandparents are invited to share or read a story. ...
Thu., Feb 20
Georgia native Brantley Gilbert is turning up the heat with his new Fire't Up Tour, featuring special guests Dylan Scott and Brandon Lay. ...
Thu., Feb 20, 6:00pm
Cultural Communications is an event created out of the necessity to learn about cultures and diversity at a deeper level in the Tri-State. It is a discussion panel series with rotating moderators, panelists, and varying topics. ...
Fri., Feb 21
 The Go Red for Women Luncheon focuses on preventing heart disease and stroke by promoting healthy lifestyles, building awareness, and raising funds to support research and education initiatives. Cardiovascular diseases, which include stroke, claim the life of a woman about...
Fri., Feb 21, 7:30pm
In the throes of unprecedented challenges to privacy, truth, and personal expression, Aquila Theatre brings "1984," George Orwell’s cautionary novel, to the stage 75 years after its publication. ...
Sat., Feb 22, 7:30pm
 Two distinct shows hit the stage for one night. Shaun Johnson’s Big Band Experience is a rare newcomer to traditional pop, fusing big band spirit with an inventive edge. Tonic Sol-Fa has established itself not only as the most in-demand...
Wed., Feb 26, 3:00 - 5:00
Discover how the University of Southern Indiana promotes collaborative learning, service, and engagement opportunities with local, regional, state, national, and global communities through its programs and partnerships. ...
Thu., Feb 27, 12:00pm
 Dine on a lunch of soup and salad while enjoying artwork from Patchwork Central’s Arts and Smarts Children’s Program and live and silent auctions. All proceeds benefit Patchwork Central. ...
Thu., Feb 27
Dwight Yoakam has sold more than 25 million albums worldwide and is a 21-time nominated, multiple Grammy award winner, stopping by Evansville on his tour to share his biggest hits. ...
Sat., Feb 29
Bring your doggies out to the rink during the Evansville Thunderbolt's Dogs Night Out. The Chuch-a-Pucks sold that evening will benefit the Warrick Humane Society. ...
Sat., Feb 29, 10:00am - 2:30pm
Have fun during a Leap Day Chess Tournament at the CK Newsome Community Center. The tournament is open to kids up to eighth grade. ...
Sat., Feb 29
 Owensboro Museum of Fine Art’s annual juried exhibition features a competition for regional artists offering more than $3,000 and juried by Evansville artist and educator Jon Siau. This exhibit runs until April 24. ...
Sat., Feb 29
 Owensboro Museum of Fine Art’s Great Gifts exhibit showcases a collection of more than three dozen works of art in a wide variety of media recently acquired for the museum’s permanent collection. This exhibit runs until April 24. ...
Sat., Feb 29, 7:00pm
Roger Kalia, one of the five candidates for music directorship with the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra, will conduct the orchestra in Zoltán Kodály's "Dances of Galanta," Rodrigo's "Conciertos De Aranjuez," and Mendelssohn's Symphony No. 3 "Scottish." ...
Continuing Events:
Thu., Jan 2 - Thu., Mar 12
 Throw in your chance at $10,000, $25,000, or $50,000 prizes in the Easterseals All Cash Raffle. Tickets will be available from Jan. 2 to March 12 at noon, for $100 at the Easterseals Rehabilitation Center. The public is invited to share...

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