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June, 2017

Events Starting in This Month:
Thu., Jun 1 - Fri., Jun 30
Fries and Viewegh display their oil paintings. A reception takes place 5 to 7 p.m. June 1. ...
Thu., Jun 1, 5:00 - 7:00
Enjoy a glass of wine or beer and complimentary hors d’oeuvres in the unique and historic setting of the garden, veranda, and carriage house. Live entertainment. ...
Fri., Jun 2, 11:00am - 8:00pm
Visit the Evansville Museum free of admission charge from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. during the first Friday of the month. Family-friendly activities and crafts often are planned. ...
Fri., Jun 2, 5:00 - 8:00
The Rumjahn Gallery presents Groove is in The Heart, an art exhibit featuring Michael Key and Christina Zimmer Robinson. Free Admission and refreshments. ...
Fri., Jun 2, 6:30 - 10:00
Vectren presents a stroll on the riverfront, music, food, desserts, libations, and a silent auction. Proceeds benefit the Evansville Parks Foundation, Keep Evansville Beautiful, the Greenway Lighting Project, and the State Hospital Dog Park. ...
Sat., Jun 3, 9:00am - Sun., Jun 4, 4:00pm
 Take a walk around the historic village of New Harmony and surround yourself with a collection of artists, authors, musicians, food trucks, and vendors at the annual Arts in Harmony Festival. The weekend includes some of the Tri-State's most talented artists...
Sat., Jun 3, 9:00am - 2:00pm
This is the Evansville area’s largest one-day book sale, featuring a collection of fiction, history, cookbooks, and more. ...
Sat., Jun 3
The race will begin on St. Wendel Church grounds with a Kids Dash and 5K walk/run. There is an entry fee of $25 for the 5K and $10 for the Kids Dash.  ...
Sat., Jun 3, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Community Day is designed to help achieve the United Fidelity Bank’s mission while giving the public an opportunity to interact with many diverse Warrick County organizations. Community Day is free of charge including refreshments. Activities for the family include giant...
Sat., Jun 3, 11:00am - 2:00pm
This family-friendly event will have live musical entertainment, lunch, and games for kids! All proceeds will support the 2018 Methodist Build home for Habitat for Humanity of Evansville. ...
Sat., Jun 3, 4:00pm
Three Hoosier artists exhibit their work during this free reception. Galleries, antique shops, and downtown establishments remain open. Artwork remains on display until July 9. ...
Sat., Jun 3 - Sun., Jun 11
Southern Indiana Events benefitting Make-A-Wish® is hosting its second annual “Cottages for Kids” fundraising event presented by Parade of Homes in partnership with F.C. Tucker Emge. Champions of our community have built uniquely designed children’s playhouses that will be raffled off...
Sat., Jun 3
The sidewalks in Jasper, Indiana, come to life with hands-on activities, demonstrations, performances, displays, and an art market. ...
Sat., Jun 3 - Wed., Jun 21
The Mercatus exhibition featuring artists who own small business is on display daily. ...
Sat., Jun 3, 6:30pm
Progressive traditionalist Lee Ann Womack has sung for Presidents, the Concert for the Nobel Prize, and Maya Angelou’s Celebration of Joy Rising. More importantly, the Grammy-winner built a career seeking songs that slice life wide open to let the pain,...
Sat., Jun 3, 7:00pm
Fun will team up with philanthropy as blondes face off against brunettes in the 2017 Evansville RivALZ women’s flag-football game to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association of Greater Kentucky and Southern Indiana. Two teams of women – divided to reflect the...
Sun., Jun 4, 12:00 - 6:00
The inaugural outdoor “Evansville Food Truck Festival” is coming to the Eastland Mall. Indulge in the area’s top food trucks and experience a range of culinary tastes from American comfort to seafood, barbecue, desserts and more. Cast your vote for...
Sun., Jun 4, 1:00 - 4:00
Tri-State Cancer Survivor Day's Celebration of Hope is for all cancer survivors in the Tri-State area and their tribes, meaning their family and friends who support them. There will be games and 'Survivor' challenges music, balloons, treats, photo opps, and...
Sun., Jun 4, 2:00pm
The YMCA of Southwestern Indiana is very excited to announce the 7th Annual YMCA Kids Triathlon! This triathlon will be for kids ages 5-14 and consist of swimming, biking, and running. ...
Mon., Jun 5 - Fri., Jun 9
Middle school boys exploring engineering learn from UE faculty, staff, and students. Professors teach classes that culminate in hands-on projects, and field trips offer a look at engineering careers in action. ...
Mon., Jun 5, 11:30am
The annual scramble benefits the Tri-State Multiple Sclerosis Association and includes 18 holes of golf with a cart, lunch and dinner, silent auction, and pre-event driving range access. ...
Mon., Jun 5, 11:30am
Grab your clubs and pull on your favorite patterned socks before joining YWCA for a round of golf at Oak Meadow Country Club. The day features lunch, 18-holes of golf, and many fun prizes while benefiting the YWCA. ...
Tue., Jun 6, 4:00pm
All are welcome to join us for a grand slam summer fundraiser for the Greater Evansville Ball Halls of Fame. With a $5 admission, you can enjoy a great day packed with sports action. Cheer for 32 top local and...
Wed., Jun 7, 12:00pm
Alan Williamson will perform 60’s British Pop–Rock music. The Brown Bag Performance Series is a free program offered to the community by the Arts Council of Southwestern Indiana. ...
Wed., Jun 7, 6:00pm
Easterseals honors the Trockman family — Wayne, Jill, Ben, and Josh — for its contributions to the area. Reservations are required. ...
Thu., Jun 8, 5:00 - 7:00
Enjoy a glass of wine or beer and complimentary hors d’oeuvres in the unique and historic setting of the garden, veranda, and carriage house. Live entertainment. ...
Thu., Jun 8, 5:00pm
Board game fans of all ages are invited to play the Evansville Museum’s vast collection of board games on the second Thursday of each month. Snacks are provided. ...
Thu., Jun 8, 6:00pm
The “A Butterfly to Remember” memorial event is an annual AseraCare gathering to honor and remember loved ones who have passed away this year by families, friends, and the Evansville community. Our event is free and open to everyone in...
Fri., Jun 9
This day of competitive clay shooting aims to support families of critically ill children. ...
Fri., Jun 9 - Sun., Jun 11
Visit with voice actors, artists, and dealers, and participate in cosplay and video game tournaments. The annual event brings together anime and video games for a weekend and raises money for area programs. ...
Fri., Jun 9, 9:44am
This year's golf scramble fundraiser for the USI Varsity Club is sponsored by Deaconess Hospital and The Diamond Galleria. Registration and practice begins at 7 a.m. Shotgun starts at 7:30 a.m. The awards banquet will be held in the Cambridge...
Fri., Jun 9, 11:00am
The American Cancer Society Relay for Life is the world’s largest and most impactful fundraising event to end cancer. ...
Sat., Jun 10, 8:00am
The first annual Be Fit 5K presented by Orange Theory Fitness will take place Garvin Park & Greenway. The cost is $20 for 5K Run & Competitive Walk and Kids Dash is free (medal only). ...
Sat., Jun 10, 8:00am
The nurses of the Recruitment, Retention, and Recognition Council at St. Vincent Evansville are holding a sand volleyball tournament to benefit the Rebekah Shinabarger Scholarship Fund. Rebekah Shinabarger was a Registered Nurse in St. Mary’s Intensive Care Unit while a...
Sat., Jun 10
Twice each month, participants create journal pages explore creative techniques designed to increase their knowledge of artist tools, paints, and various other supplies. ...
Sat., Jun 10
Revel in a fun-filled evening of beer and wine sampling from more than two dozen vendors. Live music, entertainment and exotic animals round out the experience. ...
Sat., Jun 10 - Sun., Jun 11
 Antiques and pre-1970s vintage items take center stage in New Harmony, Indiana, during the annual Golden Raintree Antiques Show and Sale. Vendors from seven states will line Main Street and the inside of the Ribeyre Gym with more than 50...
Sat., Jun 10, 10:00am - 4:00pm
This family-friendly event includes hands-on activities and opportunities to meet live animals. ...
Sat., Jun 10, 10:00am
Join this 60-mile motorcycle ride through southern Indiana to benefit Hope Central and their mission to provide food and clothing for those in need. The ride will begin at Bud’s Harley-Davidson and end at Hope Central. The first rider costs...
Sat., Jun 10, 10:00am
Join us for Swap ‘Til You Drop: A Kids Clothing Swap presented by Harrison College — Evansville Campus. Are your little ones growing like weeds? Swap 'Til You Drop is the perfect way to swap out those gently used kids...
Sat., Jun 10, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Lucas Oil Center has announced the grand opening of its new Westside location and their grand opening for the public. There will be free soft drinks, hot dogs, and hamburgers; a USAC sprint car display; USA 1 Monster Truck appearance;...
Sat., Jun 10, 3:00 - 9:00
During the Cruise-In there will be music, raffle tickets, ice cream, and costumed characters for the kids to enjoy while walking along beautiful and historic West Franklin Street enjoying the sights and sounds of an assortment of gorgeous classic cars,...
Sat., Jun 10
Colorectal cancer is one of the most preventable of cancers and yet is still the third most commonly diagnosed cancer and the third leading cause of cancer death in the U.S. in both men and women. For the past decade,...
Sat., Jun 10, 6:00pm
Come enjoy great food, live music, and fun at the USI Party on the Quad. Meet the bands Calabash and Quinn DeVeaux and take part in caricature art, cornhole, and a photo booth. You must be 21 or older to...
Sat., Jun 10, 7:00pm
Enjoy this evening in cMoe’s outdoor playground as people dance in the streets, play team trivia, sing karaoke, and explore cMoe's galleries. All guests must be 21 years of age or older. ...
Sun., Jun 11 - Wed., Jun 14
Women pursuing engineering degrees in college provide counsel to middle school girls interested in the field. Classes culminate in hands-on projects, and field trips offer a look at engineering careers in action. ...
Mon., Jun 12, 7:30am
St. Mary’s Health Foundation invites all area businesses and individuals to a fun day of golf, food and fellowship at their 37th Annual Heritage Open golf scramble. Proceeds from the event will provide healthcare services to underserved and uninsured children...
Wed., Jun 14
A re-imagining of Puccini's La Bohème, Rent is the story of seven starving artists struggling to follow their dreams in New York City. ...
Wed., Jun 14 - Sat., Jun 17
Celebrate legendary Henderson, Kentucky, resident and “Father of the Blues” W.C. Handy, while jamming to some of the finest local and national blues in the country. Enjoy good blues and good food. ...
Thu., Jun 15, 7:30 - 9:00
People of all faiths are invited to enjoy a morning of community engagement — breakfast, keynote presentations, and celebration of faiths — in support of neighbors in need of decent and affordable housing. ...
Thu., Jun 15
Twice each month, participants create journal pages explore creative techniques designed to increase their knowledge of artist tools, paints, and various other supplies. ...
Thu., Jun 15, 11:00am - 2:00pm
Every year there are more than 5,000,000 Americans who are victims of elder abuse. In 2015, the State of Indiana investigated over 9,500 cases of elderly abuse and both Ohio and Illinois reported 14,000 cases. We can imagine a world...
Thu., Jun 15, 12:00pm
Derrick Stewart is welcomed as the guest speaker at the AAF of Greater Evansville Membership Drive and Leadership Meeting. ...
Thu., Jun 15, 5:00 - 7:00
Enjoy a glass of wine or beer and complimentary hors d’oeuvres in the unique and historic setting of the garden, veranda, and carriage house. Live entertainment. ...
Thu., Jun 15, 5:00pm
Doors open at 5:00 p.m. with a meal at 6:00 p.m., annual meeting at 6:30 p.m., and a special presentation by Coach Keady starting at 7:00 p.m. $75 per ticket includes dinner and dessert. ...
Thu., Jun 15, 8:00pm
Folk rockers The Avett Brothers released their newest album, True Sadness, achieving their highest career debut to date dominating multiple charts. In addition, True Sadness continues to garner overwhelming critical acclaim with many considering it the band’s finest release yet....
Sat., Jun 17, 9:00am - 12:30pm
Representatives from the St. Vincent Evansville team will be on hand to answer questions and share success stories: Behavioral Health Center for Children Emergency Department Social Workers Case Managers Health Access Advocates A variety of representatives from community organizations also will attend: Independent Tri-State therapists Brainpower Neurodevelopmental Center Project...
Sat., Jun 17 - Fri., Jun 30
The Alumni Travel Program visits cities of Central and Eastern Europe, including Berlin, Prague, Vienna, Budapest, Krakow, and Warsaw. ...
Sat., Jun 17, 10:00am - Sun., Jun 18, 2:00pm
Visit four private gardens, Indiana University's Hilltop Garden, and this year's Flower Show at the Monroe County History Center. This flower show's theme is "Faces and Vases," illustrating imaginative ways of celebrating family, friends, and others with flowers. Tickets for the...
Sat., Jun 17, 2:00 - 7:00
Appreciate the cultural diversity and promote the successful inclusion of Latinos in the community during this fiesta. ...
Sun., Jun 18 - Fri., Jun 23
High school girls learn from college students and professors in a five-day camp that includes field trips, interaction with mentors, and a closing program. ...
Mon., Jun 19 - Fri., Jun 23
This weeklong program hosted by the Special Collections Department offers genealogy and history programs until midnight each night. ...
Mon., Jun 19, 11:00am
Tee off against classmates from Reitz Memorial and Mater Dei High School. All proceeds generated from the Classic are split equally between Reitz Memorial and Mater Dei high schools and are used to support the students’ educational needs. ...
Tue., Jun 20, 6:15pm
Stifel is pleased to announce the presentation of an informative seminar, “Planning for a Comfortable Retirement,” to be hosted by Bryan Ruder, financial advisor with the firm’s Evansville office. Saving and planning for retirement is one of the most important...
Wed., Jun 21
Learn about science and technology from leading experts in an interactive, informal atmosphere where there’s no such thing as a dumb question. ...
Wed., Jun 21 - Sat., Jun 24
The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Punch Brothers, Los Lobos, and many others perform bluegrass music at the International Bluegrass Music Museum’s biggest fundraising event of the year. ...
Thu., Jun 22 - Sun., Jun 25
An Evansville summer wouldn't be complete without the annual ShrinersFest. Returning to the air and streets of Downtown, this four-day event features an air show, family-friendly activities, a military reenactment, cruise-in, carnival rides, food vendors, live music, and more. ...
Fri., Jun 23
Hosted by the Mesker Zoo Chapter of the American Association of Zookeepers, this “striking” annual event includes a bowl-a-thon and silent auction. Help funds in situ (on-site) conservation efforts in areas of the world where rhinos are impacted by threats...
Fri., Jun 23, 11:30am - 1:30pm
Each Friday for the rest of the summer, a local food truck will be parked at the Nature Center. Enjoy their yummy food AND get discounted admission to Wesselman Woods that day with your purchase! So ditch the PB&J and...
Sat., Jun 24, 7:00am
This annual event — which includes a triathlon and duathlon — returns to the Scales Lake Park in Boonville, Indiana, for a morning filled with running, biking, and swimming. ...
Sat., Jun 24 - Sun., Jun 25
You’ll be green with envy when you tour these 14 spectacular gardens throughout the Tri-State. Master gardeners are available at each location to answer questions. Proceeds go toward horticultural scholarships and educational programs. ...
Sat., Jun 24, 11:00am - 3:00pm
The fourth Saturday of every month is designated a Super Saturday family day, filled with themed crafts, activities, challenges, and guest lectures. ...
Sat., Jun 24, 11:00am - 3:00pm
P.A.A.W.S will be on hand offering pet adoptions. There will be free hot dogs, soft drinks, and chips from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. EPD’s Mounted Unit horses, Blondie and Speck, will be accessible to the public from noon to...
Sat., Jun 24
Party like an animal with the Vanderburgh County Humane Society as it celebrates 60 years of service to the community's furry friends. The day includes children's activities, behind-the-scene shelter tours, meet-and-greets with the animals, and more. Admission is free for...
Sat., Jun 24, 5:00pm
This year the outdoor movies will once again be at the Lou Dennis Community Park in Newburgh. This is the park where Fortress of Fun and Newburgh Pool are located. Movie will be shown in the grass/soccer field area behind...
Sat., Jun 24, 6:30pm
Appetite for Destruction delivers the definitive Guns N’ Roses show, performing all the hit singles, rock radio staples, and G N’ R fan favorites with acute attention to detail, serving as both outstanding look-a-likes and sound-a-likes for the ‘80s rock...
Sat., Jun 24, 6:30pm
Appetite for Destruction delivers the definitive Guns N’ Roses show, performing all the hit singles, rock radio staples, and G N’ R fan favorites with acute attention to detail, serving as both outstanding look-a-likes and sound-a-likes for the ‘80s rock...
Sun., Jun 25 - Thu., Jun 29
This year’s girls-only camp focuses on the applications of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines at Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari by using the park as a laboratory for experiments and activities. ...
Tue., Jun 27, 5:00 - 8:00
This event will feature live music, barbecue tastings, and beer. Each attendee also will have the opportunity to meet Steven Raichlen and receive a copy of his latest book, "Barbecue Sauces Rubs and Marinades: Bastes, Butters, and Glazes Too." Tickets...
Thu., Jun 29
Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden says thank you to its zoo members for their dedication and support. ...
Thu., Jun 29, 6:00pm
Woodmont Health Campus is hosting a free educational workshop about the VA Aid and Attendance benefit for veterans and their families. This event is open to the public and will take place at the senior living community. Please call 812-897-4114...
Fri., Jun 30, 11:30am - 1:30pm
Each Friday for the rest of the summer, a local food truck will be parked at the Nature Center. Enjoy their yummy food AND get discounted admission to Wesselman Woods that day with your purchase! So ditch the PB&J and...
Fri., Jun 30, 9:00pm
Celebrate the start of the weekend by checking out a Holiday World fireworks show. ...
Continuing Events:
Wed., Mar 15 - Thu., Nov 30
 Historic New Harmony, Indiana, daily offers guided tours, including an orientation film at the Atheneum Visitors Center, Atheneum exhibits, special programming, and access to numerous historic sites and special exhibits. ...
Sat., Apr 1 - Fri., Jun 30
Days of Caring are community-wide events in which the United Way connects volunteers with nonprofit agencies in need of help. More than 900 volunteers donate their time and talents to meaningful projects that nonprofits might not otherwise have the resources...
Sun., Apr 23 - Sun., Jul 9
 Assembled from private and public collections, this exhibition details the life and work of Evansville Courier cartoonist and city booster Karl Kae Knecht. ...
Sun., Apr 30 - Sun., Jul 9
 The Old Gallery features large-scale plein-air paintings of Spanish artist Ramon Vilanova. ...
Thu., May 4 - Sat., Jun 10
This event pairs floral interpretations by regional artists, designers, and master gardeners with art in the Museum’s permanent collection. Lectures, demonstrations, and other programs to be held. The opening will be from 6-8 p.m. on May 4. ...
Sun., May 7 - Sun., Sep 3
 University of Southern Indiana assistant professor of art Alisa “Al” Holen exhibits her ceramics in the John Streetman Alcove. ...
Mon., May 15 - Mon., Jun 5
The McCutchan Art Center/Pace Galleries will present Second Life, an exhibit featuring paintings, drawings and ceramic works of University of Southern Indiana art alumnus Tadashi Kojima. Artwork of the children he teaches at USI's Southern Indiana Japanese School in Evansville...
Sat., May 27 - Sun., Sep 24
The farmer's market, located in the Edgewater Grille parking lot, is more of a happening than just a market. Guests will find the very best seasonal produce complemented by products like honey, grass fed meats, dairy products, flowers, cheese, breads,...
Sun., May 28 - Sun., Aug 20
A private collection of 19th-century prints traces the development of fine printmaking through one of the most influential periods of art. ...
Tue., May 30 - Sat., Jun 3
Boom Squad’s BoomFest End of School Year Carnival – Beer Garden 5–9 p.m .daily – Rides & Games 5–10 p.m. daily – Food 10 a.m.–10 p.m. daily – Food trucks – Performances by multiple drum lines Saturday, June 3rd at 1 p.m. Wristbands $15 per day Advance...

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