December 17, 2017
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Saturday, December 2nd, 2017

Events Starting on This Day:
Sat., Dec 2, 8:00 - 10:45
Enjoy a holly jolly breakfast with Santa at GattiTown Evansville. Take part in story time with Santa, Christmas movies, photo ops, free video games, and prize giveaways. Reservations can be made online and cost $14.99 each, breakfast included. ...
Sat., Dec 2, 9:00am
The Rotary Santa Run combines Christmas spirit with a 5K walk/run and one-mile family stroll. Each participant receives a five-piece Santa outfit to wear during the event. The Rotary Santa Run is the main fundraiser for the Rotary Foundation of...
Sat., Dec 2, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Celebrate Christmas with Wilde Horticulture Services. The open house will feature food by Jayson Munoz Caters, cupcakes by the Pacetre, and a large selection of fresh-cut greenery, wreaths, garlands, house plants, terrarium plants, succulents, and more. Anyone who attends can enter...
Sat., Dec 2
The Southern Indiana Region of Porsche Club of America's (SIR-PCA) Christmas Party will be held at the D-Patrick Porsche showroom to provide lunch for the D-Patrick staff, Toys for Tots staff, and SIR-PCA members. The members bring toys to fill...
Sat., Dec 2 - Sun., Dec 3
Step back in time as Newburgh, Indiana, rolls out the 1800s for Newburgh Celebrates Christmas. On Saturday and Sunday guests will enjoy characters and musicians strolling the streets dressed in Dickens costumes, chestnuts roasting on an open fire, a giant...
Sat., Dec 2, 12:00 - 5:00
Have your photo taken with Santa Claus for $15. Proceeds benefit the shelter and homeless animals. ...
Sat., Dec 2, 2:00pm
Lewis Bakeries sponsors this Christmas event at the Victory Theatre. Advance tickets cost $9 for children and $13 or more for adults. ...
Sat., Dec 2 - Sun., Dec 3
Enjoy a hot buffet breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Claus in Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden’s Rainforest Grill. Children receive a treat bag and enjoy making a special holiday craft. Ticket prices vary. ...
Sat., Dec 2, 5:00pm
The Historic Newburgh Festival of Trees and Holiday Home Tour is one of the highlights of Newburgh Celebrates Christmas. The Home tour, beginning at 5 p.m., will feature two signature Newburgh homes decked out for the holiday. Festival of Trees...
Sat., Dec 2, 6:30pm
This Christmas season The Foundry is presenting “Love FOUND in a Manger.” The event will include musicians of all ages and a wide range of styles — all presented to celebrate the Christmas season’s central character and event — the...
Sat., Dec 2, 7:00pm
Come enjoy Owensboro Dance Theatre’s “The Nutcracker” in its 25th year. Marie will dance into her dreams with the Nutcracker prince. People of all ages will find the joy of Christmas through the beauty of music and dance. ...
Sat., Dec 2, 7:00pm
Whether you're naughty or nice, this yuletide extravaganza is guaranteed to deliver the gift of holiday music to you and your entire family. ...
Sat., Dec 2, 7:15pm
Cheer on the Evansville Thunderbolts during the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle night as they take on the Huntsville, Alabama, Havoc. ...
Continuing Events:
Sun., Sep 10 - Sun., Dec 31
The John Streetman Alcove houses a private collection of art created from everyday objects by soldiers during the world wars. ...
Sun., Oct 15 - Sun., Dec 3
Presented in cooperation with the Arts Council of Southwestern Indiana, this juried competition is open to regional artists and features paintings, drawings, prints, photographs, sculpture, and mixed media. ...
Sun., Oct 15 - Sun., Jan 7
This exhibition explores the social reforms from the 1890s to the 1920s, including suffrage and child labor. ...
Sat., Nov 4 - Fri., Dec 15
See the work of this Indiana University associate professor of metalsmithing and jewelry design on display at the New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art. ...
Sun., Nov 19 - Sun., Dec 31
Take a tour through the Reitz Home Museum as it is transformed into a Christmas celebration. ...
Thu., Nov 23 - Mon., Jan 1
This annual winter light show benefits local children and adults with disabilities and features a mile of sparkling lights with more than 60 elaborate scenes. Horse-drawn carriage rides are available nightly for additional cost. ...
Thu., Nov 23 - Sat., Dec 30
The ninth annual Santa Claus Land of Lights Family Christmas Light Adventure opens for the season on Thanksgiving night, Nov. 23. Located inside Lake Rudolph Campground & RV Resort, this custom drive-through outdoor light show tells the shining story of...
Fri., Nov 24 - Mon., Jan 1
Golf through Walther’s outdoor mini golf course lit with Christmas lights and decorations for the holiday season. ...
Thu., Nov 30 - Sun., Dec 3
First performed in 1969 and USI’s oldest musical tradition, the Madrigal Feaste is a festive dinner and concert set in Renaissance Ireland. Attendees witness the reenactment of a royal feast, with processionals and holiday music accompanying each item on the...
Fri., Dec 1 - Sat., Dec 2
Enjoy an evening of exceptional dinner theater and traditional German Christmas music. ...
Fri., Dec 1 - Sun., Dec 3
For nine years, 911 Gives Hope, Townsquare Media, and Henderson Chevrolet Buick GMC have partnered to create 911 Gives Hope for the Holidays to ensure a little more sparkle is added to those children spending the holiday in one of...
Fri., Dec 1 - Sun., Dec 3
The lighting of luminaries along the streets and the Festival of Trees at Preservation Hall kicks off Friday night. On Saturday and Sunday, characters and musicians dressed in Dickens-era costumes stroll through the town, which also feature roasted chestnuts and...
Fri., Dec 1 - Sun., Dec 3
For three days, Boonville, Indiana, comes alive with events to celebrate the holiday season. Free activities for families and children, the lighting of the square and Johnson Park, pony rides, caroling, a live nativity, visits with Santa, a festival of...
Fri., Dec 1 - Sun., Dec 3
The Evansville Christmas Show will feature of 220 booths of Christmas crafts, gift items, and bargains under one roof. With vendors from across the region and thousands of unique items, there's something for everyone on your list. Kids also get...

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