December 17, 2017
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Saturday, December 16th, 2017

Events Starting on This Day:
Sat., Dec 16, 10:00am - 12:00pm
The Citizens for Liberty is hosting its 15th annual Bill of Rights Day Celebration. The event is free and open to the public with refreshments, door prizes, an essay contest, and a guest speaker. The intent and purpose of the...
Sat., Dec 16, 11:00am
Oak Hill Cemetery once again will host Wreaths Across America, a growing Tri-State tradition honoring veterans during the holiday season on the National Day of Remembrance. The service will be conducted by the Evansville Civil Air Patrol River City Cadet...
Sat., Dec 16 - Sun., Dec 17
Snack on cookies, sip hot chocolate, and get a photo with Santa at the West Side Nut Club's 19th Annual Santa Land on Franklin Street. The event is from 3-6 p.m. both days. ...
Sat., Dec 16, 2:00pm
Performed by students from the regional Children’s Center for Dance Education, “The Nutcracker,” a classic Christmas story centered on a family’s Christmas Eve celebration and a young girl’s awakening to the wider world and romantic love. ...
Sat., Dec 16
Celebrate the art, history, and science of the winter season through crafts, activities, and special guests. ...
Sat., Dec 16, 7:00pm
Come to St. Joseph Catholic Church to enjoy Handel's Messiah by candlelight at 7 p.m. ET. Advance tickets cost $23 or $25 at the door. ...
Sat., Dec 16, 7:00pm
Performed by students from the regional Children’s Center for Dance Education, “The Nutcracker,” a classic Christmas story centered on a family’s Christmas Eve celebration and a young girl’s awakening to the wider world and romantic love. ...
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., Jan 7
This exhibition explores the social reforms from the 1890s to the 1920s, including suffrage and child labor. ...
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. ...
Sun., Dec 10 - Sun., Feb 4
Ceramics, metalwork, textiles, glass, and mixed media are featured in this competitive exhibition open to artists residing in Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, Tennessee, Missouri, and Ohio. ...
Sun., Dec 10 - Sun., Mar 4
Members of the Evansville Museum’s Docent Association and staff will curate an exhibition of their favorite objects in the Museum’s permanent collection. ...
Fri., Dec 15, 10:00am - Sat., Dec 16, 8:00pm
 The goal is simple: 20 hours, 200 animals, 200 homes. Adopt a pet and help empty the shelter so every homeless animal can spend Christmas under the tree in their forever home. Reduced or waived adoption fees will be available...

Upcoming Events in the Tri-State: