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August, 2018

Events Starting in This Month:
Thu., Aug 2, 11:00am - Sat., Aug 4, 11:59pm
Germania Maennerchor, Evansville’s oldest surviving German singing group, celebrates its Deutsch heritage each August with authentic German dancing, beer, food, and music. ...
Thu., Aug 2 - Fri., Aug 3
Bowlers and non-bowlers are invited out to the fun at Diamond Lanes in Owensboro, Kentucky. This fun, family-friendly event also includes a silent auction. ...
Thu., Aug 2 - Sun., Aug 5
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. ...
Thu., Aug 2, 5:00pm
This program delivers free admission to the Evansville Museum and to lectures, family activities, workshops, and other fun activities every Thursday. This program is made possible with a generous grant from the Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indiana. ...
Thu., Aug 2, 6:00 - 8:00
Join Painting with a Twist for a fundraiser in support of the Evansville Police Department Foundation. ...
Fri., Aug 3, 11:30am
Enjoy an outdoor lunch downtown with live music. Attendees can bring their own lunch, grab a to-go lunch from a local restaurant, or support local food vendors at the park. ...
Fri., Aug 3, 5:00 - 8:00
Enjoy a fish fry and hoe down with live music by DB Master Tunes. ...
Fri., Aug 3, 5:30pm
First Friday is a free, monthly celebration of arts and culture in the Haynie’s Corner Arts District with art, live music, street performers, food, and drinks. ...
Fri., Aug 3, 7:00pm
This free concert features organist Steven Smith, a master’s student from the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana. ...
Fri., Aug 3, 7:00pm
Join the Evansville River City Bop Club every first Friday of the month for some swing dancing. The club does it all — East Coast swing, West Coast swing, Cha Cha, line dances, and waltzes. ...
Sat., Aug 4, 7:00am
The YMCA 5K/10K is the first in the YMCA series of races for the year. Choose your distance — 5K or 10K — to kick off your racing season. ...
Sat., Aug 4, 8:00am
Join Keep Evansville Beautiful and other community members to clean up the city. For two hours in the morning, participants dedicate themselves to cleaning up litter in a designated area of town. ...
Sat., Aug 4, 10:00am - 3:00pm
Get ready to shop 'til you drop at The Farmhouse Charm's Market Day with various local vendors and makers, giveaways, and activities for kids. ...
Sat., Aug 4, 11:30am
This exciting new program on the first Saturday of every month is for young children and their caregivers. Reggie the Museum Shark, our resident shark puppet, likes to go on adventures around the museum. Participants are encouraged to bring their...
Sat., Aug 4, 1:00 - 3:00
Take part in a new summer program for children ages 6 to 12 that includes an interactive game, craft, and a mini tour related to interested New Harmony, Indiana, history. ...
Sat., Aug 4
Come explore the zoo and see how the animal care team provides a healthy and enriching environment for the zoo’s animals. The day will be filled with fun activities to learn more about the animals.   ...
Sat., Aug 4, 5:30pm
Enjoy entertainment and food while supporting PAAWS. A Divas and Dogs show featuring four-legged friends of all breeds and mixed breeds will be featured. ...
Sun., Aug 5 - Tue., Aug 7
Make it an August to remember when you join your friends at French Lick Resort for a celebration of women’s golf. For the past seven years, The Alice Dye Invitational has been one of our most popular and fun golf...
Sun., Aug 5
Bark at the Park is a fun experience where fans can bring their dogs to enjoy an afternoon at the ballpark as the Evansville Otters host the Schaumburg Boomers. ...
Mon., Aug 6, 7:00am
Grab your clubs and hit the green for Oak Meadow Country Club’s annual golf scramble. All proceeds go back to support the club’s mentoring programs. ...
Wed., Aug 8 - Fri., Aug 10
The Mid-America Institute on Aging and Wellness, or MAIA, is a two-day gerontology conference for lay persons, nurses, social workers, older adults, and professionals working in the field of gerontology. ...
Thu., Aug 9, 5:00pm
This program delivers free admission to the Evansville Museum and to lectures, family activities, workshops, and other fun activities every Thursday. This program is made possible with a generous grant from the Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indiana. ...
Thu., Aug 9, 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. ...
Thu., Aug 9, 6:00 - 8:00
Enjoy local food trucks and live bands during Evansville's Music in the Park series. ...
Fri., Aug 10, 5:00pm
Enjoy free admission with prizes at every inning during the e Night at the Otters. ...
Sat., Aug 11, 7:00am
Kick off a day of listening to fantastic live bluegrass music in Audubon Mill Park at the Bluegrass in the Park/Folklife Festival with a hearty breakfast of pancakes, sausage, eggs, and more. ...
Sat., Aug 11, 8:00am
The sound of Scottish bagpipes will fill the air as the 2018 Southwestern Indiana Hadi Highland Games will celebrate Scottish, Irish, and Welsh heritage. The Highland celebration will include a 5K Braveheart run, traditional Scottish Highland games, Scottish and Irish...
Sat., Aug 11, 9:00am
Search through a wide variety of quality antiques, vintage collectibles, repurposed home decor, furniture, and artisan and handcrafted items from 300 vendors throughout seven buildings. ...
Sat., Aug 11
The second Saturday of every month, kids create journal pages as they explore creative techniques. ...
Sat., Aug 11, 11:30am
The second Saturday and third Thursday of every month, participants create journal pages as they explore creative techniques. No art skills are necessary. ...
Sat., Aug 11, 1:00 - 3:00
See the restoration in progress at the 1899 Henry Cook Mansion, a former entry on the Preservation Alliance of Evansville’s Top 10 Endangered List. ...
Sat., Aug 11, 6:30pm
7 Bridges:The Ultimate EAGLES Experience is an accurate tribute to the music of the Eagles. Using no backing tracks or harmonizers, 7 Bridges faithfully recreates the experience of an Eagles concert from the band’s most prolific period. ...
Sat., Aug 11, 7:00 - 10:30
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...
Sun., Aug 12, 9:00am
Search through a wide variety of quality antiques, vintage collectibles, repurposed home decor, furniture, and artisan and handcrafted items from 300 vendors throughout seven buildings. ...
Sun., Aug 12
Heather Land's hilarious videos have us laughing with more than 300 million views. Now you can see her in person on the 2018 comedy tour. ...
Sun., Aug 12, 2:00pm
Receive more information about the Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden Docent Volunteer Program at the informational meeting. Use zoo entrance/parking at Bement and St. Joe avenues. ...
Wed., Aug 15, 6:00pm
Grab a beverage, feed your head, and learn about cutting-edge topics in science and technology from leading experts in an interactive, informal atmosphere where there’s no such thing as a dumb question. ...
Thu., Aug 16, 5:00pm
 This program delivers free admission to the Evansville Museum and to lectures, family activities, workshops, and other fun activities every Thursday. This program is made possible with a generous grant from the Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indiana. ...
Thu., Aug 16, 6:00pm
The second Saturday and third Thursday of every month, participants create journal pages as they explore creative techniques. No art skills are necessary. ...
Sat., Aug 18
The public is invited to join the Komen Evansville Tri-State Affiliate for a celebration of life honoring all breast cancer survivors and their guests. Start your day with a breakfast, informative guest speaker, and more. ...
Sat., Aug 18, 11:00am
Appreciate cultural diversity and promote the successful inclusion of Latinos in the community during this fiesta. ...
Sat., Aug 18, 11:58am
Angel Mounds State Historic Site will unveil its newest exhibit and invites the public to a historical marker dedication for historical archaeologist Glenn A. Black. In the new experience, visitors can see Black’s real desk, tools he used in the...
Sat., Aug 18
Enjoy an evening of entertainment, dinner, and an auction to benefit the Reitz Home Museum. ...
Sat., Aug 18, 7:30pm
Enjoy the sounds of Ranky Tanky during this special free performance in Central Park. ...
Thu., Aug 23 - Sun., Aug 26
River Valley Cluster will host the American Kennel Club dog show sponsored by the Owensboro River City Kennel Club, Southern Indiana Kennel Club, and Evansville Kennel Club. ...
Thu., Aug 23
Hosted by Atlas World, the 75-minute event is packed full of stories to make your heart smile, including a big breakfast. Donations will provide support for those impacted by cancer. ...
Thu., Aug 23, 11:00am
The Women Build Committee at Habitat for Humanity of Evansville will be hosting its third annual HabiTea fundraiser to raise money for a home for a family in need of decent, affordable housing. There will be tea tastings, a silent...
Thu., Aug 23, 5:00pm
This program delivers free admission to the Evansville Museum and to lectures, family activities, workshops, and other fun activities every Thursday. This program is made possible with a generous grant from the Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indiana. ...
Thu., Aug 23, 6:00 - 8:00
Enjoy local food trucks and live bands during Evansville's Music in the Park series. ...
Fri., Aug 24, 8:00am - Sun., Aug 26, 2:00pm
Approximately 4,000 vintage cars will be on display with concessions available, craft fair, car parts swap meet, and half-pot tickets available to benefit the Easterseals Rehabilitation Center. The event is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, 8 a.m. to...
Fri., Aug 24 - Sat., Aug 25
Chow down on deep fried catfish fiddlers, and enjoy live bands and a beer garden with Friends of Newburgh, Inc. The festival takes place 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday and noon to 8 p.m. on Saturday. ...
Sat., Aug 25, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn about caterpillars, chrysalises, and butterflies as well as their host and nectar plants at the second annual Butterfly Visit Day. ...
Sat., Aug 25, 10:00 - 11:30
Enjoy a day filled with fun and fellowship, waterslides and worship, and roller coasters and rockin’ praise music. Headlining Rock the World this year are For King & Country, 7eventh Time Down, We Are Messengers, and Ginny Owens. ...
Sat., Aug 25 - Sun., Aug 26
The 2018 Evansville Museum Geed & Comic Con will be a celebration of the art, history, and science of sci-fi, geek culture, and the art of comics. ...
Sat., Aug 25
Tough Cookie is a 5K mud run through the rugged woodland and steep hills of Girl Scouts of Southwest Indiana’s resident camp facility, Camp Koch. Participants will face natural and man-made obstacles, including crawling through muddy pits, taking an artic...
Sat., Aug 25
Enjoy a summer evening strolling among exhibitions of outstanding arts and antiques. Galleries, shops, and restaurants are open late to offer many specials while art galleries introduce the creative talents of new and exciting artists and craftspeople. ...
Sat., Aug 25, 6:00 - 9:00
Presented by Old National Bank, 100 local “chefs” from the community prepare dishes for guests to sample at this fundraising event, which benefits the Boys & Girls Club of Evansville. ...
Sat., Aug 25, 6:30pm
The Guess Who is a group that has connected with the masses throughout a hit parade, spanning fourteen Top 40 hits including "These Eyes," "Clap For the Wolfman," "Hand Me Down World," "No Time," "Star Baby," and "Share the Land."...
Sat., Aug 25, 7:00pm
Enjoy a free concert from the Wolfgang Orchestra and Chorus feature hits from popular movies like the "Raider's March" by John Williams and "Pirates of the Caribbean." ...
Sat., Aug 25, 8:00pm
Grab your blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy a free showing of Wayne's World on the lawn of EVPL West. ...
Sun., Aug 26, 5:00pm
Enjoy a free concert from the Wolfgang Orchestra and Chorus feature hits from popular movies like the "Raider's March" by John Williams and "Pirates of the Caribbean." ...
Thu., Aug 30, 11:00am
The fourth Saturday of every month is designated a Super Saturday family day, filled with themed crafts, activities, challenges, and guest lectures. ...
Thu., Aug 30, 5:00pm
This program delivers free admission to the Evansville Museum and to lectures, family activities, workshops, and other fun activities every Thursday. This program is made possible with a generous grant from the Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indiana. ...
Fri., Aug 31 - Sun., Sep 2
Evansville HydroFest™ is returning to the Downtown Evansville riverfront over Labor Day weekend to host the American Power Boat Association’s Eastern Divisional Championships for 14 classes of Inboard Boats during the three-day event. ...
Continuing Events:
Sat., May 26 - Sat., Aug 4
Come visit the Vanderburgh County libraries and explore what the library has to offer. ...
Sat., May 26 - Sat., Sep 29
The farmers 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, and...
Sat., Jul 7 - Mon., Sep 3
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 27 - Sun., Aug 5
Matt Friedman, an accountant from St. Louis, has arrived to plead his love to Sally Talley, the susceptible but uncertain daughter of the family in the ornate, deserted Victorian boathouse in Lebanon, Missouri. ...

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