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May, 2019

Events Starting in This Month:
Thu., May 2, 12:00pm
Bishop Joseph M. Siegel and representatives from a number of faith traditions will offer short prayers during this observance of the 68th National Day of Prayer. Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke will read a proclamation from the City of Evansville, and...
Thu., May 2 - Fri., May 3
A show for entrepreneurs, crafters, and enthusiasts brings a large variety of blanks, equipment, supplies, and classes for the embroidery and vinyl application industry together under one roof. ...
Thu., May 2, 5:30pm
The YWCA presents the 30th annual Tribute to Achievement, honoring an individual who has made an impact in the community in the areas of women and girl’s empowerment, education, and philanthropy. ...
Thu., May 2, 7:00pm
Amy Grant put contemporary Christian music on the map, becoming the first contemporary Christian artist to have a platinum record, the first to hit No. 1 on the pop charts, and the first to perform at the Grammy Awards. ...
Fri., May 3, 11:00am
The first Friday of every month means free admission at the Evansville Museum of Arts, History and Science with plenty of activities for all ages. ...
Fri., May 3 - Sun., May 5
Celebrate the opening of Wild Bird Center of Evansville and help welcome the birding store to the community. ...
Fri., May 3, 6:35pm
Join Jacob's Village at Bosse Field for the Evansville Otters' 14th annual exhibition game to benefit Jacob's Village. The event has raised more than $190,000 toward the mission of Jacob’s Village with 100 percent of ticket sales going to support...
Fri., May 3, 7:00pm
Join First Presbyterian Church for a free concert featuring organist Jihye Choi. ...
Fri., May 3, 8:00pm
The West Baden Springs Hotel will serve desserts made in-house paired with wine varietals from around the world. ...
Sat., May 4, 8:00am
Peruse nearly 15,000 plants for sale at the annual Southwestern Indiana Master Gardener Association plant sale, like perennials, annuals, vegetables, succulents, house plants, herbs, and more. ...
Sat., May 4
Gate fee applies.  ...
Sat., May 4
The two-time Grammy Award-winning comedy cowboys, Rider in the Sky, are taking on the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum in support of their 40th anniversary. ...
Sat., May 4, 1:00pm
Join the Reitz Home Museum for fun at the races with a buffet lunch, cash bar, ladies' hat contest, gentlemen's crazy sock contest, games and prizes, and silent and live auctions. ...
Sat., May 4 - Sun., May 5
The 5K Run and Kids Dash will take place on Saturday. Run from downtown New Harmony, Indiana, to Harmonie State Park and back on Sunday for 13.1 miles. 12K and 5K distances also are available. ...
Sat., May 4, 5:00pm
Set sail for an evening that starts with a derby diversion party and ends with a piano bar in support of United Caring Services mission to provide value-based, low-barrier, sustainable, and high-quality homeless solutions. ...
Sat., May 4, 6:30pm
Head to the Art Council of Southwestern Indiana's rooftop art deck for intimate, open-air performances by Foundayshun and On Tap Project as part of the live rooftop summer concert series. ...
Sat., May 4, 7:00pm
Evansville Philharmonic Chorus presents the Spring Choral Concert.   ...
Sun., May 5, 3:00pm
See this beloved children’s tale on the stage during the Children’s Center for Dance Education encore performance. ...
Sun., May 5, 4:00pm
Join First Presbyterian Church for a free concert featuring the choir and choir school of First Presbyterian Church. ...
Sun., May 5, 6:00pm
Travel throughout the Americas and celebrate the Latino diversity in the community with the Gala of the Americas. ...
Mon., May 6, 11:00am
Take a breather from the office and join cMoe to discover how play helps team building, reduces stress, improves creative thinking, and creates strong bonds with colleagues. ...
Tue., May 7, 8:00pm
Experience wine tasting at West Baden Springs Hotel paired with five courses of a variety of hors d'oeuvres. The event includes American and European wine presentations by the house wine expert highlighting a different imported or domestic varietal with each...
Tue., May 7, 8:00pm
Chicago Live In Concert will be the band’s longest show ever with a performance of “Chicago II” in its entirety followed by some of the group’s greatest hits. ...
Thu., May 9, 10:30am
Join the Evansville Parks Foundation for a fun-filled day of golf with family and friends. ...
Thu., May 9
Named after one of the tracks off his No. 1 selling album "Rearview Town," Aldean will deliver a mix of new hits and fan favorites. ...
Thu., May 9
Featuring Michael Jackson tribute artists who can sing live while mastering the intense dancing that Jackson was so famous for, I Am King takes the audience on a musical and visual journey into the world of the King of Pop....
Thu., May 9
Three-time and reigning ACM “Entertainer of the Year” Jason Aldean hits the road for his 2019 Ride All Night Tour with special guests Kane Brown, Carly Pearce, and Dee Jay Silver. ...
Thu., May 9, 5:00pm
Enjoy a glass of wine or a beer in the unique and historic setting of the Reitz Home garden, veranda, and patio with a variety of live entertainment. ...
Thu., May 9, 5:00pm
Celebrate 25 years of saving lives with the American Heart Association with family fun activities and a riverfront walk. ...
Thu., May 9, 5:01pm
Have fun playing classic and new board games at the Evansville Museum with light refreshments and free admission every second Thursday of the month. ...
Thu., May 9, 5:30pm
Celebrate Historic Preservation Month with Historic Newburgh, Inc. at a party with light refreshments, preservation awards, and a presentation on Newburgh Neighbors Residential Grant Program. ...
Thu., May 9, 5:30pm
Have fun playing classic and new board games at the Evansville Museum with light refreshments and free admission every second Thursday of the month. ...
Thu., May 9, 6:00pm
Working Together is a collaborative exhibit presented by the Evansville Museum of Arts, History and Science, the Arts Council of Southwestern Indiana, and the Mason-Nordgauer Fine Arts Gallery. After the opening reception, the exhibit ail run until June 9. ...
Fri., May 10, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Satisfy your sweet tooth with breakfast casseroles, quiches, cheesecakes, brownies, cookies, cupcakes, pies, and more during the annual Public Education Foundation Bake Sale. ...
Fri., May 10 - Sat., May 11
Ian McSpadden's Friday-Saturday workshop is tailored to photographers of all levels with talks on technique and photo shoots all across French Lick Resort’s grounds.   ...
Fri., May 10
The Evansville Otters hit off their 25th season against the Southern Illinois Miners. ...
Sat., May 11, 7:00 - 11:00
Shop deals and sales during Downtown Evansville's second annual Sidewalk Sale. Booths will be set up along Main Street between Second and Fourth streets. ...
Sat., May 11, 8:00am
The Rockin River City Ride is a one-day community event that offers a challenge for novice and experienced cyclists and runners along the Evansville riverfront. Choose from a 5K family ride; 25K, 60K, or 100K bike rides; or a 5K...
Sat., May 11, 9:00am
Learn how to make hypertufa fabric draping pots with the Southwestern Indiana Master Gardener Association and Kay Haller. ...
Sat., May 11, 9:00am - 1:00pm
The second annual Evansville Donut Festival will bring the best doughnuts, eating competitions, children's activities, and more. All net proceeds from the festival will go toward the trolley development project inside the Stop Light City Park. ...
Sat., May 11, 9:00am
Enjoy living history as you walk in Abraham Lincoln’s footsteps at the Lincoln Pioneer Village and Museum. Visit with costumed interpreters, demonstrators, and more. ...
Sat., May 11, 9:30am
Hosted by SWIRCA, this complimentary event for family caregivers helps them fine the support and advice needed as they care for loved ones. Leading legal, financial, and social service experts will be on hand to answer questions posed by caregivers...
Sat., May 11, 10:00am
The Evansville Vanderburgh Public Library is partnering with the Evansville Regional Airport for a story time with reading, singing, and dancing. ...
Sat., May 11, 10:00am
Explore the art of southern Indiana as more than 100 artists from the region gather at Haynie’s Corner for the annual Spring Funk in the City. The day also includes food vendors and provides a fun environment to shop local...
Sat., May 11, 1:30pm
Celebrate the 2019 graduating class of the University of Evansville during the university’s spring commencement. ...
Sat., May 11
Celebrate the annual German May festival at the Germania Maennerchor’s Maifest with German food and great bands. ...
Sat., May 11
Get in the spirit during It Takes A Village No-Kill Rescue’s Spirit Festival in support of the Spirit Medical Fund. ...
Sat., May 11 - Sun., May 12
Take a magic carpet ride and discover a whole new world of dance in a land far away during the Evansville Ballet Theatre's production of "Aladdin." The show begins at 7 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. ...
Sat., May 11, 7:00pm
The Wolfgang Orchestra and Chorus presents Wolfgang Under the Big Top with selections like 'Rhapsody in Blue," "The Greatest Showman," and "Mars, The Bringer Of War From The Planets." ...
Sat., May 11, 7:00pm
Enjoy a spring concert by the students of the Evansville Philharmonic Youth Orchestra.   ...
Sun., May 12 - Sun., Jul 28
One Small Step includes black-and-white and color photographs of the historic Apollo 11 mission where man first set foot on the moon. The Lunar Theater will offer guests the opportunity to learn more about the manned moon missions 50 years...
Sun., May 12, 7:00pm
The Wolfgang Orchestra and Chorus presents Wolfgang Under the Big Top with selections like 'Rhapsody in Blue," "The Greatest Showman," and "Mars, The Bringer Of War From The Planets." ...
Mon., May 13, 11:30am
The Warrick County Community Foundation is hosting the annual Golf Classic with prizes for closest to the pin, double or nothing, longest drive, and hole in one. All proceeds benefit the work of the Warrick County Community Foundation. ...
Mon., May 13, 6:30pm
As part of the 2019 Amy W. MacDonell - Randall T. Shepard Historic Preservation Lecture, James Russiello, a historic preservation professional working at the City of New York Landmarks Preservation Commission, will examine the problems affecting historic church buildings and...
Tue., May 14, 6:00pm
Swing along to an evening of jazz with Shawn Needham on the lawn of EVPL East. ...
Thu., May 16, 11:30am
The American Advertising Federation of Greater Evansville is hosting Josh Miles to unpack the concepts of his book, "Bold Brand 2.0." He will discuss his framework and best-practices approach to help professional service firms identify a niche, position themselves within...
Thu., May 16, 5:00pm
Enjoy a glass of wine or a beer in the unique and historic setting of the Reitz Home garden, veranda, and patio with a variety of live entertainment. ...
Fri., May 17, 8:00am - 12:00pm
Help the Girl Scouts of Southwest Indiana stand up for all girls in the community through the annual Man Enough Golf Scramble. Proceeds from the event support the Girl Scout Leadership Program, helping to give girls opportunities needed to reach...
Fri., May 17, 5:30pm
Featuring artwork of local artist Michael Pittman, the Divergence exhibit draws from an eclectic variety of styles and openness.  The exhibit will be available through June 1. ...
Fri., May 17, 6:00pm
The 2019 Spirit Awards from the Tri-State Multiple Sclerosis Association will be given to Joseph Vezzoso, vice present of French Lick Resorts, and Mindy McDurmon, an individual with MS, and also will include dinner, cocktails, and silent and live auctions....
Fri., May 17, 6:30pm
This year’s coastal theme will transport you to the beach for a sneak peek into the wineries visiting the wine fest and tasty treats. ...
Sat., May 18
Save the date for French Lick's 2019 race and get motoring into race season by joining the field for the annual French Lick Family Classic. ...
Sat., May 18, 9:00am
Support PC Pound Puppies by shopping and browsing the vendors and items at the annual spring craft show. ...
Sat., May 18 - Sat., Sep 28
Every Saturday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. enjoy a fresh selection of produce, eggs, honey, candles, soaps, handmade goods, and more during the Evansville Farmers Market. ...
Sat., May 18, 12:00 - 9:00
Dance to non-stop music, sample local wine and food, and shop art at the annual Newburgh Wine Fest. ...
Sat., May 18, 3:00pm
Run, walk, or ride a 3-mile course between Main Street and Haynie's Corner, with stops at six bars for six mini beers along the way. ...
Sat., May 18, 4:00pm
Enjoy step-by-step instruction while you relax, sip, and paint along with an experienced artist. ...
Sat., May 18, 5:30pm
The annual auction is the Vanderburgh Humane Society’s largest fundraiser. The evening, with nearly 300 guests, features a preview cocktail party, a plated dinner, and both silent and live auctions with hundreds of items. ...
Sat., May 18, 6:00pm
Fly through playful fractal landscapes and explore new worlds with artist Heather Landry of Sandpaperdaisy Art. Browse the art, have a snack, and have the chance to take home your own window into a dream world. ...
Sat., May 18, 6:30pm
After seven years together, Departure has become one of the most respected Journey tribute bands. Join the Lincoln Amphitheatre as it presents the 2019 season's opening event. ...
Sat., May 18, 7:00pm
Join Twymon Art Gallery as it reinterprets the traditional art of the early 20th century with modern points of view. ...
Sat., May 18, 7:00pm
Winning NBC’s “America’s Got Talent” at just 12-years, singer and ventriloquist Darci Lynne Farmer impresses audiences across the country with her sweetheart disposition and show-stopping talent. ...
Sat., May 18, 8:00pm
Sing along to songs from "Annie" and enjoy concessions during the free movie night in the park. ...
Sun., May 19, 2:00pm
The Evansville Otters and It Takes A Village are partnering for a Bark in the Park as the Otters take on the Boomers. Bring your pups to the park or adopt a dog from ITV. Free tickets are available at...
Sun., May 19, 2:00pm
In celebration of National Historic Preservation Month, guests can tour the Reitz Home Museum free of charge. ...
Sun., May 19, 4:00pm
The Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra’s pops concert finale showcases the wealth of music by Hoosier 20th-century pop music icons from Cole Porter and Hoagy Carmichael to John Mellencamp and Michael Jackson. ...
Sun., May 19
Take your doggies for a walk along the Evansville riverfront with It Takes A Village No-Kill Rescue. ...
Sun., May 19, 7:00pm
Enjoy a concert of fun music from the region's only brass band. ...
Tue., May 21, 6:00pm
Delve into the origins of local building stones and architectural history on Southeast First Street during this tour presented by Historic Preservation Officer Jim Toner. ...
Wed., May 22, 6:00pm
In anticipation of the Victory International Film Festival in September, the Road to Victory Film Series will present four classic films celebrating significant anniversaries leading up to the film festival. The series kicks off with Alfred Hitchcock's "North by Northwest."...
Thu., May 23, 8:00am - 7:00pm
The Riverbend Market in Mount Vernon, Indiana, features local arts, crafts, produce, live music, and food booths hosted by the Southwest Indiana Chamber Posey County office. ...
Thu., May 23, 5:00pm
Enjoy a glass of wine or a beer in the unique and historic setting of the Reitz Home garden, veranda, and patio with a variety of live entertainment. ...
Fri., May 24, 8:00pm
Experience wine tasting at West Baden Springs Hotel paired with five courses of a variety of hors d'oeuvres. The event includes American and European wine presentations by the house wine expert highlighting a different imported or domestic varietal with each...
Sat., May 25, 9:00am
Shop from local vendors, crafters, and food trucks, and enjoy artists and musicians during the Franklin Street Bazaar held each Saturday morning from May 25 though Aug. 31.  ...
Sat., May 25, 8:10pm
Honor Flight of Southern Indiana is a nonprofit organization created solely to honor America’s veterans for their sacrifices. Honor Flight of Southern Indiana transports America’s heroes to Washington, D.C., on a free, one-day trip to visit and reflect at their...
Mon., May 27, 8:00am
The fourth annual Evansville Memorial Day Run benefits the Rolling Thunder Indiana Chapter, which aims to educate the public about the many American prisoners of war who were left behind. Race options include a 5K run, 5K walk, 10K run,...
Mon., May 27, 11:00am
Presented by Funkhouser Post Number 8 — The American Legion, Oak Hill Cemetery and Arboretum’s Memorial Day Service will honor and remember those who lost their lives in service to our country. In case of rain, the service will be...
Tue., May 28, 6:00pm
Swing along to an evening of jazz with the Wade Baker Duo on the lawn of EVPL East. ...
Wed., May 29, 5:30pm
Meet members of the Boom Squad drum line during the Traveling City Hall meeting and enjoy a cookout hosted by e is for everyone and the Evansville Parks Department. ...
Thu., May 30 - Sat., Jun 1
Holy Rosary’s annual Summer Social will bring amusement rides, games, festival food, a silent auction, raffles, and nightly dinners to the school for the community to enjoy. ...
Fri., May 31 - Sat., Jun 1
For more than three decades, The New Harmony Project has been supporting writers and their scripts in the fields of southern Indiana. Join The New Harmony Project for an immersive weekend of play readings and discussions with nationally recognized writers...
Continuing Events:
Sat., Apr 6 - Sat., Nov 2 @ 4:00pm
Explore and learn about the history of Evansville's residences and the individuals who built them during the historic walking tours led by Evansville Historic Homes Founder Lucas Neuffer. Tour season runs from March until November. ...
Sun., Apr 28 - Sun., Jul 21
The Art and Inventions of Rube Goldberg celebrates the groundbreaking artwork of one of the most influential cartoon illustrators of the 20th century. ...

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