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August, 2020

Events Starting in This Month:
Sat., Aug 1, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Shop from local vendors, crafters, and food trucks, and enjoy artists and musicians during the Franklin Street Bazaar held each Saturday morning from July 4 though Aug. 29. ...
Sat., Aug 1 - Sun., Aug 2
The 2020 Men’s City Golf Tournament will give amateur players in the Tri-State the chance to compete in various rounds at J.H. Fendrich Golf Course, Helfrich Hills Golf Course, Rolling Hills Country Club, and Evansville Country Club. ...
Sat., Aug 1, 8:00pm
Featuring CALABASH, Factor:Primo, and Honey Roy Band, Boogie Down on Franklin will bring together live music performances in the parking lot at Lamasco Bar and Grill. 8-9:15 p.m. — Honey Roy Band 9:45-11:15 p.m. — Factor:Primo 11:45 p.m.-2 a.m. — CALABASH (two sets)...
Thu., Aug 6, 6:00pm
Listen to live music by Haywire in the lawn of EVPL West and chow down on grub from local food trucks during the summer Music in the Park series. ...
Sat., Aug 8
Choose your distance — 5K or 10K — during the YMCA of Southwestern Indiana’s running event. This year, due to the current rise of COVID-19 in the community, the races will be virtual. Participants have until Aug. 29 to submit their...
Sat., Aug 8, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Shop from local vendors, crafters, and food trucks, and enjoy artists and musicians during the Franklin Street Bazaar held each Saturday morning from July 4 though Aug. 29. ...
Sat., Aug 8, 9:00am
Bring your family for a walk around the Southwestern Indiana Master Gardener Display Garden and attend a one-hour free educational seminar. Master gardeners will be answering all your gardening questions, and safety measures due to COVID-19 will be utilized by...
Sat., Aug 8 - Sun., Aug 9
The 2020 Men’s City Golf Tournament will give amateur players in the Tri-State the chance to compete in various rounds at J.H. Fendrich Golf Course, Helfrich Hills Golf Course, Rolling Hills Country Club, and Evansville Country Club. ...
Sat., Aug 8
Quality dealers from all over the Tri-State and beyond will fill 100 booths with all types of antiques and vintage collectibles. ...
Sat., Aug 8, 1:00 - 4:00
Hops on the Ohio is a four-hour tour of local Kentucky breweries and an exploration of the nation's favorite brands. Prepare for an afternoon of music, food, and fun, with a Country Boy & Rhinegeist returning again this year. ...
Sat., Aug 8, 5:30pm
The Literacy Center’s annual Sip ‘n Spell Scrabble Tournament is a family friendly game night with four levels of play. Participants may choose one of four categories to compete: pro, semi-pro, rebel, and student. The event helps fund The Literacy...
Sat., Aug 8, 7:00pm
Paparazzi Glamour & Gowns is bringing together all high school students and their dates (up to age 20) for a community prom in grand fashion. ...
Sat., Aug 8, 7:00pm
Groove to music from the Honey Roy Band while enjoying a beer garden on the lawn of the Warrick County Courthouse. ...
Sun., Aug 9, 6:00pm
Join Loops & Rhythm every second Sunday for some music that is sure to make your soul dance from Dekar Baker and Monte Skelton. ...
Wed., Aug 12, 6:00pm
Join the Easterseals Rehabilitation Center for a fun Facebook live event, honoring longtime friends of Easterseals, the Muehlbauer and Gilberg families, and featuring special guests, auction items, and more. ...
Thu., Aug 13, 1:00 - 2:00
Join the University of Southern Indiana for a virtual conversation with New Harmony, Indiana, supporter and Indiana State Poet Laureate Matthew Graham and gain insight into his inspiration, approach, and role as the current Indiana State Poet Laureate. Link to register: https://usi.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0pdu2oqD0oE9QMaf1ZdNCnHjRuSCnUVYa4?fbclid=IwAR28nYYgbIuhXa_bdsZQ2zSSI-9d5WGbUGrO_ZcmKNjDBEwxGjxONh_9ack After...
Fri., Aug 14, 6:00 - 9:00
Shop special deals and dine Downtown during late night shopping hours with live music and entertainment. ...
Sat., Aug 15, 8:00am
Test your grit during the EPD SWAT Challenge, a fun, challenging 5K run with 15-plus obstacles like walls, tires, and climbs. ...
Sat., Aug 15, 8:00am
Join others in the Tri-State for a virtual walk, allowing participants to walk wherever they are, to help people live longer, healthier lives. Celebrate with those who have survived heart disease and stroke and encourage everyone to move more as...
Sat., Aug 15, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Shop from local vendors, crafters, and food trucks, and enjoy artists and musicians during the Franklin Street Bazaar held each Saturday morning from July 4 though Aug. 29. ...
Sat., Aug 15, 10:00am
The family event celebrates the art, history, and science of sci-fi, geek culture, and the art of comics with the Evansville Museum of Art, History and Science. ...
Sat., Aug 15, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Celebrate the diversity in the Owensboro, Kentucky, community with a multicultural festival. ...
Sat., Aug 15, 3:00 - 10:00
The fourth annual Evansville Food Truck Festival is bringing new trucks, new flavors, and new entertainment, with more than 20 food trucks and booths, craft beer and spirits, yard games, a kids' zone, and all-day music from Angel Rhodes, Lindsay...
Sat., Aug 15, 6:00pm
The Warrick County Museum is bringing the Browne Sisters back for another show, following the sold-out performance last year. Put on your dancing shoes and get ready for food from Commander's Grill, a cash bar, and three hours of music....
Mon., Aug 17, 10:00am
Join the Southwest Indiana Chamber for a golf outing with top business leaders, community members, clients, and their guests. This is a fun and casual way to connect and network with top decision-makers in the community. ...
Thu., Aug 20, 8:55am
This presentation will take a look at American Astronaut Virgil “Gus” Grissom, who was one of America’s first astronauts. Before he was an American hero, he was a small-town boy from Mitchell, Indiana. This presentation will take a closer look...
Thu., Aug 20, 6:00pm
Listen to live music by American Way at Vann Park and chow down on grub from local food trucks during the summer Music in the Park series. ...
Sat., Aug 22, 7:30am
The Back to the '80s Race is returning with a 4-mile race around a flat 1-mile loop at the park. A virtual race option also will be available. ...
Sat., Aug 22, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Shop from local vendors, crafters, and food trucks, and enjoy artists and musicians during the Franklin Street Bazaar held each Saturday morning from July 4 though Aug. 29. ...
Sat., Aug 22
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, in Cannelton, Indiana. Participants will face natural and man-made obstacles, including crawling through muddy pits,...
Mon., Aug 24 - Sun., Aug 30
The Korn Ferry Tour Championship presented by United Leasing and Finance has donated more than $1,200,000 to more than 100 Tri-State charities and continues to be broadcast around the world on the Golf Channel network. ...
Tue., Aug 25, 6:30pm
Support the Mesker Park Zoo and Botanic Garden by dining on a multi-course dinner paired with wine featured by Acropolis and purchase raffle tickets to be included in a drawing for a unique item, like a dinner, gift card, fine...
Wed., Aug 26, 12:00 - 1:00
Join the Southwest Indiana Chamber to learn about the seven-decade fight and the history they didn’t teach us in school. In 1917, they were arrested, dragged to court, then thrown into prison, most at the notorious Occoquan Workhouse. There they...
Wed., Aug 26
Join the YWCA of Evansville for a celebratory luncheon and keynote address commemorating the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, granting women the right to vote. ...
Wed., Aug 26, 5:00pm
Cheers for Charity is a summer networking series geared at bringing more awareness to local nonprofits and their initiatives. Learn more about a local Evansville nonprofit. ...
Thu., Aug 27, 5:30pm
The 19th annual dinner and auction to raise funds and awareness for The Ark of Evansville features live and silent auctions, games, dinner, and cocktails. ...
Thu., Aug 27, 6:30pm
The 1980s farm crisis caused a lot of struggle in Posey County, Indiana, as well as across rural America. For Robin Sanabria's line of the Wilson family, it resulted in bankruptcy and the end of a seven-generation family farm. This...
Fri., Aug 28, 7:30pm
New Hope Baptist Church will say farewell and celebrate the tenure of Rev. Rabon L. Turner as he leaves Evansville to lead Emmanuel Church in Flint, Michigan, with a performance by Grammy Award-winner Le'Andria Johnson.  ...
Sat., Aug 29, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Bring your green thumb and appetites to the Darmstadt Market Days where guests can browse a succulent sale and vendor pop-ups along with food from The Duffy Shuffle, Rock A Burger, Gyro Hero, and Italian Ice. ...
Sat., Aug 29, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Shop from local vendors, crafters, and food trucks, and enjoy artists and musicians during the Franklin Street Bazaar held each Saturday morning from July 4 though Aug. 29. ...
Sat., Aug 29, 10:00am
Join Historic New Harmony during the Suffrage Centennial Block Party for free tours on the history of the suffrage movement in New Harmony, Indiana, and the surrounding area. Tours will begin at 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. from the Atheneum....
Sat., Aug 29, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Bluestocking Social is celebrating Independent Bookstore Day with games of book bingo and a drawing for a gift card, and guests can find a new read or get inspired with new art supplies. ...
Sat., Aug 29, 6:00pm
The Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra is kicking off its 86th season with a "Welcome to Evansville" gala, honoring the new EPO Music Director Roger Kalia. Help welcome Kalia to the River City with a champagne welcome, Evansville-themed dinner, live music, and...
Continuing Events:
Wed., Jun 3 - Wed., Sep 16
Browse local produce, baked goods, arts, live music, and other vendors during the weekly Wednesday Downtown farmer’s market. ...
Thu., Jul 2 - Sun., Aug 30
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. ...
Sat., Jul 4 - Sat., Aug 22 @ 8:00am
Featuring local produce and handmade goods, shop the Historic Newburgh Farmers Market all summer long. ...

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