August, 2021

Events Starting in This Month:
Thu., Aug 5 - Sat., Aug 7
The Volksfest returns this year with food, fun, and dancing. Enjoy all types of German cuisine as well as singing performances from Germania Maennerchor's men and women's choirs.  ...
Thu., Aug 5 - Fri., Sep 24
Jasper Community Arts with support from Keusch Glass Inc. is pleased to present the work of former Jasper native now residing in Philadelphia, PA, Stacey Lee Webber, on display for the months of August and September at the Thyen-Clark Cultural...
Thu., Aug 5, 6:00 - Sun., Aug 8, 10:00
Celebrate Jasper’s German Heritage on the first weekend in August. Enjoy home brews, traditional German food, crafts, activities, and other events. ...
Fri., Aug 6 - Sun., Aug 8 @ 2:00pm
That's All, Brother will be in Evansville from Aug. 6 until Aug. 8 The public is invited to enjoy on-board tours with the aircraft crew, or to take the ultimate Living History Flight Experience and see Evansville from the sky....
Sat., Aug 7, 12:00am
The 5K/10K is the first race in our Series of Races. Two race distances to choose from, this event is great for beginners and those training to participate in the Evansville Half Marathon. Our Downtown Evansville route takes you along...
Sat., Aug 7, 10:00am - Sun., Aug 8, 3:00pm
The Evansville Vanderburgh Public Library Foundation will host the return of its annual SUmmer Book Sale at Washington Square on Aug. 7 and Aug. 8. Thousands of items, including books, movies, and CDs, will be available for purchase and all...
Sat., Aug 7, 10:00am
Los Alfaro's Restaurant is hosting a eating competition in which competitors will race to be the first to eat one of their famous footlong tacos. Rounds will occur at 10 a.m. on Saturdays July 31, Aug. 7, and Aug. 14....
Sat., Aug 7, 10:00am
Looking for a beautiful new decoration for your home or a memorable gift? Come buy hand-crafted ceramics at the University of Evansville Ceramics Workshop Sale on Aug. 7 at 10 a.m. Support local artists and the UE Art Department! ...
Sat., Aug 7, 11:00am
Celebrate Tri-State Pride at the Family Friendly Pride event at Friedman Park Amphitheatre on Aug. 7. Win door prizes, see musical guests, listen to drag storytime, participate in a family friendly drag show, and more. Food carts and art vendors...
Sat., Aug 7, 5:00pm
Presented by Tools 4 Teaching, the Ark Crisis Children’s Center’s Fairy Tale Ball will include horse-drawn carriage rides, dinner, dancing, crafts, and photo opportunities and meet and greets with famous Disney Princesses including, Cinderella, Elsa & Anna, Snow White, and...
Sat., Aug 7, 6:30pm
Distination Addicted Wrestling 3 "A Champion is Crowned" is a loaded show full of the absolute best local professional wrestlers and matches that will exceed expectations. At this event, the first DAW Heavyweight Champion will be crowned. Tickets are $7...
Fri., Aug 13, 7:00am
Join the West Side Nut Club on Aug. 13 at the Helfrich Hills Golf Course for the second annual West Side Nut Club Golf Scramble. Registration deadline is Aug. 2. Cost is $00 per foursome or $100 per player. Check...
Fri., Aug 13, 6:35pm
Friday, Aug. 13 is E is for Everyone Night at Bosse Field with the Evansville Otters. First pitch is at 6:35 p.m. with gates opening an hour prior. Historically, this event has been a big night at Bosse Field in...
Sat., Aug 14, 7:00am - 4:00pm
Browse 300 booths in eight buildings and outdoors, full of antiques and treasures! Sponsored by Collectors Carnival Show Promotions. ...
Sat., Aug 14, 10:00am
Los Alfaro's Restaurant is hosting a eating competition in which competitors will race to be the first to eat one of their famous footlong tacos. Rounds will occur at 10 a.m. on Saturdays July 31, Aug. 7, and Aug. 14....
Sat., Aug 14, 7:00pm
The Downtown Evansville Economic Improvement District is hosting the second Night on Main presented by Romain GMC on Saturday, Aug. 14. The event, billed as Downtown Evansville's summer block party series, is a collaboration with High Score Saloon and will...
Sun., Aug 15, 2:00pm
Enjoy a 3k run, walk or stroll on Aug. 15 and help meet the goal of opening the Pippero Pup Park, a two-acre dog park that will be located in Friedman Park.The cost is just $25 per person and pup...
Fri., Aug 20, 6:35pm
The Arc of Evansville is will be hosting 90’s Night, a benefit game for the organization, with the Evansville Otters. The game will take place at 6:35 p.m. on Friday, August 20, 2021 at Bosse Field. Gates will open at...
Fri., Aug 20, 7:00pm
See Hank Williams Jr. perform live on stage at the Ford Center on Aug. 20 at 7 p.m. with special guest Walker Montgomery. Williams Jr. has 20 gold albums, six platinum albums (one of which has sold more than five...
Sat., Aug 21, 10:00am
The Southwestern Indiana Master Gardener Association Annual Butterfly Day focuses on butterflies and the plants that support them. Learn about caterpillars, chrysalises, and butterflies as well as their host and nectar plants! This educational event is free and open to...
Sat., Aug 21, 2:00pm
The Tough Cookie Mud Run is a 5k through the rugged woodland and steep hills of the Girl Scouts of Southwest Indiana’s resident camp facility, Camp Koch. Participants can expect natural and man-made obstacles, muddy pits, an artic dip, and...
Sat., Aug 21
Old Crow Medicine Show is returning to the Victory Theatre Saturday, Aug. 21. Tickets can be purchased at ticketmaster.com or at the Ford Center Ticket Office. ...
Sat., Aug 21, 6:00pm
Join Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden and Fifith Third Bank for an evening to remember at their annual Vintage Vines black tie event, featuring a multi-course gourmet dinner with exquisite wine, followed by a live auction of unique wines...
Sat., Aug 21, 6:35pm
The Public Education Foundation and the Evansville Otters would like to show their appreciation to all school employees by offering free admission to the Otters game on Aug. 21 for all school employees and their family — up to six...
Wed., Aug 25 - Sun., Nov 7
The Evansville Museum of Arts, History and Science is featuring an exhibit by Gary Zuercher, award winning photographer and author of 'The Glow of Paris: The Bridges of Paris, from Aug. 25 through Nov. 7. The 'Glow of Paris' exhibition...
Wed., Aug 25, 5:00pm
The Hemmings Motor News’ Great Race, the world’s premiere old car rally, is bringing 120 antique cars to Owensboro as part of 2,300-mile drive from San Antonio, Texas to Greenville South Carolina hosted by Hagerty Drivers Club. Enjoy incredible cars,...
Thu., Aug 26, 12:00am
Join the Right to Life of Southwest Indiana for the 2021 Right to Life Annual Banquet. Reservations for corporate sponsorships, tables, and individuals tickets may be purchased or secured online or by calling the Right to Life office. ...
Fri., Aug 27, 8:00am - Sun., Aug 29, 4:00pm
Benefiting Easterseals, the street rod show consists of concessions, 4,000 vintage cars on display, a craft fair, car parts swap meet, and a celebrity frog race on Saturday. Half-pot tickets will be available to support Easterseals. Tickets are $5 per...
Fri., Aug 27, 9:00pm
The Cold Stares are returning home for the release concert of their newest album "Heavy Shoes" at Bokeh Lounge. They will have plentyh of vinyl, cd's, and new merchandise.  ...
Sat., Aug 28, 8:30am
Community One and volunteers will gather together in Tepe Park neighborhood on Saturday, Aug. 28 to learn and serve together. Volunteer activities include housing restoration and outdoor projects in the park and around the neighborhood. Put your love into action...
Sat., Aug 28, 11:00am
The annual Geek and Comic Con returns to the Evansville Museum this summer. The event is devoted to celebrating the arts, science, and history of geek culture, featuring panels and presentations, hands-on activities, board games, a vendor room and a...
Sat., Aug 28, 5:30pm
After launching her recording career in 2009, Samantha Fish quickly established herself as a rising star in the contemporary blues world. See this charismatic young, rising guitar hero and powerful live performer play at the Lincoln Amphitheater. ...
Sat., Aug 28, 6:00pm
The Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra kicks off its 87th season on Aug. 28 with "Rhapsody in Blue" gala at the Tropicana Riverfront Event Center beginning at 6 p.m. The event begins with a champagne and hors d'oeurves welcome followed by a...
Mon., Aug 30 - Sun., Sep 5
Combined with the 2020 season, the 2021 Korn Ferry Tour Season will conclude over Labor Day Weekend at Victoria National Golf Club in Newburgh, Indiana. ...
Continuing Events:
Fri., Jul 30 - Sun., Aug 22 @ 11:13am
Celebrate the Hoosier Spirit with entertainment, food, shopping, competitions, and more at the Indiana State Fair in Indianapolis, Indiana. ...
Sat., Jul 31 - Sat., Aug 28 @ 4:30pm
A lack of affordable housing is a key issue facing our community, causing an increase in homelessness. “Artistry Unhoused” is meant to build a wider understanding of people who are often overlooked, misunderstood or simply unwelcome through highlighting their creative...

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