This Weekend: Apr. 13-16

Are you a fan of flappers and fine art, or is boxing more your speed? Whatever your interests, the Evansville area has a stacked social calendar this weekend.

Wine, Wags and Whiskers 
6-8 p.m. April 13
The Parlour at Jennings Street Public House, 300 W. Jennings St., Newburgh, Indiana
A five-course small plate meal catered by To the Table and wines prepared by Pam Reimann of Wine-Oh! Tours and Events will benefit the Warrick Humane Society.

Easterseals Telethon
5 a.m.-7 p.m. April 14
Easterseals Rehabilitation Center, 3701 Bellemeade Ave.
Call in and pledge to support people across 31 Tri-State counties served by Easterseals. The telethon on ABC-25 and CW-7 includes video segments, “Dialin’ & Duelin’ for Dollars” competition, and special guests. Outside the Easterseals Rehabilitation Center, visit the “Telethon Cruise-In” hosted by the E’ville Iron Street Rod Club from 3:30-6 p.m.

Group Exhibition Opening Reception
5-8 p.m. April 14
The Rumjahn Gallery and Framery, 5901 Vogel Road
This show is open April 14-May 5 and features a collection of fine art by regional artists Leah Diekhoff, Amanda Thompson, and Peter Mudd. Enjoy wine, beer, and hors d’oeuvres at the opening reception Friday.

Light Bulb Cityscape by Peter Mudd. Photo by Peter Mudd.
The Explorer by Leah Diekhoff. Photo by Leah Diekhoff.
Yogurt by Amanda Thompson. Photo by Leah Diekhoff.

Roaring 20s Fundraising Party
6-9 p.m. April 14
Evansville Wartime Museum, 7503 Petersburg Road
In honor of the 1928 Ford Tri-Motor visiting the Evansville Wartime Museum, this fundraising party includes a tour of the Tri-Motor, Charleston dance lessons, live music by the Old Dam Band, a themed photo booth, appetizers, hors d’oeuvres, beer, wine, and 1920s-themed cocktails. Costumes are encouraged. Tickets are $100 per person.

April 14-16
Downtown Henderson, Henderson, Kentucky
Enjoy a carnival and fireworks show, food vendors, live music, and more at this free event.

Guns & Hoses
7 p.m. April 15
Ford Center, 1 S.E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Evansville Fire and Police Departments go head-to-head in 13 three-round boxing matches to raise money for local agencies working with people with disabilities. Tickets start at $15.

Metro Ballroom Dance Club Community Dance
7-10 p.m. April 15
Veterans Memorial Coliseum, 300 Court St.
Take a dance lesson before DJ Rick Rideout starts spinning tunes for the open dance. Tickets are $10 per person.

Maggie Valenti
Maggie Valenti
Maggie Valenti joined Tucker Publishing Group in September 2022 as a staff writer. She graduated from Gettysburg College in 2020 with a bachelors degree in English. A Connecticut native, Maggie has ridden horses for 15 years and has hunt seat competition experience on the East Coast.

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