REGISTER today and save for the 5th annual Evansville Resolution Run, presented by Active Nutrition & Supplements, will be held at Wesselman’s Park on Saturday, January 8th, 2022, beginning at 8:30am. REGISTER HERE Get ready to kick start your New Year’s resolutions with the coldest and longest timed run in the area! This year we will hold the kids 1 mile run/walk, 5K, 10K and 15K run through Evansville’s Eastside. All 3 races will include professional bib timing by To The Finish, LLC. CHARITY a portion of each registration will be given to Big Brother, Big Sisters of Southwestern Indiana. They create and support one-to-one mentoring relationships that ignite the power and promise of youth. SHIRT GUARANTEE everyone who registers on or before December 25th, 2021 will have their shirts available at packet pick up. Those registering after that date will have their shirts no later than 3 weeks after race day. More information will follow. RACE SCHEDULE: Packet pickup: Friday, January 7th, 2022 from 4-6pm – Active Nutrition & Supplements [located at. For those coming from out of town you will be able to pick your packets from 7am until 8am near the start line the day of […]
Join us SATURDAY, July 24th, 2021 for the FOURTH Evansville Wing Festival at the historic Veteran’s Memorial Coliseum from noon to 5pm, located in the heart of downtown! Indulge in the area’s best BUFFALO WINGS at this one day indoor festival. BUY TICKETS WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT: 50+ styles of wings from over a dozen wing vendors Kid’s 12 and under FREE Fun for the entire family Mega Wing Eating Competition Bobbing for wings + Ranch Chug + Hot Sauce Chug Adult Beverages Tailgate Games Indoor Festival Live Judging and Awards VIP opens at 11am BUY TICKETS GENERAL ADMISSION – EARLY BIRD – $10.00 $5.95 [save 40%] +Includes entry into Festival at 2pm PREMIUM ADMISSION – EARLY BIRD – $30.00 $19.95 [save 33%] +Includes entry into Festival at 2pm +15 jumbo wings VIP ADMISSION – EARLY BIRD – $50.00 $39.95 [save 21%] +Includes entry into Festival at 12pm +15 jumbo wings +3 Beers / Seltzers HOW IT WORKS Restaurants & food purveyors will be serving you a variety of $1 Jumbo Wings (each sold separately). Wings will work on a voucher system – there will be various voucher stations throughout the festival & all vouchers will be exchanged at each […]
The 6th annual Evansville Memorial Day Run, presented by Active Nutrition & Supplements, is happening Monday, May 31st at Garvin Park. Join us as we remember those that lost their lives protecting our freedoms. REGISTER early and save – click here! RACE OPTIONS 5k run/walk, 5k walk, 10k run/walk, 10k walk. Official bib timing by To the Finish Timing. PACKET PICK UP Friday, May 28th 3:00 – 5:00pm at Active Nutrition & Supplements located at 4706 Vogel Rd in Evansville. For those coming from out of town you will be able to pick your packets from 7am until 8am near the start line the day of the race. Those registering late will have to pick up their shirts approx. 3 weeks after race day at Shoe Carnival. Shirts will not be mailed for those coming from out of town. SCHEDULE OF EVENTS: Late Registration – 7am – 7:45am Pre-race Warmup and Stretch – 7:30am Ceremony & Salute – 7:45am Kids Dash – 7:50 am 5K/10k start – 8:00am 9:30am – Awards Kid Run – (ages 5-13) – Participation Medals 5K Walk – Top 3 Male/Top 3 Female (Including overall winners) 5k Run/Walk – Overall Male & Female Run Winner – […]
The 4th annual “Evansville Food Truck Festival” is coming back to Bosse Field on Sunday, May 30th, 2021 from 1pm-9pm with a 2 hour VIP from 11am-1pm. Tickets are selling extremely fast. LIVE on STAGE: Angel Rhodes, Lindsay James Williams, GlasTone, Zion Reggae, Max the Magician, Jimmy DeTalente and the Electric Revival Indulge in the area’s top food trucks and experience a range of culinary tastes from American comfort to seafood, barbecue, desserts and more. BE PREPARED TO ENJOY… ⦿Access to over 25 Food Trucks and Food Vendors ⦿$3 Food Sampling: Every food truck and booth will offer a $3 FEATURE ⦿Marauders Gaming Trailer – NEW! ⦿Weenie Eating Competition at 5pm – 10 contestants will compete to eat the most hotdogs in a timed challenge for prizes and awards – NEW! ⦿Art Row – featuring live painting by Vincent Boren and Daniel Fitzgerald – NEW! ⦿Craft Beer, Wine and mixed drinks ⦿VIP Early Entry 11am- 1pm ⦿Tailgate Games and Activities ⦿Kids Zone, Face Painting, Arts & Games ⦿Free Parking & much more! (Some items included and additional costs may be applicable.) This year’s beneficiary is Cancer Pathways Midwest (formerly Gilda’s Club), a portion of ticket sales will go directly to Cancer Pathways […]
Professional Rodeo comes to Southern Indiana for 2 nights of Adrenaline Fueled Action for the Entire Family! Some of the best cowboys and cowgirls in the country will come to Evansville, IN on the quest to make it to the National Finals Rodeo. BUY TICKETS: click here Gates open at 4:30 🕟 Mutton Busting sign up starts at 5:30PM and starts at 6:30 PM. Sign up stops at 6:15 PM. Kids must be at least 8 years and under to sign up, and no more than 60 pounds. Email us at email@example.com if you have questions. Rodeo events start at 7:30 PM each day: •Bull riding •Bareback riding •Saddle bronc riding •Team roping •Barrel racing •Steer wrestling •Calf roping Things for the family and friends: – 🚚 Food Trucks – La Campriana 🌮 – Acropolis (Greek) 🥙 – Snow Cones & Candy 🍭 🍧 – Chef Bruce Lee (Asian) 🍜 – Elote & Snacks 🧁 – Beer Gardens 🍺 – 🎨Face Paintings – 🥁Live Music – 👮♂️Tactical Course – 🎪Bouncy House – 📸Family Pictures – 🤡 Rodeo Clowns
PARTICIPATING LOCATIONS: Angelo’s Italian Restaurant Bob’s International Lounge Chaser’s Bar & Grill Dontae’s Highland Pizza Parlor Deerhead Sidewalk Cafe Kipplee’s Pizza King – Newburgh Pizza King – St Joe Ave Pizza King – Weinbach Ave Rounder’s Pizza Sportsden Bar FEATURED CHARITY – Holly’s House Holly’s House is a non-residential child and adult victim advocacy center. Their mission is to empower victims of intimate crime and abuse by providing support, promoting justice and preventing violence. Their vision is to be a leader in preventing intimate crime and supporting victims and their families, while bringing awareness to the community. We will name the top MALE & FEMALE in the first FOODIE CHAMPION award! There’s no official rules aside from helping us champion the week. Increase your chances with more participation, checkins and positive reviews. Start the journey – click here. WHAT IS STROMBOLI WEEK? It’s a weeklong celebration of the Stromboli and our local restaurants. We invite about a dozen restaurants to offer a discounted off-menu and traditional recipes that may only be offered during the week. We also run contests and rewards for participating at multiple locations throughout the week. Everything comes together to enhance and support our local food culture. […]
Help us thank this year’s SPONSORS: Franco’s Italian Restaurant – Presenter Kasey Gray – State Farm Insurance – Restaurant Supporter ZeroCarb Crust – Restaurant Supporter CarX – Restaurant Supporter Franklin St Pizza Factory – Feature Steve’s Una Pizza – Feature Dontae’s Highland Pizza Parlor – New Feature! Evansville E-Bikes – prize sponsor Help us thank this year’s PARTICIPATING LOCATIONS: Bar Louie Bob’s International Lounge Deerhead Pizza Dontae’s Highland Pizza Parlor Franco’s Italian Restaurant Franklin St Pizza Factory Lombardi’s NY Pizza & Wings Pangea Kitchen Rounders Pizza Steve’s Una Pizza Prime Time Pub Evansville Pizza Week is developed and organized by Greater Evansville Media LLC [EvansvilleEvents.com]. For the last 5 years, GEM has organized 17 food festivals, 12 races and fundraised over $40,000 for dozens of local charity organizations. To become a participating pizza location or sponsor Evansville Pizza Week please email firstname.lastname@example.org To become a participating pizza location or sponsor Evansville Pizza Week please email email@example.com
Pack up the kids and pets and join us for Christmas Spectacular at the Vanderburgh County 4H this Saturday, December 12th, 2020 from 10am until 3pm. Come and purchase a session of photos with Santa and enjoy holiday music and additional activities. Admission is FREE and a portion of the photo session proceeds will be donated to the Vanderburgh County 4H administration who have cancelled a year of events. Family visits and photos with Santa are $25 and the proceeds will be donated to the Vanderburgh 4H Center. COVID: Please be sure to where a mask and follow CDC guidelines to an effort to keep everyone safe. Presented by: Andrea Lynn Photography Sponsors: Award World, EvansvilleEvents.com, Kasey Gray State Farm, Browtique Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/155624692962225
𝗘𝘃𝗮𝗻𝘀𝘃𝗶𝗹𝗹𝗲 𝗪𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗪𝗲𝗲𝗸 is bringing $5 wing deals to about a dozen top area restaurants from Sunday, November 15th through 21st, 2020! Grab the passport and start your WING JOURNEY today! Submit your completed PASSPORT click here! Location Details click here Grab some wings from the participating restaurants and check in with hashtag #EVVWINGWEEK for ways to win free food and prizes! PARTICIPATING LOCATIONS Bar Louie Backstage Bar & Grill Bob’s International Lounge Bru Burger Bar Chaser’s Bar & Grill Damsel Brew Pub Dave’s Sportsden Divas Cookin Gangman Korean BBQ Franklin St Pizza Factory Lombardi’s New York Pizza & Wings Sportsman’s Grille & Billiards GOAL try new restaurants and help us support and celebrate what the local food culture is doing in Evansville! HOW IT WORKS – Save about half price on wings at participating eateries from Sunday, Nov 15th through 21st, 2020. Each location will offer a $5 deal. Grab a passport, collect 4 proof of purchase stamps and submit your passports online for a chance to win! ENTER TO WIN gift certificates to your favorite wing spots just for being social! Tag a photo using hashtag #EvvWingWeek of your favorite wings and eateries during Wing Week for a […]
Halloween is coming to Bar Louie for the final “Cheers for Charity” of 2020 Wednesday, Oct 28th. This month’s charity event is presented by Kasey Gray State Farm Insurance. Dress up in your best halloween costume and network with local business owners and representatives, while learning how you can plug into local, community initiatives. Date: October 28th Time: 5pm – ? Charity: PAAWS MC: Gretchin Irons DJ Ed T: playing EDM Attire: Business casual Light Appetizers [5pm-6pm] $5 Domestic Buckets Cornhole Tournament Pet & Human Costume Contest with prizes and giveaways. TO ENTER: bring a photo of your pet in costume and dress up for a chance to win prizes! PAAWS will receive all of donated proceeds from the event. The money will go towards their rescue animal vet bills. Dogs are allowed in the outside patios. Also, meet Louie the pug [recently featured on the front page of the newspaper] at Bar Louie. Presenting Sponsor: Kasey Gray State Farm Agent Prize Sponsors: Missy Mosby Tucker Real Estate and Bar Louie.
CANCELLED – The 7th Annual FIESTA EVANSVILLE is set to bring wonderful entertainment for the whole family following the CDC Guidelines on Social Distancing! What you can expect: Live Music Bands, Mariachi, Latin American Food Booths, Sponsor Booths sharing fun, culture, Ethnic Food from 10 Different Latin American Countries, and Car Parade of Nations. This is a DRIVE THRU Event, so you could stay safe in the comfort of your vehicle! FREE ADMISSION!!!!
Join us for the 5k, 10k or kids fun run and help us celebrate the working class this Labor Day at the Goebel Soccer Complex [located at 8600 North Green River Rd]. PLEASE NOTE: 1. Online registration closes Sunday at midnight. Late registration will be offered race day 7am-8:30am. 5k is $35 and the 10k is $40 cash, check or credit 2. This race will definitely happen in person with safety precautions in place. REGISTER Today — CLICK HERE RACE OPTIONS 5k run/walk, 5k walk, 10k run/walk, 10k walk. Official bib timing by To the Finish Timing. CHARITY Junior Achievement of Southwestern Indiana’s volunteer-delivered, kindergarten-12th grade programs foster work-readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy skills, and use experiential learning to inspire students in our community to dream big and reach their potential. —————- COVID UPDATE: RUNNERS and WALKERS will NOT be required to wear a mask during race. Masks will only be required while in race areas before and after run, if the current 7 day mandate is still in place for September’s race. Exception: “Individuals who are engaged in outdoor or indoor physical exercise or sporting activities, including running, jogging, walking, bicycling or swimming which is incompatible with wearing […]