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9 fun things to do around the River City this weekend

Here are 9 things to do around the River City this weekend:

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1. Evansville Streets Alive Festival

Garvin Park will transform into a community center with food, music, and games. Admission is free.

Where: Garvin Park | 1600 N Main St, Evansville, Indiana 47710
When: Sunday, June 3, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

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2. Evansville Food Truck Festival

Food trucks from the region will park on Bosse Field for the second annual Evansville Food Truck Festival. There will be music, games, and a kids’ zone.

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Where: Bosse Field | 1701 North Main Street, Evansville, Indiana 47711
When: Sunday, June 3, 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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3. First Friday

Haynie’s Corner Arts District is hosting the First Friday event of June. There will be music, street performers, plus food and drinks.

Where: Haynie’s Corner Arts District | Corner of 2nd Street and Adams Ave, Evansville, Indiana 47713
When: Friday, June 1, 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

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4. Glow Golf

Enjoy 18 holes of golf: 9 in daylight, and 9 in the dark. According to the event page, included in admission: golf, cart, dinner and glow golf ball.

Where: Henderson Municipal Golf Course | 1801 N Elm St, Henderson, Kentucky 42420
When: Saturday, June 2, 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

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5. National Donut Day

Donut Bank is celebrating National Donut Day by giving one free assorted donut with any purchase!

Where: Donut Bank Locations
When: Friday, June 1, 5:00 am – 6:00 pm (or until supplies last)

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6. Zoo Brew

Drink beer. Save nature. The Zoo Brew will have local, regional, and national breweries and wineries. Proceeds from this event go towards the zoo’s conservation efforts and daily care of the zoo animals.

Where: Mesker Park Zoo | 1545 Mesker Park Dr, Evansville, Indiana 47720
When: Saturday, June 2, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

 

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7. Willard Library Annual Book Sale

Books, movies, and other materials are up for grabs. The sale takes place inside Willard Library in the Lankford Archives Reading Room and Browning Gallery.

Where: Willard Library of Evansville | 21 N 1st Ave, Evansville, Indiana 47710
When: Saturday, June 2, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

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8. Family Fishing Workshop

Going with this weekend’s Free Fishing, Wessleman Woods is hosting a workshop to introduce fishing. Participants will elarn fish biology and basic fishing skills. Then you can test your skills at Garvin Park Lake. Children must be accompanied by an adult and be at least 6-years-old.

Where: Garvin Park | 1600 N Main St, Evansville, Indiana 47710
When: Saturday, June 2, 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

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9. BoomFest

The Boom Squad is celebrating the end of the school year with BoomFest. There will be rides, games, and food. Plus multiple drumlines will perform at 1:00 on Saturday, June 2.

Where: Boom Squad, Inc. | 800 S Evans Ave, Evansville, Indiana 47713
When: Friday and Saturday, June 1-2, 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

 

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