Things to do this River City Weekend: Aug 29 – Sept 2

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Happy Labor Day Weekend Tri-State! Here's the full lineup of things to do this four day weekend.

Front Porch Fest

Porches in Haynie’s Corner will be turning up the volume this Saturday for the 4th Annual Front Proch Fest. There will be over 45 local bands and artists jamming on a front porch. Mosey to one porch, enjoy the music and find another! There will be food trucks scattered around Haynies Corner.

The after-party starts at 8 pm at the Haynies Corner Fountain.

When: Saturday 5 – 8 p.m. | After-party 8 – 11 p.m.
Where: Haynie’s Corner Arts District | Evansville, IN
Cost: Free

Posted by Front Porch Fest Evv on Friday, March 10, 2017

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Party on The Green

Victoria National is opening the gates to celebrate the Korn Ferry Tour Championship. Party on the Green is free and open to the public. There will be great live music from Top Tier Band coming all the way from Nashville, food trucks, yard games and more. The party starts after tournament play has ended around 4:30 p.m.

Don’t drive to Victoria National! Parking is available at Castle High School. There will be a shuttle running to and from the golf course.

Want to see the tournament in action? Golfers will be playing Thursday through Monday. Click here for tickets.

When: Sunday ~4:30 p.m.
Where: Victoria National | 2000 Victoria National Blvd. Newburgh, IN
Cost: Free

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Posted by Victoria National Golf Club on Wednesday, August 28, 2019

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Independence Bank Fireworks Festival

Celebrate the unofficial end of summer with a fantastic fireworks show at Panther Creek Park! Enjoy inflatables, pony rides, petting zoo, live music, and multiple food vendors. Organizers say many families in the past have packed a picnic, blankets, chairs and more!

When: Saturday 5 – 9 p.m.
Where: Panther Creek Park | 5160 Wayne Bridge Rd, Owensboro, KY
Cost: Free

Posted by Daviess County Fiscal Court on Tuesday, June 4, 2019

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Historic Newburgh Fireworks & Evening in the Park

Celebrate like its the 4th of July in Newburgh! Saturday is the rain date for the Historic Newburgh Fireworks & Evening in the Park event. There will be fireworks, lots of food, a beer garden, and a community concert by the Old Dam Band.

Park at Sharon Elementary School to catch a shuttle bus to the riverfront. Shuttle buses start running at 5:00 p.m.

When: Saturday 5 – 10 p.m.
Where: Old Lock and Dam | 525 E. Water Street, Newburgh, IN
Cost: Free

Posted by Historic Newburgh, Inc. (HNI) on Wednesday, July 10, 2019

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Porch Fest After After Party

Its the after, after party for Front Porch Fest! Hang out with DJ McNaughty at Lamasco Bar and Grill.

When: Saturday 10 p.m. – 2 a.m.
Where: Lamasco Bar and Grill | 1331 W. Franklin St. Evansville
Cost: Free

Posted by DJ McNaughty on Sunday, August 18, 2019

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Friday After 5

Check out this week’s lineup at Owensboro’s FREE concert series, Friday After 5:


  • Jagoe Homes Patio Stage
    6:30pm-10:00pm – NKG
  • Atmos Energy Courtyard
    7:00pm-10:00pm – Chris Joslin
  • Romain Subaru Overlook
    7:00pm-9:00pm – All That
  • Party at the Kentucky Legend Pier®
    Presented by Ruoff Home Mortgage
    8:00PM-11:30PM – Jericho Woods
  • Glenn’s Movie at the Museum
    At the Bluegrass Music and Hall of Fame Museum
    7:00pm – Oh Brother, Where Art Thou (2000)
    Movie is free & $2 off general admission to the museum exhibits & extended hours until 9pm.
  • Kroger Street Fair

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Franklin Street Bazaar

Wander through vendors, handmade goods and more! As always there will be live music and food trucks.

When: Saturday, August 31, 9 am
Where: Lawn of the West Branch Library | Franklin St., Evansville