Things to do this weekend: December 5-8

What are your plans this weekend?

Plan your weekend with us! Check out our list of things to check out this weekend in and around the River City this weekend.

A Downtown Christmas

Enjoy shopping and dining in Downtown Evansville with some fun Holiday bonuses like a snow machine, photo booth, Christmas crafts for kids, hot cocoa and more!

When: Saturday 11 am – 4 pm
Where: Downtown Evansville, IN
How much: Free to attend

Posted by Downtown Evansville Indiana on Tuesday, October 29, 2019

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Newburgh Celebrates Christmas

Wander the streets of Downtown Newburgh with carolers, musicians, and citizens dressed in garb of days gone by! Santa will be available for free photos. There will be a Giant Snow Globe next to Newburgh’s House of Whit from noon – 3 p.m. Pop-up shows will take place outside of Preservation Hall (200 State Street, Newburgh, IN) from 12-5 pm. There will also be food trucks in the public parking lot at the corner of State Street and Jennings Street and more!

When: Saturday at 10 am – 6:30 p.m.
Where: Downtown Newburgh, IN
How much: Free to attend

Posted by Historic Newburgh, Inc. (HNI) on Saturday, October 19, 2019

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Historic Newburgh Holiday Home Tours

Check out four beautiful homes decorated for the holidays. Homes open on the tour include 116 Sycamore St, 18 E Jennings St, 622 French Island Trail, and the east lockmaster cottage owned by the Town of Newburgh.

When: Saturday 5:30 – 8:30 pm
Where: Newburgh, IN
How much: $20 at the door 

Posted by Historic Newburgh, Inc. (HNI) on Tuesday, November 26, 2019

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Owensboro Holiday Market

Check off some more names off your holiday shopping list at the Owensboro Holiday Market!

When: Saturday 10 am – 6 pm and Sunday 11 am – 5 pm
Where: Owensboro Convention Center | 501 W 2nd St, Owensboro, Kentucky 42301
How much: Free to attend

Posted by BrightStar Events on Tuesday, November 5, 2019

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Shoplifters

See a movie at USI! The Friday Night in the Forum Film Series is screening Shoplifters Friday night.

When: Friday at 7:30 p.m.
Where: University of Southern Indiana, FA1 (Forum I) | 8600 University Blvd, Evansville, Indiana 47712
How much: Free to attend

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Doughnuts and Drafts

Two local favorites are teaming up for their monthly event, Doughnuts and Drafts. Beer and donuts? YUM.

When: Saturday 9 am – 12 pm
Where: Myriad Brewing Company | 101 SE Frist Street, Evansville, IN
How much: Free to attend

Posted by Myriad Brewing Company on Thursday, November 14, 2019

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OEHA Annual Christmas Historic House Tour

Who doesn’t love a beautiful old home decorated for Christmas? See all 7!

When: Saturday 11 am – 4 pm
Where: Start at Reitz Home Museum
How much: $25 

Posted by Evansville Historic Homes on Monday, December 2, 2019

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Owensboro Holiday Stroll

Head to downtown Owensboro for shopping, Christmas caroling, dining, Christmas tree lighting, and the “Elf on the Shelf” Scavenger Hunt! The scavenger hunt will be completely run via Instagram. Keep an eye out for the rules and clues on the  @cityofowensboro Instagram page.

When: Saturday 2-7 p.m.
Where: Downtown Owensboro
How much: Free to attend. 

Posted by City of Owensboro KY – Mayor's Office on Monday, November 11, 2019

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