Top things to do this weekend: May 20 -23

Grab a mask and go!

Lots of great Tri-State events are coming back this weekend including Friday After 5, Funk in and City, and more!

Be sure to follow all COVID-19 safety policies and stay home if you feel ill.

Check out the top events happening this weekend below.

Friday After 5

FRIDAY | 5 pm – Midnight | Owensboro Riverfront | FREE

Friday After 5 is back this weekend and goes through Labor Day! The free live music event series canceled in 2020 due to the pandemic, but starts up this Friday on the Owensboro Riverfront with awarding music group Baha Men, Dj Shay, and more! For their 25th Anniversary season, they have included an additional stage to create a full mile of music. As always the event each Friday is free to attend.

Check out this week’s schedule:

  • Gaslight Boys – The Atmos Courtyard from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
  • Owensboro City Night – 5:00 pm – 11:30 pm
  • Hayley Payne – Holiday Inn FA5 Riverfront Live from 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
  • Van Winkle & The Spirits – The Jagoe Homes Patio Stage from 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
  • The Underdogs – Romain Subaru Overlook from 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • Aaron Goodvin – The Jagoe Homes Patio Stage from 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
  • The Baha Men – The Ruoff Party Stage from 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
  • D.J. Shay – The Ruoff Party Stage from  10:00 pm – 11:30 pm

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Spring Funk in the City Art Festival

SATURDAY | 10 am – 5 pm | Haynie’s Corner, Evansville, IN | FREE

Check out and support over 80 artists from throughout the region, food vendors, and live music! This year admission is free. This event is rain or shine.

Music lineup:

10 am – 4 pm – DJ Bishop

5 pm – 8 pm – The Honey Vines


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Market on Main

SATURDAY | 10 am – 3 pm | Main St, Henderson, KY | FREE

Shop and stroll through artisans, handcrafters, antiques, and more at Market on Main in Henderson. There will be food, goods, and good ol’ junk everybody loves.

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Movies in the Park

FRIDAY | 7 pm | Friedman Park, Newburgh, IN | FREE

Movies in the Park is back this Friday. This weekend you can enjoy Disney’s ‘COCO’ on a giant 30-foot screen on the amphitheater stage and enjoy snacks from the Kool Shack. Be sure to bring lawn chairs, blankets, and maybe some bug spray! The event is free, but donations are appreciated and benefit the Warrick Parks Foundation.

17th Walking for Dreams

SUNDAY | 1 – 4 pm | Evansville Riverfront, IN

Get out in the fresh air and support families facing homelessness this weekend at the 17th Annual Walking for Dreams Family and Pet Walk. This year you can participate in person or virtually. You can register online or on the event day. Check out the schedule below.

Walking for Dreams

  • 1:00 – 1:45 Registration
  • 1:45 – 2:00 Greetings and Announcements
  • 2:00 – 3:00 Family Walk
  • 3:00 – 3:30 Awards, Prizes and Final Announcement of Funds Raised