In Partnership with the Southern Weekend

This River City Weekend: March 15-17

Plan your weekend with us!

With Spring on the horizon, we're all itching do something fun here at River City Weekend!
Make this weekend a great one! Check out these events happening in and around the River City this weekend, March 15-17.

FRIDAY

Evansville Thunderbolts

Watch the Evansville Thunderbolts take on the Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs at Evansville Ford Center! The theme for this game is ‘812 Night’ and there will be special deals on merchandise for $8, $2 and $1.

When: Friday, 7:15 p.m.
Where: Ford Center,  SE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Evansville
Cost: $20-$30

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Fish Fries

Fish fry season jumps into full effect starting this Friday. Local parishes will be hosting fish fries until April 18, the Friday before Easter.

When: Through the Lenten season
Where: Check our guide!
Cost: Varies

 

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Aaron Lewis

See Grammy-nominated and multi-platinum artist, Aaron Lewis, on his “Sinner Tour” this weekend!

When: Friday, 8 p.m.
Where: Owensboro Convention Center, 501 West 2nd Street, Owensboro
Cost: $37, $57, and $77

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Clint Black

Clint Black will be playing at Victory Theatre on his 30th Anniversary Tour. The tour commemorates the anniversary of his debut album ‘Killin’ Time.’

When: Friday, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Old National Events Plaza, 715 Locust St, Evansville
Cost: $41.00 – $97.00

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Saturday

Evansville Philharmonic Golf Classic

Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra

Join the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra in a space-themed concert to commemorate the 50th anniversary of NASA’s 1969 moon landing! Indiana composer James Beckel wrote From The Earth To The Moon and Beyond especially for this occasion. The concert will be complete with narration from Mayor Lloyd Winnecke and imagery from the Hubble Space Telescope.

When: Saturday, 7:o0 p.m.
Where: Victory Theatre, 600 Main St, Evansville
Cost: $19.00 – $79.00

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End of Winter Hike

Spring is trying its best to arrive! Join the folks at John James Audubon State Park for their End of Winter Hike. Wear some sturdy shoes and expect a mile hike starting at the Warbler Road Trailhead. The hike will be canceled in the event of rain or extremely cold weather.

When: Saturday, 10 a.m.
Where: Victory Theatre, 600 Main St, Evansville
Cost: Free

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St. Patrick's Day Events

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in the Tri-State!

When: Saturday & Sunday
Where: Check our guide!
Cost: Varies

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Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper

Tap into your Bluegrass roots and see Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper at the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum.

When: Saturday, 7:00 p.m.
Where: Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum, 311 W 2nd St, Owensboro
Cost: $21

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Midwest Promotions Gun and Knife Show

The Owensboro Sports Center is hosting Midwest Promotions Gun and Knife Show this Saturday and Sunday.

When: Saturday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. & Sunday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Where: Owensboro Sports Center, 1215 Hickman Ave. Owensboro
Cost: $6.00, Children 12 And Under, Free

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Evansville Thunderbolts

TAKE TWO: Evansville Thunderbolts will face the Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs at Evansville Ford Center again Saturday night! The theme for this game is ‘Get Lucky Night’ where you should wear your most festive green apparel.

When: Saturday, 7:15 p.m.
Where: Ford Center,  SE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Evansville
Cost: $20-$30

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Sunday

Comedian and viral sensation, John Crist is coming to Old National Events Plaza. You may know him from viral videos like Millennial International, Road Rage in the Church Parking Lot, Buzz Feed*s Signs You Grew Up Christian and many others.

When: Sunday, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Old National Events Plaza, 715 Locust St, Evansville
Cost: $30