Top things to do this weekend: October 23-27

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Halloween is just around the corner and that means this weekend is filled with candy, spooks and so much more! Check out what's in store for the Tri-State this weekend.

2019 Trick Or Treat Map

Is it candy you’re looking for? Check out our map to the Halloween events full of candy!

Halloween Hullabaloo

Are you brave enough to trek the haunted trails and escape the mummy’s curse in The Tomb? If not, don’t fret; there will be games, crafts, and trick or treating too!

When: Saturday, October 26, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Where: Angel Mounds | 8215 Pollack Ave, Evansville, Indiana 47715
Cost: $5 | Children 3 and younger are free

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MercyMe Imagine Tour

Tickets are still available to see MercyMe live at the Ford Center this Saturday!

When: Saturday, October 26, 7 p.m.
Where: Ford Center | 1 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Evansville, IN
Cost: $23.75 – $150

Posted by MercyMe Music on Monday, May 13, 2019

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The Three Musketeers

The University of Evansville Theatre presents The Three Musketeers in a new version of a beloved classic tale set in 17th-century France but reimagined in a world where men and women are equally empowered.

When: Thursday 7:30 p.m. | Friday 7:30 p.m. | Saturday 7:30 p.m. | Sunday 2 p.m.
Where: Ford Center | 1 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Evansville, IN
Cost:

  • Adults – $18
  • Senior Adults, UE Employees, Non-UE Students – $16
  • UE students – Free *

 

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Grey Lady Ghost Tours

Are you brave enough to meet the Grey Lady face to face? She’s known to throw books off shelves and on to the floor. The tour will recount famous Grey Lady stories in the exact location of the library where they happened.

Registration is required. Click here to register.

When: Thursday 7:30 p.m. | Friday 7:30 p.m. | Saturday 7:30 p.m. | Sunday 2 p.m.
Where: Ford Center | 1 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Evansville, IN
Cost: Free

Grey Lady

Boo at the Zoo

Wear a costume to Mesker Park Zoo for trick-or-treating, a costume contest, and more!

When: Friday and Saturday 5-8 PM | Sunday 3-6 PM
Where: Mesker Park Zoo | 1545 Mesker Park Dr, Evansville, Indiana 47720
Cost: $6 for Zoo Members | $8 for non-members

Posted by Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden on Tuesday, September 3, 2019

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Haunted Historic Evansville Ghost Walks

Haunted Historic Evansville includes two spine-tingling tours: Riverside Historic District Tour and Haynie’s Corner Arts District Tour. Expect spirit and ghost appearances throughout the hour-long tours filled with history and mystery.

Learn more about each tour here.

Each tour is family-friendly. Comfortable walking shoes are a plus.

When: Friday and Saturday | 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Tours start every half hour. The last tour starts at 9:30 p.m.
Where: Mesker Park Zoo | 1545 Mesker Park Dr, Evansville, Indiana 47720
Cost: $6 for Zoo Members | $8 for non-members

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Fall Heritage Day at the Rockport Lincoln Pioneer Village & Museum

Relive history at Fall Heritage Day at the Rockport Lincoln Pioneer Village & Museum this Saturday!
Visit with costumed Interpreters and demonstrators as you walk through the cabins. Attend school as it was taught when Lincoln was a boy, make a candle & quilt block to take home along with other kid’s activities, have your picture taken next to one of the unique scarecrows on display, music, food and more.
When: Saturday | 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Where: Lincoln Pioneer Village and Museum | 928 Fairground Drive, Rockport, Indiana 47635
Cost:  $5 Adults, $3 kids 12 & under and seniors 55 & older

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Looking for more spooky fun?

Check out River City Weekend’s Guide to haunted houses, tours and trails in the Tri-State below!

River City Weekend’s Guide to haunted houses, tours and trails in the Tri-State

Looking for Fall fun with pumpkins in patches and more?

Check out our Fall Fun Guide below!

River City Weekend’s Fall Fun & Festival Guide 2019