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Family Friendly Events For Evansville: August 4-6

There are so many fun weekend events to look forward to! Get out and enjoy our awesome community! 

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Volksfest 11 a.m. to midnight Thursday through Saturday with food served until 10 p.m. Those under 21 allowed until 2:30 p.m. At 4 p.m. at $5 cover. German food, music, beer (and craft beer).
Brat Trot 5K is 8 a.m. Saturday. Starts and ends at Germania Maennerchor.

First Friday’s at Haynie’s Corner, dog days of summer. Businesses in the District will be open and partnering with a local artist to showcase their incredible talent!

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What: Billy Ray Cyrus
When: 7 p.m. Saturday
Where: The Victory
Tickets: $32 to $119 plus fees, available at all Ticketmaster outlets and at the Ford Box office of by calling 1-800-745-3000.


What: First annual Haynie’s Corner Ping Pong Open
When:1-6 p.m. Sunday
Where: Sauced Ballroom.
Admission to watch is $5 per person. 100 percent of proceeds go to Haynie’s Corner Art’s District development.

What: Evansville Stromboli Festival
When: Noon to 5 p.m. Sunday
Where: Bosse Stadium, 23 Don Mattingly Way, just south of Garvin Park
General Admission is $5 at the gate. More information including online ticket purchase options and enhanced tickets with additional benefits can be found at

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