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Ritzy Fantasy of Lights

Ritzy’s Fantasy of Lights

Join the 24th annual Ritzy’s Fantasy of Lights! Enjoy a magical mile of holiday lights in Evansville’s Garvin Park, operating nightly from Thanksgiving through New Year’s Day.  Drive through or take a carriage ride any night EXCEPT Nov. 29 when the event is closed to vehicles and open ONLY for Bright Lights for Easterseals 5K run and […]

Wrestling in the Park

Wrestling at Garvin Park

Wrestling in the Park brings you 2016 Park Mania and is a totally free event for the community with free food, free drinks, free CDs, prizes, live music by BBR and friends, and of course wrestling courtesy of NFW and EWA… Word & Prayer: 5:00-5:15 Live Music: 5:15-5:30 Wrestling: 5:30-6:15 Heather Live: 6:15-6:30 Wrestling: 6:30-7:15 […]

ParksFest 2016

ParksFest 2016

Join one of the largest growing outside free music festivals in Evansville at ParksFest on September 10th, 2016 at Garvin Park.  Music line-up this year includes:  Houndmouth, The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band, Madisen Ward and the Mama Bear, The 23 String Band, Factor:Primo, Osiella, and John Dodd ft. Alex Morgan. ParksFest is a free, all-day, music festival in Evansville’s Garvin […]

BODYBUILDERECORDS Album Release Party at Garvin

BODYBUILDERECORDS Album Release Party at Garvin

Join the album release party at Garvin Park, located at 1600 N. Main St, Evansville IN, on March 26th, 2016 from 4pm-7pm.  Enjoy free pizza, drinks, live music, games, kid bouncy, and prizes!  Cd’s will be for sale for $5 with all proceeds going to feed the community. For more information visit

Ritzy’s Fantasy of Lights

Ritzy’s Fantasy of Lights will brighten Evansville’s Garvin Park from Thanksgiving (Nov. 26, 2015) through Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016!   Fantasy of Light’s is one of the Tri-State’s favorite winter traditions as well as one of Easter Seals’ most important fund-raising events. Hours are Sunday-Thursday from 5-9 p.m. and Friday-Saturday from 5-10 p.m. Admission for the […]

ParksFest Evansville – Garvin Park Music Festival

ParksFest Evansville is taking place on Saturday, September 19, 2015, at Garvin Park!  This free, all-day, music fest will feature several live performers, kids activities, food and art for the whole family! 9:00PM – Shooter Jennings Official 7:30PM – Boscoe France 5:45PM – Davina and The Vagabonds 4:00PM – Willie Watson 3:00PM – The Honey Vines 2:00PM – […]

Romain Subaru Fido Walk & Fun Fest

Fido Walk & Fun Fest will take place on Saturday, September 12th from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Vanderburgh Humane Society, located at 400 Millner Industrial Drive in Evansville.  This fun-filled event will feature the dog-friendly 1-Mile Fido Walk through Garvin Park, plus the Flying Houndz Frizbee Trick Dog Show sponsored by Pet Food Center!  Please bring […]

River City Bicycle Classic Kick-Off Party and Race Day

The River City Bicycle Classic will take place in Evansville on June 7th, bigger and better than ever!  The race is scheduled to begin at 9 a.m. at Garvin Park and will include 8 High Speed Criterium Races, a Kids Bike Race, Citizens Race, live music, food, and a beer garden.  Festivities begin on June […]

Evansville Streets Alive!

Come out to Evansville Streets Alive!, being held by the Evansville-Area Trails Coalition, on May 18th from 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. on North Main Street, from Columbia Street to Garvin Park.  This car-free street festival will be packed with physical activity and healthy foods! There will be free bicycle helmet giveaways for, zoo animals […]

Indiana State Games- Fit and 50

Formerly called the Indiana Senior Games, the 2014 Indiana State Games- Fit and 50, will take place  in Evansville May 15-23.  The Games will take place at various venues throughout Evansville, including SWIRCA, USI tennis courts, and Garvin Park, among many others. For more information, a schedule of events, and to register, please visit Indiana […]