This year is BOO sheet! But this weekend will help you forget about the dumpster fire that is 2020. Check out our list below for events + activities going on this weekend.
Friday, October 16th
Mark your calendars for the Vintage Blooms Outdoor Fall Market October 16th & 17th. Shop 10a-4p each day.
A quaint unique mini market located between the creek and the cornfield.
Vendors include: Hoosier Bakes, The Black Cow Boutique, Brittany’s Handmade, Matilda Jane Clothing, Garrett Hand-lettering, Cheyenne Rose Design, Rad Rentals Tap Truck, Andy’s Chainsaw Carvings, Honeysuckle Hill Bee-stro, Limelife by Alcone by Lori Webster, Thirty-one by Kelly Livvix,
Along Came a Blackbird,Lynn & Co.,
Callie+Cooper, Modern Rose Handstitched, City Pumpkin & Flannel Co., The Wildflower Collection, The Vintage Shed, Vintage Blooms, Bee’s Sweet Treats, Beauty from Ashes Gifts and Barrett Works.
This is an outdoor mini market where there is plenty of room to spread out, laugh, shop, eat and shop again.
Moon Lite Drive-In Theater Showings
Fri., 10/16 & Sat., 10/17:
Disney’s “A Nightmare Before Christmas” PG (1h 16m)
“Hocus Pocus” PG (1h 36m)
Gates open Fri/Sat @ 6:00
Nightmare starts @ 7:45
Hocus @ approx. 9:20
13 & older $9
5 & under Free
Arrive by 6:45, check into social media and receive $1 off per paid admission!
And more scary and not so scary movies as we enter the spookiest month of the season!
Be there and be scared!
Covid-19 Action Plan is as follows:
Masks required at the Box Office and in the Concession Building & Restrooms
With 10 acres we have plenty of room to social distance!
Cars must be parked 6 feet away from each other. You may lift your hatch or sit in back of trucks. If hatch is open as always we ask you to tie the hatch so that it is even with the roof of your vehicle so that fellow patrons behind you can see the screen. You can not sit in chairs beside your vehicle, but you can sit in front of it.
Our concession stand will be open. We will have markings on our concrete and rock patio area encouraging a safe distance of 6 feet between groups. Our staff will wear masks. Anytime you visit the restrooms or concession stands we ask that you do the same.
Refills will be offered at .50 each at this time. A new cup, bag or tub will be provided and customer must return original to staff for disposal.
Let’s all work together to make sure that we can remain open and enjoy movies once again under the stars.
Large vehicles park in the back half of the field so those in smaller vehicles can enjoy the
For sound tune into WKJB 101.5 on your
Use your car stereo or bring a portable Radio!
Come early and have Supper here!
We have HOT Popcorn, Tasty Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Corn Dogs, Pizzas, Nachos, Pretzels, Candy, and Cold Treats too!!
Don’t forget to grab your MoonLite Drive-In Theater T-Shirts! Remember when worn to the Drive-In you receive a FREE small popcorn!
Children sizes $10 and adult sizes $15. Get them during our open hours!
Open hatches must be tied down to be Level with the roof of vehicle.
Visit concession stand for twine if needed.
Nic Strain will be playing at the Terre Haute Brewing Co Taproom on Friday 7-9pm.
It’s that time again to fire up the fryers and serve up our delicious housemade Beignets at Red Room Cakery!
$10 gets you an order of Beignets and Mimosa with one free refill.
$8 gets you an order of Beignets with your choice of house coffee, milk, or orange juice and free refills.
Wanna split an order of Beignets and simply add an additional drink? No worries! Add a regular drink for $2 or an additional Mimosa for $3.
ALL tips collected will help our very own Culinary Queen, Beth Speer, and will be donated to FSA Counseling.
Come on by and say hi, grab some fried nuggets of goodness, and have a few drinks with us.
Nathan Marshall will be playing at 365 Bar + Grill this Friday at 8pm.
Current & Classic Hits
No Cover Charge
District 6 Market is hosting a pumpkin planting class at WaterTower Estates Winery!
This time, they are hauling dozens of pumpkins and hundreds of flowers to WaterTower Estates Winery, because the only thing more fun than planting flowers in a pumpkin is doing it while drinking amazing wine!!
Come join them for this ‘Plant & Pour’ Fall potting party, where you will be gutting a large pumpkin and using it as a planter! (The picture on this post is 2 planters created by guests at our first Pumpkin planter class) Water Tower Estates provides the wine, they provide the pumpkin, soil, flowers, & materials, and YOU bring the fun!
Gather your friends for the opportunity to dig in the dirt, and they’ll take care of the cleanup! ***Tickets must be bought in advance in order to attend the event***
During this hands-on class, guests will learn how to use a real pumpkin as a planter! First, you will select a large pumpkin of your choice. You will then cut the top off and remove the pulp. (Take the seeds home for roasting a tasty treat!) A personalized shopping experience to choose flowers will be provided (flowers included in cost of class), followed by a walk through demonstration as you transplant your unique arrangement into your pumpkin! At the end of the class, take home your beautiful creation to enjoy throughout Autumn.
Nitty gritty details:
Who – You, us, and WaterTower Estates
What – Plant & Pour potting party
Where – WaterTower Estates Winery
525 W Springhill Drive
Terre Haute, IN 47802
When – Friday, October 16. 6:00-7:30ish (The Winery is open until 9:00)
Cost – $40: includes 1 glass of wine, 1 pumpkin, soil, any flower arrangement you can fit inside pumpkin
Only 60 tickets available!
Tickets must be purchased in advance at www.district6market.com.
Matthew Westerfield and Matt Robinson will be playing at Charlies Pub & Grub this Friday night in the beer garden. Music starts at 8pm.
Saturday, October 17th
Join us for the Terre Haute Farmers Market Fall 2020 Outdoor Season! Come see us in the parking lot of The Meadows – Terre Haute from 9:00 – 1:00 every Saturday through October!
Please be aware that we are taking additional precautions to keep our members and guests safe, so please see our supporting posts for more information.
There’s never been a better time to shop local and support your neighbors, so be sure to visit us for farm fresh meat and eggs, locally grown produce, honey, jams and jellies, breads and baked goods, vegetable and flowering plants, herbs (fresh and dried), handcrafted lotions, soaps, and bath products, sauces and seasonings, gut-friendly fermented foods, artisan crafts, textiles, and more!
Drive-through Scare at the Fairgrounds, listen to Halloween music and on your vehicle radio 94.1 – FM Concessions on site, some proceeds to benefit FSA Counseling!!! The first weekend at 9:00 p.m. your ticket includes a movie. Friday night will be The Night of the Living Dead and Saturday will be Little Shop of Horrors (weather permitting). Price is per carload. Event is hosted by DJ Danny Wayne, Culinary Queens is a proud partner and will be selling amazing snack packs to benefit FSA Counseling Center.
You have to admit some of your best memories stem from a competitive backyard game with friends! Join CASY as Carlene Sakbun raises funds during her efforts with Dancing with the Terre Haute Stars benefiting CASY. The Backyard Olympics will feature a tournament of flippy cup, beer pong, corn hole, & darts. Enter as a team of two or a team of four. There will be a tournament bracket for both teams and winner will not only win bragging rights but a nice prize package from Charlie’s and Skin Spa! Cost includes appetizers provided by Charlies Pub and Grub and pitchers of beer for drinking games! Have fun while supporting a great cause!
Join District 6 Market on Saturday, October 17for another round of Forks and Flowers.
FIFI’S Lunchbox will be serving their unique and delicious food including
FIFI’S famous Balls and Fries
Twisted Hot Dogs
Luau Sandwich Special
Lemonade shake-ups, bottled water, Pepsi Products
FIFI’S will be serving from 11-4ish
District 6 Market’s produce tent has transitioned to fall, offering squash (acorn, honeynut), sweet potatoes, potatoes (fingerling & red), LOCAL APPLES , APPLE CIDER, APPLE (& pumpkin) BUTTER, Dillman Farms preserves, Midwest Fresh Bacon Jam, honey, assorted bagels, granola, salsa, queso, tortilla chips and more!
*District 6 Market is open 9-6*
Don’t forget to browse our selection fall flowers while you’re at it! We a vast selection of Mums (26 varieties!), Celosia, Lambs Ear, trailing Snapdragons, Black Eyed Susan’s, ornamental kale & cabbage, ornamental millet & MORE! We also have many fall combo planters for those of you looking for a grab n go options to bring effortless fall flair to your porches! We have pumpkins and gourds in different sizes, shapes, & colors! Our Cinderella pumpkins are great for stacking on your porches! Don’t forget your straw bales and corn bundles to bring fall flair to your doorsteps!
Our U-Pick pumpkin patch will be OPEN & the fun doesn’t stop there! Be sure to checkout our pumpkin decoration station where you can leave the mess with us, and decorate on the spot, or grab the supplies you need to decorate at home! We have everything from googley eyes, to feathers, assorted jewels, glitter, paint pot sets, assorted sequins, pom poms, confetti, & pipe cleaners! Materials range from $1-$4.
Their buy 3 or more shrubs or trees, and we’ll plant them for FREE deal is still ongoing, but the last day to schedule a planting is October 18.
The Nerve will be playing at Charlies Pub & Grub this Saturday at 8pm.
Dreamy Sunset Farm is hosting a Pop-up Market!!!! After all the festivals and many fall family activities were cancelled, they worked with their close friends, right here in Vermillion County, and have a great event in store for you all!!!
Dreamy Sunset Farm, along with Liberty Tree Baskets from Cayuga, IN and The Battered Barn from Clinton will be set up at 313 E 1200 S, Clinton, IN 47842, on Oct 17th, 2020 from 10am-5pm!!!
Besides the products listed below for each vendor, they will also have Mums, Pumpkins, Scarecrow kits, SCARECROW BUILDING, and fall decorations available!!! The small fee for scarecrow building will include a kit for a family to pick a socially distanced area on our farm and enjoy a little fall fun!
For some FREE fun, Blythe will be coming home from college that weekend to host a super cool goat information station!!! She will be here to share information about our goats, how they are taken care of, and a little bit about what goes into our products!!!
They WILL BE STRICTLY enforcing all CDC guidelines! Everything will be held outside, but do ask you to please have a mask on hand to wear in times social distancing can not be achieved. We will have some available for purchase, if you need one once you arrive.
Products available for each vendor:
Dreamy Sunset Farm: Goat Milk Soap, Lotion, Lip Balm and Bath Soaks will be available for purchase with limited fragrances available, also custom designed and handmade clothing
Liberty Tree Baskets: Gorgeous handmade baskets, fall crafts and fall decor.
The Battered Barn: Beautiful handmade, one of a kind crafts and decor, along with fall crafts, and fall decor.
Travis Dillon is playing at the Dawgleg Bar & Grill this Saturday at 8pm.
Join them for a night full of music, delicious food, and ice cold drinks!
Be sure to join the Vigo County Fair on Oct. 17th for a Jonah Fish Fry & Demo Derby!
4-8 for dine in or carry out!!!!
$10 adult meal (3 pc fish, two sides and drink)
$6 kids meal (1 pc fish or hot dog, two sides and drink)
Extra fish $2
Desserts available for purchase!!!
Then be sure to stick around for the Fall Classic Demo Derby!!!
Join Tolly’s Bar & Grill for a dose of Mid-Rocktober madness at in the beer Garden with The alternative Rap and rock variety show with Brandon Sciotto and Jake & Reg!
You won’t want to miss the 4th annual Brat Trot through Terre Haute’s historical brewing district hosted by Immanuel Lutheran Church!
The Brat Trot has 2 awesome 5k races (the beer challenge 5k and regular 5k) and a 1 mile fun run for you to choose from!
The main event is the Beer Challenge where participants will run our 1 mile loop course through the brewing district. At each lap you must consume a 4 ounce shot glass of beer and have the volunteer place a check mark on your bib# before continuing on to your next lap. After 3 laps you will then cross the finish line and should have consumed a total of 12 ounces (aka 1 beer) All beer will be provided by the Terre Haute Brewing Company!
With the presence of the COVID 19 pandemic this year we will be taking some added precautions to insure participant safety, which we will email in detail to event participants the week leading up to the event. It will include spacing participants out at the race start, social distancing protocols, and a change up with the water stations being individually packaged water bottles. Post race party will also include changes to insure everyone’s safety. We are taking these precautions to not only insure participant safety, but to guarentee we can still put on an awesome and fun Brat Trot this year!
Come Join the Fun!
For Complete Details & SignUp:
7:00 a.m. – Packet Pickup / Race Day Registration Opens (All Races)
8:30 a.m. – Brat Trot 5k – Packet Pickup / Race Day Registration closes
9:00 a.m. – Brat Trot 5k Start
9:01 a.m. – 1 Mile Fun Run Start
9:30 a.m. – Beer Challenge – Packet Pickup / Race Day Registration closes
10:00 a.m. – Beer Challenge 5k Start
10:15 a.m. – Brat Trot 5k Award Ceremony
11:15 a.m. – Beer Challenge Award Ceremony
Nic Strain will be playing at 365 Bar & Grill this Saturday at 8pm.
Current & Classic Country
No Cover Charge
Join Sleepy Creek Vineyard for some LAUGH’S at Sleepy Creek! C-U Comedy host for the evening is Jesse Tuttle. He has headlined comedy clubs in the Midwest for the past 9 years and have opened/featured for over 100 nationally touring acts. As producers of the C-U Comedy Club in downtown Champaign they have founded one of the best and most well attended weekly shows in Central, IL. Please note the Dragonfly pavilion accordion doors will be open as if being outdoors. Please dress accordingly for the weather.
With Stand Up Comedians: Al Nimpson (Springfield), Zach Boblitt (Springfield), Sandy Ott (Champaign), Justin Tuttle (C-U Comedy)
Hosted by: Jesse Tuttle (C-U Comedy)
Here are the details: Doors Open & Cocktails at: 7 PM, Show at 8 PM
Tickets are $15.00 per person. Tables of 10 are $120.00 and only available by calling us 217-733-0330.
Please Note: All of the Dragonfly pavilion accordion doors will be open as if being outdoors. Please dress accordingly for the weather. Depending on the weather, we will have the AC or Heat in the venue, but the doors will be open. Tables will be spaced apart for your safety. And for your safety, please follow the guidelines.
Dress your pup in their spookiest costume, and head to the Black Acre Garden for an evening of pup-friendly fun!
This event will include a costume contest with prizes begin awarded to the top three, as voted by Black Acre staff and Howl-o-ween attendees. The voting of the costume contest will take place at 7PM, with entries being accepted from 5PM to 7PM. You must be on-site at 7:30PM to receive your prizes! This event is free to attend.
The Garden is a pet and family friendly venue in Irvington, serving Black Acre Brewing Co. beer, spirits and cocktails from Wilderland Distillery, craft cola from The Soda Guy, and full food menu!
Join Guggman Haus Brewing Co for their next beer pairing with locally-owned Gallery Pastry Shop. We’re so excited to pair our beer with four specially-picked macarons. Gallery Pastry Shop will also be onsite with other treats for purchase!
They are offering a limited number of pairings for pre-sale for both To-Go and In-Haus options. These pairings have been carefully selected for a one-of-a-kind, delicious and flavorful tasting experience!
Pairing tickets will be available Monday 10/12 at 12pm on our website at https://www.guggmanhausbrewing.com/beer
PAIRING TO ENJOY IN THE BEER GARDEN ON SATURDAY 10/17:
**2 8-oz pours paired with 4 macarons
–>Riverside New England IPA paired with a raspberry & a lemon macaron
–>Haus Blend Coffee Milk Stout paired with a hazelnut espresso & a chocolate macaron
(Outside seating only!)
TO-GO PAIRING FOR PICK-UP ON SATURDAY 10/17:
**4-pack of Haus Blend Coffee Milk Stout CANS with 4 macarons: chocolate, hazelnut espresso, raspberry, Pumpkin
In addition to the pairing, Gallery Pastry will be set up with other tasty treats for purchase from 2-5pm.
Grab your ticket on Monday 10/12 at 12pm!
Sunday, October 18th
A multi-course dinner of German-themed food paired with a range of Oktoberfest beers. Oompah!
We’re bringing Oktoberfest to Kleptz!
The spirit of Munchen, Germany is alive this October. Join us for a hearty dinner of German food with an Oktoberfest beer tasting.
Note that the restaurant will be closed to the public for this special event, so we’ll have plenty of room to spread out tables at safe and socially distant spacing around the building. Groups can be accommodated, and if you have a specific seating preference please contact us with your request. Doors open at 5:30pm and the first course is presented at 6:30pm. Come early to open a tab and have a drink before the main event. Many of the drinks served will be available for purchase to take home.
21+ with photo ID; advance tickets only.
Pups ‘n Pints is back for one more go this patio season with the return of Barktoberfest! This will take place at Pour Bros Craft Taproom in Champaign, IL. This one is in support of Hospice Hearts and features a costume contest for the pooches. Due to capacity restrictions and demand this will be split into two sessions (both with prizes) and be by reservation. Please message or email to send an email to email@example.com to reserve a spot. There are two time slots to pick from: 1:00-3:00 or 3:30-5:30; please indicate your preference with your reservation along with the number of people and dogs in your group.
New to the program is Pura Vida Pets! They will be on hand with some tasty treats for the pooches and other fun stuff. Some proceeds from these sales will also be going to Hospice Hearts.