We hope everyone had a safe and fun weekend celebrating the life of Saint Patrick. The weekend is just two sleeps away and Friday couldn’t be here fast enough. We’ve rounded up some fun activities in the surrounding area that are sure to help your liver recover from all that green beer.
Friday, March 23rd
The Little Mermaid Jr. will be put on by The Children’s Theatre of Terre Haute all weekend at the Indiana Theater. The show begins Friday & Saturday at 7pm and Sunday at 3pm. Tickets can be purchased at the door for $15.
This is Us will be performing live at the Velvet Room. The Velvet Room is located at the Terre Haute Brewing Company. The show begins at 8pm, so come early to grab some dinner and a seat!Kick off your weekend right with Do317 and the Fuel. Take advantage of $3 beer and soft drinks, $1 hot dogs, and special $7 t-shirts. Indy Fuel vs Fort Wayne Komets at 7:35pm. Tickets can be purchased HERE.The Swope Art Museum’s free program Artists on Art, featuring local artists’ perspectives on works of art in the Swope’s collection, continues Friday, March 23 at 6 pm. In these informal talks, the audience hears directly from artists about works that intrigue them and have fed their own creativity. This month’s speaker is sculptor and glass artist Anna Lee Chalos-McAleese, who will discuss Richard Hunt’s steel sculpture “Poised and Extended Forms.” The 30-minute talk will be followed by a dialogue with the audience and an opportunity to view Hunt’s sculpture.Evansville you asked for it, and now its here! Chelsey’s Fit Factory is hosting a unique dance experience. You’ll get a chance to learn original choreography to your favorite Beyonce’ hits! Come get your Friday workout in and feel sexy while doing it:) Sahwneis “Nizz” is offering a Hip Hop in Heels Dance Workshop to Beyonce. It’s $10 per class. This Friday’s class is from 6-7pm.
Class Dates and Featured Songs:
3/23: Dance For You
When pathologically shy Charlie accompanies his friend, Froggy, to a rural fishing lodge, Froggy announces to the lodge owner that Charlie is from an exotic country and speaks no English. Hilarity ensues when Charlie overhears more than he should from the other guests. The Community Theatre is putting on the play, The Foreigner this weekend. Friday & Saturday the show begins at 8pm, Sunday at 2:30pm.
The White Rabbit Cabaret
Let’s Make A Date!
It’s time for a LOVE EXPLOSION!
We are back on a weekend! Come win a chance at love at Indy’s only live dating game show, ‘Let’s Make A Date!’ In a relationship? Don’t worry this show is a great time for everyone. Singles and couples alike can enjoy this hilarious evening that gives everyone in the audience a chance to win prizes or if your lucky a date with a lovely Bachelor or Bachelorette!
Hosted by Mort Sheboigan & Desiree De Carlo (The Rocket Doll Revue)
Come win a chance at love at The White Rabbit Cabaret!
Doors and Drinks 8pm, Show 9pm.
Special Price of Only $5 cash at the door.Fountain Square Brewery has got a great lineup of local bands for our second to last event at Fountain Square Brewery for the winter! Join us on March 23rd for Awake The Wilde, Union Suit Rally, and Pinky and The Basterds!
Adv Tickets $7
8p—Pinky and the Basterds
9p—Union Suit Rally
10p-Awake The Wilde
Scotty McCreery will be performing a power acoustic show this Friday at 8 Seconds Saloon. You must be 21 to enter. Doors open at 6pm, Scotty goes on at 9:30pm. Get your tickets HERE.
Saturday, March 24th
Grab your hard hat and head on down to the Wabash River. This Saturday from 10an-2pm join the RiverFront Lofts Group Hard Hat Tour. I visited the lofts when they were in the beginning stages and I was jealous that I didn’t have apartments this nice when I was living in one. I can’t wait to see how far they have come since I last saw the apartments back in the Fall.Join the Terre Haute Brewing Company for another series of Yoga + Beer! From 11am-12pm join other’s in a yoga class located in the Velvet Room and enjoy a free beer afterwards. (Doors open at 10:30). $10 per person. Don’t Forget to Bring a friend and a mat!It’s that time of year again, when everyone lugs there children to Deming Park to run around for free Candy. The Easter Egg Hunt is this Saturday from 2-3pm. I highly suggest staying away from Ohio Blvd and Fruitridge Ave. during that time. Ages 2-4 will be split into smaller groups for hunts. Hunts will begin at 2:00 pm.Ages 5-7 & 8-10 will begin their hunt at 2:30 pm.Come “wine” down at The Sycamore Winery throughout the winter months with live music, food, Big Leaf beer, and wine.
Winery Hours = 12-8pm
B.G. McPike and Solly Burton to play from 6-8pm
Food (TBD) from 4-8pm
These two are by far my favorite duo to listen to. I plan on stopping by this event for amazing music and wine.
Live from the Velvet Room at the Terre Haute Brewing Company this Saturday from 9om-12am. The Big O’s have been playing music in Terre Haute for 30 years. The band puts their own spin on many genres of new and old music ranging from R&B to Classic Rock to Blues. The band consists of Roger Osburn on bass and vocals, Kevin Hood on Drums and Percussion, and Mike Ames on Guitar and vocals.March into Spring with Ross David & WaterTower Estates. Singer songwriter, Ross David, will be performing at WaterTower Estates this Friday from 6-8pm!! Ross may have grown up here in Terre Haute but he has been traveling and performing all over the United States and all the way to Spain! Ross’ music has hundreds of thousands of views on Youtube as well as over 5 million Spotify plays!! You will not want to miss this performance as he comes back to his roots! Join Angela at Charm School to create this fun spring watercolor painting with flowers. You will learn some watercolor techniques, and then use those to create a final, framed piece of Spring Artwork. The class is from 10am-11L30am. Sign up HERE.Ages 4 and up. Join Wheelhouse Donuts in Rockville this Saturday afternoon from 2-4pm for Coffee with a Cop. Get to know local Parke County, town, & State Police officers with some coffee, donuts, and an open discussion to answer any questions you may have. Castle Finn Vineyard & Winery is having another cooking class with Mrs. Ly on Sat. March 24th @ 1pm central time. Cost is 30.00 per person or 50.00 per couple. Couple must be living together, can not be just be friends. Only 15 spots available call 217-463-2600 to sign up now.
Menu: Crab Rangoon, pancit Bihon & Mongolian beef. Dessert is a black-eyed pea dessert.Join St. Mary’s Child Center to watch the Elite 8 madness on Saturday, March 24th beginning at 4:30PM! Enjoy the games at Big Lug Canteen – 2nd Floor (1435 E. 86th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46240).
$5 Donation Entry – RSVP by March 16th to [email protected] West Terre Haute Highland Church is hosting a Community Block Party in the IGA Parking lot from 10am-2pm. This event is completely FREE and will include bounce houses, free food, & fun.How cool is this, Barter School in Indy?! In order to attend a class, each student must bring at least one item, as payment to your teacher. This Saturday learn a simple way to make an all-natural beauty product that has a significantly longer shelf-life than most homemade lotions and no preservatives! Homemade beauty products are affordable, customizable, fabulous, super good smelling, and an excellent form of self-care. Everyone will leave with one of their own scented with essential oils their choice. Groovy.
The teacher for this class is Mir Vogel. Mir has a handsome cat named Oro and lives near Broad Ripple. She loves circles and good conversation about cats or mental health or both. Sunrises are superb, coffee is grand, and anyone can cook.
Local beer (no IPAs)
Glass jars/containers with lids
Something you made!
A monetary donation to Barter School Indy
The class takes place at Rabble Coffee from 6:30-8pm and you can register HERE.Join us for Pure Barre at the Sun King Brewery!
To purchase a $10 ticket click here: http://bit.ly/2u6DoSC or on the app choose “buy services” and purchase the class called “Sun King Brewery Class Ticket” and you will be automatically added to the event. Only 40 tickets available.
Proceeds from tickets benefiting Riley Hospital for Children. Your $10 ticket includes 45 minute Pure Barre class inside the brewery and donation. Special Pure Barre membership offer available for participants (new clients only). All attendees must be 21+. No prior Pure Barre experience necessary.
Bring a mat and wear comfortable athletic attire. No other equipment necessary. Doors open at 9am. Class starts at 9:30am- brewery is open after class for mingling and tours.
Please note that booking class does NOT automatically purchase a ticket or reserve a spot. See link above to purchase.Jamey Johnson will be at 8 Seconds Saloon this Saturday. Doors open at 6pm, he goes on at 10:45pm. Tickets can be purchased HERE.Join the White Violet Center for Eco-Justice at Saint Mary of the Woods this Saturday for a Bread Baking class. Candace added another sourdough class! Learn bread-making basics, tips and tricks for creating and maintaining starters, and ideas for how to incorporate sourdough into a variety of other baked goods. $45. Register: https://spsmw.org/event/
Sunday, March 25th
MARCH MADNESS TRIVIA
Grabs some friends, make a team, and come on down to Wheel House Donuts for an afternoon of trivia! The event will begin at 1pm. WINNING TEAM receives a free dozen donuts and bragging rights. So come out, enjoy some donuts, and see how clever you and your friends are!This Sunday, don’t forget to grab brunch at The Copper Bar from 10am-1pm. Join Tolly’s Bar & Grill as they host the first comedy troupe composed of autistic people, Asperger’s Are Us. They have performed over 100 original absurdist sketch shows in nine countries since 2010 .They DO NOT poke fun at Asperger’s and did not form to teach or to prove that autistic people can be funny.
They formed for the same reason anyone does comedy: To make you laugh! Expect silly deadpan sketches that appeal to Aspies and sympathetic others alike. The show is from 7:30-9:30pm and you can get your tickets HERE.If you write songs (lyrics and/