Do more things that make you forget to check your phone. Lucky for you, I’ve compiled a list of things you can do PHONE FREE! My favorites are S’mores On the Circle in celebration of national S’mores Day in downtown Indianapolis, the 14th Annual Wiener Dog Races, & Yoga at the Toga.
Friday, August 10th
Karma 3.0 will be performing live at the Terre Haute Brewing Company this Friday. Music starts at 8pm in the Velvet Room.Team of Mercy, Inc is inviting all to come join in a night of good eats, raffles and silent auction items. ALL of the proceeds go to assisting individuals and families that have lost a loved one to suicide. They are branching out to the entire Wabash Valley and want to bring the awareness to Vermillion County. This community suffers just like any other. Let us join together to care for each other in times of terrible tragic losses and trauma. Suicide does not discriminate. It is happening all around us and with the stigma attached, unfortunately it is not getting talked about. That is why Team of Mercy, Inc is here. Please join them in their mission for healthier communities. $8.00 per plate at the Italian Dinner that takes place in Clinton, IN at the Blanford Sportsman Club.By Friday, Mama Needs Java. Join Millie & Maude for shopping and coffee, and take 20% off all lotions, Put a Bird on It candles and Essential oil sprays, AND Friday only 20% off Ambre Blends pre-orders!
Join Yvette in Charm School at 10am for a Mommy & Me canvas with your little that’s not in school yet! The canvas class starts at 11am.
*6 seats (combined mommy & child) available, $15.
Get yo’self fitted for a bra, order, and be entered to win a free strap clip!The Eldon Huff Band makes the kind of music you wish were still being played on the radio! With their gritty guitars, soulful vocals, and down home lyrics reminiscent of yesterday, they take no prisoners on stage.
After spending 2016 and 2017 writing and recording for their debut album, the band released, “Addicted” it’s first single and music video in October of 2017. With an album set to release in the Summer of 2018, the Eldon Huff Band has set out to prove that Southern Rock-n-Roll will never go out of style. They will be playing at Johnny & Junes in Flora, IL from 6-11pm. Opening the night will be Ben Nation!This After Dark is going to be LEGENDARY! Big kids 21 and up —spend Friday night under the stadium lights and kick it for our first annual Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience After Dark! Grab a beer and play, minus the kids! Event proceeds support The Children’s Museum Fund, which ensures all children and families can visit the museum.
Wear your sneaks and come ready to play!
From 6-8 p.m., get pumped up with a live DJ and activities in the After Dark beer garden tent before heading out to play in the world-class sports experience during regular visiting hours. At 8 p.m., the sports experience closes to our pint-size visitors, so you can party under the stadium lights! Explore all 12 outdoor experiences, plus three new indoor exhibits!
–Enjoy one FREE drink ticket with your ticket purchase!
–Learn a new sport! Challenge your friends to a shootout in the Indy Fuel Hockey Experience or show off your skills with a round of mini golf on Pete and Alice Dye-designed mini golf courses.
–Sport your favorite yoga pants or throwback jersey to pose for a pic in our all-star photo booth
Tickets are required. Event is on, rain or shine. No refunds. Additional drinks and snacks available for purchase. Drinks must remain in the beer garden until 8 p.m. Please drink responsibly.
More information and tickets: https://www.childrensmuseum.org/visit/calendar/view/604Did you know that the first known, published s’mores recipe was credited to Girl Scouts? In celebration of National S’mores Day, Girl Scouts of Central Indiana will host its inaugural S’mores on the Circle on Monument Circle in downtown Indianapolis. This event will feature local chefs who create gourmet s’mores to be sold as a fundraiser. Each s’more will cost $5 (Cash Only). Chefs have been challenged to showcase their creative flair in what a s’more means to them. They’ll bring the spice or the sweet goodness to show off their talents, all in a fun atmosphere to raise funds for Girl Scouts. The event will run Friday from 11am-1pm. All proceeds will go towards financial assistance for Girl Scouts, so that every girl who wants to be a Girl Scout has the opportunity to participate in hands-on adventures and STEM activities.Reel Women / Vintage Wine night is taking place this Friday from 7:30-10:30 pm in Franklin, Indiana. Tickets are $10 and include a glass of River City Winery Franklin Tasting Room wine – or – a small popcorn / beverage combo from the concession area. Enjoy a showing of Clueless at the Historic Artcraft Theatre.
PG-13 | 1 hour, 37 minutes | Comedy, Romance
Starring: Alicia Silverstone, Stacey Dash, Brittany Murphy
– scheduled to show in 35mm film –
A rich high school student tries to boost a new pupil’s popularity, but reckons without affairs of the heart getting in the way.Enjoy an evening of unspoiled views of Indiana sunsets from Patoka Lake combine with Indiana wines and hors d’oeuvres / desserts to make for a relaxing summer evening aboard the Patoka Voyager cruise boat! This Sunset Cruise featuring First Miracle Winery begins at 7:30pm at the Patoka Lake Marina. Enjoy 5-7 tastings of wine from First Miracle Winery, and choose 2 glasses of your favorite. Bottles available for purchase as well. Call (812) 685-2203 ext. 101 to reserve your spot today! Only $45/person or $89/couple. Book online by clicking the green seats for Aug. 10th at https://reserve5.resnexus.com/resnexus/reservations/Sites/Maps?uniqueId=8867A18C-216C-49E1-9F63-D2F44B8FF992&mapID=3&selectedclass=0
*Photo ID required to board vessel. Must be 21 years of age. Gate fee not included.
Saturday, August 11th
Here is your chance to get some adrenaline pumping! This Saturday get behind the wheel of a dirt race car at Terre Haute Action Track on August, 11th for only $89!
Choose from a Legends Modified, Late Model, UMP Modified or Sprint Car!
5 Laps for only $89!
10 Laps for only $139!
20 Laps for only $199!
Promo Code: DEAL2018
Limited Spots Available, Must Book in Advance!Be our guest and meet Beauty and the Beast for breakfast! Putnam County Playhouse is partnering with Almost Home Restaurant in Greencastle for an exciting event where kids are able to spend time with characters from the Playhouse’s upcoming production of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. Be sure to bring your camera and snap a few pictures. All guests are $15. Reservations are required as space is limited. A portion of sales will be donated to the Putnam County Playhouse.This Saturday from 11-2pm at Westminster Village is the Harvest Festival. The festival celebrates local partnerships in the Wabash Valley. It is open to all and will feature food vendors, music, animals, and fun competitions!This year for the BAMA Street Fest in Brazil, IN they are celebrating INDIANA and you won’t want to miss it! They will have performances by Dylan Raymond, the Indianapolis Colts Cheerleaders, and The Hunter Smith Band. Don’t miss your chance to get up close with the Colts Cheerleaders with photos and autographs and watch them kick off 2006 Super Bowl Champion Hunter Smith! The festival will take place at Alabama Bar & Grill from 5pm-12am. Tickets will be available for purchase through their website www.alabamabarandgrill.com !Come help Mecca Tavern in Mecca, Indiana celebrate their 6th year in business! Dapper Dan will be playing from 9 – 1! Should be a great evening on the patio! Enjoy an evening at beautiful Buck Creek Winery by participating in their Wacky Wine Run Walk Stumble.
0.5 mile Stumble around the vineyard including wine samples!
Each event includes a wine glass, shirt and custom bib. Finishers of the 5-Mile and 5K receive finishers medals.
Finishers of all events receive a 5-ounce pour of wine.
Participants of the .5mile Stumble receive four wine tastings along the stroll, finishing with a 5-ounce pour of their favorite.
Come early, stay late for the fun festival atmosphere. The event runs from 4:30-7:30pm. Live music and food trucks compliment a wonderful evening.Prairie Crossroads Blues Society is hard at work planning a Blues Fest this summer for Champaign, Urbana, and the surrounding communities. They’ll have a mix of local, regional and national blues artists.
They’ll also have food and beverages available, there will be local crafts and artists, local non-profits and fun events for everyone. It takes place at the Champaign County Fairgrounds from 2-10pm.
Rain or Shine
(if it rains we’re moving inside Kessler Hall)Help support The Arc of Evansville by the attending the 14th Annual Wiener Dog Races at Ellis Park in Henderson, KY on August 4th, August 11th, and August 25th! Proceeds from this doggone fun filled event will benefit The Arc of Evansville’s programs and services. Wiener Dog Race trials will be held on August 4th and August 11th, with two qualifying races each day at approximately 2pm and 3pm. On August 25th, two Wiener Dog heats will be held at approximately 2:30pm followed by the Wiener Dog Derby at approximately 3:30pm. Ellis Park Racing gates open at 10AM Wiener Dog Race wagering tickets are available for purchase from The Arc of Evansville table located under the grandstand starting at noon each Wiener Dog Race day.
Sunday, August 12th
Yoga at the Toga is taking place this Sunday morning at the Saratoga Restaurant in Terre Haute. Join them for a 60 minute all level flowing yoga practice incorporating essential oils, followed by a light plant based luncheon.
11:30-12:30 Yoga Flow
Limited spaces available
Cost: $30 paypal.me/leahgrayyogaThe Putnam County Museum is happy to announce a “next seating” for Sunday Dinner at the Old Trail Inn. Serving starts at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 12th, in the new event room at the Museum, 1105 North Jackson Street, Greencastle. Reservations are $25 per person and can be made by calling the Museum at 765 653-8419. The Museum has been fortunate in acquiring original Old Trail Inn recipes for many remembered favorites. The wait staff will serve a family-style menu including the Inn’s famous sweet rolls, fried chicken, Swiss steak, dinner rolls, and other traditional sides, with drinks and a choice of desserts. Take a trip down memory lane or make new memories of good times and great food. This event is a fundraiser for the Putnam County Museum, where the preservation of Putnam County history has never tasted better!
For more information, call the Museum at 765 653-8419.Invoke Studio is bringing Yoga back to Victory Field! Whether you’re a new or experienced yogi, Yoga in the Outfield at Victory Field is for fans of all skill levels and ages. Partnering with The Indianapolis Indians, you will get a truly unique and welcoming experience. Find your Zen on the outfield grass, Sunday August 12th! Admission to the event is included with the purchase of a game ticket to the respective game. No registration is needed but promo code “invoke” must be used during checkout to reserve your spot. Class will start at 11:30am. BYOM (bring your own mat).
Waiver must be signed on the day of the event, prior to field entry. No food or beverages allowed on field; water will be provided.
Purchase tickets by clicking the link below. Use the promo code “invoke” during your checkout to reserve your spot!