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What To Do This Weekend 8.16-8.18

Friday, August 16th

The Hawkeyes and Milkwalker will be playing live at the Terre Haute Brewing Company this Friday.  Music kicks off at 7pm, come early for a table and drinks!

Start your Friday morning off with a BANG! The Red Room Cakery is bringing back their Bayou Beignet Platter.  It includes 5 nuggets of fried goodness, each one injected with its own pipette of liquid heaven. Kahlúa, Bailey’s, RumChata, Pisa Hazelnut liqueur, and a Chef J dark red wine/coffee/bourbon blend to be exact. Stop by for breakfast between 8-10am.

Platter cost is $10 a la carte, add a cup of Cafe Du Monde French Roast or Coffee and Chickory for $2 more and enjoy endless coffee if dining in with us. Hot tea, milk, or orange juice available as substitute.

They will of course have their regular Beignets available a la carte, or in a breakfast combo with a cup of above-mentioned coffee, tea, milk, or juice.

Dicky James will be playing live in the beer garden this Friday night! Charlies Pub and Grub is hosting music yet again from 8-11pm.

Charm School and Honey B’s Crochet School is hosting a Crochet Club! Meet other crocheters and relax while we work on our WIPs! The club will meet from 6-8pm.

Crochet Club is a time for relaxing, meeting fellow makers and swapping fresh ideas! The event will be very low key with some light snacks. Feel free to bring your WIP or start a new one! The $5 charge is to help cover the cost of using the space. This event is adults 18+.

**No formal instructions with be done at this event but we are all welcome to help one another!

Live at the Verve this Friday night starting at 9pm. Flower Mouth and The Nobodies will be playing on the main stage.

Zen Cat Yoga and Bottle 41 are hosting a Wine Class 103- California Wines Class.

At this wine class, you will:
– Learn what California wine is and how it differs from other wine countries around the world.
– Learn what to look for when shopping for California wine in your local stores.
– Learn why there are so many wine regions in California.
– Taste different styles of California wine, from sweet to dry.

Cost is $25 per person. Includes wine tasting, snacks, info packet and $10 credit on wine purchase at Bottle 41. The class takes place from 7:30-10:30pm. Call or text 812-841-1985 to reserve seats. Or sign up at the below link under the events tab.

Rib Fest kicked off Thursday night and runs through Saturday night. August 15-17: join us at Fairbanks Park for the ever popular Rib Fest.  Traveling vendors will compete for prizes with their delicious food.  There will be music nightly.  $3 admission  Call the Terre Haute Parks and Recreation main office at 812-232-2727 for details.Join Hotel Tango as they celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Woodstock on August 15th & August 16th. Enjoy our Summer of Love themed menu while listening to local music acts. THIS IS A FREE EVENT!

Come dressed in your best hippie attire for a chance to win prizes for best dressed. There will be a winner Thursday night and Friday night. Prize is a $25 Hotel Tango gift card and 2 t-shirts.

THURSDAY AUGUST 15TH
4-4:45: Blaze Stahl
5-5:45: Hex Mundi
6-6:45: Chris Wolf
7-7:45: Gypsy_Moonshine
8-8:45: Cyrus Youngman and the Kingfishers
9-10:00: Rory Connolly

FRIDAY AUGUST 16TH
5-9: Circles Ice Cream pop-up
4-4:45: Dave Vogt
5-5:45: Cyrus Youngman
6-6:45: Johnny Stands
7-7:45: Mark Benham
8-10: Papa Warfleigh’s Funk Revival

Saturday, August 17th

WaterTower Estates Presents: Corks & Comedy with Dave Dugan!!
Tickets can be purchased through EventBrite.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/watertower-estates-presents-corks-comedy-tickets-64812043567

Join us Friday, Aug. 17th at 7:00 pm for wine, laughs, and a good time under the tent! Dave is a hilarious, must see performance! All tickets are general admission. Purchase tickets in advance for just $10! Tickets may be sold at the door for $15. Seats are limited, so get yours before they’re gone!

We will have meat & cheese trays available for purchase and food trucks on site that evening but feel free to bring a pizza, picnic, or other snacks! Just no outside alcohol.

Please print your tickets or have a copy on your phone to show at the door that day.

All ticket sales are final, no refunds.

In addition to a whole slew of national TV appearances (HBO, COMEDY CENTRAL, FOX, VH-1, etc, Dave has been a frequent guest comic and contributor on the BOB AND TOM SHOW. And is heard regularly on SIRIUS SATELLITE RADIO.

“Dave Dugan’s unique style with clean material, impeccable timing and imaginative angles win points with the audience!” The Los Angeles Times

Also, a voice actor and the winner of several CLIO and ADDY Awards, you have likely heard Dave on national commercials for Disney, Jimmy Johns, Miracle-Gro, Bacardi, AOL, and Bass Pro(to name a few) and as a narrator for for racing features heard on Fox Sports , ABC, CBS, ESPN and NBCSN. The awards he has won for his voice work, are the only awards he has ever won….unless you count Honorable Mention for his 5th grade science fair project — “The Digestive System”.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 17th 12:00 – 4:00 PM
Clear the Shelters is a one-day event that provides low-cost or waived adoption fees to adopt a pet. WTWO, Toyota of Terre Haute and eight animal shelters across the Wabash Valley are proud to be a part of this nationwide campaign.

Owning a pet is good for your health! Pet ownership is proven to make people happier and healthier. WTWO will be broadcasting live from the Terre Haute Humane Society Saturday, August 17th. So join us and give a forever home to one of the loving animals now residing in area shelters! come visit Toyota of Terre Haute from 12-4pm.

WABASH VALLEY PARTICIPATING SHELTERS:
• Terre Haute Humane Society
• Parke-Vermillion Humane Shelter
• Clay County Humane Shelter
• Sullivan County Humane Shelter
• Edgar County Animal Shelter
• Effingham County Humane Society
• Martin County Humane Shelter
• Crawford County Animal Shelter

Come and see local K-9 demonstration, from 12-2pm, sponsored by Paul Davis of Terre Haute.

The Farmer’s Market is hosting a Young Musicians Showcase this Saturday. They will be joined by the students at Heartland Music Academy from 8:00 until noon this Saturday, August 17th. You can also talk to our friends at the Terre Haute Symphony Orchestra about their upcoming season.

You’ll find lots of fresh produce, farm fresh meats and eggs, local honey and maple syrup, handmade soaps and bath products, crafts like wreaths, jewelry, and hand-carved wood, baked goods of every variety (including gluten-free and keto), gut-friendly fermented foods, live plants and cut flowers, Rex coffee, and so much more!

Bring a chair to sit and enjoy the music, and the big tote for all the stuff you’re going to want to take home. We’ll see you there!

The Rolling Green Room comes to Terra Haute, Indiana! This Saturday at the Brewing Company from 8-10pm.

The Rolling Green Room is a nationwide standup comedy showcase run out of a 33 ft diesel RV. Road warriors Cody Woods (Comedy Central) and James Myers (Sirius XM) live and tour in a green 1994 Gulfstream, tour the country putting on live standup shows in unorthodox venues. They bring local and coastal comics along for the ride while recording their experiences on their youtube channel.Tickets to live shows are $10 presale or $20 at the door.

Soupbone and Jeff Randall will be playing in Charlies Beer Garden this Saturday. Grab a seat outside early, show kicks off at 8pm.

Did you all know Launch Terre Haute is now run out of the Ohio Building?! The Local Vinyl is setting up at Launch Terre Haute August 17th from 5 PM to 10 PM! Hundreds of new and used vinyl for sale! Art and apparel and an audio technica listening station! We’re hosting some of Terre Haute’s awesome talent including Paul Burkett on the saxophone followed by Lisa Wood on the keyboard. This event is all ages with no cover!

Sunday, August 18th

Absolute towing and recovery Presents New Wave Pro Wrestling
Sunday August 18th 2019 at Moon Lite Drive-In Theater – Terre Haute

Join us Sunday evening for a Live Professional Wrestling event with the MAIN EVENT being inside the STEEL CAGE! afterwards stick around for the movie READY TO RUMBLE!!!

100% Free to the public, New Wave Pro will have VIP Ringside seats available.

Yoga in the Park
6:00 p.m. -7:15 p.m.
Sunday, August 18
Hawthorn Park: Labyrinth
Ages 13+
$5/per person
(cash only please)

This is an all levels class that focuses on breath and postures to help align, strengthen, and develop flexibility in the body. Yoga has been shown to decrease stress, increase balance, and promote a sense of wellbeing. Start your week off right! Learn basic yoga movements to rejuvenate your mind and body with instructor, Emily Brana. Bring a mat or blanket for yoga on the Labyrinth in Hawthorn Park.

 

-M.

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