What to do this Weekend

What To Do This Weekend 8.17-8.19

Better days are coming. They are called Saturday & Sunday! This weekend kicks off the Terre Haute Air Show and it’s bound to be a packed house. If you live on the East side it’ll be a LOUD weekend so it’s the perfect time to venture away to a beer fest, taco crawl, or brunch festival in Indy.

Friday, August 17th

This Friday 6pm-9pm WaterTower Estates is hosting live music with Logan Lake & Special Guest: Reggie! Come enjoy a relaxing evening on the covered patio! The weather is looking beautiful, the wine slushees will be flowing, and the music will be jammin!Having started as a party with friends, LIVEstock is a day-long festival featuring SEVEN regional acts gathering to get back to the roots of MUSIC in the heart of Indiana. On the picturesque hills of Willer Timber Ridge Farm, LIVEstock Music Festival is a Celebration of Life, Love & Music with Local Food & Beer for you to enjoy. This event will run Friday & Saturday. With FREE on-site parking, LIVEstock invites you to gather with friends whether you camp the night before (Friday is $5) and/or the night of (Saturday is FREE with admission).

There will be portable facilities and handwashing stations available.

For a taste of the Farmers’ Market, Breakfast will be available for purchase from local, friendly faces both Saturday & Sunday mornings for camping festivalgoers. Fresh from the garden & grill, Lunch & Dinner options will also be available for purchase. Locally-brewed beer & non-alcoholic beverages available. If camping on a cattle ranch isn’t your scene, reasonable taxicab rates to and from Greencastle are available, in addition to a LIVEstock guest rate at participating hotels.

The highlight of LIVEstock is the eclectic combination of regional MUSIC acts, including:
EVERLYSE—acoustic-fueled rock
INDIANA BOYS—heartland acoustic bluegrass
DREADFUL GRETA—tribute jam band
COLBY GREEN BAND—singer/songwriter Americana
NOBLE SAVAGE—70s/80s rock tribute

LIVEstock is held in Greencastle, Indiana approximately 1 mile east of 231 on US Highway 40. North side of the road.On Friday August 17th from 7pm to 11pm Stephen’s Dive Bar will be presenting The 60+ Band with Special Guest Eric Stidman!Taste of Champaign-Urbana 2018
August 17: 5-11pm
August 18: 11am-11pm
West Side Park (400 W University Ave, Champaign, IL)

The premiere event of the summer is just around the corner! Taste of Champaign-Urbana will feature food from some of Champaign-Urbana’s best restaurants. Come to West Side Park to discover new food while enjoying high-quality music and entertainment with a frosty beer in hand. Be sure to check out the huge assortment of arts and crafts vendors, play in the chambanamoms.com Kids Zone, and run in the 6th Annual Pie Run!

5:00-6:00 Whiskey Raccoons
6:30-7:30 Champaign Freight
8:00-9:00 New Souls
9:30-11:00 The “Tons O’ Fun Band”

5:00-6:00 King T’z
6:30-7:30 Ausar
8:00-9:00 Emily Blue
9:30-11:00 ElsinoreThe Hudson & Smith Band is performing at the Terre Haute Brewing Company this Friday night from 8pm-11pm.

Saturday, August 18th

Join Zen Cat Yoga this Saturday as they host Kittens & Yoga. They will be holding 3 different class times 9:30am, 12:30pm, & 3:30pm.  Each class is $10 a piece and all proceeds will go to the Kitten Rescue.  They will also be offering a special Cat Craft Class at 6pm for $20. Class sizes are limited so RSVP on their Facebook Event Page.Baby got Brunch is hosted by A.Rose Hospitality, Bridget Davis EventsKID Presents: & various merchant associations and organizations. Their mission for this event is two-fold; to promote restaurants with innovative brunch menus, and use proceeds to support The Patachou Foundation and organizations focused on food access, putting wholesome food in the hands of school children in Indianapolis experiencing food insecurity.  This 21+ event will be the second annual brunch festival in Indianapolis highlighting Indy’s best restaurants with innovative brunch menus. There will be 25 chef-driven vendors competing in 5 categories of brunch fare, i.e., “Waffles”, “Eggs”, “Bacon”, “Biscuits & Gravy” and “Sweets”. This will be a fun and friendly competition where guests can text to vote with live results as the event unfolds. Some restaurants competing will be; Pioneer, Public Greens, Rook, Eggshell Bistro, Roosters, Wildwood Market, Taxman & Gallery Pastry Shop and overall winner last year; Kilroy’s with their famous breadsticks! There will be a “build-your-own bloody mary bar” sponsored by Goose The Market and 2 mimosa bars.  Their coffee partner will also be hosting “The League of Lattes”, a monthly barista latte art competition, that will be highlighted with our emcee DJ Indiana Jones. We are bringing back the very popular “donut wall” with Jack’s Donuts and introducing some new pop-up shop vendors such as Nine Lives Vintage selling vintage clothes.

Baby got Brunch takes place at The Pavillion at Pan Am this Saturday from 10am-2pm.   Ticket price includes. Bottomless Mimosas, Bloody Mary bar, open bar and food sampling from our vendors.
GA $50 (Doors open at 11:30AM)
VIP $75 (doors open at 10 AM)Jake is back at WaterTower Estates! He plays an awesome acoustical set that creates a truly unique experience! One you will not want to miss! This Saturday, August 18th, 6pm-9pm!!That’s right Indy! Crawl4Tacos is bringing the Taco Bar Crawl to you on August 18th. Come wander throughout the heart of downtown eating taco’s, trying out new bars, chugging margarita’s, dancing your taco devoted butt’s off, and much much more.
Your Ticket Includes:3 Complimentary Tacos, Official Crawl4Tacos bracelet (Free entrance to all bars and gets you 3 free tacos), Exclusive drink specials (Margs, tequila, and beer)
Participating Bars:
Brothers (registration)
The Red Room
Mindshaft Saloon
Average Joes
Rock Lobster
Brick House
Yoga class? I thought you said “Pour a glass!” Stop by Tap House on your way home from the Farmer’s Market and join us every Saturday morning for a pint of beer and some yoga! Pints & Poses $10 fee includes a 30 minute session with our yoga instructor and a drink of your choice. Bring your yoga mat and your drinking pants because your Saturdays just got better. Classes will run every Saturday at 10:30am.Tickets are now on sale for the 5th Annual Hops & Flip Flops Craft Beer Festival online and at Daredevil Brewing Co. Proceeds from their annual festival are used to benefit local charities and service organizations including Brackets For Good, Speedway Lions Club, and Speedway Trails. Tickets on sale now at http://daredevilbeer.com/hopsfest/

The festival is a celebration of summer with the opportunity to enjoy craft beer, live music and local food and just have a good time.

The all day festivities include
* An all ages 5K fun run & walk at 9 am. Register now for the race at http://racemaker.org/event/hops-flip-flops-5k/
* A craft beer festival from 1 to 5 pm, with VIP admission a 1 pm and General Admission at 2 pm.
* DJ Dicky Foxx (aka Mike Graves) during the festival and live music after the festival on our outdoor stage
* Food Trucks including Far-Out Fred’s Food Truck & Chef Dan’s IndyIn honor of Ray and Lu Sumner, the Meadows is hosting a fundraiser with live music on the patio from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Food trucks and cash bar available. Tickets are $10 each. Proceeds will benefit the Terre Haute Boys and Girls Club.Get ready to ride again!! Its been a LONG TIME COMING…. The Return of JOYRIDE Live!! August 18th at Charlie’s Pub and Grub from 7pm to 11pm in the beautiful Beer Garden.The 2018 Terre Haute Air Show is your chance to see the world famous Blue Angels right here in Indiana. Everyone loves the Military Jet Teams and the Blues are the Best of the Best. They demonstrate the professionalism, skill, and precision of highly trained Naval and Marine Corps Aviators and their entire Ground Support Team. Your Terre Haute Air Show Team is very excited to host the Blues in our community and look forward to a great weekend with them.

The Air Show runs Saturday & Sunday all day to check out their schedule head to their website. In addition to the Blue Angels, the Terre Haute Air Show will include various performers both local and national. Head to our website for more information.

Sunday, August 19th

In 1998 Upland opened its doors on 11th St.
20 years later they invite you to bring your family & friends to a free, all-ages event to celebrate 20 years of good times and connections with our hometown fans & partners who made it all possible. The 20th Anniversary Bloomington Block Party is Sunday from 1pm-6pm at Upland Brewing Co. They’ll have live music, food for purchase, activities and, of course, delicious beer! Enjoy live music by the “Upland All-Stars” – a band made up of current employees, with musicians rotating in and out throughout the sets.
They’ve invited some of the partners we’ve grown to know and love over the years to join us in the fun including:
DJing by Landlocked Music
Ice cream from The Chocolate Moose
Food by Wagon Wheel Custom Meats
Yoga by Vibe Yoga Studio
Photobooth by Blueline
Screen printing by Axis Apparel
Dunk tank by The Foxhole
Adoptable dogs by City of Bloomington Animal Care and Control

They’ll have two beer pouring stations. One will have a variety of Upland favorites including three limited release beers tapped for the first time at this event. The other will feature brews by our friends over at Function BrewingBloomington Brewing Company The Tap – BTown & the recently-opened Switchyard Brewing Company

Let’s party, Bloomington!The Artisan Table Dinner in the Vineyard at The Sycamore at Mallow Run
A celebration of wine, food and art, featuring the release of the 2018 Artist Series Wine and Wine Label, honoring the artist and their winning artwork, and benefiting the Greater Greenwood Arts Council.
Sunday, August 19th, 2018
5:30pm – VIP Reception & Art Unveiling
Drinks and appetizers in the Gallery of The Sycamore at Mallow Run
6:30pm – Dinner
Enjoy a farm-to-table meal in the vineyard, featuring local produce and foods, plus a Mallow Run wine flight and pairing with each course.
Dessert to follow in the Gallery, with an opportunity to purchase the 2018 Artist Series release, signed by the artist!
Experience an evening of delicious seasonal food, local wine and beer, and a celebration of the arts in an elegant, rustic setting: the Sycamore at Mallow Run and surrounding vineyards.
The four-course Farm-to-Table culinary delights from Ralph & Ava’s will be paired with wine, including the premiere release of the 2018 Artist Series wine.

Baked Parmesan Zucchini Fingers with Garlic Marinara
Balsamic Watermelon Feta Slices
Fried Green Tomato Remoulade

Beet and Blueberry Bruschetta with a Strawberry Spinach Salad with Toasted Almonds

Main Course
Beef Mediallions in a Red Wine Reduction
served with Roasted Summer Vegetable Medley
Bread and Butter

Dessert in the Gallery
Roasted Apricots with Ricotta and Honey
Toasted Coconut Pudding Shooters
Mini Pineapple Upside Down Cake


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