What to do this Weekend

What To Do This Weekend 8.21-8.23

Friday, August 21st

Kris Anderson will be performing live at 365 Bar & Grill this Friday evening from 8-11pm.Purdue Extension will be hosting a growing blackberries program at Fresh on Cypress in southern Vigo County (15200 S. Cypress St., Terre Haute) on Friday, August 21st from 9:00 – 11:00 am. “THE BERRY BEST: HOW TO GROW BLACKBERRIES” event will introduce participants to growing blackberries and making associated value-added products such as blackberry BBQ sauces, jam, jelly, and syrup.

Fresh on Cypress is a 1 ½ acre blackberry farm that uses a trellis system, which allows the plants to be laid flat and covered in the winter months for protection. They have 909 plants consisting of four varieties of thornless blackberries – Nachez, Ouachita, Apache, and Chester. This educational program is for any one that is interested in learning about growing blackberries in Indiana. Participation is limited to the first 20 to register by August 19. The registration fee is $5 per person and payable in cash at the event. Face coverings will be required. Register online at: https://bit.ly/PurdueBestBerry . Tommy Kelly will be playing at The Verve this Friday evening at 7:15pm followed by Ross David at 9pm.While we may not be able to host the Urbana Sweetcorn Festival this year, we’re making the most of the situation! Swing by the Lincoln Square Mall parking lot on Friday, August 21st, from 2PM to 7PM to pick up some sweetcorn and other 2020 SCF merchandise! $5 suggested donation.

If you’d like to volunteer with the drive-thru, apply here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/805044ea4a72ea3fa7-urbana

Be sure to attend the virtual celebration of the Urbana Sweetcorn Festival, “Remembering the Sweet Times,” to be hosted on Saturday, August 22nd from 10 AM to 10 PM!
The Flying Jacksons will be playing at Charlie’s Pub and Grub this Friday evening at 8pm.Movie in the Park: Toy Story 4
Friday, August 21
Prairie Creek Park: Softball Field
Movie starts at SUNDOWN (approximately 8:45 p.m.)
Concessions for purchase begin at 7:30 p.m.
All Ages

Bring your family, friends, blankets and chairs and join us for Vigo County Parks & Recreation Department’s Movie in the Park summer series with DeeJay Danny Wayne! It’s a summer of sequels with Toy Story 4 as this month’s movie! Concessions for purchase begin at 7:30 p.m. Movie starts at SUNDOWN (approximately 8:45 p.m.).

***IMPORTANT: We will be asking all attendees to adhere to six-feet social distancing efforts. Masks must be worn when in close proximity to those outside your household. Until further notice community drinking fountains are closed. Feel free to pack a picnic of treats for you and your family to enjoy through the movie,

For more information call 812-462-3392 or email: [email protected]

Saturday, August 22nd

Join District 6 Market on Saturday, August 22 for their first ‘Flowers and Forks’ event! In addition to their wide selection of beautiful mums and other Fall flowers, trees, & shrubs, they will also have a produce stand set up farmer’s market-style with an expanded offering of produce, jams, honey, etc.

But wait, there’s more!

Taco in a Bag by KBL will be dishing out their tasty tacos and other goods!

While you’re walking around the nursery eating a taco, don’t forget if you buy 3 or more shrubs, we will plant them for you, for FREE!

*District 6 Market will be open 9:00AM-6:00PM.
*Taco in a Bag by KBL will operate from 11:00AM-6:00PM

Rock the Beer Garden : The Nerve

Get ready to get ROCKED!! The Nerve is making their first appearance at Tollys.

$5 cover. Limited capacity so get here early!Join us for the Terre Haute Farmers Market Summer 2020 Outdoor Season! Come see us in the parking lot of The Meadows – Terre Haute from 8:00 – noon every Saturday!

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!Come see the Sugar Box Truck at Vintage Blooms in Brazil this Saturday, August 22nd from 11am to 2pm! They will be testing out a new item, cotton candy burritos.The Big O’s will be playing in the beer garden at Charlies this Saturday beginning at 8pm.Relax in the sun on Saturday morning with Yoga and Mimosas in Palace Park at The Fischer Theatre. Doors open at 7:45 AM and yoga will take place from 8 – 9 AM. Your registration fee includes yoga with a 200-hour certified yoga instructor with mimosas and coffee alongside Mad Goat bakery items. Merrit Spicer will lead you through a yoga routine suitable for all levels while you enjoy the morning sun and Downtown Danville from Palace Park. Grab a some food and drinks to enjoy before you head out!

Registration is limited. Yoga mats are available at class.

Sunday, August 23rd

The Tilted Compass Winery in Lewis will be hosting a wine glass painting class Sunday at 11am.  You will be painting 2 wine glasses (one red wine and one white wine glass). Please RSVP to Abby Shidler or message the winery page! Cost is $30 per person only 20 people total will be allowed!

Support Bloomington Pride in the first ever Btown Pride 5k!

This year’s 5k is virtual so you can run, walk or jog the course on your own time. Grab a friend (or furry friend) and get active while supporting your local Pride community at the same time.
Registration is just $20 with 100% of the proceeds going to support Bloomington Pride. Register online here: https://btownpride5k.square.site/

Save your registration receipt! The course starts & ends at Upland Brewing Co. so you can replenish your tank with an exclusive discount. Just show your server your registration receipt to receive 10% off food (dine-in-only) from the day you register through August 29th.

Download the Strava app for free to see the Btown Pride 5k course and join the community of participants. Check out the course: https://strava.app.link/xwuddq8MH8
Got a route in mind closer to home? You can run your own route & still participate in the virtual event!

Once you get back to Upland Brewing Co, snap a photo in front of the backdrop on their patio and share it tagging @btown_pride @uplandbrewco and #btownpride5k
When you share your selfie online with the hashtag, you’ll be entered to win an Upland gift card!

Bloomington Pride Festival will be hosted virtually from August 27th – August 29th this year. Check out the full itinerary & more ways to get involved here: https://bloomingtonpride.org/

Thanks for your support! Let’s get running!


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