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Best things to do in Evansville

Stadium
“Ford Stadium is home to the Evansville Thunderbolts Professional Hockey Team. It is also the primary venue for a lot of music concerts, comedy tours, monster truck rallies, etc. If you are in town for any event of the such, we are perfectly located for you to enjoy this venue without the traffic and traveling stress.”
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Museum
“It is a patriotic preservation of an iconic World War II troop carrier. Though this one wasn't built here ( it is the last known anywhere) many were at a long abandoned ship yard on the riverfront”
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Point of Interest
“Fantastic cultural experience, bringing light to the lives of the local Native American tribes of the area. There are miles of trails, astonishing sights, historical artifacts, and immersive museum, and much much more. This is a personal favorite, and a must recommend to anyone with an interest in history.”
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Cafe
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“Ideal for getting work done, sitting and having a coffee with your pup, or talking for hours with friends. ”
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Lounge
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“You can walk to it from the B&B and they have great entertainment almost daily.”
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Point of Interest
“Enjoy the woods and learn about nature around us. Wesselmans also offers sand volleyball area, batting cages, tennis courts, picnic tables, playgrounds, and 9-hole par three golf course.”
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Restaurant
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“Awesome farm to table restaurant that fuses artisinal food with southern comfort. Don't forget to try a craft cocktail.”
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Restaurant
“The Blue Bar with Mo at its helm is the best vibe in town. Walking distance. Ask about "The Chip" if you are going for dinner! And tell Mo we sent you!”
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Pizza Place
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“Turoni's has some great Evansville-original pizza and features beer from their local brewery”
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Point of Interest
“Home to the Evansville Otters minor league baseball team. The field has deep roots in Evansville history. It was the main field used in the movie, "A league of their own", and has been around for ages. It is nestled right in Garvin Park, surround by a public pool, children's parks, and a fishing lake. Bosse Stadium also hosts Evansville's anuual Brew-Fest, a must attend for local beer connoisseurs, enthusiasts, adventurers. ”
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Bar
“"Mo's House is a laid back cocktail house that serves fine cocktails, craft beer, wines & a good time." - I couldn't say it better myself, so they said it for me. Find them on Facebook. Great drinks, comfortable seating and a pool table! ”
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Amusement Park
“Great place to take the kids or to look at stuff. Also great view of the Ohio River where you can walk and jog along the riverfront and watch barges go up and down the river. ”
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Restaurant
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“A perfect 'date night' dinner spot! One of the best restaurants in Evansville with a talented head chef.”
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Park
“Start at Riverfront Park and you can connect to the riverfront trail, formally known as the Pigeon Creek Greenway Passage, which is a paved trail good for walking, jogging, and biking along the Pigeon Creek and the Ohio Riverfront. Winding through the heart of Evansville, it showcases the creek and the banks of the Ohio River in downtown as it connects neighborhoods and parks, business districts and nature areas. The Greenway is a safe and scenic and ready for your enjoyment.”
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Neighborhood
“Very artistic side of town, with nice little shops, coffee venues, theaters, etc.”
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Casino
“We have the state's oldest casino... and it's a riverboat Casino. It's docked on the Ohio in Downtown Evansville.”
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