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26aug(aug 26)11:00 am(aug 26)11:00 amEvansville Museum Geek & Comic Con11:00 am - 5:00 pm Evansville Museum 411 S.E. Riverside Drive Evansville


(Saturday) 11:00 am - 5:00 pm


Evansville Museum 411 S.E. Riverside Drive Evansville

Event Details

Mark your calendars, grab your favorite superhero t-shirt, and get ready for the Evansville Museum’s first Geek and Comic Con. EMGCC 2017 will be a celebration of the art, history and science of sci-fi, geek culture, and the art of comics.

This family-friendly event will be perfect for comic-con enthusiasts as well as first-timers to the convention scene. Expect special guests, fun and informative panels, hands-on workshops, activities, a costume contest, an artist alley and much, much more!

Stay up-to-date on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/events/233371490465829/


Tickets Pricing

$8 – Youth Not-Yet Members
$12 – Adult Not-Yet Members
Free – Museum Members (to receive members price, you will be asked to log in after you place tickets into your cart)

Event Tickets

Price $8.00$12.00

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10sep(sep 10)12:00 pm(sep 10)12:00 pmFeaturedHistory Extravaganza12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Evansville Museum 411 S.E. Riverside Drive Evansville


(Sunday) 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Evansville Museum 411 S.E. Riverside Drive Evansville

Event Details

On Sunday, September 10, 2017 from 12:00 to 4:00 p.m., the Evansville Museum will host its initial History Extravaganza. This family-friendly activity will have something for everyone, including hands-on history activities, presentations on local history, booths of local history organizations, historical re-enactors and more.

Highlights of the day include:

– Antique Bicycle Exhibition and Demonstrations by the Indiana and Kentucky Chapters of the Wheelmen

– The Lincoln Boyhood Adventure Mobile Play Area from Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial

– Informational Booths and Activities from many Local History Organizations

-Demonstrations by the Society for Creative Anachronism

– Speakers on Local History including, Dennis Au on the McCurdy Hotel, Harold Morgan on local transportation history, Stan Schmitt on the 1947 Evansville Centennial Parade with historic film footage in cooperation with the Vanderburgh County Historical Society and Joe Engler on the growth of schools in Evansville

30sep(sep 30)6:00 pm(sep 30)6:00 pmBrew Ha Ha 20176:00 pm - 9:00 pm Evansville Museum


(Saturday) 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Evansville Museum

411 S.E. Riverside Drive Evansville, Indiana 47713-1098

Event Details

The Evansville Museum Contemporaries are proud to present their annual Brew Ha Ha for the 19th consecutive year. This year the event will be held on Saturday, September 30, 2017 from 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. All of the tri-state’s favorite local brewers will be in attendance. Brew Ha Ha is an excellent opportunity to try a wide variety of micro, specialty, homemade and imported beers, as well as appetizers and live entertainment. Everyone 21 and older is welcome to attend.

Member Price: $30

Not-Yet Member Price: $35

At the Door Price: $40

Event Tickets

Price $35.00

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21oct(oct 21)11:00 am(oct 21)11:00 amInternational Drone Film Festival11:00 am - 4:00 pm Evansville Museum


(Saturday) 11:00 am - 4:00 pm


Evansville Museum

411 S.E. Riverside Drive Evansville, Indiana 47713-1098

Event Details

The Evansville Museum International Drone Film Festival, Saturday, October 21, 2017, is a film competition offering a unique overview of the development in trends and techniques of drone cinematography. The festival offers an international platform for filmmakers to exhibit their work as well as compete for cash prizes. Screenings of winning entries and shortlisted films will take place inside the dome of the Museum’s Koch Immersive Theater throughout the festival.

Get involved as we showcase the best that aerial cinematography has to offer at a day-long event that features, drone vendors, drone demonstrations and giveaways!

Grand Prize Awards

Best of Show

Best Tri-State Film (films submitted from Indiana, Kentucky & Illinois)

Best Student Entry (entries by students)

People’s Choice Award (picked during event)


Category Awards

Short Film (Using a Drone to tell a Story)

Land, Sky, Water, Air (Landscapes, Nature, Urban)

Extreme Video (Drone Racing, Sports, Fast-Paced Videos)

Open Category (Films that Do Not Fit in Other Categories)



11:00-12:30 p.m. Public Viewing of Official Selections

2:00-3:30 p.m. Public Viewing of Official Selections (a repeat of 11:00-12:30 pm)

4:00 p.m. Presentation of Category Winners, Best of Show, Tri-State, Student & People’s Choice Awards

Ticket Pricing


Drone Film Festival Admission (includes Museum admission) $20/person

Jury Panel– Selects the official selection, nominee and winner categories

  • Roger McBain, Former Arts Editor for the Evansville Courier and Press
  • Joe Atkinson Digital Multi-Media Specialist in Residence at the University of Evansville
  • Aaron Begle Videographer, Drone PilotApplications Open – August 7, 2017

Applications Close – October 7, 2017 

Submissions Via –FilmFreeway.com/festival/EvansvilleDroneFilmFestival

Film Duration – Up to 5 minutes in length