Have the Springtime of Your Life!

Springtime Fun is in Full Bloom: 5 Free Family Activities in the Evansville Region

Mickey's Kingdom Evansville, Indiana

You can never have too much of a good Spring!  

The cold, dreary days are behind us, and it's time to spring into action! Warm, sunny days in the Evansville Region are more fun when you get out and explore.

Dust off that floral sundress, slip on your sandals, and grab the whole family. We’re sharing some of the best free family friendly activities you can do this Spring.

What are you waiting for? Hop to it!

eife mickeys kingdom
Riverside Drive, Downtown Evansville

1. Play the Day Away at Mickey's Kingdom

This 21,000 square foot  playground has it all! Mickey's Kingdom is a completely interactive playscape that has something for kids of ALL abilities to enjoy.

This Spring, bring the whole family to swing as high as the sky, slide down one of the multiple slides, spin around, cross bridges, and run across the pirate ship!

Mickey's Kingdom is open daily and its always free to play.



Friedman Park Ampitheater
2700 Park Blvd. Newburgh, IN

2. "Let's Do Lunch" at Friedman Park

Its always free to picnic and play at Friedman Park!

Friedman Park, covers 180 acres just outside of Victoria National Golf Club in Newburgh, Indiana. 

This family park has large picnic pavilions, fire pits for cooler nights, and gorgeous wildflower meadows. 

When you're done munching; explore the trails, the playground, and the spacious outdoor amphitheater.



EVPL Central
8 locations across the Evansville area

3. Explore Beyond the Books at the EVPL

The Evansville Vanderburgh Public Library has awesome programs for kids, teens, and adults. And...its all free!

This Spring, head to the nearest EVPL branch for STEM themed activities, teen gaming night, pre-k play n' learn, and family movie night. 

Or, visit their "Library of Things" to rent outdoor games, musical instruments, baking supplies and so much more.


Sunset Skatepark Skateboarder-min
East Riverside Drive, Evansville, IN

4. Drop In At Sunset Skatepark

Springtime weather is perfect for afternoons at the skatepark. Sunset Skatepark, located on the Ohio Riverfront, is Indiana's largest concrete skatepark! 

This 27,000 square foot skatepark is open to all wheels and features two bowls, a flat derby track, and a large street skate area.





Harmonie State Park - New Harmony Indiana
3451 Harmonie State Park Road, New Harmony, IN

5. Take a Hike at Harmonie State Park

Known as a "trail lovers paradise" this picturesque park is located just 25 miles northwest of Evansville.

Harmonie State Park has hiking and biking trails, camping, boat ramps, and scenic picnic areas.

Take the whole family this Spring and enjoy a day amongst the trees! 

An image of two young boys playing at the Hills Church Community Center playscape

Looking For Free Family Fun Year-Round?

These spots also offer year round activities free to the whole family!

Evansville Museum of Arts, History, and Science- Free admission every first Friday of the month.

Arts Council of Southwestern Indiana - All artwork is free to view daily during business hours!

The Hills Community Church Center - Perfect for rainy Spring days...Kids can enjoy the indoor playscape free of charge!

Master Gardener Display Gardens - Self-guided tours are free everyday!