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Ah! The Midwest.

It's not surprising to hear that our region fits the mold. We've never met a stranger (it's called Hoosier Hospitality), we help our neighbors, casseroles ARE a food group, and we’ll say we don’t have an accent, but let’s face it — we do! Learn more about our region in the stories below. 

Parlor Doughnuts: From Humble Beginnings to Nationwide Expansion

Parlor Doughnuts’ delicious journey began right here in Evansville, Indiana What started as a small, craft doughnut and coffee shop in Downtown...

Dom Poggi

Dom's e-story: A Place for Opportunity

When Dominic Poggi moved to Evansville, he knew that something was missing… something never-before-seen in the Region… something that pairs flippers...

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New Evansville Underwater Hockey Team Is Making Waves

Yes, you read that right. Underwater hockey is the latest sports and fitness craze in Evansville, and it's easy to see why... Underwater hockey: two...

The Evansville Region's Growth Continues

Midwest magic got you here and the Midwest magic extends to some of our most valued businesses. Large corporations and smaller locally owned...

November Events

As the leaves paint the world in hues of gold and amber, November brings a fresh wave of excitement and festivities. From heartwarming Thanksgiving...

Halloween Costumes for the Family

Deck yourself out in the finery of the chilling. There’s a costume for whatever you want to transform into this Halloween season at this locally...

Catch Chills & Thrills at the Best Halloween Events in the Evansville Region

Grab your pumpkin pails and become the embodiment of the eerie while you celebrate spooky season with Halloween events for kids, adults, and ghouls...

Play or Watch Fall Sports in the Evansville Region

With the upcoming college basketball season and football season running full speed, there’s no better time to grab a bag of popcorn and go watch your...

Annalisa's e-story: Something Good is Brewing

How many times a day do you think about quitting your job and opening a coffee shop? For Annalisa Thewis, it’s not just an empty threat, but a...

Visit some of the best coffee shops and coffeehouses in the Evansville Region.

Craving a Good Cup O’ Joe? Explore Evansville’s Best Coffee Shops

Cold brew, espresso, smoothies - oh, my! The only thing better than simple java is locally crafted coffee. Nothing starts the day off on the right...

Fall Family Fun in 2023

The Fall season comes with pumpkin patches, hayrides, corn mazes, and plenty of awkward family photo opportunities. You can get elbow-deep in pumpkin...

Top 10 Weirdest Foods at the 2023 Fall Festival That You've Gotta Try

Fall is in the air, and in Evansville, Indiana that means one thing… The West Side Nut Club Fall Festival is here! Every October the West Side Nut...

October Events

Embrace the gourd-geous hues and crisp autumn air as October unfolds in the enchanting Evansville Region. From festive gatherings to cultural...

The Ultimate Guide To Coffee Shops in the e Region

Find Your Perfect Blend Whether you’re looking for a place to start your day or enjoy an afternoon pick-me-up, here’s a guide to local coffee shops...

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Ben's e-story: Making a Difference

East side of Evansville born and raised, on the playground is where Ben Trockman spent most of his days. Whether that is completely accurate or not,...

Carmen's e-story: A Community for Life

Growing up in Evansville, Carmen Alford has found her niche here through the University of Evansville and an active group of friends in the city. As...

Brad's e-story: A Sense of Purpose

While other Purdue students were busy doing Fountain Runs during Boiler Gold Rush, Brad Niemeier was honing his entrepreneurial spirit by selling...

Out of This World Development in Haynie's Corner

Out of this world in Haynie’s Corner: A new development and restaurant are in the works for the Haynie's Corner Arts District! Having the city’s only...

Midwest Magic

Do You Have Midwest Magic?

Do you feel the call of the Midwest in you? ✨ Like a moth to the flame, something beckons you home. Maybe it’s your mom’s meatloaf… Maybe it’s the...

Stephanie's e-story: Community Within Community

As a newcomer to the Evansville Region, Dr. Stephanie Young has found her community within the community through her passion for running with the 812...

August e-vents

Squeeze every last drop of summer with these regional events!

Zach Garcia

Zach's e-story: A City of Growth

Zach Garcia chose the Evansville Region to make an environmental impact. If you ask him, he’d say that he “has an environmental and ecological...

Small Business Spotlight: Philthy

Meet Philip Ashenbremer Phil loves Evansville for it’s rich history, proximity to the river, and up-and-coming vibe. It’s the ability to jump in and...

Abby's e-story: A Great Place to Be

If a rainbow was a person, Abby Murphy would be it. She’s vibrant, cheery, and colorful. A refraction of light that brings a smile to everyone she...

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Unveiling the Riverfront Renaissance: Evansville Embraces Sasaki's Visionary Plan

Recently, the City of Evansville made a monumental decision, and we couldn't be more excited about it! Drum roll, please! *Drumroll sounds* They have...

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July e-vents

Check out a few of our favorite happenings in the Evansville Region this July!