Evansville in Southwestern Indiana, is called the “River City” for its position on the Ohio River. A string of recent accolades have put Evansville on the map as a career and higher-education destination, making this city an ideal place to explore, learn and unwind.
Stop by the Victory Theater which hosts dance and theater companies as well as the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra and its lauded seven-concert series. Drive less than five miles to downtown’s The Centre theater, an auditorium and convention center showcasing concerts and plays. Enjoy the energy of even larger crowds at the Ford Center and outdoor Mesker Amphitheater.
Taking the kids along on this trip is a no brainer when you have the Koch Family Children’s Museum of Evansville. “cMoe,” as it’s known around town, is in the renovated Downtown Central Library, and boasts unforgettable exhibits. Make it a kids’ day by following it up with a visit to Mesker Park Zoo, which houses more than 700 creatures and an indoor rainforest.
Judging by the many public golf courses, Evansville locals enjoy their driving ranges and you can, too. Burn calories at Fendrich Golf Course, an 18-hole, Par-70 facility with a pro shop and restaurant. Wesselman Par #3 Golf Course, an 18-hole, Par-54, course is one of the most economical of the bunch.
Your stay at one of our IHG hotels in Evansville will place you smack in the center of the action. With a host of amenities on offer at a great price, you’ll find all of the comfort you need to relax in style. Make the most of your visit to Evansville when you stay with IHG.