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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Nature
“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.”
  • 7 locals recommend
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. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
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.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Entertainment
“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.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Café
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“Ideal for getting work done, sitting and having a coffee with your pup, or talking for hours with friends. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
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”
  • 6 locals recommend
Lounge
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“You can walk to it from the B&B and they have great entertainment almost daily.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This is a locally owned Italian place, located right at Haynies corner. it is within walking distance. We have had many good experiences at Sauced. Delicious food great atmosphere, terrific memories!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Located in Evansville, IN - Eastland Mall is a shopping center including Dillard's, Macy's, JCPenney, Forever 21, American Eagle, and many more stores and restaurants.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Casino
“We have the state's oldest casino... and it's a riverboat Casino. It's docked on the Ohio in Downtown Evansville.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Turoni's has some great Evansville-original pizza and features beer from their local brewery”
  • 4 locals recommend
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.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Department Store
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  • 2 locals recommend
Premise
“Fabulous zoo and botanical garden. Don't miss Amazonia, a totally climate controlled stroll through a tropical forest. Gift shop and snack bar. See the animals in their natural habitat exhibits.”
  • 1 local recommends
Neighbourhood
“Haynies Corner is a fun arts district with a fountain. There are often festivities going on there and there are several restaurants nearby. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
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.”
  • 4 locals recommend