EVANSVILLE, In. – Live performances by self-described, “Country/Classic Rock” band Haywire of Evansville, and local singer/songwriter, Troy Miller, are on tap for the outdoor Beer Garden & Concert Saturday September 2nd at Tropicana Events Plaza. The venue, which overlooks the Ohio River, sets the stage for the event, which runs 6:00 pm to 12:00 midnight. A $10 Evansville HydroFest™ Admission Wristband admits attendees ages 21 and up into the gathering. Haywire, a five piece band, is known for its country music, as well as according to the group’s website, “Some 80’s rock thrown in just to make sure you were paying attention!” Acoustic virtuoso, Troy Miller, focuses on what he labels, “American Roots,” playing blues, country, and rock. Offered along with the music will be affordably priced, Anheuser-Busch crowd-favorites, including Budweiser, Bud Light, and Michelob Ultra.
The $10 Wristband also admits those ages 13 and above into all three days of American Power Boat Association hydroplane racing action on Labor Day weekend. Ages 12 and under are free.
Admission Wristbands are now on sale and may be purchased at all six Evansville-area Schnuck’s stores, nine Heritage Federal Credit Union locations, the Evansville Museum of Art, History and Science, and SWIRCA until Thursday, August 31st. Beginning Friday, September 1st, Admission Wristbands will be available for purchase at the following Admission Gates on Riverside Drive: Court Street attended by CASA, Main Street attended by SWIRCA, and Cherry Street attended by the Evansville Museum Guild. For each $10, the non-profit organization earns $2 to further its positive efforts in our City.
During the three-day event, Evansville HydroFest™ will host the American Power Boat Association’s Eastern Divisional Championships on Saturday, and North American Championships on Sunday for 14 classes of Inboard Boats. To date, dozens of teams have committed to compete from across the United States and Canada. For event schedules and more information, please visit www.evansvillehydrofest.com.
Evansville HydroFest™ 2017 is a Presentation of Evansville Events, Inc.
Evansville HydroFest™ is presented by Evansville Events, Inc., a 501c3 non-profit entity of the Evansville Convention and Visitors Bureau. Mr. Bob Warren is the Executive Director. Serving on the Executive Organizing Committee are Mr. Vernon Stevens, President of Southern Business Machines and Mr. Randy Lientz, President of AXIOM. Warren, Stevens, and Lientz all reside in Evansville.