The annual West Side Nut Club Fall Festival is held in October and draws a huge crowd from all over the world with the major attraction being the food which includes elephant ears, corn dogs, grasshoppers covered with chocolate and brain sandwiches.
The Angel Mound State Historic Site, Evansville Museum of Arts, History and Science and the Reitz ... More Home Museum are some of the great places for those interested in history. Burdett Park and the Musker Park Zoo and Botanic Park offer a lot for recreation.
The first ever riverboat casino in Indiana, the Casino Atzar, consisting of a huge casino, a big hotel, shops, restaurants and so forth, should be visited at least once.
Evansville has a continental climate with temperatures ranging from 0°C to 26°C. Due to its proximity to River Ohio, it was initially named La Belle Rivière, meaning ‘The Beautiful River’, by the French explorers. Later, it was named Evansville after Robert Morgan Evans who was one of its founders.
During the ... More Second World War, Evansville was one of the largest producers of some of the important war equipments like Tank Landing Ships and Thunderbolts. At present, industries like manufacturing, retailing, distribution and health care form the backbone of the economy.
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