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70th annual Heritage Federal Credit Union Home Show

Saturday & Sunday, April 8 & 9, 2017

Saturday 10 am- 6 pm;    Sunday 10 am – 4 pm

Old National Events Plaza
Evansville, IN
Sponsored by Heritage Federal Credit Union
Presented by The Evansville Courier & Press

Looking for great ways to make your house into your dream home?   Come to the 70th annual event with so many new and exciting features!

Fill out the online form to request vendor information.


HGTV’s Meg Caswell sponsored by ERA First Advantage Realty

HGTV’s Two Chicks & A Hammer and their new show GOOD BONES sponsored by Greer’s Flooring America and Town Square Furnishings

Speed Painter Extraordinaire Aaron Kizer sponsored by Swat Pest Management

Design Your Dream Room Sweepstakes sponsored by HG McCullough Designers, including Lowe’s Home Improvement, A-Power Equipment, Bassemier’s Fireplace, Patio & Spa, Kraft Nursery, Greer’s Flooring America, Town Square Furnishings, HF Refrigeration, Redline Construction, Your Basement, Elbert Construction,

Family Fest 2016 sponsored by Kenny Kent Toyota and Kenny Kent Chevrolet

K9 Frisbee Crew Trick Dog Show sponsored by Wendy’s Dog House

Evansville Police Department K9 Unit Team Demonstrations sponsored by Popham Construction

Arts & Crafts Pavilion with nearly two dozen artisans

Adopt A Pet Pavilion sponsored by The Pawprint Lodge

The Man Cave sponsored by Custom Recreation, Kraft Nursery and Quest 4 Electronics

The Children’s Gardening Center sponsored by Lowe’s Home Improvement

Child ID Kits by DARE sponsored by Paint & Carpet Discount Depot and provided by the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Department

Home Show Shuttle provided by Mid-America Powered Vehicles



Tickets available at the door for $5, children under 12 get in for free.



Mark Your Calendar!  Sunday, January 8, 2017 11 am – 4 pm

Watch the video from the 2016 Expo!!  Click the link!!

The Wedding & Prom Expo & Magazine presented by the Evansville Courier & Press is always bursting with exhibitors, booths, articles and ads and we invite YOU to attend the expo in 2017 and get your copy of the magazine! We had record crowds AGAIN and a SOLD OUT full exhibit hall for our 2016 event — MORE THAN 110 BUSINESSES PARTICIPATED!

We ARE the LARGEST Bridal event in the Tri-State and proud to showcase so many local and regional businesses in the event!

The Wedding & Prom Magazine is the longest published magazine in the Tri-State focused on weddings and proms!  Copies are available at the expo and throughout the year when newly engaged brides and grooms placed their engagement announcements in the Courier & Press. Plus, we have dozens of retail locations you may pick up the magazine all year!

11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Old National Events Plaza Exhibit Hall
Downtown, Evansville
Presented by The Evansville Courier & Press

If you would like a copy of the 2016 Wedding & Prom Magazine, please click through our links and you will find locations where the magazine is located for pick-up or you may complete a form and have a copy mailed to you!  Thank you!

Expo Links  (click links for more information)


2016 SPONSORS and More than 100 Participants


Investment options start at $300 for a booth, so don’t be mistaken that your budget won’t work with this incredible opportunity to grow your business!

stage photo




presented by the Evansville Courier & Press and the Henderson Gleaner                                                                                


Add to this talent and sheer determination and what you find is the Star Student! The Courier & Press and The Gleaner are proud to continue a Tri-State tradition honoring high school juniors who have excelled in a multitude of areas in their young lives. From community service to academics, extra-curricular to character building activities, the Star Student Award recognizes the outstanding young men and women in more than seventy high schools in the region.

Special Section publishes on Sunday, May 1, 2016 in the Evansville Courier & Press and The Gleaner.

Banquet for students and their invited guests is Sunday, May 1 at the Old National Events Plaza.

Nominations were accepted from November 30, 2015 through January 8, 2016. Nominations may be made by students, parents, educators and members of the community for current Tri-State high school JUNIORS. All information must be submitted online via courierpress.com

Visit www.courierpress.com/starstudent/nomination to nominate a student.  NOMINATIONS ARE CLOSED for 2016.




EBJ presents 20 Under 40


Join us in celebrating the seventh class of 20 Under 40 in the September 2016 EBJ!

As a growing and thriving community, we need to mentor future leaders in a variety of fields: business, education, philanthropic, finance, civic, medical, law, and more. We also need to recognize those emerging leaders along the way. For the seventh year, we are saluting the young, emerging leaders in our region who are under the age of 40.

For information on participating as a sponsor of the event or to advertise, please see links below or contact Carolyn Franklin at carolyn.franklin@courierpress.com.

Nomination Link


Nominations for the 2016 20 Under 40 Program are open from April 1 to May 6.




New Health Care heroes logo

sponsored by

Title Sponsor


About Health Care Heroes

Health Care Heroes is a Tri-State recognition program in its fourth year sponsored by the Evansville Courier & Press and The Henderson Gleaner featuring those people that have helped you get healthy and stay healthy. Your Hero might be:

  • The skilled surgeon whose talent and calming manner put you at ease
  • The extraordinary nurse whose cheerful disposition brought you comfort
  • The conscientious technician who took extra care when the tests were being done
  • The fitness trainer who kept you on track even when you wanted to quit
  • The faithful volunteer who smiled and helped you get the correct information
  • The amazing physical therapist who endlessly encouraged you during each session
  • The compassionate nurse’s aide who visited your home regularly without fail
  • The insurance representative who listened and provided compassionate care

Nominations will open in June 2016.

Nominate your hero today at courierpress.com/healthcareheroes

Once we received all nominations, a group of medical professionals and Courier & Press staff selected 25 of the most compelling stories to highlight in our special section and will be honored at a reception in October.

For more information on nominations, contact Mike Hartz, magazine editor at Michael.Hartz@courierpress.com or 812-464-7424.

For information on advertising in the special section, contact your newspaper marketing consultant or Carolyn Franklin, carolyn.franklin@courierpress.com or 812-464-7658.