The Franklin Street Events Association is back with another exciting new event that combines two of the things Franklin Street is most known for - music and shopping. As you make your way up and down Franklin Street on Evansville's west side, you will notice there is no shortage of locally owned businesses - and no shortage of places to grab a bite, grab a drink, and listen to some great live music.

Franklin Street Events Association via Facebook
Franklin Street Events Association via Facebook
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Franklin Street Events Association

The FSEA puts together a bunch of great events each year, always with two purposes in mind - do something that benefits the consumer/public while at the same time creating more business for all of the amazing retailers on Franklin. A fancier way of saying that is,

Our goal is to improve the quality of life and small businesses for Evansville's patrons by facilitating professional, courteous, and efficient delivery of a variety of small business services; developing partnerships that bridge the gap between the public and private concerns; and enhancing and revitalizing Evansville's beloved Franklin Street.

Rock and Shop 'Till You Drop

The first-ever Rock 'N Shop event is coming up on Saturday, August 27, 2022, and it sounds like it's going to be a great day. Each block on Franklin Street will feature a live, local musician from 12n-2pm, sponsored by the business owners on Franklin - and during that time, those retailers will offer some special sales and promotions to shoppers.

Franklin Street Rock N Shop
Franklin Street Events Association via Facebook
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Give Me the Beat Boys...

Here are the talented musicians that will be playing during Rock 'N Shop and where to find them on Franklin Street.

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The fun doesn't end at 2pm though - head over to Franklin Street Pizza Factory for a little after party including delicious pies and more live music on their patio.

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