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Our mission is to encourage, coordinate and enhance the development and promotion of quality art, small business growth and entertainment of every variety. We foster creative endeavors throughout the community and will position Franklin Street as a leading center for art, music, culture, and entertainment.  Various businesses on Franklin Street make up the sponsorship of our association.  All of these business share a common goal which is to bring the FSEA's mission to fruition 365 days a year.  Be sure to support them with your patronage which in turn supports our cause.


Meet Our Sponsors

Flowers & More

1000 W Franklin St • (812) 424-8931

"From traditional beauty to the unusual, let our designers create a fresh or silk flower arrangement, for your special occasion. A full line of seasonal and potted green plants, as well as gourmet & fruit baskets are available. We carry a unique line of boutique items including Vintage Rose Wraps, jewelry, chevron scarves and fur collars. Flowers and More is also your rental source for weddings and receptions. In times of sorrow let us design a keepsake remembrance for your friends and loved ones."

Lamasco Bar and Grill

1331 W Franklin St • (812) 480-0323

"Voted Evansville's Best Venue to Hear Live Music, and Best Bar! Live music 250 nights a year, of local and regional/national touring bands. Breakfast served ALL day!"

Amy's on Franklin

1418 W Franklin St • (812) 480-0323

"Nestled on the east end of West Franklin, in a sleek and modern rehab of an historic 19th century building, Amy’s on Franklin stands out not only with its famous purple exterior, but it’s eclectic and creative menu comprises Midwest comfort food lovingly influenced by the French Quarter, Mexico and Texas."

Fulton Interior Systems

1750 W Franklin St • (812) 426-2775

"Fulton Interior Systems, Inc. is a full-service commercial wall, ceiling, and plastering general contractor located in Evansville, Indiana. We employ union carpenters, finishers, plasterers, and laborers. After spending 18 years as an owner of one of the largest wall and ceiling contractors in Indiana, Dan decided it was time to scale down and get back to basics to allow us to focus more on the needs of our clients. As a result, Fulton Interior Systems, Inc. was founded in June 2000. We provide commitment, quality, and superior craftmanship that will enable your project to be completed on schedule and within budget. We carry our General Contractor License and Vanderburgh County Indiana Contractors License for all your interior remodeling and construction needs."

Franklin Street Physicians

1909 W Franklin St • (812) 456-9736

"At Franklin Family Physicians we treat our patients like family. Our mission is to provide personalized, high-quality care on an as-needed or preventative basis.  We have created a practice we believe in and choose for our own family members and staff."

Bella Vi Spa and Aesthetics

1913 W Franklin St • (812) 492-7280

"At Bella Vi Spa & Aesthetics we offer the latest non-surgical rejuvenation techniques to make sure you always look your best. We have a full complement of facial rejuvenation services along with body contouring services just for you! With our skilled and board-certified staff of physicians and nurses, we strive to assist you to defy gravity and reverse the aging process."

Freeman, Will & Niemeier, Inc.

1919 W Franklin St • (812) 425-1030

"We assist our clients in becoming model companies: businesses that are successful; businesses that care about their employee safety and satisfaction; businesses that are the envy of their competition."

Schön Boutique

316 N Wabash • (812) 213-8828

"Pronounced "shone," the name came from a passion for the area!

We love Franklin Street and the rich German heritage it brings to our community. That's why we felt it only proper to bring a beautiful and lovely women's clothing boutique here, to the west side of Evansville--hence the name, Schön, meaning beautiful and lovely in the German language!"

Maidens Brewery & Pub

209 N Wabash Ave • (812) 909-1956

"A full service family friendly restaurant specializing in pub fare food & award winning brewed on premise beers. Proudly promoting Made in Evansville."

VFW Post 1114

110 N Wabash Ave • (812) 422-5831

VFW Post 1114

Revive on Franklin

2003 W Franklin St • (812) 470-3331

"Winning the Platinum Award for the Courier and Press Reader’s Choice Best Massage/Day Spa came to us as such a sweet surprise! Being nominated wasn’t even on our radar as we are approaching our 1 year anniversary! We appreciate each and every one of you."

Sunshine Juice Co.

2017 W Franklin St • (812) 401-6225

"Sunshine Juice Co provides healthy, organic, GMO-free juice and cleanses made fresh daily."

Roots Hair Studio

2023 W Franklin St • (812) 773-3006

"We dedicate ourselves to all of this so that we are equipped to give YOU our best. All of us are here to help you decompress from your day to day routine and we are ready to take care of you!"

White Swan Coffee Lab

2025 W Franklin St • (812) 329-4733

"Located within the Hub on Franklin, White Swan Coffee Lab has found a fantastic home. We’re beyond delighted to bring specialty coffee to Franklin Street!"

Milk and Sugar Scoop Shoppe

2027 W Franklin St, Suite B • (812) 602-1423

"Stop in and try the best ice cream you have ever tasted!"

District 7 Boutique

2027 W Franklin St, Suite A • (812) 401-2151

"Unique Women's Boutique items, clothing and accessories."

Franklin Street Pizza Factory

2033 W Franklin St • (812) 602-3028

"A brick oven pizza restaurant with something for everyone! We are really excited to be part of all the great things happening on Franklin Street!"

Hagedorn's Tavern

2037 W Franklin St • (812) 423-0794

Coming Soon!

Gerst Haus

2100 W Franklin St • (812) 424-1420

"Since 1999 the Gerst Haus has been an Evansville favorite, providing the best in German food in an authentic beer hall atmosphere. Our menu includes a variety of German and American food.  Our signature dishes include our fresh wiener schnitzel, bratwurst, and corned beef & cabbage. We feature giant frozen Fishbowls of our own Gerst Amber beer, as well as 49 draughts and a large selection of imported beers.  Our goal is to provide good food, good drink, and good service."

Smitty's Italian Steakhouse

2109 W Franklin St • (812) 423-6280

"Our core belief: great food need not be elaborate or overwrought, but rather fresh, uncomplicated and well executed in order to get out of the way of the ingredients and find the joy in their innate flavors and qualities."

Bud's Rockin' Country Bar & Grill

2124 W Franklin St • (812) 401-1730

"Bud’s Bar & Grill on Franklin Street is a country themed bar and restaurant featuring state-of-the-art dart boards, pool tables, cornhole and LIVE weekend entertainment! Come see why we are the best new party spot in the area."

Franklin Street Tavern

2126 W Franklin St • (812) 401-1313

"Lively and festive, anytime of the day or night Franklin Street Tavern is the perfect place to gather with friends, family, or meet new people, enjoy a few drinks and get that dive bar vibe without the dive!"

River City Dawgs

Franklin St Food Cart • (812) 306-1487

"River City Dawgs wants your experience with street food to be fun and delicious. River City Dawgs features the finest 100% all-beef gourmet hot dogs nestled in fluffy warm steamed buns all topped with fresh and surprisingly unique condiments that will make your mouth water for more."

You can usually find River City Dawgs in front of Franklin St Tavern every Friday & Saturday night, or at the Bazaar during the summer!

Pistons Bar & Grill

2131 W Franklin St • (812) 401-1699

"Are you looking for great atmosphere, a lively crowd and a fantastic food and drink menu? If so, come to Pistons restaurant today! At Pistons in Evansville, IN, we offer more than your average neighborhood bar. Whether you're looking for live entertainment, excited about watching your favorite sports team or ready to dance the night away, our huge space and convenient location can provide everything your heart desires."

American Family Insurance, Amber Labaw Agency

2201 W FRANKLIN ST • (812) 962-4647

"My team is here to serve. Our unique backgrounds, training and experience have prepared us well to help meet your insurance needs. Additionally, as residents of your community, we understand how important it is to be there for you - our trusted friends and neighbors. Together, we're building strong partnerships that help everyone succeed."

Evansville Print Specialist

2217 W Franklin St • (812) 423-5831

"Evansville Print Specialist was founded in 1995 by printer Butch Frank. We've grown over the past 20 years, but we continue to offer great printing and promotional items to Evansville and the surrounding area. With over 50 years of combined experience, we are able to answer nearly any question you might have, and help you build your business image from the ground up. In 2014 we partnered with Mark-It-Bright Designs to offer a new line of custom printed wall hangings, tabletops, display pieces, and more."

Weber Equipment

2218 W Franklin St • (812) 423-3050

"Weber Equipment continues its long history of serving restaurant owners in the design process as well as furnishing your heavy equipment, both new and used, and smallwares for any kitchen renovation or installation. In addition, Weber Equipment also offers both restaurant and homeowner bar and party supplies, paper goods, janitorial goods, Gold Medal concessions, Dewig meats, catering equipment, china and glassware, and much more."

Wells Orthodontics West

2222 W Franklin St • (812) 479-1311

"At Wells Orthodontics, we love to create healthy, beautiful smiles for our patients. Dr. Tony Wells and our team offer a warm and friendly office where your comfort and your smile are our top priorities."

Paul's Menswear

2225 W Franklin St • (812) 423-2624

"We are a family-operated organization in business for over 50 years in the Tri-State area. With a combined experience of over 100 years, we trust in our expertise and stand behind our clothing and work. Our alterations are included on regular-priced suits and dress pants. Get your alterations done within 2 business days of purchase."

Thomas's Shoes

2227 W Franklin St • (812) 422-1660

"Ask just about anyone and they will all agree: Nothing beats a good pair of shoes.

Unfortunately, these same people will also tell you they have a hard time finding a pair of shoes that are both comfortable and stylish. Well, not anymore. Thomas’s Shoes in Evansville has the knowledge and selection necessary to get you into the right pair of shoes…at the right price!"

SnickerDoodle Art

2233 W Franklin St • (812) 459-1992

"So much art you won't believe it. Lots of fun for everyone!"

Tracy's Attic

2233 W Franklin St, Suite F • (812) 401-4051

"New home accessories, furniture, rugs, art, lighting, interior design, custom window treatments, and unique gifts for any occasion."

Kite & Key Cafe

2301 W Franklin St • (812) 401-0275

"Whether you're looking for a place to grab lunch with co-workers, or you're looking for a change of scenery from family breakfast around the kitchen table, our menu features items everyone can enjoy. We have traditional breakfast, lunch and bakery items. Not to mention we have soup specials every single day."

Culinary Innovations by April Boeke

2308 W Franklin St, Suite B • (812) 228-7626

"From corporate events to private gatherings to weekly family meals, April will create a unique menu tailored to your individual style and vision."
Services Provided: Catering, Personal Chef Services, Cooking Instruction

Thyme in the Kitchen

2308 W Franklin St • (812) 437-2726

"Welcome to Evansville’s premiere provider of cooking classes, kitchen accessories, home accents and gifts. We have unique products to meet your needs for every occasion.  We are located on Evansville’s historic West Franklin Street. Thyme in the Kitchen is a carefully-crafted culinary dream. Walk in our front door to browse a variety of kitchen and dining accessories from trusted brands such as Le Creuset, Emile Henry, Nordic Ware, Swiss Diamond and Beatriz Ball. Our home décor accents are sure to look amazing in your home!"

Sportsman's Grille & Billiards

2315 W Franklin St • (812) 422-0801

"Sportsman’s Grille & Billiards has been a Franklin Street staple for decades. It’s simple. Good food, good drinks and a good atmosphere make for a GREAT spot to relax, day or night. Stop in for a delicious meal from our full menu, grab a drink and unwind with a pickup game of pool. We have Gerst Haus beer on tap and unbeatable daily drink specials."

Imagination T's/Imagination Screen Printing

2323 W Franklin St • (812) 423-6503

"Are you looking to customize T-shirts or apparel with your logo, design or idea?  ImaginationTs will help you create the perfect look for your school, business, non-profit, team or event!  We have been working with local groups in the Tri-State area since 1986."

Evansville Homes for Rent

2325 W Franklin St • (812) 423-2232

"Leasing and Management Services."

Paul's Pharmacy

2345 W Franklin St, Suite 101 • (812) 425-4364

"At Paul’s Pharmacy, we have been a mainstay business on Franklin Street for over 40 years. Paul Mayer, RPH, purchased the old Canon Drugstore in the mid-70s. Starting with an old typewriter and spatula, he was one of the first drugstore owners in Evansville to invest into computerization and enter the electronic digital age. Fast forward to today and Paul's Pharmacy still leads the way in premium local healthcare."

Pizza King

220 N St Joseph Ave • (812) 424-7976

"Pizza King is an Evansville, Indiana family-owned business. It was founded on a secret recipe of great tasting ingredients that has been a pizza lovers’ favorite for decades. Our pizza, sandwiches and stroms are all made with the freshest, most delicious ingredients and include our signature Pizza King sauces you’ve come to love."

Pay Day Payroll

510 N St Joseph Ave • (812) 422-5555

"The core of our business is filing and paying your local, state, and federal taxes... correctly and ON TIME. If you incur a penalty because of our mistake, we will pay the penalty and interest. It's probably not a surprise that we don't miss deadlines."

German American Bank

530 N St. Joseph Ave • (812) 962-2265

"Straightforward accounts designed to meet your needs."

Leroys Tavern

2659 Mount Vernon Ave • (812) 464-8300

"Opened on the West Side August 4, 1970, was owned and operated by Leroy and Shirley Baize for over 40 years! The Baize family tradition carries on now with the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th generation behind the wheel! We Always Encourage Designated Drivers!"

The Washtub

2818 Mt Vernon Ave • (812) 589-3191

"We provide massage, pedicure, manicure, as well as Health & Beauty products such as Hemp Lotions, CBD oil, etc. As a Therapeutic Massage Clinic, we are famously known as the 'Home Of True 60 Minute Massages'!"

Be Happy Pie Company

2818 B Mt. Vernon Ave • (812) 449-7718

"​The Be Happy Pie Company, founded in October 2015, is the fruition of owner Jennifer Lamble’s passion for baking. Jenny’s Easy-Bake Oven and her Grandma Backes’ cinnamon-sugar piecrust scraps began a life-long drive to perfect her own pies, cookies, brownies, scones, and other sweet treats. Baking is a creative and therapeutic outlet for Jenny, who thrives knowing her passion for baking brings smiles to others. Jenny’s husband, Rick, is also essential to the company’s operations and helped start the Be Happy Pie Company from the ground up."

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