Energize Evansville

Energize EvansvilleOne of Mayor Winnecke's Initiatives: Free Events to Get People Moving!

Click here to visit the Parks & Recreation Department webpage for THIS MONTH'S ENERGIZE EVANSVILLE FITNESS EVENT

Mayor Lloyd Winnecke began combatting one of Evansville’s biggest issues, obesity, before he was sworn in as Mayor in January 2012. In May 2011, a Gallup poll had named Evansville one of the nation’s “fattest cities.”

OneEnergize Evansville - Howell Park of his most important initiatives is Energize Evansville - the idea to organize healthy activities around the city and help residents live more active lives.

Mayor Winnecke has enlisted the help of more than 50 local fitness experts, nutritionists, and other health consciences minds to help achieve the goals of Energize Evansville.

nergize Evansville - Lloyd Pool

Most of the Energize Evansville events are held in city parks. Its purpose is to bring people together and raise awareness about fitness and the city at the same time.

Energize Evansville is coordinated by the Parks Department and the events are at new location every month.


  • See photos on the Energize Evansville Facebook page!
  • Call the Parks Department at (812) 435-6162