Calendar

April – July 2014

Liberty On The Border-A Civil War Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science & History
April 30, 2014 @ 10:00 am – September 15, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
Liberty On The Border-A Civil War Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science  & History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States
Produced by Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal, this exhibit at the Owensboro Museum of Science & History covers three time periods: Liberty Denied (the events leading up to the War), Liberty’s Trial (the War[...]
Glorious Glass @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art
May 31, 2014 @ 10:00 am – August 9, 2014 @ 4:00 pm
Glorious Glass @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States
An exhibition unveiling a major gift to the museum of an historic collection of 260 late 19th century and early 20th century glass canes and whimsies. Complementing the collection will be excerpts from the museums[...]
41st Annual Dust Bowl @ Kendall-Perkins Park
July 18, 2014 – July 25, 2014 all-day
This 9-day outdoor basketball tournament is one of Owensboro’s oldest. Held at Kendall-Perkins Park, on W. Fifth Street, the tournament is open to all ages.
Experience Bluegrass Music Day Camp for Kids @ International Bluegrass Music Museum
July 21, 2014 @ 10:00 am – July 25, 2014 @ 3:00 pm
  Experience Bluegrass is a music day camp for children ages 8 to 12. They will learn all about local legend, Bill Monroe, and how he started Bluegrass music as they tour the museum and[...]
BPA Baseball World Series @ Panther Creek Park
July 22, 2014 – July 27, 2014 all-day
Daviess County Lions Club Fair @ Daviess County Fairgrounds
July 23, 2014 – July 27, 2014 all-day
Daviess County Lions Club Fair @ Daviess County Fairgrounds | Philpot | Kentucky | United States
The 2014 Daviess County Lions Club Fair starts off on Wednesday, July 23 at the Daviess County Fairgrounds. Come join the fun with tractor pulls, rides, food, and family fun! For a complete schedule, check[...]
Chemistry Magic @ Owensboro Museum of Science & History
July 25, 2014 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
WKU Chemist Alicia McDaniel’s “Sizz, Bang, Boom Show”.
July 25, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Friday After 5
“Single Among Friends Let’s Dance” Discfunktn’l Groove (Disco Dance Band) on the Main Stage; Gospel on the River featuring Paul Moseley & Friends, Gospel Harmony Boys Quartet, and Stillwater Quartet in Cannon Hall; DarBy Haaz in[...]
Cult Movie Night: Week 2 @ Daviess County Public Library
July 25, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
  Liverpool Hope University lecturer & former Owensboro resident Dori Howard will introduce the Beatles film that didn’t feature the Beatles.  
Diamond Lake Gran Prix @ Diamond Lake Resort
July 26, 2014 – July 27, 2014 all-day
Diamond Lake Gran Prix @ Diamond Lake Resort | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States
This professional go-cart race at Diamond Lake Resort is an Owensboro tradition. Over 100 drivers will race at speeds reaching 95 mph on the tracks!  
Owensboro Regional Farmers Market @ Owensboro Christian Church
July 26, 2014 @ 6:30 am – 12:00 pm
Between 40-45 vendors are expected this season for fresh-from-the-farm produce. The Farmers Market is open on Saturdays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 6:30 am-noon. Beginning in June, three satellite locations will also open: Owensboro Health Regional[...]
Saturday Morning Live @ Daviess County Public Library
July 26, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Self-guided fun and educational activities with a focus on literacy and school readiness.  
July 26, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Trunnell's 5K Sweet Corn Extreme Run/Walk @ Trunnell's Farm Market | Utica | Kentucky | United States
“A Corn-tastic Event!” The Sweet Corn Festival will kick-off with Trunnell’s Sweet Corn Festival 5K Corn Run/Walk beginning at 9 am. The Kids Korny-Korn Fun Run will begin at 10 am. Farm to Fork Breakfast[...]
StoryLab “Big Bad Bubble” @ Owensboro Museum of Science & History
July 26, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Science Exploration Lab @ Owensboro Museum of Science & History
July 26, 2014 @ 11:45 am – 12:45 pm
The science of bubbles.
Cave Scavenger Hunt for Kids @ Owensboro Museum of Science & History
July 26, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
  Join the Museum staff for a scavenger hunt in the Origins Exhibit caves.  
July 26, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Grand Finale of The Battle of the Big O takes place at the Good Time Theatre at Diamond Lake Resort. The winner will perform at the 2014 Big O Music Fest on August 16.[...]
Live on the Banks @ Smothers Park Overlook
July 26, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Live on the Banks @ Smothers Park Overlook | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States
Enjoy a mixture of live music every Saturday on the Overlook Stage in Smothers Park. Tonight features Appalatin.
Picking in the Park @ Smothers Park
July 26, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
On the last Saturday of each month through August, bring your instruments down to Smothers Park for an night of acoustic jamming with other musicians. The City of Owensboro invites musicians to take up spots[...]
“Carousel” @ RiverPark Center
July 26, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
"Carousel" @ RiverPark Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States
Rodgers & Hammerstein’s classic musical comes to the RiverPark stage. The story revolves around carousel barker Billy Bigelow, whose romance with millworker Julie Jordan comes at the price of both their jobs. He attempts a[...]
July 26, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Live stand-up at Fridays on the last Saturday of the month through August. For more information, contact TGIFridays at 270-686-1910.
Summer Sundays @ Western Kentucky Botanical Garden
July 27, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
FREE Family admission on all Sundays in July to the Western Kentucky Botanical Garden.  
“Carousel” @ RiverPark Center
July 27, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
"Carousel" @ RiverPark Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States
Rodgers & Hammerstein’s classic musical comes to the RiverPark stage. The story revolves around carousel barker Billy Bigelow, whose romance with millworker Julie Jordan comes at the price of both their jobs. He attempts a[...]
Owensboro Regional Farmers Market @ Owensboro Christian Church
July 29, 2014 @ 6:30 am – 12:00 pm
Between 40-45 vendors are expected this season for fresh-from-the-farm produce. The Farmers Market is open on Saturdays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 6:30 am-noon. Beginning in June, three satellite locations will also open: Owensboro Health Regional[...]
Kids in the Kitchen @ Owensboro Museum of Science & History
July 29, 2014 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Learn to make salsa this week and get creative with bite size quesadillas. There will be games, activities and prizes as well.
Owensboro Regional Farmers Market @ Owensboro Health Regional Hospital
July 29, 2014 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Between 40-45 vendors are expected this season for fresh-from-the-farm produce. The Farmers Market is open on Saturdays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 6:30 am-noon. Beginning in June, three satellite locations will also open: Owensboro Health Regional[...]
An Evening With Chris Schlarb @ Daviess County Public Library
July 29, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
  Asthmatic Kitty recording artist Chris Schlarb stops by for a solo acoustic performance. He’ll be doing old & new songs.  
July 29, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6 rounds of 10 brain-busting trivia questions. The highest scoring team of each round wins a prize. Highest scoring team after all 6 rounds win the grand prize. For more information, contact TGIFridays at 270-686-1910
July 30, 2014 @ 7:30 am – 10:30 am
Between 40-45 vendors are expected this season for fresh-from-the-farm produce. The Farmers Market is open on Saturdays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 6:30 am-noon. Beginning in June, three satellite locations will also open: Owensboro Health Regional[...]
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer @ Owensboro Convention Center
July 30, 2014 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Please join the American Cancer Society to kick off the Daviess-Owensboro Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Kick Off Breakfast on July 30, 2014 at the new Owensboro Convention Center from 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.[...]