Calendar

August – September 2014

City of Owensboro Municipal Art Collection @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art
City of Owensboro Municipal Art Collection @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States
Aug 16 – Oct 26 all-day
Twenty-four paintings from the City of Owensboro’s Municipal Art Collection are on exhibition at the Owensboro Museum of Fine Art through October 26. The collection, acquired in 1974 through the Owensboro Arts Commission’s national competition,[...]
The Coal Mine-Public Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
The Coal Mine-Public Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Sep 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  THE COAL MINE GALLERY experience begins on our second floor, in the “Coal Mine Ready Room!” Here, visitors learn about safety measures in coal mining, get fitted for their tour “hard hat” and begin[...]
Highway 54 Fall Yard Sale @ Kentucky Highway 54
Highway 54 Fall Yard Sale @ Kentucky Highway 54
Sep 18 – Sep 20 all-day Events
Yard sales all along Highway 54 from Owensboro to Leitchfield, Kentucky. Includes Daviess, Ohio & Grayson Counties. For more information, visit their website, www.hwy54yardsale.com
Owensboro Regional Farmers Market @ Owensboro | Kentucky | United States
Sep 18 @ 6:30 am – 12:00 pm Events
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[...]
The Coal Mine-Public Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
The Coal Mine-Public Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Sep 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  THE COAL MINE GALLERY experience begins on our second floor, in the “Coal Mine Ready Room!” Here, visitors learn about safety measures in coal mining, get fitted for their tour “hard hat” and begin[...]
Cork & Cuisine 2014 @ Owensboro Convention Center
Cork & Cuisine 2014 @ Owensboro Convention Center
Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Events
Cork & Cuisine is a unique event where each patron will have the full french dining experience. From french wine to exquisite french cuisine, prepared by executive chef Kyle Kellogg, this experience is bound to[...]
Downtown Date Night @ Downtown Owensboro
Downtown Date Night @ Downtown Owensboro | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States
Sep 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Events
Start your weekend early by heading to Downtown Owensboro for free live music and events. Visit one of our great downtown restaurants for dinner and then enjoy the riverfront.
Trivia Night
Sep 18 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm Events
Get a team together and test your trivia skills. For more information, contact Gambrinus at 270-685-5464.
Riverartes: The Art of Placemaking @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art
Riverartes: The Art of Placemaking @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm Events
RiverArtes, a showcase of monumental public art organized by the Owensboro Museum of Fine Art, presents the work of sculptors of national and regional prominence, and is designed to enhance Owensboro’s creative placemaking efforts and[...]
The Coal Mine-Public Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
The Coal Mine-Public Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Sep 19 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  THE COAL MINE GALLERY experience begins on our second floor, in the “Coal Mine Ready Room!” Here, visitors learn about safety measures in coal mining, get fitted for their tour “hard hat” and begin[...]
POW MIA Remembrance Ceremony @ Shelton Memorial
Sep 19 @ 5:00 pm
Moment to remember those POW MIA soldiers.
Bluegrass On The Banks @ Smothers Park Overlook
Bluegrass On The Banks @ Smothers Park Overlook | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States
Sep 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Events
The city of Owensboro is is extending Bluegrass On The Banks to include every Friday night during September! Join us at the Smothers Park Overlook stage for a taste of our region’s unique contribution to[...]
ARtillery @ Owensboro Convention Center
ARtillery @ Owensboro Convention Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States
Sep 19 @ 7:30 pm
Featuring Aaron Kizer, Chasen Little and Adam Rafferty
Owensboro Regional Farmers Market @ Owensboro Christian Church
Owensboro Regional Farmers Market @ Owensboro Christian Church | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States
Sep 20 @ 6:30 am – 12:00 pm Events
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[...]
Green River Region ECET2 (Elevating and Celebrating Effective Teaching and Teachers)
Sep 20 @ 7:45 am – 3:30 pm Events
Teachers are impacting the lives of our students every day. They know their profession best and should be the main voice in decisions made regarding their profession. In Kentucky, The Fund for Transforming Education in[...]
Healthy Owensboro 5K Run/Walk @ RiverPark Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States
Sep 20 @ 8:00 am Sports & Fitness
The Junior League of Owensboro Healthy Owensboro 5K Run/Walk begins and ends at RiverPark Center in downtown Owensboro.
Mary Kendall Bike FUNd 15-100K Ride @ Panther Creek Park Trailhead Shelter
Mary Kendall Bike FUNd 15-100K Ride @ Panther Creek Park Trailhead Shelter | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States
Sep 20 @ 8:00 am
Use your pedal power for kids! All proceeds from our 9th Annual Bike FUNd Ride event will benefit the children and families of the Mary Kendall Campus of KYUMH in Owensboro, KY. The Mary Kendall[...]
Soap Box Fall Rally Race @ Owensboro Lions Gravity Race Track
Soap Box Fall Rally Race @ Owensboro Lions Gravity Race Track | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States
Sep 20 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Saturday Morning Live @ Daviess County Public Library
Saturday Morning Live @ Daviess County Public Library | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Events
Self-guided fun and educational activities with a focus on literacy and school readiness.  
The Very Quiet Cricket @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
The Very Quiet Cricket @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Sep 20 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
STORYLAB features The Very Quiet Cricket by Eric Carle! Hear Science Educator Kim Ray read the book, then discover all kinds of science fun! Story Lab Activity: Make a kazoo! This is a great activity[...]
Trunnell’s Grandparents’ Days @ Trunnell's Farm Market
Trunnell's Grandparents' Days @ Trunnell's Farm Market | Utica | Kentucky | United States
Sep 20 @ 11:00 am – Sep 21 @ 6:00 pm Events
Kids spend a day with your grandparents at Trunnell’s Farm! * FREE Admission for one Grandparent with each paid Grandchild Admission. Come bring the grandchildren out for a day of “Absolutely Farmtastic Fun!”  
Origins Cave Scavenger Hunt for Kids @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Origins Cave Scavenger Hunt for Kids @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Sep 20 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
  Join Science Educator Kim Ray and have fun searching the origins cave and exhibit for all types of interesting discoveries.(maximum number of kids:15 If you have a large group please call for a special[...]
Community Club Meeting
Sep 20 @ 12:09 pm – 1:09 pm
The community group, the Owensboro Coffee Party, meets most saturday mornings.
Origins Cave Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Origins Cave Tour  @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Sep 20 @ 1:00 pm
  Join Science Educator Kim Ray and have fun learning about cave formations such as stalactites and stalagmites. See flowstones, crinoids, soda straw formations, and many other interesting pieces of cave speleothems. THE CAVE TOUR[...]
Riverartes: The Art of Placemaking @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art
Riverartes: The Art of Placemaking @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States
Sep 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Events
RiverArtes, a showcase of monumental public art organized by the Owensboro Museum of Fine Art, presents the work of sculptors of national and regional prominence, and is designed to enhance Owensboro’s creative placemaking efforts and[...]
Barbecue Picnic - St. Stephen Cathedral @ St. Stephen's Cathedral | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States
Sep 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Events
Serving at 2 p.m.
The Coal Mine-Public Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
The Coal Mine-Public Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Sep 20 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  THE COAL MINE GALLERY experience begins on our second floor, in the “Coal Mine Ready Room!” Here, visitors learn about safety measures in coal mining, get fitted for their tour “hard hat” and begin[...]
Brescia University Veterans Tribute  @ Brescia University
Sep 20 @ 4:30 pm
Recognizing Veterans from the local area.
Elvis & Country Legends Tribute @ Diamond Lake Resort
Elvis & Country Legends Tribute @ Diamond Lake Resort | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States
Sep 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Events
Brady McCrady returns with his “Elvis & Legends Tribute” show, with special guests The Hosscats. Adults $10 / Children $5. Tickets sold at the door beginning at 6:30 p.m. Snacks will be available for purchase.[...]
Live on the Banks @ Smothers Park
Live on the Banks @ Smothers Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States
Sep 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Events
Enjoy a mixture of live music every Saturday on the Overlook Stage in Smothers Park. Tonight features Kiki & the Drifters.