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Take a stroll on Owensboro’s RiverwalkSpend your Lazy Dayz in Smothers ParkPreserving our Bluegrass Music HeritageDaviess County barbecue is a tasty tradition!A Kentucky Bourbon ExperiencePreservation Station Market Days

Take a stroll on Owensboro’s Riverwalk

Take a stroll or relax in a swing on the banks of the scenic Ohio River.

Spend your Lazy Dayz in Smothers Park

Lazy Dayz Playground was named “Best Playground in the World” by Landscape Architect Network in 2015.

Preserving our Bluegrass Music Heritage

Born in nearby Rosine, bluegrass is celebrated here with festivals, jam sessions and the International Bluegrass Music Museum.

Daviess County barbecue is a tasty tradition!

Savor the unique taste of our mutton and burgoo at a local summer parish picnic where the tradition began.

A Kentucky Bourbon Experience

Tours and tastings at an historic distillery site

Preservation Station Market Days

Antiques, uniques and vintage finds on the first weekend of the month.

Sports & Recreation

Sports & Recreation

Sports Illustrated magazine designated Owensboro as Kentucky’s #1 Sportstown – visit Owensboro so you can be a part of the action!

Visit & Explore

Visit & Explore

From world class attractions and entertainment to fun outdoor adventures and free family fun – find out everything Owensboro has to offer.

Meetings & Conventions

Meetings & Conventions

Centrally located in the midwest, Owensboro is ready to welcome your meeting, convention or other special event. Start planning now!

Owensboro-Daviess County Convention & Visitors Bureau215 East 2nd StreetOwensboro, Kentucky 42303270-926-1100800-489-1131