Owensboro’s Local Scene: August 2 -15, 2017

Upcoming Conventions at the Owensboro Convention Center

  • Aug. 7-11: AK Steel - Union Negotiations
  • Aug. 14-18: AK Steel - Union Negotiations

 

Wednesday - August 2

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The Free Downtown Trolley Has Updated Their Hours

The Owensboro Transit Trolley offers weekday and weekend services year round in downtown Owensboro. The Trolley route stops at each stop every 20 minutes and the routes and stops can be adjusted for special events.     Click here for more information and to see a live map of the Trolley.

The Messenger Inquirer reports on the ACO World Championships of Cornhole XII

Keith Lawrence published an article today in the Messenger Inquirer about the ACO World Championships of Cornhole XII and the ACO Corporate Slyder Cup. Check out the article below.

Cornhole championships upcoming

By Keith Lawrence

Owensboro will be the cornhole capital of America from Tuesday to July 29.

The Ohio-based American Cornhole Organization is bringing its World Championships of Cornhole XII to the Owensboro Convention Center those days.

more: The Messenger Inquirer reports on the ACO World Championships of Cornhole XII

The Messenger Inquirer reports on the USTA 55-and-over Championships

The Messenger Inquirer published an article today on the USTA 55-and-over Championships. Check out the article below.

USTA 55-over tennis event set to begin

By Jim Pickens

Big impact.

This is the theme for the 2017 Kentucky United States Tennis Association 55-and-over Championships, which will be hosted by Centre Court Friday through Sunday in Owensboro.

"This is an impactful event to the community," said Mark Calitri, president of fhe Owensboro-Daviess County Convention & Visitors Bureau. "The economic impact of this event is $200,000 for our community, so it's certainly very important from this standpoint.

more: The Messenger Inquirer reports on the USTA 55-and-over Championships

Welcome to Owensboro

Visit Owensboro welcomes this weekend’s Baseball Players Association World Series here in Owensboro.  According to Mark Calitri, Visit Owensboro’s president, the event has drawn visitors from all across the State of Kentucky and will produce a nearly half million dollar economic impact to Owensboro and Daviess County. “Over 500 athletes will be competing at Owensboro’s…

Who Will Win The Corporate Slyder Cup?

Are you ready to achieve cornhole glory?

Don't miss your chance to join in some friendly cornhole competition at the Corporate Slyder Cup. Recruit a 5-member team from your office and challenge other internal departments, your professional colleagues out in the community or even your competitors to see who has what it takes to rise to cornhole glory! more: Who Will Win The Corporate Slyder Cup?