Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: May 25-27

St. Mary of the Woods Parish Picnic

Come by St. Mary of the Woods Catholic Church on Sunday, May 27 for the start of Owensboro’s parish picnics. Bring on the Bar-B-Q all summer long at Catholic churches across Daviess County. Picnics will take place through September.  Don’t miss the kick off at St. Mary of the Woods, 10534 Main Cross St, Whitesville, KY!  Check our Calendar for additional dates.

Soap Box Spring Rally Race

The Owensboro Lions Club will be hosting the Soapbox Derby “Race to Remember” at Ben Hawes City Park on May 26 and May 27 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Come support the Lions Club and cheer on the racers!


Live on the Banks

LIVE on the Banks is a free outdoor concert series.  The overlook stage at Smothers Park in Downtown Owensboro will feature some of the finest local and regional performing arts and entertainers, every Saturday evening, May 19 through September 29.  Live on the Banks is a free, family-friendly event open to the public and is presented by the City of Owensboro.  Enjoy the live riverfront entertainment this Saturday, May 26 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.!