Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: Aug 31- Sept 2

2018 Independence Bank Firework Festival

Head to Panther Creek Park on Sunday, September 2 from 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. for the 2018 Independence Bank Fireworks Festival!  There will be live entertainment, multiple food vendors, inflatables, pony rides and of course a spectacular firework show to end the night with a bang! Parking is free, no animals allowed.  Pack up a few camping chairs, bring the family out to the park, and celebrate the last of the summer!


Movies on the River: CARS 3

Enjoy this fun, free movie series along the Ohio River on Sunday, September 2 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the RiverPark Center! This weekend features Cars 3, an animated Walt Disney comedy that’s sure fun for the whole family! Concessions will be available. No coolers or pets allowed.


Downtown Cruise In

Owensboro’s Cruise In comes to downtown on the first Saturday of each month April through October with monthly themes.  August’s theme is Sweet Rods!  Enjoy the show on Saturday, September 1 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.  Enter on 3rd and Allen St.  All makes and models are welcome.  It’s only a block from the beautiful Owensboro riverfront and is close to shopping and restaurants.  There will be chances to win door prizes, and theme winners!  Click here for more details.