Bluegrass Museum & Hall of Fame Grand Opening

Calling all bluegrass lovers­– the time is almost here!  The Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum celebrates the grand opening of its new home October 18-20. The state-of-the-art, $15 million building in downtown Owensboro will open its doors with three days jam packed full of music highlighting the rich past, present, and future of bluegrass…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: October 5-7

Fall on the Farm & Pumpkin Patch Paradigm Bring your family, friends, youth group, or team to this fun event happening every Saturday this fall!  Visit this weekend on Saturday, October 6 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Cecil Farms on Mulligan Road.  Enjoy some fun paradigm-shifting and pick out your pumpkins too!  Craft…

Fall Festivals

Trunnell’s Pumpkin Spectacular Come celebrate the fall season with Trunnell’s Farm Market at the Pumpkin Spectacular on Saturday, Oct. 13 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.!  Children can enjoy picking out their favorite pumpkin to decorate and take home! Some of the day’s festivities include pumpkin toss, pumpkin painting, pumpkin sculpting contest, face painting, meet…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: September 28-30

2018 Bronze Buffalo Paintout The 10th Annual Buffalo Paintout and Gala is Sept. 27-29 at the Owensboro Museum of Fine Art.  This three-day event will be highlighted by an exhibition and gala on Saturday, September 29, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.  The Gala will feature live and silent auctions, frontier cuisine, spirits and special live…

O.Z. Tyler: Visitor numbers growing

Owensboro Distillery joined Kentucky Bourbon Trail in June On June 4, Owensboro’s O.Z. Tyler Distillery became the 11th distillery on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail. Last year, nearly 1.2 million people visited the 10 distilleries on the trail and the 13 on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail Craft Tour. Of that, 940,780 visited the 10 distilleries on…

Monsters on the Ohio

One of the largest catfishing tournaments in the country comes back to Owensboro with The Monsters on the Ohio on Saturday, October 13 from 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.  The tournament will be launched from the English Park boat ramp on Hanning Lane, Owensboro, KY 42301. This is the opportunity for catfish anglers from across…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: September 21-23

American Taekwando Association Regional Tournament Looking for something different this weekend?  Check out the American Taekwando Association Regional Tournament on Saturday, Sept 22 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Owensboro Convention Center.  Taekwondo students will be coming from all over the United States to compete!  Each competitorr, ages 3 to 93 of all ranks,…

Daviess County wins KTIA Economic Engine Award

Hank Phillips, president and CEO of the Kentucky Travel Industry Association, was in town Thursday to present the KTIA’s Economic Engine Award to Daviess County. “We’re presenting these to several counties where tourism is a prime driver of the local economy,” he said before making the presentation at the Greater Owensboro Chamber of Commerce’s Rooster…

2018 Bronze Buffalo Paintout & Gala

Kentucky’s second largest art museum, the Owensboro Museum of Fine Art located right on Frederica Street is having a unique event that’s perfect for you art lovers.  The 10th Annual Buffalo Paintout and Gala is Sept. 27-29 at the Owensboro Museum of Fine Art.  This three-day event will be highlighted by an exhibition and gala…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: Sept. 14-16

2018 Owensboro Air Show Friday through Sunday, September 14-16, all eyes will be on the skies over the Ohio River for the 2018 Owensboro Air Show!   From 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Friday, view a wide range of military and civilian aircraft on static display and meet the pilots of these aircrafts at the…