2018 Christmas Parade

The 2018 Owensboro-Daviess County Christmas Parade is Saturday, November 17 at 4:30 p.m.!  The public is invited to join the annual celebration the Saturday after Thanksgiving in downtown Owensboro, “where Kentucky starts Christmas.” The theme for this year’s Christmas parade is “Our Christmas Wish” with an expected 120 floats and other entries, making it the…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: Nov. 9-11

A Salute to Bluegrass Music Celebrate Owensboro’s rich culture!  As a tribute to the grand tradition of bluegrass music, the opening reception for A Salute to Bluegrass Music is Saturday, November 10 at the Owensboro Museum of Fine Art from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.  The opening reception will present an exhibition of 100 works of art…

CVB Ponders Special Floor for Center

Bratcher says it could host sporting events With no money in sight for building a 60,000-square-foot indoor sports facility that a study by Pinnacle Indoor Sports recommended this summer, the Owensboro-Daviess County Convention & Visitors Bureau is looking for other ideas. Jared Bratcher, sports marketing director for the CVB, told the board this week that…