Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: Nov. 30 – Dec. 2

Marty Stuart and his Fabulous Superlatives

Marty Stuart, Grammy-winning singer, songwriter and musician plays at the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum on Friday, November 30 from 8 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.  He’s played alongside the masters, from Johnny Cash to Lester Flatt, and now he’s performing his 18th studio album, Way Out West, in Owensboro!  Tickets range from $35 to $55, so be sure to grab yours now!   Click here to purchase yours online or call (270) 926-7891.  Exhibits will be open for touring until showtime, so arrive early and explore all that the museum has to offer before you enjoy the live show.

Holiday Stroll

Join in for the kick-off to the holiday season on Saturday, December 1 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Holiday Stroll!  The event includes Christmas caroling, ice carving demonstrations, and the Christmas tree lighting in Smothers Park at 5 p.m.  And don’t forget about the “Elf on the Shelf” scavenger hunt with a chance to win tickets to the Owensboro Symphony Orchestra’s ‘Disney in Concert’!  Downtown Owensboro hosts the annual celebration, so you’re only steps away from delicious dining and plenty of stores to complete your Christmas shopping list.  The Holiday Stroll is a great way to bring fun Christmas spirit to the entire family and welcome the new season with the Owensboro community!

ODT’s The Nutcracker

Don’t miss Owensboro Dance Theatre’s The Nutcracker, a long-standing holiday tradition in Owensboro!  On Saturday, December 1 at 7 p.m., celebrate the joy of Christmas through music and dance at the RiverPark Center! ODT is still bringing new and innovative tricks and technology to the stage, giving the audience a surreal and entertaining experience year after year.  Experience all the magic and wonder of The Nutcracker complete with a flying bed, levitating Arabian dancer, and more special flying effects. ODT also welcomes back professional dancers from Giordano Dance Chicago and Kentucky Ballet Theatre for this phenomenal performance.  Ticket prices vary.  Click here for more information.