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 by the best-known artists of the Appalachian states, designed to celebrate the opening of the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum.  The exhibit continues through January 29, 2019.

Museum Hours:  Tuesday through Friday 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.  Saturday and Sunday 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.


2018 Kraftucky Arts & Crafts Expo

The 5th annual Kraftucky Arts & Crafts Expo is Friday through Sunday, November 9-11 at the Owensboro Convention Center! Just in time for the holidays, shop for unique handmade creations in jewelry, clothing, pottery, décor, woodwork, and much more!  Shop ‘til you drop from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday.  Admission to Kraftucky is just $3 for adults and free for children under 12.  Click here for more information on the exciting events Kraftucky has to offer!


The Infamous Stringdusters in Concert

Award-winning group, the Infamous Stringdusters, perform at the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Woodward Theatre at 8 p.m. on Friday, November 9.  The group is known for consistently redefining what a bluegrass band can be in a genre known for traditionalism.  2018 represented a high mark for the quintet as they took home the Grammy Award in the category of “Best Bluegrass Album” for their 2017 release Laws of Gravity.  Click here to purchase tickets online or call the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum at (270) 926-7891.  Doors open at 7:00 p.m.!  Don’t miss your chance to be one of the first audience members in the brand-new theatre and experience The Infamous Stringdusters live!