Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: Dec. 7-9

Best Christmas Pageant Ever

The Theatre Workshop of Owensboro presents a beloved holiday tradition and TWO favorite, “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” for two weekends.  Friday and Saturday, December 7, 8, 14, and 15 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday matinee on December 9 and 16 at 2 p.m. at The Empress Theatre.  This show tells a hilarious yet touching tale of two families and the havoc they wreak upon a local holiday celebration.  Tickets to the show are $18 for adults and $12 for students when purchased in advance.  Click here to purchase yours now!  This is a show sure to keep the whole family laughing!


Lanham Brothers Christmas Jamboree

Make your way to the Diamond Lake Resort Good Time Theater on Saturday, December 8 for the annual Lanham Brothers Christmas Jamboree Benefit Show! The show begins at 7 p.m., featuring some of the best talent around, as well as professional sound and lighting to fundraise for Volunteer Owensboro!  Guests include “Miss Kentucky” Katie Bouchard, Kings Highway, Wayne Morris, Skylar Cain, Leland Isbill, Rollie Pike, and the Footstompin’ Express Cloggers.  Tickets are $12 for adults, $6 for ages 6-12, and free for those under 5.  Click here to purchase yours now!  Donations can also be given by visiting 

All tickets are general admission, so grab yours now or arrive as early as 5 p.m. to purchase tickets at the door for the best possible seating.


Del McCorey Band

Grammy winner and Hall of Fame member Del McCoury performs at the Bluegrass Hall of Fame & Museum’s Woodford Theatre on Saturday, December 8 at 8 p.m.  Del provides the perfect blend of early sound of bluegrass that charmed hardscrabble hillbilly honky tonks and the present-day culture-buzz of viral videos and digital streams.  Click here to purchase your tickets or call the Bluegrass Museum Box Office (270) 926-7891.  Preferred seating tickets are $45, and general tickets are $35.  This is a show long-standing bluegrass lovers and fans new to the scene alike do not want to miss!