Greater Ohio Valley Pickleball Invitational

If you’re as curious as me about the new sport taking over the courts, the Greater Ohio Valley Pickleball Invitational is the perfect place to check out the hype!  This pickleball tournament is a three-day event from Friday to Sunday, February 8-10 at the Owensboro Convention Center.    Pickleball is a game played indoor or…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: Jan. 18-20

Winter Wizards Ball You don’t have to wait for the next movie marathon on TV to escape to the wizarding world of Harry Potter!  On Saturday, January 19, head to the RiverPark Center for a one-of-a-kind Harry Potter themed dinner and drinks event!  Starting at 6 p.m. grab your free specialty cocktail and prepare for…

Upcoming Shows at The RiverPark Center

Winter Wizarding Ball Grab your wands, hats, brooms and don your special wizard attire because we’re going to Hogwarts!  On Saturday, January 19, head to the RiverPark Center for a one-of-a-kind Harry Potter themed dinner and drinks event!  Starting at 6 p.m. grab your free specialty cocktail and prepare for a “Magical Experience of Harry…

Mark Calitri Speaks Tourism

Last year was an exciting year in Owensboro and Daviess County, Kentucky.  Here is a cool video of the highlights coming in 2019.  A combination of sports and conventions will create a tremendous economic impact for our community, “said Mark A. Calitri, President/CEO of Visit Owensboro. Some of Owensboro’s key sports groups are: The 2A…

Owensboro Thoroughbreds

Where can you go to see professional basketball right in your backyard?  We’re talking high-flying dunks and up tempo basketball.  The Owensboro Sportscenter is home of the Owensboro Thoroughbreds formally known as the Kentucky Thoroughbreds, and their second season begins in January 2019.  Show your support at this season’s first game on Friday and Saturday, January…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: Jan. 11-13

2019 River City Powersports Show The largest indoor motorcycle and powersports show in Kentucky returns for the third year!  Saturday and Sunday, January 12 and 13, visit the Owensboro Convention Center for the ultimate powersports convention featuring motorcycles, campers, ATVs, UTVs and more.  Over 60 vendors will be in attendance selling used parts, leather, tires,…