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 Championships will bring to Owensboro top ranked teams from both girls and boys basketball.

The All A State Baseball and All A State Softball Championships will be held at award winning Jack Fisher Park and will attract top teams from across the State of Kentucky.

Baseball Players Association World Series

National Softball Association World Series

King of the Hill Football


The award-winning Owensboro Convention Center in Owensboro Kentucky, managed by Spectra, will proudly host many statewide conferences such as:

Kentucky Cattleman Association

Kentucky League of Cities

City Officials Academy

Kentucky Association of County Agriculture Agents

Green River Fire Fighters Association

Kentucky Fire Fighters Association Convention