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, helmets, light bulbs, motorcycle insurance and everything else you could possibly want to deck out your ride!  Tickets are $15 and includes admission to the Saturday Show, After Party, and Sunday Show. Ages 12 and under admitted for free.  Don’t miss out!


Owensboro Thoroughbreds

The Owensboro Thoroughbreds begin their second season this weekend at the Owensboro Sportscenter!  January 11 and 12 (Friday and Saturday), show up at 7 p.m. to cheer the Thoroughbreds on as they take on the Tampa Bay Titans back-to-back.  Tickets are on sale and range from $5.75 – $9.75 online.  Season tickets are also available for $100 – $160.  Click here to purchase yours now.  Put on your blue and gold and bring the whole family to enjoy this exciting start to the season!


Skillz Virtual Reality Arcade

People of all ages can enjoy video games now at this one-of-a-kind arcade – come escape reality at Owensboro’s first ever virtual reality arcade located in Towne Square Mall on Frederica St.!  Choose from a wide selection of games that are fun and exciting for everyone.  Test your driving skills on custom VR driving simulators with hundreds of cars and tracks to choose from!  You can also jump on an “Adventure Simulator” and choose from dozens of experiences and games that allow you to skydive, bungee jump, downhill mountain bike, and much more!  With so many options, there’s bound to be something fun for every friend and family member, regardless of age or experience!  Click here for arcade hours and pricing information.