Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: March 29-31

Dailey and Vincent The 2019 Spring Bluegrass Concert Series presents Dailey and Vincent, a dynamic bluegrass group at 7 p.m. on March 30 at the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum!  Traditionally country and gospel artists themselves, Dailey and Vincent draw from leaders dominating the bluegrass industry to create their own unique sound.  Dailey…

Las Vegas. New Orleans. Owensboro?

Kentucky town on list of top US destinations OWENSBORO, Ky. – The city will be featured among 10 must-see destinations this year by a company that markets travel to and within the United States. Brand USA will promote tourism to several major cities and states as part of a campaign that encourages authentic American experiences.…

Spring Concert Series: Sierra Hull

Don’t miss your chance to see Sierra Hull, virtuoso mandolinist, singer-songwriter, and guitarist, close out the 2019 Spring Bluegrass Concert Series at 7 p.m. on April 12 at the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum!  The 2019 series finale is sure to captivate the audience with Hull’s colorful stage presence and array of talents…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: March 22-24

Wendell Foster Half Marathon The very first Wendell Foster Half Marathon presented by Owensboro Health will take place on Saturday, March 23 at 7:30 a.m.  The 13.1-mile race will take participants on a flat and fast route through Owensboro, Kentucky that begins and ends at the riverfront Smothers Park, perfect for a run or a…

Moonlite to be featured at Bourbon Classic

Mutton sliders from Moonlite Bar-B-Q Inn will be featured at Louisville’s Bourbon Classic on Feb. 23. The event will also feature three chefs from season 16 of “Top Chef,” which is set in Kentucky. A news release says, “It’s hard to match the authenticity and storied traditions of Kentucky’s beloved bourbon — unless you’re Owensboro’s…

Wendell Foster Half Marathon

The very first Wendell Foster Half Marathon presented by Owensboro Health will take place on Saturday, March 23 at 7:30 a.m.  The 13.1-mile race will take participants on a flat and fast route through Owensboro, Kentucky that begins and ends at the riverfront Smothers Park, perfect for a run or a walk with a view. …

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: March 15-17

Shamrock Bash with The Louisville Crashers The luck of the Irish is back!  Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with The Owensboro Convention Center on Saturday, March 16 from 6 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.  The Louisville Crashers are here to sham-rock the night away with a smashing performance featuring all your favorite dance and party music beginning…

Who makes the best burgoo?

USA Today and 10Best.com are running an online contest to see who makes the best burgoo in Kentucky. And the Owensboro-Daviess County Convention & Visitors Bureau is encouraging people to go online and vote for either Moonlite Bar-B-Q Inn or Old Hickory Bar-B-Q. “Anytime you can be on one of these lists like this, it’s…

Kentucky Fried Pickin’

Get out your banjos, fiddles and mandolins –– it’s almost time for the third annual Kentucky Fried Pickin’ Bluegrass Jam Festival!  This free event is Owensboro’s first official indoor hotel bluegrass festival and it’s happening Thursday through Saturday, March 14-16 at the Holiday Inn Owensboro Riverfront.    The festival recreates memories in which bluegrass musicians…

New Venue of Cecil Farm’s White Chateau

French country style accents and natural light seeping in through windows.  Beautiful vistas as far as the eye can see.  Rolling Kentucky hills for hundreds of acres.  All of this and more can be found at White Chateau at Cecil Farm!  Located at 8753 Mulligan Rd., White Chateau’s new venue offers one of the best…