Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: May 3-5

Riders In The Sky in Concert

Take a journey out west with Riders In The Sky In Concert at the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum on Saturday, May 4 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.   For more than forty years, Riders In The Sky has led the way in Western music, a genre pioneered by legends like Gene Autry and Roy Rogers.  Known for legendary wacky humor and way-out Western wit, the band has continued to take their music to new audiences.

Tickets are on sale now – click here to buy yours now.  Preferred seating is $30 and reserved seating is $25 plus taxes and fees. The museum, bar, and concessions open at 5 p.m., doors to Woodward Theatre open for all shows at 6 p.m. and the music begins at 7 p.m.!   Discounted museum admission to tour exhibits is available to all concert attendees.

First Saturday at Western Kentucky Botanical Garden

Children can celebrate the start of summer at the Western Kentucky Botanical Garden on Saturday, May 4 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. with a variety of exciting activities!  Whether it’s enjoying arts and crafts, learning with fun educational activities, or getting your hands dirty in the garden, kids can have a good time on the first Saturday of every month!  Click here for more info.


Sunset Cruisers

Cruise in to downtown for this month’s Sunset Cruisers Downtown Cruise-In!  The month of May features MOPAR!  Enjoy the show on Saturday, May 4 from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.  Enter on 3rd and Allen St.  All makes and models are welcome.  Only a block from the beautiful Owensboro riverfront close to boutique shopping and delicious restaurants!  There will be chances to win door prizes, and two featured theme winners!  Click here for more details.