Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: Sept 20-22

The Nashville Songwriter

Ever wanted to walk into a bar in Nashville and discover the next up-and-coming artist or songwriter?  Now is your chance with the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum’s latest series, The Nashville Songwriter. On Thursday, September 19 at 7:30 p.m., check out several Nashville-based songwriters as they share their music and the backstory behind it.  This week features Bryan Frazier, Jordan Allen, and Moriah Domby as they collaborate on stage to share their songs and the stories behind them.  This is a one-of-a-kind event offering you an eye into the creative process behind the music that moves you—don’t miss out!  Tickets are just $5.  Click here to purchase yours now.


5th Annual Back Woods Ball

Put on your cowboy boots and get ready for a night of country fun!  Friday, September 20 starting at 6 p.m., join in on the fun at O.Z.Tyler Distillery where the atmosphere is perfect for music, food, dancing and fun at The Back Woods Ball!  Attire is “country casual”.  Enjoy live entertainment from The Lanham Brothers all night!  Moonlite Bar-B-Q Inn Catering will provide the Back Woods Cuisine. Don’t forget to participate in the live and silent auctions with some awesome experiences for groups and couples up for grabs. Cash Bar available.  Click here for all the details and to purchase your tickets!


Grillin’ and Chillin’ BBQ Cookoff

The Kentucky State Championship BBQ Cook-Off is here!  Join in on the fun on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 20 and 21 at Diamond Lake Resort!   As many as 48 of the best cooking teams from several states will compete for thousands of dollars in prize money.  There will also be a separate “People’s Choice” contest at 11 a.m. Saturday, so come on out and be a judge!  The “Grillin’ and Chillin’” BBQ Cook-Off supports local organizations while finding the best BBQ the area can offer. This is an event you don’t want to miss!