COVID-19 Resources

Below is a list of COVID-19 resources: COVID-19 Hotline: 1-800-722-5725 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Green River District Health Department: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Outbreak Kentucky Chamber of Commerce: Business Resources for Coronavirus Kentucky Department for Public Health: COVID-19 Owensboro Health: Questions and Answers About COVID-19 (Coronavirus) U.S. Chamber of Commerce:…

CVB working to help community amid closures and cancellations

Visit Owensboro is doing everything it can to promote local businesses like restaurants and service industry partners during the COVID-19 pandemic.  The CVB has started a positive news campaign on its Facebook page to inspire everyone to stay positive and help their neighbors.  Click here to read more. 

Visit Owensboro to help community amid closures, cancellations

The Owensboro-Daviess County Convention and Visitors Bureau is monitoring the COVID-19 situation week-by-week but said they will be making some changes in the meantime.According to CVB President & CEO Mark Calitri, the Kentucky Department of Tourism has suspended all marketing for the next 30 days. With restaurants limited to delivery and drive-thru options, Calitri said…

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day In Owensboro

Did anyone else know that green wasn’t the original St. Patrick’s Day color?  It was actually blue.  It was only changed to green because Ireland is known as the Emerald Isle.  If you’re feeling like finding some gold on St. Patrick’s Day, here’s a few ways to celebrate:  Axe throwing No, this is not an…

The Great Race coming here on June 24

The Great Race is coming!  On June 24, 120 vintage cars will roll into Owensboro on a 2,300-mile nine-day race from San Antonio, Texas, to Greenville, South Carolina.  The oldest car competing was made in 1916.  Cars from Japan, England, Germany, Canada and all over the United States will be in the race, competing for…

Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame Induction

Bluegrass lovers won’t want to miss this historic night of celebrating bluegrass artists and their music!  Jerry Douglas, one of the most awarded bluegrass artists in history, honors his heroes at the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum on Saturday, March 28 at 7 p.m.  This annual event honors the most recent inductees into…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: March 6-8

2020 Home & Garden Show Shake off your winter blues and spring into a world of blooming, green scenery at the 2020 Home & Garden Show!  Prepare all your spring and summer projects at the Owensboro Convention Center on Saturday and Sunday, March 7 and 8.  The annual show features outdoor living displays, building and…