Top 2 Things To Do in Owensboro This Weekend: July 31- August 2

  Owensboro Artifact Show Head on down to the Owensboro Artifact Show on Friday, July 31, Saturday August 1.  The show starts at Noon on Friday and runs until 6 p.m. It’s runs from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday.  Admission is FREE.  There will be artifacts for purchase from all over the country!  There’s…

Local hotel occupancy better than expected

Hotels across America saw their worst quarter in history between April 1 and June 30, STR, a company that monitors the hospitality industry, said this week. The average occupancy rate for the second quarter was 33.5%, the report said. That improved in June to 42.2% In Owensboro, things are starting to improve, a report for…

Four Romantic Date Nights In Owensboro

COVID-19 has certainly changed our lives.  But, it doesn’t have to change the way we feel about each other.  Most people are itching to do something and for couples, really needing that time out of the house together.  Here are four ideas for a date night to enjoy during our new normal. Bourbon Bouncing Start…

Owensboro ‘a showcase of America,’ photographer says

Carol Highsmith has traveled America for 40 years, preserving its towns and countrysides on film and digital formats. Today, roughly 100,000 of those images are on display in the Library of Congress and on its website. Last week, she was in Owensboro for the first time. On Tuesday, in a conference call with the Owensboro-Daviess…

Beer is Brewing in Owensboro

My family and I love to travel.  Whether it’s checking out a new attraction or restaurant- hiking or sight-seeing, one thing we always do is try to find a local brewery.  The best brew comes from craft brewers who source local ingredients to give their beer a unique spin reflecting the community they’re located in. In…