Top 3 Things to Do This Weekend: May 14-16

Live music, dinner and a show, and drinks with friends all weekend long? Yes, please!


Bark in Style

Check out the 4th Annual Bark in Style Fashion show at Green River Distillery Co. at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 15. Bark in Style is a unique experience combining the latest clothing and trends at local boutiques with adoptable dogs hitting the runway alongside the models.

Begin the night with a silent auction and cocktail hour, and the fashion show presenting the latest styles will start at 6:30 p.m. An exceptional dinner menu has been created by Niko’s Bakery and Café and Chef Matt Weafer. Joining the event for the first time this year is Canteen Service Company, a delicious local coffee bar. The event is a huge hit and raises thousands for SparKy, a nonprofit animal rescue and care shelter.


Tickets are on sale now for $50 each and include: 1 drink, dinner, and fashion show. Click here to purchase yours now. It’s going to be a doggone good time – don’t miss out!


The Crashers

It’s going down at the Dam! The 2021 concert season opener at the Beaver Dam Amphitheater is The Crashers, performing live at 7 p.m. on Saturday, May 15. The Crashers are known for bringing high energy shows and electrifying talent. The Louisville-based band specializes in recent chart-topping hits as well as R&B, Motown, and old school ballads. The Beaver Dam Amphitheater is a state-of-the-art facility with a capacity of 5,000 people and a stacked lineup for the 2021 season! Remember, you can stay in Owensboro at a discounted rate when you purchase your hotel for the event through this link. There are only a few tickets left ranging from $21-78. Don’t miss your chance – click here to purchase yours now!


Mocktail/Cocktail Crawl

Grab your friends for a night out and enjoy quality drinks from your favorite local bar at amazing prices at the Mocktail/Cocktail Crawl! Visit any of the participating restaurants and bars in downtown Owensboro between May 7 and May 21 and enjoy featured cocktails and mocktails for just $2.50 to $10. You do not have to drink alcohol to participate! Delicious mocktails will also be available at all locations so the whole family can enjoy if they want to! Mocktails are also perfect for designated drivers wanting to attend. Sip and stroll on a tour of downtown Owensboro as you check out the unique drinks from each restaurant; they are all within walking distance of each other! Participating bars/restaurants include: The Pub On Second, Lure Seafood and Grille, Mellow Mushroom, The Crème, Don Marios, The Brew Bridge, Mile Wide Beer Co., SIP, and Burger Theory.