Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: June 24-26


Owensboro’s biggest Bluegrass music festival of the year is happening THIS WEEK, y’all! If you haven’t already bought your tickets, now’s the time, and if you’re interested in hearing music from some of the greatest Bluegrass musicians on the planet, this is the place. Held at Yellow Creek Park on June 22-25, you can bring the entire family (and your fur babies!) to this outdoor music fest. Check out the full concert lineup right here! 


This is a convention for anyone and everyone who enjoys anime, cosplay and gaming. Held at the Owensboro Convention Center on June 24-26, attendees at OMGCon! will have the chance to meet actors, voice actors and famous cosplayers at this three-day event. There will be plenty of dancing, gaming and outdoor activities to enjoy at this family-friendly con as well. You can register for a weekend pass right here! 

Green River Distilling Co. Tour    

There’s never been a better time to check out Green River Distilling Co. After releasing their Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey (and receiving amazing reviews for it) just a few months ago, people are lining up to check out this historic facility to see how some of the best bourbon in Kentucky is made. You can learn the ins and outs of the bourbon production industry along with Green River’s rich, fascinating history on a one-hour tour. After that, you’ll get to taste three different bourbons produced at the distillery. For only $20, you can book a tour Tuesday-Saturday at 10 a.m., noon or 2 p.m.