Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: August 5-7

Saturdays at the Still     

Green River Distilling Co. and Friday After 5 are coming together to bring you a series of events focused on bourbon, live music and local food. The event takes place every first Saturday of the month, and this month’s event will be held on August 6 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at Green River Distilling Co. Head to Owensboro’s historic bourbon distillery and enjoy live music from The Brat Pack, along with street vendors, a cornhole tournament and distillery tours.

Peach Bliss     

Reid’s Orchard is adding a little peach-flavored fun to their mix of events this year! The inaugural Peach Bliss festival will be held on August 6 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m., where visitors can score fresh peaches, shop from over 20 vendors and enjoy a petting zoo filled with all kinds of farm animals. So come out and enjoy all the crafts, sweet treats and delicious peaches you can imagine at this one-day event. Peach Bliss is free to the public! 

RPC’s 30th Birthday     

There’s a ton of reason to celebrate all that the RiverPark Center has brought to Owensboro, and this weekend is the perfect opportunity to pay homage to the riverfront performing arts center. RPC’s Downtown Live adult entertainment complex will be celebrating the big 3-0 in full force on August 5, bringing you a lobby stocked with memories and photos from the many, many performances held at RPC over the years, as well as a silent disco, karaoke and live music from 6 p.m.-11 p.m.