Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: July 8-10

Downtown Live    

This weekend’s Downtown Live will be focused on all things beer! RiverPark Center will host a “Beer Snobs”-themed event at its 21-and-older entertainment complex on Friday, July 8 from 6-11 p.m. A “Know Your Hops” Beer Competition will be held in the lobby, while beer pong, giant Jenga and other bar games will be played in the Jody Berry Theatre. Cornhole and DJ2Smuve will play all evening in Truist Plaza and Latasha Shemwell will perform from 6-8 p.m. at the Atmos Courtyard. To add to all the fun, the Chicago Improv Group will be taking the stage at the GhostLight Lounge, so be prepared to drink, laugh and dance all night! 

Hops on the Ohio     

In alignment with a beer-themed weekend at RPC, Hops on the Ohio will be bringing you all the craft beer and bourbon you could ask for on Saturday, July 9 from 3-7 p.m. Hundreds of people are expected to attend this fan-favorite event, described as a “four-hour tour of local Kentucky breweries and an exploration of the nation’s favorite brands.” You can expect an afternoon of brews, tunes and great vibes at this indoor/outdoor event, and tickets can be purchased right here!

Battle of the Blue Bridge    

Held at the Owensboro Convention Center on July 9 and 10, Battle of the Blue Bridge will bring you an amazing basketball tournament like you’ve never before seen in Owensboro! Featuring both boys and girls divisions, players range from 3rd to 12th grade for this tournament. With tons of teams from across a variety of states expected to play, this is a great chance to check out the indoor sports floor at the Owensboro Convention Center and see some of the best student athletes in the region perform as well. Click here to check out the tournament schedule.