Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: September 16-18

James Gregory      

The Funniest Man in America is making a return to Owensboro! It’s been several years since his last visit, but James Gregory still has all the jokes and stories to entertain audiences across the country. The comedic genius will delight you with his blue shirt untucked as he takes you down a carefree, hilarious storytelling experience with whimsical reflections on life from the front porch. You can see Gregory live at the Owensboro Convention Center on September 15 at 7 p.m. Tickets are on sale for $40. 

Bret Michaels     

Bret Michael is coming to you live from the RiverPark Center on September 15! The Poison band member has gone on to become a multi platinum global superstar who’s achieved fame through reality TV and record-breaking touring sales. Michaels has sold more than 32 million albums and is celebrated by three generations of loyal fans, so you won’t want to miss the chance to see him perform live! The show kicks off at 7 p.m. and tickets are $65.

Sips and Sunflowers     

Head on down to Trunnell’s Farm Market to see over a million sunflowers in bloom, all while getting to sip on your favorite beer, wine and cocktails! Held on September 16 and 17 this year, Sips and Sunflowers provides wagon rides to the sunflower fields, where you can enjoy delicious food, live music, bonfires and gorgeous evening views. The event runs from 6-10 p.m. and tickets are $24.99.