Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: May 26-28

Cork & Cuisine: Saddles and Spurs 

All you Yellowstone fans, we’ve got an event designed specifically for you! Held at the Owensboro Convention Center on May 25, Cork & Cuisine: Saddles and Spurs will feature a five-course western-themed menu paired with wines and spirits all inspired by the popular TV show. Dress up as your favorite character and enjoy some Yellowstone trivia throughout the night! Tickets are $75/person or $130 for two people. Make reservations right here! This is a 21-and-older event and the evening kicks off at 6 p.m. 


The world’s LARGEST geocaching event is coming to Owensboro this weekend! GeoWoodstock 2023 will bring thousands of people to our city for an entire week full of fun festivities, with the big event being held on May 27. You can click here to read a description of events that will be held throughout the week (May 22-28), which will include our award-winning music festival, Friday After 5, along with tons of themed events for adults and families alike. 

Strawberry Pickin’ at Reid’s 

Did you know you can pick fresh strawberries right here in Owensboro? Head on over to Reid’s Orchard this weekend for an authentic strawberry-picking experience at one of the prettiest orchards in the Midwest. Homegrown right at the orchard, Reid’s has thousands of fresh strawberries available to choose from. Open seven days a week, all you have to do is head inside the store and ask for a basket, and then the strawberries are yours for the pickin’!