Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: July 7-9

Pinta Replica on the River     

This weekend will be super special in that our lucky guests will have the chance to see a real-life replica of the historic “Pinta” Portuguese Caravel used by Columbus and many early explorers! This floating museum will open for dockside educational tours at English Park July 7-16. Self-guided tours will be held each day from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and no reservations are required. Tickets can be purchased at the ship for $8/adult and $6/child, while children four and under get in free.

Four Horsemen  

This amazing Metallica tribute band will perform live at the RiverPark Center on Friday, July 7! This is RPC’s first free concert as part of its Summer Event Series, so you can rock out to this heavy metal music all night at no cost! Focusing on Metallica’s first five albums, you can relive the 80s and 90s with this high-energy show and crowd-engaging experience. The show kicks off at 7 p.m.

Sunflower Market Day  

We’ve got a brand new and super exciting event coming for ya this weekend! Reid’s Orchard will host its first-ever Sunset Flower Market Day on July 9 from 4-8 p.m. You can taste some of the most delicious food from our area as you take in the gorgeous sights and sounds of the orchard around you. CamCooks4U will present a menu with items ranging from pork tenderloin to peach grilled cheese and blackberry lemon cheesecake. There will be craft vendors and live music too!