Calendar

Apr
29
Sat
Touchtone All-A State Softball @ Fisher Park
Apr 29 all-day
Touchtone All-A State Softball @ Fisher Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Touchtone All-A State Softball

Saturday, April 29 thru Sunday, April 30

Fisher Park, 3900 W 5th St, Owensboro, KY 42301

Owensboro Regional Farmers Market @ Owensboro Regional Farmers Market
Apr 29 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Owensboro Regional Farmers Market @ Owensboro Regional Farmers Market | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Owensboro Regional Farmers Market

1205 Triplett Street, Corners of Triplett and E. Parish Ave.

Sat., April 22 thru October 28, 2017, 8am – 1pm

Tues. & Thurs., June 1 thru October 26, 2017, 8am – 1pm

Wed., Owensboro Health, Jun. 7 thru Sep. 27, 2017, 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm

This is a farmers market having fresh produce, meats, baked goods and a lot more!!

Visit our website: http://www.owensbororegionalfarmersmarket.org/

Check us out on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/OwensboroRegionalFarmersMarket/

2017 Community Arbor Day Event @ Greenbelt South of Heartlands Subdivison
Apr 29 @ 8:30 am
2017 Community Arbor Day Event @ Greenbelt South of Heartlands Subdivison

Community Arbor Day Event

April 29, 2017, 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Come help us plant 400 tree saplings along Horse Fork Creek!  First 100 volunteers will receive a FREE Eastern Redbud Sapling to take home and plant.  Event will take place along the Greenbelt just south of the Heartlands Neighborhood.  Park and walk across the bridge to join us!

Daviess County March For Babies @ Smothers Park
Apr 29 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm
Daviess County March For Babies @ Smothers Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Daviess County March for Babies

Gather your friends and family to help us fight premature birth at March for Babies on Saturday, April 29th at Smothers Park.  You will join more than 400 fundraisers walking 3.1 miles through downtown Owensboro.  The fun-filled and rewarding day includes a Family Fun Area, Bounce House, Face Painting, Balloon Twisters, Music, FREE lunch and so much more!  We aim to raise over $100,000 and with your support and David Little and Kathryn Raymer with U.S. as March for Babies Chairs, we can reach our goal!

Donations are greatly appreciated, make your donation at www.marchforbabies.org/event/daviesscounty.

 

“World War I and America” Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
"World War I and America" Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

“World War I and America” Exhibit

April 1, 2017 thru November 11, 2017

“World War I and American”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities.  April 6, 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the United States’ entrance into World War I.  Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort.  The exhibit will run April 1st through November 11, 2017.

Museum Hours:  Closed on Monday, Tuesday through Saturday 10 am to 5 pm, Sunday 1 pm to 5 pm.

Arbor Day Celebration @ Trunnell's Hwy 54 Farm Market
Apr 29 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Arbor Day Celebration @ Trunnell's Hwy 54 Farm Market | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Arbor Day Celebration

Arbor Day Celebration is a holiday dedicated to celebrating and caring for trees. Snoopy will be present the entire day to help each child plant their tree, enjoy a picnic lunch (mini sandwiches, fruit, and a slushie), and take pictures (bring your camera).

Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Apr 29 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Historic Coal Mine Tour – The Day in the Life of a 1930’s Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930’s time period. This tour is include with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!
Time: 11:30AM-12:30PM
Location: Begins in our 1st Floor Gift shop area- Ends in The Coal Mine!

Museum is closed on Mondays!

Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Apr 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Historic Coal Mine Tour – The Day in the Life of a 1930’s Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930’s time period. This tour is include with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Location: Begins in our 1st Floor Gift shop area- Ends in The Coal Mine

Museum is closed on Mondays.

Theatre Workshop Presents BABY @ Trinity Centre
Apr 29 @ 7:30 pm
Theatre Workshop Presents BABY @ Trinity Centre | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

TWO Presents BABY

April 14 – April 29

Friday & Saturday performances 7:30pm

Sunday matinee performance 2:00pm

Theatre Workshop of Owensboro will present the musical, BABY April 14-29.  The clever musical by Richard Maltby, Jr. and David Shire will be presented at Trinity Center, 407 W. 5th Street, in downtown Owensboro. Showtimes are 7:30pm on Fridays and Saturdays, with a 2:00pm matinee on Sunday, April 23.

For tickets to BABY, call (270) 683-5333 or go to http://www.theatreworkshop.org/tickets/

Apr
30
Sun
Touchtone All-A State Softball @ Fisher Park
Apr 30 all-day
Touchtone All-A State Softball @ Fisher Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Touchtone All-A State Softball

Saturday, April 29 thru Sunday, April 30

Fisher Park, 3900 W 5th St, Owensboro, KY 42301

“World War I and American” Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Apr 30 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
"World War I and American" Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

“World War I and America” Exhibit

April 1, 2017 thru November 11, 2017

“World War I and American”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities.  April 6, 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the United States’ entrance into World War I.  Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort.  The exhibit will run April 1st through November 11, 2017.

Museum Hours:  Closed on Monday, Tuesday through Saturday 10 am to 5 pm, Sunday 1 pm to 5 pm.

May
2
Tue
“World War I and America” Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
"World War I and America" Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

“World War I and America” Exhibit

April 1, 2017 thru November 11, 2017

“World War I and American”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities.  April 6, 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the United States’ entrance into World War I.  Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort.  The exhibit will run April 1st through November 11, 2017.

Museum Hours:  Closed on Monday, Tuesday through Saturday 10 am to 5 pm, Sunday 1 pm to 5 pm.

Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
May 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Historic Coal Mine Tour – The Day in the Life of a 1930’s Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930’s time period. This tour is include with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Location: Begins in our 1st Floor Gift shop area- Ends in The Coal Mine

Museum is closed on Mondays.

Mamma Mia! @ RiverPark Center-Cannon Hall
May 2 @ 7:00 pm
Mamma Mia! @ RiverPark Center-Cannon Hall | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Mamma Mia!!

May 2, 2017 – 7PM – RiverPark Center

A Mother! A Daughter! 3 Possible Dads!  A trip down the aisle you will never forget!  People all over the world have fallen in love with the characters, the story and the music that make Mamma Mia!  The ultimate feel-good show with the timeless music of ABBA that propel this enchanting tale of love, laughter, and friendship.

Tickets are on sale now!  http://riverparkcenter.org/event/mamma-mia/ Online or call the RiverPark Center box office (20) 687-2770.

May
3
Wed
“World War I and America” Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
May 3 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
"World War I and America" Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

“World War I and America” Exhibit

April 1, 2017 thru November 11, 2017

“World War I and American”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities.  April 6, 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the United States’ entrance into World War I.  Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort.  The exhibit will run April 1st through November 11, 2017.

Museum Hours:  Closed on Monday, Tuesday through Saturday 10 am to 5 pm, Sunday 1 pm to 5 pm.

Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
May 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Historic Coal Mine Tour – The Day in the Life of a 1930’s Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930’s time period. This tour is include with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Location: Begins in our 1st Floor Gift shop area- Ends in The Coal Mine

Museum is closed on Mondays.

May
4
Thu
Highway 54 Spring Yard Sale
May 4 all-day
Highway 54 Spring Yard Sale

Highway 54 Spring Yard Sale

Spring Sale Date: May 4-5-6

Approximately 50 miles along Highway 54, includes Daviess, Ohio and Grayson counties.  Even though everything starts on Thursday, there are no set times for individual participants.

Come join the fun and make it a “family treasure hunt” day!

Fall 2017 Sale Date: September 14-15-16

Visit our website  http://www.hwy54yardsale.com/ for more details and be sure to visit us on Facebook!

“World War I and America” Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
"World War I and America" Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

“World War I and America” Exhibit

April 1, 2017 thru November 11, 2017

“World War I and American”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities.  April 6, 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the United States’ entrance into World War I.  Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort.  The exhibit will run April 1st through November 11, 2017.

Museum Hours:  Closed on Monday, Tuesday through Saturday 10 am to 5 pm, Sunday 1 pm to 5 pm.

Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
May 4 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Historic Coal Mine Tour – The Day in the Life of a 1930’s Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930’s time period. This tour is include with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Location: Begins in our 1st Floor Gift shop area- Ends in The Coal Mine

Museum is closed on Mondays.

Thursday Open Jam @ International Bluegrass Music Museum
May 4 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Thursday Open Jam @ International Bluegrass Music Museum | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Thursday Open Jam

International Bluegrass Music Museum

Great time to come experience Bluegrass Music during open jam each month.

Musicians begin at 6 pm and usually jam until around 9 pm.

The Bluegrass Museum is open during this time, FREE for spectators and jammers!

Call the International Bluegrass Museum for more information (270) 926-7891

May
5
Fri
Highway 54 Spring Yard Sale
May 5 all-day
Highway 54 Spring Yard Sale

Highway 54 Spring Yard Sale

Spring Sale Date: May 4-5-6

Approximately 50 miles along Highway 54, includes Daviess, Ohio and Grayson counties.  Even though everything starts on Thursday, there are no set times for individual participants.

Come join the fun and make it a “family treasure hunt” day!

Fall 2017 Sale Date: September 14-15-16

Visit our website  http://www.hwy54yardsale.com/ for more details and be sure to visit us on Facebook!

Owensboro Catholic Softball Invitational @ Fisher Park
May 5 all-day
Owensboro Catholic Softball Invitational @ Fisher Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Owensboro Catholic Softball Invitational

Friday, May 5 & Saturday, May 6

Fisher Park, 3900 W 5th St, Owensboro, KY 42301

 

“World War I and America” Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
May 5 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
"World War I and America" Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

“World War I and America” Exhibit

April 1, 2017 thru November 11, 2017

“World War I and American”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities.  April 6, 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the United States’ entrance into World War I.  Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort.  The exhibit will run April 1st through November 11, 2017.

Museum Hours:  Closed on Monday, Tuesday through Saturday 10 am to 5 pm, Sunday 1 pm to 5 pm.

Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
May 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Historic Coal Mine Tour – The Day in the Life of a 1930’s Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930’s time period. This tour is include with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Location: Begins in our 1st Floor Gift shop area- Ends in The Coal Mine

Museum is closed on Mondays.

May
6
Sat
Highway 54 Spring Yard Sale
May 6 all-day
Highway 54 Spring Yard Sale

Highway 54 Spring Yard Sale

Spring Sale Date: May 4-5-6

Approximately 50 miles along Highway 54, includes Daviess, Ohio and Grayson counties.  Even though everything starts on Thursday, there are no set times for individual participants.

Come join the fun and make it a “family treasure hunt” day!

Fall 2017 Sale Date: September 14-15-16

Visit our website  http://www.hwy54yardsale.com/ for more details and be sure to visit us on Facebook!

Owensboro Catholic Softball Invitational @ Fisher Park
May 6 all-day
Owensboro Catholic Softball Invitational @ Fisher Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Owensboro Catholic Softball Invitational

Friday, May 5 & Saturday, May 6

Fisher Park, 3900 W 5th St, Owensboro, KY 42301

 

Soap Box Derby Spring Rally Race @ Ben Hawes Soapbox Derby Course
May 6 @ 7:30 am
Soap Box Derby Spring Rally Race @ Ben Hawes Soapbox Derby Course | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Soap Box Derby Spring Rally Race

May 6, 2017 – May 7, 2017

Registration opens at 7:30am each day with the race beginning at 9am.

 

 

Owensboro Regional Farmers Market @ Owensboro Regional Farmers Market
May 6 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Owensboro Regional Farmers Market @ Owensboro Regional Farmers Market | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Owensboro Regional Farmers Market

1205 Triplett Street, Corners of Triplett and E. Parish Ave.

Sat., April 22 thru October 28, 2017, 8am – 1pm

Tues. & Thurs., June 1 thru October 26, 2017, 8am – 1pm

Wed., Owensboro Health, Jun. 7 thru Sep. 27, 2017, 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm

This is a farmers market having fresh produce, meats, baked goods and a lot more!!

Visit our website: http://www.owensbororegionalfarmersmarket.org/

Check us out on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/OwensboroRegionalFarmersMarket/

1stWeekEnd Wonders @ Western Kentucky Botanical Garden
May 6 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
1stWeekEnd Wonders @ Western Kentucky Botanical Garden | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

1st WeekEnd Wonders

Saturday, May 6th, 9 am – Noon

Volunteer Work Session & Lunch

“World War I and America” Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
"World War I and America" Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

“World War I and America” Exhibit

April 1, 2017 thru November 11, 2017

“World War I and American”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities.  April 6, 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the United States’ entrance into World War I.  Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort.  The exhibit will run April 1st through November 11, 2017.

Museum Hours:  Closed on Monday, Tuesday through Saturday 10 am to 5 pm, Sunday 1 pm to 5 pm.

1st Saturday “Flower Power” @ Western Kentucky Botanical Garden
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
1st Saturday "Flower Power" @ Western Kentucky Botanical Garden | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

1st Saturday for Kids “Flower Power”

Saturday, May 6th, 10 am – Noon

In the Educational Classroom

Fun Flower Related Activities for Kids Ages 5-11

 

 

Job Fair @ Daviess County Public Library
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Job Fair @ Daviess County Public Library | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Job Fair

The Daviess County Public Library and Greater Owensboro Economic Development has teamed up to hold a job fair Saturday, May 6th, at the library 10 am- 2 pm.  For those of you who would like to have a presence at the fair, please contact Leslie McCarty, [email protected] or call (270) 691-1883.

Preservation Station Market Days @ Preservation Station
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Preservation Station Market Days @ Preservation Station | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Preservation Station Market Days

First Weekend of Every Month

Saturday 10am-5pm

Sunday 12pm-5pm

Over 100 vendors, live music, and food!  Come shop all that is antique, unique, rustic, vintage, shabby chic, handcrafted, and boutique in a former elementary school.

 

Festival of Flowers @ Trunnell's Farm Market
May 6 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Festival of Flowers @ Trunnell's Farm Market | Utica | Kentucky | United States

Festival of Flowers

This festival will excite the entire family with activities for the young and old!

 

Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
May 6 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Historic Coal Mine Tour – The Day in the Life of a 1930’s Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930’s time period. This tour is include with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!
Time: 11:30AM-12:30PM
Location: Begins in our 1st Floor Gift shop area- Ends in The Coal Mine!

Museum is closed on Mondays!

O.Z. Tyler Kentucky Derby Viewing Party @ O.Z. Tyler Distillery
May 6 @ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm
O.Z. Tyler Kentucky Derby Viewing Party @ O.Z. Tyler Distillery | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

O.Z. Tyler Kentucky Derby Viewing Party

Saturday, May 6th, 1:00pm-8:00pm

Outdoor social event featuring live music, great food, lawn games, big hats, cocktails, prizes and live Derby events screening in HD on the Distillery lawn!

So grab some friends and come on down to the distillery for some racing fun!

Derby Party “In The Back” @ Gambrinus
May 6 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Derby Party "In The Back" @ Gambrinus | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Gambrinus Derby Party “In The Back”

Kentucky Derby Party “In The Back” with Derby inspired cocktails and a portion of the proceeds to CASA of Ohio Valley!

Visit us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/1877320339217710/

Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
May 6 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Historic Coal Mine Tour – The Day in the Life of a 1930’s Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930’s time period. This tour is include with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Location: Begins in our 1st Floor Gift shop area- Ends in The Coal Mine

Museum is closed on Mondays.

Downtown Cruise-In @ Downtown Owensboro
May 6 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Downtown Cruise-In @ Downtown Owensboro

Downtown Cruise-In

First Saturday of each month April thru October!  Monthly Downtown Cruise-In with class cars, hot rods, and roadsters May’s theme will be MOPAR all makes and models welcome. Close to restaurants, shopping, door prizes and downtown Smothers Park! Enter on 3rd & Allen Streets.  Gates open 1 hour before Cruise-In begins. Visit us on Facebook or email [email protected] for details.

May
7
Sun
Soap Box Derby Spring Rally Race @ Ben Hawes Soapbox Derby Course
May 7 @ 7:30 am
Soap Box Derby Spring Rally Race @ Ben Hawes Soapbox Derby Course | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Soap Box Derby Spring Rally Race

May 6, 2017 – May 7, 2017

Registration opens at 7:30am each day with the race beginning at 9am.