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Apr
27
Sat

March For Babies Smothers Park

Apr 27 @ 8:00 am
March For Babies @ Smothers Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

March for Babies is a walking event. Registration takes place from 8-9. This is a free event open to the public. Donations to March of Dimes are encouraged. Opening Ceremonies begin at 9 and last approximately 25 minutes. Walk starts at 9:30 and is approximately 2 miles around downtown Owensboro. The festival site features mission activities, kids play area and activities, special characters, free breakfast and snacks, and music and dancing. 

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2019 Run From The Cops 5K Owensboro Police Department

Apr 27 @ 8:30 am
2019 Run From The Cops 5K @ Owensboro Police Department | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Get ready to Run From The Cops!  Get on your best “cop” costume or “robber” costume and pre-register for Run From The Cops 5K.  The race begins at 8:30 am on April 27th with race starting at the Owensboro Police Department.  Pre-registration is now until midnight on March 22nd.  Registration information and race details are available online at www.runsignup.com/Race/KY/Owensboro/RunfromtheCops5k. Get registered before April 14th to get a free “I Ran From The Cops” t-shirt!

Dress up in your best cop or robber costume!!!  Prizes given for the best costume after the run!!!  

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May
3
Fri

Owensboro Catholic Softball Invitational Fisher Park

May 3 – May 4 all-day
Owensboro Catholic Softball Invitational @ Fisher Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Owensboro Catholic Softball Invitational

Friday & Saturday, May 3rd & 4th

Fisher Park, 3900 W 5th Street Road, Owensboro, KY 42301

 

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May
4
Sat

Game 7 Kentucky 10th Annual Battle of the Bats Panther Creek Park

May 4 – May 5 all-day
Game 7 Kentucky 10th Annual Battle of the Bats @ Panther Creek Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Game 7 Kentucky 10th Annual Battle of the Bats

Saturday, May 4th and Sunday, May 5th

Panther Creek Park

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O.Z. Tyler Distillery 3rd Annual Kentucky Derby Viewing Party O.Z. Tyler Distillery

May 4 @ 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm
O.Z. Tyler Distillery 3rd Annual Kentucky Derby Viewing Party @ O.Z. Tyler Distillery | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Kentucky’s most famous race comes to Owensboro (via live TV)! Join the O.Z. Tyler Distillery team for our third annual Kentucky Derby Viewing Party. Forget the mess, hassle, and expense of Churchill Downs and instead enjoy the race sipping expertly crafted cocktails and lounging around the distillery with us!  Hosted in the Bottling House of this historical distillery, this indoor event will once again be one of the year’s most talked about parties!

Great food, games, cash bars, contests, prizes, and live Derby events screening on a multiple screens (not to mention mint juleps and fancy hats) are just some of the fantastic things you can expect at this southern social event. So grab some friends and come on down to the distillery for some racing fun.

New this year:
-Dueling pianos! Celebrate after the race with live music featuring dueling pianos from 6 – 9pm.

-Everyone will be entered for a chance to win a barrelhead with this year’s Derby party logo, made by Rough River Metal Works.

This is an all-ages event, although you must be 21 years of age or older (with valid, government-issued identification) to consume alcohol.

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May
10
Fri

International Bar-B-Q Festival Downtown Owensboro, Kentucky 42303

May 10 all-day
International Bar-B-Q Festival @ Downtown Owensboro, Kentucky 42303

The International Bar-B-Q Festival was created in 1979 to celebrate the long-standing reputation and claim-to-fame for “Good Ole Daviess County Bar-B-Q” and to provide a forum for local charitable organizations to raise funds to support their causes. The competition is fierce and the flavors rich as local cooking teams produce the best that their secret recipes have to offer in an effort to win the Governor’s Cup, the prize awarded to the best overall Bar-B-Q cooking team.

SAVE THE DATE!!  A Festival of Food & Fun!  Come for the food!  Stay for the fun!! 

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May
11
Sat

9th Annual USFA BBQ Fest Fastpitch Panther Creek & Fisher Parks

May 11 – May 12 all-day
9th Annual USFA BBQ Fest Fastpitch @ Panther Creek & Fisher Parks

 9th Annual USFA Owensboro BBQ Fest Fastpitch

Saturday, May 11th and Sunday, May 12th

Panther Creek Park, 5160 Wayne Bridge Road, Owensboro

Jack Fisher Park, 3900 W 5th St Road, Owensboro

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International Bar-B-Q Festival Downtown Owensboro, Kentucky 42303

May 11 all-day
International Bar-B-Q Festival @ Downtown Owensboro, Kentucky 42303

The International Bar-B-Q Festival was created in 1979 to celebrate the long-standing reputation and claim-to-fame for “Good Ole Daviess County Bar-B-Q” and to provide a forum for local charitable organizations to raise funds to support their causes. The competition is fierce and the flavors rich as local cooking teams produce the best that their secret recipes have to offer in an effort to win the Governor’s Cup, the prize awarded to the best overall Bar-B-Q cooking team.

SAVE THE DATE!!  A Festival of Food & Fun!  Come for the food!  Stay for the fun!! 

More information coming soon!

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Owensboro Family YMCA BBQ Festival 5K Run/Walk McConnell Plaza

May 11 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Owensboro Family YMCA BBQ Festival 5K Run/Walk @ McConnell Plaza | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Produced by the Owensboro Family YMCA, there is no better way to work up an appetite or work off a meal than to participate in the Annual International Bar-B-Q Festival 5K Run/Walk.  Join the fun and exercise!   Proceeds benefit the scholarship programs at the Owensboro Family Y – have fun, be healthy and help others while enjoying the BBQ Festival weekend!  

Be sure to register by April 30 to be eligible for  FREE t-shirt and see above link to register.

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May
18
Sat

USSSA Baseball and Trish Grass Tournament Panther Creek Park

May 18 – May 19 all-day
USSSA Baseball and Trish Grass Tournament @ Panther Creek Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

USSSA Baseball and Trish Grass Tournament

Saturday, May 18th and Sunday, May 19th

Panther Creek Park, 5160 Wayne Bridge Road, Owensboro

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May
24
Fri

BPA Baseball Memorial Fisher Park

May 24 all-day
BPA Baseball Memorial @ Fisher Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

16th Annual BPA Baseball “Memorial”

Friday thru Monday, May 24th-27th

Fisher Park, 3900 W 5th Street Road, Owensboro, KY 42301

7U-10U

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Game 7 Memorial Baseball Panther Creek Park

May 24 all-day
Game 7 Memorial Baseball @ Panther Creek Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Game 7 Memorial Baseball Tournament

Friday – Monday, May 24th-May 27th

Panther Creek Park, 5160 Wayne Bridge Road, Owensboro, KY 42301

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May
25
Sat

BPA Baseball Memorial Fisher Park

May 25 all-day
BPA Baseball Memorial @ Fisher Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

16th Annual BPA Baseball “Memorial”

Friday thru Monday, May 24th-27th

Fisher Park, 3900 W 5th Street Road, Owensboro, KY 42301

7U-10U

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Game 7 Memorial Baseball Panther Creek Park

May 25 all-day
Game 7 Memorial Baseball @ Panther Creek Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Game 7 Memorial Baseball Tournament

Friday – Monday, May 24th-May 27th

Panther Creek Park, 5160 Wayne Bridge Road, Owensboro, KY 42301

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Soapbox Derby May 2019 Rally (Race To Remember) Ben Hawes Park

May 25 @ 7:30 am
Soapbox Derby May 2019 Rally (Race To Remember) @ Ben Hawes Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Times:  Scales & Registration open at 7:30am CST; Racing begins at 9:00am CST.  No rain date set.  Race fee is $120 on race day for all four races; $35/race; Preregistration $100 with payment received the Wednesday prior to race weekend.  Mail registration with payment to: Josh Meyer, 4564 Bridle Ridge Ct, Owensboro KY 42303; email registrations to [email protected]

For more information about races, the track or the Owensboro Lions Club visit http://www.owensborolions.com or email [email protected]

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May
26
Sun

BPA Baseball Memorial Fisher Park

May 26 all-day
BPA Baseball Memorial @ Fisher Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

16th Annual BPA Baseball “Memorial”

Friday thru Monday, May 24th-27th

Fisher Park, 3900 W 5th Street Road, Owensboro, KY 42301

7U-10U

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Game 7 Memorial Baseball Panther Creek Park

May 26 all-day
Game 7 Memorial Baseball @ Panther Creek Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Game 7 Memorial Baseball Tournament

Friday – Monday, May 24th-May 27th

Panther Creek Park, 5160 Wayne Bridge Road, Owensboro, KY 42301

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Soapbox Derby May 2019 Rally (Race To Remember) Ben Hawes Park

May 26 @ 7:30 am
Soapbox Derby May 2019 Rally (Race To Remember) @ Ben Hawes Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Times:  Scales & Registration open at 7:30am CST; Racing begins at 9:00am CST.  No rain date set.  Race fee is $120 on race day for all four races; $35/race; Preregistration $100 with payment received the Wednesday prior to race weekend.  Mail registration with payment to: Josh Meyer, 4564 Bridle Ridge Ct, Owensboro KY 42303; email registrations to [email protected]

For more information about races, the track or the Owensboro Lions Club visit http://www.owensborolions.com or email [email protected]

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May
27
Mon

BPA Baseball Memorial Fisher Park

May 27 all-day
BPA Baseball Memorial @ Fisher Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

16th Annual BPA Baseball “Memorial”

Friday thru Monday, May 24th-27th

Fisher Park, 3900 W 5th Street Road, Owensboro, KY 42301

7U-10U

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Game 7 Memorial Baseball Panther Creek Park

May 27 all-day
Game 7 Memorial Baseball @ Panther Creek Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Game 7 Memorial Baseball Tournament

Friday – Monday, May 24th-May 27th

Panther Creek Park, 5160 Wayne Bridge Road, Owensboro, KY 42301

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May
31
Fri

Take a Kid Tent Camping! Panther Creek Park

May 31 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 am
Take a Kid Tent Camping! @ Panther Creek Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Check in/set up begins at 5 PM, Feather Landing Shelter at Panther Creek Park.  Programs will include (but are not limited to) bingo, 4-H programs, campfire with s’mores provided, etc. Pre-registration event only (due by May 29th). Cost is  $5.00 per camp site and $2.00 per person.  Open to all ages, all children must be accompanied by an 18 or older legal guardian at all times.  

Check out the above website for your any questions and additional helpful information!  

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Jun
1
Sat

USSSA June Jamboree Panther Creek Park & Fisher Park

Jun 1 – Jun 2 all-day
USSSA June Jamboree @ Panther Creek Park & Fisher Park

USSSA June Jamboree 

Saturday, Sunday, June 1st and June 2nd

Panther Creek Park 5160 Wayne Bridge Road

Jack Fisher Park, 3900 W 5th Street Road

 

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Dare to Defeat Epilepsy Walk Legion Park

Jun 1 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Dare to Defeat Epilepsy Walk @ Legion Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Join us for a 5K Walk to support the more than 153,000 children, adults, and veterans living with epilepsy/seizure disorders in Kentucky and southern Indiana.  This event will take place on June 1, 2019 with check-in at 9 am in the East Shelter, Legion Park.  Register at the above FaceBook link.  Each walker and virtual walker is required to raise or donate a minimum of $25 to participate and support the Epilepsy Foundation.

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Take A Kid Fishing Day! Panther Creek Park

Jun 1 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Take A Kid Fishing Day! @ Panther Creek Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Registration opens 8 AM – Feather Landing Shelter – Panther Creek Park.  Pre-registration is $1.00 (due May 29th), registration day of event $2.00. Open to ages 3-15.  The fishing derby will be held from 9am-11am with the awards ceremony as fishing is complete.  There will also be a casting and reeling competition for all age divisions. Awards for most fish, largest, and smallest fish in each age division. Prizes will be given out to age groups 3-5, 6-8, 9-11, 12 -15.  

Children must be accompanied by an adult, life jackets for children under 7 years of age, please bring your own poles, include your cooler of ice to take your fish home.  Visit the above website for more helpful information  to make you day great!

 

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Jun
8
Sat

ASA Fastpitch Softball Tournament Jack Fisher Park

Jun 8 – Jun 9 all-day
ASA Fastpitch Softball Tournament @ Jack Fisher Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

ASA Fastpitch Softball Tournament

Saturday & Sunday, June 8th & 9th

Played at Jack Fisher Park, 3900 W 5th Street Road, Owensboro, KY 42301

 

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Formula Drift Trike Competition Diamond Lake Resort

Jun 8 – Jun 9 all-day
Formula Drift Trike Competition @ Diamond Lake Resort | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Come check out this unique event.  Drifting Trikes are the latest trend!  Bring your own Trike!  Rentals will not be available for the competition.  We will have racing as well as Formula Drift Competition!

All events are open to the public, so come join us!!  Stay later & try your own luck on our 3 awesome Go-Kart tracks!  For questions related to this event, please call us at the office – (270) 229-4900.

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Perfect Game Baseball Panther Creek Park

Jun 8 – Jun 9 all-day
Perfect Game Baseball @ Panther Creek Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Perfect Game Baseball Tournament

Saturday & Sunday, June 8th & 9th

Panther Creek Park, 5160 Wayne Bridge Road, Owensboro, KY 42301

 

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Owensboro Lions Club Soapbox Derby 2019 Local Race Ben Hawes Park

Jun 8 @ 8:00 am
Owensboro Lions Club Soapbox Derby 2019 Local Race @ Ben Hawes Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Race City: Owensboro, KY
Race Date(s): Saturday June 8, 2019
Rain Date: Sunday June 9, 2019
Trial Runs: Saturday June 1, 2019
Divisions: Stock, Super Stock, Masters, Super Kids
Race Fee: $50.00
Contact Person: Josh Meyer, [email protected], (270) 903-0753
Location of Track: Ben Hawes Park 400 Boothfield Road Owensboro, KY 42301

 

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Jun
15
Sat

2019 USFA Fastpitch State Tournament Panther Creek Park & Jack Fisher Park

Jun 15 – Jun 16 all-day
2019 USFA Fastpitch State Tournament @ Panther Creek Park & Jack Fisher Park

2019 USFA Fastpitch State Tournament

Saturday & Sunday, June 15th & 16th

Panther Creek Park, 5160 Wayne Bridge Road, Owensboro, KY 42301

Jack Fisher Park, 3900 W 5th Street Road, Owensboro, KY 42301

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Parent & Child Golf Scramble Ben Hawes Park/Hillcrest Golf Course

Jun 15 all-day
Parent & Child Golf Scramble @ Ben Hawes Park/Hillcrest Golf Course

Parent/Child Golf Scramble

Father’s Day Weekend, June 15-16

Ben Hawes Park, 400 Boothfield Road, (270) 687-7137  and Hillcrest Golf Course, 4346 Old Hartford Road, (270) 687-8717

Dads, Moms, Grandparents, bring the sons and daughters or grandchildren out to play in this annual favorite.   Play anytime within your own group.  Trophies will be awarded for Top 3 Finishers in each division.

Call the pro shops for more information.

 

 

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Jun
16
Sun

Parent & Child Golf Scramble Ben Hawes Park/Hillcrest Golf Course

Jun 16 all-day
Parent & Child Golf Scramble @ Ben Hawes Park/Hillcrest Golf Course

Parent/Child Golf Scramble

Father’s Day Weekend, June 15-16

Ben Hawes Park, 400 Boothfield Road, (270) 687-7137  and Hillcrest Golf Course, 4346 Old Hartford Road, (270) 687-8717

Dads, Moms, Grandparents, bring the sons and daughters or grandchildren out to play in this annual favorite.   Play anytime within your own group.  Trophies will be awarded for Top 3 Finishers in each division.

Call the pro shops for more information.

 

 

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Jun
17
Mon

2nd Annual Owensboro Street Soccer Bowl Legion Park

Jun 17 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2nd Annual Owensboro Street Soccer Bowl @ Legion Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The 2nd Annual Owensboro Street Soccer Bowl will take place in Legion Park,  June 17th thru June 23rd, in the evenings!  Registration is now open, $200 if registered and paid in full by May 4th.  After, the registration fee is $250 due by May 20th. To register contact Owensboro Parks and Recreation at (270) 687-8700, Nikos Agisilaou (270) 314-8157, or Christakis Agisilaou (270) 929-5648.

Division (3):  Middle School, Ages 10-13; High School, Ages 14-17; Adult Open, Ages 18+.  Each team is guaranteed 3 games with rosters of 10 players max (5v5). For more information, check us out on Facebook.

Get registered now!  If you don’t want to participate, come on out and enjoy a good time watching the teams!

 

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Jun
18
Tue

2nd Annual Owensboro Street Soccer Bowl Legion Park

Jun 18 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2nd Annual Owensboro Street Soccer Bowl @ Legion Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The 2nd Annual Owensboro Street Soccer Bowl will take place in Legion Park,  June 17th thru June 23rd, in the evenings!  Registration is now open, $200 if registered and paid in full by May 4th.  After, the registration fee is $250 due by May 20th. To register contact Owensboro Parks and Recreation at (270) 687-8700, Nikos Agisilaou (270) 314-8157, or Christakis Agisilaou (270) 929-5648.

Division (3):  Middle School, Ages 10-13; High School, Ages 14-17; Adult Open, Ages 18+.  Each team is guaranteed 3 games with rosters of 10 players max (5v5). For more information, check us out on Facebook.

Get registered now!  If you don’t want to participate, come on out and enjoy a good time watching the teams!

 

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Jun
19
Wed

2nd Annual Owensboro Street Soccer Bowl Legion Park

Jun 19 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2nd Annual Owensboro Street Soccer Bowl @ Legion Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The 2nd Annual Owensboro Street Soccer Bowl will take place in Legion Park,  June 17th thru June 23rd, in the evenings!  Registration is now open, $200 if registered and paid in full by May 4th.  After, the registration fee is $250 due by May 20th. To register contact Owensboro Parks and Recreation at (270) 687-8700, Nikos Agisilaou (270) 314-8157, or Christakis Agisilaou (270) 929-5648.

Division (3):  Middle School, Ages 10-13; High School, Ages 14-17; Adult Open, Ages 18+.  Each team is guaranteed 3 games with rosters of 10 players max (5v5). For more information, check us out on Facebook.

Get registered now!  If you don’t want to participate, come on out and enjoy a good time watching the teams!

 

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Jun
20
Thu

2nd Annual Owensboro Street Soccer Bowl Legion Park

Jun 20 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2nd Annual Owensboro Street Soccer Bowl @ Legion Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The 2nd Annual Owensboro Street Soccer Bowl will take place in Legion Park,  June 17th thru June 23rd, in the evenings!  Registration is now open, $200 if registered and paid in full by May 4th.  After, the registration fee is $250 due by May 20th. To register contact Owensboro Parks and Recreation at (270) 687-8700, Nikos Agisilaou (270) 314-8157, or Christakis Agisilaou (270) 929-5648.

Division (3):  Middle School, Ages 10-13; High School, Ages 14-17; Adult Open, Ages 18+.  Each team is guaranteed 3 games with rosters of 10 players max (5v5). For more information, check us out on Facebook.

Get registered now!  If you don’t want to participate, come on out and enjoy a good time watching the teams!

 

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Jun
21
Fri

2nd Annual Owensboro Street Soccer Bowl Legion Park

Jun 21 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2nd Annual Owensboro Street Soccer Bowl @ Legion Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The 2nd Annual Owensboro Street Soccer Bowl will take place in Legion Park,  June 17th thru June 23rd, in the evenings!  Registration is now open, $200 if registered and paid in full by May 4th.  After, the registration fee is $250 due by May 20th. To register contact Owensboro Parks and Recreation at (270) 687-8700, Nikos Agisilaou (270) 314-8157, or Christakis Agisilaou (270) 929-5648.

Division (3):  Middle School, Ages 10-13; High School, Ages 14-17; Adult Open, Ages 18+.  Each team is guaranteed 3 games with rosters of 10 players max (5v5). For more information, check us out on Facebook.

Get registered now!  If you don’t want to participate, come on out and enjoy a good time watching the teams!

 

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Jun
22
Sat

Perfect Game Baseball State Tournament Panther Creek Park & Jack Fisher Park

Jun 22 – Jun 23 all-day
Perfect Game Baseball State Tournament @ Panther Creek Park & Jack Fisher Park

Perfect Game Baseball State Tournament

Saturday & Sunday, June 22nd & 23rd

Panther Creek Park, 5160 Wayne Bridge Road, Owensboro, KY 42301

Jack Fisher Park, 3900 W 5th Street Road, Owensboro, KY 42301

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2nd Annual Owensboro Street Soccer Bowl Legion Park

Jun 22 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2nd Annual Owensboro Street Soccer Bowl @ Legion Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The 2nd Annual Owensboro Street Soccer Bowl will take place in Legion Park,  June 17th thru June 23rd, in the evenings!  Registration is now open, $200 if registered and paid in full by May 4th.  After, the registration fee is $250 due by May 20th. To register contact Owensboro Parks and Recreation at (270) 687-8700, Nikos Agisilaou (270) 314-8157, or Christakis Agisilaou (270) 929-5648.

Division (3):  Middle School, Ages 10-13; High School, Ages 14-17; Adult Open, Ages 18+.  Each team is guaranteed 3 games with rosters of 10 players max (5v5). For more information, check us out on Facebook.

Get registered now!  If you don’t want to participate, come on out and enjoy a good time watching the teams!

 

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Jun
23
Sun

2nd Annual Owensboro Street Soccer Bowl Legion Park

Jun 23 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2nd Annual Owensboro Street Soccer Bowl @ Legion Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The 2nd Annual Owensboro Street Soccer Bowl will take place in Legion Park,  June 17th thru June 23rd, in the evenings!  Registration is now open, $200 if registered and paid in full by May 4th.  After, the registration fee is $250 due by May 20th. To register contact Owensboro Parks and Recreation at (270) 687-8700, Nikos Agisilaou (270) 314-8157, or Christakis Agisilaou (270) 929-5648.

Division (3):  Middle School, Ages 10-13; High School, Ages 14-17; Adult Open, Ages 18+.  Each team is guaranteed 3 games with rosters of 10 players max (5v5). For more information, check us out on Facebook.

Get registered now!  If you don’t want to participate, come on out and enjoy a good time watching the teams!

 

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Jun
29
Sat