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Jul
31
Wed

Owensboro Regional Farmers’ Market Owensboro Health

Jul 31 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market @ Owensboro Health | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The 2019 Market Season will open Saturday, April 20 thru November 2 at the corner of Triplett Street and Parish Avenue, 1205 Triplett St. 

Hours – 1205 Triplett Street:
​April 20 thru November 2, Saturdays 8:00 am – 12:00 pm.
June 4 thru October 31, Tuesday and Thursday 6:30 am – 12 :00 pm.

Thursday Evening Market, June 13, July 11, August 8 from 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

May 15 thru August 28, a satellite market is also located at the Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, 1201 Pleasant Valley Road, on Wednesday from 12:00pm – 4:00pm.

Both locations have parking lots for your convenience. All vendors accept cash, most will accept personal checks, and some will accept credit/debit cards. The Market also accepts SNAP/EBT payments as well as credit cards.  More detailed information is available on their website.  Check it out!

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Aug
1
Thu

Owensboro Regional Farmers’ Market Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market

Aug 1 @ 6:30 am – 12:00 pm
Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market @ Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The 2019 Market Season will open Saturday, April 20 thru November 2 at the corner of Triplett Street and Parish Avenue, 1205 Triplett St. 

Hours – 1205 Triplett Street:
​April 20 thru November 2, Saturdays 8:00 am – 12:00 pm.
June 4 thru October 31, Tuesday and Thursday 6:30 am – 12 :00 pm.

Thursday Evening Market, June 13, July 11, August 8 from 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

May 15 thru August 28, a satellite market is also located at the Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, 1201 Pleasant Valley Road, on Wednesday from 1:30pm – 5:00pm.

Both locations have parking lots for your convenience. All vendors accept cash, most will accept personal checks, and some will accept credit/debit cards. The Market also accepts SNAP/EBT payments as well as credit cards.  More detailed information is available on their website.  Check it out!

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Rooster Booster Breakfast Owensboro Convention Center

Aug 1 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
Rooster Booster Breakfast @ Owensboro Convention Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The Chamber’s premier event, the Rooster Booster Breakfast, is the first Thursday of every month at 7:30 a.m. at the Owensboro Convention Center.  Spend the first hour of your day enjoying a delicious breakfast while networking and listening to important issues pertinent to national, state and local business and government leaders. 

Reservations for the breakfast can be made by calling the Chamber by noon day before (270) 926-1860.

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Bluegrass Music Open Jam Session Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum

Aug 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Bluegrass Music Open Jam Session @ Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Experience great Bluegrass Music during Open Jam, the first Thursday evening each month!

Fun time for “jammers” to join in with fellow musicians!

Doors open at 5:30 pm, musicians begin at 6 pm and usually jam until around 9 pm.

The Bluegrass Museum is open during this time! Museum Admission: $12 Adults; $10 Seniors/Military; $8 Youth

Jam is  FREE for spectators and jammers!

 

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Cork & Cuisine-Bourbon and Barrel Owensboro Convention Center

Aug 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Cork & Cuisine-Bourbon and Barrel @ Owensboro Convention Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The Bourbon Trail makes a dinner stop in Owensboro!  For the first time, bourbon will be incorporated into the next wine pairing dinner event.  Guests are invited to experience Cork & Cuisine – Bourbon and Barrel on Thursday, August 1 at 6:00pm at the Owensboro Convention Center and enjoy five courses of a bourbon-inspired menu perfectly paired with barrel aged wines and spirits!  

Special giveaways will also be part of the evening, including a bottle of each of the barrel aged wines, bourbons, and spirits featured throughout the dinner.

Tickets: $65.25 per person or two for $115.  All tickets include all wines and spirits.  Additional processing fees apply to all ticket sales.  Reservations only.  21 and over only. Tickets on sale now, see above link.

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Aug
2
Fri

4th Annual Camp Country Diamond Lake Resort

Aug 2 all-day
4th Annual Camp Country @ Diamond Lake Resort

The Fourth Annual Camp Country is all set for the weekend of August 2nd and 3rd at Diamond Lake Campground and Resort.  Among all the exciting events planned like the scavenger hunt and the Saturday night game show you will be able to sign up for the annual Camp Country Cornhole Tournament!  

The Cornhole Tournament will take place in the Swim City Pavilion with registration beginning at 10 AM on August 2nd.  Tournament begins at 11 AM.  Entry fee for each team is $10 with a maximum of teams at 32.  Cash prizes award to the top three teams!!!  

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Owensboro Artifact Show Owensboro Convention Center

Aug 2 – Aug 4 all-day
Owensboro Artifact Show @ Owensboro Convention Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Native American Artifacts and Ethnography Show.  Artifacts from all over the country.  Items for show, sale, or trade.   

Also vendors with coins, knives, fossils, jewelry, and other collectibles as well.  Something for everyone!

Show Times:
Friday, August 2: Noon – 6pm | Saturday, August 3: 8am – 5pm | Sunday, August 4: 8am – Noon

Admission: Free

 

 

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Owensboro-Daviess County Motorsports Festival Kentucky Motor Speedway

Aug 2 all-day
Owensboro-Daviess County Motorsports Festival @ Kentucky Motor Speedway | Whitesville | Kentucky | United States

A full weekend of racing-related activities kicks off at Windy Hollow Raceway Park on Friday August 2, 2019 followed by a family fun day at the SportsCenter on Saturday and wrapping up with a full county wide race event ending at Kentucky Motor Speedway on Sunday August 4, 2019. Fans, new and old, will get the opportunity to meet their favorite drivers, interact with members of the community, and learn more about the sport that has captivated the country for more than 130 years. Whether you’re a fan of circle track racing, straight line racing, downhill racing or a good old fashioned demolition derby, there will be plenty of racing action spanning the county to satisfy anyone looking for family fun. We are also excited to announce the return of several very well known faces to Owensboro to lend their hand and an autograph or two to help show support of this great sport and tradition.

Friday, August 2, 2019:  Windy Hollow Speedway, 4731 Windy Hollow Road – Dirt Track Racing 

Saturday, August 3, 2019: Owensboro Sportscenter, 1215 Hickman Avenue – Family Fun

Sunday, August 4, 2019:  Kentucky Motor Speedway, 8135 Haynes Station Road, Whitesville, KY 42378 – Asphalt Racing 

For more details, check see Owensboro-Daviess County Motorsports Council webpage and Facebook page!  Mark your calendars!

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Friday After 5 Owensboro Riverfront from the RiverPark Center through Smothers Park to the Owensboro Convention Center

Aug 2 @ 5:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Friday After 5 @ Owensboro Riverfront from the RiverPark Center through Smothers Park to the Owensboro Convention Center

Where the Weekend Begins!

Friday After 5 is the award-winning, summer-long series of free outdoor concerts held every Friday on the eight block, stunningly beautiful Owensboro, Kentucky riverfront.  The festival includes live bands, family events, food trucks and entertainment.  Our signature “Toast to the Sunset” takes place right on the riverfront at every Friday After 5.  There are five venues of entertainment plus a fun, kid-friendly street fair and costume characters. Friday After 5 has been named a “Top Ten Summer Festival” in Kentucky and has won the prestigious Messenger-Inquirer Reader’s Choice Platinum Award for “Best Community Event” for five consecutive years.

Free! Family! Friends! Fun!

Detailed information on schedule and venues is available on the Friday After 5 website.  Visit www.fridayafter5.com and the FA5 Facebook page!

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Rosine Barn Jamboree Rosine Barn

Aug 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Rosine Barn Jamboree @ Rosine Barn | Rosine | Kentucky | United States

The Rosine Barn Jamboree is located at 8205 Blue Moon of Kentucky Hwy (US 62) in Rosine, KY. 

On the National Register of Historic Places, the Rosine Barn offers live bluegrass music & dancing every Friday night.  Opens on Friday evening April 5th, then each Friday night to the second weekend in December.

Doors open at 5:30pm. There is open mic from 6-7pm, then the Show starts at 7pm!  Information please contact 270-363-9425.  Bring your lawn chair for when seating gets scarce!

Selected  “one of the 52 Places to Visit in 2016” by the New York Times.

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Riverfront Live! Holiday Inn Riverfront

Aug 2 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Riverfront Live! @ Holiday Inn Riverfront | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

RIVERFRONT LIVE! Owensboro’s newest Friday night attraction!  Music lovers are invited to the Riverfront Stage at the Holiday Inn Owensboro & Burger Theory’s patio every Friday night beginning May 17 thru August 30, from  7-10 PM.  Riverfront Live is free and open to the public!  Great regional and local talent will be featured over the 16 week period, see the complete entertainment schedule available on the Holiday Inn Riverfront FaceBook page.  Also, check out the food and drink specials offered by Burger Theory weekly!  

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Aug
3
Sat

4th Annual Camp Country Diamond Lake Resort

Aug 3 all-day
4th Annual Camp Country @ Diamond Lake Resort

The Fourth Annual Camp Country is all set for the weekend of August 2nd and 3rd at Diamond Lake Campground and Resort.  Among all the exciting events planned like the scavenger hunt and the Saturday night game show you will be able to sign up for the annual Camp Country Cornhole Tournament!  

The Cornhole Tournament will take place in the Swim City Pavilion with registration beginning at 10 AM on August 2nd.  Tournament begins at 11 AM.  Entry fee for each team is $10 with a maximum of teams at 32.  Cash prizes award to the top three teams!!!  

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Owensboro-Daviess County Motorsports Festival Kentucky Motor Speedway

Aug 3 all-day
Owensboro-Daviess County Motorsports Festival @ Kentucky Motor Speedway | Whitesville | Kentucky | United States

A full weekend of racing-related activities kicks off at Windy Hollow Raceway Park on Friday August 2, 2019 followed by a family fun day at the SportsCenter on Saturday and wrapping up with a full county wide race event ending at Kentucky Motor Speedway on Sunday August 4, 2019. Fans, new and old, will get the opportunity to meet their favorite drivers, interact with members of the community, and learn more about the sport that has captivated the country for more than 130 years. Whether you’re a fan of circle track racing, straight line racing, downhill racing or a good old fashioned demolition derby, there will be plenty of racing action spanning the county to satisfy anyone looking for family fun. We are also excited to announce the return of several very well known faces to Owensboro to lend their hand and an autograph or two to help show support of this great sport and tradition.

Friday, August 2, 2019:  Windy Hollow Speedway, 4731 Windy Hollow Road – Dirt Track Racing 

Saturday, August 3, 2019: Owensboro Sportscenter, 1215 Hickman Avenue – Family Fun

Sunday, August 4, 2019:  Kentucky Motor Speedway, 8135 Haynes Station Road, Whitesville, KY 42378 – Asphalt Racing 

For more details, check see Owensboro-Daviess County Motorsports Council webpage and Facebook page!  Mark your calendars!

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Owensboro Regional Farmers’ Market Owensboro Regional Farmers Market

Aug 3 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market @ Owensboro Regional Farmers Market | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The 2019 Market Season will open Saturday, April 20 thru November 2 at the corner of Triplett Street and Parish Avenue, 1205 Triplett St. 

Hours – 1205 Triplett Street:
​April 20 thru November 2, Saturdays 8:00 am – 12:00 pm.
June 4 thru October 31, Tuesday and Thursday 6:30 am – 12 :00 pm.

Thursday Evening Market, June 13, July 11, August 8 from 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

May 15 thru August 28, a satellite market is also located at the Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, 1201 Pleasant Valley Road, on Wednesday from 1:30pm – 5:00pm.

Both locations have parking lots for your convenience. All vendors accept cash, most will accept personal checks, and some will accept credit/debit cards. The Market also accepts SNAP/EBT payments as well as credit cards.  More detailed information is available on their website.  Check it out!

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4th Annual Bourbon & Bluegrass Century Ride O.Z. Tyler Distillery

Aug 3 @ 9:00 am
4th Annual Bourbon & Bluegrass Century Ride @ O.Z. Tyler Distillery | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The Bourbon & Bluegrass Century Ride is a charity event hosted annually by Bicycle Owensboro in support of Dream Riders of Kentucky; a nonprofit organization that provides equine assisted activities to individuals with disabilities.  The Bourbon & Bluegrass Century Ride offers routes and distances for every level of rider from beginner to competitive cyclists. Route lengths include a full century (100 miles), metric century (62 miles), and a 33-mile route.  Last year 550 cyclists participated in the ride; the youngest rider being 9 and the oldest being 82. Riders came from as close as Owensboro to as far away as Texas, Kansas, and Florida. 

This year’s ride will take place on Saturday, August 3, 2019.  The ride will begin and end at O.Z. Tyler Distillery, 10 Distillery Road on Saturday, August 3rd. Riders will be provided with a continental breakfast prior to the race and a post-ride lunch.  On Friday evening, join everyone for a mixer/packet pickup as well as distillery tours and bourbon tastings at O. Z. Tyler Distillery.  After the mixer, head downtown for lots of entertainment and fun things happening along the riverfront including Friday After 5!  Where the week-end begins!

Interested riders may log on the link above to register and for more information or contact Becky Martin (270) 315-7243 or Paula Hayden (270) 929-0739.  

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Blessed Sacrament Chapel Parish Picnic Blessed Sacrament Chapel

Aug 3 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Blessed Sacrament Chapel Parish Picnic @ Blessed Sacrament Chapel | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Blessed Sacrament Chapel Parish Picnic

Saturday, August 3rd

Drive-thru starts at 11 am; serving from noon-3:00pm

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Hops on The Ohio! RiverPark Center

Aug 3 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Hops on The Ohio! @ RiverPark Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Hops on The Ohio!  A 4-hour tour of local Kentucky breweries and an exploration of the nations favorite brands.  Prepare for an afternoon of music, brews and fun!! Music on the BB&T Plaza provided by FatBox!

You MUST be 21+ to attend Hops on The Ohio, this includes designated drivers.  No children, infants, or strollers because everyone must be 21+ to attend.  Food will be available for purchase from local food trucks.  No dogs allowed, unless clearly marked as service animals.  This is a rain or shine event.  No backpacks allowed.  Purses subject to search upon entry and exit.  No illegal substances or outside alcohol.  No carry out alcohol.  No weapons.

Tickets now available online.  A limited number of VIP tickets provide access to a VIP lounge with food prepared by Chef Josh Poling and special beer tastings.  Get your tickets early!  Gather your friends and hop on down to the RiverPark Center on August 3rd for Hops on The River Beer Festival!  

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Sunset Cruisers Downtown Cruise In Entrance at 3rd & Allen Streets Downtown

Aug 3 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sunset Cruisers Downtown Cruise In @ Entrance at 3rd & Allen Streets Downtown | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

August 3, 2019 Sunset Cruisers Downtown features FORDS! 

All makes/models welcomed, enjoy the car show and dine downtown in Owensboro’s finest restaurants, shop the unique boutiques, participate for great door prizes, win a  ladies door prize, theme winners!  All this great fun only one block from the beautiful downtown Owensboro riverfront!

For more information contact Steve (270) 313-6136 or Joe (270) 315-4265 or check them out on Facebook – Sunset Cruisers Downtown 2019 Calendar of Events.

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Horses & Heathens at The Dam Beaver Dam Amphitheater

Aug 3 @ 6:00 pm
Horses & Heathens at The Dam @ Beaver Dam Amphitheater | Beaver Dam | Kentucky | United States

The Band of Heathens, A Thousand Horses, Bottle Rockets, and Jericho Woods will perform at Beaver Dam Amphitheater on Saturday, August 3, 2019. “Horses and Heathens,” will also feature a broad selection of beers available for purchase for guests 21 and older.

Gates will open at 5:00pm for this concert – show begins at 6:00p

Tickets now on sale at www.visit beaverdamtourism.com.  Rockin’ entertainment and fun evening just a short scenic 30 minute drive from downtown Owensboro.

 

 

 

 

 

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Live On The Banks! Smothers Park- Overlook Stage & Allen Street Pavilion

Aug 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Live On The Banks! @ Smothers Park- Overlook Stage & Allen Street Pavilion | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

LIVE on the Banks is a FREE Outdoor Concert Series.  The Overlook Stage at Smothers Park in Downtown Owensboro will feature some of the finest LOCAL and REGIONAL Performing Artists & Entertainers, every Saturday evening, May 18 through September 28.

“Live on the Banks” is a FREE, FAMILY event, open to the public, for all ages, and is presented by the City of Owensboro! Family! Fun! Free! Friends!

Join us on Saturday Evenings at the Overlook Stage at Smothers Park and the Allen Street Pavilion.

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Mike Snider, Grand Ole Opry Star in Concert Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum

Aug 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Mike Snider, Grand Ole Opry Star in Concert @ Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Doors open at 5 pm, show starts at 7 pm.  Bar and concessions will be open at 5 pm, exhibits will available for pre-show touring.  Bundle museum admission with your tickets for a discounted rate. 

Snider began playing old-time banjo at age 16 after hearing a Flatt & Scruggs album.  Soon after, he became the Tennessee State Bluegrass Banjo Champion, then won the Mid-South Banjo Playing Contest. Snider’s popularity grew with appearances on The Nashville Network’s (TNN) Nashville Now alongside Ralph Emery, and as a cast member of the syndicated comedy variety show Hee Haw, which he joined in 1987.  In 1990, six years after his Opry debut, the legendary Minnie Pearl inducted Snider as a member of the Grand Ole Opry.  Snider continues to entertain Opry audiences in the comedic traditions of Pearl, Rod Brasfield, Jerry Clower, and others.

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Aug
4
Sun

Owensboro-Daviess County Motorsports Festival Kentucky Motor Speedway

Aug 4 all-day
Owensboro-Daviess County Motorsports Festival @ Kentucky Motor Speedway | Whitesville | Kentucky | United States

A full weekend of racing-related activities kicks off at Windy Hollow Raceway Park on Friday August 2, 2019 followed by a family fun day at the SportsCenter on Saturday and wrapping up with a full county wide race event ending at Kentucky Motor Speedway on Sunday August 4, 2019. Fans, new and old, will get the opportunity to meet their favorite drivers, interact with members of the community, and learn more about the sport that has captivated the country for more than 130 years. Whether you’re a fan of circle track racing, straight line racing, downhill racing or a good old fashioned demolition derby, there will be plenty of racing action spanning the county to satisfy anyone looking for family fun. We are also excited to announce the return of several very well known faces to Owensboro to lend their hand and an autograph or two to help show support of this great sport and tradition.

Friday, August 2, 2019:  Windy Hollow Speedway, 4731 Windy Hollow Road – Dirt Track Racing 

Saturday, August 3, 2019: Owensboro Sportscenter, 1215 Hickman Avenue – Family Fun

Sunday, August 4, 2019:  Kentucky Motor Speedway, 8135 Haynes Station Road, Whitesville, KY 42378 – Asphalt Racing 

For more details, check see Owensboro-Daviess County Motorsports Council webpage and Facebook page!  Mark your calendars!

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Movies on The River-Dumbo RiverPark Center

Aug 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Movies on The River-Dumbo @ RiverPark Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Free Event!

Movies Begin at Dusk

Join us for Movies on the River where families come together for FREE movies and fun on the riverfront!
Concessions will be available, please do not bring coolers, pets. Family! Fun! Friends! FREE!
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Aug
6
Tue

Owensboro Regional Farmers’ Market Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market

Aug 6 @ 6:30 am – 12:00 pm
Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market @ Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The 2019 Market Season will open Saturday, April 20 thru November 2 at the corner of Triplett Street and Parish Avenue, 1205 Triplett St. 

Hours – 1205 Triplett Street:
​April 20 thru November 2, Saturdays 8:00 am – 12:00 pm.
June 4 thru October 31, Tuesday and Thursday 6:30 am – 12 :00 pm.

Thursday Evening Market, June 13, July 11, August 8 from 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

May 15 thru August 28, a satellite market is also located at the Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, 1201 Pleasant Valley Road, on Wednesday from 1:30pm – 5:00pm.

Both locations have parking lots for your convenience. All vendors accept cash, most will accept personal checks, and some will accept credit/debit cards. The Market also accepts SNAP/EBT payments as well as credit cards.  More detailed information is available on their website.  Check it out!

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St. Martin Catholic Church Picnic St. Martin Catholic Church

Aug 6 @ 4:00 pm
St. Martin Catholic Church Picnic @ St. Martin Catholic Church | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

St. Martin Catholic Church Picnic

Tuesday, August 6th 

Serving at 4:00 PM; Drive – Thru BBQ

 

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Aug
7
Wed

Owensboro Regional Farmers’ Market Owensboro Health

Aug 7 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market @ Owensboro Health | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The 2019 Market Season will open Saturday, April 20 thru November 2 at the corner of Triplett Street and Parish Avenue, 1205 Triplett St. 

Hours – 1205 Triplett Street:
​April 20 thru November 2, Saturdays 8:00 am – 12:00 pm.
June 4 thru October 31, Tuesday and Thursday 6:30 am – 12 :00 pm.

Thursday Evening Market, June 13, July 11, August 8 from 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

May 15 thru August 28, a satellite market is also located at the Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, 1201 Pleasant Valley Road, on Wednesday from 12:00pm – 4:00pm.

Both locations have parking lots for your convenience. All vendors accept cash, most will accept personal checks, and some will accept credit/debit cards. The Market also accepts SNAP/EBT payments as well as credit cards.  More detailed information is available on their website.  Check it out!

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Aug
8
Thu

Owensboro Regional Farmers’ Market Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market

Aug 8 @ 6:30 am – 12:00 pm
Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market @ Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The 2019 Market Season will open Saturday, April 20 thru November 2 at the corner of Triplett Street and Parish Avenue, 1205 Triplett St. 

Hours – 1205 Triplett Street:
​April 20 thru November 2, Saturdays 8:00 am – 12:00 pm.
June 4 thru October 31, Tuesday and Thursday 6:30 am – 12 :00 pm.

Thursday Evening Market, June 13, July 11, August 8 from 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

May 15 thru August 28, a satellite market is also located at the Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, 1201 Pleasant Valley Road, on Wednesday from 1:30pm – 5:00pm.

Both locations have parking lots for your convenience. All vendors accept cash, most will accept personal checks, and some will accept credit/debit cards. The Market also accepts SNAP/EBT payments as well as credit cards.  More detailed information is available on their website.  Check it out!

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Owensboro Regional Farmers’ Market Owensboro Regional Farmers Market Pavilion

Aug 8 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market @ Owensboro Regional Farmers Market Pavilion | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The 2019 Market Season will open Saturday, April 20 thru November 2 at the corner of Triplett Street and Parish Avenue, 1205 Triplett St. 

Hours – 1205 Triplett Street:
​April 20 thru November 2, Saturdays 8:00 am – 12:00 pm.
June 4 thru October 31, Tuesday and Thursday 6:30 am – 12 :00 pm.

Thursday Evening Market, June 13, July 11, August 8 from 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

May 15 thru August 28, a satellite market is also located at the Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, 1201 Pleasant Valley Road, on Wednesday from 1:30pm – 5:00pm.

Both locations have parking lots for your convenience. All vendors accept cash, most will accept personal checks, and some will accept credit/debit cards. The Market also accepts SNAP/EBT payments as well as credit cards.  More detailed information is available on their website.  Check it out!

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Aug
9
Fri

Bluegrass in the Park & Folklife Festival 2019 Audubon Mill Park

Aug 9 – Aug 10 all-day
Bluegrass in the Park & Folklife Festival 2019 @ Audubon Mill Park  | Henderson | Kentucky | United States

The 34th annual Bluegrass in the Park & Folklife Festival is set for August 9-10, 2019, in Henderson, Kentucky. The award-winning Bluegrass in the Park Folklife Festival returns this year for a weekend of live music, children’s activities, food, folklife displays and more. The festival features two days of free bluegrass music and activities in an incredible riverfront setting.

This year’s line-up is said to feature both traditional and progressive bluegrass acts, starting Friday at 4 p.m. On Saturday, the day of events kicks off with Breakfast in the Park at 7 a.m. with music and special events taking place all day. Cost of all events at the festival are free.  

For more information call 270-826-3128 or visit  Bluegrass in the Park ,  or visit Henderson Tourism Commission to see other Henderson events going on this summer! Just a short 25 minute scenic drive from downtown Owensboro.  A great friends and family day trip!

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Friday After 5 Owensboro Riverfront from the RiverPark Center through Smothers Park to the Owensboro Convention Center

Aug 9 @ 5:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Friday After 5 @ Owensboro Riverfront from the RiverPark Center through Smothers Park to the Owensboro Convention Center

Where the Weekend Begins!

Friday After 5 is the award-winning, summer-long series of free outdoor concerts held every Friday on the eight block, stunningly beautiful Owensboro, Kentucky riverfront.  The festival includes live bands, family events, food trucks and entertainment.  Our signature “Toast to the Sunset” takes place right on the riverfront at every Friday After 5.  There are five venues of entertainment plus a fun, kid-friendly street fair and costume characters. Friday After 5 has been named a “Top Ten Summer Festival” in Kentucky and has won the prestigious Messenger-Inquirer Reader’s Choice Platinum Award for “Best Community Event” for five consecutive years.

Free! Family! Friends! Fun!

Detailed information on schedule and venues is available on the Friday After 5 website.  Visit www.fridayafter5.com and the FA5 Facebook page!

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Rosine Barn Jamboree Rosine Barn

Aug 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Rosine Barn Jamboree @ Rosine Barn | Rosine | Kentucky | United States

The Rosine Barn Jamboree is located at 8205 Blue Moon of Kentucky Hwy (US 62) in Rosine, KY. 

On the National Register of Historic Places, the Rosine Barn offers live bluegrass music & dancing every Friday night.  Opens on Friday evening April 5th, then each Friday night to the second weekend in December.

Doors open at 5:30pm. There is open mic from 6-7pm, then the Show starts at 7pm!  Information please contact 270-363-9425.  Bring your lawn chair for when seating gets scarce!

Selected  “one of the 52 Places to Visit in 2016” by the New York Times.

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Riverfront Live! Holiday Inn Riverfront

Aug 9 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Riverfront Live! @ Holiday Inn Riverfront | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

RIVERFRONT LIVE! Owensboro’s newest Friday night attraction!  Music lovers are invited to the Riverfront Stage at the Holiday Inn Owensboro & Burger Theory’s patio every Friday night beginning May 17 thru August 30, from  7-10 PM.  Riverfront Live is free and open to the public!  Great regional and local talent will be featured over the 16 week period, see the complete entertainment schedule available on the Holiday Inn Riverfront FaceBook page.  Also, check out the food and drink specials offered by Burger Theory weekly!  

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Aug
10
Sat

7th Annual Dancing With Our Stars Owensboro Style Owensboro Convention Center

Aug 10 @ 6:00 pm
7th Annual Dancing With Our Stars Owensboro Style @ Owensboro Convention Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Get ready for the 7th Annual Dancing with OUR Stars, where Owensboro celebrities take the dance floor in support of the Boulware Mission at the Owensboro Convention Center on Saturday, August 10, 2019 at 6:00 PM.

Join us for a fun-filled evening, as six local celebrities and their partners perform for your pleasure in competition for the coveted mirror ball trophy.  Also, this year we will have a special treat as our Spotlight Couple perform for the audience.  Voting is the very important in this competition!  People’s choice votes count 50% towards each couple’s overall score.  The couple with the highest combined total of judges’ points and people’s choices votes will be this year’s mirror-ball champions.  Check out the event website for information and instructions to cast your ballot!  

Doors open: 5:00pm;  Dinner: 6:00pm with the Dance Competition to follow; Semi-formal Attire is requested.

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Lanham Brothers Jamboree Fiddle Extravaganza Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum

Aug 10 @ 7:00 pm
Lanham Brothers Jamboree Fiddle Extravaganza @ Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Brothers Randy and Barry Lanham celebrate roots music, clogging, and Kentucky arts with the Lanham Brothers Jamboree at the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum on Saturday, August 10th, beginning at 7:00 PM.  Fiddle Extravaganza features special guests David Morris, Annabelle Watts, Mackenzie Bell, Mark Shelton and the Foot Stompin’ Express Cloggers.  Country and Bluegrass Music, Clogging and Square Dancing, audience participation with comedy will all be featured in the family-friendly show. This show is taped for public television.

Doors open at 5 pm, show starts at 7 pm.  Bar and concessions will be open at 5 pm, and exhibits will available for pre-show touring.  Bundle museum admission with your concert tickets for a discounted rate.  Tickets are now on sale online or by calling the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum (270) 926-7891.  

 

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Live On The Banks! Smothers Park- Overlook Stage & Allen Street Pavilion

Aug 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Live On The Banks! @ Smothers Park- Overlook Stage & Allen Street Pavilion | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

LIVE on the Banks is a FREE Outdoor Concert Series.  The Overlook Stage at Smothers Park in Downtown Owensboro will feature some of the finest LOCAL and REGIONAL Performing Artists & Entertainers, every Saturday evening, May 18 through September 28.

“Live on the Banks” is a FREE, FAMILY event, open to the public, for all ages, and is presented by the City of Owensboro! Family! Fun! Free! Friends!

Join us on Saturday Evenings at the Overlook Stage at Smothers Park and the Allen Street Pavilion.

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Luau Hosted by Owensboro Ballroom Dance Club Kentucky National Guard Armory

Aug 10 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Luau Hosted by Owensboro Ballroom Dance Club @ Kentucky National Guard Armory | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The Owensboro Ballroom Dance Club invites you to join them on August 10th, at the Kentucky National Guard Armory for the Hawaiian Luau Dance.  Come learn a few new moves, enjoy a delightful evening of fun and dance with your friends, meet new friends in a warm friendly happy atmosphere!  

Dancing starts at 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM, come earlier, bring a snack enjoy a great time!

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Aug
11
Sun

Rural Life Celebration-Diocese of Owensboro Owensboro Convention Center

Aug 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Rural Life Celebration-Diocese of Owensboro @ Owensboro Convention Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The Rural Life Committee for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Owensboro Kentucky is holding their 17th annual Rural Life Celebration at the Owensboro Convention Center on Sunday, August 11.   A free meal will be served at 5:00pm followed by a short program and special awards.

Contact Diocese of Owensboro or Owensboro Convention Center for more information.

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Aug
13
Tue

Owensboro Regional Farmers’ Market Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market

Aug 13 @ 6:30 am – 12:00 pm
Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market @ Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The 2019 Market Season will open Saturday, April 20 thru November 2 at the corner of Triplett Street and Parish Avenue, 1205 Triplett St. 

Hours – 1205 Triplett Street:
​April 20 thru November 2, Saturdays 8:00 am – 12:00 pm.
June 4 thru October 31, Tuesday and Thursday 6:30 am – 12 :00 pm.

Thursday Evening Market, June 13, July 11, August 8 from 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

May 15 thru August 28, a satellite market is also located at the Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, 1201 Pleasant Valley Road, on Wednesday from 1:30pm – 5:00pm.

Both locations have parking lots for your convenience. All vendors accept cash, most will accept personal checks, and some will accept credit/debit cards. The Market also accepts SNAP/EBT payments as well as credit cards.  More detailed information is available on their website.  Check it out!

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Aug
14
Wed

Owensboro Regional Farmers’ Market Owensboro Health

Aug 14 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market @ Owensboro Health | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The 2019 Market Season will open Saturday, April 20 thru November 2 at the corner of Triplett Street and Parish Avenue, 1205 Triplett St. 

Hours – 1205 Triplett Street:
​April 20 thru November 2, Saturdays 8:00 am – 12:00 pm.
June 4 thru October 31, Tuesday and Thursday 6:30 am – 12 :00 pm.

Thursday Evening Market, June 13, July 11, August 8 from 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

May 15 thru August 28, a satellite market is also located at the Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, 1201 Pleasant Valley Road, on Wednesday from 12:00pm – 4:00pm.

Both locations have parking lots for your convenience. All vendors accept cash, most will accept personal checks, and some will accept credit/debit cards. The Market also accepts SNAP/EBT payments as well as credit cards.  More detailed information is available on their website.  Check it out!

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Aug
15
Thu

Owensboro Regional Farmers’ Market Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market

Aug 15 @ 6:30 am – 12:00 pm
Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market @ Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The 2019 Market Season will open Saturday, April 20 thru November 2 at the corner of Triplett Street and Parish Avenue, 1205 Triplett St. 

Hours – 1205 Triplett Street:
​April 20 thru November 2, Saturdays 8:00 am – 12:00 pm.
June 4 thru October 31, Tuesday and Thursday 6:30 am – 12 :00 pm.

Thursday Evening Market, June 13, July 11, August 8 from 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

May 15 thru August 28, a satellite market is also located at the Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, 1201 Pleasant Valley Road, on Wednesday from 1:30pm – 5:00pm.

Both locations have parking lots for your convenience. All vendors accept cash, most will accept personal checks, and some will accept credit/debit cards. The Market also accepts SNAP/EBT payments as well as credit cards.  More detailed information is available on their website.  Check it out!

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