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Jun
18
Tue

Owensboro Regional Farmers’ Market Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market

Jun 18 @ 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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“Kids in the Kitchen”! Owensboro Museum of Science and History

Jun 18 @ 10:30 am
"Kids in the Kitchen"! @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Junior League of Owensboro will present their Kids in the Kitchen program on June 18th at 10:30 am.  In this program, we will be making a healthy “Trail Mix”, and a  “Movie It Jar”  for exercise or for a great rainy day activity!  It will be a fun time at the Owensboro Museum of Science and History!  

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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

Nature Camp Joe Ford Nature Center

Jun 19 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Nature Camp @ Joe Ford Nature Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

If you love learning about nature, things in nature, and being surrounded by nature, the Nature Camp program is for YOU! We have a lot of exciting things planned as we start the new Nature Camp programs in 2019.

You may sign up to attend any or all of the programs held on Wednesday, June 5th.  Camp programs 9:00 am-11:30 am will be our younger campers 7-10 years of age and 1:00 pm-3:30 pm for 11-13 years of age. If you are a Junior Naturalist each program that you attend, you will receive one credit toward your Junior Naturalist status. After you receive twelve credits, you are officially considered a Junior Naturalist. 

For more information email [email protected] .  Register online at www.joefordnaturecenter.com.  Camp size is limited to 20 campers per time, so be sure to schedule before camp fills up.

 

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Owensboro Regional Farmers’ Market Owensboro Health

Jun 19 @ 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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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

Owensboro Regional Farmers’ Market Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market

Jun 20 @ 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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2019 Dazzling Daylilies Festival with Balloons In The Garden Western Kentucky Botanical Garden

Jun 20 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
2019 Dazzling Daylilies Festival with Balloons In The Garden @ Western Kentucky Botanical Garden | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

 Western Kentucky Botanical Garden’s 10th Annual Award Winning “Dazzling Daylilies Festival 2019 with Balloons Over The Garden” takes place Thursday, June 20th – Saturday, June 29th.  In addition to the enjoyment of the many everyday features of The Garden, a full schedule of other excitement has been planned!  

Thursday, June 20th- Charcuterie Alongside The Daylilies; Chamber Young Professionals

Friday, June 21st – Dogs By The Daylilies, Calling All Canines

Saturday, June 22nd – Artists In The Garden; Children’s Activities; Various Circus Like Entertainment

Sunday, June 23rd – Cruise-In Car Show; Anything Goes Alongside The Daylilies; Sampler Foods “US Bank 2018 CBSS Servicing Cookbook

Monday, June 24th – Guided Daylily Tours

Tuesday, June 25th – Photography In The Garden; Lunch*Listen*Learn featuring Nellie Rarick Daylily Lecture

Wednesday, June 26th – Guided Hike For Kids, In/Out & Around The Daylilies & More

Thursday, Friday, June 27th & 28th – ROMP Hospitality & Daylily Tours

Saturday, Friday 29th – Daylily Sale; Music; Announcement of Name-A-Daylily Photography

Visit The Garden’s website and FaceBook page for other exciting news!  It’s 10-days of fun, friends, family.

General Festival Admission
Members are FREE
Adults: $5, Seniors: $3
Students & Youths: $1
Main Event Admission (June 22nd) after 4 PM
All adults: $5, Under 12: free
ROMPers: $3

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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

2019 Dazzling Daylilies Festival with Balloons In The Garden Western Kentucky Botanical Garden

Jun 21 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
2019 Dazzling Daylilies Festival with Balloons In The Garden @ Western Kentucky Botanical Garden | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

 Western Kentucky Botanical Garden’s 10th Annual Award Winning “Dazzling Daylilies Festival 2019 with Balloons Over The Garden” takes place Thursday, June 20th – Saturday, June 29th.  In addition to the enjoyment of the many everyday features of The Garden, a full schedule of other excitement has been planned!  

Thursday, June 20th- Charcuterie Alongside The Daylilies; Chamber Young Professionals

Friday, June 21st – Dogs By The Daylilies, Calling All Canines

Saturday, June 22nd – Artists In The Garden; Children’s Activities; Various Circus Like Entertainment

Sunday, June 23rd – Cruise-In Car Show; Anything Goes Alongside The Daylilies; Sampler Foods “US Bank 2018 CBSS Servicing Cookbook

Monday, June 24th – Guided Daylily Tours

Tuesday, June 25th – Photography In The Garden; Lunch*Listen*Learn featuring Nellie Rarick Daylily Lecture

Wednesday, June 26th – Guided Hike For Kids, In/Out & Around The Daylilies & More

Thursday, Friday, June 27th & 28th – ROMP Hospitality & Daylily Tours

Saturday, Friday 29th – Daylily Sale; Music; Announcement of Name-A-Daylily Photography

Visit The Garden’s website and FaceBook page for other exciting news!  It’s 10-days of fun, friends, family.

General Festival Admission
Members are FREE
Adults: $5, Seniors: $3
Students & Youths: $1
Main Event Admission (June 22nd) after 4 PM
All adults: $5, Under 12: free
ROMPers: $3

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

Jun 21 @ 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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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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Rosine Barn Jamboree Rosine Barn

Jun 21 @ 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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Aaron Kizer – Broken Art Owensboro Convention Center

Jun 21 @ 7:00 pm
Aaron Kizer - Broken Art @ Owensboro Convention Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Doors open at 7:00 pm

$20 per person, tickets available online

Aaron will paint 4 live paintings.

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Riverfront Live! Holiday Inn Riverfront

Jun 21 @ 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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Shrek! The Musical, Jr. The Empress

Jun 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Shrek! The Musical, Jr. @ The Empress | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

This youth version of the popular musical features students of Grades 3-12 in a fun filled production sure to be a hit with families!  Wacky characters, colorful costumes, and music by Jeanine Tesori combine for a delightful trip to fantasyland.  

SHREK THE MUSICAL, JR. will be performed at THE EMPRESS THEATER: June 14 and 15 at 7:00 PM, Sunday, June 16 at 2:00 PM, and again June 21 and 22 at 7:00, and Sunday the 23rd at 2:00.  

Tickets are now on sale online or by calling TWO box office (270) 683-5333. Advance  tickets are $20.00 adults and $18.00 students, $2:00 surcharge for all tickets purchased at the door.

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Jun
22
Sat

Dazzling Daylily Festival-Balloons Over The Garden Western Kentucky Botanical Garden

Jun 22 – Jun 29 all-day
Dazzling Daylily Festival-Balloons Over The Garden @ Western Kentucky Botanical Garden | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Dazzling Daylily Festival with Balloons Over The Garden will take place June 22nd thru June 29th with daily activities for everyone.

Details and a full daily schedule is coming soon!  https://www.wkbg.org

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Hillbilly Alympics Diamond Lake Resort

Jun 22 all-day
Hillbilly Alympics @ Diamond Lake Resort | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

This year promises to be great fun for the entire family! We’re changing it up this year for a more exciting event!! So let’s light the Hillbilly torch, set the flame in the cauldron, then, nonstop fun with games and prizes all day!!

For all the fun events and times, call us at Diamond Lake Resort for more information (270) 229-4900! 

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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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2019 Dazzling Daylilies Festival with Balloons In The Garden Western Kentucky Botanical Garden

Jun 22 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
2019 Dazzling Daylilies Festival with Balloons In The Garden @ Western Kentucky Botanical Garden | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

 Western Kentucky Botanical Garden’s 10th Annual Award Winning “Dazzling Daylilies Festival 2019 with Balloons Over The Garden” takes place Thursday, June 20th – Saturday, June 29th.  In addition to the enjoyment of the many everyday features of The Garden, a full schedule of other excitement has been planned!  

Thursday, June 20th- Charcuterie Alongside The Daylilies; Chamber Young Professionals

Friday, June 21st – Dogs By The Daylilies, Calling All Canines

Saturday, June 22nd – Artists In The Garden; Children’s Activities; Various Circus Like Entertainment

Sunday, June 23rd – Cruise-In Car Show; Anything Goes Alongside The Daylilies; Sampler Foods “US Bank 2018 CBSS Servicing Cookbook

Monday, June 24th – Guided Daylily Tours

Tuesday, June 25th – Photography In The Garden; Lunch*Listen*Learn featuring Nellie Rarick Daylily Lecture

Wednesday, June 26th – Guided Hike For Kids, In/Out & Around The Daylilies & More

Thursday, Friday, June 27th & 28th – ROMP Hospitality & Daylily Tours

Saturday, Friday 29th – Daylily Sale; Music; Announcement of Name-A-Daylily Photography

Visit The Garden’s website and FaceBook page for other exciting news!  It’s 10-days of fun, friends, family.

General Festival Admission
Members are FREE
Adults: $5, Seniors: $3
Students & Youths: $1
Main Event Admission (June 22nd) after 4 PM
All adults: $5, Under 12: free
ROMPers: $3

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2019 Parade of Homes

Jun 22 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
2019 Parade of Homes

22 Homes will be featured the last 2 weekends of June.
Parade of Homes Tour Guide will be published in the Wednesday, June 19 Messenger-Inquirer.

Saturdays, June 22 & June 29,  10:00 am- 5:00 pm

Sundays, June 23 & June 30, 1:00 pm-5:00 pm

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

Jun 22 @ 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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Shrek! The Musical, Jr. The Empress

Jun 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Shrek! The Musical, Jr. @ The Empress | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

This youth version of the popular musical features students of Grades 3-12 in a fun filled production sure to be a hit with families!  Wacky characters, colorful costumes, and music by Jeanine Tesori combine for a delightful trip to fantasyland.  

SHREK THE MUSICAL, JR. will be performed at THE EMPRESS THEATER: June 14 and 15 at 7:00 PM, Sunday, June 16 at 2:00 PM, and again June 21 and 22 at 7:00, and Sunday the 23rd at 2:00.  

Tickets are now on sale online or by calling TWO box office (270) 683-5333. Advance  tickets are $20.00 adults and $18.00 students, $2:00 surcharge for all tickets purchased at the door.

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Jun
23
Sun

2019 Dazzling Daylilies Festival with Balloons In The Garden Western Kentucky Botanical Garden

Jun 23 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
2019 Dazzling Daylilies Festival with Balloons In The Garden @ Western Kentucky Botanical Garden | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

 Western Kentucky Botanical Garden’s 10th Annual Award Winning “Dazzling Daylilies Festival 2019 with Balloons Over The Garden” takes place Thursday, June 20th – Saturday, June 29th.  In addition to the enjoyment of the many everyday features of The Garden, a full schedule of other excitement has been planned!  

Thursday, June 20th- Charcuterie Alongside The Daylilies; Chamber Young Professionals

Friday, June 21st – Dogs By The Daylilies, Calling All Canines

Saturday, June 22nd – Artists In The Garden; Children’s Activities; Various Circus Like Entertainment

Sunday, June 23rd – Cruise-In Car Show; Anything Goes Alongside The Daylilies; Sampler Foods “US Bank 2018 CBSS Servicing Cookbook

Monday, June 24th – Guided Daylily Tours

Tuesday, June 25th – Photography In The Garden; Lunch*Listen*Learn featuring Nellie Rarick Daylily Lecture

Wednesday, June 26th – Guided Hike For Kids, In/Out & Around The Daylilies & More

Thursday, Friday, June 27th & 28th – ROMP Hospitality & Daylily Tours

Saturday, Friday 29th – Daylily Sale; Music; Announcement of Name-A-Daylily Photography

Visit The Garden’s website and FaceBook page for other exciting news!  It’s 10-days of fun, friends, family.

General Festival Admission
Members are FREE
Adults: $5, Seniors: $3
Students & Youths: $1
Main Event Admission (June 22nd) after 4 PM
All adults: $5, Under 12: free
ROMPers: $3

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2019 Parade of Homes

Jun 23 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
2019 Parade of Homes

22 Homes will be featured the last 2 weekends of June.
Parade of Homes Tour Guide will be published in the Wednesday, June 19 Messenger-Inquirer.

Saturdays, June 22 & June 29,  10:00 am- 5:00 pm

Sundays, June 23 & June 30, 1:00 pm-5:00 pm

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Cruise-In Car Show at the Western Kentucky Botanical Garden Western Kentucky Botanical Garden

Jun 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Cruise-In Car Show at the Western Kentucky Botanical Garden @ Western Kentucky Botanical Garden | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

A part of the 10th Annual “Dazzling Daylilies Festival” will be the Cruise-In Car Show featuring “Bites Under The Big Top” on Sunday, June 23rd at 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm.   Refreshments will be presented by US Bank Chefs with recipe samplings of the US Bank Cookbook.  

“Photo Opp Entry” is near the north garden gate/Thompson Berry parking lot from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm.   Judging is from 2:00-3:00 pm at which time the WINNERS will be announced.  For more information, please call The Garden (270) 993-1234.  Pre-register at [email protected] include: name, cell number, email, the make and color of the car you will be driving!  Those pre-registered names will be placed in a prize drawing from The Garden.  This all takes place at “Owensboro’s Hidden Treasure”.

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Shrek! The Musical, Jr. The Empress

Jun 23 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Shrek! The Musical, Jr. @ The Empress | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

This youth version of the popular musical features students of Grades 3-12 in a fun filled production sure to be a hit with families!  Wacky characters, colorful costumes, and music by Jeanine Tesori combine for a delightful trip to fantasyland.  

SHREK THE MUSICAL, JR. will be performed at THE EMPRESS THEATER: June 14 and 15 at 7:00 PM, Sunday, June 16 at 2:00 PM, and again June 21 and 22 at 7:00, and Sunday the 23rd at 2:00.  

Tickets are now on sale online or by calling TWO box office (270) 683-5333. Advance  tickets are $20.00 adults and $18.00 students, $2:00 surcharge for all tickets purchased at the door.

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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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Food Trucks and Fireworks Owensboro Christian Church

Jun 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Food Trucks and Fireworks @ Owensboro Christian Church | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Join us for our second year of Food Trucks and Fireworks! Bring your own lawn chairs and blankets and we’ll have fun activities and music as we wait for the fireworks show!

Event starts at 7:00 PM and fireworks will start at approximately 8:45 PM.

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Movies on The River-Ralph Breaks the Internet 2 RiverPark Center

Jun 23 @ 7:00 pm
Movies on The River-Ralph Breaks the Internet 2 @ RiverPark Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

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 night!

 
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Jun
24
Mon

2019 Dazzling Daylilies Festival with Balloons In The Garden Western Kentucky Botanical Garden

Jun 24 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
2019 Dazzling Daylilies Festival with Balloons In The Garden @ Western Kentucky Botanical Garden | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

 Western Kentucky Botanical Garden’s 10th Annual Award Winning “Dazzling Daylilies Festival 2019 with Balloons Over The Garden” takes place Thursday, June 20th – Saturday, June 29th.  In addition to the enjoyment of the many everyday features of The Garden, a full schedule of other excitement has been planned!  

Thursday, June 20th- Charcuterie Alongside The Daylilies; Chamber Young Professionals

Friday, June 21st – Dogs By The Daylilies, Calling All Canines

Saturday, June 22nd – Artists In The Garden; Children’s Activities; Various Circus Like Entertainment

Sunday, June 23rd – Cruise-In Car Show; Anything Goes Alongside The Daylilies; Sampler Foods “US Bank 2018 CBSS Servicing Cookbook

Monday, June 24th – Guided Daylily Tours

Tuesday, June 25th – Photography In The Garden; Lunch*Listen*Learn featuring Nellie Rarick Daylily Lecture

Wednesday, June 26th – Guided Hike For Kids, In/Out & Around The Daylilies & More

Thursday, Friday, June 27th & 28th – ROMP Hospitality & Daylily Tours

Saturday, Friday 29th – Daylily Sale; Music; Announcement of Name-A-Daylily Photography

Visit The Garden’s website and FaceBook page for other exciting news!  It’s 10-days of fun, friends, family.

General Festival Admission
Members are FREE
Adults: $5, Seniors: $3
Students & Youths: $1
Main Event Admission (June 22nd) after 4 PM
All adults: $5, Under 12: free
ROMPers: $3

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TWO Summer Drama Camp Trinity Center

Jun 24 @ 12:00 pm – Jun 28 @ 2:00 pm
TWO Summer Drama Camp @ Trinity Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Theatre Performance

For children entering 4th through 6th grades

Activities include Monologues, Dialogue, Dialects, Stage Make-Up, Theatre Games, Scavenger Hunts, Improvisation, Stage Lighting.

Cost is $100 per child.

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Jun
25
Tue

Owensboro Regional Farmers’ Market Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market

Jun 25 @ 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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2019 Dazzling Daylilies Festival with Balloons In The Garden Western Kentucky Botanical Garden

Jun 25 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
2019 Dazzling Daylilies Festival with Balloons In The Garden @ Western Kentucky Botanical Garden | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

 Western Kentucky Botanical Garden’s 10th Annual Award Winning “Dazzling Daylilies Festival 2019 with Balloons Over The Garden” takes place Thursday, June 20th – Saturday, June 29th.  In addition to the enjoyment of the many everyday features of The Garden, a full schedule of other excitement has been planned!  

Thursday, June 20th- Charcuterie Alongside The Daylilies; Chamber Young Professionals

Friday, June 21st – Dogs By The Daylilies, Calling All Canines

Saturday, June 22nd – Artists In The Garden; Children’s Activities; Various Circus Like Entertainment

Sunday, June 23rd – Cruise-In Car Show; Anything Goes Alongside The Daylilies; Sampler Foods “US Bank 2018 CBSS Servicing Cookbook

Monday, June 24th – Guided Daylily Tours

Tuesday, June 25th – Photography In The Garden; Lunch*Listen*Learn featuring Nellie Rarick Daylily Lecture

Wednesday, June 26th – Guided Hike For Kids, In/Out & Around The Daylilies & More

Thursday, Friday, June 27th & 28th – ROMP Hospitality & Daylily Tours

Saturday, Friday 29th – Daylily Sale; Music; Announcement of Name-A-Daylily Photography

Visit The Garden’s website and FaceBook page for other exciting news!  It’s 10-days of fun, friends, family.

General Festival Admission
Members are FREE
Adults: $5, Seniors: $3
Students & Youths: $1
Main Event Admission (June 22nd) after 4 PM
All adults: $5, Under 12: free
ROMPers: $3

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Lunch, Listen and Learn-Annual “Nellie Rarick Memorial Daylily Lecture” Western Kentucky Botanical Garden

Jun 25 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Lunch, Listen and Learn-Annual "Nellie Rarick Memorial Daylily Lecture" @ Western Kentucky Botanical Garden | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

​“Nellie Rarick Memorial Daylily Lecture” with Laura Teague of the Teagewood Daylily Garden

This annual memorial event is a part of the Dazzling Daylily Festival which takes place Thursday, June 20th to Saturday, June 29th.  
Please 
e-mail, call (270) 993-1234) or reservation on above link.
Cost: Members $10.00 Non-Members $12.00

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ROMP Fest 2019 Yellow Creek Park

Jun 26 all-day
ROMP Fest 2019 @ Yellow Creek Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

ROMP FEST 2019

On June 26-29th, 2019, ROMP Festival takes place at Yellow Creek Park, located in Owensboro, Kentucky.  Produced by the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum, the four-day music festival celebrates bluegrass and roots music, local artists, and healthy, farm to table food vendors.

Headlining the initial lineup release are Hall of Fame members Ricky Skaggs and Del McCoury.  Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder will feature special guest Patty Loveless.  Also appearing are bluegrass/folk-rock favorites Trampled by Turtles and Americana music icon, Steve Earle.  Rounding out the initial release are Rhonda Vincent and The Rage, The Wood Brothers, Billy Strings, the Jeff Austin Band along with The Travelin’ McCourys performing The Grateful Ball, and Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers.  More fabulous artists include: Sam Bush, Della Mae, Rumpke Mountain Boys, Horseshoes & Hand Grenades, JigJam, The Dustbowl Revival, Chatham County Line, Relic, Wood & Wire, The Glade City Rounders, The Jacob Jolliff Band, The Trailblazers, Songs from the Road Band and The Family Sowell. 

Early bird tickets are now on sale online at Rompfest.com.  4-Day tickets are currently available at the discounted rate of $150 through Sunday night, then prices increase to $165.  Onsite tent and RV camping passes are also available.  Children 12 & under are free. Don’t wait, get your tickets today!  

 

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2019 Dazzling Daylilies Festival with Balloons In The Garden Western Kentucky Botanical Garden

Jun 26 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
2019 Dazzling Daylilies Festival with Balloons In The Garden @ Western Kentucky Botanical Garden | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

 Western Kentucky Botanical Garden’s 10th Annual Award Winning “Dazzling Daylilies Festival 2019 with Balloons Over The Garden” takes place Thursday, June 20th – Saturday, June 29th.  In addition to the enjoyment of the many everyday features of The Garden, a full schedule of other excitement has been planned!  

Thursday, June 20th- Charcuterie Alongside The Daylilies; Chamber Young Professionals

Friday, June 21st – Dogs By The Daylilies, Calling All Canines

Saturday, June 22nd – Artists In The Garden; Children’s Activities; Various Circus Like Entertainment

Sunday, June 23rd – Cruise-In Car Show; Anything Goes Alongside The Daylilies; Sampler Foods “US Bank 2018 CBSS Servicing Cookbook

Monday, June 24th – Guided Daylily Tours

Tuesday, June 25th – Photography In The Garden; Lunch*Listen*Learn featuring Nellie Rarick Daylily Lecture

Wednesday, June 26th – Guided Hike For Kids, In/Out & Around The Daylilies & More

Thursday, Friday, June 27th & 28th – ROMP Hospitality & Daylily Tours

Saturday, Friday 29th – Daylily Sale; Music; Announcement of Name-A-Daylily Photography

Visit The Garden’s website and FaceBook page for other exciting news!  It’s 10-days of fun, friends, family.

General Festival Admission
Members are FREE
Adults: $5, Seniors: $3
Students & Youths: $1
Main Event Admission (June 22nd) after 4 PM
All adults: $5, Under 12: free
ROMPers: $3

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Nature Camp Joe Ford Nature Center

Jun 26 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Nature Camp @ Joe Ford Nature Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

If you love learning about nature, things in nature, and being surrounded by nature, the Nature Camp program is for YOU! We have a lot of exciting things planned as we start the new Nature Camp programs in 2019.

You may sign up to attend any or all of the programs held on Wednesday, June 5th.  Camp programs 9:00 am-11:30 am will be our younger campers 7-10 years of age and 1:00 pm-3:30 pm for 11-13 years of age. If you are a Junior Naturalist each program that you attend, you will receive one credit toward your Junior Naturalist status. After you receive twelve credits, you are officially considered a Junior Naturalist. 

For more information email [email protected] .  Register online at www.joefordnaturecenter.com.  Camp size is limited to 20 campers per time, so be sure to schedule before camp fills up.

 

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Owensboro Regional Farmers’ Market Owensboro Health

Jun 26 @ 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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