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Aug
23
Fri

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

Aug 23 @ 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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Aug
30
Fri

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

Aug 30 @ 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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Aug
31
Sat

Independence Bank Fireworks Festival Panther Creek Park

Aug 31 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Independence Bank Fireworks Festival @ Panther Creek Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Join Daviess County Fiscal Court at the Independence Bank Fireworks Festival on Saturday, August 31st at Panther Creek Park, 5160 Wayne Bridge Road.

This family friendly event begins at 5:00 p.m with fireworks at 8:30 p.m. and includes inflatables, pony rides, petting zoo, live music and multiple food vendors. Enjoy a beautiful night in west Daviess County, KY with both friends and family under the stars and leave mesmerized by the best fireworks show of the year!

Parking is free, no dogs allowed, bring your own chairs (and food if you’d like). Contact Daviess County Parks and Recreation at 270-685-6142 if you have questions.

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Sep
7
Sat

Trunnell’s Sunflower Festival Trunnell's Farm Market

Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Trunnell's Sunflower Festival @ Trunnell's Farm Market | Utica | Kentucky | United States

Saturday, September 7th & 14th: 10am-6pm

Sunday, September 8th & 15th:  12pm- 6pm

The Family Fun-Acre’s opening weekend kicks off with the 2nd Annual Sunflower Fest Days for two weekends. 22 varieties of sunflowers with walking paths gives a whole new experience on the farm with all the sunshine and happiness that sunflowers bring. The Farm Grille and The Grainery will be open with great food options and delicious slushies, fresh squeezed lemonade, cold apple cider and other refreshments. 30+ attractions including the interactive corn maze, the Animal Barnyard, Jumping Pillow, & Giant Slide! Come have an “Absolutely Fun” day on the farm at Trunnell’s!

 

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Sep
8
Sun

Trunnell’s Sunflower Festival Trunnell's Farm Market

Sep 8 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Trunnell's Sunflower Festival @ Trunnell's Farm Market | Utica | Kentucky | United States

Saturday, September 7th & 14th: 10am-6pm

Sunday, September 8th & 15th:  12pm- 6pm

The Family Fun-Acre’s opening weekend kicks off with the 2nd Annual Sunflower Fest Days for two weekends. 22 varieties of sunflowers with walking paths gives a whole new experience on the farm with all the sunshine and happiness that sunflowers bring. The Farm Grille and The Grainery will be open with great food options and delicious slushies, fresh squeezed lemonade, cold apple cider and other refreshments. 30+ attractions including the interactive corn maze, the Animal Barnyard, Jumping Pillow, & Giant Slide! Come have an “Absolutely Fun” day on the farm at Trunnell’s!

 

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Sep
12
Thu

2019 Jerusalem Ridge Bluegrass Celebration Bill Monroe Homeplace

Sep 12 all-day
2019 Jerusalem Ridge Bluegrass Celebration @ Bill Monroe Homeplace | Beaver Dam | Kentucky | United States

Jerusalem Ridge Bluegrass Celebration

4 Fantastic Days of Traditional Bluegrass Music from September 12-15, 2019 at the Bill Monroe Family Homeplace, high on top of Jerusalem Ridge 4 days of Bluegrass Music returns.  The hills will ring out in song again for the Jerusalem Ridge Bluegrass Celebration.  The Bill Monroe Foundation is hosting the festival in the natural amphitheater at the site Bill Monroe was raised. Bring your camper, your tent, your lawn chairs and come join old friends and make new ones on the ridge. 

See www.jerusalemridgefestival.com for detailed information: Lineup, Tickets, Camping and much more!  

 

 

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Sep
13
Fri

2019 Jerusalem Ridge Bluegrass Celebration Bill Monroe Homeplace

Sep 13 all-day
2019 Jerusalem Ridge Bluegrass Celebration @ Bill Monroe Homeplace | Beaver Dam | Kentucky | United States

Jerusalem Ridge Bluegrass Celebration

4 Fantastic Days of Traditional Bluegrass Music from September 12-15, 2019 at the Bill Monroe Family Homeplace, high on top of Jerusalem Ridge 4 days of Bluegrass Music returns.  The hills will ring out in song again for the Jerusalem Ridge Bluegrass Celebration.  The Bill Monroe Foundation is hosting the festival in the natural amphitheater at the site Bill Monroe was raised. Bring your camper, your tent, your lawn chairs and come join old friends and make new ones on the ridge. 

See www.jerusalemridgefestival.com for detailed information: Lineup, Tickets, Camping and much more!  

 

 

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2019 Owensboro Air Show Owensboro Regional Airport

Sep 13 @ 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm
2019 Owensboro Air Show @ Owensboro Regional Airport | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Don’t miss your chance to get up close and personal to a wide range of aircraft. Friday will be your chance to meet some of the pilots of these aircraft and experience a taste of the Owensboro Air Show. As the sun begins to set, a few performers will take to the sky to entertain the crowds with an evening spectacle of nighttime air show performances followed by fireworks to conclude the night.

Admission is just $5.00 per person and kids 10 and under FREE. There will be food and drink vendors onsite, so make your plans to head to the airport right after work to enjoy a show never before seen in Owensboro.

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Sep
14
Sat

2019 Jerusalem Ridge Bluegrass Celebration Bill Monroe Homeplace

Sep 14 all-day
2019 Jerusalem Ridge Bluegrass Celebration @ Bill Monroe Homeplace | Beaver Dam | Kentucky | United States

Jerusalem Ridge Bluegrass Celebration

4 Fantastic Days of Traditional Bluegrass Music from September 12-15, 2019 at the Bill Monroe Family Homeplace, high on top of Jerusalem Ridge 4 days of Bluegrass Music returns.  The hills will ring out in song again for the Jerusalem Ridge Bluegrass Celebration.  The Bill Monroe Foundation is hosting the festival in the natural amphitheater at the site Bill Monroe was raised. Bring your camper, your tent, your lawn chairs and come join old friends and make new ones on the ridge. 

See www.jerusalemridgefestival.com for detailed information: Lineup, Tickets, Camping and much more!  

 

 

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2019 Owensboro Air Show Bridge Run Owensboro Blue Bridge

Sep 14 @ 7:15 am
2019 Owensboro Air Show Bridge Run @ Owensboro Blue Bridge | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

2019 Owensboro Air Show Bridge Run – Saturday, September 14, 2019.

The Blue Bridge will close to vehicle traffic at 7am.

Choose from a 10K course or a 5K course. Both start on the Owensboro riverfront, cross the Blue Bridge into Indiana, then turn around and return to the start/finish line. You get two trips across the bridge!

The 10K starts at 7:15am, the 5K starts at 7:30am.

Early registration is $25 for the 5K and $35 for the 10K.

Packet pickup will be Friday from 2p-6p and Legends in Owensboro (325 Park Plaza Dr). Any bibs not picked up Friday can be claimed before the race on Saturday, but be sure to allow yourself enough time to make the start.

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Trunnell’s Sunflower Festival Trunnell's Farm Market

Sep 14 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Trunnell's Sunflower Festival @ Trunnell's Farm Market | Utica | Kentucky | United States

Saturday, September 7th & 14th: 10am-6pm

Sunday, September 8th & 15th:  12pm- 6pm

The Family Fun-Acre’s opening weekend kicks off with the 2nd Annual Sunflower Fest Days for two weekends. 22 varieties of sunflowers with walking paths gives a whole new experience on the farm with all the sunshine and happiness that sunflowers bring. The Farm Grille and The Grainery will be open with great food options and delicious slushies, fresh squeezed lemonade, cold apple cider and other refreshments. 30+ attractions including the interactive corn maze, the Animal Barnyard, Jumping Pillow, & Giant Slide! Come have an “Absolutely Fun” day on the farm at Trunnell’s!

 

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Downtown ROMP: Air Show After Party Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum

Sep 14 @ 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Downtown ROMP: Air Show After Party @ Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Join us on Saturday, September 14th, for the first Downtown ROMP held on the outdoor stage of the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum!  In conjunction with the Owensboro Air Show, lawn seating for ticket holders will open at noon.  Enjoy the fantastic seating for the Air Show, then swing your chairs around to catch the outdoor stage crank up around 4 pm. 

Artists featured:

Dustbowl Revival

Scythian

Rumpke Mountain Boys

Hogslop String Band

Food vendors and bar will be available throughout the event.  Kids 12 & under are free!

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2019 Owensboro Air Show-Viewing from OCC Owensboro Convention Center

Sep 14 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
2019 Owensboro Air Show-Viewing from OCC @ Owensboro Convention Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

All eyes in the Owensboro Convention Center will be on the skies over the Ohio River as performers showcase vintage warbirds, parachute demonstrations, aerobatic demonstrations, and military jets, including the USAF F-16 Viper Demo Team! 

Get the best seats in town to view all the action at the Owensboro Convention Center!  

Exhibit Hall Terrace Seating – Early Bird Pricing – *$10 per person / $94 for Reserved Table of 8     Ticket includes: First-come seating 11:00am through the end of the Air Show.  Includes access to food concessions, cash bars, and rest rooms.  Price includes tax and fees.  Area is partially shaded.  Reserved table seating will be placed near the front.  Children 2 and under that are not utilizing a seat will not need a ticket.  *Price will increase to $15 per person / $136 for Reserved Table after 8/31 

Pier Seating – Early Bird Pricing – *$10 per person / $115 for Reserved Table of 10     Ticket includes: First-come seating, 11:00am through the end of the Air Show.  Also includes access to food concessions, cash bars, and restrooms.  Price includes tax and fees.  Area is not shaded.  Reserved table seating will be placed near the front.  Children 2 and under that are not utilizing a seat will not need a ticket.  *Price will increase to $15 per person / $165 for Reserved Table after 8/31   

Flight Deck Seating  (Third Floor with Buffet Meal) – $40 per person / $425 for Reserved Table of 10     Ticket includes: Buffet meal from 11:30am – 1:30pm, cash bar, access to restrooms, and reserved seating from 11:00am through the end of the Air Show. Price includes tax and fees.  Reservations for complete tables of 10 will be placed near the front.  Children 2 and under that are not utilizing a seat will not need a ticket.  Please note balcony viewing space in the West Ballroom will be limited due to flight deck needs for the Air Show.   

Top Gun VIP (Third Floor with Buffet Meal and Drink Tickets) – $550 for Reserved Table of 10     Limited tables are also available in the Gulfstream Riverview Room located on the third floor. The Top Gun VIP area includes a table for 10, buffet meal from 11:30am – 1:30pm, 20 drink tickets, cash bars, access to restrooms, and reserved seating from 11:00am through the end of the Air Show. These are available as complete tables only for $550.  If interested in purchasing a Red Hot VIP table other than via online at OwensboroTickets.com (perhaps by check as need to be invoiced), please e-mail [email protected].

Bulleit Bourbon Hangar Bar Tent – $5 Cover for Admission    Need a place to grab a beer or cocktail and enjoy a great view of the Air Show? Check out the Hangar Bar Tent located on the Convention Center loading dock! 21 and over ONLY.  Play giant Jenga and Plinko, plus there will be giveaways! Please note not guaranteed seating – there will be limited seating with high top tables (first come, first serve).

Parking Pass – $10  Event parking during the Owensboro Air Show will be $10 in the Convention Center parking lot.  You may purchase along with seating tickets online.  Processing fee will apply for the parking pass.  Parking pass day of event will be cash only.


Purchase tickets online at OwensboroTickets.com for Saturday here.

Purchase tickets online at OwensboroTickets.com for Sunday here.


No outside food, beverage  or chairs can be brought into the event.


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2019 Owensboro Air Show Downtown Riverfront Downtown Riverfront

Sep 14 @ 6:32 pm – 7:32 pm
2019 Owensboro Air Show Downtown Riverfront @ Downtown Riverfront | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Sat. & Sun., September 14th & 15th, 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm

All eyes will be on the skies over the Ohio River in downtown Owensboro as performers showcase vintage warbirds, aerobatic demonstrations, and military jets.  Coming back to headline this year’s show are the U.S. Air Force Viper Demo Team joined by the following performers: B-25 Mitchell Bomber, Army Heritage Sky Soldiers bringing their AH-1 Cobra and UH-1 Huey helicopters, variety of jets including a Northrop F-5, F-86 Sabre and MIG 17.  Also, Team Aeroshell returns in their famed T-6 Texan Aircrafts, Kevin Coleman Red Bull air racer, Phillips 66 Aerostars, Billy Werth in his Pitts bi-plane, Noah Watts Skydiving, A-1 Skyraider, and Flagship Detroit DC-3.

Be sure to see the spectacular events on Friday afternoon and evening at the Owensboro Regional Airport.  Visit the Owensboro Air Show website for complete details for the show and all the information you need to know!

 

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Sep
15
Sun

2019 Jerusalem Ridge Bluegrass Celebration Bill Monroe Homeplace

Sep 15 all-day
2019 Jerusalem Ridge Bluegrass Celebration @ Bill Monroe Homeplace | Beaver Dam | Kentucky | United States

Jerusalem Ridge Bluegrass Celebration

4 Fantastic Days of Traditional Bluegrass Music from September 12-15, 2019 at the Bill Monroe Family Homeplace, high on top of Jerusalem Ridge 4 days of Bluegrass Music returns.  The hills will ring out in song again for the Jerusalem Ridge Bluegrass Celebration.  The Bill Monroe Foundation is hosting the festival in the natural amphitheater at the site Bill Monroe was raised. Bring your camper, your tent, your lawn chairs and come join old friends and make new ones on the ridge. 

See www.jerusalemridgefestival.com for detailed information: Lineup, Tickets, Camping and much more!  

 

 

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Trunnell’s Sunflower Festival Trunnell's Farm Market

Sep 15 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Trunnell's Sunflower Festival @ Trunnell's Farm Market | Utica | Kentucky | United States

Saturday, September 7th & 14th: 10am-6pm

Sunday, September 8th & 15th:  12pm- 6pm

The Family Fun-Acre’s opening weekend kicks off with the 2nd Annual Sunflower Fest Days for two weekends. 22 varieties of sunflowers with walking paths gives a whole new experience on the farm with all the sunshine and happiness that sunflowers bring. The Farm Grille and The Grainery will be open with great food options and delicious slushies, fresh squeezed lemonade, cold apple cider and other refreshments. 30+ attractions including the interactive corn maze, the Animal Barnyard, Jumping Pillow, & Giant Slide! Come have an “Absolutely Fun” day on the farm at Trunnell’s!

 

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2019 Owensboro Air Show-Viewing from OCC Owensboro Convention Center

Sep 15 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
2019 Owensboro Air Show-Viewing from OCC @ Owensboro Convention Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

All eyes in the Owensboro Convention Center will be on the skies over the Ohio River as performers showcase vintage warbirds, parachute demonstrations, aerobatic demonstrations, and military jets, including the USAF F-16 Viper Demo Team! 

Get the best seats in town to view all the action at the Owensboro Convention Center!  

Exhibit Hall Terrace Seating – Early Bird Pricing – *$10 per person / $94 for Reserved Table of 8     Ticket includes: First-come seating 11:00am through the end of the Air Show.  Includes access to food concessions, cash bars, and rest rooms.  Price includes tax and fees.  Area is partially shaded.  Reserved table seating will be placed near the front.  Children 2 and under that are not utilizing a seat will not need a ticket.  *Price will increase to $15 per person / $136 for Reserved Table after 8/31 

Pier Seating – Early Bird Pricing – *$10 per person / $115 for Reserved Table of 10     Ticket includes: First-come seating, 11:00am through the end of the Air Show.  Also includes access to food concessions, cash bars, and restrooms.  Price includes tax and fees.  Area is not shaded.  Reserved table seating will be placed near the front.  Children 2 and under that are not utilizing a seat will not need a ticket.  *Price will increase to $15 per person / $165 for Reserved Table after 8/31   

Flight Deck Seating  (Third Floor with Buffet Meal) – $40 per person / $425 for Reserved Table of 10     Ticket includes: Buffet meal from 11:30am – 1:30pm, cash bar, access to restrooms, and reserved seating from 11:00am through the end of the Air Show. Price includes tax and fees.  Reservations for complete tables of 10 will be placed near the front.  Children 2 and under that are not utilizing a seat will not need a ticket.  Please note balcony viewing space in the West Ballroom will be limited due to flight deck needs for the Air Show.   

Top Gun VIP (Third Floor with Buffet Meal and Drink Tickets) – $550 for Reserved Table of 10     Limited tables are also available in the Gulfstream Riverview Room located on the third floor. The Top Gun VIP area includes a table for 10, buffet meal from 11:30am – 1:30pm, 20 drink tickets, cash bars, access to restrooms, and reserved seating from 11:00am through the end of the Air Show. These are available as complete tables only for $550.  If interested in purchasing a Red Hot VIP table other than via online at OwensboroTickets.com (perhaps by check as need to be invoiced), please e-mail [email protected].

Bulleit Bourbon Hangar Bar Tent – $5 Cover for Admission    Need a place to grab a beer or cocktail and enjoy a great view of the Air Show? Check out the Hangar Bar Tent located on the Convention Center loading dock! 21 and over ONLY.  Play giant Jenga and Plinko, plus there will be giveaways! Please note not guaranteed seating – there will be limited seating with high top tables (first come, first serve).

Parking Pass – $10  Event parking during the Owensboro Air Show will be $10 in the Convention Center parking lot.  You may purchase along with seating tickets online.  Processing fee will apply for the parking pass.  Parking pass day of event will be cash only.


Purchase tickets online at OwensboroTickets.com for Saturday here.

Purchase tickets online at OwensboroTickets.com for Sunday here.


No outside food, beverage  or chairs can be brought into the event.


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2019 Owensboro Air Show Downtown Riverfront Downtown Riverfront

Sep 15 @ 6:32 pm – 7:32 pm
2019 Owensboro Air Show Downtown Riverfront @ Downtown Riverfront | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Sat. & Sun., September 14th & 15th, 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm

All eyes will be on the skies over the Ohio River in downtown Owensboro as performers showcase vintage warbirds, aerobatic demonstrations, and military jets.  Coming back to headline this year’s show are the U.S. Air Force Viper Demo Team joined by the following performers: B-25 Mitchell Bomber, Army Heritage Sky Soldiers bringing their AH-1 Cobra and UH-1 Huey helicopters, variety of jets including a Northrop F-5, F-86 Sabre and MIG 17.  Also, Team Aeroshell returns in their famed T-6 Texan Aircrafts, Kevin Coleman Red Bull air racer, Phillips 66 Aerostars, Billy Werth in his Pitts bi-plane, Noah Watts Skydiving, A-1 Skyraider, and Flagship Detroit DC-3.

Be sure to see the spectacular events on Friday afternoon and evening at the Owensboro Regional Airport.  Visit the Owensboro Air Show website for complete details for the show and all the information you need to know!

 

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Sep
21
Sat

5th Annual Art & Music Festival Daviess County Public Library

Sep 21 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
5th Annual Art & Music Festival @ Daviess County Public Library | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Enjoy an afternoon filled with art and music at the Daviess County Public Library on September 21st from noon till 4:00 PM for the 5th Annual Art & Music Festival in the DCPL in The Garden.  This family affair event will feature many returning artists, Rex Robinson, Visual Art Center, IArt Studio, Sean Wallace Windows of Opportunity, and Michael Cantrell Comic Artist.  Afternoon will include Yoga demonstrations by Alicia Watts and plenty of delicious food vendors!  Special guest speaker will be Pamela Smith Wright.  

 

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Sep
26
Thu

12th Annual Bronze Buffalo Festival Owensboro Museum of Fine Art

Sep 26 all-day
12th Annual Bronze Buffalo Festival @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The 12th Annual BUFFALO PAINTOUT, an en plein air event, will be presented Sept. 26 – 28 in Owensboro, KY.  The three-day event will be highlighted by an exhibition and artists’ reception at the museum on Saturday, Sept 28, where MERIT AND PURCHASE AWARDS will be presented for winning entries during the museum’s annual Buffalo Festival Gala, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Registration on or before Sept. 15 is $20/$35 after Sept. 15
To Register follow this link:
http://omfa.us/wp/buffalo-paintout-registration/

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Sep
27
Fri

12th Annual Bronze Buffalo Festival Owensboro Museum of Fine Art

Sep 27 all-day
12th Annual Bronze Buffalo Festival @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The 12th Annual BUFFALO PAINTOUT, an en plein air event, will be presented Sept. 26 – 28 in Owensboro, KY.  The three-day event will be highlighted by an exhibition and artists’ reception at the museum on Saturday, Sept 28, where MERIT AND PURCHASE AWARDS will be presented for winning entries during the museum’s annual Buffalo Festival Gala, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Registration on or before Sept. 15 is $20/$35 after Sept. 15
To Register follow this link:
http://omfa.us/wp/buffalo-paintout-registration/

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Sep
28
Sat

12th Annual Bronze Buffalo Festival Owensboro Museum of Fine Art

Sep 28 all-day
12th Annual Bronze Buffalo Festival @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The 12th Annual BUFFALO PAINTOUT, an en plein air event, will be presented Sept. 26 – 28 in Owensboro, KY.  The three-day event will be highlighted by an exhibition and artists’ reception at the museum on Saturday, Sept 28, where MERIT AND PURCHASE AWARDS will be presented for winning entries during the museum’s annual Buffalo Festival Gala, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Registration on or before Sept. 15 is $20/$35 after Sept. 15
To Register follow this link:
http://omfa.us/wp/buffalo-paintout-registration/

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Tri-State Pickle Festival Yellow Creek Park

Sep 28 all-day
Tri-State Pickle Festival @ Yellow Creek Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The Owensboro Pickleball Association will hold the inaugural Tri-State Pickle Festival on Saturday, September 28th at Yellow Creek Park.  The festival will included a variety of attractions for the family with a free concert in the evening featuring winner of season 11 of “The Voice”, Sundance Head.  Special guests include Troy Miller, Alonzo Pennington and WildSky.

Pickle Festival activities include the Pickle 5K in the morning, a competition for the largest grown pickle or cucumber, as well as a pickle juice chug.  Bounce houses, food trucks, craft vendors and carnival rides will be set up throughout the festival site.

“Owensboro Idol” singing competition for ages 16 and over will be held on the small stage, judged by Ron Rhodes and Joe Bird of Eyewitness News!  The week prior on September 21st will be the first Pickle Pageant  with the winners being a huge part of the Pickle Festival.  Watch for announcements and updates!

Pickle Festival will have something for everyone to enjoy a fantastic day in a festival setting in Daviess County’s beautiful Yellow Creek Park just a short distance from downtown Owensboro!  Stay tuned for more announcements and check out the website frequently for all updates!  

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Octoberfest! Trunnell's Farm Market

Sep 28 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Octoberfest! @ Trunnell's Farm Market | Utica | Kentucky | United States

This unique festival celebrates the fall season and everything farming! This is an event for the whole family. Come climb aboard all the farming equipment (parents bring your camera). The children can enjoy the Family Fun Acre, play Farm Scene Investigation, get lost in the Interactive Corn Maze, visit the Animal Barnyard and pet the animals, hayrides to the pumpkin patch, face painting, Trunnell’s Characters and Hero appearances throughout the Day, pumpkin sculpting and contest, pumpkin painting, great food, caramel apples, and more “Absolutely Farmtastic Fun!”

Checkout Trunnell’s website for all the family fun events for the Fall!

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Sep
29
Sun

Octoberfest! Trunnell's Farm Market

Sep 29 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Octoberfest! @ Trunnell's Farm Market | Utica | Kentucky | United States

This unique festival celebrates the fall season and everything farming! This is an event for the whole family. Come climb aboard all the farming equipment (parents bring your camera). The children can enjoy the Family Fun Acre, play Farm Scene Investigation, get lost in the Interactive Corn Maze, visit the Animal Barnyard and pet the animals, hayrides to the pumpkin patch, face painting, Trunnell’s Characters and Hero appearances throughout the Day, pumpkin sculpting and contest, pumpkin painting, great food, caramel apples, and more “Absolutely Farmtastic Fun!”

Check out Trunnell’s Family Fun Acre for more family fun events for Fall!

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Oct
5
Sat

33rd Farm Festival Lampkin Farm

Oct 5 all-day
33rd Farm Festival @ Lampkin Farm | Philpot | Kentucky | United States

33rd Annual Farm Festival takes place October 5 & 6 at Lampkin Farm, 8284 Short Station Road, Philpot, KY

Bring your antiques tractors, engines and equipment, antique trucks and cars for two days of family fun!

  • Kiddie Rides
  • Inflatables
  • Power Parade Each Day
  • Slow Race, Tractor Contest
  • Tractor Pulls
  • Concessions featuring Daviess County Beef Producers
  • Free Craft and Flea Market

Directions:  Go east on Owensboro on Hwy 54, 2 miles past Philpot, KY to Karns Grove Road, the follow the signs!!

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Oct
6
Sun

33rd Farm Festival Lampkin Farm

Oct 6 all-day
33rd Farm Festival @ Lampkin Farm | Philpot | Kentucky | United States

33rd Annual Farm Festival takes place October 5 & 6 at Lampkin Farm, 8284 Short Station Road, Philpot, KY

Bring your antiques tractors, engines and equipment, antique trucks and cars for two days of family fun!

  • Kiddie Rides
  • Inflatables
  • Power Parade Each Day
  • Slow Race, Tractor Contest
  • Tractor Pulls
  • Concessions featuring Daviess County Beef Producers
  • Free Craft and Flea Market

Directions:  Go east on Owensboro on Hwy 54, 2 miles past Philpot, KY to Karns Grove Road, the follow the signs!!

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Oct
19
Sat

Reid’s Apple Festival 2019 Reid's Orchard

Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Reid's Apple Festival 2019 @ Reid's Orchard | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Reid’s Apple Festival is an event that has something for the whole family.  Reid’s Apple Festival draws people from the community and many neighboring states.  With more than 20 food booths, 100 crafts booths, various entertainment, demonstrations and carnival rides you’ll surely find something to do.  

The festival was named a Top 10 events by the Kentucky Tourism Council and a Top 20 event by the southeast Tourism Society which covers eleven states. 

Save the dates on your calendar: 

Saturday, October 19th-10am-6pm; Sunday, October 20th-12pm-6pm

If interested in a booth for handmade crafts contact [email protected]

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Oct
20
Sun

Reid’s Apple Festival 2019 Reid's Orchard

Oct 20 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Reid's Apple Festival 2019 @ Reid's Orchard | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Reid’s Apple Festival is an event that has something for the whole family.  Reid’s Apple Festival draws people from the community and many neighboring states.  With more than 20 food booths, 100 crafts booths, various entertainment, demonstrations and carnival rides you’ll surely find something to do.  

The festival was named a Top 10 events by the Kentucky Tourism Council and a Top 20 event by the southeast Tourism Society which covers eleven states. 

Save the dates on your calendar: 

Saturday, October 19th-10am-6pm; Sunday, October 20th-12pm-6pm

If interested in a booth for handmade crafts contact [email protected]

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Oct
26
Sat

“A Night with Buck Commander” Special Guest Jason Aldean Whittaker Guns

Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm
"A Night with Buck Commander" Special Guest Jason Aldean @ Whittaker Guns | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Country Music Superstar, Jason Aldean, will join “A Night With Buck Commander” hosted by Willie Robertson as headliner of an acoustic concert on Saturday, October 26.  The event will take place at Whittaker Guns located in West Louisville.  Jason Aldean will be joined in concert country artist, Tyler Farr.  

“A Night With Buck Commander” is a part of Whittaker’s fifth annual Guntoberfest held at Whittaker’s on October 25th & 26th.  Robertson, of Duck Dynasty, will be joined by the show’s crew of Adam LaRoche, Tom Martin and Ryan Langerhans.  

This show is going to be HUGE!  Tickets go on sale August 23 and will be sold exclusively at Whittaker Guns, 6976 West Louisville Lane.  General admission will be $50 each, with a limited number of VIP for $100.

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Jun
24
Wed

2020 ROMP Fest Yellow Creek Park

Jun 24 – Jun 27 all-day
2020 ROMP Fest @ Yellow Creek Park

The 16th annual ROMP Festival is in the books.  Thank you for joining our celebration of the roots and branches of bluegrass music!  ROMP serves as the primary fundraising event for the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum, a nonprofit organization. We’d like to take a moment to thank the hundreds of volunteers, street teams, community partners, sponsors, artists, and countless others who make this event possible.  ROMP 2020 is set for June 24-27.  

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