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Jun
20
Thu

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Jun
25
Tue

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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Jun
26
Wed

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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Jun
27
Thu

ROMP Fest 2019 Yellow Creek Park

Jun 27 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 27 @ 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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Jun
28
Fri

ROMP Fest 2019 Yellow Creek Park

Jun 28 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 28 @ 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 28 @ 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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Jun
29
Sat

ROMP Fest 2019 Yellow Creek Park

Jun 29 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 29 @ 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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Jul
4
Thu

2019 Annual 4th Fest Celebration! Owensboro Convention Center

Jul 4 @ 4:00 pm – 10:30 pm
2019 Annual 4th Fest Celebration! @ Owensboro Convention Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Celebrate The 4th of July at the Owensboro Convention Center!

FREE Activities and Inflatables for Kids located inside the Exhibit Halls!  The fun gets underway at 6PM and closes at 9PM for the City of Owensboro’s All American 4th of July  fireworks display scheduled for approximately 9:15 PM.

Those who purchase tickets for seating at the Owensboro Convention Center will be able to have an Exclusive Session to the activities from 4PM until 6PM before it opens to the public.

Activities for younger children include the Bouncer Maze, Bucky’s Pirate Ship, and games such as the Duck Pond.  Older children can enjoy the Rock Wall and Spider Climb, Toxic Warrior Jump, Extreme Chaos Obstacle Course, and Extreme Dance Party!  *Note – waivers may need to be signed to participate in some of the activities.  

Concessions will also be available on site, so guests will have the opportunity to purchase delicious food and drinks such as pulled pork BBQ, pizza, hamburgers, cotton candy, and other favorites.

For guests wanting the best seats in town to view the City of Owensboro’s All American 4th of July fireworks display, and early exclusive access to the activities in the exhibit halls from 4PM to 6PM, tickets start at $9!

Exhibit Hall Terrace Seating – $9 per person or $80 for a Reserved Table of 8:  See website for description and details.

Pier Seating –$12 per person or $130 for a Reserved Table of 10:  See website for description and details.

Kentucky Legend Family Value 4 Pack –$50: . See website for description and details.

Red-Hot VIP (Third Floor with Buffet Dinner and Drink Tickets) – $450 per table  The Red Hot VIP: See website for description and details.

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All American 4th of July Celebration Owensboro Downtown Riverfront

Jul 4 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
All American 4th of July Celebration @ Owensboro Downtown Riverfront | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The City of Owensboro invites the region to downtown Owensboro’s riverfront to celebrate the All-American Fourth of July on Thursday, July 4. The annual celebration will include food vendors along Veterans Blvd and live music at McConnell Plaza throughout the evening. To cap off the evening, the skies above the Ohio River will light-up with the City’s largest fireworks display downtown with some of your favorite patriotic music at 9:15 pm. The City encourages guests to arrive early to set-up your lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy an evening full of entertainment for the entire family.

This is a free patriotic event for friends and families to come enjoy a freedom celebration!

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Jul
5
Fri

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

Jul 5 @ 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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Jul
10
Wed

2019 Daviess County Lions Club Fair Daviess County Fairground

Jul 10 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2019 Daviess County Lions Club Fair @ Daviess County Fairground | Philpot | Kentucky | United States

The 2019 Daviess County Lions Club Fair will have more shows, more attractions, free music and community fellowship! Save the dates. Fair dates are July 10th -13th, 2019.

Save The Date!  More Information Coming Soon!

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Jul
11
Thu

2019 Daviess County Lions Club Fair Daviess County Fairground

Jul 11 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2019 Daviess County Lions Club Fair @ Daviess County Fairground | Philpot | Kentucky | United States

The 2019 Daviess County Lions Club Fair will have more shows, more attractions, free music and community fellowship! Save the dates. Fair dates are July 10th -13th, 2019.

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Jul
12
Fri

2019 Daviess County Lions Club Fair Daviess County Fairground

Jul 12 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2019 Daviess County Lions Club Fair @ Daviess County Fairground | Philpot | Kentucky | United States

The 2019 Daviess County Lions Club Fair will have more shows, more attractions, free music and community fellowship! Save the dates. Fair dates are July 10th -13th, 2019.

Save The Date!  More Information Coming Soon!

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

Jul 12 @ 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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Jul
13
Sat

2019 Daviess County Lions Club Fair Daviess County Fairground

Jul 13 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2019 Daviess County Lions Club Fair @ Daviess County Fairground | Philpot | Kentucky | United States

The 2019 Daviess County Lions Club Fair will have more shows, more attractions, free music and community fellowship! Save the dates. Fair dates are July 10th -13th, 2019.

Save The Date!  More Information Coming Soon!

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Jul
19
Fri

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

Jul 19 @ 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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Jul
26
Fri

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

Jul 26 @ 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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Jul
27
Sat

Exile Performing at Daviess County Lions Club Fair Daviess County Fairgrounds

Jul 27 @ 8:00 pm
Exile Performing at Daviess County Lions Club Fair @ Daviess County Fairgrounds | Philpot | Kentucky | United States

Special Concert!

The Daviess County Lions Club Fair is sponsoring a special concert with “Exile” on Saturday,  July 27th at 8PM!   The concert will take place at the Fairgrounds with the gates and beer gardens opening at 5 PM, with Exile hitting the stage at 8 PM. Concessions will be provided by the Daviess County Lions Club including the on-site Beer Garden.  No coolers or outside beverage allowed.  Lawn chairs are permitted and limited bleacher seating will be available.

Tickets and more info are available at www.owensborotickets.com and the Daviess County Lions Club website. Children 13 and under admitted free with paid adult.  

 

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Aug
2
Fri

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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Aug
3
Sat

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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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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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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Aug
16
Fri

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

Aug 16 @ 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
17
Sat

Multicultural Festival 2019 First Presbyterian Church

Aug 17 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Multicultural Festival 2019 @ First Presbyterian Church | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Each year, on the 3rd Saturday of August, First Presbyterian Church hosts the Owensboro Multicultural Festival on their front lawn. The 21st Annual Multicultural Festival will be on August 17th, 2019, 11:00 am to 6:00 pm and is free for the whole community. We hope to foster the understanding and respect of our similarities and differences so that we may build a stronger community.

The festival includes entertainment with vocal and instrumental music, dance, storytelling, demonstrations, and traditional costume from around the world.  There will be informational booths prepared by individuals or groups in the community who are from or who have traveled throughout the world who will talk with you freely about their experiences.  Bring your appetite!  Included is a food court offering food from around the world. 

Mark this event on your calendar and visit the above website for details and information!

 

 

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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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