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!
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.
KENTUCKY PERSPECTIVES, is an exhibition of more than one hundred works of art dating from the mid 1800’s to the early 21st century and presents a window on the widely diverse directions of Kentucky artists in the past 150 years.
A reception is schedule Friday evening, May 17 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Special guest will be Ted Franklin Belue, the noted Kentucky author and historian who will perform early Kentucky music and speak about the Commonwealth’s cultural traditions. Reservations to the event may be made by phoning or emailing the museum.
The exhibition will remain on view through July 14 and can be seen during regular museum hours Tuesday through Friday from noon to 5:00 p.m. and weekends 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
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!