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!
The Chamber’s premier event, the Rooster Booster Breakfast, is the first Thursday of every month at 7:30 a.m. at the Owensboro Convention Center. Spend the first hour of your day enjoying a delicious breakfast while networking and listening to important issues pertinent to national, state and local business and government leaders.
Reservations for the breakfast can be made by calling the Chamber by noon day before (270) 926-1860.
Owensboro Museum of Fine Art will present its second 2019 free art camp June 4-7. Motorsports Art Camp will feature the design and painting of a car to be raced during Owensboro’s Motorsports Festival held August 2-4. The car being painted will be provided through a partnership with the Motorsports Festival Committee which will also include a display of professional cars during the camp sessions with visits from the drivers of these cars. The drivers will discuss the mechanics of race cars and provide stories about the sport of racing.
The museum has been selected as a site for the free feeding program provided by the Owensboro Public Schools and will serve meals at both the morning and afternoon sessions. Camp session for children ages 6 to 10 is from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. with breakfast being served at 8:30 a.m. Ages 11 to 16 will meet from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. with lunch served at 12:30 p.m.
Registration for the camp is required by phoning or emailing the museum at 270 685-3181 or [email protected]. The registration deadline is Friday, May 31.
Experience great Bluegrass Music during Open Jam, the first Thursday evening each month!
Fun time for “jammers” to join in with fellow musicians!
Doors open at 5:30 pm, musicians begin at 6 pm and usually jam until around 9 pm.
The Bluegrass Museum is open during this time! Museum Admission: $12 Adults; $10 Seniors/Military; $8 Youth
Jam is FREE for spectators and jammers!
On Thursday, June 6th, join us from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm for a free showing of The Unknowns, a documentary film about the volunteers from the U.S. Army’s most elite ceremonial unit and the training cycle they endure to honor fallen soldiers.
Special Guest: Tomb Guard Justin Bickett, Badge #533, served at the Tomb from 2004-2007