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Dec
7
Sat

5th Annual Care Net Reindeer Run/Walk Smothers Park Downtown Riverfront

Dec 7 @ 10:00 am
5th Annual Care Net Reindeer Run/Walk @ Smothers Park Downtown Riverfront | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Reindeer Dash Time:  9:30 a.m.

Reindeer Run Time:  10:00 a.m.

Come join us for the 5th Annual Care Net Reindeer Run/Walk on December 7, 2019 in Smothers Park at 10 AM.   This fun event is open to runners and walkers of all types.  So grab family members, friends, or co-workers and join the fun to kick off the Holiday Season!

New this year, The Reindeer Dash, for ages 7 and under, is a separate event starting at 9:30 a.m.  See registration website for details.

The race will be a timed event for the purposes of awarding winner divisions.  There will also be door prizes and best-dressed awards.  Participants are encouraged to come dressed in Christmas attire (ugly sweaters, Santa hats, bells, fun socks, etc.).  Visit with Santa, enjoy hot chocolate, and win prizes as we kick off the Christmas season.

The Reindeer Run/Walk entry fee of $25 includes a long sleeve t-shirt and entry for door prize drawings.  Visit RunSignUp.com for registration details and deadlines.

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Dec
15
Sun

Harlem Globetrotters Fan-Powered Tour in Owensboro Owensboro Sportscenter

Dec 15 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Harlem Globetrotters Fan-Powered Tour in Owensboro @ Owensboro Sportscenter | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The Harlem Globetrotters are coming to the Owensboro again this winter. Their world tour will be at the Owensboro Sportscenter at 2 p.m. Dec. 15.  Fans get ready for a chance to get close to the team’s stars with their brand new Fan-Powered World Tour!  At each Globetrotter game, there will be over 20 opportunities before, during and after to directly interact with the team!

The Harlem Globetrotters roster showcases some of the most thrilling athletes in the world, including Big Easy Lofton, Ant Atkinson, Hi-Lite Bruton, Hammer HarrisonThunder LawBull BullardFirefly Fisher, and Cheese Chisholm – plus female stars TNT ListerTorch George, and more.

Prior to every performance, fans can secure a ticket to Magic Pass, the Globetrotters’ exclusive pregame event. Magic Pass gives fans access to the stars of the team, an opportunity to learn tricks, shoot hoops and take pictures on the court. After each game, fans can participate in a free autograph session.
 
Tickets start at $20 and will go on sale on Thursday, September 12 at 10:00 AM and will be available at harlemglobetrotters.com, OwensboroTickets.com, the Owensboro Convention Center Box Office or by phone at 270-297-9932.  Additional processing fees apply to all ticket sales.  For more information, please visit harlemglobetrotters.com.

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Jan
2
Thu

ACO Major Cornhole Tournament Owensboro Convention Center

Jan 2 all-day
ACO Major Cornhole Tournament @ Owensboro Convention Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

ACO Owensboro Major Season 15,  Cornhole Tournament hosted by the Owensboro Convention Center with $3,500 in prize money.

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, January 1, 2020 at 11:59pm, register online www.americancornhole.com.  

SCHEDULE: Friday, January 2, 2020

Doors Open at 11:00AM

NOON – Blind Draw Division

4:00PM – Seniors and Womens

5:00PM – Juniors (must be AAU members as well as ACO members)

7:00PM – Coed Doubles (may start before other divisions are completed)

SCHEDULE: Saturday January 3, 2020

Gates Open at 8:30AM

10:00AM – World Singles

4:00PM – World Doubles (may start before World Singles is completed)

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Jan
3
Fri

ACO Major Cornhole Tournament Owensboro Convention Center

Jan 3 all-day
ACO Major Cornhole Tournament @ Owensboro Convention Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

ACO Owensboro Major Season 15,  Cornhole Tournament hosted by the Owensboro Convention Center with $3,500 in prize money.

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, January 1, 2020 at 11:59pm, register online www.americancornhole.com.  

SCHEDULE: Friday, January 2, 2020

Doors Open at 11:00AM

NOON – Blind Draw Division

4:00PM – Seniors and Womens

5:00PM – Juniors (must be AAU members as well as ACO members)

7:00PM – Coed Doubles (may start before other divisions are completed)

SCHEDULE: Saturday January 3, 2020

Gates Open at 8:30AM

10:00AM – World Singles

4:00PM – World Doubles (may start before World Singles is completed)

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Feb
7
Fri

West Kentucky Boat & Outdoor Show Owensboro Convention Center

Feb 7 all-day
West Kentucky Boat & Outdoor Show @ Owensboro Convention Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

West Kentucky Boat & Outdoor Show in the Owensboro Convention Center

February 7-9, 2020 – Family Friendly – Free Admission

Show Dates & Times:

Friday, February 7— 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday, February 8 — 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sunday, February 9 — 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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Feb
8
Sat

West Kentucky Boat & Outdoor Show Owensboro Convention Center

Feb 8 all-day
West Kentucky Boat & Outdoor Show @ Owensboro Convention Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

West Kentucky Boat & Outdoor Show in the Owensboro Convention Center

February 7-9, 2020 – Family Friendly – Free Admission

Show Dates & Times:

Friday, February 7— 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday, February 8 — 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sunday, February 9 — 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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Feb
9
Sun

West Kentucky Boat & Outdoor Show Owensboro Convention Center

Feb 9 all-day
West Kentucky Boat & Outdoor Show @ Owensboro Convention Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

West Kentucky Boat & Outdoor Show in the Owensboro Convention Center

February 7-9, 2020 – Family Friendly – Free Admission

Show Dates & Times:

Friday, February 7— 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday, February 8 — 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sunday, February 9 — 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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Mar
14
Sat

Wendell Foster Half Marathon Smothers Park

Mar 14 @ 7:30 am
Wendell Foster Half Marathon @ Smothers Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The second annual Wendell Foster Half Marathon presented by Owensboro Health will take place on Saturday, March 14, 2020, which will offer a flat and fast route of Owensboro, Kentucky. The 13.1-mile race will be fully supported including some full and partial road closures. The race will start and finish on the riverfront by beautiful Smothers Park, which offers 3 signature fountains, an award-winning playground and stunningriverfront views.

Late March offers cooler temperatures, perfect for the half marathon distance. There will be water stations conveniently placed along the course and the race will be professionally timed. Huge finisher medals will be given to those that complete the course. Plus, prize money will be awarded to the top competitors.

Come to friendly Owensboro, Kentucky and support our mission of empowering people with disabilities!

Please visit www.wendellfoster.org/special-events/ for detailed information on how to register, course, awards, schedule, volunteer, packet pick up and much more!  

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Jul
24
Fri

Annual Golf Scramble-Girls Inc. Owensboro Country Club

Jul 24 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Annual Golf Scramble-Girls Inc. @ Owensboro Country Club | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Girls Inc. invites you and your team to play in the Annual Girls Inc. Golf Scramble at the Owensboro Country Club on Friday, July 24, 2020.  This 18-hole, 4 person team scramble promises to be an eventful day filled with great golf, food, and refreshments.  Shotgun start at 9am!  

There will be other opportunities throughout the day to win great prizes, including closest to the hole contests, longest putt, and straightest drive.  Take time to bid on many of the outstanding items in the silent auction, items donated by generous business sponsors!  

Please call Girls Inc. (270) 684-7833 for more information.  More details coming!  

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