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Feb
7
Fri

Greater Ohio Valley Pickleball Invitational Centre Court

Feb 7 all-day
Greater Ohio Valley Pickleball Invitational @ Centre Court | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Greater Ohio Valley Pickleball Invitational, February 7-9, 2020 at Centre Court, 2965 Bittel Road, Owensboro, KY 42301

This is a USAP sanctioned tournament with age skill levels. Come and join in the fun filled weekend of Pickleball.

Tickets available at www.pickleballtournaments.com.

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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

Greater Ohio Valley Pickleball Invitational Centre Court

Feb 8 all-day
Greater Ohio Valley Pickleball Invitational @ Centre Court | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Greater Ohio Valley Pickleball Invitational, February 7-9, 2020 at Centre Court, 2965 Bittel Road, Owensboro, KY 42301

This is a USAP sanctioned tournament with age skill levels. Come and join in the fun filled weekend of Pickleball.

Tickets available at www.pickleballtournaments.com.

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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

Greater Ohio Valley Pickleball Invitational Centre Court

Feb 9 all-day
Greater Ohio Valley Pickleball Invitational @ Centre Court | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Greater Ohio Valley Pickleball Invitational, February 7-9, 2020 at Centre Court, 2965 Bittel Road, Owensboro, KY 42301

This is a USAP sanctioned tournament with age skill levels. Come and join in the fun filled weekend of Pickleball.

Tickets available at www.pickleballtournaments.com.

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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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Feb
15
Sat

Bull Bash with Junction Creek Band & “Kid’s Day” Owensboro Sportscenter

Feb 15 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Bull Bash with Junction Creek Band & "Kid's Day" @ Owensboro Sportscenter | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Saturday, February 15th, Doors Open 6 PM – Event at 7 PM

Sunday, February 16th, Doors Open 1PM – Event at 2 PM “Kid’s Day” 

Owensboro get ready for 2,000 pounds of PURE  POWER!  The 2020 “Bull Bash and Junction Creek Band” tour comes to the Owensboro Sportscenter!  It’s big and bad man versus pro bull riding.  Buckle up and see why they call it “the toughest 8 seconds on Earth, astonishing rides, unexpected wrecks and dangerous raging bulls.  Plus breathtaking bull fighters!  

Two monster shows, Saturday at 7PM and Sunday “Kids Day” at 2PM.  Don’t miss the country sounds of Junction Creek Band!  There will be a complete Championship Event each day, America’s toughest bull riders battling muscle bound bulls in the toughest show on Earth!  

Purchase online here at OwensoroTickets.com.
VIP – Reserved – Wooden Chair-Backs: $25
Seating is assigned and Reserved seating in the Wooden Chair-Backs (Sections JJ-VV).
Adult – General Admission: $17
Kids (Ages 3-12) – General Admission: $11
General Admission is first come, first seated. 

 

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Feb
16
Sun

Bull Bash with Junction Creek Band & “Kid’s Day” Owensboro Sportscenter

Feb 16 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Bull Bash with Junction Creek Band & "Kid's Day" @ Owensboro Sportscenter | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Saturday, February 15th, Doors Open 6 PM – Event at 7 PM

Sunday, February 16th, Doors Open 1PM – Event at 2 PM “Kid’s Day” 

Owensboro get ready for 2,000 pounds of PURE  POWER!  The 2020 “Bull Bash and Junction Creek Band” tour comes to the Owensboro Sportscenter!  It’s big and bad man versus pro bull riding.  Buckle up and see why they call it “the toughest 8 seconds on Earth, astonishing rides, unexpected wrecks and dangerous raging bulls.  Plus breathtaking bull fighters!  

Two monster shows, Saturday at 7PM and Sunday “Kids Day” at 2PM.  Don’t miss the country sounds of Junction Creek Band!  There will be a complete Championship Event each day, America’s toughest bull riders battling muscle bound bulls in the toughest show on Earth!  

Purchase online here at OwensoroTickets.com.
VIP – Reserved – Wooden Chair-Backs: $25
Seating is assigned and Reserved seating in the Wooden Chair-Backs (Sections JJ-VV).
Adult – General Admission: $17
Kids (Ages 3-12) – General Admission: $11
General Admission is first come, first seated. 

 

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Feb
28
Fri

2020 Kentucky Scholastic Archery State Indoor Championship Owensboro Convention Center

Feb 28 all-day
2020 Kentucky Scholastic Archery State Indoor Championship @ Owensboro Convention Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Owensboro will host the 2020 Kentucky Scholastic 3D Archery State Indoor Championship at the Owensboro Convention Center on Friday, February 28, 2020 thru Sunday, March 1, 2020.  Over 500 archers from across the state of Kentucky will compete for the state championship in their division and class.  Also, the archers will compete for the Kentucky Indoor Shooter of the Year which is based on competition points earned during indoor regional tournaments that will be combined with their indoor state score.

The event is open to the public and we encourage people to come to the Owensboro Convention Center with their children to watch archers from across the state compete in one of the fastest growing sports.

 

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Boogity, Boogity, Boogity-An Evening with Darrell Waltrip RiverPark Center

Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm
Boogity, Boogity, Boogity-An Evening with Darrell Waltrip @ RiverPark Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Boogity, Boogity, Boogity…..An Evening With Darrell Waltrip, February 28, 2020 at 7:00 PM

NASCAR Hall of Fame member Darrell Waltrip is a master storyteller and entertainer.  Voted NASCAR’s most popular driver twice, Darrell has had a racing career like no other. The Daytona 500 winner has been featured in the Pixar movie CARS as well as Will Ferrell’s movie Talladega Nights. Now in his World Premier theater production Darrell shares the greatest stories from NASCAR’s greatest era. Waltrip’s production features video and stories that will make you feel like you’re behind the wheel.

Tickets are now on sale by calling the RiverPark Box Office (270) 687-2770 or available online OwensboroTickets.com.

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Feb
29
Sat

2020 Kentucky Scholastic Archery State Indoor Championship Owensboro Convention Center

Feb 29 all-day
2020 Kentucky Scholastic Archery State Indoor Championship @ Owensboro Convention Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Owensboro will host the 2020 Kentucky Scholastic 3D Archery State Indoor Championship at the Owensboro Convention Center on Friday, February 28, 2020 thru Sunday, March 1, 2020.  Over 500 archers from across the state of Kentucky will compete for the state championship in their division and class.  Also, the archers will compete for the Kentucky Indoor Shooter of the Year which is based on competition points earned during indoor regional tournaments that will be combined with their indoor state score.

The event is open to the public and we encourage people to come to the Owensboro Convention Center with their children to watch archers from across the state compete in one of the fastest growing sports.

 

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An Evening with Pete Rose, The Hit King Ohio County High School, Hwy 232 North

Feb 29 @ 7:30 pm
An Evening with Pete Rose, The Hit King @ Ohio County High School, Hwy 232 North | Beaver Dam | Kentucky | United States

“An Evening with Pete Rose Live” presented by the Beaver Dam Tourism Commission will be Saturday, February 29th at Ohio County High School in Beaver Dam, KY. 

Fans will be treated to exciting and interesting stories from Pete, also known as “The Hit King”,  about his life & career in baseball, as well as a “Who’s Who” regional sports panel asking Pete questions.  Peter Edward “Pete” Rose, Sr. also known by his nickname “Charlie Hustle”, is a former professional baseball player and manager. Rose played in Major League Baseball from 1963 to 1986, and managed from 1984 to 1989.

Rose, a switch hitter, is the all-time MLB leader in hits (4,256), games played (3,562), at-bats (14,053), singles (3,215), and outs (10,328). He won three World Series rings, three batting titles, one Most Valuable Player Award, two Gold Gloves, the Rookie of the Year Award, and also made 17 All-Star appearances at an unequaled five different positions (second baseman, left fielder, right fielder, third baseman, and first baseman). Rose won both of his Gold Gloves as an outfielder in 1969 and 1970.

200 VIP tickets are available that include reserved seats closest to the stage, a pre-show Meet n Greet reception with Pete, a photo with ‘The Hit King,’ and an Official Rawlings Baseball Signed by Pete Rose. Additional reserved and general admission seating is also available. Ticket prices range from $19.50 to $99.50 and go on sale Wednesday, December 18, at 7AM CST.  

 

 

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Mar
1
Sun

2020 Kentucky Scholastic Archery State Indoor Championship Owensboro Convention Center

Mar 1 all-day
2020 Kentucky Scholastic Archery State Indoor Championship @ Owensboro Convention Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Owensboro will host the 2020 Kentucky Scholastic 3D Archery State Indoor Championship at the Owensboro Convention Center on Friday, February 28, 2020 thru Sunday, March 1, 2020.  Over 500 archers from across the state of Kentucky will compete for the state championship in their division and class.  Also, the archers will compete for the Kentucky Indoor Shooter of the Year which is based on competition points earned during indoor regional tournaments that will be combined with their indoor state score.

The event is open to the public and we encourage people to come to the Owensboro Convention Center with their children to watch archers from across the state compete in one of the fastest growing sports.

 

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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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Mar
20
Fri

9th Annual Living on the Edge ISI Invitational Recreational Team Competition The Edge Ice Center

Mar 20 all-day
9th Annual Living on the Edge ISI Invitational Recreational Team Competition @ The Edge Ice Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The staff of the Edge Ice Center, the members of the Owensboro Figure Skating Club, and the City of Owensboro’s Parks & Recreation Department invite you to the attend the 9th Annual Living on the Edge ISI Invitational Recreational Team Competition.  This prestigious competition takes place at The Edge Ice Center Friday, March 20th thru Sunday, March 22nd.  Entry deadline is February 14, 2020.

The event schedules will be posted on the competition website at least one week prior to the competition. Events will begin the evening of March 20 if needed.  All skaters may pick up their competitor packets on Friday, March 20 during practice sessions, and again on Saturday throughout the day.

See the above website for detailed information for all competition information, forms, updates and local hotel information.  

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Mar
21
Sat

9th Annual Living on the Edge ISI Invitational Recreational Team Competition The Edge Ice Center

Mar 21 all-day
9th Annual Living on the Edge ISI Invitational Recreational Team Competition @ The Edge Ice Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The staff of the Edge Ice Center, the members of the Owensboro Figure Skating Club, and the City of Owensboro’s Parks & Recreation Department invite you to the attend the 9th Annual Living on the Edge ISI Invitational Recreational Team Competition.  This prestigious competition takes place at The Edge Ice Center Friday, March 20th thru Sunday, March 22nd.  Entry deadline is February 14, 2020.

The event schedules will be posted on the competition website at least one week prior to the competition. Events will begin the evening of March 20 if needed.  All skaters may pick up their competitor packets on Friday, March 20 during practice sessions, and again on Saturday throughout the day.

See the above website for detailed information for all competition information, forms, updates and local hotel information.  

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2020 Color Blast 5K! Moreland Park

Mar 21 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
2020 Color Blast 5K! @ Moreland Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

2020 Color Blast 5k is March 21, 2020, Moreland Park, 8:00 am
Register online now at RunSignUp.com

The Color Blast 5k is a fun family run/walk color celebration to recognize the positive impact individuals with special needs have on our lives, to acknowledge their abilities, and help spread awareness! 

The Color Blast 5k is brought to you by four Owensboro non-profits, Puzzle Pieces, GRADSA, Dream Riders of KY, and Team Karlie, whose common mission’s are to support and enhance the quality of life of those with disabilities.  Your participation in this event will 100% directly benefit theses host organizations. 

The objective of the 5K event: participants wear white (don’t forget to have fun with it using headbands, tall socks, tutus, anything white) and along the run/walk route participants will be showered with a safe and non-toxic COLORED POWDER at each mile marker. The color fun continues to the After Party involving a FOAM finish.  We encourage families, schools, church groups, and friends to get involved in this non-competitive 5K event to have fun and support a great cause!

A FUN START AND FINISH!!   Don’t miss the opportunity to join in our colorful fun for a great cause!  

Students are $15.00 and adults are $25.00 until March 2nd then the discount ends and adults will be  $35.00, 5 and under are free but do not receive a shirt or powder (if you want them to have these item please register as a student)  For packet pickup information and full race details see/www.colorblast5k.org/

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Mar
22
Sun

9th Annual Living on the Edge ISI Invitational Recreational Team Competition The Edge Ice Center

Mar 22 all-day
9th Annual Living on the Edge ISI Invitational Recreational Team Competition @ The Edge Ice Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

The staff of the Edge Ice Center, the members of the Owensboro Figure Skating Club, and the City of Owensboro’s Parks & Recreation Department invite you to the attend the 9th Annual Living on the Edge ISI Invitational Recreational Team Competition.  This prestigious competition takes place at The Edge Ice Center Friday, March 20th thru Sunday, March 22nd.  Entry deadline is February 14, 2020.

The event schedules will be posted on the competition website at least one week prior to the competition. Events will begin the evening of March 20 if needed.  All skaters may pick up their competitor packets on Friday, March 20 during practice sessions, and again on Saturday throughout the day.

See the above website for detailed information for all competition information, forms, updates and local hotel information.  

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Mar
28
Sat

BPA Spring Baseball Tournament Panther Creek Park

Mar 28 – Mar 29 all-day
BPA Spring Baseball Tournament @ Panther Creek Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Saturday, March 28th & Sunday, March 29th, 2020

BPA start of Spring Baseball Tournament playing at Panther Creek Park, 5160 Wayne Bridge Road.

Come on out to the beautiful Panther Creek Park and support your team!

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Apr
4
Sat

USSSA Hippitty Hop Baseball Panther Creek Park

Apr 4 – Apr 5 all-day
USSSA Hippitty Hop Baseball @ Panther Creek Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

USSSA Hippitty Hop Baseball 

Saturday, April 4th and Sunday, April 5th 

Panther Creek, 5160 Wayne Bridge Road, Owensboro, KY 42301

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Apr
11
Sat

Game 7 Baseball Panther Creek Park

Apr 11 – Apr 12 all-day
Game 7 Baseball @ Panther Creek Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Game 7 Baseball will be play Saturday, April 11th and Sunday, April 12th

Location:  Panther Creek Park, 5160 Wayne Bridge Road, Owensboro, KY 42301

Come support your team at the beautiful Panther Creek Park!  

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Apr
18
Sat

Owensboro United Spring Cup Thompson Berry Soccer Comples

Apr 18 all-day
Owensboro United Spring Cup @ Thompson Berry Soccer Comples | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Owensboro United will host its 2020 Spring Cup the weekend of April 18 and April 19, 2020. 

The tournament will be played at the Thompson Berry Soccer Complex at 1 Carter Road in Owensboro.

Please see the Owensboro United Soccer Club website for detailed information and schedule.

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Apr
19
Sun

Owensboro United Spring Cup Thompson Berry Soccer Comples

Apr 19 all-day
Owensboro United Spring Cup @ Thompson Berry Soccer Comples | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Owensboro United will host its 2020 Spring Cup the weekend of April 18 and April 19, 2020. 

The tournament will be played at the Thompson Berry Soccer Complex at 1 Carter Road in Owensboro.

Please see the Owensboro United Soccer Club website for detailed information and schedule.

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Jun
13
Sat

Cardboard Boat Building and Races Diamond Lake Resort

Jun 13 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Cardboard Boat Building and Races @ Diamond Lake Resort | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Cardboard Boat Building and Races!!!  Hope much fun!! 

Diamond Lake Resort, June 13th

Build a boat and enter it into our Cardboard Boat Races!  This event has been a huge crowd pleaser in the past years, and it’s back this year. Build you boat early or when you get to Diamond Lake Resort.  

Rules are available at the office, call for information and times!  Great family fun either watching or participating!

 

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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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Aug
14
Fri

Owensboro HydroFair English Park, Owensboro Convention Center, Smothers Park to the Blue Bridge

Aug 14 all-day
Owensboro HydroFair @ English Park, Owensboro Convention Center, Smothers Park to the Blue Bridge | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Owensboro HydroFair returns to Owensboro on Friday, August 14, 2020 thru Sunday, August 16, 2020

This exciting event will start on Friday, August 14th, with hydroplane testing from 1 pm-5 pm.  The qualifying races will be 10 am- 4 pm on Saturday, August 15th and Sunday, August 16th from 10 am-12 pm.  Championship Races will begin Sunday at 1 pm till 4 pm, it’s going to a thrilling event with great hydroplane racing!

Hydrofair will consist of about 50- hydroplanes separated into seven classes.  Speeds will range from 110 to more than 170 miles per hours.  The race course will be an oval-shaped loop between the Blue Bridge and English Park, a track of 1.25 miles, and drivers will cycle the track four times.

Attendees will have free seating planned throughout Smothers Park and along the downtown riverfront.  Reserved seating will be available to purchase at the start/finish line near the Owensboro Convention Center.  Also, a ticketed area planned at English Park will enable fans to view the hydroplane teams in the pit areas. 

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Aug
15
Sat

Owensboro HydroFair English Park, Owensboro Convention Center, Smothers Park to the Blue Bridge

Aug 15 all-day
Owensboro HydroFair @ English Park, Owensboro Convention Center, Smothers Park to the Blue Bridge | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Owensboro HydroFair returns to Owensboro on Friday, August 14, 2020 thru Sunday, August 16, 2020

This exciting event will start on Friday, August 14th, with hydroplane testing from 1 pm-5 pm.  The qualifying races will be 10 am- 4 pm on Saturday, August 15th and Sunday, August 16th from 10 am-12 pm.  Championship Races will begin Sunday at 1 pm till 4 pm, it’s going to a thrilling event with great hydroplane racing!

Hydrofair will consist of about 50- hydroplanes separated into seven classes.  Speeds will range from 110 to more than 170 miles per hours.  The race course will be an oval-shaped loop between the Blue Bridge and English Park, a track of 1.25 miles, and drivers will cycle the track four times.

Attendees will have free seating planned throughout Smothers Park and along the downtown riverfront.  Reserved seating will be available to purchase at the start/finish line near the Owensboro Convention Center.  Also, a ticketed area planned at English Park will enable fans to view the hydroplane teams in the pit areas. 

More details and updates will be posted as the information is available!  Check back OFTEN and be sure to SAVE THIS DATE!

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Aug
16
Sun

Owensboro HydroFair English Park, Owensboro Convention Center, Smothers Park to the Blue Bridge

Aug 16 all-day
Owensboro HydroFair @ English Park, Owensboro Convention Center, Smothers Park to the Blue Bridge | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Owensboro HydroFair returns to Owensboro on Friday, August 14, 2020 thru Sunday, August 16, 2020

This exciting event will start on Friday, August 14th, with hydroplane testing from 1 pm-5 pm.  The qualifying races will be 10 am- 4 pm on Saturday, August 15th and Sunday, August 16th from 10 am-12 pm.  Championship Races will begin Sunday at 1 pm till 4 pm, it’s going to a thrilling event with great hydroplane racing!

Hydrofair will consist of about 50- hydroplanes separated into seven classes.  Speeds will range from 110 to more than 170 miles per hours.  The race course will be an oval-shaped loop between the Blue Bridge and English Park, a track of 1.25 miles, and drivers will cycle the track four times.

Attendees will have free seating planned throughout Smothers Park and along the downtown riverfront.  Reserved seating will be available to purchase at the start/finish line near the Owensboro Convention Center.  Also, a ticketed area planned at English Park will enable fans to view the hydroplane teams in the pit areas. 

More details and updates will be posted as the information is available!  Check back OFTEN and be sure to SAVE THIS DATE!

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