Green River Distilling Co. named one of Top 10 Bourbon Tours in KY

When it comes to the best bourbon tours in Kentucky, Owensboro’s Green River Distilling Co. ranks at the top of the list. According to The Travel – a blog that covers travel-related topics across the entire globe – Green River Distilling is one of the top 10 bourbon distilleries in the entire state to visit.…

Where to celebrate New Year’s Eve in Owensboro

It’s safe to say that the past couple of years have not been the smoothest of rides, so looking ahead to the new year holds a lot more meaning these days. Whether the 2022 year will be better, worse or about the same as 2021 has yet to be seen, but that doesn’t mean you…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: December 3-5

Holiday Market Featuring all things holiday-themed, this downtown shopping experience will have everything you need (or want!) for the Christmas season. From clothing to home décor and ornaments to wreaths, the Owensboro Convention Center’s Holiday Market will last THREE full days this weekend! The first 100 people who show up Saturday will receive a free…

Visit Owensboro launches Santa’s List

As a part of the City of Owensboro’s 12 Days of Christmas events, Visit Owensboro is launching Santa’s List.  The list which is a 4×6 card has all of the events which are a part of the 12 Days of Christmas.  Not only does it serve as a list of the events, you also can…

Visit Owensboro Wins Prestigious Tourism Awards

The team at the Owensboro Daviess County Convention and Visitors Bureau earned three Traverse Awards for Excellence in Kentucky marketing at the Annual Kentucky Travel Industry Association’s Gala. The CVB earned silver place for its Burger Week campaign in the COVID-19 Community Support & Engagement category.  Burger Week was responsible for driving sales for local…

Owensboro’s public art tour one of the best in the Midwest

Owensboro has been a city focused on the arts for decades, and the Owensboro Museum of Fine Art has rolled out a new method of making sure that reputation sticks. Highlighting the 21 different public art displays across downtown Owensboro and beyond, the OMFA’s River Artes tour brochure provides photos, maps and information about each…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: November 26-28

Shop Owensboro   Powered by Independence Bank, Shop Owensboro is kicking off this weekend on Saturday, November 27. However, the event–which focuses on supporting local businesses–will run through December 4 for a full week! The Greater Owensboro Chamber of Commerce has pulled all the stops to make the event fun and festive. On Saturday at 9…

Christmas in the Country

There are a ton of family-friendly holiday events happening on the outskirts of Owensboro city limits this year, so we put together a list of some of the best ways to spend Christmas in the Country. From Christmas light displays to parades to fresh-cut trees, Daviess County is throwing down this holiday season, and we…

Keep it local with Shop Owensboro

Grab your most comfortable pair of shoes, your shopping list and your credit card because Shop Owensboro 2021 is going to be bigger than ever this year. For those who don’t know, Shop Owensboro kicks off on Small Business Saturday (November 27) to support local businesses across Owensboro and Daviess County. Shop Owensboro will run…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: November 19-21

Festival of Trees  It’s hard to fit everything that makes this event amazing into a short paragraph, but here goes! First of all, this is the Owensboro Museum of Fine Art’s 45th Annual Holiday Forest Festival of Trees, so the exhibit has a ton of historic relevance. Secondly, this year’s theme will reflect folk art…