2018 International Bar-B-Q Festival

Attention all Bar-B-Q lovers:  The 2018 International Bar-B-Q Festival is almost here!  Head downtown on May 11 and 12 to cheer on the fierce competition, enjoy the non-stop entertainment like the most famous competitive eater who’s ever lived, Joey “Jaws” Chestnut and of course eat some Bar-B-Q!  The International Bar-B-Q Festival is the preview to…

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Top 3 Things to Do This Weekend in Owensboro: April 20-22

OSO’s Cosmic Convergence Music and science will be masterfully combined as Troy Quinn and the Owensboro Symphony Orchestra return to the stage of RiverPark’s Cannon Hall on Saturday, April 21, 2018 for their final performance of the season.  Cosmic Convergence will transport the audience to the edge of the universe through a full-sensory experience. Combine…

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Kentucky bourbon debuts

O.Z. Tyler Distillery will join state’s bourbon trail June 1 Earl Hewlette, CEO of Terressentia Corp., had waited a decade for Thursday — the day he was able to sell a bottle of Kentucky bourbon for the first time. Terressentia’s O.Z. Tyler Distillery, which is producing 70,000 barrels of bourbon a year in Owensboro, finally…

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Beatles vs. Stones

Ah, the age-old debate: who’s the greatest rock band in history?  Now you can decide for yourself on Monday, April 23 at the RiverPark Center as they host “Beatles vs. Stones”.  The two bands will face off in a high-energy, adrenaline-pumping musical showdown that’s sure to make you “Twist and Shout”.  The Fab Four, represented by…

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Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: April 13-15

RiverPark Center’s 25th Anniversary Celebration The Owensboro RiverPark Center invites you to join the 25th Celebration of providing performing arts to the tristate area. The event begins at 7 p.m. on Saturday, April 14.  The RiverPark Center 25th Anniversary Celebration will feature award-winning pianist, Jim Brickman.  This exciting evening will also include performances by Goldie Payne,…

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City will host new tourneys

Owensboro has landed the inaugural Kentucky 2-A Championships for basketball, baseball, softball, volleyball and soccer. “It’s a very big deal,” Jared Bratcher, sports marketing director for the Owensboro-Daviess County Convention & Visitors Bureau, said Wednesday. The action begins Jan. 18-20, 2019, with eight teams from across Kentucky competing in the boys’ 2-A basketball championship at…

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RiverPark Center 25th Anniversary Celebration

The beautiful downtown Owensboro RiverPark Center invites you to join the 25th Celebration of providing performing arts to the tristate area. The event begins at 7 p.m. on Saturday, April 14.  The RiverPark Center 25th Anniversary Celebration will feature award-winning pianist, Jim Brickman.  This exciting evening will also include performances by Goldie Payne, The International Bluegrass…

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