Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: April 23-25

Spring is officially here, and we’ve got some of the best sports and entertainment to get you outside and keep you busy!   Western Kentucky Botanical Garden Annual Plant Sale Spring gardening is easier than ever this year! The Western Kentucky Botanical Garden Annual Plant Sale will be an online event this year with sales…

Green River Distilling Co. – A Must-See Kentucky Distillery

Travel & Leisure, the world’s preeminent travel and leisure magazine, named Green River Distilling Co. one of 12 must-see Kentucky distilleries in their recent article, “12 Kentucky Distilleries All Bourbon Lovers Should Visit”. Green River Distilling Co. joins iconic Kentucky distilleries including Jim Beam and Woodford Reserve Distillery. “It’s always an honor to get named…

Friday After 5 Returns

Long Friday nights filled with friends, family and fun are back! Friday After 5 will return on May 21 for an exciting opening night. The first weekend of Friday After 5 is “Owensboro Night.”   This special kick-off night has a stacked performance schedule; each stage will feature something different whether it’s rock & roll,…

 Jenny Tolman – The Secret of Jennyville

Jenny Tolman was born and raised in Nashville, TN, setting the stage for her love for music. Tolman is one of three spectacular singer/songwriters featured in the upcoming second installment of The Nashville Songwriter series at the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum on Thursday, April 15 at 7 p.m. All of the artists…

Kentucky Fried Pickin’ Bluegrass Jam Festival

Get out your banjos, fiddles and mandolins –– it’s almost time for the fourth annual Kentucky Fried Pickin’ Bluegrass Jam Festival.  This is a free event and it’s happening Thursday through Saturday, April 29 through May 1 at the Holiday Inn Owensboro Riverfront.    The all-night jam sessions are back! We had to skip last…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: April 9-11

Dan Tyminski Grammy Award Winner Dan Tyminski will perform two shows at the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum on Saturday, April 10 at 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. Tyminski has left his mark on bluegrass music playing guitar and mandolin for Alison Krauss and Union Station since 1994. His voice famously accompanies George…

Boro Brawl Nationals

The Boro Brawl is a national wrestling competition held on April 10 and 11 at the Owensboro Convention Center, Owensboro’s state-of-the-art facility with over 100,000 sq. ft. of space. The event will run from 9 a.m. on April 10 to 5 p.m. on April 11. Click here to see the complete schedule of events. All…

5 Ways to Have A Fun Staycation in Owensboro

Spring break is almost here, and we know you’re itching to get out of the house. Skip the risk and have the perfect staycation right here in Owensboro. Who wants long car rides, overpriced food and cranky kids anyway? Whether you need fun for the whole family or excitement for a night out, we’ve got…

Dan Tyminski – Back to Bluegrass

Whether you listen to bluegrass or not, Dan Tyminski has one of the most recognizable voices in the music industry. Tyminski has touched nearly every corner of the music industry, but he’s best known for playing alongside Alison Krauss in her band Union Station. Having received 14 Grammy Awards, one CMA award, and 11 IBMA…

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

The weather is warming up just in time for some fun spring activities. Get the family together and enjoy a variety of entertainment this weekend in preparation for Easter!   Egg-ceptional Ester Egg Hunt & Bunny Fun Head to Trunnell’s Farm Market & Fun Acre for the Egg-Ceptional Egg Hunt & Bunny Fun from 11…