Tri-State Pickle Festival

The Owensboro Pickleball Association will hold the inaugural Tri-State Pickle Festival on Saturday, September 28th at Yellow Creek Park.  The festival includes a variety of attractions for the family with a free concert in the evening featuring winner of season 11 of “The Voice”, Sundance Head, as well as special guests Troy Miller, Alonzo Pennington…

5th Annual Art & Music Festival

Join the Daviess County Public Library for a celebration of the arts!  On Saturday, September 21 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m., 25 local artists will fill the Reading Garden at the library with booths to display and sell their art.  Live music will be playing and some of the local favorite food trucks will…

Bluegrass Takes Flight

Friday through Sunday, September 13-15, all eyes will be on the skies over the Ohio River for the 2019 Owensboro Air Show!   And the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum will cap off Saturday night with downtown ROMP! Don’t miss your chance to get up close and personal to a wide range of…

River Valley Cluster Dog Show 2019

Who let the dogs out?  The River Valley Cluster Dog Show, sponsored by the Owensboro River City Kennel Club and Southern Indiana Kennel Club, returns during the third week of August at the Owensboro Convention Center in Owensboro, Kentucky.  Enjoy dog show events including all breed, rally/obedience, AKC owner handler, and B match Thursday, August…

Concert on the Lawn

Pack a picnic, put on comfy clothes, grab your friends and family, and head to the KWC front lawn for a FREE community concert by the Owensboro Symphony Orchestra on Saturday, August 17!  This year, the orchestra presents Concert on the lawn “Sports Orchestrated” themed “Salute to Sports” at 7 p.m. and all the other…

Hops on the Ohio

Prepare for an afternoon of music, brews and fun!  Hops on the Ohio is everyone’s favorite annual beer festival held at the RiverPark Center on August 3 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.  This event is a 4-hour tour of local Kentucky breweries and an exploration of the nation’s favorite brands.  Enjoy a day full…

Bourbon and Bluegrass Century Bike Ride

The fourth annual Bourbon & Bluegrass Century Bike Ride, presented by Bicycle Owensboro will take place on Saturday, August 3, 2019.  The ride benefits Dream Riders of Kentucky, Inc., a non-profit organization founded in 2003 that offers equine assisted activities and therapies to individuals of all ages who have special needs.  Along with the full…

USSSA Baseball Santa Championship

The USSSA Baseball Santa Championship, hosted by 3Up 3Down Events, is being played in Owensboro, Ky. at Jack C. Fisher and Panther Creek Park on Saturday and Sunday, July 13 and 14.  This event will host fifty-eight USSSA baseball teams ranging from 8U to 12U from four different surrounding states, bringing in an excess of…

What You Need To Know About ROMP

The 2019 ROMP Fest is almost here, and we’re itching with excitement!  The four-day music festival will take over Yellow Creek park on June 26-29, featuring iconic artists and Hall of Fame members Ricky Skaggs and Del McCoury among many others.  Click here for the full lineup.  What many don’t realize is that the fun…

2019 Dazzling Daylily Festival with Balloons Over the Garden

It’s almost time for the Western Kentucky Botanical Garden’s award-winning, flower-filled festival!  June 20-30, view thousands of blooming daylilies and celebrate the summer at Owensboro’s 10th annual daylily festival. With over 800 varieties of daylilies, daylily tours, hot air balloon rides, daylily dig beds, twelve themed gardens, children’s playhouse, a conservatory, artists, displays, music and…