Josh Turner tickets on sale now

Tickets are now on sale to see Josh Turner live in concert at the Owensboro Convention Center on Oct. 13 at 8 p.m. All tickets are available online at, at the Owensboro Convention Center Box Office, or charge by phone at 270-297-9932. Additional processing fees apply to all ticket sales. Presented by Kentucky Legend®…

Kentucky Legend Expands Convention Center Partnership

Kentucky Legend® will hold a ribbon cutting for the unveiling of the new Kentucky Legend Pier on Thursday, July 6, 2017. The ceremony will commence at Noon CST on the Pier, which is located behind the Owensboro Convention Center.  Representatives from Kentucky Legend, a division of Specialty Foods Group, LLC will host the event to…

Owensboro Honored as Playful City USA Community

Smothers Park stretches six blocks along the Ohio Riverfront.

National non-profit KaBOOM! honored Owensboro with a 2017 Playful City USA designation for the second time. Playful City USA honors cities and towns across the country for putting the needs of families first so kids can learn, grow and develop important life skills. These communities are transforming ordinary places into playful spaces and using play as a solution to the challenges facing their residents.

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Josh Turner Coming to Owensboro Convention Center

  Multi-platinum MCA Nashville recording artist Josh Turner will be coming to town on Friday, October 13 at 8:00 p.m. VIP Reserved tickets to see Josh Turner at the Owensboro Convention Center are $45. Reserved tickets are $29. Turner is one of country music’s most recognizable hit-makers. With a rich, deep voice and distinctive style,…

Day of Darkness Owensboro Style

Music lovers crowd the Owensboro river front during Friday After 5

In Owensboro, Kentucky, we are stretching 2017’s Day of Darkness into a long weekend packed with events to celebrate the solar eclipse of Monday, Aug. 21.

Owensboro is located in the partial eclipse zone only 80 miles from the point of greatest eclipse near Hopkinsville, Kentucky. Owensboro will experience the effects of the eclipse from 11:56 a.m.-2:50 p.m. central time. The time of maximum eclipse in Owensboro is 1:25 p.m.

Owensboro’s weekend of events begins on Friday, Aug. 18, on the Owensboro riverfront.

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