Kirk Hired For New Position At CVB

Owensboro Public Schools public information officer Dave Kirk has been hired by the Owensboro Daviess County Convention and Visitors Bureau to be in charge of destination management. Kirk will work in a team setting to use a digital platform to promote Owensboro. “I’m very excited to take on this new position where I’ll be telling…

Kentucky Tourism is Growing

According to the Kentucky’s Tourism Arts and Heritage Cabinet, “Kentucky tourism grew another 5 percent in 2016 with an economic impact of $14.5 billion.” The Kentucky Bluegrass, Blues, & Barbecue Region had an economic impact of $591.3 million in 2016. Check out the article in the Lane Report called Tourist Season Goes Year Round in…

6 Inside Tips for the Owensboro Air Show

The 2017 Owensboro the Air Show is on Sept. 23 and 24 (1-4 p.m. each day) over the Owensboro, Kentucky, riverfront. The event is free, so join the fun! If you have never attended the air show or just want the best experience possible, here are six insider tips to help you out: #1 The…

X-Fest 2017 to Feature Black Stone Cherry

They say you can’t go home again…but Kentucky rockers Black Stone Cherry are returning to the Bluegrass state during X-Fest on Saturday, November 18 at 7:30 p.m. at the Owensboro Convention Center. Black Stone Cherry has released five critically acclaimed albums, including most recently Kentucky, the quartet’s first release for Mascot Records. They have produced…

OwensboroSportscenter.com Launched

In an exciting step towards enhancing the customer experience, the brand new Owensboro Sportscenter website at OwensboroSportscenter.com is now live, fully responsive and mobile friendly. Our goal with this new website is to provide our visitors an easier way to learn about upcoming events, venue information, and more. It’s fast and functional for whether you’re…

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 OwensboroTickets.com, 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…