Experience a real winter wonderland with Owensboro’s 12 Days of Christmas

The 12 Days of Christmas are coming to life this year, and it’s going to be lit (with Christmas lights, of course). Downtown Owensboro will be transformed into a north pole wonderland, bringing the riverfront to life every weekend with different holiday-themed activities from November 26 through December 19. For visitors and locals alike, this…

Experience the unique charm of Preservation Station during Holiday Market Day

Preservation Station’s One Day Holiday Market Day will take place on November 13 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., featuring over 100 vendors and a delicious restaurant buffet. First of all, Preservation Station is one of the coolest places in Daviess County because of the history behind its location. The 39,000 square foot building was formerly West…

Steven Curtis Chapman bringing the Christmas spirit to Owensboro with December show

Gospel Music’s most awarded artist, Steven Curtis Chapman, is coming to Owensboro for a live performance, and it’s a big deal. The five-time Grammy winner is recognized across the world for his faith-based music, and now Chapman is expanding on an already wide range of versatility with his newest Bluegrass album, “Deeper Roots: Where the…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: November 12-14

Sam Bush  One of the originators of progressive Bluegrass Music, or “Newgrass” if you’re in the know, Sam Bush will be performing live at the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum on Friday, November 12 from 7-8:30 p.m. A master of the mandolin, fiddle, banjo and guitar, there’s only one Sam Bush, and he’s…

Get the most out of your Thanksgiving weekend in Owensboro

Getting the entire family together for a holiday that’s framed by a huge, home cooked meal with a healthy side of chaos is tough. It’s wonderful, yes, but it can be exhausting. If you’re traveling for Thanksgiving, there’s usually a lot of down time that comes with the holiday weekend. Before and after the big…

Owensboro BBQ restaurants have you covered for holiday cooking

Here in Owensboro, where we live in BBQ paradise, sometimes we don’t feel like doing the Holiday cooking ourselves.  We order it from our local barbecue restaurants. In fact, our three most popular BBQ establishments make more than 10,000 pounds of side dishes for each holiday alone. And that’s just the sides! Can you imagine…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: November 5-7

The Guess Who This famous Canadian rock band has made a huge impact across all of North America, charting fourteen Top 40 hits in the U.S. and more than 30 in Canada. Singles such as “American Woman,” These Eyes” and “No Time” have become timeless classics enjoyed by those both young and old. Featuring a…

My Bluegrass Heart: A can’t miss concert in Owensboro

If you don’t know Béla Fleck’s music, you absolutely should, and this Owensboro event is the perfect time to get to know this multi award-winning musician. “My Bluegrass Heart” will take place at the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum on November 26 with not one, but two shows featuring some of the best…

Best last-minute Halloween costumes for kids

Listen, we’ve all been there. It’s Halloween weekend, and you realize your kids have nothing to wear. We try our best as parents, we really do. But when it comes to the holidays, things get a little crazy. And that’s when we find ourselves in those moments where, suddenly, it’s Sunday night, and your kiddo…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: October 29-31

OMG!con Halloween Party  The team at OMG!con is bringing one of the biggest parties in town to Owensboro during Halloween weekend from October 30-31 at the Owensboro Convention Center. The organization’s first mini-con event will feature tons of video gaming, costume and cosplay contests and an OMG! Halloween Ball like no other. There will be…