Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: June 21-23

2019 Dazzling Daylily Festival The Western Kentucky Botanical Garden’s annual festival filled with flowers and fun begins this weekend on Thursday, June 20!  Enjoy thousands of blooming daylilies and fun activities in the garden through June 30.  Saturday, June 22, don’t forget to celebrate the main event featuring Artists in the Garden, children’s activities, food…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: June 14-16

Art by the Stars The Museum of Fine Art hosts “Art by the Stars”, a unique gala benefit for the museum on Saturday, June 15 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.  The evening will feature an exhibition and auction of works of art by a roster of “nonartists” known as “stars”, made up of business…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: June 7-9

OMG!con The largest video game expo of any anime event is returning again to storm the Owensboro Convention Center on June 7-9.  This annual three-day event brings together anime, video games, tabletop, and general fandom for a weekend of fun and excitement.  There will be special guests such as voice actors and artists, dealers for…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: May 31 – June 2

Owensboro Area Quilters Guild The KY National Guard Armory hosts the Owensboro Area Quilters Guild on Saturday, June 1 at their location on 3300 Tamarack Road, Owensboro from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  The group will show over 120 full-size traditional and contemporary art quilts.  The show also features guest speaker DeLoa Jones, a noted…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: May 24-26

Memorial Day Celebration and Golf Cart Rodeo Owensboro’s Diamond Lake Resort hosts it’s popular Memorial Day Celebration and the all-time favorite “Golf Cart Rodeo” on Saturday, May 25!  Start the day off with a touching flag raising ceremony in front of the Pit Shop Grill.  Are you good at driving blindfolded?  Test your driving skills…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: May 17-19

Joe Ford Day The Joe Ford Nature Center celebrates Joe Ford, Owensboro’s favorite naturalist and nature man nicknamed “The Answer Man”, on Saturday, May 18 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Joe Ford Day is a free event for the whole family, complete with face painting, and popcorn.  You can also enjoy nature as Joe…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: May 10-12

2019 Bar-B-Q Festival The 2019 International Bar-B-Q Festival fires up May 10 and 11 for another year of fierce competition, non-stop entertainment like the most famous competitive eater who’s ever lived, Joey “Jaws” Chestnut and, some of the best Bar-B-Q in the world!  Attendees can try some burgoo and Bar-B-Q sandwiches from the cooking teams…

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

Riders In The Sky in Concert Take a journey out west with Riders In The Sky In Concert at the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum on Saturday, May 4 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.   For more than forty years, Riders In The Sky has led the way in Western music, a genre pioneered by…

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

Annual Plant Sale – Western Kentucky Botanical Garden The Western Kentucky Botanical Garden hosts the Annual Plant Sale Saturday, April 27 from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m., celebrating over 20 years of educating and sharing nature’s beauty with the community!  This year’s sale will be held at the Senior Community Center of Owensboro-Daviess County, formerly the…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: April 19-21

Owensboro Symphony Fantasy Takes Fiery Flight Watch the Owensboro Symphony Orchestra take flight with special quest Fabiola Kim on Saturday, April 20 at 7 pm. at the RiverPark Center, featuring songs that culminate a season full of the best in classical, film, and popular music.  Ticket prices start at just $10 for students.  Click here…