45th Annual Holiday Forest Festival of Trees

More than a dozen monumental Christmas trees, designed and decorated by area artists, floral designers and cultural organizations, interpret the exhibition ART FROM THE HEART. A Preview Gala will take place on November 13 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Art From the Heart

An exhibition that features the museum’s collection of the work of some of the most prominent native artists of the mid-to-late 20th century working outside the academic tradition. A Preview Gala takes place on November 13 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Consummate Craftsman II

This exhibition, designed to showcase the region’s major artists working in three-dimensional media, includes objects in clay, glass, metal, fiber, wood, and mixed media. The exhibit will run from August 8th to October 24 of 2021.

Art By the Stars

A unique evening featuring an exhibition and auction of works by a roster of “non-artist” business leaders, educators, and elected officials created with the help of the community’s outstanding artists. The event will be complemented with performances by local musicians.

Glorious Glass

This event runs from 5/8 to 7/18.   An exhibition of 19th and 20th c. Art Glass from the museum’s Permanent Collection featuring a collection of 250 glass “whimsies” as well as selections from the museums collection of 20th c. Studio Art Glass.

Top Two Things To Do In Owensboro This Weekend: October 9-11

Live On The Banks Saturday night is music night in downtown Owensboro.  Live On The Banks is a free music series brought to you by the City of Owensboro.  Rack’em Leon will be performing at the Overlook stage.  Emma Brown will hold it down at the Allen Street Gazebo.  Both shows start at 7 p.m.…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: February 28- March 1

Owensboro will host the 2020 Kentucky Scholastic 3D Archery State Indoor Championship at the Owensboro Convention Center on Friday, February 28 through Sunday, March 1.  Over 500 archers from across the state of Kentucky will compete for the state championship in their division and class.  The public is encouraged to come to this event and cheer…

2019 Kraftucky Arts & Crafts Expo

The 6th annual Kraftucky Arts & Crafts Expo is Friday through Sunday, November 8-10 at the Owensboro Convention Center!  Just in time for the holidays, shop unique handmade creations in jewelry, clothing, pottery, décor, woodwork, and much more!  Shop ‘til you drop from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.…

Artist begins Kentucky Mirror Mosaic replacement project

We are sprucing up the city!  The Kentucky Mirror Mosaic, one of Owensboro’s most recognizable landmarks, is undergoing a makeover which is hoped to be revealed before Christmas.  Commercial artist Gary Bielefeld, who created the original art installation 36 years ago, will be leading the restoration of the mosaic that welcomes those entering the city…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: September 27-29

Mandolin Orange Enjoy a night full of warmth and mystery with the North Carolina duo, Mandolin Orange.  Mandolin Orange will perform at the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum on Saturday, September 28 at 7 p.m.  The folk group is known for their intimate music that’s allotted them fans across the country.  Doors open…