Top Things To Do In Owensboro This Weekend: September 29-1

The Ultimate Queen Celebration Starring Marc Martel The man himself who provides much of Freddie Mercury’s voice in the Bohemian Rhapsody is taking his show to Owensboro on September 29 at 7 p.m. at the Owensboro RiverPark Center.  MARC MARTEL has forged a unique and diverse career for himself. He started his own Queen tribute…

Green River Distilling Co. – A Must-See Kentucky Distillery

Travel & Leisure, the world’s preeminent travel and leisure magazine, named Green River Distilling Co. one of 12 must-see Kentucky distilleries in their recent article, “12 Kentucky Distilleries All Bourbon Lovers Should Visit”. Green River Distilling Co. joins iconic Kentucky distilleries including Jim Beam and Woodford Reserve Distillery. “It’s always an honor to get named…

Terry Bradshaw’s Kentucky Straight Bourbon

When you hear the name Terry Bradshaw, you likely think of the Pittsburgh Steelers star quarterback who led the team to win the Super Bowl four times between 1975 and 1980. You may also know him now as one of the most iconic sports analysts on broadcast television. Regardless of how you know him, you…

Green River Distilling Co. featured in ‘The Bourbon Review’

ollowing its recent rebranding, The Green River Distilling Company has been featured in “The Bourbon Review,” one of the most popular whiskey-themed publications in the world. The publication called the distillery a “long weekend bourbon escape.”  The Bourbon Review’s newsletter details The Green River Distilling Company’s rebirth in returning to its original location, which originated…

The Bourbon Review Calls Owensboro A Great Bourbon Weekend Escape

One of the most popular bourbon publications in the world, The Bourbon Review says the Owensboro is the perfect bourbon themed weekend escape.   Kentucky’s fourth largest city ranks even higher on charm, adventure, and we’re sure it’s the best bourbon-inclusive getaway destination you can plan to visit right now.  Owensboro, Kentucky is, from the…

Bourbon Trail drew 1.7 million in 2019

Last year, the Kentucky Bourbon Trail and its companion Kentucky Bourbon Trail Craft Tour drew 1.7 million visitors from around the world, including 5,308 who toured Owensboro’s O.Z. Tyler Distillery.  Owensboro’s numbers are expected to grow even more as Duke Spirits prepares to launch its John Wayne Experience featuring memorabilia from the iconic western film…

‘Kentucky’s Music City’

CVB wins honors for rebranding   For the second year in a row, Visit Owensboro has won top honors for marketing at the recent Kentucky Travel Industry Association’s annual conference.  The new International Bluegrass Hall of Fame and Museum, annual ROMP music festival, and recent selection as one of the top 10 music cities in…

O.Z. Tyler Making John Wayne Bourbon

Yep, that John Wayne. The Duke, the greatest cowboy of them all.  He has a bourbon and man it tastes good.  So, what’s this partnership all about?  Well, Owensboro’s O.Z. Tyler, one of the most innovative bourbon distilleries in the world has been selected to craft Duke Spirits’ bourbon and rye.  But wait, it gets better. …

CVB creating ‘Storytellers’ program

There’s always something to do in Owensboro– spread the word!  Visit Owensboro is working to launch a special program they’re calling “Owensboro Storytellers”, a program to train frontline workers around Owensboro in hospitality and how to best share the city’s story with visitors.  Officials in Owensboro have worked hard to create an environment fun for…

CVB, O.Z. Tyler, Miller House, Hall of Fame, partnership highlights Owensboro to larger market

The communal powers of bourbon have created a unique partnership between Visit Owensboro, O.Z. Tyler Distillery, Miller House, and the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum.  The Bourbon Review, the most popular bourbon publication in the world, is helping to market an Owensboro-themed campaign across its website and email platforms.  Already, banner ads in…