Christmas at Panther Creek

Daviess County Parks & Recreation will be putting on Christmas at Panther Creek for the 18th time this year. The holiday light display allows vehicles to drive through a large area of the park to see thousands of Christmas lights and outdoor decorations on display. The event begins on November 26th this year and runs…

Santa and The Grinch Photos

Following The People’s Christmas Parade, Ghostly Productions will host photo ops with Santa Claus and The Grinch. $10 will get you a Polaroid keepsake of your family with Santa and The Grinch as well as a cell phone photo or camera photo of your choice. 

Free Drive-Thru Live Nativity

Owensboro Cumberland Presbyterian Church will hold a live, drive-thru Nativity scene on December 18 and 19. Come celebrate the true meaning of Christmas from the comfort of your car. There will be a camel and various farm animals as part of the Nativity. 

Santa’s Sweets

Satisfy your holiday sweet tooth with some indulgent specialty treats from downtown restaurants and businesses. 

A Rocking Country Christmas

Terry Lee Ridley, Tiffany Lynn Puckett and The Million Dollar Band will be rocking the stage at Diamond Lake Resort for a Country Christmas Show. Call 270-229-4900 to get your tickets in advance for $12 or pay $15 at the door. 

Jacob Marley’s Christmas Carol

Theatre Workshop of Owensboro will present the holiday play, “Jacob Marley’s Christmas Carol,” December 10-19. This version of the story by Tom Mula takes a different look at the classic tale, telling the story from the viewpoint of the ghostly Jacob Marley. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. on Sunday.…

Christmas Tree Lighting and Dancing Lights Unveiling

Join us at 5 p.m.m for the annual lighting of the Smothers Park Christmas Tree. The brand new dancing lights will also be unveiled at Smothers Park. Holiday lights will transform the center portion of Smothers Park in downtown Owensboro into an interactive holiday light show. Every 15 minutes, lights will dance to a different…

Celebrate Christmas in the beautiful outdoors at Western KY Botanical Garden

Grab the kiddos for a family-friendly event this weekend at the Western Kentucky Botanical Garden—one of the prettiest places in the area! This weekend, children, music and crafting can come together at the Botanical Garden’s Christmastime Music & Crafting experience. This event will give kids ages 2-6 a very special way to celebrate Christmas in…