Owensboro Multicultural Festival

Each year, on the 3rd Saturday of August, First Presbyterian Church hosts the Owensboro Multicultural Festival.  The 22nd annual Multicultural Festival will occur August 21, 2021, and is free for the whole community. We hope to foster understanding and respect for our similarities and differences so that we may build a stronger community.

Cork & Cuisine – Cinco de Mayo

A fiesta to remember!  Guests are invited to celebrate by enjoying five courses of Mexican-inspired dishes perfectly paired with wines and spirits at Cork & Cuisine – Cinco de Mayo at the Owensboro Convention Center!  (please see menu below) Special giveaways will also be part of the evening, including a bottle of each of the…

2021 Bar-B-Q Block Party

As vaccinations roll out and Owensboro begins to recover from Covid-19, we’re all looking to the warmer months for the return of our favorite events. One of Owensboro’s most beloved traditions, The International Bar-B-Q Festival, will look a little different this year. 2021 introduces the Bar-B-Q Block Party, a one-day event on May 8.  …

Owensboro Eats During Lent

There’s a time for meat (like Owensboro’s famous bar-b-q), and there’s a time for veggies. Visit Owensboro can help you find the latter, especially now that Lent is upon us. Catholic’s give up meat in exchange for fish, seafood, and vegetarian meals every Friday between Ash Wednesday and Easter. Whether you observe the religious season…

Best Outdoor Dining Restaurants In Owensboro

Now that restaurants are allowed to be open in Kentucky with a 33% indoor capacity and unlimited outdoor dining, what better time than to feature some of our favorite places to eat outside in Owensboro. The Miller House:  Not only does this incredible restaurant known for its southern cuisine and ridiculous stock of bourbon have…

Best Restaurant Options for a Stress-Free Christmas Dinner

Whether you’re planning the perfect holiday party or picking treats for the big Christmas day meal, Owensboro’s local restaurants offer some of the most delicious crowd pleasers to make your meal a little easier.   Sweet Potato Biscuits from The Miller House One of Owensboro’s most iconic restaurants, The Miller House is known for their…

Three Pumpkin Treats To Enjoy This Fall

Now that Fall is here, you might be craving  pumpkin treats. If so, you’re in luck. Great Harvest, Rolling Pin, and Lic’s have you covered. With temperatures dropping and pumpkin spice in the air, Fall is in full swing. Like always, Great Harvest has their amazing goodies, but now is the best time to try…

The Miller House among top bourbon bars in America

The Bourbon Review, a quarterly magazine that features all things bourbon, has once again named the Miller House among the top bourbon bars in America.  The Miller House, which opened in 2009, has grown their selection from 30 to 40 types of bourbon to over 700.  Downtown Owensboro is the ideal location as one of…

The Three Hidden Gems of Owensboro

Everyone in and around Owensboro assume that we are known for barbeque, but many have no idea about the little gems hidden right next to us.  Food trucks have been a phenomenon in Owensboro lately, and a lot of buzz has come from J’s Good Grub. J’s Cajun Ranch Fries are so good, they leave…

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

Something Rotten Something Rotten, a hilarious Broadway hit, takes to the RiverPark Center stage on Tuesday, February 26 at 7 p.m.  This musical comedy tells the story of two brothers, Nick and Nigel Bottom, as they rewrite the future of theatre and create the world’s very first musical!  This is a great show for the…