MOGA

Since 2004 MOGA has brought world-class, internationally known geocaching competitions to the Midwest. Now in its 18th year, MOGA is growing and will venture south to the great state of Kentucky! Kentucky is one of the strangest places in the country with accounts of UFO’s, flying creatures, Lizard Men, werewolves, and goblins. But one stands…

Joshua Johnson – The Geocaching Vlogger

A secret, high-tech “treasure hunt” you never knew is right in front of you… With just an app on your phone and your own two feet, you can visit amazing locations, make new friends, and find awesome treasures. “You are a muggle,” says Joshua Johnson, laughing, “that’s what they call people who are not aware…

CVB turning to promotions to help fill hotels

Tournaments and conventions, the two cornerstones of Owensboro’s $220-million tourism economy, are both shut down by the coronavirus pandemic. So, the Owensboro-Daviess County Convention & Visitors Bureau is concentrating its efforts on bringing Holiday World visitors to town to spend the night and promoting Owensboro as a “staycation” destination for area families. Local hotels and…

CVB Continues To Bid For Business

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, Visit Owensboro continues to try to bring new events to Owensboro.  This time, bidding for  the international geocaching event called GeoWoodstock.  The event would bring an estimated 3000 people to Owensboro from all over the world in 2021.  Geocaching is a modern day treasure hunt where people use their mobile devices…