Lonestar

Known for merging their country roots with strong melodies and rich vocals, Lonestar, comprised of Richie McDonald (lead vocals), Michael Britt (lead guitar & backing vocals), Keech Rainwater (drums), and Dean Sams (keyboards & backing vocals), has amassed RIAA-certified sales in excess of ten million album units since their national launch in 1995, including one…

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.

Pigtails & Cowlicks 2021 Fall Children’s Consignment Sale

Pigtails & Cowlicks Children’s 2021 Fall Consignment Sale brings Owensboro and surrounding counties a weekend sale to shop from 425 families selling new or gently used items ALL for kids – from babies to teens!  Clothing, toys, furniture, books, baby gear, shoes, and more.  No Admission Fee to Shop! Open to the public!  We accept…

Top 3 Ways to Spend St. Patrick’s Day in Owensboro

Owensboro has plenty of restaurants and bars for you to choose from when you decide how to celebrate St. Patty’s Day. This year we all need to have a green beer and combine our collective “Irish” luck together wishing for health and the end to this pandemic!   Bar Louie Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at…

Hotels hard hit by pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic hit Owensboro on March 13 — Friday the 13th. “One hotel reported that they lost over $50,000 in future reservations,” Mark Calitri, president of the Owensboro-Daviess County Convention & Visitors Bureau, said a few days later. “That’s in one day! This type of news indicates to me that April results could be…

Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame Induction

Bluegrass lovers won’t want to miss this historic night of celebrating bluegrass artists and their music!  Jerry Douglas, one of the most awarded bluegrass artists in history, honors his heroes at the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum on Saturday, March 28 at 7 p.m.  This annual event honors the most recent inductees into…

The Circle of Life… A Lion’s Tale

Hakuna Matata!  Enjoy The Circle of Life…A Lion’s Tale, presented by the Owensboro Dance Theatre, at the RiverPark Center at 7 p.m. on Saturday, March 21. Dance into the wild with all your favorite characters, vibrant costumes, elaborate digital moving backdrops, and flying animals! This timeless tale tells the story of a lion who must…

Best Places to Christmas Shop

It’s that season again!  Check out a few of the best local shops in Owensboro and find something great to gift your family and friends this Christmas!   Integrity Shop for all your Christmas tree related needs at Integrity, a nursery, garden, and outdoor living company located at 1100 Burlew Blvd. in Owensboro.  During the…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: December 6-8

Holiday Stroll Kick-off the holiday season on Saturday, December 7 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Holiday Stroll!  The event includes Christmas caroling, an “Elf on the Shelf” scavenger hunt with a special prize, and the Christmas tree lighting in Smothers Park at 5 p.m.  Downtown Owensboro hosts the annual celebration, so you…

Shop Owensboro 2019

Why stress over Black Friday chaos and Cyber Monday stress when you can Shop Owensboro!  Shop Owensboro encourages people to shop at local businesses on November 30, the Saturday after Thanksgiving.  This day is dedicated to supporting the many small businesses and their owners around Owensboro and offering local shoppers some amazing deals!   Join…