Top 3 Things to Do This Weekend: May 14-16

Live music, dinner and a show, and drinks with friends all weekend long? Yes, please!   Bark in Style Check out the 4th Annual Bark in Style Fashion show at Green River Distillery Co. at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 15. Bark in Style is a unique experience combining the latest clothing and trends at…

Friday After 5 Returns

Long Friday nights filled with friends, family and fun are back! Friday After 5 will return on May 21 for an exciting opening night. The first weekend of Friday After 5 is “Owensboro Night.”   This special kick-off night has a stacked performance schedule; each stage will feature something different whether it’s rock & roll,…

Dan Tyminski – Back to Bluegrass

Whether you listen to bluegrass or not, Dan Tyminski has one of the most recognizable voices in the music industry. Tyminski has touched nearly every corner of the music industry, but he’s best known for playing alongside Alison Krauss in her band Union Station. Having received 14 Grammy Awards, one CMA award, and 11 IBMA…

Lacy Green – The Nashville Singer

Lacy Green is a talented Nashville-based singer/songwriter being featured in the upcoming event at the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum. Lacy is one of three artists that will perform in the monthly writer’s round called “The Nashville Songwriter”. This month’s event will take place on March 18 at 7 p.m. and will also…

Kentucky State Fiddle Championship

With last year’s concerts and the ROMP festival cancelled, we’re overdue for some rompin’ and stompin’ around Owensboro. Thankfully, The Bluegrass Museum and Hall of Fame and museum is delivering just that! 2021 marks the 47th Kentucky State Fiddle Championship in its new home in Owensboro. The competition has been held in a variety of…

Top Two Things To Do In Owensboro This Weekend: November 13-15

2020 Kraftucky Arts and Crafts Expo Everyone loves a good craft or holiday decoration and the Kraftucky Arts and Crafts Expo at the Owensboro Convention Center is the perfect place to find both!  On Friday, Nov. 13 to Sunday Nov. 15, shop your holiday heart out at this unique venue. Find unique handmade creations in…

Top Two Things To Do In Owensboro This Weekend: September 25-27

Symphony Stroll COVID-19 might have cancelled The Owensboro Symphony’s regular season of indoor concerts, but it hasn’t stopped their creativity.  On September 25 from 6-8 p.m., catch a free concert throughout the riverfront.  Symphony members will be scattered along the riverfront performing varying pieces of music, including brass quintets, string quintets, and an ensemble that…

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…

Joslin video goes viral

Chris Joslin, executive director of the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum, played the national anthem on his banjo at the 2A Basketball Championships at the Owensboro Sportscenter.  The Hall of Fame and Visit Owensboro later posted a video of the performance to Facebook which quickly went viral.  At the time of the Messenger-Inquirer…

Red Hot Chilli Pipers

Bagpipes.  Rock music.  A sizzling hot live performance.  It’s the Red Hot Chilli Pipers!  A 9-piece ensemble consisting of pipers, guitarists, keyboards, and drummers who have been rocking the world from New York to Beijing and everywhere in between with a passion for pipes that will leave you breathless.  See them perform live at our…