Bill Engvall Dinner & Show

Looking for the perfect event to celebrate Valentine’s Day?  Look no further than the Owensboro Convention Center to make it a night out with dinner and a show!  Grammy nominated comedian Bill Engvall will perform his new stand-up routine at the Owensboro Convention Center on Friday, February 15 at 7:30 p.m.  He’s the voice behind…

West KY Boat & Outdoor Show

Owensboro, Kentucky—The West Kentucky Boat & Outdoor Show is coming to the Owensboro Convention Center on February 1-3 as the latest expansion to the show in Western Kentucky. Show hours are Friday, 4 p.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event is family-friendly and…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: Jan 25-27

Your Perfect Day Wedding Show 2019 Need help planning your wedding? Come to the Your Perfect Day Wedding Show on Sunday, January 27 from noon to 4 p.m. at the Owensboro Convention Center!  Explore the vendors, sample food from caterers to help you plan your menu, plus meet with wedding planners, florists, DJ’s, photographers, and…

Greater Ohio Valley Pickleball Invitational

If you’re as curious as me about the new sport taking over the courts, the Greater Ohio Valley Pickleball Invitational is the perfect place to check out the hype!  This pickleball tournament is a three-day event from Friday to Sunday, February 8-10 at the Owensboro Convention Center.    Pickleball is a game played indoor or…

Cheers to 2019 – 4 Ways to Spend New Year’s Eve in Owensboro

Looking for something special to celebrate the New Year? Whatever you’re looking for – ball drops, live music, family entertainment and fun for the kids, late night 21 and over events – Owensboro’s got you covered!   RiverPark Center The RiverPark Center’s sixth annual “Goldie’s New Year’s Eve Show” is set from 8 p.m. to…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: September 21-23

American Taekwando Association Regional Tournament Looking for something different this weekend?  Check out the American Taekwando Association Regional Tournament on Saturday, Sept 22 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Owensboro Convention Center.  Taekwondo students will be coming from all over the United States to compete!  Each competitorr, ages 3 to 93 of all ranks,…

CVB Expecting 700 travel professionals to attend November convention

The Owensboro-Daviess County Convention & Visitors Bureau is expecting 700 members of the Kentucky Travel Industry Association to be in Owensboro for its annual convention on Nov. 13-15. “These are travel professionals from all over the state,” Mark Calitri, president of the CVB, said this week. “We want to show them Owensboro.” Dave Kirk, the…

4,900 expected for OMG!con next weekend

An estimated 4,900 people from at least 14 states and two other countries — Canada and Estonia — will begin arriving in town Friday to turn Owensboro into “#OMGsboro.” OMG!con, a gathering of fans of cosplay (costumed play), anime, video gaming and table top-centered events, will feature three days of activities next weekend, including a…