Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: December 20-22

Festival of Trees One of Owensboro’s oldest traditions, The Holiday Forest Festival of Trees exhibit, is open at the Owensboro Museum of Fine Art on November 9 and continues through December 31.  This exhibition features fifteen monumental Christmas trees designed to celebrate the traditions of holiday art and food.  These trees are created by local…

Owensboro Selected for Kentucky Scholastic 3D Archery State Indoor Championships

Owensboro Selected for KentuckyScholastic 3D Archery State Indoor Championships   Owensboro will host the 2019 Kentucky Scholastic 3D Archery State Indoor Championship at the Owensboro Convention Center on Feb 27 to March 1.  Over 500 archers from across the State of Kentucky are expected to compete for a state championship in their division and class.…

‘Kentucky’s Music City’

CVB wins honors for rebranding   For the second year in a row, Visit Owensboro has won top honors for marketing at the recent Kentucky Travel Industry Association’s annual conference.  The new International Bluegrass Hall of Fame and Museum, annual ROMP music festival, and recent selection as one of the top 10 music cities in…

Hall of Fame lands national PBS concert recording

In 2020, PBS will broadcast a historic concert featuring a range of up-and-coming and hall-of-fame bluegrass artists in an upcoming special called Bluegrass Now! The event, celebrating 75 years of the musical genre, will be filmed at the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum on December 19.  This unique opportunity comes after Brand USA…

Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: November 22-24

Christmas Parade The 2019 Owensboro-Daviess County Christmas Parade is Saturday, November 23 at 4:30 p.m.!  The theme for this year’s Christmas parade is “Christmas Memories” with an expected 120 floats and other entries, making it the first and the largest Christmas parade in the tristate area. Vendors, Christmas floats, music and even Santa Claus will…

Airport receives makeover through CYP partnership

With renovations taking off, the Owensboro Airport is ready for the runway!  The Chamber of Young Professionals along with Visit Owensboro partnered with the Owensboro-Daviess County Regional Airport to give the terminal a special makeover.  A recent reveal showed off the newest addition, a TV display transforming the wall above baggage claim into an insider…

Cody Johnson Concert

Enjoy a night out full of good friends, good music, and that classic country soul.  Cody Johnson is set to headline a three-act bill at the Owensboro Sportscenter on Friday, October 4 at 7:30 p.m. with special guests Tyler Booth and Carlton Anderson.   While selling out shows from coast to coast, Cody Johnson caught…

Three Unique Places To Shop In Owensboro

If you’re looking for an exciting shopping experience, Owensboro has it all. Whether its out of a store or a bus, we have you covered.    Barrbones is an online and mobile boutique based out of Owensboro. Whether you’re grunge or super girly, you’ll find something just for you here. This boutique is known for…

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…

A Local’s Guide To ROMP Takes Flight

The Airshow is always a fun event in Owensboro. People come in from all around to see the planes take flight on September 14th and 15th. At this year’s Airshow, performers like Team Aeroshell, F-16 Viper Demo Team, USAF Heritage Foundation, and trick pilot Kevin Coleman promise an exciting show. The F-16 Viper Demo Team…