“Street Legends” Car Show

Since 2007, this annual event has been voted one of the top 20 events in the South Eastern United States, and has become one of the premiere automotive events in the tri-state area. As many as 600 cars will be on display! With lots of fun and entertainment for the entire family, plan to spend…

NSA Girl’s Fastpitch Central World Series

July 14 – July 18, 2021 (Wednesday through Sunday) Ages:   Class “C” 10u – 12u – 14uClass “B” 10u – 12u – 14u – 16u18u DivisionSpace is Limited to the First 72 Teams! Location:  Owensboro, KentuckyJack Fisher Park – NEW TURF Fields     3900 W. 5th Street Rd  Owensboro, KY 42301    Panther Creek Park5160 Wayne…

Friday After 5

Friday After 5 is the award-winning, summer-long series of free outdoor concerts held every Friday on the eight block, stunningly beautiful Owensboro, Kentucky riverfront.  The festival includes live bands, family events, food trucks and entertainment.  Our signature “Toast to the Sunset” takes place right on the riverfront at every Friday After 5.  There are five…

Friday After 5 – Owensboro City Night

May 21 kicks off the 16-week season of Friday After 5 with a lineup featuring Aaron Goodvin, a Canadian-American country singer who had a No. 1 hit, “You Are,” in 2018, along with The Gaslight Boys and The Underdogs.   Friday After 5 is the award-winning, summer-long series of free outdoor concerts held every Friday…

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…

Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari Announces Opening Day

After a year-long pandemic, we all deserve a little funnel cake and ice cream as the sounds of happy screams whip past in a roller coaster. Thankfully, Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari can provide all the drops, slides, twists, and turns you’ll need this summer.    Holiday World has announced their 75th season will open…

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,…

The Great Race coming here on June 24

The Great Race is coming!  On June 24, 120 vintage cars will roll into Owensboro on a 2,300-mile nine-day race from San Antonio, Texas, to Greenville, South Carolina.  The oldest car competing was made in 1916.  Cars from Japan, England, Germany, Canada and all over the United States will be in the race, competing for…

ROMP Festival 2020 Lineup Preview

Spring is right around the corner and we just can’t wait for the season of warm weather and bluegrass music!  Celebrating its 17th year, the River Of Music Party (ROMP) Festival will return to Owensboro’s Yellow Creek Park, led by iconic pianist and singer-songwriter, Bruce Hornsby.  The four-day music festival takes place June 24-27 at Yellow Creek…

Monsters on the Ohio 2019

The Monsters on the Ohio tournament will hit the waters of the Ohio River on Saturday, October 12 from 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.  The tournament will be launched from English Park boat ramp on Hanning Lane, Owensboro, KY 42301. This is the opportunity for catfish anglers from across the country to compete against the…