downtown Owensboro

Virtual Tour of Convention Center
If you've been wanting a sneak peak of Owensboro's new convention center downtown, this is it!  Tim Ross, the City's Director of Public Events, throws on a safety vest and hard hat and takes us inside for an exclusive preview.  WATCH!
Owensboro Air Show is TODAY! [VIDEO]
The public is getting its first official look at the newly redesigned and reopened Smothers Park this weekend.  The park was officially unveiled last night during a special edition of Friday After Five!  Today, folks are invited downtown to see the new park, then turn t…
Every Thursday is Downtown Date Night in Owensboro [Video]
This is pretty neat.  In an effort to help get folks to the ever-growing and ever-evolving downtown portion of Owensboro to experience the charms and allure of unique downtown businesses and restaurants, Steve Champion has followed a trend taking place in larger cities across the United States.  And…
What’s That Smell?

It's almost Bar-B-Q Festival time in downtown Owensboro!!  It's one of the few times of the year someone can ask, "What's that smell?" and you don't mind to tell them!  LOL!  The International Bar-B-Q Festival has been around since way back in 1979.  Not only is it tradition in Owensboro, …