• Downtown Cruise In

    Saturday April 2, 2016 - Saturday September 3, 2016

    Location: Downtown city streets
    Contact: Tim Ross
    Telephone: 270-687-8350

    Monthly Cruise In with class cars, hot rods, and roadsters!

  • Bluegrass on the Banks

    Tuesday May 3, 2016 - Friday September 30, 2016

    Location: Riverfront Overlook Stage

    The series will showcase a variety of bluegrass music on the first and third Tuesdays of each month from May through September, with a bonus ROMP prelude show on June 20 and some extra shows on Fridays in September. Performances will be from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at the River Overlook stage in Smothers Park at the north end of Frederica Street.

  • Live on the Banks

    Saturday May 21, 2016 - Saturday September 24, 2016

    Location: River Overlook Stage
    Contact: Tim Ross

    LIVE on the Banks is a FREE, outdoor concert series on Saturday nights May through September at the River Overlook Stage in Downtown Owensboro, KY. Presented by the City of Owensboro.

  • Summer Day Camp

    Monday August 1, 2016

    Time: 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    Telephone: 270-687-8700

    Ages:  5-13

    Dates:  May 23-August 5 (subject to change with the school calendar)

    Time:  7 a.m. - 6 p.m. (6:40 a.m. early room, $2/day)

    Location:  Owensboro Parks and Recreation Administrative Center

    Registration Deadline:  May 6 (MUST pre-register)

    Registration Fee:  $30 (one time fee/non-refundable)

    Weekly Fees:  $75 whole week/$65 three days or fewer/$20 minimum fee charged reguardless of attendance

    Fee Includes:

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Snacks
    • Camp shirt and bag
    • Most field trips

    Advace payment for the first week of camp is due at registration.

    All registration forms must be completed and turned in at registration along with a current immunization form. Forms are available at www.owensboroparks.org or at the Parks and Recreation Administravie Center.

     

    Mandatory Information Parents Meetings

    Saturday, May 7 at 10 a.m. or

    Monday, May 9 at 5:15 p.m.

  • Public Swim

    Monday August 1, 2016

    Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: Combest and Cravens Pools
    Telephone: 270-687-8723

    Noon-4:30 p.m.

    Daily Fees

    • $3.00
    • Children under 2 - FREE
    • Groups (10 or more) $2.75
  • Summer Day Camp

    Tuesday August 2, 2016

    Time: 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    Telephone: 270-687-8700

    Ages:  5-13

    Dates:  May 23-August 5 (subject to change with the school calendar)

    Time:  7 a.m. - 6 p.m. (6:40 a.m. early room, $2/day)

    Location:  Owensboro Parks and Recreation Administrative Center

    Registration Deadline:  May 6 (MUST pre-register)

    Registration Fee:  $30 (one time fee/non-refundable)

    Weekly Fees:  $75 whole week/$65 three days or fewer/$20 minimum fee charged reguardless of attendance

    Fee Includes:

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Snacks
    • Camp shirt and bag
    • Most field trips

    Advace payment for the first week of camp is due at registration.

    All registration forms must be completed and turned in at registration along with a current immunization form. Forms are available at www.owensboroparks.org or at the Parks and Recreation Administravie Center.

     

    Mandatory Information Parents Meetings

    Saturday, May 7 at 10 a.m. or

    Monday, May 9 at 5:15 p.m.

  • Public Swim

    Tuesday August 2, 2016

    Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: Combest and Cravens Pools
    Telephone: 270-687-8723

    Noon-4:30 p.m.

    Daily Fees

    • $3.00
    • Children under 2 - FREE
    • Groups (10 or more) $2.75
  • Public Skating

    Tuesday August 2, 2016

    Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: Edge Ice Center
    Telephone: 270-687-8720

    • $3.00
    • All fees include skate rental
    • Own your own kates? Receive a discount and skate for only $3.00!
    • Group/Club/Organization Rate (10 or more) ONLY $3.00 per person (includes skate rental)
  • Summer Day Camp

    Wednesday August 3, 2016

    Time: 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    Telephone: 270-687-8700

    Ages:  5-13

    Dates:  May 23-August 5 (subject to change with the school calendar)

    Time:  7 a.m. - 6 p.m. (6:40 a.m. early room, $2/day)

    Location:  Owensboro Parks and Recreation Administrative Center

    Registration Deadline:  May 6 (MUST pre-register)

    Registration Fee:  $30 (one time fee/non-refundable)

    Weekly Fees:  $75 whole week/$65 three days or fewer/$20 minimum fee charged reguardless of attendance

    Fee Includes:

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Snacks
    • Camp shirt and bag
    • Most field trips

    Advace payment for the first week of camp is due at registration.

    All registration forms must be completed and turned in at registration along with a current immunization form. Forms are available at www.owensboroparks.org or at the Parks and Recreation Administravie Center.

     

    Mandatory Information Parents Meetings

    Saturday, May 7 at 10 a.m. or

    Monday, May 9 at 5:15 p.m.

  • Public Swim

    Wednesday August 3, 2016

    Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: Combest and Cravens Pools
    Telephone: 270-687-8723

    Noon-4:30 p.m.

    Daily Fees

    • $3.00
    • Children under 2 - FREE
    • Groups (10 or more) $2.75
  • Summer Day Camp

    Thursday August 4, 2016

    Time: 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    Telephone: 270-687-8700

    Ages:  5-13

    Dates:  May 23-August 5 (subject to change with the school calendar)

    Time:  7 a.m. - 6 p.m. (6:40 a.m. early room, $2/day)

    Location:  Owensboro Parks and Recreation Administrative Center

    Registration Deadline:  May 6 (MUST pre-register)

    Registration Fee:  $30 (one time fee/non-refundable)

    Weekly Fees:  $75 whole week/$65 three days or fewer/$20 minimum fee charged reguardless of attendance

    Fee Includes:

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Snacks
    • Camp shirt and bag
    • Most field trips

    Advace payment for the first week of camp is due at registration.

    All registration forms must be completed and turned in at registration along with a current immunization form. Forms are available at www.owensboroparks.org or at the Parks and Recreation Administravie Center.

     

    Mandatory Information Parents Meetings

    Saturday, May 7 at 10 a.m. or

    Monday, May 9 at 5:15 p.m.

  • Public Swim

    Thursday August 4, 2016

    Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: Combest and Cravens Pools
    Telephone: 270-687-8723

    Noon-4:30 p.m.

    Daily Fees

    • $3.00
    • Children under 2 - FREE
    • Groups (10 or more) $2.75
  • Public Skating

    Thursday August 4, 2016

    Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: Edge Ice Center
    Telephone: 270-687-8720

    • $3.00
    • All fees include skate rental
    • Own your own kates? Receive a discount and skate for only $3.00!
    • Group/Club/Organization Rate (10 or more) ONLY $3.00 per person (includes skate rental)
  • Summer Day Camp

    Friday August 5, 2016

    Telephone: 270-687-8700

    Ages:  5-13

    Dates:  May 23-August 5 (subject to change with the school calendar)

    Time:  7 a.m. - 6 p.m. (6:40 a.m. early room, $2/day)

    Location:  Owensboro Parks and Recreation Administrative Center

    Registration Deadline:  May 6 (MUST pre-register)

    Registration Fee:  $30 (one time fee/non-refundable)

    Weekly Fees:  $75 whole week/$65 three days or fewer/$20 minimum fee charged reguardless of attendance

    Fee Includes:

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Snacks
    • Camp shirt and bag
    • Most field trips

    Advace payment for the first week of camp is due at registration.

    All registration forms must be completed and turned in at registration along with a current immunization form. Forms are available at www.owensboroparks.org or at the Parks and Recreation Administravie Center.

     

    Mandatory Information Parents Meetings

    Saturday, May 7 at 10 a.m. or

    Monday, May 9 at 5:15 p.m.

  • Public Swim

    Friday August 5, 2016

    Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: Combest and Cravens Pools
    Telephone: 270-687-8723

    Noon-4:30 p.m.

    Daily Fees

    • $3.00
    • Children under 2 - FREE
    • Groups (10 or more) $2.75
  • Public Skating

    Friday August 5, 2016

    Time: 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Location: Edge Ice Center
    Telephone: 270-687-8720

    • $6.00
    • All fees include skate rental
    • Own your own kates? Receive a discount and skate for only $3.00!
    • Group/Club/Organization Rate (10 or more) ONLY $3.00 per person (includes skate rental)
  • Concert on the Lawn

    Saturday August 6, 2016

    Location: KWC Front Lawn
    Contact: Jeremy Stephens

    Annual concert by the Owensboro Symphony Orchestra on the front lawn of Kentucky

    Wesleyan College.

  • Jimmy Brigance 4 Mile Road Run

    Saturday August 6, 2016

    Location: Ben Hawes

    4 Mile Road Race held for the 16th consecutive year. Course is an out and back utilizing Medley Road and Ben Hawes Park main entrance. The course is challenging and one of the few evening races in the area.

  • Learn to Skate Summer Session 2

    Saturday August 6, 2016

    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Location: Edge Ice Center
    Telephone: 270-687-8720

    Dates: Saturday, July 16-August 6

    Registration Deadline: Friday, July 8 (must pre-register)

    Fee: $25 (includes skate rental and 2 FREE Edge Ice Center admission passes plus 2 FREE swimming pool passes)

    Class Times:

    • 11-11:30 a.m. - Tots, Pre-Alpha, Alpha, Beta, Adults
    • 11:30 a.m.-noon - Tots, Pre-Alpha, Gamma, Delta

    30 minutes of practice ice time is available at the end of each class.

  • Parent/Tot Water Play

    Saturday August 6, 2016

    Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Location: Cravens Pool
    Telephone: 270-687-8724

    You'll have FUN, FUN, FUN spending quality time with your little one at the pool. Come and enjoy an hour of safe and sound swimming time with your toddler and help them become comfortalbe with the water.

    Pool staff will be on hand to give helpful tips if needed.

    One parent/guardian per child is required to be in the water.

    Swim pants or water diapers required.

    Water toys allowed.

     

    Dates:  Saturdays ONLY, June 11-August 6

    Ages:  6 months-2 years

    Fee:  $3 per session

    Location: Cravens Pool

    Time:  11 a.m.-Noon

  • Public Swim

    Saturday August 6, 2016

    Time: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Location: Combest and Cravens
    Telephone: 270-687-8700

    Daily Fee - $3.00

    Children (under 2) - FREE

    Groups (10 or more) - $2.75 each

  • Public Skating

    Saturday August 6, 2016

    Time: 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Location: Edge Ice Center
    Telephone: 270-687-8720

    • $6.00
    • All fees include skate rental
    • Own your own kates? Receive a discount and skate for only $3.00!
    • Group/Club/Organization Rate (10 or more) ONLY $3.00 per person (includes skate rental)
  • Gone to the Dogs

    Sunday August 7, 2016

    Location: Combest Pool
    Contact: Jennifer Hodges
    Telephone: 270-687-8333

    Sunday, August 7 (rain date: Monday, August 8)

    Combest Pool

    6-8 p.m.

    $7 per dog: Owner gets in FREE!

     

    The dog days of summer are going to end with a howl...and a splash! Before closing the pool, why not let man's best friend cool down and show off their best dog paddle or flea style with a dip in the pool!

    • Contest
    • Giveaways
    • Prizes
    • Dog gone out of the ordinary displays from local pet stores and veterinarians

    Bring a small bag of dry dog food which will be donated to the Owensboro Humane Society or the Daviess County Animal Shelter.

  • Public Swim

    Sunday August 7, 2016

    Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Location: Combest and Cravens
    Telephone: 270-687-8700

    Daily Fee - $3.00

    Children under 2 - FREE

    Groups of 10 or more - $2.75 each

  • City Commission Work Session

    Tuesday August 9, 2016

    Time: 12:00 PM
    Location: 101 E. 4th Street
    Contact: Beth Cecil
    Telephone: 270-687-8552

    MEDIA RELEASE

     

     

     

    July 5, 2016

    For information contact City Clerk Beth Cecil at (270) 687-8552

     

     

     

    OWENSBORO BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

    WORK SESSION CANCELLED

    July 12, 2016

     

           

                        NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the regularly scheduled work session of the Owensboro Board of Commissioners has been cancelled for Tuesday, July 12, 2016.

     

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                       For more information about the City of Owensboro, visit us on the web at www.owensboro.org.

  • Friday After 5k

    Friday August 12, 2016

    Location: Smothers Park
    Contact: Tony Rowe

    A 5k that takes place downtown during Friday After 5! Awards for each division and door prizes available!

  • Lions Club Soap Box Derby Summer Rally Race

    Saturday August 13, 2016 - Sunday August 14, 2016

    Location: Ben Hawes
    Contact: John Austin

  • City Commission Meeting

    Tuesday August 16, 2016

    Time: 5:00 PM
    Location: 101 E. 4th Street
    Contact: Beth Cecil, City Clerk
    Telephone: 270-687-8552

  • Property Maintenance Code Enforcement Board Meeting

    Wednesday August 17, 2016

    Location: 101 E. 4th Street
    Contact: Sherry Girten
    Telephone: 270-687-8580

  • Public Skating

    Friday August 19, 2016

    Time: 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Location: Edge Ice Center
    Telephone: 270-687-8720

    Friday:  7:00 - 10:00 p.m.

    Saturday: 7:00 - 10 p.m.

    • All fees include skate rental
    • Own your own skates? Receive a discount and skate for only $3!
    • Group/Club/Organization Rate (10 or more) ONLY $3 per person

     

  • 18th Annual Multicultural Festival

    Saturday August 20, 2016

    Location: First Presbyterian Church
    Contact: Debbie McCoy

    The festival includes 30-40 information booths representing various cultures and

    heritages, cultural demonstrations and entertainment on stage and a food court

    serving food common to the various cultures.

  • Public Skating

    Saturday August 20, 2016

    Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: Edge Ice Center
    Telephone: 270-687-8720

    • All fees include skate rental
    • Own your own skates? Receive a discount and skate for only $3!
    • Group/Club/Organization Rate (10 or more) ONLY $3 per person

    Saturday              1:00-4:00 p.m.             $6

    Sunday                1:00-4:00 p.m.             $6

     

     

  • Public Skating

    Saturday August 20, 2016

    Time: 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Location: Edge Ice Center
    Telephone: 270-687-8720

    Friday:  7:00 - 10:00 p.m.

    Saturday: 7:00 - 10 p.m.

    • All fees include skate rental
    • Own your own skates? Receive a discount and skate for only $3!
    • Group/Club/Organization Rate (10 or more) ONLY $3 per person

     

  • Public Skating

    Sunday August 21, 2016

    Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: Edge Ice Center
    Telephone: 270-687-8720

    • All fees include skate rental
    • Own your own skates? Receive a discount and skate for only $3!
    • Group/Club/Organization Rate (10 or more) ONLY $3 per person

    Saturday              1:00-4:00 p.m.             $6

    Sunday                1:00-4:00 p.m.             $6

     

     

  • College Fair at DCPL

    Wednesday August 24, 2016

    Location: Daviess County Public Library
    Contact: Sarah Jacobs
    Telephone: 270-684-0211

    Join us for our third annual College Fair! We will have college representatives from schools all over the midwest here to answer questions about program offerings, tuition costs, campus life, and so much more! If you are interested in pursuing higher education, you won't want to miss this fantastic opportunity!

  • College: The Inside Scoop

    Wednesday August 24, 2016

    Location: Daviess County Public Library
    Contact: Sarah Jacobs
    Telephone: 270-684-0211

    College: The Inside Scoop. Panel Discussion at Daviess County Public Library. Want to know how to prepare for higher education? Want a behind-the-scenes look at college life? Join us for a panel discussion with current students and college officials who will answer your questions about college!

  • Over the Edge for MentorKids KY

    Friday August 26, 2016 - Saturday August 27, 2016

    Location: Downtown Hampton Inn and McConnell Plaza
    Contact: Berly Sullivan
    Telephone: 270-926-6893

    Join us Friday, August 26 and Saturday, August 27 as Governor Matt Bevin and 91 brave "Edgers" rappel down the side of the Hampton Inn & Suites on the Riverfront!

  • Public Skating

    Friday August 26, 2016

    Time: 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Location: Edge Ice Center
    Telephone: 270-687-8720

    Friday:  7:00 - 10:00 p.m.

    Saturday: 7:00 - 10 p.m.

    • All fees include skate rental
    • Own your own skates? Receive a discount and skate for only $3!
    • Group/Club/Organization Rate (10 or more) ONLY $3 per person

     

  • Edge Birthday Bash

    Saturday August 27, 2016

    Location: Edge Ice Center
    Telephone: 270-687-8720

    The Edge Ice center will celebrate its 7th birthday in August.

    To celebrate, we invite you to join us for FREE skating on Saturday, August 27 from 1-4 p.m.

    Prizes, games, and giveaways!

     

  • Youth Unity Festival

    Saturday August 27, 2016

    Location: 3800 Frederica St.
    Contact: HL Neblett Community Center
    Telephone: 270-685-3197

    Working together to unite all people, establishing  communication and implementingn ongoing activities to help bring positive outcomes throughout the community!

    Free admission!

    Free food, bouncy houses, live dj, and more!

  • Public Skating

    Saturday August 27, 2016

    Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: Edge Ice Center
    Telephone: 270-687-8720

    • All fees include skate rental
    • Own your own skates? Receive a discount and skate for only $3!
    • Group/Club/Organization Rate (10 or more) ONLY $3 per person

    Saturday              1:00-4:00 p.m.             $6

    Sunday                1:00-4:00 p.m.             $6

     

     

  • Public Skating

    Saturday August 27, 2016

    Time: 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Location: Edge Ice Center
    Telephone: 270-687-8720

    Friday:  7:00 - 10:00 p.m.

    Saturday: 7:00 - 10 p.m.

    • All fees include skate rental
    • Own your own skates? Receive a discount and skate for only $3!
    • Group/Club/Organization Rate (10 or more) ONLY $3 per person

     

  • Public Skating

    Sunday August 28, 2016

    Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location: Edge Ice Center
    Telephone: 270-687-8720

    • All fees include skate rental
    • Own your own skates? Receive a discount and skate for only $3!
    • Group/Club/Organization Rate (10 or more) ONLY $3 per person

    Saturday              1:00-4:00 p.m.             $6

    Sunday                1:00-4:00 p.m.             $6