Other Weekend Events


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Friday After 5

August 19, 6:00 PM CDT

Where the Weekend Begins! A summer-long series of free outdoor concerts held every Friday on the eight block Owensboro riverfront. “The Git Up” artist Blanco Brown will take the Jagoe Homes stage at the Owensboro Convention Center. Visit fridayafter5.com for more information!

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Owensboro Bridge Run 5K/10K

August 20, 7:15 AM CDT

Come join us for one of the most unique 5K and 10Ks you have ever experienced! Runners will have the rare chance to run across the iconic Blue Bridge, which connects Kentucky and Indiana. To register, visit owensborobridgerun5k10k.itsyourrace.com.

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Owensboro Bridge Day 2022

August 20, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM CDT

Immediately following the conclusion of the Owensboro Bridge Run 5K/10K, the bridge will open to the public to walk or stroll the iconic Blue Bridge to get some of the best views of Downtown Owensboro!

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Live on the Banks

August 20, 7:00 PM CDT

A free, outdoor concert series on Saturday nights May through September at Smothers Park in Downtown Owensboro. Zocephus & FunkNasty will take the Overlook Stage, and EV Mae will rock the Allen Street Pavilion. For more information, visit liveonthebanks.com.

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Lights on the Ohio

August 20, 8:15 PM CDT

Lights on the Ohio will feature a pyromusical performance of synchronized lighting on the Blue Bridge, music, and a fireworks display.