Welcome to Owensboro, Kentucky!
Located on the banks of the Ohio River, Owensboro is Kentucky’s fourth largest city. Owensboro holds over 20 annual Festivals, most which are unique to this western Kentucky town and attracting visitors from around the country and around the world. From barbecue and bourbon to bluegrass music, from fine arts to fine dining, from festivals to Broadway shows, Owensboro offers something for everyone.
Owensboro is home to several unique attractions, such as the International Bluegrass Music Museum, the only international museum dedicated to preserving and showcasing the history of this unique American music, and the RiverPark Center, a bustling regional performing arts center that hosts more than 1,000 events each year.
Conventions and meetings are an integral part of tourism in Owensboro, and the team at the 90,000+ square foot Owensboro Convention Center works hard to ensure the success of meetings held here.