Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Webster

Owensboro Announces Schedule for Riverfront Grand Opening

obo riverfront 300OWENSBORO, KY (2/16/12) - The City of Owensboro invites the region to celebrate the new Owensboro riverfront with a grand opening celebration starting Thursday, August 23 and lasting through Saturday, August 25. The tentative schedule is as follows:
 
Thursday, August 23
7:00 p.m. - Shelton Memorial Rededication Ceremony
Friday, August 24
6:00 p.m. - Launching of the Fountains (first public display of the interactive fountains in Smothers Park) to kick-off FA5
Saturday, August 25
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 am - Static display and open house at the airport
11:00 a.m. - Grand opening of the playground and spray park
1:00 p.m. - Owensboro Air Show (viewing locations at Smothers Park and English Park)
 
Mayor Ron Payne commented, “The City of Owensboro has been working to restore our glorious riverfront, and now we’re finally ready to celebrate with the nation.” Please visit www.owensboro.org and click on the 2012 Riverfront Grand Opening Schedule button for more information.
 
For more information about downtown and riverfront projects go to www.owensboro.org.
 
SurfKY News
Information provided by Abby Shelton

© Copyright 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story by using one of the social media links below.

In Other News...

The Flying Karamazov Brothers

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (9/18/14) — Expect the unexpected from the Flying Karamazov Brothers. Bewildering and brilliant,… Read More

Two Arrested for Meth After Traffic Stop

MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (9/17/14) — After a Muhlenberg County Sheriff's detective made a traffic stop on Luzerne Depoy… Read More

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

September 15, 2014 4901

Man Accused of Stealing Rural King…

in Top Stories by MCSO PIO Alex Piper
September 15, 2014 4670

Man Accused of Stalking Woman During Her…

in Top Stories by GPD PIO Wes Miller
September 16, 2014 3522

Postal Worker Arrested for Terroristic…

in Top Stories by GPD PIO Wes Miller
September 15, 2014 2274

Man Arrested for DUI, Carrying Concealed…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 15, 2014 2140

Man Arrested for Being Under Influence of…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

September 15, 2014 2274

Man Arrested for DUI, Carrying Concealed…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 15, 2014 2140

Man Arrested for Being Under Influence of…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 17, 2014 2057

Wanted Man Leads Troopers on Chase…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
September 17, 2014 1558

Three Injured in Two-Vehicle Accident

in Top Stories by Kyle Pharris
September 17, 2014 752

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted -…

in Top Stories by Crime Stoppers

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

September 15, 2014 1282

Owensboro Convention Center Announces…

in News by Madison Strobel
September 15, 2014 942

Marian Retreat Oct. 18-19

in News by Jennifer Kaminski
September 14, 2014 875

Come and Explore at Sister Trek 2014

in News by Jennifer Kaminski
September 15, 2014 843

Parking Committee Meeting Location Change

in News by Beth Cecil
September 15, 2014 442

Owensboro Man Charged With Burglary,…

in Top Stories by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

September 15, 2014 4901

Man Accused of Stealing Rural King…

in Top Stories by MCSO PIO Alex Piper
September 15, 2014 4670

Man Accused of Stalking Woman During Her…

in Top Stories by GPD PIO Wes Miller
September 16, 2014 3522

Postal Worker Arrested for Terroristic…

in Top Stories by GPD PIO Wes Miller
September 14, 2014 2122

Three Injured in Single-Car Collision

in Top Stories by Robert LIttlepage
September 17, 2014 2106

Two Arrested for Meth After Traffic Stop

in Top Stories by Alex Piper

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 03social 04social 22social 21social 06