July 28, 2022 Combest Pool Closing for 2022 Season   Combest Pool will be closing Sunday, August 7, 2022 for the season. We hope you all enjoyed the summer and we will see you again Memorial Weekend 2023!   ###   For more information contact Owensboro Parks & Recreation Department at 270-687-8700 or visit our…

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July 19, 2022   Wacky Wednesday Giant Game Day LAST DAY!   July 20 will be the last Wacky Wednesday of the season at Combest Pool! All of your favorite games will be there. Checkers, Get Knotted, Connect Four, and so much more! Don’t miss out! Wednesday, July 20 Noon-4:30 p.m. Admission is $4. For…

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July 14, 2022   Gone to the Dogs Combest Pool   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!  There will…

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June 28, 2022   Co-Ed Recreational Volleyball   A team must consist of at least 8 players, at least 2 females and a maximum of 12. Players must be 16 or older to participate and if under the age of 18, they will need parental consent. All games will take place at the Owensboro Parks…

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June 16, 2022        Choose Ben Hawes For Your Next Golf Outing! Golf or FootGolf outings are the perfect way to raise money for your next fundraiser or host your next special event. Ben Hawes Golf Course can be scheduled anytime of the year with multiple packages to suit any size outing. We…

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June 14, 2022 – For Immediate Release The Edge Ice Center’s Summer Public Skate Sessions   Just a reminder, The Edge Ice Center is open on weekends for the Summer! Summer Public Skating Sessions from May 6 – September 4 : (Closed Independence Day, July 4 and Labor Day, September 5) Daytime Sessions                                                 Evening Sessions…

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June 7, 2022   Men’s Flag Football League   Fisher Park is now offering Men’s Flag Football! The season will begin the week of Sunday, August 14 – October 18 at Jack C. Fisher Park. This, Men’s Recreational Division, is an 8 game or round robin regular season schedule, pending registration totals, including a post…

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May 18, 2022 – For Immediate Release   Smothers Park – Games on the River   Giant Games equal Giant Fun! Join us for “Games on the River” taking place every Sunday afternoon, May 15- September 4 from Noon – 8:00 p.m. at Smothers Park-McConnell Plaza. These are all oversized yard games guaranteed to bring…

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­MEDIA RELEASE   Date: May 10, 2022 – For Immediate Release   Ben Hawes Family Day – Par 3   A Family that plays together stays together! Every Sunday afternoon on the Par 3 enjoy our Family Day. Pay $10 for the adult and your child plays FREE! Get in as many rounds as you…

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