October 1, 2021 – For Immediate Release Greenbelt Re-Opens for the Weekend and Will Close Again to Complete Ditch Drainage Repairs NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the north section of the West Trail on the Adkisson Greenbelt between the Joe Ford Nature Center and West 5th Street Road will be open over the weekend of…

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Dugan Best Fall Festival

September 27, 2021 – For Immediate Release Dugan Best Fall Festival Monday, October 4 – 8 Dugan Best Recreation Center is celebrating FALL with a weeklong festival! Starting Monday, October 4 till Friday, October 8, Dugan Best will be offering daily activities, drawings, arts and crafts, relays, and much more! Monday: Scavenger Hunt & Art…

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September 23, 2021   Dugan Best – School Year Schedule   The Dugan Best Recreation Center hours of operation during the school year are as follows:   Monday – Friday from 2:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Saturday – 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.   Fall Break Hours: Monday, October 4 – Saturday, October 9, 11:00…

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Notice is hereby given that the Parks & Recreation Department will host a public meeting Wednesday, September 22 at 6:00 p.m. at Dugan Best Recreation Center, 1003 Omega Street, Owensboro, Kentucky to discuss Cravens Pool. For more information, contact the Owensboro Parks & Recreation Department at 270-687-8700.

September 16, 2021   Golf Course Morning Scrambles   Morning Scrambles are offered weekly at both City Courses.   Hillcrest – 9 a.m. Shotgun Start    $10, plus green and cart fees Tuesday is open to all ages Wednesday is Ladies Day Thursday is Senior Scramble (55+)   Ben Hawes – 9 a.m. Shotgun Start    $13,…

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September 16, 2021 Edge Ice Center Offering Learn-to-Skate Classes The Edge Ice Center’s Learn to Skate Program follows the guidelines set forth by the I.S.I (Ice Skating Industry) the nation’s largest provider of recreational skating programs. Classes are offered throughout the year and range from beginner to advanced and teach recreational skills, hockey, and figure…

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Ice hockey has been a part of Owensboro since 1971. The Owensboro Youth Hockey Association continues to grow, celebrating a standout season in 2020-21 with two teams representing Kentucky at National events. The Owensboro Rampage high school team won back-to-back Kentucky High School Hockey League state titles in 2020 and 2021; the program previously won…

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