Owensboro, KY 42301
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Friday After 5 is a summer-long series of free outdoor concerts held every Friday on the eight block, stunningly beautiful Owensboro, Kentucky riverfront.
Friday After 5 began in 1996 with four concerts and grew into a 16-week signature festival for the entire tri-state area hosting more than 50,000 visitors each season on the riverfront every Friday After 5. It’s Where the Weekend Begins!
Fun. Friends. Free.
Friday After 5 was again named one of the “Top Ten Summer Festivals” in Kentucky and just won the prestigious Reader’s Choice Platinum Award for “Best Community Event” of the year. The festival includes live bands, family events, food and entertainment and our “Toast to the Sunset” at each Friday After 5.
Hours: 5pm until 10pm each Friday. Party Pier is open from 5pm until 11pm.
Friday After 5 includes six venues of entertainment. 1) Our newest! We’ve turned the old Showroom Lounge platform into the “Party Pier” sponsored by Don Moore Automotive 2) Live bands on the BB&T Plaza Patio, 3) Live entertainers in the Atmos Energy Courtyard, 4) Kroger Street Fair that includes vendors, unique children’s events and special appearances by your favorite cartoon land stars in beautiful Smothers Park 5) Glenn Family Services sponsors Gospel on the River, a series of free concerts featuring three different gospel groups in RiverPark Center’s Cannon Hall which seats up to 1,500 people and 6) Live, local entertainers on the beautiful new “Overlook Stage” near the signature fountains.