According to Tim Ross, Director of Public Events for the City of Owensboro, due to the heavy rains this morning there were some technical issues and the tree lighting portion of the holiday stroll has been cancelled for this evening. All other Holiday Stroll activities are still on as scheduled.
The Daviess County Public Schools Quartet will play from 3 to 3:45 p.m. at the CVB.
The Dulcimer Society will play from 4 – 4:45 p.m. at the CVB.
The Daviess County High School jazz band will play from 4 to 4:45 p.m. at Smothers Park.
The official lighting of the City of Owensboro Christmas tree has been CANCELLED due to inclement morning weather.
The Owensboro Museum of Science and History will once again present The Reindeer Experience from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 4 to 7 p.m. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. the reindeer experience is included in regular museum admission, which is $5 per person, and children 2 and under free. Between 4 p.m. – 7 p.m., during Holiday Stroll, the cost is $5 for the Reindeer Experience but no museum admission is charged.
The Owensboro Community Band will play from 4 to 4:45 p.m. at Owensboro Museum of Science and History.
Many of the downtown shops and boutiques will remain open later to accommodate the strollers, offering live music, refreshments, special offers and other special activities.