Weekend recap in photos: Jeeps, strawberries, music, motorcycles, and more

June 10, 2024 | 12:07 am

Updated June 9, 2024 | 11:57 pm

Photo by Ryan Richardson

There were plenty of family-friendly events over the weekend, and we got photos at many of them. From Jeeps and motorcycles to strawberries and music, here’s a quick look at what took place across Owensboro.

Jeeps and Jamz Expo

All manner of Jeeps and rubber ducks could be found at the Convention Center over the weekend as part of the Jeeps and Jamz Expo, while a Jeep convoy took place across Owensboro Saturday. Photos from the expo can be seen here. Photos from the convoy lineup can be seen here.

Bless the Block

Bless the Block concluded a few days of fun, activities, and ministry with a block party on Friday. Photos can be seen here.

Strawberry Festival

The Cottage Farm Stand & Baking Co. held their third annual Strawberry Festival this weekend, featuring strawberry-themed food and treats in addition to a vendor fair, live music, and more. Photos can be seen here.

PorchFest OBKY

PorchFest OBKY had dozens of acts taking the stages — literally — all along Griffith Avenue. Photos can be seen here.

Nicky Hayden Memorial Ride

The fifth annual Nicky Hayden Memorial Ride took place Sunday afternoon as a way to honor the late Hayden and carry on the legacy of the pro motorcycle racer and Owensboro native. The event drew well more than 100 motorcycle and bicycle riders and many more spectators. The foundation announced two $5,000 donations at the memorial ride, with one going to Sleep in Heavenly Peace and the other going to the Breaking the Cycle mentorship program. Photos can be seen here.

June 10, 2024 | 12:07 am

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