OH to hold vaccine clinic at Friday at 5

Owensboro Health will hold a walk-up vaccine clinic at this week’s Friday After 5.Currently, the plan is to have the clinic available at Friday’s event only, according to Jason Collins,OH director of inpatient pharmacy. However, that could change depending on demand.“Mayor (Tom) Watson reached out to us about doing a vaccine clinic for the opening…

Friday After 5 has come a long way

My wife and I were downtown Friday night, eating at a food truck and listening to music at Friday After 5.And I thought, “There aren’t many of us left who were here for the first one on July 11, 1997.”Some have moved on and some have passed on.But there were only about 300 or so…

Baha Men coming to Friday After 5

Friday After 5 will answer the question, “Who let the dogs out?” when it kicks off its 25th season onMay 21.The Baha Men, who scored with that Grammy-winning earworm in 2000, will take the stage at theRuoff Mortgage Party Pier on opening night to kick off Owensboro’s “Mile of Music.”“We are so excited and honored…

Friday Night Fun!

WBKR’s Friday Night Fight is back!  We’re teaming up with the Western Kentucky Regional Blood Center to bring you an awesome talent contest that’s going to be part of Friday After 5’s 25th Anniversary Season: The Mile of Music!  And the singer or band that wins is going to pocket $1000 and get to headline the Pier on Friday, September 3rd,…

DO YOU KNOW WHO LET THE DOGS OUT?

Friday After 5 Will Open Their 25th Anniversary Season with The Answer. The Grammy Award Winning BAHA MEN Will Take the Stage During the Friday After 5 Opening Night Owensboro, KY – April 13, 2021: There are certainly several questions that have been left unanswered over the last year, but Friday After 5 is about to answer…

Friday After 5 Announces Their 25th Anniversary Season for 2021

Owensboro, KY – March 10th, 2021: The buzz has been growing, about whether Owensboro will celebrate this summer at the Riverfront for the Friday After 5, 25th Anniversary-Mile of Music. The long-awaited answer is yes! The season will be opening on May 21st with a wonderful line-up, will take place each Friday night through Sept 3rd. Though it…

Friday After 5 celebrating silver anniversary

Friday After 5, Owensboro’s free summer-long music festival, is hoping the coronavirus pandemic is over in time to its 25th season to open on May 21. “We have become an official ‘Mile of Music’,” Francine Marseille, the organization’s executive director, said recently. That happened when the Holiday Inn Owensboro Riverfront added its outdoor stage to…

Friday After 5 News

Marseille named Executive Director of Friday After 5 By Keith Lawrence Messenger-Inquirer  September 16, 2020 Francine Marseille, an Owensboro native who spent more than 30 years in entertainment on the West Coast, has been named executive director of Friday After 5. She’s the organization’s first full-time executive director. Marseille was selected from a field of…