Conventions have returned to the Owensboro Conference Center in a massive way this summer season, just after two really sluggish yrs due to the fact of COVID-19.
And downtown retailers say the conventioneers are having out, exploring downtown, purchasing and eating.
May possibly noticed the Kentucky Extension Homemakers Affiliation, the Kentucky H2o & Waste H2o Operators Association and Rotary Intercontinental meeting below.
And Jeanette Goins, the convention center’s director of advertising, stated June is even far better.
“We just had the Kentucky United Methodist Meeting earlier this week and welcomed more than 1,500 attendees,” she reported. “They are now re-signed to return for 2023.”
The Kentucky Bar Association’s annual conference will be in town Wednesday by means of June 17, Goins said.
And she’s anticipating 1,500 or far more to go to that occasion.
The Kentucky County Clerks Association Summertime Meeting is scheduled for June 19-22, with an approximated 150