Since 1996, A series of free concerts that is located downtown along the riverfront for the entire family to enjoy entertainment, food and fun. Lots of children's activities are planned as well as special events throughout the series. Friday After 5 includes four venues of entertainment. 1) A Live band playing on the main stage (BBandT Plaza overlooking the Ohio River), 2) Live entertainers in the RiverPark Center “Acoustic Courtyard Unplugged”, 3) Street Fair that includes vendors, unique children’s events and booths and 4) Gospel on the River, a series of free concerts each season featuring three different gospel groups in RiverPark Center’s Cannon Hall, which seats up to 1,500 people. All Friday After 5 events are free thanks to the generosity of local, regional and national sponsors. No reservations or tickets are required. Friday After 5 serves as a great additional attraction for visitors staying in Owensboro that weekend. The street fair has a different theme each week and includes Car shows, reunions, Salute to First Responders, venue for our area museums, plenty of children’s activities, food vendors and guests from events happening in the area.