Cabins at Pioneer Village in Yellow Creek Park

Parks & Recreation


Come Outdoors with Us!

The Parks and Recreation Department proudly provides an environment conducive to leisure activities, family recreational opportunities and unique experiences for nature enthusiasts in facilities that are clean, safe and well maintained.

Please be aware of our rules and regulations.

Director Ross Leigh oversees the Parks & Recreation Department and can be reached @ 270-685-6142


Daviess County Parks and Recreation Administrative Office is now located in the Schertzinger Building at 221 Allen Street in the former Riverpark Eyecare in downtown Owensboro, KY.


Please Note: 

Applications are being accepted for the ‘Christmas at Panther Creek’ holiday light display.  Daviess County non-profit organizations may access the application and collection guidelines (below).

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