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Bill Monroe In The Big Apple…State Parks News!

By: Pat Stipes
By: Pat Stipes

2011 will be the year we celebrate The Great Bill Monroe’s 100th Birthday!

Bill Monroe In The Big Apple…State Parks News!
2011 will be the year we celebrate The Great Bill Monroe’s 100th Birthday!
Naturally, Owensboro will celebrate in a huge way…and we get to join in!
 
Get this, Karen Miller, who directs the tourism effort in Owensboro/Davies Co.
has pulled off a major coup! Bill Monroe is being seen on a Jumbo Screen in
Times Square! How proud are we!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! In preparation of the big birthday
folks from all across the world will see Rosine, Owensboro and all the beauty that
is Bluegrass Music heaven! http://visitowensboro.com/
 
The news out of the state park front is that the resorts will close through the week
this winter; not the weekends…BUT!!!!!
It’s only the lodge and dining rooms, NOT the Cottages and Golf Courses and hiking trails
and other amenities!!!!!!!!!!!  U can Still visit the cottages, trails and other FUN!!!!!!!!!!
 
Just State Parks doing their part to save money in these tough times!!!
 
One stop shopping website for Bill Monroe, Holiday light displays, historic sites and more!
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