Tickets are now on sale for the 3rd annual Back Woods Ball to benefit the Western Kentucky Botanical Garden.

The Backwoods Ball “Going to the Pour House” will be held Friday, September 22, 2017, at 7pm at the Big Independent Warehouse located at 1875 Old Calhoun Road.

This is a casual, entertaining night featuring live music by Lanham Brothers Jamboree, backwoods gourmet cuisine, bourbon tasting, and silent auction along with a few added surprises.

Tickets are $45/person in advance or $50 at the door. Call 270-852-8925, reserve online at or purchase in person at Western Kentucky Botanical Garden, Moonlite Bar-B-Q, or at The Miller House.

Attire is country casual.

2017 Back Woods Ball presented by:

  • Jago Homes
  • Real Hacienda
  • The Miller House
  • Ann Murphy Kincheloe
  • Moonlite BBQ Inn

Sponsored by:

  • Independence Bank
  • Dick & Martina Temple
  • Wells Fargo Advisors, Chad Siddons
  • Betty Sue Hill
  • Owensboro Grain Company
  • Whitaker Guns, LLC
  • Knott Brothers Farm, Inc.
  • PPJ Thompson Farms, LLC
  • Jerry W. O’Bryan
  • Farmer’s House Real Estate, LLC
  • Buddy Cook’s Greenhouse
  • Bittel Farms
  • Wes Bartlett
  • Larry Kirk
  • Joe Bob Pierce
  • John Calhoun
  • Big Independent Warehouse
  • A Special Event Rental
  • Kuegel Enterprises
  • Theatre Workshop of Owensboro
  • Dr. Elmer Gray
  • Bakos Party Rentals
  • John Kurtz
  • Convention & Visitors Bureau