Friday After 5 is gearing up for its brand new season and it gets underway this Friday night (May 17th) in downtown Owensboro. This marks the FREE festival's 23rd season and Friday night's kickoff is going to be awesome.  Here's the lineup for opening weekend!

The group From Paris will headline Friday night on the Jagoe Homes Patio Stage.  Here's a sample of what you can expect!

Local favorite Hayley Payne will help kick-start the season as well.  She'll be playing an acoustic set from 7pm to 10pm at the Atmos Energy Courtyard.

And the 202nd Army Band will be rounding out the night at the Legendary Party at the Pier from 8pm to 11:30pm.

And Owensboro Dance Theatre and Johnson Dance Studio will team up to entertain audiences at the Overlook Stage!

Opening night at Friday After 5 is also Non-Profit Night and will feature a variety of local non-profit organizations.

For full details about the season opener, CLICK HERE!