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2013 Rivers and Spires Festival wins Five Awards at International Festival Conference

 

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – The 2013 Rivers & Spires Festival walked away from the 58th Annual International Festivals & Events Association (IFEA) Convention with five more awards to add to its already impressive, and ever-growing, collection.

The 2013 IFEA/Haas & Wilkerson Pinnacle Awards were announced on September 16th at the IFEA Convention & Expo in Pittsburgh, PA. Theresa Harrington, Executive Director of the Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB), Doug Barber, Special Events Manager, and Jessica Goldberg, Director of Tourism, were all in attendance to accept the awards.

Five Awards won by the Rivers and Spires Festival at the 2013 International Festival Conference

Five Awards won by the Rivers and Spires Festival at the 2013 International Festival Conference

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Rivers and Spires Festival Celebrates Successful 11th Year

 

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – The Rivers and Spires Festival and the the Clarksville-Montgomery County Convention and Visitors Bureau, want to extend a ‘thank-you’ to all the sponsors, volunteers and vendors who helped make the 11th annual Rivers and Spires Festival an overwhelming success.

This year, over 35,000 people attended the three-day event, with over 28,500 people attending on Saturday alone.

A standing room only crowd on hand for Jo Dee Messina’s Concert at the 2013 Rivers and Spires Festival

A standing room only crowd on hand for Jo Dee Messina’s Concert at the 2013 Rivers and Spires Festival

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Rivers and Spires Festival features Brewfest on Saturday, April 20th

 

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – The Rivers and Spires Festival’s Brewfest will feature more than 80 beers for you to sample on Saturday, April 20th from 3:00pm to 7:00pm.

The event will have craft beers, food and entertainment. Activities for the afternoon include interactive cooking shows, sponsored by Legends Bank and Publix, complete with samples for the audience to enjoy.

2013 Rivers and Spires Brewfest

2013 Rivers and Spires Brewfest

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Rivers and Spires Festival kicks off Thursday, April 18th

 

Rivers and Spires is being held April 18th-20th.

The Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – This weekend, the place to be is Downtown Clarksville, Tennessee for the 11th annual Rivers and Spires Festival. The Festival begins Thursday, April 18th and runs through Saturday, April 20th.

The streets will be filled with with craft and food vendors, five music stages, kids’ activities and artisan booths. So come out for a great time.

Jo Dee Messina will take the Rivers and Spires Public Square stage on Saturday, April 20th at 7:00pm

Jo Dee Messina will take the Rivers and Spires Public Square stage on Saturday, April 20th at 7:00pm

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Rivers and Spires Festival seeking Volunteers

 

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – The award-winning Rivers and Spires Festival is a community driven event that is organized by hundreds of dedicated volunteers each year. But, in order to be successful, we need your support!

With over 600 volunteer positions to fill, there are plenty of opportunities to get involved.

Volunteers needed for the 2013 Rivers and Spires Festival.

Volunteers needed for the 2013 Rivers and Spires Festival.

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Rivers and Spires Brewfest Tickets are now on Sale

 

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – The 11th Annual Rivers and Spires Brewfest will feature more than 80 beers for you to sample on Saturday, April 20th from 3:00pm to 7:00pm.

Back again after a very successful first year, the event will have craft beers, food and entertainment. Activities for the afternoon include interactive cooking shows, sponsored by Legends Bank and Publix, complete with samples for the audience to enjoy.

2013 Rivers and Spires Brewfest

2013 Rivers and Spires Brewfest

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Rivers and Spires Festival April 18th-20th

 

Free Festival, Concerts and Activities in Clarksville, Tennessee

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – It’s hard to believe another year has passed and it is almost time to be in Historic Downtown Clarksville, Tennessee for the 11th annual Rivers & Spires Festival, held April 18th-20th.

If you’ve never been to the Rivers & Spires Festival, mark your calendar and be prepared to have a great time. Lined with craft and food vendors, five music stages, kids’ activities and artisan booths, the streets of downtown transform each year as the Festival goes into full swing.

Rivers and Spires Festival April 18th-20th

Rivers and Spires Festival April 18th-20th

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Rivers and Spires applications for Miss River Queen and Vendors due

 

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – The Rivers & Spires Festival is currently accepting applications for the Miss River Queen and Teen Pageants as well as applications for volunteers and vendors.

The 11th annual Rivers & Spires Festival will be held April 18th-20th, 2013 in Historic Downtown Clarksville. This event has five stages of entertainment with over 100 entertainers performing all three days.

Rivers and Spires Festival

Rivers and Spires Festival

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Rivers and Spires named Best Festival at Southeast Festivals and Events Association Conference

 

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – The Rivers and Spires Festival is pleased to announce that they were the recipient of two Gold Awards at the Southeast Festivals and Events Association (SFEA) Conference this past week in Auburn, AL.

The Festival won Gold Awards for being the “Best Festival With A Budget Over $75,000” and for the “Best Creative Idea”. The 2012 Festival Media Kit was submitted for the creative award.

L-R: Theresa Harrington, Jessica Goldberg and Doug Barber were in attendance to accept the awards from SFEA representatives.

L-R: Theresa Harrington, Jessica Goldberg and Doug Barber were in attendance to accept the awards from SFEA representatives.

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Rivers & Spires Festival offers chance to meet Family Fun Stage Headliners Building 429

 

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – The Rivers & Spires Festival, coming up April 18th-20th, has confirmed Dove Award winning Christian group Building 429 will headline the Family Fun Stage on Saturday, April 20th at 5:00pm.

“We’re excited about being a part of the 11th annual Rivers & Spires Festival,” says Larry Riley, senior pastor of Clarksville’s First Baptist Church. “It’s a great opportunity for our church to partner with Clarksville in supporting our city, her families, and Christian values.”

Building 429 to headline the Family Fun Stage at this years Rivers & Spires.

Building 429 to headline the Family Fun Stage at this years Rivers & Spires.

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