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Clarksville Parks and Recreation now accepting registrations for the Riverfest Regatta

 

Clarksville's Riverfest CelebrationClarksville, TN – Join us for the Ninth Annual Riverfest Regatta part of the, Riverfest celebration at McGregor Park, on Saturday, September 12th. Participants can enter as an individual or as a team for a chance to win awards!

This boat race is not like any ordinary boat race. Participants will compete in their boats made of cardboard, plastic bottles, or a few other approved materials. There will be several divisions all racing down the 100-yard long course on the Cumberland River.

To find out the complete list of materials, visit the Festival website at www.clarksvilleriverfest.com

Boats competing in the 2014 Riverfest Regatta

Boats competing in the 2014 Riverfest Regatta

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation seeks entries for Riverfest Art Experience

 

Clarksville's Riverfest CelebrationClarksville, TN – Would you like to see your art on display or your short film viewed by hundreds? Do you want to have the chance to win a cash prize? Do you have a friend or family member who would be interested? Help us spread the word! The Riverfest Art Experience is looking for entries for 2015!

The Riverfest Art Experience, featuring both a Juried Art Show (formerly known as Tour d’Art) and a Film Festival, will kick-off Riverfest on Thursday, September 10th with a public art show. The show will begin at 5:00pm at Liberty Park and will include art and films from local talent, food trucks, beer and prizes.

Riverfest Art Experience,

Riverfest Art Experience,

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation announces “Nashville” star Charles Esten to headline 2015 Riverfest

 

Clarksville's Riverfest CelebrationClarksville, TN – Riverfest, presented by the City of Clarksville and Miller Lite, is pleased to announce Charles Esten of television’s hit series “Nashville” will be the featured headliner at the 2015 Festival. Charles Esten will take the main stage as the headlining event on Saturday, September 12th, 2015 at 9:00pm. The concert is free and open to the public.

Born in Pittsburgh, PA, Charles “Chip” Esten was raised in Alexandria, VA and attended T.C. Williams High School, made famous in the film “Remember the Titans.”

"Nashville" star Charles Esten to headline this year's Riverfest Festival in Clarksville.

“Nashville” star Charles Esten to headline this year’s Riverfest Festival in Clarksville.

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation announces Riverfest Vendor and Entertainer applications now available

 

Clarksville's Riverfest CelebrationClarksville, TN – Applications are now being accepted for the City of Clarksville’s 28th annual Riverfest Celebration. The Festival will be held Thursday, September 10th through Saturday, September 12th, 2015. Vendors and entertainers are encouraged to apply online at www.clarksvilleriverfest.com .

The Festival can only accept a limited number of applicants, so submit today!

Riverfest is currently accepting vendors for the following categories: food vendors, arts and crafts, retail vendors, commercial, and non-profit organizations.

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Clarksville’s Riverfest volunteer prize winner announced by Clarksville Parks and Recreation

 

2014 RiverfestClarksville, TN – The City of Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department is happy to announce the winners of the Riverfest volunteer prize.

The ROTC program at Austin Peay State University will be awarded the $500.00 cash prize for providing the highest number of volunteer hours served at the 2014 Riverfest celebration held September 5th and 6th at McGregor Park.

Riverfest Volunteer winners announced.

Riverfest Volunteer winners announced.

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Clarksville Riverfest gets dazzled by Magician Russ Nowack

 

2014 RiverfestClarksville, TN – Clarksville Riverfest patrons got a taste of slight of hand and illusion Saturday, September 6th by magician Russ Nowack. From the rings to the disappearing silk handkerchief, Nowack amazed and mesmerized the adults and kids alike with his feats of magic on the Riverfest River of Culture Stage.

With his people skills, he was able draw the audience into his act and had them participating as well.

Magician Russ Nowack performing at the 2014 Clarksville Riverfest Festival.

Magician Russ Nowack performing at the 2014 Clarksville Riverfest Festival.

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Clarksville’s Riverfest Festival went Wild for Nashville Zoo’s Wildlife on Wheels

 

Clarksville's  Riverfest 2014Clarksville, TN – The Nashville Zoo’s “Wildlife on Wheels” was at Clarksville’s Riverfest 2014 on Saturday, September 6th at the Adventure Zone. The show is a regular at Riverfest each year and a hit with kids and adults alike.

“We love coming to Riverfest. At the Nashville Zoo, we just love being able to come out to events like this to educate young children and get them passionate about the animals,” stated BHD Keeper Anna Currie with the Nashville Zoo.

Nashville Zoo's Anna Currie talks to the audience about "Archimedes" the Eagle Owl at Clarksville's Riverfest.

Nashville Zoo’s Anna Currie talks to the audience about “Archimedes” the Eagle Owl at Clarksville’s Riverfest.

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Clarksville’s Riverfest Recycled Fashion Show was held Saturday

 

Clarksville Riverfest 2014Clarksville, TN – Clarksville’s Riverfest Festival held the Recycled Fashion Show on Saturday, September 6th on the River of Culture Stage located in the Adventure Zone.

Sponsored by Bi-County Waste Management, the event encouraged youth and adults to construct their fashions from nothing but recyclable items and materials.

There were two categories, Youth and Adult. The winners won cash prizes for their efforts.

Clarksville Riverfest Recycled Fashion Show

Clarksville Riverfest Recycled Fashion Show

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Clarksville’s Riverfest closed out with Tracy Lawrence on the Miller Lite Stage

 

Clarksville Riverfest 2014Clarksville, TN – The final day of Clarskville’s 2014 Riverfest Festival started like the day before but with a steady wind mitigating the worst effects of the heat.

Crowds started arriving early for the festival with the kickoff of the Riverfest Regatta, and action on the various stages beginning simultaneously.

Bruce and Karen Gundling were enjoying the sights and sounds of the festival with their son Trey. They had traveled to Riverfest all the way from Ottawa Canada.

Tracy Lawrence performing closing out the 2014 Riverfest Festival

Tracy Lawrence performing closing out the 2014 Riverfest Festival

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Clarksville Police report Juvenile in Possession of BB Gun During Clarksville Riverfest Festival

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – On Saturday, September 6th, 2014 at 10:29pm, during Clarksville’s  Riverfest Festival, Officers from the Clarksville Police Department responded to a large crowd of juveniles congregating in the parking lot of a business on Riverside Drive.

Officers were able to keep the crowd peaceful for some time, however, a city employee reported that a black male juvenile was in possession of a handgun. «Read the rest of this article»

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