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Gamers get their own area at this Year’s Gig City Gaming at Clarksville’s Rivers and Spires

 

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – Video game aficionados have a place to unite, unwind and show their gaming skills at this year’s Rivers and Spires Festival.

For the first time ever, the Festival will be bringing a free, fully interactive gaming area to the underground parking garage located on Franklin Street. Gig City Gaming, presented by CDE Lightband, will feature over 50 titles and will cater to over 30,000 gamers.

There will be tons of gaming for everyone to enjoy on systems including the Xbox 360, Xbox One, Play Station 3 and Play Station 4.

Downtown Clarksville during the Annual Rivers and Spires Festival

Downtown Clarksville Tennessee during Rivers and Spires Festival.

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Clarksville’s Rivers and Spires Festival’s 2014 Miss River Queen, Teen to be Crowned this Weekend

 

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN - The search is on for this year’s Miss River Queen and River Teen. The annual pageant will be held March 8th, 2014 in Clement Auditorium on the campus of Austin Peay State University.

The pageant begins at 7:00pm, and doors open at 6:30pm. Tickets are $10.00 per person and may be purchased at the door. The event is open to the public.

2013 Miss River Teen, Hope Parker (L) and Miss River Queen, Sarah Gross (R)

2013 Miss River Teen, Hope Parker (L) and Miss River Queen, Sarah Gross (R)

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Clarksville’s Rivers and Spires Festival needs extras for Television Commercial

 

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – Rivers and Spires needs you, and all of your friends, to be in Downtown Clarksville at Public Square on January 19th from 2:00pm-4:00pm to be a part of the official 2014 Festival TV commercial.

The award-winning Rivers and Spires Festival will be filming the commercial to go along with the recently selected jingle. All those interested in having their 30 seconds of fame are asked to show up with a great attitude and ready to dance. Don’t worry no professional training is needed – just be ready to have fun!

Downtown Clarksville during the Annual Rivers and Spires Festival

Downtown Clarksville during the Annual Rivers and Spires Festival

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Clarksville’s Rivers and Spires Festival needs you to create their Official Jingle

 

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – Do you have what it takes to create the official 2014 Rivers and Spires jingle that will be used in the upcoming Festival TV commercials?

For over a decade, the award-winning Rivers & Spires Festival has been showcasing musicians and entertainers, from up and coming local artists, to Grammy award-winners.

Downtown Clarksville during the Annual Rivers and Spires Festival

Downtown Clarksville during the Annual Rivers and Spires Festival

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Clarksville’s Rivers and Spires Festival now accepting Vendor, Volunteer and Entertainer Applications

 

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – The 12th annual award-winning Rivers and Spires Festival, held in Historic Downtown Clarksville, Tennessee, is currently accepting applications for vendors, volunteers and entertainers.

The 2014 Festival will be held Thursday, April 24th through Saturday, April 26th. As in years past, Thursday night will have limited entertainment and concessions. The Family Fun Zone, with activities for toddlers to teens, will not be open until 5:00pm Friday night.

JoDee Messina, the 2013 Rivers and Spires Festival Headliner

JoDee Messina, the 2013 Rivers and Spires Festival Headliner

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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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Clarksville’s Rivers and Spires Festival named Top 100 Events in the Country

 

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – The American Bus Association (ABA) recently announced that the Rivers & Spires Festival, to be held April 24th-26th, 2014 in Clarksville, Tennessee, has been named as one of the Top 100 Events in North America for 2014.

According to ABA, inclusion in the Top 100 list, published as a supplement to the September/October issue of Destinations magazine, indicates that Rivers & Spires offers excellent entertainment value to both tour groups and individual travelers from around the world.

Rivers and Spires Festival named Top 100 Events in the Country by American Bus Association

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Rivers and Spires Festival wraps up today with Activities, Music Galore

 

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – The 11th annual Rivers and Spires Festival concludes today in Historic Downtown Clarksville. The event gets started at 10:00am with food vendors, arts and crafts, and kids’ activities. The Children’s Parade with start at 1:00pm.

There will be acts and music going on five separate stages all day and into the night. And one of the best things about Rivers and Spires, is that it’s free and open to the public.

CMA Award Winning Jo Dee Messina hits the Pubic Square Stage tonight at 7:00pm. (Jake Harsh)

CMA Award Winning Jo Dee Messina hits the Rivers and Spires Public Square Stage tonight at 7:00pm. (Jake Harsh)

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Rivers and Spires Festival fights chilly weather on second day of festival

 

Rivers and Spires FestivalClarksville, TN – The second day of the Rivers and Spires Festival opened with an unseasonable chill in the air, but that didn’t stop the crowds for coming out for the second day of this wonderful three day festival held in Historic Downtown Clarksville Tennessee.

On the first day of the 2013 Rivers and Spires Festival I concentrated mostly on the musical entertainment, today I engaged in one of the most popular activities at the festival, people watching!

Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan and City Councilman Geno Grubbs watches the Beatles cover band Yesterday perform from the bleachers at the Public Square Stage

Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan and City Councilman Geno Grubbs watches the Beatles cover band Yesterday perform from the bleachers at the Public Square Stage

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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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