Clarksville, TN – The deadline is quickly approaching to register as a vendor in the Arts Galore and Marketplace areas of the 14th annual Rivers and Spires Festival. The Arts Galore area is dedicated solely to crafts, artwork and handmade items, while the Marketplace features commercial and novelty items.
Businesses, organizations and individuals who are interested in being a vendor are encouraged to act quickly as the spaces are nearly booked.All other vendor categories are completely filled including entertainment, food and commercial spaces. We thank everyone who applied to participate!
Held in Historic Downtown Clarksville and completely free to the public, the festival draws tens of thousands of attendees over a three-day period. All prospective vendors must apply no later than April 4th. Applications are available online at www.riversandspires.com/applications
The 2016 Festival will be held Thursday, April 14th through Saturday, April 16th. As in years past, Thursday night will have limited entertainment and concessions. The Family Fun Zone, with activities for toddlers to teens, opens on Friday night at 5:00pm Friday night.
Vendor spaces may be near capacity, but there’s always room for volunteers. The Festival is made possible year after year because of the hard work of more than 600 volunteers. Individuals and groups are always encouraged to help in the Family Fun Zone and assist in other festival logistics.
If you are interested in being a part of the Rivers & Spires team, please apply online at www.riversandspires.com/applications and be sure to indicate the specific days you are available. There is no deadline to apply and all volunteers receive a coveted festival t-shirt.
About the Rivers and Spires Festival
The 14th annual Rivers And Spires Festival will be held April 14th-16th in Downtown Clarksville. This event has five stages of entertainment with over 100 entertainers performing all three days. From children’s activities, arts & crafts, car shows, military exhibits, shopping and so much more this is truly an event for the whole family. Admission to the Festival is free including all games, activities and concerts.
Rivers and Spires is one of the biggest festivals in the southeast. Hours this year are: April 14th and 15th from 5:00pm-10:00pm and April 16th from 10:00am – 9:00pm The Family Fun Zone Hours: Friday, April 15th from 5:00pm-8:00pm and Saturday, April 16th from 10:00am – 8:00pm. Toddler Town Hours: Friday, April 15th from 5:00pm-7:00pm and Saturday, April 16th from 10:00am – 7:00pm.