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Riverlink Hosts "Rockin’ RiverFest" on Saturday

ASHEVILLE, NC – RiverLink hosts its annual Rockin’ RiverFest Saturday, including a Raft Race, Kids’ Parade, Music Showcase & Competition, local food and beer, vendors, arts performances and recreational activities.

The festivities begin at 11 a.m. at the French Broad River Park with a Kids Parade for ages 12 and younger who can decorate their bikes, rollerblades or skateboards.

Surprise judges will award prizes to kids for their creativity and green means of transportation. After the parade, there will be fun activities including face painting and hula hooping.

The Music Showcase & Competition sponsored by 98.1 the River and the Musician’s Workshop starts at noon with local area bands competing for Best Band and Wild Wing’s Choice.

For more information including raft race registration, parking information and free shuttles and schedule of events, please visit www.riverlink.org.

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