Festival Schedule for a river with low flows

Here’s the official schedule for this year’s Ridgway RiverFest on Saturday, June 30 – full of popular annual events as well as some creative, new activities to give everyone a reason to come down to Rollans Park.

9-10:15 a.m.      River race registration

10:00 a.m.      Silent Auction bidding begins

10 a.m.-4 p.m.      Watershed Education demonstrations including River Bug Science, Renewable Energy display, Fly Fishing instruction, etc.

10 a.m.-4 p.m.      Kids Eddy activities: snow cones by Voyager Youth Program, watershed coloring & drawing project, face painting,  and more

10 a.m.-6 p.m.      Food by Full Tilt Saloon and Guru’s Nepalese Restaurant; Beer by  Colorado Boy & Margaritas by Glenda the Blenda

10:30 a.m.      River race safety briefing

11:00 a.m.      Safety Rope Bag Toss Contest

11:30 a.m.     Inlfatables Bonanza Race

12:30-1:30 p.m.      Ute cultural presentation by Regina Lopez-Whiteskunk & Native American flute performance by Norman Lopez

1:30 p.m.      Junk of the Unc homemade river-craft race

2:00 p.m.     Rubber Ducky Race

3-6 p.m.      Live Music by Sugar & the Mint

4:30 p.m.     River Race Awards Ceremony

5:00 p.m.     Silent Auction bidding closes & winners pick up items

6:00 p.m.     Music and Festival end


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