Gastronomy and games at the Rivesville Riverfront Festival


RIVESVILLE, WV — The City of Rivesville held its Riverfront Festival behind the Municipal Building, beginning at 9 a.m. on July 2.

The Rivesville Main Street Market on Monday began at 9 a.m., which included a climbing wall, children’s games, baked goods, artisans and vendors. The town garage offered free face painting for kids starting at 4 p.m., where they also held a raffle.

The West Side Rhythm and Blues Band played at the clubhouse between 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Ryan Cain then played from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Styx and Stones BBQ was there as well as many other food vendors and good baked tables.

The festival has been going on for several years. Frank Moore, City Council Member and President of Main Street Rivesville, mentioned why the festival is important to the community.

“Well, the community festival is really a tradition. Plus, it brings all of our community connections, our families together, around town, to have fun and celebrate our Independence Day.

The Town of Rivesville would like to thank all the volunteers and sponsors who contributed to the success of the costs of the fireworks, food vendors, crafts and festival activities.

To cap off the Independence Day celebration, the fireworks display started at 10 p.m.


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