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Festival of the River: Three Days of Music, Art and Environment Under the Big Tent and on Brown’s Island

Event Date: 06/08/2018

Location: Brown's Island, Richmond, VA, USA


Submitted by: Mk
Geographic Areas: Virginia

A unique coalition including The City of Richmond, Venture Richmond, the Richmond Symphony, VCU Institute for Contemporary Art, Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay, 1708 Gallery, James River Association, Capital Region Collaborative and other partners announces a special three-day event, The Festival of the River, which will take place on Brown’s Island June 8-10, 2018. This one-time festival will showcase the very best of the James River, Chesapeake Bay and the Richmond Region. Festival highlights will include contemporary art installations, performances under the Symphony’s “Big Tent,” cleanups along and around the River and family-friendly environmental education activities including Back to the Bay in celebration of Chesapeake Bay Awareness Week. For more information about Back to the Bay and the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay, click here.