Bigger and better than ever: Riverfest 2014
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Sun, 10/05/2014 - 7:34pm.

videoThis year's Riverfest filled up the riverfront on Water Street and was expanded to Chandler's Warf. Fireworks, two stages of entertainment and about 200 craft and food vendors are just a few of the things this weekend's festival offered.

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Weekend festivities kicks off with garden party
Submitted by Helen Holt on Fri, 10/03/2014 - 4:33pm.

video The City of Wilmington kicked off its fall celebrations and river fest weekend with a garden party at Greenfield Lake this afternoon. The Greenfield Lake Collaborative hosted the event to raise funds that will support annual community and economic development projects in Greenfield Lake. This is the first event to kick off Riverfest.

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Art unveiling for Riverfest
Submitted by Taylor Yakowenko on Thu, 09/18/2014 - 9:46pm.

videoThe Riverfest Executive Committee unveiled a brand new painting from this year's featured artist David Hayes.

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35th annual Riverfest comes to a close
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Sun, 10/06/2013 - 5:22pm.

videoThe 35th annual Riverfest has come to a close after a fun weekend of food, fireworks, and plenty of activities for the whole family. The festival celebrated its 35th birthday by pulling out all the stops. From live music, arts and crafts, and children's activities to competitions, dancing, martial arts and more, Riverfest attendee John Munn says this year's festival was a huge success.

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Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/04/2013 - 10:38pm.

videoThe 35th Annual Riverfest Kicked off this evening in Downtown Wilmington. Vendors and performers spent all afternoon setting up and getting ready.

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Celebrate 35 years of fun at Riverfest
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Thu, 10/03/2013 - 9:17am.

video This weekend marks the 35th Anniversary of Wilmington's Riverfest.

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Riverfest worries about future after losing big sponsors
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Mon, 09/09/2013 - 3:36pm.

video For more than three decades Riverfest has been a fall tradition in Wilmington. But the future of the annual event is in question.

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Riverfest donates scholarships to CFCC Marine Technology
Submitted by Jayne Dees on Mon, 03/25/2013 - 2:59pm.

video Five students in Cape Fear Community College's Marine Technology program got a big check today to help pay their tuition. Riverfest donated $8,000 for scholarships.

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34th Annual Riverfest brings big money to businesses
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Sat, 10/06/2012 - 3:17pm.

People filled downtown Wilmington this weekend for the 34th annual Riverfest celebration. Local businesses and vendors welcomed the crowds into their stores. They look at Riverfest as an opportunity to expand.

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Riverfest draws thousands to downtown Wilmington
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Sun, 10/09/2011 - 4:25pm.

Folks lined Water Street in downtown Wilmington this weekend for the annual Riverfest. The event, which started in 1979, drew thousands of people to the banks of the Cape Fear River beginning Friday and ending Sunday.

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