18th Annual River Festival

Hosted by Western Slope Conservation Center

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Saturday, June 2, 2018 - Paonia, Colorado

Get your PFDs and dancing shoes ready…our Annual River Festival is back with a day of fun! Join us on June 2nd at the Paonia River Park for the River Festival featuring live music, family fun, vendors, food & drink, games (including the ever popular fruit toss!), and so much more.


Dust off your dancing shoes, break out the sunscreen, and get ready to party at the 18th Annual River Festival at the Paonia River Park! This event is free and open to the public. Live music, food & drinks, educational tables, kids arts and crafts including mural painting, games (including the ever-popular Fruit Toss!) and so much more!

We are also having a costume contest with prizes! This year’s theme is “Birds & Beasts” so come dressed as your favorite endangered or threatened species!

And new this year, we are introducing “All Forked Up” – a build your own craft vessel race! Join us on May 30 at the packing shed on 1st and Grand in Paonia for a fun night building your boat out of recycled materials! We’ll have kids and adult races with prizes at the River Fest – don’t miss out on this crazy, fun race! GET ALL THE FORKED UP DETAILS HERE!

For more info, visit http://westernslopeconservation.org/riverfestival_2018/