Clearing out the email and thought you might be interested in the following press release and email notifications.
****** Press Release ******
Two Historic Towns Team Together
For One Amazing Festival!
RIVER TOWNS RIDE & Festival
The 3nd Annual River Towns Ride & Festival is a one-day joint festival held between the two waterfront towns of New Castle and Delaware City. This year’s event will be held on Saturday, September 16, 2017 from 11:30-5:00 p.m.
The two towns are 10 miles apart and connected by the bike-friendly corridor of Route 9. The event will feature 9:00 a.m. competitive bicycling time trials component for cash and prizes AND a recreational ride where cyclists can pick their distance and ride for fun or earn a medal.
Festivals will be held in New Castle’s Historic Green and Delaware City’s Battery Park starting at 11:30. Activities at both include live music, food, drink, children’s games, hay ride, face painting, sand art and kid’s crafts..
The highlight of the event will be a craft beer festival at both the New Castle Green and Delaware City Battery Park.
10 craft brews will be available.
Admission is free and food, drink and beer are available for purchase.
A free shuttle bus is provided for day-long transportation between each town.
WE NEED YOUR HELP!
A community festival like this needs the participation of the community.
Please volunteer a few hours of your time to make this an exciting and fun event for New Castle.
Volunteers are needed in these areas. Time shifts are 11:15-1:00, 1:00-3:00, 3:00-5:00
· Kids craft Table
· Set Up/Take Down of Tables and Chairs
· Aid Station-hand out water- snacks
· Beer Ticket Sales, ID checks & Wrist Bands
· Beer Pourers
· Info Table- registration, program books,
Please email Cindy Snyder- Cynthia.Snyder@state.de.us or call 302-323-4453
Let us know which areas and what times you can help. Thank You!
Visit our website: www.rivertownsfestival.com