RiverLink seeks arts and crafts vendors for RiverFest

Press release

From RiverLink:

RiverLink is accepting applications for vending space at the 14th annual RiverFest and Anything That Floats Parade on Saturday, August 10, 2013 at French Broad River Park on Amboy Road in Asheville.

RiverLink is seeking vendors with an emphasis on local products, local services, local foods, local traditions and a local shared love of our natural resources. RiverFest is the signature event of RiverLink, a 501c3 nonprofit working to revitalize the French Broad River as a place for everyone to live, work and play.

The event — featuring live music & variety acts, the Anything That Floats Parade on the river, opening ceremony parade, kids area, kids of all ages play area, food, beer, beverages and vendors — is expected to draw a crowd of at least 1,500 river lovers.

Space is limited to a first come first serve basis; join us to make RiverFest 13 our most fun day on the river. Vendor booth fees are:
$200 for a commercial business
$100 for arts & crafts
$50 for non-profits
Booth space 10′ x 10′ with no electricity. Festival hours are 1:00 to 7:00 pm. (setup starts 9:00 am). The festival will be held rain or shine so prepare for the weather

Vendors will be responsible for all booth setup/takedown, tent, tables, chairs, signage, etc.. All vehicles will need to be cleared by 12:00pmt

For more info, contact Curt Crowhurst at (828) 400-4541 or crowhurst2@gmail.com. Vendor applications are available on the RiverLink website.

Located in Asheville’s River Arts District, RiverLink is a regional organization spearheading the economic and environmental revitalization of the French Broad River watershed as a destination where everyone can work, live and play.

For more information about how you can get involved, see our Web site: www.riverlink.org, or contact us at information@riverlink.org or by phone at 252-8474.


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