7th ANNUAL RIVER CITY FESTIVAL

MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND SCHEDULE

May 23, 24, 25, 2014

Memorial Day Weekend
The Janet and Imre Szilagyi Center for the Visual and Performing Arts
Rowlesburg, WV 26425
Websites:www. rowlesburg.org, www.rowlesburg.infowww.rowlesburgguide.com
Info & Advanced Tickets: 304-329-1230, 304-454-9232, 304-454-9786, 608-354-9355

ALL WEEK-END
10am
River City Café: Continental Breakfast
Lunch available @ River City Café
All food items available by purchase



Friday - May 23. 2014
1 PM: Authors Program, Carolann Hooton Reading and Research Library
First Year Library Happy Birthday Party, River City Café

4 PM Robert E. Lee/Al Stone


5 PM Dinner on your own

7pm: Parade with General Robert E. Lee & Preston Knights Marching Band

8pm: Preston Knights Concert Band and Singers. Deborah Westbrook, Director
SC/OLD RHS Auditorium


Saturday - May 24, 2014-
10 AM – 5 PM: Arts Vendors

Saturday, May 24, 2014, 10am-Noon
Return of the Buckwheat Stars: A Homecoming Featuring Smithsonian Hometown Teams Exhibit & PCSM Hometown Teams Companion Exhibit - Dr. Mike Teets & Delegates - Refreshments Served, 3rd Tier SC/OLD RHS


View and/or download the pdf file: 9-20-13_Szilagyi_Smithsonian_hometown_teams



2:30 PM: “In the Shadow of the Hill: A Coming of Age” $15/8
Lynne Broderick, Director
Preston Theater and Music Ensemble
Scenes From “When the Whistle Blows” by Fran Slayton
Play Script by Elizabeth Haley Garwood/Sandra Wales

5 PM: Dinner on Your Own
8pm: Gala Dance Evening-The Classics Band $15/$25 per Couple
Finger food, Wine and Soft Drinks, BYOB;


Presenters:
RRC, Inc., River City Festival Committee, Rowlesburg ON TRAC


Sponsors:
Clear Mountain Bank, Smithonian Institution, WV Humanities Council. Lydia Main,
Thomasina & Nick Caporella, Hazel Ruby McQuain Trust,
Greer Industries, Alpine Lake, The Nassif Family

 

Sunday, May 25, 2014
2:30 PM: Wheeling Symphony String Quintet $15

5 PM: Patriotic Dinner
Claudia Atkinson Catering, Menu: Baked Steak, VFW Social Hall $10/5, Silent Auction, Entertainment

All Weekend


Live Performance, Music and Art Events
Smithsonian Hometown Teams Exhibit, May 11 - June 21
Preston County Sports Museum Companion Exhibit,

WWII Museum,
Smithsonian Historic Bridges Exhibit, River City Cafe,
Emporium/Cottage Industries,

4-H Living History and Learning Center. Community Quilters,
Carolann Hooton Research and Reading Library, Arts Preston, Pottery, Arts & Crafts, Vendors,
Rowlesburg High School Class Pictures, Rowlesburg Park & Concession Stand,
Railroad Depot, Rowlesburg History Museum, Cannon Hill Rides/TBA


Program Subject to Change arn: 1/30/2014 Event e-mail annarnas@aol.com