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River Town Festival 2019
July 13 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Schedule for July 12 & 13
5-9 p.m. Craft & Food Vendors
7 p.m. Cole Sitzlar, Country Music Artist
9 p.m. The movie “Wild River” shown in the Park Pavilion
8 a.m. “Run to the River”
8 a.m. – 10 a.m. Water Events on the Hiwassee
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Craft & Food Vendors
11 a.m. & 1 p.m. Connor Lorre-Singing Impressionist
Run to the River 5K and 1K-8 a.m.–Saturday, July 13-Begins at Hiwassee Meadowland Park
Historical Walk-8:15 a.m.–Saturday, July 13-Begins at Hiwassee Meadowland Park
Photo Contest-entries due July 8 (winners announced July 13)
Fishing Contest-week prior to festival (winners announced July 13)
Cardboard Regatta-9:00 a.m.–Saturday, July 13 @Hiwassee Blueway, Cherokee Crossing
Duck Race-9 a.m.–Saturday, July 13 @Hiwassee Blueway, Cherokee Crossing
Pontoon Boat Rides-10 a.m. til 2 p.m. (Saturday, July 13 @Hiwassee Blueway, Cherokee Crossing
July 12 Cole Sitzlar….Rising Country Star….appearing at 7 p.m.
Cole Sitzlar is a young ambitious country music singer who lets nothing stop him. He plays honky tonks, records his own music and even raised money to fund his own professional music video. He’s thriving as an independent artist with a dedicated fan-base all over the south. He’s opened for the legendary David Allen Coe, Confederate Railroad and Ronnie McDowell. He’s played for thousands of fans at the famous Riverbend Festival in Chattanooga, TN.
July 12 the movie “Wild River” to be shown at dark in the pavilion.
July 13 Conner Lorre-two shows…. 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.
Conner Lorre is a critically acclaimed singer/entertainer that travels internationally, dazzling his audiences a singing Impressionist. The one word most often used to describe Conner’s voice is “AMAZING’. Conner’s sensational “Variety of Legends” Voice Impersonation Show has received STANDING OVATIONS in 38 states. It features stunningly accurate voice impressions of the most legendary singers of our time…Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Neil Diamond, Elvis Presley, Tom Jones, Paul McCartney, Frankie Valli, John Denver, Barry Manilow, Jimmy Buffett, Elton John, Steve Perry, Michael Buble, Lee Greenwood, and many more. Conner sings each song so well, at times you’ll wonder if he’s lip-syncing.