10th Annual River City Arts Festival

Friday May 26 2017 to Monday May 29 2017

Friday 26 May 2017 – 1:00 PM
Sacajawea by Mary Daily
Sponsor: WV Humanities Council, Exhibit Mike Hooton, Benefactor Hooton Research and Reading Library. 3rd Tier Great Hall Free
Friday 26 May 2017 – 4:00 PM
Lecture Demonstration by WVU Professor General Hambrick “Nijinsky: Choreography for Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring” Solo Performance by WVU Dancer Auditorium Free
Saturday 27 May 2017 – 10:00 AM
Return of the Buckwheat Stars
Mike Argabrite, Mike Barnett Remembrances -Undefeated 1967 KHS Football Team, Written Tribute To Mickey Furfari by Norm Julian, Remarks by Dr. Lynn Housner: Preston County Parks & Recreation Projects PCSM 3rd Tier Refreshments
Saturday 27 May 2017 – 3:00 PM
Opera Star Cristina Nassif in Recital
Arias, Art Songs Broadway Tunes
Cristina Nassif Soprano; Dr.Thomas Nassif Pianist. Baby Grand by Courtesy of Flicky Harvey, Restoration by Tim Richards,Auditorium $15/$7
Reception River City Café.
Saturday 27 May 2017 – 5:00 PM
Christ United Methodist Church
Turkey Dinner
with all the trimmings
CUMC Social Hall $10/$5
Saturday 27 May 2017 – 8:00 PM
RCF Festival Dance THE CLASSICS
Finger Food, Casa Marrara Wine & Soft Drinks, Toasts to Classes of 1967 Alums 50th Anniversary from Ten Original Preston County High Schools, Presentation of ON TRAC Business Recognition: Sidetracked Restaurant Coordinators Judy & Lorenzo Halterman. Emcee: Darrell Dean Auditorium BYOB $25/$15
Sunday 28 May 2017 – 2:30 PM
Wheeling Symphony Trio
A Concert of Classiclal, Operatic, Broadway, Pop and Film Music
J.J. Johnson, Viola; Anne Mokal, Violin; Jeffrey T Mangone, Sr., Double Bass. Development Director Dr.Gail Looney Auditorium $15/$7
Sunday 28 May 2017 – 5:00 PM
Patriotic Dinner & Community Arts Silent Auction Chaired by Phil & Mary Wotring, SIDE TRACKED CATERING Donna & Allen Close Baked Steak Dinner VFW Social Hall/$10/5
Sunday 28 May 2017 – 7:30 PM
War of 1812: Causes, Conflicts &
Consequences Directed by Lynn Broderick, Performance by
Preston KnightsTheater Ensemble
Auditorium $15/$7
Program subject to change 3/6/2017
Monday 29 May 2017 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
1st Annual RCF Car Cruise
Event Coordinator Phil Wotring
Monday 29 May 2017 – 2:30 PM
249th Army Band Jazz Combo,
SSG Mathew Goff, Sax, SSG.Travis Hoard, Bass, SSG Mathew Wood, Drums, SSG Brian Donaldson. Piano
Auditorium – Free
Monday 29 May 2017 – 4:00 PM
Preston County Choir
Wayne Williams Director Kent Pomeroy, Pianist Auditorium – Free
ALL WEEK-END
Saturday and Sunday as of 10:00 AM
Continental Breakfast & Lunch
available @ River City Café
River Bend Studio Susan Ramey
Ridgetop Pottery Demonstration Saturday & Sunday (except during performances)
Museums and Exhibits
Carolann Hooton R &R Library,
Louis & Clark Expedition, War of 1812, Nijinsky’s The Rite of Spring,
PCSM Orange & Black, Rowlesburg Quilters, RHS T-Shirts, Walter Shaver Carving, Creative Art Studio, WWII Museum, Emporium, Historic Bridges, Great Hall Gallery

Category: Arts, Community, Fairs & Festivals, Food, Music, Outdoor, Preston County

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Location Information

Szilagyi Center

Rowlesburg WV United States
UPCOMING Events
Saturday August 12 2017
Saturday August 05 2017
Sunday July 30 2017