Water Festival to Begin Thursday
June 15, 2009 by WLKM
This is Water Festival week in Three Rivers!
The 53rd annual Three Rivers Water Festival will take place Thursday through Saturday with the theme of “TR Goes Hollywood.”
The lineup for opening day on Thursday (June 18th) includes Liquid Therapy canoeing, Lions Club Ox Roast, Woman’s Club Pie & Coffee Booth, St. John’s Lutheran Strawberry Fest, Ambassadors for Christ Barbecue, food vendors, Carnival Midway beginning at 4 p.m., Blueberry Hill pony rides, Colon Lions Club mini-golf, and Three Rivers Rotary Club Texas Hold ‘Em Poker.
Festival highlights include the Arts & Crafts/Commercial Marketplace Friday and Saturday, street parade Friday evening at 7, Classic Car, Truck and Motorcycle Show on Saturday, Main Stage Entertainment featuring Justine Blazer at 8:30 Saturday evening in Memory Isle Park, and fireworks at 10:30. For Water Festival information, call the Three Rivers Area Chamber of Commerce at (269) 278-8193 or visit the Chamber website at www.trchamber.com.