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Road to Riverfest concerts will lead up to festival
Liberty Park music series to offer live music, food and beverages
Posted Date: 6/1/2018

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Clarksville Parks and Recreation will host Road to Riverfest, an outdoor concert series featuring live music, food and beer at Liberty Park during the three months leading up to Riverfest, Clarksville’s award winning festival.

Now in its 31st year, Riverfest is Clarksville’s longest running community festival and brings more than 30,000 people to the banks of the Cumberland River in an arts and recreation celebration. Music, art, and family events will unfold Sept. 6-8. The festival is presented by the City of Clarksville Parks & Recreation Department and Miller Lite.

Road to Riverfest has partnered with the Clarksville Hot Air Balloon Classic to bring live music from 6-9 p.m. on Saturday, June 2. Purchase a ticket to see the hot air balloons up close and enjoy performances by Don Gallardo, Tim Carroll, and Brian Ritchey. Tickets are on sale now on

The concert series will continue 5:30-8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 3 with free performances by Carl Wockner and the Fort Campbell Military Band followed by fireworks at Clarksville’s Independence Day Celebration.

Two weeks before the festival, the final concert of the Road to Riverfest series will be from 6-9 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 25. This free 1990’s-themed concert, sponsored by Wicked Good Sandwiches, will feature Saved by the Music: The Ultimate 90’s Experience.

For more, contact Clarksville Parks and Recreation at 931-645-7476 and stay tuned to the Clarksville Riverfest Facebook page for updates.