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River City Festival of the Arts

12:00 am - 11:59 pm

Anna R. Nassif, Artistic Director, the RRC & RCFC present the 12th Annual River City Festival of the Arts on Memorial Day weekend!

Friday, May 24
9-11 a.m. Arts in Education Tour, 11am Teddy Roosevelt by Gene Worthington
A Living History Portrayal Auditorium
2 p.m. Dr. Sandra Wales Bring your Own Book Free Carolann Hooton Library
2:45 p.m. Sister Priscilla Fairytales & Daily Life Free Carolann Hooton Library
4 p.m. Lecture- Demonstration Modern Dance with WVU Professor General Hambrick, AUD Donation
5:30 p.m. Dinner in the Park with Clyde Sypolt and Band Back Porch Music With a Twist
7:30 p.m. Wheeling Symphony Percussion Quintet $15/Auditorium

Saturday, May 25
10 a.m. Return of the Buckwheat Stars
Noon Luncheon in the River City Café
Farmers Market, Pottery, Quilts, Face Painting
3 p.m. An Afternoon of Arias, Art Songs, Folk Songs & Broadway Tunes
Opera Star Cristina Nassif, Soprano,
Guest Appearance by Jamie Kotmair, Baritone,
Pianist Dr. Thomas J. Nassif,
Reception River City Cafe
5 p.m. RCF, Ham & Turkey Dinner CUMC Social Hall, $10/5,
8 p.m. A Gala Dance Evening. Casa Marrara Wine The Classics $25/15 AUD

Sunday, May 26, 2019
2:30 p.m. An Afternoon at the Theater
Lynn Broderick Director, Preston High Ensemble $15 AUD
5 p.m. Patriotic Dinner Meatloaf & Baked Potato Dinner $10/$5 VFW Social Hall.
RCF Silent Auction

Monday May 27, 2019
Noon Concert 249th Army Chamber Ensemble Donation AUD
2 p.m. High Ridge Ramblers West Virginia Mountain Music
Dave Bing, Mark Payne, Andrew Dunlap, Fiddle, Banjo, Guitar $15 Aud
4 p.m. Preston County Chorus
Co- conductors Shauna Bloom & Wayne Williams Donation


May 24, 2019
May 27, 2019
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Janet & Imre Szylagyi Center for the Performing & Visual Arts
Rowlesburg, WV 26425 United States