Music show economics spelled the end to Riverfest
after this year's edition, but Springfest
, a family event earlier in the spring that channeled the early days of Riverfest, will continue.
The Museum of Discovery a
nnounced today that it will sponsor the third installment of the free family event from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, April 7, at the River Market pavilions and the First Security Amphitheater.
The Museum, just down the street on Clinton Avenue, will add some of its hands-on activities and "Awesome Science" shows to the event. Other elements include the Super Retriever Series, a dog parade, interaction with police, fire
and other emergency responders, play attractions such as a giant slide and bounce houses;, a construction zone and performances
by dance teams, cheerleaders and bands. Count on food trucks and vendors, too. Austin Hall at the Museum of Discovery has more information — 501-406-7568 or email@example.com