Riverfest to be held on Friday, Saturday

PARKERSBURG — Riverfest 2019 will be held Friday and Saturday at Point Park in downtown Parkersburg.

The event features two days of live music at the Point Park Amphitheater. There will also be sternwheelers visiting the point and food vendors.

Riverfest began in 2017 but was canceled in 2018 due to high water.

On Friday, Riverfest will begin with opening ceremonies at 5:30 p.m. followed by Insured Sound from 6-8:30 p.m. and Stallion from 9-11 p.m.

On Saturday, the activities begin at 3:30 p.m. with music by TRO, followed by 4 On the Floor at 5:30 p.m. Band of Brothers will close out Riverfest as the band takes the stage at 9 p.m.