New Milford is excited to be holding its second annual RiverFest on Saturday and Sunday, October 5 and 6 at Young’s Field Park, on Young’s Field Road, across from the banks of the Housatonic River! Based on the success of last year’s inaugural event, it has expanding to a two days and added an Oktoberfest component.
Taking place along the banks of Housatonic River in New Milford, CT – gateway to Litchfield County –and the historic Downtown Village Center, with its popular restaurants and diverse retail offerings, Riverfest highlights the heart of New Milford’s community. Together Downtown and the Riverfront are envisioned as a vibrant hub of commerce, recreation, entertainment and residential life by the Riverfront Revitalization Committee, the organizer of his event.
Live music and entertainment
Beer and Wine Garden, featuring Housatonic Brewing and German beers
Riverfest is possible due to the generous contributions and sponsorships of Textile Development Associates, Inc.; Bank Street Theater; Litchfield Crossings; Macaroni Kids; New Milford Hospital/Nuvance Health; Yard Apes; AMEICO; Candlewood Animal Hospital; Kimberly Clark; NyConn Security Systems; O’Brien Insurance; Geron Nursing; the Lillis Funeral Home and private individuals.
Saturday, October 5, noon to 9:30 pm; and
Sunday, October 6, noon to 6:30 pm
Admission is free,
Donations of five dollars per person would be appreciated
and will be used to offset event expenses. Some activities
may have a charge.
Young’s Field Park
Young’s Field Road