Brockville – Brockville’s Big River Festival is set to begin this weekend with Canine Watersports’ Canadian Dock Jumping Championships in Hardy Park and wrapping up a week later with the Red Hot & Blue Rockabilly Weekend and Brockville Tall Ships® Festival presented by Procter & Gamble.
The Big River Festival runs from Friday August 23rd to Sunday, September 1st in Downtown Brockville. It is a celebration of the waterfront community with events happening at all of the waterfront attractions and throughout the city’s parks.
The Festival will be a celebration of life in the 1000 Islands on the mighty St. Lawrence River and all the attributes of living in a river city.
Some of the events scheduled during the week long festival will include:
August 23rd to 25th:
Canine Watersports’ Canadian Dock Jumping Championships
Sunday Concerts in the Park
WPBS TV Screening: “Great Lakes Now” + Starry Night @ Aquatarium
Big River Night on Blockhouse Island
Live Music at the Waterfront
Ghost Story Tour
Brockville Movies in the Park
Aquatarium After Dark with Yuk Yuks
Big River Festival Island Sunset Cruise
August 30th to September 1st:
Red Hot & Blue Rockabilly Weekend
Brockville Tall Ships® Festival presented by Procter & Gamble
August 31st & September 1st:
Shootout Fishing League – Solo Series
SNOlympiad: Summer Snowball Throwing Competition
For more information please visit: http://www.bigriverbrockville.com