2nd annual Uptown's RiverFest takes over this weekend

2nd annual Riverfest happening in Columbus

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – This weekend will be a great time to take on all of the events for the Uptown RiverFest and Phenixfest.


for the two-day event kicking off on Friday will include dragon boat races sponsored by Georgia Power, a Boy Scout's expo, kayaking competition and live music featuring The Swon Brothers.

Best of all, it's free for the entire family. The entire community is invited to participate in weekend-long events in Woodruff Park and the Phenix City Amphitheater Friday, May 8 from 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. and Saturday, May 9 from 9 a.m. – 10 p.m.

A list of events can be found from their website


When you're at any of the events, you can use #rivercityrush or #RiverFest2015 in your social media postings.

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