Riverfest is Riverfront Recapture’s largest event, with live, high-quality entertainment on both sides of the Connecticut River at Mortensen Riverfront Plaza and Great River Park. Riverside Park and Charter Oak Landing are also open for fireworks viewing. People of all ages and backgrounds enjoy performances, food, children’s activities, exhibitors and one of the largest (and best!) fireworks displays in New England, beautifully choreographed to music. Great River Park will feature a country fair theme.
The Riverfest 2015 will be held on July 11 from 4-10 p.m. at Mortensen Riverfront Plaza on 300 Columbus Blvd. in Hartford and at Great River Park on 301 East River Drive in East Hartford, CT. Admission is free of charge. For more information, please call 860-713-3131.