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Diamond Rio closes out 2017 Riverfest under cloudy skies

October 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

Despite cloudy skies and a little rain from Hurricane Nate’s trek through the Mississippi Gulf Coast area, thousands of fans turned out to see Diamond Rio at this year’s Tallahatchie Riverfest. Fans of all ages packed the area surrounding the RedMed Riverview Stage in Park Along the River. Fans turn out [Continue Reading]

Tallahatchie Riverfest Friday night, 2017

October 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

The weather was perfect — temperatures in the mid to upper 60s and no mosquitoes — during the Riverfest Friday night musical entertainment. At 7:30 p.m.,Terry “Harmonica” Bean was the first performer on the Riverview Stage in New Albany’s Park-Along-The-River. Now in his mid 50s, Bean has [Continue Reading]

Ducks’ splashdown set Saturday at noon during RiverFest

October 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

Ducks are getting ready for their big race on the Tallahatchie River this Saturday. The fourth annual Rubber Duck Regatta gets underway at noon off the river bridge in New Albany. The ducks’ lucky owners will win over $1000 in cash prizes. Approximately 2000 yellow ducks will race to the finish line under the [Continue Reading]

Agape raffle at Riverfest will help fund free medical services

September 27, 2017 // 0 Comments

Mary Hargrove, Executive Director of Agape Health Services, Inc., furnished this information to NAnewsweb.com about the Agape raffle, which will raise funds to be used to help provide the Agape free clinic’s  services. Riverfest visitors are encouraged to drop by the Agape tent and take a chance on winning one of [Continue Reading]

Park improvements to be made for Tallahatchie Riverfest

September 15, 2017 // 0 Comments

Thousands of people from across the region are expected to visit New Albany for this year’s annual Tallahatchie Riverfest, on October 6 and 7th. While the influx of visitors is good news for New Albany’s economy, the growth in the crowds has presented its own set of challenges. The festival, now in its [Continue Reading]

Tallahatchie Riverfest 2016 photos/UPDATED

October 8, 2016 // 0 Comments

A few scenes from the 2016 Tallahatchie Riverfest: Ricky Skaggs Saturday night at the Riverfest Ricky Skaggs band Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder Just a few more inches to go! We have a winner! Po’ little ducks run aground. Market on Bankhead Street Carnival ! Trailhead Plaza, a nice place to gather A view [Continue Reading]

The 2016 Tallahatchie Riverfest is underway in New Albany

October 7, 2016 // 0 Comments

New Albany, MS-  One of the best festivals in Mississippi is now underway in New Albany. With a spanking-new stage added to the beautiful Park-Along-the-River venue, New Albany is ready to provide two great nights of music, along with the largest ever Arts gathering, a full midway carnival, pet parades, and, of [Continue Reading]

Changes and Additions to Tallahatchie Riverfest 2016

September 18, 2016 // 0 Comments

New Albany, MS- Other than the date change to October 7-8, New Albany’s Tallahatchie Riverfest has a number of changes in store. The first big change will be evident early in the week as the Lowery Carnival Company returns to the Farmers’ Market area to begin setting up their carnival, which should be up and [Continue Reading]
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