(Lander, Wyo.) –  The Lander Art Center presents the 6th Annual Riverfest Art and Music in the Park this weekend! Saturday, August 16th from 10am-8pm in Lander City Park.

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Spend the day in Lander’s beautiful city park enjoying great art, live music, fun activities, and delicious food and drink! This event showcases over 30 local and regional artists selling high quality, original artwork including jewelry, metal sculpture, woodworking, painting, photography, fiber arts, ceramics, and paper arts.

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Artists demonstrations will be held all day long throughout the festival to include painting, ceramics, laser cutting, blacksmithing, wood burning, wood working and paper mache.

There will be art activities for the whole family to enjoy by the Lander Art Center, Lander Library and the Lander Children’s Museum. Special activities this year include an afternoon ukulele workshop and guitar care by Mammoth Music and fly fishing cast demos and fish art activity from Pope Agie Anglers.

Dance and music performances schedule
11:00 am –  A youth dance led by Jackson Hole Dancers Workshop Creative Arts Camp
Musical performances follow highlight a diverse variety of music
12:00 pm – Jeff Crosby and the Refugees, Idaho (pictured below)

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3:00 pm – Andy Frasco and the U.N., California (pictured below)

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6:00 pm – Euforquestra, Colorado (pictured below)

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Local food vendors include:

Lander Bar, Old Town Coffee, Bar 10, Tony’s Pizza, and Weepopcorn

Don’t let your summer come to an end without enjoying a day of art and music in the park!

Entry: $5, kids 12 and under are free
All proceeds support Lander Art Center programming
Complete event information and a list of the 2014 artists can be found at http://www.landerartcenter.com/riverfest2014
A special thank you to this year’s signature sponsor SageWest Healthcare.