Point Pleasant Sternwheel Festival this weekend

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Point Pleasant Sternwheel Festival this weekend

Started in 1991, the Point Pleasant Sternwheel Festival was designed to pay tribute to the river.  Running through June 29, the festival attracts features a variety of free activities aimed at families. Each year we host a tribute music act, a Nashville performer along with various local and regional acts.

5pm            Pet Contest                           Tu-Endie-Wei

6pm            Pageants                               State Theater

6pm            Pretty Baby Contest             Tu-Endie-Wei

7pm            Hit Parade (80s)                    River Front Park

8:30pm       Devonshires (60s-70s)          River Front Park

For decades The Devonshires have been entertaining audiences in cities and towns across the U.S. including San Diego, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Chicago, Nashville, Atlanta, Orlando and New York City.

Their impressive list of clientele includes Walt Disney World, Six Flags, General Electric, Harrahs Casino, Honda of America, Clear Channel Communications, Blackrock Financial, The American Red Cross, Texas Roadhouse, The United States Navy, and the world famous Surf Ballroom in Clear Lake Iowa.

 

The Devonshires have performed with numerous rock legends such as Joe Cocker, Jefferson Airplane, The Doobie Brothers, Eddie Money, The Edgar Winter Group, Badfinger, Paul Revere and the Raiders, and The Temptations.

 

The Devonshires perform 2 unique shows: CLASSIC ROCK SPECTACULAR TM (a tribute to 70's classic rock) and AMERICA'S FAVORITE 60'S SHOW TM. The shows are performed with exceptional musical precision, fully costumed with props and skits and suitable and fun for all ages.

 

The band is made-up of an all-star cast of brothers/musicians, each a legend in their own right. The Devonshires "have left an indelible mark in rock music history". "They're making a name for themselves around the country" (The Courier Journal) and "An absolutely fantastic, first-rate show" (Brad Ross, Disney World) are just a few of many accolades for The Devonshires.

 

 

Saturday, June 29th

 

8am            PVH 5K River Run             Main Street (River Museum)

 

11am Parade Main Street (BOE)

 

After          Car Show                              Main Street (Lowe Hotel)

 

Noon         Kid’s Day                             Tu-Endie-Wei

 

2pm           Line Throw                          Main Street (River Museum)

 

7pm           Sarah Davidson                    River Front Park                  

 

8:30pm      Charlie Worsham                 River Front Park

Charlie Worsham, a native of Jackson, Mississippi (born 9/1/1985) is signed to Warner Brothers Records. During 2011 he toured with Taylor Swift. His first single released is titled “COULD IT BE” and is currently moving up the music charts and is now at 34th. His talents have long been recognized. In 1999 the Mississippi State Senate recognized him for his outstanding accomplishments.
www.charlieworsham.com

 

10pm         Fireworks                             Tu-Endie-Wei

 

After          Rockin Reggie                     Tu-Endie-Wei

 

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