River festival scheduled Saturday in Oklahoma City's Boathouse District

Kayak racing and family games such as sack races will be among the offerings in Oklahoma City's Boathouse District.
FROM STAFF REPORTS Published: June 28, 2012

The inaugural SandRidge Energy Stars & Stripes River Festival is scheduled from 9 a.m. to dusk Saturday in Oklahoma City's Boathouse District.

The July Fourth-themed event will feature an array of free family activities such as face painting, sack races and bean bag toss, along with music from DJ Jon Mooneyham, Denver Duncan, At Long Last and Brian Dunning and the Rock N' Roll Trio.

The event includes the RiverSport Challenge run/kayak race, corporate rowing and dragon boat league racing and Olympic Day activities. Evening fireworks cap the event.

Parking and admission are free.

For more information go to www.oklahomariverevents.org.


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