MONROE (Downtown Rivermarket Press Release) -- The City of Monroe and Community Trust Bank will present the Downtown RiverMarket this spring beginning April 5, 2014.
If you’ve missed the last market season, some excellent live entertainment, delicious food and unique vendors await you on the riverwalk overlooking the Ouachita River.
If you’re a vendor with a product meeting one of the market themes, please join us at the RiverMarket with your special products and a day of fun and entertainment.
Featured Market Themes:
The RiverMarket is looking for specialty vendors, dancers, band, choirs, cooking demos, kid’s activities, to fit our market day themes. The month of April will kick off the market season as “Spring Fever Month” comprising each Saturday market day with a spring theme.
If you are a member of an organization or group for entertainment that fits a theme, please call the RiverMarket for details on participation at (318) 807-1735. The 2014 market themes are listed below.
April 5: Lawn & Garden
April 12: Earth Day
April 19: Fashion Week
April 26: Home & Garden
May 3: Thunder On The River Motorcycle Fest
May 10: RiverMarket Book Festival
May 17: International Festival
May 24: Health & Fitness Day
May 31: Louisiana Food & Music Festival
July 5: Blues, Brews & BBQ
Oct. 4: Chalk Art Festival: Art.Food.Wine
Oct. 11: Jazzin’ On The River
Oct. 18: All Children’s Festival featuring The Children’s Coalition
Oct. 25: RiverMarket Vintage Days
Nov. 1: RiverMarket Dance Festival
Nov. 8: Freedom Fest
Nov. 15: Gumbo Fest
Nov. 22: Gospel Fest
Nov. 29: Christmas at the RiverMarket
Dec. 6: Christmas Kid’s Festival
Dec. 13: Commander Christmas
Hours: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Free Admission: The market is free and open to the public every Saturday.
Title Sponsor: Community Trust Bank
Monroe-West Monroe Convention and Visitors Bureau, Northeast Louisiana Arts Council, Louisiana Office of Tourism, City of Monroe, Delta Style, Marsala Beverage, Louisiana Lottery, Mike Healey Productions, Mad Social Media, KTVE, Fox 14, KNOE, KAQY 11, Bounce, Opus Broadcasting, Lamar Advertising, The Radio People, Hixson Autoplex, Farm Bureau, Bleu Bayou Harley Davidson, O’Neal Gas, Choice Brands, Marsala Beverage, Downtown Economic Development District, myarklamiss.com, Downtown Monroe Alliance, Sunny 98.3, Hot 103.1, Rock 106, 92.3 The Wolf.
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