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Riverfront Recapture

Dragon Boat Races (Justin Tallis/AFP/Getty Images)

“Dragon Boat” Races In Hartford

Colorful vessels will swarm the Connecticut River in Hartford this weekend during the 14th annual Riverfront Dragon Boat and Asian Festival.

08/16/2014

Fireworks (Layne Murdoch/Getty Images)

Reminder: Riverfest, Fireworks Rescheduled

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Public safety officials have postponed a holiday weekend fireworks display on the Connecticut River in Hartford because the river is too high. Scheduled for Saturday, the Riverfest celebration was put off […]

07/04/2013

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Water Levels Wash Out Weekend Riverfest

Riverfront Recapture has announced that the Riverfest activities will not be held as scheduled Saturday because of flooded river conditions.

07/03/2013

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Riverfest 4th Of July Preview

For the 32nd year in a row, Riverfest promises family fun spanning three parks in Hartford and East Hartford, all within walking distance of each other. Enjoy free entertainment, a fireworks display and delicious fair food with the whole family. Presented by Mohegan Sun, Riverfest is a standing tradition for Riverfront Recapture, which oversees four parks covering 148 acres along four miles of Connecticut River shoreline. Recapture’s trails, amphitheater, boat launch and excursion boat ride along with a growing list of amenities, festivals and attractions make for a destination like no other, especially during its 4th of July celebration.

06/22/2012

CARP Tournament Cancels Hartford Event

Organizers of the Oklahoma-based CARP fishing Tournament which moved to the Connecticut River two years ago say they have decided not to come back for a third year.  The “Carp Tournament Series Annual Tournament of […]

09/08/2010

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