News from City Hall
City of Kansas City, Mo.
CONTACT: City Communications Office, 816-513-1349
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 29, 2011
City sponsors KCRiverfest
The City of Kansas City, Mo., is proud to be a sponsor of the Seventh Annual KCRiverfest on July 2-3 from 1-11 p.m. at Richard L. Berkley Riverfront Park.
Residents are invited to come out and safely celebrate the Independence Day weekend as the City lights up with live music, entertainment, carnival rides and more! Enjoy traditional Kansas City and carnival foods, such as hot dogs grilled to order, barbeque, cotton candy and thirst-quenching beverages.
Zambelli Fireworks will perform a three minute sneak-peak fireworks show on Saturday, July 2. On Sunday, July 3, Zambelli will set off an elaborate, 19-minute fireworks display to light up the sky! Both shows will begin at 10:05 p.m. on Festival Plaza overlooking the Missouri River.
Admission is $10 per person, or $8 if purchased in advance online. Children five and under receive free admission.
For the full schedule and ticket information, please visit www.kcriverfest.com or call 816-960-3400.
Media inquiries about the City’s involvement in KCRiverfest should be directed to Dennis Gagnon, public information officer, 816-513-2659.