Bringing fun to the community

Pay to play in the Ohio River! This year, Appalachian Boarding Company adds SUP (Stand Up Paddling) to our event. Events will include a 5K River Race, Sprint Races, demos, rentals, and more!

Congrats to our Queen Emma Rice
​for your Top 15 Placement at WVAFF


Participate in our contests - including a Line Throw Contest, Lip Sync Battle, and this year - BATTLE OF THE BANDS!

River Activities
free concerts

We provide FREE concerts during the three day weekend. Do not miss your chance to see up-and-coming Nashville acts, tribute bands, and local artist grace the RiverFront Park stage!

Check out the PAGEANT tab for more info!
Queen - 16-21 *Winner competes in WVAFF State Pageant
Teen - 13-15
​River Princess - 10-12
​Miss Maritime - 7-9
​Little Miss/Mister Showboat - 5-6
​Pretty Baby - Newborn to 4 years old