Now in its 9th year, River to the Rails 2013 will celebrate the art, music, and food of the Mississippi Delta in historic downtown Greenwood, Mississippi on May 3 & 4!
Three live bands will light up the River to the Rails stage on Friday night as grills heat up at the newly-sanctioned ‘Que on the Yazoo BBQ contest. Saturday will feature River to the Rails’ juried art competition, along with art and food vendors, the Howard Street Pet Parade, and activities for children of all ages!
The free festival starts at 6 p.m. on Friday afternoon and at 10 a.m. on Saturday morning. Winners in the ‘Que on the Yazoo BBQ contest and the River to the Rails juried art competition will be announced at 4 pm on Saturday.
Cooking teams wanting to participate in ‘Que on the Yazoo should visit the BBQ page for the application. Art and food vendors seeking applications should visit the ART and FOOD page for more information. Interested in being a River to the Rails sponsor? Visit the SPONSORS page to download the sponsor application and to see other festival sponsors.
BEER WILL BE FOR SALE THROUGHOUT THE WEEKEND, COOLERS ARE NOT ALLOWED.