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Festival of Riverboats

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – This time next year, October 14-19, 2014 Louisville will be hosting the Centennial Festival of Riverboats. This will be a historic gathering and celebration of American riverboat heritage.

This event, being held to honor the 100th birthday of the Belle of Louisville, will be marked by the gathering of nine different riverboats from across the country. The 9 boats will all be cruising the same span of the Ohio River over the course of the 6 day festival at the Waterfront Park.

Festival goers will have the opportunity to show their local pride by taking cruises on the Belle and also participating in music, dinner, tasting and special event cruises on 8 other boats.

For more info about next year's event and for tickets visit www.festivalofriverboats.com.

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