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Arkansas music festival announces 2017 dates

(Source: Riverfest Facebook Page) (Source: Riverfest Facebook Page)
LITTLE ROCK, AR (KAIT) -

A popular summer festival in Arkansas announces plan for 2017.

Riverfest 2017 will celebrate its fortieth anniversary in 2017. It is planned for the first weekend in June in Little Rock.

The Flowing on the River, a wine and craft beer event, will kick off the festival on Thursday, June 1.

The music festival will follow on June 2 and 3.

To celebrate the anniversary of Riverfest, a special celebration is planned for Sunday, June 4, with activities and a firework show.

The musical acts have not been announced yet, but the 2016 lineup included Chris Stapleton, The Flaming Lips, Cole Swindell, Juicy J, and Kelsea Ballerini.

For more information on Riverfest visit riverfestarkansas.com.

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