Neponset RiverFest

Saturday 7/14, 10am - 2pm, DCR Neponset Park, Dorchester

Celebrate the Neponset River and the beautiful parks and pedestrian paths along the shore, along with the natural salt marshes and wetlands that support more than 200 species of birds, fish and other wildlife.

Activities:
Paddle a kayak/canoe on the Neponset River—for FREE—courtesy of PADDLEBOSTON : NEPONSET RIVER.
Explore a N.E. Aquarium Tidepool
Have a WILD time with Zoo New England
View marine critters with UMass Boston
Attend a casting clinic w/ Mass Fisheries
Talk to environmental/energy groups
Visit with local businesses
Raffle for fishing rod/reel and local gift baskets
Climb a 28’ rock wall
Play in the spray park
Get creative w/ local artists
Face painting
Listen to great live music
Sample yummy food
Relax by the River

Exhibitors:
92.5 The River
Big Sister of Greater Boston
Boomerang Bag Team
Boston ILL Harmonic
Boston Public Health Commission
Boston Public Library Bibliocycle
Boston Solar
Capriotti’s Food Truck
Dan’s Lemonade
Delphi School, Milton
Greater Boston Trout Unlimited
Healthy Homes
Liveable Streets
Massachusetts Dept. of Environmental Protection
Mass Energy
Mass Fisheries
Mattapan Cultural Arts Development
Mattapan Food & Fitness Coalition
Mr. Kool Ice Cream
Neponset Greenway Council
Neponset River Ramblers Bluegrass Band
Neponset River Watershed Association
New England Aquarium
PaddleBoston
Quirk Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM|Dorchester
Richie Parsons Band
Rock Spot Climbing
Ruby’s Ice Cream Truck
The Popcorn Man
UMass Boston
Zoo New England

Posted by Dee T.  

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