March 19, 2020 – The City of Green Cove Springs is using an abundance of caution with consideration of COVID-19 in its planned events for Spring and Summer, including Memorial Day RiverFest scheduled for Monday, May 25, 2020.
As of now City administration plans to continue Memorial Day RiverFest as scheduled. With information surrounding COVID-19 changing hourly, the City will not make a final decision to cancel this event until early May.
Memorial Day RiverFest is one of the City’s most anticipated events of the year for both residents and City staff involved with and working the event. The City doesn’t take any decisions about Memorial Day RiverFest lightly, and will keep vendors, planned entertainment, and the public informed of any change of plans as soon as possible.
For now, keep your calendars marked for Memorial Day RiverFest 10 a.m. – 9.p.m on Monday, May 25, in Spring Park. City invites all veterans to join in the Opening Ceremonies and Veterans Recognition Ceremony at 10 a.m., followed by a day filled with vendors, family-friendly activities, and a fireworks show at 8:45 p.m.More: Home Page News GCS COVID-19 Updates & News