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    Awesome first day of the River Festival

    We’re just back from Day 1 of the 2017 Stratford-upon-Avon River Festival – as I write this, it’s 7.30pm and the fun is still going on by the river. The festivities of this first day will culminate around 10pm this evening with what we’re sure will be spectacular fireworks.

    Perfect festival weather

    Day 1 was wonderful. It started out a little grey at 11am this morning, but by 2 o’clock the sun was out and it shone on the town, the river and the festival all day. At a steady 20-22 degrees throughout the day, it was neither too hot or too cold, it was perfect!

    When Stratford-upon-Avon gets together to party, I’m sure we can all agree it’s a good time. And today was just that. With happy people and smiles all around, plenty of delicious food and drink to choose from, shopping and entertainment first class, this year’s River Festival was one of the very best we’ve seen… and that’s just on Day 1.

    Thank You, Stratforward

    Stratforward, the organisers of the Stratford-upon-Avon River Festival, have done a fantastic job and I’m sure you’ll join us in thanking them for being awesome event managers and for putting on this, and so many other, events in our wonderful town.

    We’ll be back on the riverbank again tomorrow… see you there!