Riverfront's First Friday, Saturday set for weekend

First Friday and Saturday will feature live bands, stick-horse racing, big hat wearing, arts and crafts and more.

On Friday at 8 p.m. on Rousakis Plaza the band Cee Cee & the Creeps will performa followed by Shontelle. Wet Willie's fireworks explode over the Savannah River at 9:30 p.m.

Saturday will include artisans selling unique and distinctive works ranging from simple craft to fine art, DJ's-to-Go, Repicci's Italian Ices, Top Dog Hot Dogs, cold beverages and more.

There will be a contest for those who wear outrageously bodacious hat during the Riverfront Stick-Pony Derby. There will be several heats of stick-pony racing and hat judging beginning at 5 p.m. on Rousakis Plaza.

Prizes for race winners and hats will be awarded.

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