The 2012 American River Festival will be held September 7-9 at various locations on the South Fork American River. Proceeds benefit American Whitewater and several other river conservation and nonprofit groups.
Friday night there is a Free Kickoff Dinner, Raffle & Festival T-Shirt Sale at the River Store. Saturday there is a gear swap, whitewater rodeo and downriver race. A big dinner and party is Saturday night. Slalom races are on Sunday.
For more information see:
American River Festival Website
American River Festival Schedule and Event Locations