River District Festival to Bring Business Downtown

Danville, VA - Friday night, Main Street in Danville will be packed, and some local restaurants are very happy.

There will be musicians, a talent show, a beer garden, and live entertainment-- all part of the River District Festival.

This is the first year they're bringing the festival to Main street. Local restaurants and businesses will also be opening their doors at 6:00 p.m.

Workers at the local Restaurant, 316 Cibo are looking forward to the rush of business.

"I think it's really going to be great for our business, I think the word is going to get out and people are seeing our seeing our business and coming in and trying different foods, so it's going to be exciting," said 316 Cibo manager Robin Doss.

The festival will be also going on all day Saturday. If you want to learn more about the businesses and artists involved, visit