Organizers Prepare for River District Festival

Danville, VA - On Friday, organizers were already getting ready for Danville's big Annual River District Festival is coming up next month.

Organizers held auditions at the Pepsi Building for the talent show portion of the festival.

Organizers said there is going to be a lot going on at this years' festival, which will be held on October 4 and 5.

Activities will include live street performances, art shows, a glow in the dark 5K, a cultural showcase and much more.

"It's geared toward the family and it allows you not only to witness the activities going on but be a part of the activities," said Fred Motley, Chairman of River District Festival 2013.

The last auditions for the talent show will be held September 14 at the Pepsi Building from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.

For more information about what will be going at the festival, click here.