The Potomac Fest Party is a family friendly event with good food, great music, and fun activities for everyone to enjoy. Come relax after a long day on the river, hang out with your friends, chow down, listen to music, and find out who won the day's events. There will be a silent auction, artists' alley, gear swap, vendor booths, and maybe even a game of roshambo. You don't want to miss it!
Date and Time
Saturday, June 25 from 3:00 to 11:00 PM
Bretton Woods Recreation Center
15700 River Road
Germantown, MD 20874
All-you-can-eat BBQ dinner from 6:00 to 8:00 catered by our hosts at Bretton Woods. Prices are discounted for children aged 6-12 and free for children 5 and under (with paying adult).
By the energetic and highly entertaining 19th Street Band! They will be playing three sets beginning at 4:00, 7:30, and 9:00.
There will be a silent auction from 4:00 to 9:30. Come bid on an assortment of items provided by our generous sponsors including whitewater clothing and gear, river-inspired artwork by local artists, architectural services, real estate services, massages and more! We are happy to accept credit cards or cold hard cash, with the proceeds going to American Whitewater.
Didn't have the winning bid on that beautiful piece of artwork in the Silent Auction? Have no fear! The local artist who donated it has a booth with many more pieces on display from 3:00 to 9:00 in the Artists' Alley.
Clean out your garage, organize your gear, and see what you can sell, or find great bargains for gear that you need! Learn more about the Gear Swap.
Challenge your friends to a game of Cornhole or Bocce Ball to make up for your ignominious defeat in Wave Surfing!