RMAC To Host Annual Festival September 11, 12
The Rockaway Music And Arts Council will host its 20th Annual Fall Festival at Jacob Riis Park on Saturday and Sunday, September 11 and 12. On Saturday, the festival will run from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., while on Sunday it will run from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The festival is free, as is parking at the Riis Park lot. There will be a petting zoo, pony rides and arts and crafts for kids. Adults will enjoy the juried arts and craft show and the entertainment. The food venues will be available both days. There will be a special ceremony honoring those who died on September 11, 2001 at exactly noon on Saturday. Pictured, last year’s festival drew record crowds.