Aitkin Riverboat Heritage Days returns for August 6-8

Aitkin Riverboat Heritage Days returns for August 6-8

August 6, 2021 News News -- KKIN-KFGI-KLKS-WWWI 0

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (8/6/21)

(Aitkin, MN) — Annual traditions and new events highlight the return of Aitkin Riverboat Heritage Days, starting today and going through Sunday. 

We spoke with Brian Anderson and Taylor Erickson with the Aitkin Area Chamber of Commerce about the 3 days of events that include last minute registration for the Dump Run 5K and Quarter Marathon Friday night.

After the Dump Run kicks off Saturday’s festivities, downtown visitors can take part with their favorite beverages for the Sip & Stroll from 11am-3pm.

The “Parade of Decades” starting at 3pm will have a special grand marshal for this year.

Saturday finishes off with live music from 7-11pm at a new venue in Aitkin.

For a complete schedule for Aitkin Riverboat Heritage Days, there are multiple ways you stay informed about all that is happening this weekend.

Listen to our full conversation about Aitkin Riverboat Heritage Days by going here: