The Tenth Annual French Broad River Festival, a benefit for American Whitewater, will take place on May 4-6, 2007 in beautiful Hot Springs, North Carolina, just 45 minutes north of Asheville, at the Hot Springs Campground and Spa. Come spend the weekend with family and friends listening to the sounds of The Gourds, Drew Emmitt Band, Big City Sunrise, The Afromotive, Sol Driven Train, Black Market, Greasy Beans, Blunt Head Trauma, Chris Unck and the Black roses, Suttree, and other great regional and national recording artists to be announced, shopping for new outdoor gear at the Silent Auction or with one of our many vendors, and watching or participating in either the Paddle with the Pros, the 3rd Annual FBRF Mountain Bike Race, or the 10th Annual French Broad River Raft Race. For the kids, we have the Families Together Kid’s Village, which will include the FBRF Kid’s Parade featuring a special performance with Sol Driven Train on Saturday afternoon. Becky the Balloon Lady will be turning balloons in conjunction with face painting, crafts, magic, clowns, and other fun activities.

12:00 pm Pre-Race MTN BIKE registration
1:00 pm 3rd Annual FBRF MTN Bike Race
2:00-3:30pm Black Market
4:00pm Orobouros
4:00-5:30 pm Blunt Head Trauma
5:00pm Pakdakat
6:00-7:30 pm Strut
6:00pm Suttree
7:00pm Chris Unck and the Black Roses
8-9:30 pm The Afromotive
10-12 am Drew Emmitt Band
SATURDAY May 5, 2007
9 am Race Registrations
11 am Yoga With Britny Davis
12-1:30 pm TBA
2:00pm TBA
2-3:30 pm TBA
3:00pm Ronnie Ranglen and Friends