14th Annual Gila River Festival September 20 – 23, 2018

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The 14th annual Gila River Festival Celebrating 50 Years of Wild and Scenic Rivers is scheduled for September 20 – 23, 2018 in Silver City, the Gila National Forest and along the Gila River.

The Festival will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act. Presented by the Gila Conservation Coalition, the Festival will feature dynamic presentations and hands-on activities designed to foster a deeper intimacy with the wild and scenic values of the  Gila River, including river outings, field trips, workshops, and more!

Speakers include Senator Tom Udall (invited), authors Tim Palmer (keynote), Phil Connors, Melissa Sevigny, and Dutch Salmon, filmmakers Tony Estrada and Sinjin Eberle, attorney Adrian Oglesby and river gurus Steve Harris and Dr. Denielle Perry.

Visit us at www.gilariverfestival.org to view the full festival program and to register. On-line registration opens July 1, 2018.