Tickets are on sale for the best view of the Labor Day Weekend Riverfest fireworks.
RiverBlast, the annual fundraiser of the Gateway Community and Technical College Foundation, offers unprecedented close-up views of the August 31 fireworks and the comfort of waiting for the big show in the Newport Aquarium. The event includes free viewing of the Aquarium exhibits; appetizers; optional interaction with a penguin, baby alligator and turtle; a multi-course dinner; silent auction and raffle. An individual viewing seat is reserved on a private, secure patio for every guest.
Presenting sponsor is St. Elizabeth Healthcare. Corporate sponsors are Bilz Insurance, CVG and Emerson Industrial Automation. Toyota is invitation sponsor.
Tickets are $150 a person. A guaranteed parking spot can be purchased as well. Phone the Gateway Foundation at (859) 442-1176 or visit the website at http://www.gateway.kctcs.edu/en/Giving/Riverblast_Event.aspx