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September 15, 2013

Recreation on the rivers

Bike tour, art fest draw crowds

It was all the rivers, all the time Saturday.

More than 25 artists, 10 live entertainment acts, 15 children’s activities, 10 vendors and 15 sponsors came together for this year’s Art on the Avenue at Little Turtle Waterway Saturday.

Funds raised at the event went to the Cass County Arts Alliance, which is partnered with the Civic Players of Logansport and the Performing Arts Council of Logansport.

Earlier Saturday morning, a record 209 bicycle enthusiasts showed up for the fifth annual Two Rivers on Two Wheels bicycle tour.

The tour took riders on new routes laid out from Riverside Park to the north and west in Cass County along the Eel and Wabash rivers.

Art on the Avenue winners Best of show: Jeremy Ashcraft Judges' award: Mercedes Brugh First place: J. Michael Brooks Second place: Ingrid Craft Third place: Elaine Burkett Honorable mentions: Carol Blumenberg and Alan East

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