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Day of the duck

About 5,000 people came to downtown Naugatuck June 1 for the Naugatuck Chamber of Commerce’s 9th annual Duck Day and Race. The annual event featured vendors, food, live music and…

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A River Fest runs through it

BEACON FALLS — The high water levels in the Naugatuck River May 3 led to the cancelation of the annual Naugatuck Valley River Race, but the Beacon Falls River Fest…

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River race canceled

Festival, duck race still on BEACON FALLS — The 7th annual Naugatuck Valley River Race set for Saturday has been canceled due to high water levels. Dave Faber, organizer of…

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River Fest ready to return

BEACON FALLS — Kayaks, canoes and rubber ducks are getting ready to share the Naugatuck River again during the annual River Fest. The festival will take place May 3. The…

Race organizers seek more water

At its peak, 300 people in canoes and kayaks have participated in the Naugatuck Valley River Race from the Platts Mill boat launch in Waterbury to downtown Beacon Falls. This…

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Yaks and quacks set for encore

BEACON FALLS — The ‘yaks and quacks are coming together again. On May 4, Volunteer Park will be the site of the Naugatuck River Festival, which combines the annual Naugatuck…

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Yaks plus quacks equals great turnout for River Fest

BEACON FALLS — When the decision was made to combine the town’s two largest events, it was done so with an eye on attracting a larger crowd to enjoy a…

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Yaks and quacks coming together for River Fest

BEACON FALLS — On Saturday two of Beacon Falls’ most popular events will come together on the same day. The Naugatuck Valley Canoe and Kayak Race and the Beacon Falls…