The Merrimack River Watershed Council is hosting its first ever Merrifest, a celebration of the Merrimack River and all it has to offer. There will be a lot of good food and music for everyone to enjoy as well as kayaking races, fun activities for kids, and educational information from diverse river groups. The event is Saturday August 3rd from 11-3 in Lowell, Massachusetts. Check out Merrimack River Watershed Council website for more information in the coming months.