Boats on display at Riverside Arts Market

Published On: Jul 15 2012 12:08:03 AM EDT
Updated On: Jul 15 2012 12:05:00 AM EDT
Riverside boat show
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -

The Riverside Arts Market under the Fuller Warren Bridge is one of a popular destinations and boats were one of the features at Saturday's RAM festival. In addition to enjoying the day, boaters set sail along the St. Johns River to promote Jacksonville.

"The Riverside Arts Market has a beautiful waterfront facility with a dock for boating so you can come by boat so it all kind of fit, so we put all the boating professionals together and we are doing the art of boating," said Jimmy Hill.

"Why wouldn't you want to be on a boat? It's the most incredible and beautiful thing. It's why I love this city," said Lisa Almedia.

Boaters say they hope to continue supporting more activities along the river.

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