Laurel Board of Trade's Riverfest is Sunday, Oct. 7. Vendors can apply now to participate. (File photo, Patuxent Publishing / August 20, 2012)

Vendors can apply to participate in the Laurel Board of Trade's annual Riverfest, an outdoor arts, food and entertainment festival scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 7 from noon to 5 p.m. at Riverfront Park, at Avondale Street, just off Main Street.

Applications can be mailed to vendors; fees vary.

To request an application, call the LBOT at 301-483-0838 or email micheleink@aol.com.

The Laurel Arts District Committee, Laurel Museum and city government are supporting this year's Riverfest. Hayrides will run between the park and the Laurel Museum, and the festival will focus on Laurel's history, according to LBOT officials.

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