The Potomac River Festival kicks off midweek with a Carnival on Town Hill. Friday evening is the noisy and bright Firemen's Parade, with the Miss Colonial Beach Pageant immediately following at the Town Stage. Food and merchandise vendors will be set up on both sides of the Boardwalk all weekend. Saturday at noon you can see the Grand Feature Parade making its way down Colonial and Washington Avenues. Saturday night there's a Pet Parade on Town Stage followed by a big Fireworks display at the Municipal Pier. The fun continues on Sunday with a Boat Parade, vendors and more!