Rise Up Festival Celebrates Urban Revitalization

On August 21, 2014, Rise celebrated another year of connecting organizations, financial institutions and government entities together for urban revitalization and renewal. People attending the Rise Up Festival in Old North St. Louis enjoyed live music, mural creations, street entertainers, food trucks, the reveal of Chess Pocket Park and more.

Photos by Steve Truesdell for the Riverfront Times.

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Rise Up Festival Celebrates Urban Revitalization
Rise Up Festival Celebrates Urban Revitalization
Rise Up Festival Celebrates Urban Revitalization
Rise Up Festival Celebrates Urban Revitalization
Rise Up Festival Celebrates Urban Revitalization
Rise Up Festival Celebrates Urban Revitalization
Rise Up Festival Celebrates Urban Revitalization
Rise Up Festival Celebrates Urban Revitalization
Rise Up Festival Celebrates Urban Revitalization
Rise Up Festival Celebrates Urban Revitalization