Hand painted rain barrels to be auctioned off during Middlebury Riverfest
The rain barrels were painted by students from Middlebury schools.
By Joe Kuharic
Posted on July 7, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.
| Updated on July 7, 2013 at 4:12 p.m.
MIDDLEBURY — Five hand painted rain barrels will be auctioned off via silent bid during the Middlebury Riverfest on Aug. 17.
The barrels were painted by students at Middlebury and Orchardview Elementary schools and Northridge High School. The barrels come with a downspout conversion kit and have a clear coat over the paint; they are valued at more than $85.
Riverfest will be from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Riverbend Park. Bidding will end at 1 p.m.