RED BANK: RIVERFEST UNPLUGGED, AGAIN

The event, which often drew tens of thousands of visitors to Marine Park, was revived in 2011 after a 10-year absence. (Photo by John T. Ward. Click to enlarge)

By JOHN T. WARD

Scratch another big outdoor event from the calendar: this year’s Red Bank Riverfest is off.

The cancellation¬†followed a dispute over money, with the borough claiming it had been shorted last year, and an event¬†organizer saying the town had “nickeled and dimed” the food-and-music festival until it was no longer viable.

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