Amanda Berry Surprises Crowd at RoverFest

CLEVELAND — Guests in the crowd at 2013 RoverFest got a special surprise Saturday night.

Amanda Berry, pictured in sunglasses, was introduced and brought up on stage by Rover and rapper, Nelly.

Rover Tweeted that he’d invited Berry to “make up for 10 years of partying” and that he got chills when she was on stage.

The 2013 RoverFest was held at Voinovich Park. Acts included 10 Years, The Wailers, Jim Florentine and Nelly.

Amanda Berry escaped Ariel Castro’s home in May along with Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight after they were held in captivity for nearly a decade.

This is Berry’s first public outing since her escape.

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