For Application information regarding the BBQ Competition, Sponsorship Opportunities, Vendor Info, or Judges Info, Please see the links toward the bottom of this page!
If you love good food, good times, great music, beer garden and a gorgeous riverfront setting then RiverFest is the place for you! Friday July 18th from 5pm-1am and Saturday July 19th from 7am-1am.
Bellevue’s premier community event, RiverFest, is ready to welcome over 45,000 visitors to Bellevue’s riverfront at Haworth Park.
RiverFest is a combination of several activities that is to sure to please all ages. The festival includes Live Bands Friday night and all day Saturday until close featuring local bands and featured bands. Additionally, families can enjoy the Balloon Glow Friday evening and the “Fireworks Extravaganza” Saturday night, Kidz Zone, Corporate competition Can Opener with sculpting using canned goods under a patriotic theme, RiverFest Run, Car Show & Shine, Vendor Village and the Budweiser Beer Garden. We also host the Nebraska State BBQ Competition. RiverFest is only $1 at the gate and the public is welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets to enjoy the music and fireworks; however, no coolers please.
The Bellevue Chamber of Commerce and the City of Bellevue coordinate RiverFest with special thanks to our many local sponsors. For more information, contact the Bellevue Chamber of Commerce at 402.898.3000