This FREE festival is Denver's premier urban River Festival. Activities will include stand up paddle board demos, a variety of riverside recreational activities, a kids zone, live music, beer, food vendors, water sport vendors, and more! Kids Activity Bands will be $5/child or $12/per family and grant unlimited access to all of the festival's activities!
The South Platte RiverFest benefits The Greenway Foundation.
2017 Event Details:
- Over 15,000 attendees
- 1,800+ participants on the water (SUP, kayak, tube, raft), in the pool, on a rock wall or on slacklines
- 10 SUP/Kayak racers
- 14 hours of live music, 2 DJs and 7 bands
- 35+ volunteers worked the event
- 33 vendors, 11 food vendors
- 5 artists creating artwork at the festival
- Originateve reduced waste by using over 2,500 aluminum cans to create a beaver sculpture
- Attendees were encouraged to use public transportation, walk or bike by receiving a free beer!
- Our sustainability crew ensured trash was kept off the streets and sorted into the correct bin
- All food vendors were required to use decomposable plates, cups, utensils and napkins