Sioux Falls Downtown Riverfest 2018 is Saturday, Aug. 18th. FREE Admission!
Party on the Big Sioux at Downtown Riverfest, with live music on two stages, kids’ activities, food trucks, cold drinks, retail vendors, canoe rides, live art, and a fireworks finale! Come by foot, bike, canoe or kayak and join the fun on August 18th.

Cherapa Place / Great Western Bank Stage:
4:30: Sparse
6:30: The Fattenin’ Frogs
8:45: 35th & Taylor presented by Midco
10:54: Fireworks presented by Xcel Energy

Midco Kids Stage:
5 & 6:15: Rockin’ Red

Downtown Sioux Falls Riverfest

Food Vendors:

  • The Lunch Box – Chicken wraps, burgers, pulled pork sandwich, fruits & chips.
  • The Tasty Trolley – Walking tacos, super nachos, hot dogs, & soft-serve ice cream.
  • Backyard BBQ – Pulled pork, beef brisket, & smoked chicken.
  • Hunny & Bunny – Steak shawarma, chicken shawarma, falafel pita and fries.
  • Stone’s Famous Kettle Corn – Kettle corn specialty popcorn flavors, fresh squeezed lemonade, & cotton candy.
  • SDSU Ice Cream – SDSU ice cream, shaved ice, cotton candy, Jackrabbit ice cream coffee blenders, & smoothies.
  • Snortz BBQ – Pulled Pork, beef brisket, texas tacos, & BBQ nachos.
  • Breaking Burrito – Burritos, tacos, & quesadillas.
  • Kabob King – Kabob sandwiches, chicken shawarma sandwiches, & beef shawarma sandwiches.
  • DL’s Banh Mi – Vietnamese sandwiches, egg rolls, milk tea, & thai tea.

Canoe Rides:
Take a canoe ride with the South Dakota Canoe & Kayak Association from 5:00p.m. until 8:00 p.m. just north of the main stage amphitheater.

Event Parking/Transportation:
Walk, run, bike, canoe or kayak to this event located on the city of Sioux Falls bike trail at the Downtown River Greenway! Find downtown city parking.

Consider the following lots, which are available for event parking:

North Cherapa Place (No Event Parking in South Cherapa Place) 300 North Cherapa Place
Lutheran Social Services 300 East 6th Street – After 6pm
8th & Railroad Center 401 East 8th Street
Lumber Exchange (CNA) Building Lot & Ramp 101 South Reid Street
Commerce Center 200 North Phillips Avenue

Bike Parking:
Bicycle parking will be available at the venue in the North Cherapa Place parking lot, courtesy of Falls Area Bicyclists.