An Arkansas Tradition

Frequently Asked Questions


  1. I thought RiverFest was cancelled.
    RiverFest is back on, naturally! After 40 years, it has become an Arkansas tradition, and we are proud to continue this annual tradition of great music and entertainment.
  2. When will the music artist lineup be announced?
    The music artist lineup has been announced! It consists of some of the nation’s best rock, classic rock, country, hip hop and pop performers. To purchase advance tickets, click here.
  3. When is the music festival?
    RiverFest takes place May 25-27 along Riverfront Park in Little Rock, AR. The festival hours are 2 PM - 11 PM on Friday and 10 AM - 11 PM on Saturday & Sunday.
  4. Where is RiverFest located?
    RiverFest is along Riverfront Park in downtown Little Rock. The address is 400 President Clinton Avenue, Little Rock, AR 72201.
  5. Will you have local bands participate?
    Yes, RiverFest will bring together national, regional and local acts to play on two main stages. If you are interested in participating in RiverFest as a performer, email your EPK to To purchase advance tickets, click here.
  6. How can I get involved as a performer?
    Please send your EPK to
  7. Do children need tickets?
    Children 5+ will need tickets. Children 4 and under are free.
  8. How can I volunteer?
    Thank you to everyone who volunteered for the 2018 RiverFest. We are no longer looking for volunteers for this years' event.
  9. Can I take my wristband off?
    Multi-day pass wristbands cannot be removed and must be worn all three days for entry into RiverFest. Wristbands that have been damaged or tampered with will not be accepted.
  10. Will there be Riverbucks?
    No, there will no Riverbucks this year! Vendors will accept cash and/or credit. There will be a number of ATMs located throughout the event.
  11. Will there be ATMs?
    Yes, there will be a number of ATMs located throughout the festival.
  12. Can I pick up my pre-purchased wristbands in Advance?
    Yes. RiverFest will have a Will Call onsite May 21-23 at 500 President Clinton Ave #20, Little Rock, AR 72201 from 12-4 P.M.

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