Yorkville River Fest
Friday, July 13 & Saturday, July 14
Riverfront Park (131 E Hydraulic Ave, Yorkville)
Join the Yorkville Parks and Recreation Department and the Yorkville Area Chamber of Commerce for a weekend filled with food, live country music, family activities, the Whitewater Festival, and more! Formally known as River Night/Ribs on the River, Yorkville River Fest is the same great festival providing family-friendly fun all weekend long! The Yorkville Parks and Recreation Department and the Yorkville Area Chamber of Commerce are currently finalizing this details for the 2018 festival. Please check back for further information.
Friday, July 13 (5-10pm)
Families will enjoy bounce houses, human foosball, cardboard boat flotilla, homebrew tasting, and live entertainment by Hillbilly Rockstarz (7-10pm).
Cardboard Canoe Race
Family Area Sponsor
Saturday, July 14 (Noon-10pm)
Join us for a day filled with family activities, delicious food, the Whitewater Festival, Whiskey Acres Tasting, and LIVE COUNTRY MUSIC!
Country Band Line-Up
Illinois Whitewater Festival
Whiskey Acres Tasting
Whiskey Acres Distillery Tasting
Whiskey Acres Distilling Company will be back again at this year's Yorkville River Fest on Saturday, July 14! Three 30 minute sessions will be offered at 3:30pm, 4:15pm, and 5:00pm. For $10/person, participants will enjoy three 1/4oz tastes of Whiskey Acres products as well as one craft cocktail while learning about the history of whiskey production and Whiskey Acre's estate distillery. Sessions are limited to 40 people, so preregistration is encouraged and can be completed online at yorkville.il.us/register (registration opens May 2018). Registration will also be taken the day of the event as space allows.Sponsored By:
Don't Forget About The Food!
The smell of BBQ Ribs will fill the park all weekend long as the Knights of Columbus provide their award winning ribs! For $12 a dinner, you will receiver a half slab of ribs, corn, and cole slaw. If you're not a fan of ribs, additional local food vendors.
Join The Fun
Join the weekend of fun while gaining valuable exposure online and to the community! For more information contact Shay at 630-553-4357.