SUNDAY, MAY 31, 2015

McGavock Jet Ski Races: IJSBA Mid-America Watercross Championships
9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Location: Arkansas River North of the Lewis Street Bridge
Sponsored by:  McGavock Nissan of Wichita
Head to the Arkansas River with your blanket and sunscreen to watch round two of the IJSBA Mid-America Watercross Championships. Racers from across the nation will be challenged by the most difficult course in this year’s series.

Toy Trains
11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Location: Kids Corner at Hyatt Lawn
Presented by: Wichita Toy Train Museum

Riverfest Horseshoes
11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Location:  Redguard Stage
Open play at 11 a.m.  NHPA Sanctioned singles 12 – 8 p.m.

Johnsonville Big Taste Grill
11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Location: Douglas Ave.
The massive grill on wheels turns out 2,500 brats an hour!

Fancyfoam Indoor Fly-In
11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sponsored by:  Rans Designs and Matrix Wand
Location: Exhibition Hall, Century II
An indoor flying show with aerobatics, lights, combat and more!

Kansas Army National Guard
11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Location: Douglas Ave.
Test your strength, stamina and skills at the KANG booth.

Celebrity Egg Toss
Location:  Kennedy Plaza
Presented by: Splurge!
Local celebrities face off in this high-noon showdown.

Riverfest Marketplace
Noon to 7 p.m.
Location: Douglas & Main
Find local businesses and products crafted by local artisans at this outdoor market. 

Botanica’s Butterfly Festival
1 - 5 p.m.
Location: Botanica,701 Amidon
Sponsored by: Downing & Lahey and Cox Communications
Kids activities, games, education, arts and crafts and entertainment. Butterfly release for the first 100 kids. $3 admission with Riverfest button or enjoy the gardens for $2 off regular admission any other day during Riverfest with button. See for hours.

Admirals Armada
1 – 5 p.m.
Location: Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum
Enjoy free admission to the Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum with your Riverfest button and discover a plethora of Wichita, and Riverfest, history.

1–5 p.m.
Location: Main and Waterman
Presented by: Black Top Nationals
Brought to you by: KEYN
All types of makes and models are welcome. Dash plaques to the first 100 cars registered. Sign up online at

Beep Baseball - A Celebrate Abilities Event
Preceeding the Wingnuts game
Location:  Lawrence-Dumont Stadium
Sponsored by: Envision
Enjoy a beep ball demonstration courtesy of Envision. Show your Riverfest button at the box office to receive a FREE General Admission ticket. No buttons will sold on site.

Wingnuts Baseball
1 p.m.
Location: Lawrence-Dumont Stadium
Spend the afternoon with the Wichita Wingnuts, as they take on the Grand Prairie Airhogs. Show your Riverfest button at the box office to receive a FREE General Admission ticket. No buttons will be sold on site.

Cardboard Regatta
1:30 – 3 p.m. Vessel Construction
3 – 3:30 p.m.  Launch
Location: Douglas Street Bridge
Brought to you by: 102.1 The Bull
Build a river-worthy vessel in 90 minutes or less with cardboard, duct tape, pool noodles and a box cutter. No team size limit, but at least one team member (ages 12 or older) must ride in the vessel. Awards for fastest time, best design and most spectacular sinking. Enter at $20 per team.

Roller Derby Exhibition
2 – 4 p.m.
Location: Waterman Street
Presented by: ICT Roller Girls

Hoop Art
3 – 10 p.m.
Location:  Ackerman’s Backyard
Brought to you by: Half Moon Hoops
Stop by and hula hoop your way to a one-of-a-kind piece of artwork.
Opera Kansas
3:30 – 4:30 p.m. & 7:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Location:  Floating Stage in Ackerman’s Backyard
Opera Kansas presents Offenbach’s one act comedy, The Island of Tulipatan. Visit for details.

Arkansas River Coalition River Rides: Canoes & Kayaks
3:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Arkansas River just north of the Maple Street Bridge.
Participation may be subject to conditions, restrictions and prohibitions. Find complete details at

Coleman Country Concert with Easton Corbin
4 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Location: Kennedy Plaza Stage
Rain Location: Exhibition Hall
Sponsored by: Coleman
Brought to you by: KFDI

Hip Hop Showcase
4 – 10 p.m.
Location: RedGuard Stage
Brought to you by: POWER 93.5

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