May 31 – June 8, 2024Admission May 31 – June 8, 2024Admission

Featured Events

Don’t miss out on these!

Sundown Parade

Friday, May 31, 6:30 PM

A riverfest tradition, the Sundown Parade bursts with sights and sounds as it moves through downtown Wichita.

To appear in the parade, submit your application online or download a printable application form.

Fidelity Bank River Run 2024

Saturday, June 1, 7 AM–11 AM

Challenge family and friends as you take your mark in the annual Fidelity Bank River Run!

Lane Enterprises Tot Trot

Saturday, June 1, 10:30 AM

A fun run for children ages two to seven

Downtown Get Down

Sunday, June 2, 3 PM–9 PM

Experience a fun-filled and family-friendly all-day party with your Wichita neighbors. Celebrity Egg Toss, Funnel Cake Eating Contest, Cornhole, trike races, and more!


Sunday, June 2, 12 PM–4 PM

STEAM City is all about showcasing the diverse and exciting roles that Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics play in our everyday lives and in manufacturing careers. STEAM City at the Riverfest is a place where young people can appreciate the ‘coolness’ of STEAM and get introduced to skills and potential occupations they may never have considered for their own future. STEAM City will grab them, engage them, and get them thinking, all while they’re having fun!

Classic Car Show

Sat, June 8, 11 AM–5 PM

Discover your style at the Riverfest Classic Car Show, taking place outside on Douglas Ave. between Water St. and Main St. in Downtown Wichita.

ArtFest at Riverfest

Saturday, June 2, 11 AM–6 PM
Sunday, June 3, 11 AM–6 PM

Celebrate all things ICT with art, design & local shopping, right in the heart of downtown. This 2-day pop up event will be inside the iconic Century II Performing Arts Center, Exhibition Hall.

Fiesta del Río

Friday, June 7

Fiesta del Rio celebrates the rich Hispanic culture in Wichita. Come listen to a spectacular lineup of Latin bands, and there’s a whole schedule of kids activities planned.


2 nights: May 31 & June 8

Don’t miss the fireworks displays both opening and closing night of the festival.

More Daily Fun

There’s non-stop action every day of the festival. Find more of what to expect at Riverfest this year.