Rules & Safety
Make it fun for everyone.
Do’s and Don’ts
Do wear your Riverfest button! It’s your admission ticket to
nine days of fun. Nearly all events are FREE with your
button, but only if you’re wearing it!
Do provide ample time for bag checks. All bags, purses, etc., will be
checked for your safety.
Do visit the Wichita Riverfest mobile app powered by Evergy for the most up-to-date event and concert schedules. This festival guide goes to press in March, so before you head to the festival, be sure to check out all the updated details
online and confirm event times.
Do remember to wear sunscreen and comfortable shoes.
Do remember a sealed or empty water bottle that you may refill at the festival.
Do be courteous to other festival attendees, so they’ll have as much fun
as you do!
Do visit often! There are concerts, events and new surprises every day of
the festival. Plan ahead and don’t miss one exciting minute!
Do check the Riverfest Lost & Found for any missing items. Visit 444 E.
William from 9 AM to 5 PM, Monday through Friday or call (316) 267-2817.
Don’t leave blankets, tarps, and other personal belongings on the banks of the Arkansas River or in other festival areas overnight. Abandoned items will be picked up and discarded.
Don’t bring pets (in accordance with Wichita City Ordinance Sec. 6.04.055), coolers or outside food and drink Inside the festival area.
Don’t ride bicycles, skateboards, scooters, etc., inside festival areas.
Don’t bring weapons of any kind to the festival.
Are you a member of the media who wishes to film, photograph
or broadcast from the festival? Media badges are available. Email us with your request.