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Yorkville’s River Fest

July 13, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - July 14, 2018 @ 10:00 pm


Read an Event Re-Cap with Links to Photos HERE.

NOTICE: The winning 50/50 ticket number from Friday was: (yellow) 309720
(Prize has been claimed)


Mark your calendar for Yorkville’s popular summer festival!

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’s River Fest is the same great festival providing family-friendly fun all weekend long!

Band Schedule

Friday, July 13
Nashville Electric Company (7-10pm)

Saturday, July 14
County Line Brothers (Noon-2pm)

Back Country Roads (3-6pm)
Whiskey Romance (7-10pm)


View map of City parking
Free handicap accessible shuttle from Yorkville Intermediate School (Rt. 126 & 47), provided by
Morris Hospital Yorkville Campus Friday 5-10pm
Kendall Area Transit Saturday 3-10:30pm

Please note times and activities are subject to change. WATCH THIS PAGE for updates with details and a schedule of activities, including:

Food & Drink

  • The Knights of Columbus will be serving up their award-winning ribs! More food vendors include:
  • Pepe’s Mexican Restaurant
  • Rosati’s Pizza & Pub
  • Trinity Church United Methodist
  • The beer tent will serve cold refreshments, and also be the site for:
    • Homebrew Tastings (Friday 5pm until kegs are tapped)
    • Distillery Tastings (Saturday 3:30-5pm – advance registration suggested)

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July 13, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
July 14, 2018 @ 10:00 pm
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Riverfront Park
131 E Hydraulic Ave
Yorkville, IL 60560 United States
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