Riverfest Information

For Application information regarding the BBQ Competition, Sponsorship Opportunities, Vendor Info, or Judges Info, Please see the links toward the bottom of this page!

If you love good food, good times, great music, beer garden and a gorgeous riverfront setting then RiverFest is the place for you! Friday July 20th from 5pm-1am and Saturday July 21st from 10am-1am.

Bellevue’s premier community event, RiverFest, is ready to welcome over 40,000 visitors to Bellevue’s riverfront at Haworth Park.

RiverFest is a combination of several activities that is to sure to please all ages. The festival includes Live Bands Friday night and all day Saturday until close featuring local bands and featured bands. Additionally, families can enjoy the “Fireworks Extravaganza” Saturday night, Kidz Zone (carnival),  Car Show, Vendor Village and the Budweiser Beer Garden.  We also host the Nebraska State BBQ Competition.  RiverFest is only $1 at the gate and the public is welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets to enjoy the music and fireworks; however, no coolers please.

The Bellevue Economic Enhancement Foundation, the Greater Bellevue Area Chamber of Commerce and the City of Bellevue coordinate RiverFest with special thanks to our many local sponsors.  For more information, contact the Bellevue Chamber of Commerce at 402.898.3000

Below are your downloadable forms for Riverfest 2018

Judges Application 2018

2018 RiverFest NE State BBQ Application

Hawg Market Food Vendor 2018 with city updates

vendor sample insurance form

2018 Camping form