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Hours: 6-11 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday; noon-10 p.m. Sunday.



There are a limited number of $10 advance tickets available at area Harvest Foods stores and Big Red stores. Advance tickets admit ages 7 and up and include admission to every performance. Admission at the gate or online ( is $20 (one-day-only tickets $5 for ages 7 to 10). Children 6 and under are admitted free.




Paid parking is available in the River Market parking garage at 2nd and Main as well as other lots in the vicinity. Round trip shuttle fares are $2 upon boarding. Little Rock shuttles depart from the War Memorial Stadium parking lot and unload on La Harpe Boulevard behind the Little Rock Chamber of Commerce. North Little Rock shuttles depart from 24th and Main streets and unload at Second and Cumberland streets in Little Rock.

Return shuttles board where passengers were delivered. Some shuttle vehicles are wheelchair accessible. Friday's shuttle begins running at 5:30 p.m., Saturday's at 9:30 a.m. and Sunday's at 11:30 a.m. All routes operate 30-45 minutes following the close of each night's final event.

Food and beverage


Admission buttons may be purchased at the gate with cash only. Other purchases at the festival require RiverMoney, which can only be purchased with cash at Bancorp South RiverBank locations throughout the festival site. RiverMoney is non-refundable and must be used for all Riverfest purchasesexcept souvenir items, some artwork and River Market purchases.


Wristbands are issued at ID Stations to persons 21 and older with a valid driver's license or military ID. Riverfest reserves the right to refuse service to anyone.


What not to bring:

Coolers, beverages, food, audio recorders, professional photography and video equipment, skateboards, bicycles, rollerblades, skates, or weapons. Handbags, backpacks, lawn chairs and umbrellas are permitted but subject to search. Only pets trained to assist disabled patrons are allowed.



There will be five free water stations located throughout the festival site.


First aid:

First aid stations will be located on the west side of the Riverfest Amphitheatre and on the North Shore Riverwalk.

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