Summer Events at Bicentennial Riverfront Park
Summertime family fun in Yorkville
Come out and enjoy a summer event at Bicentennial Riverfront Park in Yorkville, Illinois, located along Hydraulic Avenue and the Fox River. You don't want to miss the Summer Solstice Indie Music & Craft Beer Festival that takes place Thursday, June 25th through Saturday, June 27th. Then be sure to head back to the park on Saturday, July 18th for the popular Ribs on the River event held in conjuction with the Illinois Whitewater Festival. There's no better way to spend a summer day than at an event at this beautiful Yorkville park. When the festivities are over, come stay the night at the Hampton Inn & Suites Aurora, located just off I-88. This is the ideal place to stay for those attending a summer event at Bicentennial Riverfront Park. Book today or call us at 1-630-907-2600.
Here is a list of upcoming festivals at Bicentennial Riverfront Park with links to more event information:
- June 25-27, 2015 - Summer Solstice Indie Music & Craft Beer Festival
Brought to you by Three Angels Brewing and Rogue Barrister Records, experience the best in American Indie Music and Craft Beer on the Fox River.
- July 17, 2015 - River Night
Enjoy a night filled with family fun, food, beverages and a live performance by Red Woody at 7pm!
- July 18, 2015 - Ribs on the River
The City of Yorkville hosts its 4th annual backyard BBQ contest from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Come all day for the food and stay for the 80's rock back EPIC at 7pm!
- July 18, 2015 - Illinois Whitewater Festival
Held in conjuction with the City of Yorkville's Ribs on the River, the Illinois Whitewater Festival takes place at the Marge Cline Whitewater Park, 301 E. Hydraulic Avenue. Come out and watch or participate as kayak enthusiasts will race for the fastest time. Events will include slalom races, rodeo, film festival, cardboard regatta and much more. Come out for a day of whitewater fun!
- July 25, 2015 - Metaphysically Fit Fest
Partnering with the City of Yorkville's Veggie Fest, the Metaphysically Fit Fest takes place from noon to 8:00 p.m. and features Rusted Root's Michael Gablicki, Indika and the Giving Tree Band. This year's fest includes: live music, food, yoga, reflexology, acupuncture, henna, healing jewelry, aromatherapy, walk the labyrinth, kirtan chanting, belly dancing, meditation, crystals, reiki, angel readings, healing arts and much more! It's an amazing day filled with entertainment!
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