Riverfest Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I park?

Parking will be available on site at Snake River Landing. The parking maps will be posted soon here at riverfestidaho.com.

What roads will be closed?

Road closures will be posted soon here at riverfestidaho.com.

How can I become a vendor at Riverfest?


Who do I contact about advertising during Riverfest?


Will Riverfest be handicap accessible.

Yes it will.

Can I bring a cooler?


When will vendors stop selling food?

Food sales end at 9:45pm.

Will there be a place to purchase alcohol?

No alcohol will be sold or permitted at Riverfest.

Can I use my debit or credit card at Riverfest?

Yes. Most vendors at Riverfest will accept debit and credit cards. D.L. Evans Bank will also supply an ATM in the food vendor area.

How much are the kids’ events?

Kids’ events are almost all covered by purchasing a $10 wristband in the Stone’s Kia Kid Zone.

How do I purchase tickets for a helicopter ride?

Tickets will be available for purchase at eastidahonews.com.

Can I bring my pet as long as it’s on a leash?

For the safety of all people and pets, we highly recommend not bringing pets to Riverfest and/or the Melaleuca Freedom Celebration.

Can I put up a tent for shade during the day of the event?

Yes, but all tents or shades must be taken down by 9:30pm. No stakes can be placed into the ground.

Can I put down a blanket or stake out a spot to sit before the event?

The Riverfest event starts at 11am Thursday, July 3. Nothing can be used as a placeholder prior to July 3. Anything left unattended may be removed at the owner’s risk. Nothing can be staked into the ground anywhere at Snake River Landing.

Will there be a nursing station for breastfeeding moms?

There will not.

Can I camp overnight?

There are camp sited available for campers through Snake River Landing. For more information visit this link on the Snake River Landing website.

Will we be allowed to float or swim in the river?