About This Festival
Downtown Yonkers|5 Buena Vista Ave, Yonkers, NY | Map
From the Organizer
Riverfest is more than just a festival, it is a celebration of community. It is a time to reunite with friends and family. A time for grandparents to sit with their grandchildren and listen to the some of the greatest songs from each generation. The 27th annual Yonkers Riverfest is a FREE event to the public that draws 15,000 people to Yonkers Downtown, one of the biggest events in Westchester! The 27th Annual Yonkers Riverfest, held along the majestic Hudson River, will be held rain or shine on Saturday September 17th, from noon to 7:00pm. Riverfest will include the best in musical entertainment, arts, crafts, great food, exhibits, children’s activities, and much more throughout the day. It is Yonkers biggest outdoor event and a great tradition. The music is world class and includes everything from country and soul, to hip-hop, rock, and classics. Riverfest is a time for Westchester-born stars to come home and honor their roots with inspired performances. Riverfest is the one day of the year where there is no stress, no rush, and no cost. More than 15,000 people come to downtown Yonkers each year to enjoy music, children’s activities, environmental exhibits, international cuisine, outdoor artist gallery, carnivals games, and much more. Don't miss this year's 27th Annual Yonkers Riverfest!