About RIVERFest

The Premiere Environmental Festival in Hampton Roads

A FUN, FREE outdoor festival hosted by the non-profit Elizabeth River Project to create excitement, understanding, and community involvement in the restoration of the environmental health of the Elizabeth River. Fun for the whole family - even the dog!


We are thrilled to be back on the shores of the Elizabeth River for this year's festival at the City of Chesapeake's beautiful Elizabeth River Park.


Past RIVERFest events have taken place at:​

  • Norfolk’s Colonial Place neighborhood

  • Nauticus

  • Paradise Creek Nature Park

  • Carolanne Farms Neighborhood Park

  • St. Bride's Episcopal Church

  • Back Bay's Farmhouse Brewing

For more information please contact

Casey Shaw