Pre-sale tickets are $25 for the full weekend and are available online HERE. Bring your ticket to 1 of the 2 entrances indicated on the map above in exchange for a wristband that can be worn all weekend.

Tickets will also be sold at the gates for $20 each day. CASH ONLY. 

Rivertown Days tickets get you access to continuous live music, carnival rides, food trucks & beer tents in downtown Hastings (map above) on Friday, July 19th from 5 p.m. – 11 p.m. and Saturday, July 20th from 1 p.m. – 11 p.m..

Tickets are not required for events downtown on Sunday, July 21st including carnival rides, food trucks, a car show and entertainment at the pavilion stage. These events run from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. and are free to attend.

Tickets are also not required for the Arts & Crafts fair in Jaycee Park or events around town. 

  • Your Rivertown Days ticket
  • A valid form of I.D. – everyone planning to drink alcohol will need to show an I.D.
  • Cash for food trucks & beer tents
  • Sunscreen
  • Bug spray
  • Foldable chairs are allowed

Please note that outside food and beverage are not allowed.

ATM’s available near the event area. Look for the $ symbol on the event map.

We are excited to offer FREE trolley rides to the Arts & Crafts Fair and events downtown on Saturday, July 22! These trolleys are sponsored by our Welcome Sponsor Fleet Farm.

 Here is what you need to know:

  • Two trolleys will run continuously starting at 11 a.m. with the final ride at 11:10 p.m.
  • They are FREE to ride.
  • Trolley stops are: (Look for signs)
    • Fleet Farm parking lot – 875 General Sieben Dr.
    • Jaycee Park – 420 Lock & Dam Road
    • Depot Park Parking Lot – 414 2nd Street East
    • The route will start at Fleet Farm, stop in Jaycee Park followed by Depot Park Parking. Once the Arts & Crafts Fair ends at 5 p.m., the trolleys will no long stop in Jaycee Park.
    • Please note, the trolleys do not have a ramp. Accessible parking is reserved in front of the west entrance on 2nd Street and on Lock & Dam road for the Arts & Crafts fair.

Public parking lots are indicated in pink on the event map and include:

    • Depot Park Parking Lot – 414 2nd Street East
    • City Hall Public Parking – corner of 4th & Sibley Street
    • The Confluence Ramp – 2nd Street E & Eddy St.


There is also overflow parking Jaycee Park and street parking available.

Stipes carnival rides will be open:

  • Friday, July 19th – 5:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, July 20th– 11:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, July 21st – 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Unlimited ride wristbands are available Friday from 6:30 – 10:30 p.m. and Saturday 12:00 – 4:00p.m./ 6:30 – 10:30 p.m. for $25.00.

The lost and found is located at the information tent near the west gate entrance. Guests can also check with police reserves at the command center near the Pavilion stage. Following the event, items that are not claimed will be kept at the Hastings Police Station.

Any more questions, be sure to contact us today!

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