Plan Your Visit

Cost: Free!

Schedule of Activities 

Specific times are still being determined. Feel free to check our Facebook page for updates as well.

  • 12 p.m. – 6 p.m. – FESTIVAL CELEBRATION with New Belgium beer garden, food trucks, guest speakers, workshops, kids’ activities, exhibitors and live music! Music will be provided throughout the day.  Stay tuned for band lineup announcements!
  • 12 p.m. – 6 p.m. – KIDS CORNER hands-on learning and fun! (located inside the festival grounds)

Show Us Your Poudre! Photo Contest
Do you like taking pictures? Upload your river photos to Instagram or Twitter with #PoudreRiverFest leading up to and during the festival and be entered to win a sweet Instant Camera from our friends at New Belgium Brewing. View photo contest poster.


New Belgium Brewery at the Poudre River Oxbow

Parking: Limited parking will be available near the festival grounds. We encourage you to bike or walk to the festival!

Biking: Bike racks will be available at the festival entrance. Follow the signs along the Poudre Trail for the turnoff that takes you to the festival.

Poudre Trail Status: Check the City of Fort Collins website for current information about trail closures.

Contact Info: Got questions? Contact us at