• Chamber of Commerce
  • Main Street Program
  • Watertown Tourism Committee


Over the years, Watertown Riverfest has played host to such acts as Kansas, Night Ranger, America, Lonestar, The Kentucky Headhunters, Molly Hatchet and Nitty Gritty Dirt Band.  Each year, special attention is paid to bringing in a unique mix of national and regional bands playing your favorite rock, country and pop songs!

 Riverfest has grown to include not only music, but events for just about everyone. The festival features:

  • Taste of Watertown –Offers a variety of favorite foods from iconic area restaurants and food trucks.
  • Carnival Rides – Rainbow Valley Rides provides rides for all thrill levels during the festival, with ride specials held each day. Dozens of midway games are available for kids and adults alike.
  • Classic Car Show – Held on Sunday, the car show plays host to several hundred automobiles.
  • Fireworks – Fireworks are a festival highlight held Friday night.
  • Craft Show – Held Saturday and Sunday on Rotary Island in Riverside Park. Nearly 100 vendors cover the island with unique handmade items.
  • 5K Run – Hosted by the Watertown Area YMCA and held Saturday, this event benefits the Strong Kids Campaign.
  • Raffle – Grand Prize $10,000

Don’t miss out on all Riverfest has to offer. If you would like to learn more, visit the Riverfest Website and follow them on Facebook.  


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