Salem Riverfest Concert and Fundraiser

Salem Riverfest Concert and Fundraiser

Contact: RC News

Roanoke College CAB in partnership with the City of Salem and the Clean Valley Council present Salem Riverfest.  Featuring Kendall Street Company, Audacity Brass Band and Orange Culture, FOTQ food, food trucks, a beer garden, climbing wall, bounce house, mechanical bull and a photo booth. Bring a Blanket or Chair.

RC Students/Staff/Faculty (free with ID and suggested $5.00 donation - this is a fundraiser !) - Open to Public $10 adults/$5 children. 

Tickets (wristbands) for the public are available at this link

Rain location: Bast Center

Riverfest FAQ

What time do doors open for Riverfest?

The doors open at 4:30pm.

Where can I park?

Event attendees can park in the lots on Market Street. If they are full, the Salem Farmer’s Market lot is the closest public lot.

Are pets allowed?

Pets are welcome as long as they remain on a leash and are picked up after.

Can I re-enter Riverfest if I leave?

Re-entry is possible with the event wristband.

What are the food options?

A Taco Bar will be served on the MAQ . A food truck will also be serving as well.

The Commons: an all-you-can-eat facility, no takeout. The Commons, which is in Colket Center, will be open from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

The Cavern: snack bar. The Cavern, also in Colket Center, will be open from 5:00 – 11:00 p.m.

Will there be drinks for purchase?

Parkway beer will be sold for $4 per ticket.

Will seating be provided?

Seating is not provided, but you can bring chairs and/or blankets.

What happens if it rains?

The event will be held rain or shine. In the event of rain, Riverfest will continue outside on the MAQ. If severe weather should come, the event will be moved into the Bast Center.