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Located in Downtown Memphis on beautiful Riverside Drive, RiverArtsFest has successfully presented rich, cultural artistic diversity and talent from around the Mid-South and all 50 states, in what has become the longest-running fine arts festival in this region. The festival attracts thousands of visitors, and garners high praise with comments of “excellent examples of artistic creativity” and “great diversity in a high caliber of artists.”

  • A juried artist market featuring 170+ gallery quality artists in an open air setting
  • An invitational art show held off-site at Askew Nixon Ferguson Architects gallery
  • Main stage with a variety of Memphis' best musical acts
  • Live street performances daily throughout the festival grounds
  • Culinary delights and beer and wine throughout the grounds
  • Local artists introducing new and innovative artistic techniques while interacting with the public
  • Hands on Art projects for kids of all ages encouraging them to explore their creative energies at interactive art stations
  • Mighty Lights illumination of the Hernando de Soto Bridge happening Saturday evening
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57 Riverside Drive - Site location, not office address
Memphis, TN 38103

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Admission Rates
$5/person. 10 and under free. No pets.
Free admission Saturday evening after 5pm.
October 27th, Saturday: 10am to 9:30pm
October 28th, Sunday: 10am to 5pm