July 9 | 4 to 10 pm, Fireworks at 9pm | Free
Mortensen Riverfront Plaza, Hartford
Great River Park, East Hartford


Riverfest, presented by Travelers, is the largest Independence Day celebration in Connecticut. Riverfest will complimented by the Riverfest Food Truck Festival at Mortensen Riverfront Plaza on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, along with the annual festivities on both sides of the river.

Performances and schedules will be announced in late spring. Check back soon for more details.

Interested in being a part of Riverfest?
Riverfest: Vendors, Food Trucks & Sponsors
Riverfest Volunteers 


Presenting Sponsor:

Fireworks Sponsor:
Mohegan Sun

Site Sponsor:
WFSB Eyewitness News

Arts Partner:
Greater Hartford Arts Council

Family Activities Sponsor:
Price Chopper Supermarkets

Gold Sponsors:

Hartford Steam Boiler/Munich RE NewAlliance Foundation  
The Phoenix Companies Evelyn W. Preston Memorial Trust Fund, Bank of America, Trustee  


Media Partner:


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