Activities & Schedule

Kerrville River Festival

Get Outside. Be Active. Play.

The Kerrville River Festival is intended to inspire and motivate Texans to get outside for a healthy, fun day of outdoor adventure and exercise while also celebrating the its Incorporation Anniversary.

The Kerrville River Festival will feature an array of activities from yoga and exercise classes to nature exhibits and sports clubs. The Festival will feature lots of kids’ activities including a trackless train, rock wall, bounce houses, field games and lots more to keep the kids entertained throughout the day. Don’t forget the balloon artists. They will be there as part of a family day of fun activities.

Kids Train
rock climbing

There will be food and beverage vendors serving all the traditional festival food including funnel cakes, barbeque, pizza and who knows what. The only way to find out is to be there.

Expect to visit with the many exhibitors that will be showing off their organizations and activities as well. Stay tuned as the list of activities confirmed grows in the coming weeks.

Besides the many family outdoor exhibits and activities, the Kerrville River Festival will feature major entertainment to go along with the other activities and exhibits.


This year’s festival will feature four different concerts, including Country, Rock and Pop Folk music.  Justin McClure from JAM Broadcasting will emcee the concerts. The Main Headliner is country music star Jerrod Niemann. Texas’s own Country/Rock artist Austin Meade will also headline the event. 

The Texas Pop Folk band Willow City will also be part of the day’s entertainment along with the up-and-coming Ryan Ross Band.

Circus Thrill Show

The Kerrville River Festival will also feature a circus thrill show. Cirque Akrobat will bring its high wire and stage acts to the Festival from Florida. Miss the circus? Here’s your chance to see real circus acts for your enjoyment.

Cirque Akrobat Circus thrill show


After a day of fun and entertainment, a fireworks display honoring the Anniversary of the City of Kerrville’s Founding will conclude the Festival.

activities and schedule

There is something for everyone at the Kerrville River Festival!


Enjoy the Kerrville River Festival on Saturday and all Kerrville-Schreiner Park has to offer on Sunday. A great way to spend a weekend and enjoy Kerrville.

Activity Schedule (Subject to change)

8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. 5 K Craft Beer Fun Run Late Registration at 7:30 at Centennial Stage
8:30 a.m. to 9:15 P31 Fitness Low Impact Cardio Kickboxing Class Large Pavilion
9:00 a.m. to Noon Kerrville Sand Volleyball Tournament Sand Volleyball Courts
10:00 a.m. to 10: 45 a.m. Center for Fitness Zumba Class Large Pavilion
Noon to  6:30 p.m. KIDS ZONE
Noon to 6:00 p.m. Exhibitors
12:30 p.m. Mini performance: Relevé Dance Studio
1:30 p.m. Mini Performance: Big Seed sponsoring Tara Shultz
2:15 p.m. Mini Performance: Hill County Chorale
3:00 p.m. to 3:25 p.m. Cirque Akrobat Performance
3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Ryan Ross Band
5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Willow City Band
6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Austin Meade
7:30 p.m. to 7:55 p.m. Cirque Akrobat second performance
8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Jerrod Niemann
9:30 p.m. to 9:40 p.m. Fireworks Display
Pre Festival Activities Locations

Smoking (including Vaping), Coolers, Dogs, outside alcohol and glass containers not permitted in festival area

Kerrville Sand Volleyball Association

Major Sponsors

Ken Stoepel Ford

Ken Stoepel Ford

tinsley realty group

Tinsley Realty Group

state aire

State Aire

schreiner university

Schreiner University

peterson health

Peterson Health



inn of the hills

Inn of the Hills

k pub

KPUB (Kerrville Public Utilities Board)

yo ranch hotel

Y.O. Ranch Hotel

jam broadcasting

Jam Broadcasting


Hill Country Distillers
Hill Country Distillers
river trail cottages
River Trail Cottages
Kerrville Sand Valleyball Association
Kerrville Sand Volleyball Association
Camp Eagle
Camp Eagle
garcia bounce house
Garcia Bounce House
basement brewers
Basement Brewers
Hill Country Chorale
Hill Country Chorale
Relevè Dance Studio
Relevé Dance Studio

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