Riley Creek Festival 2017

Saturday, April 22
in the Bluffton University Sommer Center


  • Inflatables for all ages
  • Three live musical acts
  • Games hosted by student organizations
  • Rubber Duck Race on Riley Creek
  • FREE fun for all ages!



  • 11 a.m.: Riley Creek Festival begins (Entry is free)
  • 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.: Lunch ($9.29 for community members, or a meal swipe)
  • 4 p.m.: Rubber duck race in the Riley Creek! Ducks cost $1. Top winning ducks get prizes from local businesses. Proceeds benefit the Bluffton Child Development Center
  • 4:30 p.m.: Events close


Lunch is one meal swipe for Bluffton University students. community members may pay cash for lunch ($9.29).

Students, staff, faculty, community members, and families are welcome to this FREE event (lunch costs cash or a meal swipe - but entrance and participation in all events are free!).

*Special thanks to our campus supporters: Student Senate, Marbeck Center Board, the Office of Student Involvement, Ramseyer Hall Association, Art Club, PEACE Club, Bluffton University Nutrition Association (BUNA) and the Music Department*