Riley Creek Festival


Riley Creek Festival

Community invited to Riley Creek Festival

Bluffton University will host the annual Riley Creek Festival from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, April 13, in the Sommer Center.

Free and open to the public, the festival will feature block-party-style events including: family-friendly inflatables, games and a Kona Ice truck. With the theme “Ducks in Space,” the event will conclude with the traditional rubber duck race on Riley Creek starting at 4 p.m. Rubber ducks will be sold for $1 each, with proceeds to benefit the Bluffton Public Library. Duck race winners will receive space-themed gift baskets.

An optional lunch will be available for purchase to community members and non-students for $8.50. Students may use meal swipes to cover the cost of lunch for their family and friends.

Riley Creek Festival concludes the university’s Lil’ Sibs weekend.

Rubber Duck Race

Duck Race

The Riley Creek Fest concludes with the annual Rubber Duck Race on the Riley. Reserve your duck now.