RiverArts logo 2023 

On five Tuesdays in the summer, Moorhead Parks and Recreation presents RiverArts. Join us for cultural performances, artist-led demonstrations and activities, inflatables, yard games, a photo station, imagination playground, interactive mural and more fun for everyone! Opening performances are 5:30-6 pm with headlining performances 6-8 pm. Memorial Park nights feature free carriage rides.

Bring a chair or blanket, enjoy the live music, and engage with community organizations and vendors! Purchase hot dogs, brats, soda and chips from the Moorhead Midday-Central Lions, and adult beverages from Fargo-Moorhead Community Theatre and Swing Barrel on varying evenings! Come enjoy the fun!

RiverArts Matbus coupon 


The City of Moorhead and Matbus have teamed up to offer rides to RiverArts in 2023. These coupons are available at the Parks and Recreation Office, 1300 15th Ave N, Moorhead City Hall and online. See the coupon for full details! 



2023 Dates and Special Activities

June 13, 5:30-8 pm: Memorial Park
 not_hid_ Dala horse stickers 

Post Traumatic
Funk Syndrome
+ Nordic Night 

Nordic Culture Clubs sharing treats, info and selling tickets for Scandinavian Festival June 23-24!
Fargo Spelemannslag (Hardanger fiddle)
Art activity w/ not_hid_ (Dala horse vinyl stickers)

June 27, 5:30-8 pm: Memorial Park
 Gina Powers Band

Gina Powers Band
+ Petting Zoo

Heather & Thistle Pipes and Drums
Art activity w/ Christy Goulet (dreamcatchers)


 July 11, 5:30-8 pm: Woodlawn Park Heritage Garden & Amphitheater
 Barrel car rides

+ Barrel Car Rides

Fargo Folklorico (traditional Mexican dance)
Art activity w/ Baker Garden & Gifts (pollinator houses)


 July 25, 5:30-8 pm: Memorial Park
 Fishing Clinic

+ Fishing Clinic

Buffalo River Singers & Dancers
Art activity w/ Amanda Frost (printmaking) 

 August 8, 5:30-8 pm: Memorial Park
 Park crowd

Front Fenders
+ Dunk Tank

Chinese Heritage of Recreation and Dance
Art activity w/ Bridget Solsaa (tufting, punch needle)


Thanks to our wonderful partners and sponsors!
Fargo-Moorhead Convention and Visitors Bureau | Bell Bank
Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union | River Keepers | Pepsi
First International Bank & Trust | Radio FM Media
UCare | Games to Go | Dakota Carriage Co.
Fargo-Moorhead Community Theatre

RiverArts Matbus coupon
RiverArts Matbus coupon


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Something different every week!

Something different every week!