He’s Back! – Rich Aucoin returns to Elora!

rich2We are thrilled to have the  inspired, incredibly interactive, Rich Aucoin back in Elora to grace the ICE JAM stage March 7, 2015.  Concert goers are still talking about the Halifax native’s live spectacle at Riverfest 2013. Rich has a style all his own. His creativity and youthful approach to performing is invigoratingly unique and entirely memorable. When rich performs it is so much more than a good show, it is a party, a 360, visceral experience that will leave you wanting more!

For those of you who were lucky enough to see  EXPERIENCE  Aucoin’s performance at Riverfest Elora 2013, send us photos, tell us your favorite part.

Watch This: “IT,” Rich Aucoin

Arkells Coming to Ice Jam Elora – March 7 2015

arkells1Ice Jam, by Riverfest Elora, is pleased to announce its first confirmed act for the 2015 winter festival line up. Arkells will grace the stage, as the concert headliners, promoting their latest album, High Noon. One dollar from each ticket purchased along their tour will go towards Partners In Health. The group announced their Winter Tour Nov. 4 see details at for more information visit http://www.arkells.ca/live



Get your tickets for Ice jam 2015! http://www.ticketbreak.com/event_details/8430


10 Things to Bring for Riverfest Elora

Riverfest Elora 2014Getting ready to pack up for your road trip to Elora this weekend? We can’t wait either to hear some great tunes, try some amazing gourmet food, and check out the arts and crafts produced by local talent.

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FAQ about Riverfest Elora

The excitement is building as Riverfest Elora 2014 comes closer and closer. If you’re getting ready for your Road trip to Riverfest, take a look at these FAQ’s to prepare yourself for an amazing time!


 Can I bring food and/or drink to the festival?
A: Unfortunately no. There will be 15 food vendors at the festival providing a wide variety of options, including some offerings for those with dietary restrictions or requirements.

Q: Can I bring bottled water into the festival?
A: In an effort to keep the festival ‘green’, there will be free water stations provided by Wellington Water Watchers. You can fill a reusable bottle brought from home, or you can purchase a Riverfest reusable bottle for $5.

Q: Is there re-entry once I have entered the grounds and received my wristband?
A: Yes, the wristband allows you to come and go as you please!

Q: How do I know when each artist will perform?
A: You can view the artist schedule for Friday and Saturday here.

Q: What are the photography rules at Riverfest?
A: There is no flash photography permitted. You can take photos, but please be mindful of the other festivalgoers and performers.

Q: Is there handicapped parking available?
A: There will be handicapped parking adjacent to the festival grounds.  You must have proper documentation and space is limited, so it will be first come first served.

Q: Do I have to print my ticket?
A: Tickets do not need to be printed as they can be scanned from phones.

Q: Are there ATMs at the festival, or should I bring cash?
A: Bringing cash is a good idea, however there will be ATMs available.

Q: Are pets allowed?
A: Unfortunately there are no pets allowed this year.

Q: Can I exchange my Friday ticket for a weekend pass?
A: Sorry, but we are unable to do exchanges. We suggest you privately sell your original ticket then purchase a weekend pass, or purchase a Saturday ticket in addition to your Friday ticket.

Q: Is there alcohol available?
A: Yes, Riverfest Elora is a licensed event. Please drink responsibly :)

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