Special Events 

Coming up in 2022

Movies in the ParkJune 18th
July 16th
July 30th
Aug. 20th
Dusk between 8:30-8:45pm.Jacob Myers Park

Bring your family, blankets, and chairs for a movie on the big screen at the park!  Movies begin at Dusk.


Eggstravaganza on the River TrailApril 9thSession I - 10-11am
Session II - 11:45am-12:45pm
Jacob Myers ParkJoin us for a family fun Easter egg hunt on the Jacob Myers Park Trail! There will be pictures with the Easter Bunny at the end of each egg hunt session. 
Summer Concert Series
Saturdays in May. Starting May 7th.6-7:30pmJacob Myers ParkCome on out for Live Music at Jacob Myers Park! Join us starting at 5:00 pm for food, beer, local craft vendors, and outdoor activities!  Live Music begins at 6pm and ends at 7:30pm. 
Riverbank Cheese & Wine Festival10/8 & 10/9, 2022Saturday Oct. 8th, 10-8pm.
Sunday Oct. 9th, 10-6pm.
Downtown RiverbankThe 45th Annual Riverbank Cheese & Wine Festival 2022 is back this year! Come join us for this free family event that will include arts & crafts, wine tasting, beer garden, food and commercial vendors.

The fee TBA
Halloween Hayride & Costume ContestFriday 10/21 & Saturday 10/22, 20227:30-9:30pmJacob Myers Park$12 for adults
$6 for children
FREE for children under 3 yrs. (must sit on lap)
To enter the ScareCrow decorating contest a $15 entry fee must be paid at the entrance. The contest is on Saturday between 5:30-7pm.
Happy Barkoween Doggie Costume ContestSaturday Oct. 29th, 20224-5pmJacob Myers Dog ParkEnter your favorite furry friend in this costume contest and win a gift card for Petco! $10 to enter the contest. Payment is made on site.
Día de Los MuertosFriday October 28th, 20225pm-7:30Downtown RiverbankCome and celebrate with us the life and death of loved ones in this world-famous Mexican cultural event. There will be food, music, altars and a Catrin contest. Altar space can be purchased through the link below as well as the Catrin registration form.
53rd Annual Christmas Parade & Craft FairSaturday Dec. 10th, 202212pm-8:00pmDowntown Riverbank on Santa Fe between 3rd and 7th.Join us for a day of holiday fun! Festivities will be kicked off with the Holiday Craft Fair. The craft fair will then be followed by our 52nd Annual Christmas Parade. The parade will begin at the corner of 6th and Santa Fe. The parade will include lit-up cars, motorcycles, floats, marching bands, horses and more! For parade information, vendor registration, please call the Parks and Recreation Department at (209) 863-7150. Awards will be given out by the judges at the Tree Lighting ceremony for the most beautiful and creative groups. Santa will arrive for the tree lighting and pictures. Vendor and participant applications for the parade and craft fair can be found below!
Pooch Pictures with SantaSaturday December 3rd, 20223:30-4:30pmJacob Myers Dog ParkBring your pooch to the dog park for a photo session with Santa Claus! Dogs must be well mannered and not aggressive towards strangers or other dogs. This event is completely free.
Ho, ho Home Yard & Decorating ContestThursday Dec. 15th, 20226-8pm
Show us your holiday spirit and decorate the front of your house and yard! Top three homes will win a cash prize. 1st $200 2nd $100 3rd $50 Applications can be obtained at the parks and recreation office. The deadline to apply is December 10th. Applications for the contest can be found below!

Application Links

Please fill out both forms

For more information please call 209-863-7150
Hablamos Español!