Live Music. Real Memphis Music

RiverArtsFest 2013 Will Feature:

Three performance stages featuring live performances and strolling musicians during the two day festival.


Entertainment Schedule

General Information:

Seating Information: There will be seating provided adjacent to each of our three stages in addition to lawn seating at the Civil Rights Main Stage.

River Arts Fest 2013 will feature many talented performing artists throughout the two day festival.

The programming for River Arts Fest 2013 represents a collaboration of music partners to create a broad sampling of the great music being made in our region.  From established names to fresh faces, you can experience Memphis music at its best on the RAF stages.  Logistics and scheduling is managed by Resource Entertainment Group, the region’s largest booking and entertainment agency.

The 2013 RAF music partners include:


REGResource Entertainment Group (booking agent and project manager)



MMFThe Memphis Music Foundation – dedicated to working with the community to cultivate a viable economic engine for Memphis by providing musicians and the music industry with resources and opportunities for growth and independence



Blues FoundationThe Blues Foundation – Memphis-based, world-renown – dedicated to preserving our blues music history, celebrating recording and performance excellence, supporting blues education and ensuring the future of this   uniquely American art form


Memphis Acoustic Music Association – promoting the preservation and performance of acoustic and folk music



NeoSoulvilleGot Soul?  Get it



MSAMemphis Songwriters’ Association – dedicated to supporting songwriters and the songwriting industry



Visible MusicVisible Music College –  trains and equips musicians, technicians, and business professionals in skill and character for effective service in the music industry and in the church.