Big River Ruckus is three days of fun, food, music, arts, and sports with action-packed activities. National touring musicians, The Luminaria Walk, Arts on Fire, and even a puppet show are a part of this weekend festival that has something for everyone.  See the list below for all the activities and visit the official website here.

Friday, September 10th

3:00 PM Fry Bread Story Walk at Gibson Park

3:00 PM Insufficient Funds Band at Riverside Park

4:00 PM Sidewalk Chalk Extravaganza at Gibson Park/Skate Park

5:30 PM Too Slim and the Tail Draggers at Riverside Park

7:00 PM River’s Edge Trail Luminaria Walk

7:30 PM Lil Smokies at Riverside Park

Saturday, September 11th

7:00 AM Sunrise Yoga at Gibson Park

7:45 AM Farmers’ Market at Whittier Park

8:00 AM 9/11 Memorial Service at Riverside Park

9:00 AM Electric City Open Disc Golf Tournament at Warden Park

9:30 AM Big River Ruckus Duckus Race at River Across from Skate Park

9:30 AM Cross The Dam Bridge Ride at South end of The Old 10th Street Bridge

10:00 AM Richard Fifield Author Talk at Great Falls Public Library

10:00 AM Arts on Fire at Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art

12:00 PM Children Art Activities near the Skate Park

12:00 PM Corn Hole Tourney at Gibson Park

12:00 PM The Lucky Valentines at Gibson Park Stage

12:00 PM Bicycle Meetup at West Bank Trailhead

1:00 PM  Mellisa Kwansy & M. L. Smoker Poetry Reading at Great Falls Public Library

2:00 PM Melissa Lynn Band at Gibson Park Stage

2:00 PM Imagining Dragons Puppet Show near Girl Scout Playhouse/Skate Park

2:00 PM Harlem Globetrotters at Montana ExpoPark

3:00 PM Chris La Tray Poetry Reading at Great Falls Public Library

3:00 PM Treadmill Challenge at Volta Athletics

4:00 PM Laney Lou and The Birddogs at Riverside Park

4:00 PM Arts Booths Open at Girl Scout Park

5:00 PM Car Show at Farmers Union Parking Lot

5:00 PM Historic Brothel Tours in Downtown Great Falls

6:00 PM Coco Montoya at Riverside Park

7:00 PM Historic Brothel Tours in Downtown Great Falls

7:30 PM Jason Boland and the Stragglers at Riverside Park

Sunday, September 12th

7:00 AM Sunrise Yoga at Gibson Park

10:00 AM Author Brunch at Great Falls Public Library

12:00 PM Supaman at Riverside Park

12:00 PM Corn Hole Tourney at Great Falls Public Library

12:00 PM Children Art Activities near the Skate Park

1:00 PM Art Vendors at Girl Scout Park

2:00 PM Imagining Dragons Puppet Show near Girl Scout Playhouse/Skate Park

2:00 PM Ana Popovic at Riverside Park