The next festival will be held on Saturday May 12th, 2018.

There are stalls, carnival rides, an entertainment stage - culminating in a huge street parade. See restored cars, old fire trucks, antique farm machinery, floats, marching bands, It is the biggest annual event held in Riverstone New South Wales. Visit the Riverstone Historical Society's stall and find out more about Riverstone. All local Riverstone churches will be represented, selling crafts, food and  giving out information regarding their respective schools. Plenty of food available at a huge range of stalls. 

Come along - you won't regret it!

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The Riverstone Festival is a project of The Combined Churches of Riverstone.
The driving force of the committee is Phyllis McAlpine whose energy and enthusiasm is an inspiration to us all. All the hard working committee members give up their time to be a part of this very significant event that celebrates our distinctively different community. Our thank you to Peter Filmer and the team from Blacktown Council for the hard work and support that ensures that each year is a success. The support of the councilors of Blacktown Council for our event is a tribute to their attitudes to our community. 

Application Forms

Please download the application form as below

Stallholder Documents/Festival food application-2018.doc

Display  Documents/Festival general application2018.doc

To secure your space, please sign the form, and return it with your payment. DO NOT EMAIL THIS FORM, AS YOU MUST SEND PAYMENT WITH THIS FORM TO THE P.O. BOX.
Please attach details of insurance cover.
Receipts will be given out on the day. If you would like a receipt beforehand, please send a self
addressed, stamped envelope.
For more information email (ENQUIRIES ONLY)

Download poster for 2015

Documents/Riverstone Festival 2015001.jpg

Photos of 2013 street parade and fair

Photos of latest street parade and fair

Program of events at the Festival on the Main Stage

                                9-15-9.30                       Raz Dance Group

                                9.30-10.45                      Jordan (country singer)

                                10.45-11.00                   National Anthem - Official Opening

                                11.00-11.30                   Street Parade

                                11.30-12.00                  St Johns Catholic School Group

                                12.00-12.15                  Jump Dance - Dance Routines

                                12.15-12.30                  Prize Presentation

                                12.30-1.00                   Performance Academy

                                1.00-1.30                     Dig Dance

                                1.30-2.00                    Bekki (The Wedding Singer)

                                2.00-2.30                    Fusion Dance

                                2.30-3.00                   Blacktown Music Club


News Articles

Street Parade Winners 2014

■ Best in Parade —  Blacktown mini Bike Club; 

■ Best Car Club —  Micro Cars and Scooter Club;

■ Best Vintage Vehicles — Sydney Antique Machinery;

■ Best Group Display —  Dis Dance;

■ Best Business Group — Lifestyle and Leisure;

■ Best Walking Group — Australiana Pioneer Village.


Blacktown Council Events


Should you wish to become a stall holder, please contact the Riverstone Festival Committee on 4572 3271. For street parade enquiries, please contact Council on 9839 6000.