Your Backyard Away from Home Hop on the interstate or the Metra, Riveredge Park is just a short ride away.

RULES, REGULATIONS AND POLICIES

Before your arrival, please read the RiverEdge Park policies.

NEW FOOD & COOLER POLICY: Outside food is now welcome in the Park. Only soft collapsible coolers no larger than 12” W x 12” H x 12” L are allowed. No hard coolers allowed. All soft collapsible coolers, as well as any other personal items you bring, must be placed under or in front of your chair and must not take up room on either side. Coolers are not allowed in the Standing Room Only area or Bench area. No alcohol or other outside beverages are allowed in, with the exception of 2 SEALED bottles of unflavored water per person. Bottled water must be one liter or less. All coolers are subject to inspection. One cooler allowed per patron. Food, beverage and cooler policies may vary from show to show. Please refer to your specific event page(s) for details.

WATCH THIS VIDEO for the DOs and DON’Ts of the new cooler policy.

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Directions

RiverEdge Park is located at 360 N. Broadway, Aurora IL 60505 – just 3 miles off I-88.

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Just steps away from the Metra BNSF Line.

Plan your trip using RTA Trip Planner.

PARKING

Aurora Transportation Center Main Parking Lot
Parking is available across the street from RiverEdge Park in the Aurora Transportation Center/Metra Parking Lot located at 233 N. Broadway, 60505. Space is limited. Once you park, you have two payment options:

Credit and Debit Card Only
Remote payment stations will be set up in the lot. Simply walk to an attendant wearing an orange vest at the remote station, give them your credit/debit card and they will print and give you a receipt. You must place the receipt on the dashboard of the DRIVER’S SIDE of your car.

Cash or Credit or Debit Card
Go to one of the four permanent payment stations located in the middle of the parking lot. You may use either cash or credit/debit card. A parking receipt will be dispensed. You must place the receipt on the dashboard of the DRIVER’S SIDE of your car.

Please bring exact change if you are using cash. Machines DO NOT dispense change. Discover, Visa, Mastercard, American Express and ATM cards are all accepted. Note: when using credit or debit card, a processing fee will apply.

If you fail to pay, you will be ticketed.

Aurora Transportation Center Main Parking Lot rates for RiverEdge Park events are listed below:
June 3 & 4: Two Brothers Summer Festival $5/day
June 12: Tour De Cure FREE
June 17 & 18: Blues on the Fox $5/day
June 24: Kool & The Gang / Thomas McClary $5
June 25: Willie Nelson / Kris Kristofferson $5
July 2: “Weird Al” Yankovic $5
July 3: KC & The Sunshine Band $5
July 4: Aurora’s Fourth of July Celebration FREE
July 7: Hollywood Vampires $5
July 16: Air Supply / Blood, Sweat & Tears $5
July 22: Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo / Melissa Etheridge $5
July 23 & 24: Aurora Puerto Rican Heritage Festival $2/day
July 29: Downtown Alive! American English $2
August 5: Beach Boys / Temptations $5
August 6: Alan Jackson / Lauren Alaina $5
August 7: Sacred Heart Festival & Concert $2
August 19: Downtown Alive! 7th Heaven $2
August 20: Boz Scaggs / America $5
August 26: Get the Led Out $5
September 10 & 11: Fiestas Patrias $2/day

Additional parking is located Downtown Aurora. Fees vary. Please click here to download a complete parking map and address list.

TICKETS

ADVANCE TICKETS  You can purchase tickets in advance here on the RiverEdge website by visiting the specific event page and clicking “Buy Tickets.” You can also call the Box Office at 630-896-6666 or stop by the RiverEdge Park Remote Box Office located at the Paramount Theatre at 23 East Galena Blvd. For your convenience, there is 15-minute express parking in front of the Paramount Theatre Box Office so that you can park and run in to purchase or pick up your tickets.

REMOTE BOX HOURS  The Remote Box Office hours at the Paramount are Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

DAY-OF TICKETS  Starting at Noon the day of the show, please visit the RiverEdge Park Box Office located at the main entrance gate 2, open on show days only beginning at Noon. Starting one hour before gates open, you may visit any of the brown remote Ticket Booth huts located outside the four entrance gates at RiverEdge Park. Please note: Gate 1 is VIP entrance only and may not be available for entry at all shows.

WILL CALL  If your tickets are waiting for you at Will Call, please visit any of the brown Ticket Booth huts outside any entrance gate. For your convenience, all Ticket Booths are equipped to print Will Call tickets.

CHILDREN TICKETS  For Blues on the Fox and Downtown Alive! events only, children 12 and under are admitted free but must be accompanied by an adult 18 years or older. All patrons must have a ticket to enter the Park, regardless of age. To reserve a free children’s ticket in advance, please call 630-896-6666. To pick up a free children’s ticket on the day of the show, please visit any of the open ticket booths at the Park starting at noon on the day of the show. For all other events, only children 2 years of age and under are admitted free with an adult.

No pets allowed on event days.

GENERAL ADMISSION SEATING

– All events at RiverEdge Park are General Admission.
– Guests are welcome to bring blankets, folding chairs or bag chairs into the park.  Please be considerate of your neighbor when setting up chairs and/or blankets. Some events may restrict blanket size to an area of 4’x4’.
– For some events, there will be a standing room only section located directly in front of the middle section of stage with limited bench seating on either side of that area. Bench seating is on a first come, first serve basis. No bag chairs are allowed to be set up in this area. The rest of the park is general admission for bag chairs. Bag chairs and blankets are also allowed on the grassy hill. Please visit the specific event page for more details.
– Chairs with attached umbrellas/sun-visors are allowed inside the park, but umbrellas/sun-visors are not allowed to be up during artist performances due to obstruction to other patrons.
– Only bag and/or folding chairs are allowed inside the park. Any kind of solid chair is prohibited.
– No saving seats.

WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBILITY & ADA SEATING

RiverEdge Park is wheelchair accessible. For your convenience, the main entrance Gate 2 at the Park has an ADA only entrance lane. Only those that require ADA assistance may use the ADA only entrance lane and may be accompanied by up to three companions maximum through this area.

Once in the Park, you are welcome to sit anywhere, since the Park is wheelchair accessible. There are a limited number of spaces on the Wheelchair Platform for wheelchairs/scooters. This platform is first-come, first-served, is for wheelchairs/scooters only and allows for one companion per wheelchair. Companions must use the provided folding chairs on the platform (no bag chairs allowed on platform). For wheelchairs with up to three companions, as well as all other individuals that may require ADA assisted seating, there is a designated area directly in front of the wheelchair platform. This area is cordoned off and is also first-come, first-served. It allows for up to three companions maximum. Companions and those not in wheelchairs/scooters must provide their own bag chairs in this designated area. Both the Wheelchair Platform and additional ADA Seating space are now located at the north end of the park and to the right of the stage as you face it. Please click here for a map of the Park, which includes these areas.

Please note that there is a limited number of ADA parking spaces located at the ATC/Metra Lot, directly across from RiverEdge Park. These spots are on a first-come, first-serve basis.

DINING OPTIONS

Food and drink are available for purchase inside RiverEdge Park. Click here for the full menu.

Outside food is now welcome in the Park. Only soft collapsible coolers no larger than 12” W x 12” H x 12” L are allowed. All soft collapsible coolers, as well as any other personal items you bring, must fit under your chair and must be stored there once the concert begins. No outside beverages are allowed in, with the exception of 2 SEALED bottles of unflavored water per person. Bottled water must be one liter or less. All coolers are subject to inspection. One cooler allowed per patron. Food, beverage and cooler policies may vary from show to show. Please refer to your specific event page(s) for details.

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LODGING

Make a weekend out of it! Plan your stay in Downtown Aurora with one of the local hotels listed below.

Hampton Inn and Suites – Aurora

2423 Bushwood Drive | Aurora, IL 60506
630-907-2600

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Aurora-Naperville

Walking distance to RiverEdge Park!
111 N. Broadway | Aurora, IL 60505
630-896-2800

Holiday Inn Aurora

2424 W Sullivan Road | Aurora, IL 60506
630-806-7400

Comfort Inn & Suites – Geneva

1555 E Fabyan Parkway | Geneva, IL 60134
630-208-8811

RULES, REGULATIONS AND POLICIES

To help further plan your visit, please click here to read the RiverEdge Park policies.