The annual Rocky Ripple “Festival in the Park,” with proceeds going to the Rocky Ripple Parks Endowment Fund, focuses on “the arts.” The event is staged entirely through volunteer efforts from the community. 2017 marks the 18th year of the festival.

In 2017, as has become tradition, an eclectic assortment of bands will play throughout the entire day. a family friendly admission price - FREE!  Over 70 artists, featuring an eclectic mix of original art and unique artisan items for sale.  Each year brings new talent as well as many favorite repeat vendors.

Beer and wine at the festival are provided by the Broad Ripple Brewpub. There will be a variety of food offerings from local vendors, including fresh corn on the cob and ice cream. 

Click on any link below to find out more about the Rocky Ripple Festival.

Artist Booths/Artist Info

All artist slots for the 2017 Rocky Ripple Festival on Saturday, September 23rd are filled.  Click here  to be waitlisted or for more information.  

Click here to view a list of the 2017 Rocky Ripple Festival artists and their wares.

Rocky Ripple Festival Food
Click here to view Rocky Ripple Festival food vendors. 

Rocky Ripple Festival Sponsors
Click here to view Rocky Ripple Festival sponsors. 

Volunteer Opportunities 
We need your help!! Volunteers to assist at the Rocky Ripple Festival are always needed. Volunteers are needed to work shifts at the food booth, children's area, recycling and to assist with the artists area. We also need set-up and take-down assistance. Please contact Dhyana Raynor at to volunteer or for more information.

Click here for historical information about the Rocky Ripple Festival. You can also view photos from past festivals.


The 2017 Rocky Ripple Festival will be held September 23rd from 11 am to 6 pm in Hohlt Park.

The festival is held annually  in September. It is located at 840 West 53rd Street. Click here for a map to the festival.

Click here to use Google Maps to get to the festival.