Aug 12 Event Cancelled

We are sorry to announce that due to unsafe weather conditions today the events at Fort Saskatchewan and Devon have been cancelled. Safety is our number one priority. Refunds will be given. Further information will be sent out to registrants later today.

Location: Voyageur Park
Time: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Parking: All attendees must park at 17 Athabasca Avenue in Devon.
A shuttle will take you to Voyageur Park. There will be no parking available at Voyageur Park for event-goers.

Choose your boat

We have two kinds of boats available. Please select the type of boat and timing that works best for your group.
All rafting participants must read and sign a waiver at the event site.
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Small raft: $15 / person

Small rafts fit up to 4 people
**SOLD OUT**
small raft

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Large canoe: $10 / person

Large canoes fit up to 18 people
**SOLD OUT**
large canoe

Things to know before you float

  • All EPCOR RiverFest attendees must park at 17 Athabasca Avenue in Devon, where a shuttle will take you to Voyageur Park
  • Rafters will float to Lions Campground, where you will be shuttled back to Voyageur Park
  • Your rafting fee includes: personal flotation device/life jacket, shuttle and return raft
  • Children must be 6 years old and over 30 lbs
  • Children under 18 must be accompanied by a guardian over the age of 18
  • You may get wet; avoid jeans
  • Quick drying clothes and water shoes are recommended
  • Come prepared for the weather conditions
  • No alcohol or pets are permitted
  • No refunds will be provided

General float information

  • Arrival Time

    Show up at least 45 minutes early

  • Float Time

    Up to 1.5 hrs on the river

  • Safety

    Personal flotation devices/life jackets will be provided

Rafting Waiver

All on-the-water participants must read and sign a waiver at the event site. A waiver is required for each guest. Guests must show proof of waiver prior to receiving their raft.

Q&A

INNER TUBING

We're so excited that Devon-based River Lifestyle Co. will be joining our on-the-water activities on Aug. 12! They'll be operating during the same time period as the festival (11 a.m. - 3 p.m.) and  at $15/person. You can sign up with them directly to reserve your spot in advance: 780.935.5118

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LAND ACTIVITIES

Whether you're floating or not, we hope you'll check out these land exhibitors who'll have activities for you to take part in at Voyageur Park! Reminder: you'll still need to take a shuttle from 17 Athabasca Avenue to get there. 

Devon Bicycle Association, Devon Fish & Game Gun Club, Devon Historical Society, Edmonton Trail Runners, Leduc No. 1 Energy Discovery Center, Leduc County's Imagination Junkyard, Nature Conservancy of Canada, Paddling Associations, Ripple Affect by Town of Devon