Director Application

Become a Director

The Riverfest Board of Directors is a 100% volunteer group dedicated to working year round to put on Riverfest every year in La Crosse.

Each Director is assigned a portfolio yearly which they work through to establish their individual part of fest and along with the other Director’s portfolios they combine to produce Riverfest.

If you’re interested in becoming part of the Riverfest Board of Directors we encourage you to fill out the application below.  We conduct interviews shortly after Riverfest wraps up and new Director terms start in November.

Thank you for your interest, we look forward to meeting you!  Application deadline for Riverfest is August 15th.


  • General Questions:

    Thank you for your interest in Riverfest! The following information is needed to help us get to know you. It will also give you an opportunity to understand the expectations Riverfest has of it’s Directors.
  • Board Requirements and Expectations

  • All applicants will be called for interview(s) prior to Board Elections. Elections are held in September and every applicant is notified of results within 48 hours of the election. All information contained on this application will be shared with the Board of Directors & Commodore organization only. Any application received after application deadline will not be reviewed for the position for the following year’s fest.
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