Have questions about our 2022 event? Check out some of the frequently asked questions below; if you can’t find the answer to your question, please reach out to the Freeport Renaissance Association at freeportrenaissance@gmail.com.

Where is September by the River located?
September by the River will be held at Freeport’s Riverside Park along the Allegheny River and Riverside Drive.

When is September by the River?
September by the River will be held Saturday, September 17 from 12-8 PM and Sunday, September 18 from 10 AM-4 PM.

Where is event parking?
Street parking is available throughout Freeport Borough. Please note that Riverside Drive between 4th and 6th Streets will be closed for the duration of the event.

Is this a free event?
This event is free to the public — no admission is charged, and many of the activities and entertainment are free.

Is this a family-friendly event?
Yes, September by the River is a family-friendly event with activities, entertainment, and vendors for family members of all ages.

Are pets allowed at September by the River?
As long as your pets are leashed, they are permitted in Riverside Park.

Will alcohol be served?
Alcohol is not permitted in Riverside Park.

Is there live entertainment?
There will be live entertainment throughout the two-day event, including live music, dance performances, a magician, and more.

Where can I find event updates?
Our Facebook event page is the best place to find updates on vendors, entertainment, and more for September by the River.

Will there be food for sale?
Yes, there will be multiple food vendors on-site during the event, and many of the restaurants in town will also be open throughout the weekend. A food vendor list will be released shortly.

Where are the restrooms?
We will have two portable toilets, including a handicap toilet, at the end of Riverside Park toward 6th Street.

Is the event ADA compliant?
Yes, the event is ADA compliant. We have adjusted the event layout to accommodate attendees better.

What if vendors only accept cash?
There will be an ATM on site.