Rist Canyon Mountain Festival is the annual fundraiser for the Rist Canyon Volunteer Fire Department. This one-day event features live entertainment, silent auction, book & plant sales, kid’s activities, free admission, free parking, free ice cream and so much more!

Take a look below to see the mountains of fun from past festivals.

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Explore below to see what the festival has to offer!



For additional information about festival activities, please contact the following:
• Craft & Vendor Booths: Contact Jill at jgriffanti@aol.com
• Nonprofit Booths: Contact Cherie at mountaincherie57@gmail.com
• Live Entertainment: Contact Sandy at sandymdreilly@qwestoffice.net
• Book Tent: Contact Carolyn at cloud9sewing@gmail.com
• Kids Activities: Contact Trisha at tajnmt@gmail.com
• Plant Sale: Contact Ann at chopin18@aol.com
• Silent Auction: Contact Janet at equuphile@gmail.com
• Bake Sale: Contact Lisa at diederich@toast.net
• Food Trucks: Contact Bridget at bridget@frii.com

The Mountain Festival is at Mile Marker 12 in Rist Canyon, right across the street from the Fire Station. Only 15 minutes west of Vern’s!

Funds raised from the Mountain Festival are vital for the financial operations of the all-volunteer, 100% donation based fire department. RCVFD provides fire, medical, and emergency services to over 100 square miles. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to RCVFD Treasurer, PO Box 2, Bellvue, CO 80512, or made by PayPal at www.RCVFD.org/donate. Rist Canyon Volunteer Fire Department is a 501(c)(3) organization, and is also a participant in the Amazon Smile program.