September 29 2018 11:00:00 GMT-0500 to the fest

Get Involved

Enter to be crowned this year‘s sturgeon general. Be honored at this year‘s event by releasing one of the very first sturgeon in our Opening Ceremony and win a sturgeon-tastic prize. It‘s as easy as one, two, three.

See past sturgeon generals

Snap a selfie showing off your best sturgeon themed photo (creativity encouraged!)

Upload to instagram with the hashtag #sturgeonfest and tag @riveredgenaturecenter

Sit back and wait for the accolades to roll in (and your chance to be a star at Sturgeon Fest!)

Hand release a sturgeon

Support the sturgeon and hand release one of these amazing relics of the dinosaur age at this year's event.

Sponsor a Sturgeon