River Rally

Save the date for River Rally 2020, May 15-18 in San Antonio, Texas!

Hosted annually by River Network, River Rally provides an inspiring and energy-infused touchpoint for nonprofit groups from across the U.S. and beyond, as well as for agency and foundation representatives, industry innovators, philanthropists, academics, students, and community leaders. It includes over 90 learning opportunities including keynotes and plenaries, workshops, field trips, an awards ceremony, movies, social events and live music. We bring thought leaders and practitioners together to accelerate progress towards an equitable and sustainable water future.

Registration for River Rally 2020 will open in January 2020. In 2019 we offered full conference and single day registration options, with conference registration covering access to River Rally programming, included meals, and social events. 

Information on 2020 registration rates, early bird pricing, sponsorship, scholarship, and other details will be announced as registration approaches.


Register for River Rally 2020 starting in January. Full conference or single day options available.


Dues-paying members of River Network can save on registration. Join or renew today


Browse the River Rally 2019 program, along with past years, in anticipation of what’s to come in 2020.  See the program

Stuart Seeger, via flickr

River Rally 2020 will take place at the Westin Riverwalk San Antonio, in Texas. Learn more

Registration Info & Important Dates

December 16, 2019: Draft program released.

January 6, 2020: Registration opens.

Check back for updated information on registration and other important dates for San Antonio, coming soon!

See What Rally’s Like!

Curious about Rally? In Cleveland for River Rally 2019, approximately half of registrants were attending for the first time. We provide a welcoming space for newcomers to get to know our network. Check out the information across this page, and enjoy the 2019 River Rally Photo Gallery to see what you’ve been missing.

“The conference was terrific. Substantive, engaging, welcoming, broad-thinking, bold in its address of underlying humanness… As a newcomer, this was a great way of getting to know, and become a part of, our community.

-David Brotman, Friends of the N. Fork Shenandoah River

Sponsors & Exhibitors

National corporations, local businesses, and foundations are invited to join us as a River Rally sponsor to showcase a commitment to clean water and healthy rivers. Download the River Rally Sponsorship brochure to find out more about sponsorship opportunities and contact us to learn more.

Thank you to a few of our past River Rally sponsors!