River Rally

Join us at Rally! Early Bird pricing is available until April 1.

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.

River Rally 2020 will take place in San Antonio, Texas, May 15-18. Registrants can select from full conference and single day options, with conference registration covering access to River Rally programming, included meals, and social events.

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Register for River Rally 2020 starting January 6. Full conference or single day options available.


Premium members of River Network and Texans can take 40% off River Rally registration.


Explore the River Rally 2020 program, in addition to programs from past years.  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

January 3, 2020: Draft program released.

January 6, 2020: Registration opens.

February 28, 2020: Scholarship applications and Emerging Leader self-nominations due.

April 1, 2020: Early bird registration ends.

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 and eagerly greet those who have attended before as old friends. To learn more about the Rally experience, click here and check out 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 our 2020 River Rally sponsors and supporters!