Kaw River Roots

August 26-27

Abe & Jake’s Landing
8 East 6th St. Lawrence KS

A celebration of Roots music, food, and drink in America’s heartland.








2nd Annual

Kaw River Roots Festival

The Kaw River Roots Festival is back!  Join us for 2 days of roots, bluegrass, and Americana music along the bank of the Kansas River at the historic Abe & Jake’s Landing in beautiful downtown Lawrence, KS.

Legendary artists Leftover Salmon and The Infamous Stringdusters will be headlining!  Plus the Jon Stickley Trio, Daniel Donato, Opal Agafia, Chain Station, Pretend Friend, Sky Smeed, Lily B Moonflower, Tyler Greogry and more amazing bands to be announced!

The festival features multiple stages (indoors and outside),incredible local food and beverages, and convenient hotel accommodations adjacent to the venue.

Early Bird tickets are available now through the ticketing page!  Make sure you are signed up for our email list to be the first to know and recieve early offers.

For more information and festival news updates follow the Kaw River Roots Festival on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram.

The event is proudly sponsored by Mass St. Music, Springhill Suites by Marriot, Explore Lawrence,
Wildman Web Solutions, Abe & Jake’s Landing, and Hookset Marketing & Entertainment LLC.

If you’d like to be a sponsor or vendor at this year’s event please send us a message through the side or email at kawriverroots@gmail.com

Need a room? Reserve one HERE.

Thanks to our


Abe & Jake's Landing

Hookset Entertainment

Wildman Web Solutions

Mass Street Music

Explore Lawrence

Springhill Suites by Marriott

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