2024 Kaw River Roots Festival

The 4th annual Kaw River Roots Festival will take place June 21st through June 23rd and feature headliner and Grammy winner Tim O’Brien Band and playing for the first time in five years – Split Lip Rayfield!  PLUS –  Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley, Arkansauce, Opal Agafia, Armchair Boogie, Never Come Down, Pretend Friend x 2, Wayne Gottstine Band, Front Porch, Johnny Mullenax Band, Unfit Wives, Deadman Flats, The Matchsellers, Moonshroom, Sky Smeed, Whiskey Mash, One Way Traffic, Shakedown Strings, Old Sound, Tonganoxie Split, Spencer & Raines, Betsy O & The Hollaback Boys and Artist at Large Patti Steel!

The festival takes place Friday and Saturday in beautiful Downtown Lawrence at Abe & Jakes Landing, overlooking the Kaw River, and new this year – a Bluegrass Brunch at Lucia on Sunday.

Early Bird GA and limited Reserved Seating tickets are available now!

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Free State Brewery

Abe & Jake's Landing

Hookset Entertainment

Mass Street Music

Explore Lawrence

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