August 27 - 04:00 pm


August 28 - 01:00 am

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After careful consideration with local health officials, the Kaw River Roots Festival has been postponed until Aug. 27 & 28, 2021 due to the pandemic. Tickets for 2020 will be honored for the rescheduled dates.


A celebration of Roots music and culture!

The inaugural Kaw River Roots Festival August 27th-28th, 2021 at Abe and Jake’s Landing in downtown Lawrence, Kansas!

An a 2 day event w/ 4 stages of live music, craft beer and food trucks at Abe & Jake’s Landing. Followed by late night performances at The Bottleneck!

Pre Sale Passes are SOLD OUT!!



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