April 13-15th 2018
The 8th Annual River Falls
Roots & Bluegrass Music Festival
The River Falls Roots and Bluegrass Festival™ is a FREE three-day musical festival located in the heart of downtown River Falls, Wisconsin. The weekend will kickoff with the 5th Annual Beer & Wine Tasting at Junior’s Restaurant & Tap House from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Friday, April 13. Enjoy the character of our historic Main Street as you move from venue to venue to experience both regional and local roots and bluegrass music all weekend long. Enjoy a variety of free workshops and participate in free jam sessions. Don’t miss over 40+ hours of foot-stomping bluegrass! Make a weekend out of it!
Don’t miss the Roots and Bluegrass Festival Band Contest and the Singer/Songwriter Competition which promises to be an exciting competition among the best of the best. Prizes will be awarded for the top three artists.
Premiere Event Sponsor
Anchor Websites, LLC
Belle Vinez Winery
Best Western Campus Plus Inn
Hub 70 Design & Print
Minnesota Bluegrass Music Association
Steiner Plumbing, Electric & Heating Inc.
WESTconsin Credit Union
Wisconsin Public Radio
Don't miss the new Roots and Bluegrass Festival Band Contest and the Singer/Songwriter Competition which promises to be an exciting competition among the best of the best. Prizes will be awarded for the top three artists.
River Falls is located just 30 minutes east of St. Paul Minnesota and about 45 minutes from the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport. Enjoy a stroll along historic Main Street as you visit each participating venue. Several unique lodging opportunities are available to meet your needs!
Don't miss our 5th Annual Beer & Wine Tasting. Sample the best beers and wines in the area and enjoy live bluegrass music by the Good Intentions. Advance tickets will be available at Brickhouse Music, Junior's Restaurant & Tap House, and the River Falls Chamber office.