ROOTS N BLUES FESTIVALOctober 2-4, 2020 • Stephens Lake Park • Columbia, MO

Roots N Blues Festival | Oct. 2-4, 2020

The 14th Annual Roots N Blues Festival is a three-day festival that features over 30 national, regional and local musicians on two stages, representing all genres of American roots music. The event features food and retail vendors from across the state. Roots N Blues offers a family-friendly space to enjoy live music, food, and interactive art installations.


Lineup will be announced in March 2020.

This festival uses RFID technology for entry and payment and is a cashless event. RFID Wristbands will be shipped in early September with additional information on how to activate and add funds for use at the festival. 

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Betsy Farris Memorial Run

EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION AVAILABLE NOW! We invite you to participate in our 5K, 10K or half-marathon, in celebration of music and healthy living. Our race honors the legacy of Betsy Farris, Roots n Blues Festival director from 2009-2016. Betsy trained, inspired, and mentored many people on their journeys to get fit and stay healthy.