Frequently Asked Questions - Roots and Bluegrass Festival - River Falls WI Blues Festival Wisconsin

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Q: Where do I get my tickets for the Beer & Wine Tasting? How much are they?
A: Please refer to the Beer & Wine Tasting tab for complete information.

Q: Where and when are the jam sessions?
A: Please visit our Festival Info tab for the complete information. The jam sessions and workshops are included in the schedule of events.

Q: Where do I find information about the Roots & Bluegrass Band Competition? How do I enter?
A: Click here to find out more about the Band Competition.

Q: Where the heck is River Falls?
A: We are about 30 miles east of St. Paul, MN, about 10 minutes south of Hudson, WI. Visit our Home tab for directions and a map on how to get here.

Q: Can I bring my pet to the concerts?
A: Sorry, no pets are allowed in concert venues.

Q: Is smoking allowed at the concerts?
A: Please note that all restaurants and bars in Wisconsin are now smoke free. Smoking is allowed outside in designated areas.

Q: Can I choose my own seat at the music event?
A: All seats are general seating and are filled on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Q: Can my band play at the event?
A: You can always shoot us your information for consideration for this year and/or future years. We’d love to hear from you. Send the information to the River Falls Chamber of Commerce (contact information below).

Q: Can I volunteer at this event?
A: We do use a good number of volunteers for this event. Contact the River Falls Chamber of Commerce (contact info below) and see what we have available.

Q: Can I be a vendor at this event?
A: Currently we have no outside vendors for our show. Dining, shopping, etc. are all being provided by our local business community.

I have a question that isn’t listed here, now what?
The River Falls Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau is the primary organizer of this event and is more than willing to answer any and all of your questions. We are open M-F, 8-4 p.m. Stop in (215 W. Maple Street), email us as at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or give us a call at 715-425-2533 – we’re more than happy to help!