2019 Festival Lineup
Review the line-up below for a detailed listing of the bands performing throughout this foot stompin’ Roots and Bluegrass music weekend!
Friday, April 12th, 2019
|5 – 8pm||Junior’s Restaurant & Tap House|
|6 – 9pm||King Wilkie’s Dream||Johnnie’s Bar|
|7 – 10pm||Blue Hazard||Bo’s ‘N Mine|
|8 – 11pm||Chicken Wire Empire||Junior’s Restaurant & Tap House|
|10pm – 1am||Sawtooth Brothers||Maverick’s Corner Saloon|
|10pm – 2am||Miles Over Mountains||Shooter’s Pub|
Saturday, April 13th, 2019
|9:30 – 11:30am||Flapjacks & Fiddles: Experience a true Bluegrass Breakfast with music by Riverwalk Junction! Enjoy flapjacks, sausage, orange juice, coffee and tea.||Riverwalk Square|
|10am – 12pm||Open Jam Led by Ari Silver||Family Fresh Market|
|10:30 – 11:30am||Banjo Clinic||Brickhouse Music|
|11am – 1:30pm||Singer/Songwriter Competition||Junior’s Restaurant & Tap House|
|12:30 – 1:30pm||Bluegrass Open Jam Led by Walter Croll||Brickhouse Music|
|1 – 1:45pm||Harmonica Clinic: Sponsored by the Minnesota Blues Society and led by Everett Smithson.||Mei Mei’s Cookies & Creamery|
|1:30pm||Hoedown! Library Barn Dance||River Falls Public Library|
|2 – 5pm||Lou Shields||Bo’s ‘N Mine|
|2:30 – 4:30pm||Band Competition||Junior’s Restaurant & Tap House|
|3:30 – 6:30pm||Everett Smithson||Lazy River Bar & Grill|
|5 – 8pm||Silver River Band||Johnnie’s Bar|
|6:30 – 9:30pm||Bernie King + the Guilty Pleasures||Bo’s ‘N Mine|
|7 – 7:45pm||Band Contest Winner||Junior’s Restaurant & Tap House|
|8 – 11pm||High 48s||Junior’s Restaurant & Tap House|
|10pm – 1am||Thirsty River||Maverick’s Corner Saloon|
|10pm – 2am||Merry Weathers||Shooter’s Pub|
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.
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 Annual Beer & Wine Tasting. Sample the best beers and wines in the area and enjoy live music by the Good Intentions. Advance tickets will be available at Junior's Restaurant & Tap House, and the River Falls Chamber office.