Champaign Urbana Folk and Roots Festival
ONE PRICE FOR THE ENTIRE WEEKEND! The Champaign-Urbana Folk and Roots Festival, will celebrate its fifth year in Downtown Urbana, November 1st and 2nd, 2013. The festival will take place in venues in and around the Downtown area and will host over 80 performers, artists and storytellers celebrating American roots music, dance, stories and visual arts. Emphasizing community participation, organized workshops will be offered teaching fiddle, banjo, ukulele, mandolin, bass, drumming and more. Dance demonstrations will also give onlookers the opportunity to join in. This year's festival activities will also include jam sessions and family activities such as a children's parade, guided art activities and storytelling. Musical artists will be announced as they are confirmed and will encompass many genres including Bluegrass, Blues, Jazz, Cajun, Texas Swing, Old-Time, Klezmer Folk, World Music, and more. Spontaneous street performances will surprise and delight festival goers throughout the weekend.
Downtown Urbana Illinois (View)
202 South Broadway
Urbana, IL 61801
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|