The Walnut valley festival is a music festival held each year in Winfield, Kansas, USA. The festival typically runs in September of each year.
The Festival is officially an acoustic music festival but the main genre of music is bluegrass. The festival first started organically in 1972 and has been running each year since. It's now known as one of the largest bluegrass music festivals in the United States.
There are usually 4 stages running all the time so whichever your music interest you are sure to get your music fix. The festival attracts worldclass music talent.
in 1999 the Walnut Valley festival was named the Bluegrass event of the year by the International Bluegrass Music Association.
There are typically 10-15,000 peope that show up for the weekend. There is camping on the grounds on the Cowley County Fairgrounds. The Campgrounds open 1 week before each event and the spots fill up quickly. Make sure to bring your own instrument as the campgrounds are known for all night music jamming.
Winfield Fairgrounds, 200 E 9th Ave, Winfield, Kansas 67156, United States of America