The fourth annual Fayetteville Roots Festival kicks off Thursday, Aug. 22 on the community stage at the Fayetteville Public Library and continues until Sunday, Aug. 25.
The urban music and food festival is bringing musicians and bands including Del McCoury Band, Iris Dement, Hayes Carll, 3 Penny Acre and American Aquarium.
Walton Arts Center is the main stage, but there are also many community stages and late night stages. Among the library are George’s Majestic Lounge, Greenhouse Grille, Kingfish Dive Bar and the farmer’s market at the Downtown Square.
The three-day passes for Friday through Sunday and the single day festival passes for Friday and Saturday are sold out. However, the four-day VIP passes, single day main stage tickets and late night tickets are still available on the Fayetteville Roots Festival website.