The Conroe Americana Music Festival will premier with 40 bands in 6 venues throughout the downtown Conroe shopping/restaurant area playing a mix of bluegrass, rockabilly, folk, and Southern Texas Country. Venues for the festival include The Corner Pub, The Red Brick Tavern, Martin’s Hall, Conroe Sparkle Event Hall, and 2 outdoor tent venues. More venues may be added as the bands are booked.
Current headliners include Carolyn Wonderland, Billie Joe Shaver, Dale Watson/Ray Benson, Ruthie Foster, Bruce Robison/Kelly Willis and Green River Ordinance. As the bands are confirmed they will be added to the website, www.ConroeAmericanaMusicFestival.com. The Conroe Downtown Area Association is a 501(c ) 4 non-profit organization and proceeds from the event will go towards wayfinding signs and beautification projects. Community Youth Outreach (CYO) has been chosen as the charitable organization receiving 10% of all net profits.
CYO is a collaboration of Angel Reach, CASA-Child Advocates of Montgomery County, and Montgomery County Youth Services (MCYS), working together to end youth homelessness by harnessing the collective power of the community through active engagement and resources. Learn more about CYO and their mission on their website. www.CommunityYouthOutreach.orgInterested event goers can purchase a 3 day wrist band that allows entrance to all venues for or a day pass for on Friday/Sunday, on Saturday by paying online through the website.