Opportunities for Acoustic Kids Alumni

Alumni from any venue, any year: Alumni Performances in Acoustic Kids: We are saving some space for alumni performances at both Guitar Town and Walnut Valley Festival. Have you continued on with music since you aged out of Acoustic Kids? Please let us know if you’d like to perform at either of these festivals. The crowd will love to see where you’ve…

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Acoustic Kids at the Walnut Valley Festival

Register for Acoustic Kids, Walnut Valley Festival

Perform on-stage at the Walnut Valley Festival! Musicians aged 16 or younger of all skill levels are encouraged to participate. You don’t have to be an advanced player to be an Acoustic Kid… but you can be! Questions? Problems? Please let us know using our Contact form.  

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Feisty Music Camp Debut at the Walnut Valley Festival

In 2018, Walnut Valley Festival launched Feisty Music Camp, offering music-centered activities for youth in the campground. Led by the talented duo of Erin Mae Lewis and Peter Lague, the two-day event gave children the chance to take part in 30-minute sessions of hands-on, music-related crafts, workshops and concerts. Walnut Valley Festival has always prided itself on being a family-friendly festival….

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47th Walnut Valley Festival, Winfield, KS

The 47th Walnut Valley Festival will be held September 12-16, 2018, and will feature more than 30 bands and individual performers, providing a blend of all kinds of acoustic music: bluegrass, folk, old-time country, a little bit cowboy, some Irish, blues, Cajun, and more. Taking the stage at #WVF47 will be Balsam Range, Byron Berline, Roz Brown, Tom Chapin &…

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Andy May's Acoustic Kids Showcases

New Registration Approach for Acoustic Kids in 2018

NEW!! Starting in 2018, we will accept registration submissions until the festival’s showcases are full or until 1 week before the festival, whichever comes first. 
Get your submission in early!! 

Full registration info:  Registration instructions

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