Festivals, Cruises & Major Roots Music Events

This page also lists overseas festivals, so you can combine your next trip with some music and dancing fun.
 

Annual Festivals and Cruises

 When

 Festival

 Where

Jan 5-7-18

The Rhythm Collision

Riverside, CA, USA

Jan 6-8-19

Kustom Nationals

Phillip Island, Vic, Aus

Jan 9-13-19

Parkes Elvis Festival

Parkes, NSW, Aus

Jan 18-27-19

Tamworth Country Music Festival

Tamworth, NSW, Aus

CRUISE
Jan 27-Feb 1-19

Outlaw Country Cruise

ex Tampa, FL, USA

Feb 2-3-18

Hot Rod & Hatters Annual Car Show

Lockhart, TX, USA

CRUISE
Feb 3-10-19

Legendary Rhythm & Blues Cruise

ex Ft. Lauderdale, FL, USA

Feb 7-10 -19

The Rockin'Race Jamboree

Torremolinos, Costa del Sol, Spain

Feb 7-10-19

Ballarat Beat Rockabilly Festival

Ballarat, Vic, Aus

Feb 8-11-18

Australian Blues Music Festival

Goulburn, NSW, Aus

Feb 15-18-18

Boyup Brook Country Music Festival

Boyup Brook, WA, Aus

Feb 15-18-18

Rosebery Festival

Rosebery, TAS, Aus

Feb 16-17-19

Lake Charlegrark Country Music Festival

Lake Charlegrark, VIC, Aus

Feb 24-25-18

Woodstock Country Muster

Kellerberin, WA, Aus

Mar 9-11-18

Kiama Jazz & Blues Festival

Kiama, Illawarra area, NSW, Aus

Mar 9-12-18 

It's still R'n'R to me Weekender

Brean Sands, Somerset, UK

Mar 15-19-18

Shake Rattle and Roll Weekender

Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, UK

Mar 16-17-18

Forth Valley Blues Festival

Forth Valley, TAS, Aus

Mar 16-18-18

Minden Live Music Festival

Minden, QLD, Aus

Mar 16-18-18

Ararat Jailhouse Rock Festival

Ararat, VIC, Aus

March 22-24-19

Yackandandah Folk Festival

Yackandandah, VIC, Aus 

Mar 23-25-18 

Karuah Bluegrass Music Festival

Karuah, NSW, Aus

Mar 23-25-18 

Kurri Kurri Nostalgia Festival

Hunter Valley Region, NSW, Aus

Mar 27-31 -19

Beach Hop - NZ Nostalgia Festival

Whangamata, New Zealand

Mar 29-30 -18

Blenheim Music & Camping Festival

Blenheim, SA, Aus

April 4-7-19

The Man from the Snowy River Festival

Corryong, Vic, Aus

April 13-14-18 

Rocking Dublin Blowout

Carrickarnon, Louth, Ireland

Apr 13-15-19

Juke Joint Festival

Clarksdale, Mississippi, USA

April 18-22-19

Bluesfest

Byron Bay, NSW, Aus

Apr 18-21-19

Viva Las Vegas

The Orleans Hotel, Las Vegas, USA

Apr 26-30-18

Good Rockin' Tonight

Attignat (01), France

Apr 27-28-18

Beerfarm Rodeo

Metricup, WA, Aus

May 4-6-18

Caboolture River Country

Caboolture, Qld, Aus

May 4-6-18

Riverland Rock'n'Roll Festival

McCoy Street, Waikerie, SA, Aus

May 4-6-18

Beale Street Music Festival

Tom Lee Park,Memphis, TN, USA

May 4-6-18

Black & White Rock'n'Roll Weekend

Hotel Eger, Hungary

May 8-13-18

Elsas Rock & Jive Festival

Shiltigheim, France

May 11-13-18

Cotton Patch Blues Fest

Holly Springs, Mississippi, USA

May 11-20-18

Ord Valley Muster

Kununurra, WA, Aus

May 17-20-18

Music in the Mulga

Eulo, QLD, Aus

May 17-20-18

Blues on Broadbeach

Gold Coast, QLD, Aus

May 18-21-18

Rock'n'Roll Weekender

Astoria Halle Walldorf, Germany

May 18-21-18

Hemsby Rock'n'Roll Weekender 

Hemsby, Norfolk,  UK

May 25-26-18

Nashville Boogie

Gaylord Opryland Resort, TN, USA

May 31 - Jun 2-18

Red Rooster

Euston Hall, Suffolk, UK

May 31 - Jun 5-18

Tear it Up!!

Medulin, Croatia

Jun 1-2-18 

Torsby Nostalgidag

Torsby, Sweden

Jun 2-3-18

Mullewa Muster & Rodeo

Mullewa, WA, Aus

Jun 2-4-18

Wintersun 2.0

Murwillumbah, NSW , Aus

Jun 4-10-18

Screamin' - Rock & Rhythm Festival

Calella, Barcelona, Spain

Jun 6-10-18 

Cooly Rocks On

Coolangatta Qld, Aus

Jun 7-10-18

South Side Rumble

Melide, Switzerland

Jun 7-10-18

Kustom Weekend

The Norcenni Girasole Club , Italy

Jun 7-10-18

Country Music Awards Festival

Nashville, TN, USA

Jun 14-17-18

Tumbleweed Music Festival

La Cygne, KS, USA

Jun 14-18-18

Rockabilly Rave

Camber Sands, East Sussex, UK

Jun 22-23-18

Whimmydiddle Country Music Festival

Hamilton, OH, USA

Jun 22-24-18

Sunshine Rock & Blues Festival

Caloundra, QLD, Aus

Jun 29-30-18

Rockabilly Stomp

Gerlafingen, Switzerland

Jun 29-Jul 1 -18 

Rockabilly Roundup

De Mortel, Noord-Brabant, Holland

Jun 29-Jul 1 -18 

Firebirds Festival

Leipzig, Germany

Jul 2-8 18 

The Maverick Festival

Easton, UK

Jul 6-9-18 

Wildest Cats in Town

Lowestoft, UK

Jul 10-12-18

Big Red Bash

Birdsville, QLD, Aus

Jul 13-15 -18

American Tours Festival

Tours, France

Jul 13-15-18

Rolling Dudes Festival

Route69, Leutschach, Austria

Jul 19-22-18

Viva East

Boxborough, MA, USA

Jul 19-23-18

The Shakedown Rock'n'Roll Weekender

Cam, Dursley, UK

Jul 20-29-18

WC Handy Music Festival

Florence, AL, USA

Jul 26-29-18 Reelin' and Rockin' Festival Bologna, Italy

Jul 27-29-18 

Broadbeach Groundwater Country

Gold Coast, QLD, Aus

Jul 27-29-18 

Festival Country Rendez-Vous

Craponne sur Arzon, France

Jul 28-18

Rockabilly Rumble CZ

Revnice, Czech Republic

Aug 1-12-18

Summer Jamboree

Senigallia, Adriatic Riviera, Italy

Aug 3-5-18

Satchmo Summerfest

New Orleans, LA, USA

Aug 3-5-18

GreazeFest Kustom Kulture

Brisbane, Aus

Aug 10-13-18

Hillbilly Hoedown Weekend

Newark-on-Trent, UK

Aug 16-19-18

The Blue Mountains Elvis Festival

Katoomba, NSW, Aus

Aug 17-19-18

Rockin' at the Drive-in Barn

Schijndel, Holland

Aug 23-26-18

Gympie Music Muster

Gympie, QLD, Aus

Aug 30-Sep 2-18

The Red Hot & Blue Festival

Brockville, Ontario, Canada

Aug 30-Sep 2-18

Lead East World's Biggest 50s Party

Parsippany, NJ Hilton, USA

Sep 5-9-18

The High Rockabilly

Calafell, Barcelona, Spain

Sep 7-8-18 

Cowboy Gathering

San Angelo, TX, USA

Sep 7-9-18 

Rock'n Road Stomp

Souterraine, France

Sep 11-16-18 

Harvest Jazz & Blues Festival

Fredericton, NB, Canada

Sep 14-16-18 

Nimbin Roots Festival

Nimbin, NSW, Aus

Sep 14-16-18 

Blues & Brews Festival

Telluride CO, USA

Sep 15-16-18 

Victor Harbor Rock'n'Roll Festival

Fleurieu Peninsula, SA, Aus

Sep 21-23-18 

The Welsh Rockabilly Fair

Porthcawl, Wales

Sep 22-23-18

Bourbon & Beyond

Louisville, KY, USA

Sep 22-25-18

Manjimup Bluegrass Weekend

Manjimup, WA, Aus

Sep 28-30-18

The New England Shake-Up

Sturbridge, MA, USA

Sep 21-23-18

International Route 66 Festival

Springfield, Ill, USA

CRUISE
Oct 9-16-18

Cruising Country

Ex Sydney, Aus

Oct 11-14-18

Deep Blues Festival

Clarksdale, MS, USA

Oct 12-14-18

Mount Hunter Country Music Stampede

Mount Hunter, NSW, Aus

Oct 12-14-18

Festival Hillbilly Bop

Amboise, France

Oct 15-21-18

Slim Dusty Country Music Festival

Kempsey, NSW, Aus

CRUISE
Oct 18-21 -18

The Baha Bop Rockin' Cruise

Ex Long Beach, CA, USA

CRUISE
Oct 21-28 -18

Rock the Boat

Ex Sydney, Aus

Oct 22-28-18

Clarence Valley Country Muster

Ulmarra, NSW, Aus

Oct 26-28-18

ChromeFest

The Entrance, NSW, Aus

CRUISE
Nov 6-13 -18

Elvis Meets the Legends

Ex Sydney, Aus

Nov 9-11-18

Blues at Bridgetown

Bridgetown, WA, Aus

Nov 15-19-18

Rhythm Riot

Camber, East Sussex, UK

Nov 29-Dec-2-18

Jingle Bell Rock

Blackpool, UK

 

 

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