The 9th Annual Roots N Blues N BBQ Festival will be held Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, September 25-27, 2015 at Stephens Lake Park in Columbia, Missouri. First Launched in 2007, the festival features over 30 artists representing the genres of roots, blues, gospel, country, folk, and soul. The line up includes international, national, regional, and local artists. American Blues Scene Magazine called it "One of the most prominent festivals in the country!" As well as live music, fans enjoy delicious BBQ from local and national vendors. Included in the festival is a ½ Marathon and 10K on Saturday morning and a Gospel Event on Sunday. The festival is a fun, true and unique celebration of music, food and culture. For more festival information visit rootsnbluesnbbq.com.