The Open Road concert series in Downtown Abilene offers music from some of the best in the Americana and roots rock music scenes.
You can look down south or you can turn back home, and there's a wide open road.Johnny Cash
Proceeds from the concerts benefit the Community Foundation of Abilene — for the purpose of granting money to downtown initiatives — and Future Fund, an endowment fund of the Community Foundation which provides funding to local organizations serving children and youth.
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- Nikki Lane
- Charley Crockett Band
- Tyler Childers
- Jonathan Tyler
Performances are on the rooftop of The Grace Museum, a historical cornerstone of Downtown Abilene. The final show will be in the courtyard.
Apr 15th Jackie Venson
Jackie is a singer-songwriter from Austin, Texas. Her music is a mix of blues, soul and rock and roll.Listen on Spotify Visit websiteSOLD OUT
Jun 24th Jomo & the Possum Posse
Yep, they're the guys from the viral video, Guy on a Buffalo. Jomo & The Possum Posses have a spirited honky-tonk vibe.Listen on Spotify Visit websiteSOLD OUT
Aug 26th Them Vibes
Them Vibes offers a unique and vintage sound inspired by country, rock ‘n’ roll, punk, and soul.Listen on Spotify Visit websiteSOLD OUT
Sep 25th The Texas Gentlemen
This quintet has a variety of sounds and has backed for artists like Kris Kristofferson, George Strait and Leon Bridges.Listen on Spotify Visit website
- 6:30pm - 8pm
- Food truck with food for purchase outside The Grace
- 6:30pm - 10pm
- Open beer and wine on rooftop
- 8pm - 9:30pm
- The main event!
- 9:30pm - 10pm
- Artist meet and greet