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.
Have you heard?Open Road Generates $30k Grant for Children's Museum
- 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.
Sep 3rd Bastards of Soul
Dallas band Bastards of Soul are bringing raw soul power and vintage R&B back into the spotlight.Listen on Spotify Visit websiteSOLD OUT
Sep 26th The Texas Gentlemen
The Texas Gentlemen music touches on blues, soul, folk, country, rock and gospel.Listen on Spotify Visit website
Oct 22nd Jackie Venson
Jackie is an Austin singer and guitarist. Her music is an amalgam of Blues, Rock, R&B and Soul.Listen on Spotify Visit websiteSOLD OUT
Nov 19th Eleven Hundred Springs
Eleven Hundred Springs is a popular country music band from Dallas. Their music is described as the soul of country.Listen on Spotify Visit websiteSOLD OUT
- 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