Hundreds of people gathered at Columbia??s Tiger Hotel to find out who is playing at this year??s Roots and Blues and BBQ Festival.
Everyone cheered when organizers announced the Avett Brothers will headline Mid-Missouri??s largest outdoor festival.
This year??s line up also includes John Prine and Rosanne Cash.
This will be the second year the festival will be held at Columbia??s Stephens Lake Park.
Event organizer Richard King said, ??The fact that it??s in the park is pretty cool. I think the artists that we are bringing dictates ticket sales. Let??s hope people get it.??
This year??s festival takes place between September 26 and 28.