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april, 2023

20apr(apr 20)7:00 pm22(apr 22)4:00 pmBuffalo Grass Fest @ Various Locations

Event Details

Buffalo Grass Festival
Various Locations

Thursday, April 20th – Saturday, April 22nd

Join us for a music conference, concert and networking opportunity designed to support Lubbock and regional musicians. The event kicks off Thursday at the Cactus Theater, continues Friday through a performance by Rick Beato at Buddy Holly Hall and wraps up Saturday with professional development tracks designed to educate and inspire all levels of musicians. Join us!



7:00 pm
Musical Kick-Off
Cactus Theater
High school and college students may pick up a free ticket on a first come first serve basis at the Cactus Theater box office with their student ID.

Join us Thursday at 7:00 pm for a great night of music to feature: Austin Dean Ashford, Jeremy Couture and All About Alice. Tickets $10 for reserved seating. Grab your tickets at the Cactus Theater box office or order online.


During School
Talkington School Educational Session

Austin Dean Ashford and Jeremy Couture. Play and visit with students

5:30 pm
Rick Beato Live Show
Buddy Holly Hall of Performing Arts and Sciences
Crickets Theatre
$30 (plus taxes & fees)
VIP Meet & Greet Add-on ($75)
High school and college students may pick up a free ticket at the Buddy Holly Hall box office with student ID.

Rick Beato Live Show at Buddy Holly Hall of Performing Arts and Sciences in Crickets Theatre. The show will be recorded, be a part of this unique opportunity to be in his live studio audience.

Meet & Greet to Follow.


Before 9am
Cactus Theater box office
1812 Buddy Holly Ave.

Pick up your name badge and gifts for the day

9am – 4pm
Classes & Workshops
Various Locations
Register: $35, includes lunch

Classes and workshops will be offered as tracks to students, emerging musicians and established (pro) musicians. A combined lunch will offer networking and a panel on emotional health.

All sessions run simultaneously from 9:00-4:00pm with some combining. All tracks are $35 and lunch is included in your registration.

Lunch is included in the schedule as a combined session and opportunity to grab your commemorative T-shirt.

Track 1: Students – Lubbock Symphony Orchestra Building, 601 Ave. K

Track 2: Emerging Artists – Cactus Theater, 1812 Buddy Holly Ave.

Track 3: Industry Pros – The Blue Light Live, 1806 Buddy Holly Ave.


20 (Thursday) 7:00 pm - 22 (Saturday) 4:00 pm


Various Locations

throughout Lubbock