Guitar Town

11th annual festival features free guitar workshops, live music, ArtGuitar silent auction, and kids' music activities.

Fri Aug 7 - Sun Aug 9

Three FREE days of the world's best guitarists come together for the 11th annual Guitar Town, with live performances, guitar & songwriting workshops and kids music activities. Past performers include Joe Satriani, Buddy Guy and Jimmie Vaughan.

Weekend Highlights

  • New for 2015: Andy May's Acoustic Kids Showcase on the West Lake Stage
  • "Learn to Play Guitar in a Day!" workshops, as seen on PBS
  • ArtGuitar Silent Auction, benefiting MusiCares
  • Custom Luthier Expo
  • Guitar Center Garage

2015 Performers

Saturday - Acoustic Day

  • Eric Johnson
  • Andy McKee
  • J2B2 (John Jorgenson Bluegrass Band featuring Herb Pedersen, Jon Randall & Mark Fain)
  • John Jorgenson Quintet
  • Trio Balkan Strings
  • Richard Smith
  • Rory Hoffman
  • Scott Goldman

Sunday - Electric Day

  • Steve Vai
  • Robben Ford
  • Sonny Landreth
  • John Jorgenson Electric Band with Special Guest Chris Casello
  • Mark Selby