LAFAYETTE, Indiana (WLFI) – The 4th Annual Whibash Music Festival was held Saturday night at the Columbia Park Amphitheater.
The festival celebrates roots music and artists from around the country who come together to perform for the region.
The latest Metzger Award winner, Audrey Johnson, was honored at the event. The Metzger Prize is funded by the Uybash Music Festival.
Scott Freeman, President and CEO of the Uivash Music Festival, thanked Lafayette Mayor Tony Roswarski for allowing us to use the space. Freeman says this year’s event was a huge success .
“It supports education and that’s why we do what we do,” Freeman said. “And the quality of life in this town is great. and enjoy such festivals and events. [more of] A sense of camaraderie and community. It’s a big part of us and music is a great way to connect. ”
Freeman adds that the festival marks the beginning of the Uebash concert series, with one concert planned for each season next year.