27th Annual Lotus World Music & Arts Festival

  • September 24, 2020 - September 27, 2020
  • Recurring daily
  • Virtual & Switchyard Park
  • 1601 S. Rogers Street, Bloomington, IN 47403
  • 812-336-6599
  • Ticket prices vary

Thursday, September 24, 2020, 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
● Local Livestream from the Lotus Firebay – Festival Kick-off
-Ticketed event – buy pin ($25), get "in" Thursday and Sunday – purchasers will be sent the link to the livestream
-Pins available for purchase online on August 3
Featuring: Salaam, Nation Beat, Brad Leftwich & The Humdingers
Friday, September 25, 2020, 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
● 3-hour Virtual Festival featuring pre-recorded, new artist performances and archived artist performances
-Free, donations gladly accepted
-Broadcast on the Lotus Facebook and YouTube pages
Featuring: Fanfara Station, Cimarrón, Habib Koité, Paris Combo, De Temps Antan, Creole Choir of Cuba, Friel Sisters, Lo 'Jo, Väsen and Friends
Saturday, September 26, 2020, 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.(LIVE EVENT PLANS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE IN ORDER TO KEEP OUR COMMUNITY SAFE DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC.)
● Lotus at the Switchyard with local bands
-Ticketed, in-person event for attendees
-Tickets available for purchase online in September.
Saturday, September 26, 2020, 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
● 3-hour Virtual Festival featuring pre-recorded, new artist performances and archived artist performances
-Free, donations gladly accepted
-Broadcast on the Lotus Facebook and YouTube pages
Featuring: Ak Dan Gwang Chil, Guy Davis, Wailin' Jennys, Kevin Locke, Tuuletar, Ricardo Lemvo, Huun Huur-Tu & Carmen Rizzo, Nohe & Sus Santos, Movits!
Sunday, September 27, 2020, 3:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
● Local Livestream (location TBD)
-Ticketed event – buy pin ($25), get "in" Thursday and Sunday – purchasers will be sent the link to the livestream
-Pins available for purchase online on August 3
Featuring: Joshua Thompson, Ley Line, Krista Detor Band

27th Annual Lotus World Music & Arts Festival