Roots Picnic

The Roots perform at "The Roots Picnic" music festival at Penn's Landing on June 7, 2008 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo Jeff Fusco/Getty Images)

Guide To The 2015 Roots Picnic

This year, Festival Pier is again set to host the annual festival on the waterfront. Here’s what you need to know.


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Guide To The 2014 Roots Picnic

Now in its seventh year, The Roots Picnic is a one-of-a-kind, genre-bending festival that showcases the latest and greatest artists of today’s music scene.


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2014 Roots Picnic Lineup Released

The 7th annual event is scheduled for Saturday, May 31 at Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing.


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5th Annual Roots Picnic At Penn’s Landing Draws In Big Crowds

The Roots Picnic is underway this weekend here at Festival Pier.


Members of The Roots join Philadelphia Mural Arts Executive Director Jane Golden during the organization's 8th annual Wall Ball fundraiser. (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Roots Honored By Philadelphia Mural Arts Program At Annual Wall Ball

On the eve of this weekend’s “Roots Picnic” the band was honored by the Philadelphia Mural Arts program Thursday during the organization’s largest fundraiser of the year.