The Scott Joplin Festival begins today and rolls through Saturday in Sedalia. The Scott Joplin Festival begins today (June 3) at State Fair Community College with free shows at the Commons area from 9 this morning until 4 this afternoon. There will be two paid shows at 2 this afternoon and 8 this evening.

Here is a brief look at today's events at State Fair Community College.

Wednesday Only

9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Various performers throughout the day at State Fair Community College

Wednesday, June 3, 2015
Kickoff Concert "Kick It Into Gear" - 2:00 p.m. @ SFCC-$20

Featuring Daniel Souvigney, Phillip Dyson, Fredrick Hodges, John Remmers, Bryan Wright, Faye Ballard, and Bill Edwards

The Entertainer Concert "Ragtime Buffet" - 8:00 p.m. @ SFCC $30

Featuring Donald Ryan, Tom Brier, Mimi Blais, Carl Sonny Leyland, and Morten Gunner Larsen