It's an exciting year for outdoor music in Lawrence no matter what style of tunes trip your trigger-and the 5th annual Wak Fest is a big reason why. It's shaping up to be the best year evar thanks to four diverse days of music, and top-shelf artists each day. Waka-ssentials› Best bets: our Wakarusa Guide› You might also find the Pocket-friendly PDF version of our Waka guide exceedingly referenceable.› The full stage schedule is available via the iPhone-friendly m.lawrence.com.› Blog: Wakascopes› Photos: LOL Hippies› Just for fun: Dam Libs! Annoying Festival Dude Edition› The more you know: Festival legal adviceDay 2 performers include The Flaming Lips, Cake, Blackalicious, Paw, Ozric Tentacles, Del the Funky Homosapien, Galactic, Buckethead, Everyone Orchestra, Arrested Development, Mates of State, Apollo Sunshine, New Monsoon, Delta Nove, Charles Walker & the Dynamites, Robert Bradley's Blackwater Surprise, Panjea, Brett Dennen, EOTO, Limbeck, Pete Francis, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Backdoor Slam, Family Groove Company, Oakhurst, Heavy Pets, Madahoochi and Stardeath & the White Dwarfs.Day 1 features Buckethead / Lotus / Bettye LaVetteDay 3 features Ben Folds / STS9 / Keller Williams / Leftover SalmonDay 4 Emmylou Harris / Mickey Hart Band / David Grisman QuintetTicket info° WIN TICKETS here!° Single Day Tickets are $49 in advance and $60 at the gate. ° Early Bird discounts (currently $169) available while supplies last. ° VIP tickets available for $469.