• One of the Twin Arches by Deannia Murphy

    Big South Fork

    National River & Recreation Area KY,TN

Bluegrass Music Concert at Bandy Creek, Big South Fork NRRA, on Saturday, August 31

bluegrass groups Aug 31 2013
l to r: Great Day in the Morning; The Hughett Family

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Date: August 26, 2013
Contact: Sherry Fritschi, 423-286-7275
Contact: Dave Carney, 423-569-9778

A free bluegrass music concert will be presented in a tent near the Bandy Creek Visitor Center on Saturday, August 31, from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. (EDT).  Great Day in the Morning, a bluegrass group from Scott County, will be the featured group.  The Hughett Family from Huntsville, Tennessee, will also be performing a selection of traditional music.  Bring your own comfortable chair or a blanket to sit on the ground and enjoy the free concert. 

In case of inclement weather, the program will be held in the Interpretation and Education Building located beside the Bandy Creek Visitor Center.

For more information, please call the Visitor Center at (423) 286-7275. 

Did You Know?

Park interpreter presents program on Longhunters.

Longhunters were some of the first Europeans to traverse the Big South Fork region. It is said they were called longhunters either for the long rifles they carried or because the were typically gone on hunting trips for so long, sometimes up to a year.