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Scopes Festival to include Bluegrass Competition, Car Show

The annual Scopes festival is back this summer, July 14-17, but this year Rhea County residents will have even more to look forward to. On top of the normal festivities, there will also be a bluegrass festival and competition happening on July 15th. The bluegrass festival will include live bands, food and craft vendors, and even a car show. This event will mark the first of its kind in Rhea County, but there are plans to make the bluegrass festival an annual event. The idea for a bluegrass festival in Rhea County began with County Executive George Thacker. “Everything in Rhea County started with the Scopes Trial.  We’re adding a car ...