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Rutherford County Arts Council has announced that the Snuffy Jenkins Festival will return on Saturday, September 14th 2013 at its new home, Globe Park, in Forest City, NC.
The mission of Snuffy Jenkins Festival is to preserve, celebrate, and support the continued development of our local and regional musical tradition. The festival showcases the best in local and regional bands, with an emphasis on bluegrass music and its close relatives in the acoustic music tradition. The Snuffy Jenkins Festival also offers free workshops for young people on all acoustic instruments, and provides an opportunity for fans and historians of Snuffy Jenkins and the other great banjo pioneers from our region an opportunity to gather and share their knowledge. Food vendors will be on hand serving barbecue and other festival favorites, and picnic tables, restrooms, and an air-conditioned visitors center make Globe Park a wonderful location for this unique event.
Ticket information is coming soon, and further information regarding lineup and schedule will be posted as soon as it is available.
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