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Scopes Trial Play and Festival
July 20, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - July 22, 2018 @ 9:00 pm
The Scopes Trial Play and Festival celebrates “The Most Famous Trial in History”, with a play on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, and a Bluegrass Festival on Saturday!
Bring the whole family, to the the Historic Rhea County Courthouse, where the trial actually took place. The lively musical production, “Front Page News” will keep all ages entertained. Before or after the play, visit the vendors on the Courthouse lawn, and hear some fantastic Bluegrass music! Don’t forget to visit the newly updated Rhea Heritage and Scopes Trial museum in the basement of the Courthouse!
Festivities kick off at 11 AM on Saturday, July 21st! Don’t miss the Cruise-In down Market St, and the Bluegrass Competition on the Historic Rhea County Courthouse lawn!
Don’t miss this event, unlike any other in the area!Front Page News Tickets Festival Information/Vendors