May 6 & 7, 2023








Cruz’n Rankin

BTC Valley Fest - Car Show All cruise vehicles meet at Sequatchie County High School 12:30pm CT. Location: 7067 State Hwy 28, Dunlap, TN Escorted by Dunlap PD vehicles will cruise Rankin Avenue to North Dunlap Turn around and proceed South to the Citizen's Tri-County...

Art Show

BTC Valley Fest - Art Show ExhibitThis year’s Art & the Library Exhibition sponsored by the Sequatchie County Friends of the Library will be very special, with many more artists than ever before.  The artists are local and regional.  You are likely to be surprised...

Music, 5K, Cruise In, Art Exhibition, Craft Vendors, Food, & Fun For Everyone

We look forward to seeing you at the 2023 BTC Fiber Optics Valley Fest! Admission is free.

May 4, Thursday, 6-8pm CT
Come to a reception for 50 local artists at the Art & the Library Exhibition, Dunlap City Training Center, 15595 Rankin Ave., Dunlap, TN. Refreshments will be served. You’ll be delighted by the works you’ll see. The exhibition continues, on Friday 10-5 CT, Saturday, 9-9 CT, and Sunday noon-5 CT. If you want to exhibit, select the art show link on this page to download the application and instructions.

May 6, Saturday 8am CT
Start your weekend off with a heart-pumping run/walk with your friends and family. The beautiful Sequatchie Valley course is mostly flat and will make for a great opportunity to hit your best 5k time yet. This year’s race is sponsored and coordinated by MaxFit.

May 6, Saturday 1pm CT
If you prefer tires to dancing feet, we welcome you to the first Rankin Cruz’n. You will find more information at the links on this page. Spectators should bring a comfortable lawn chair to watch the cars and trucks as they come.

May 6, Saturday 2pm CT
The musical performances start right after the opening ceremonies. You’re going to have a lot of fun at this musical festival. Select the online schedule for detailed information about the performers. Besides the music, there’ll be dozens of food vendors and other vendors offering their goods. Plus plenty of activities for kids and adults alike, from ax throwing to inflatables.

May 7, Sunday, noon to 5pm
The music and fun continues.
Everything you do will take place against the backdrop of the beautiful Sequatchie Valley. Come once and you’re sure to come back!

Valley Fest is the best little outdoor, hometown, musical festival ever!!

It’s all about the music, well, that and all the fun you’ll have at the festival.  Our headliners for 2023 are Mark Chesnutt on Saturday and Hunter Girl on Sunday.  We’ll soon post the entire weekend’s schedule, so be sure to check often.  You can be certain from our past festivals the quality and distinction of the musicians will be worth the trip to this beautiful valley.  When you break from the music and fun, the springtime glory surrounding you will lift your heart.

$25 VIP tickets are for
Saturday and Sunday only!

Get the best seating for the main stage performances by purchasing VIP tickets! You will be positioned in the first sections of seating in front of the stage. Best of all, you won’t have to find or bring a seat. It will be waiting for you!

Saturday, May 6, 2023, 9 am to 9 pm CST

Sunday, May 7, 2023, 10 am to 5 pm CST

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