Tune up your fiddle and pull out your banjo; THIS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY (Jul 7-Jul 8) holds Murfreesboro’s 40th Annual Uncle Dave Macon Days Festival!!! What started out as a local banjo pickin' competition in front of the Rutherford County Courthouse has evolved into a beloved yearly tradition that attracts crowds from all over the nation. The family-oriented event annually gathers more than 30,000 people to Murfreesboro for a hearty helping of fun, southern style. Uncle Dave Macon Days is one of the country’s premier Americana festivals, featuring an eclectic mix of local music and dance competitions and stage performances from some of the best bluegrass acts this side of the Mississippi! Tickets are just $10 for the day, making it a fun, affordable event that the whole family can enjoy!