JFEST music festival to attract thousands this weekend
CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) - With one week left before Chattanooga's Riverbend music festival, the area will host another major music festival this weekend. Since 1999, WRCB radio partner J103 has put on the largest Christian music festival in the Greater Chattanooga area.
The 15th annual event, JFEST 2013, will be Saturday, June 1 at Camp Jordan. Music fans come each year from all over Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama, North Carolina and many other states for the event at Camp Jordan Park.
Nine artists will perform over the 12-hour period on Saturday, finishing with some of the biggest names in Christian music. Headliners Sanctus Real and Jeremy Camp will close the festival.
Advanced tickets for JFEST are $10 or $15 at the gate. Children 10 and under are free. For more details on tickets click here.
While supplies last every JFEST ticket will receive a wristband for Riverbend's Faith and Family Night featuring The Newsboys on Tuesday, June 11.
Click here for a link to the JFEST homepage.
- 9:30a - Adam Cappa
- 10:45a - Calling Glory
- 12:00p - Luminate
- 1:15p - City Harbor
- 2:30p - Kerrie Roberts
- 3:45p - Jason Gray
- 5:00p - Royal Tailor
- 6:15p - Sanctus Real / Jeremy Camp
No major rain event is expected this weekend. Visitors to the Chattanooga area can stay up to date by downloading the exclusive WRCB weather app for iPhone or Droid.
- Avoid traffic delays getting to the festival site with our Traffic Alert app for iPhone and Droid.
- Track and zoom right down to the park using our interactive iRadar. It will let you know how much longer the rain will be in your area.
- Email photos from the music festival to email@example.com. You may see some of them on the news but you will see ALL of them in a slide show on our website at WRCBtv.com.