The 15th annual Eva Beach Music and Art Festival will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in the Eva Beach Day Use Area of Nathan Bedford Forrest State Park, on the shores of Kentucky Lake just north of Eva, east of Camden.

Jamie Cauley of Nashville, a blues/jazz singer who has relatives from Benton County, will be featured this year.

Others on the program include the Harpeth Run Bluegrass Band from Nashville and gospel group One Faith from Camden.

Gary Morris will emcee the event which will also feature The Old Spirits, Bill Kee, Dewayne Hollingworth and his Rogaine Boys, Queen City Committee and Geezer from Clarksville.

Elvis tribute artist Riley Jenkins will highlight the day’s performances.

There will be several food vendors along with arts and crafts booths.Sack races for the kids will be held in the afternoon while the Camden Legends Cruiser Car Club will have a car show. There will also be door prizes given away throughout the day.

There is no admission charge. Organizers suggest lawn chairs be brought.

The festival is made possible by a grant from the Benton County Tennessee River Resort Act board and is hosted by Friends of Nathan Bedford Forrest State Park.

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