COOKEVILLE –WCTE Upper Cumberland PBS will be on hand in Cookeville again at the 93rd Putnam County Fair to host and bring you events that are happening live in the grandstands.
“Because of our partnership with the Putnam County Fair, WCTE is able to bring great local coverage of the Lone Star Rodeo, the Putnam County Horse Show, and the Antique Tractor Pull to 1.2 million viewers in the Upper Cumberland and Middle Tennessee markets,” said Avery Hutchins, WCTE’s director of development and marketing.
The schedule of events that WCTE will be covering live beginning each night is as follows:
- Thursday, August 1 – Antique Tractor Pull & Backstage Pass beginning at 6:30
- Friday, August 2 – Lone Star Rodeo & Backstage Pass beginning at 7:00 pm
- Thursday, August 8 – Putnam County Horse Show & Backstage Pass beginning at 6:30
WCTE will be livestreaming these events when they begin at the fair, so you will be able to view online or on your phone by linking to www.wcte.org.
Also, this year WCTE will have a backstage pass again so you can enjoy the behind the scenes events. To see what the event participants are doing and who they are talking to, be sure to visit our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/WCTETV/.
WCTE has served the Upper Cumberland for more than 40 years as the regions premier storyteller and is the only television station in a 75-mile radius of Cookeville, making it a strategic partner with education, health services, government, arts and music. WCTE is owned and operated by the Upper Cumberland Broadcast Council and is one of only 350 PBS affiliates nationwide.