Join KET in Paducah for a free exclusive sneak peek at its new documentary "Big Family: The Story of Bluegrass Music" tonight, Sunday, July 14.
Featuring footage from around the world, interviews with legends and newcomers alike, as well as incredible music, "Big Family" will make your toes tap and your heart swell with pride for Kentucky's native art form.
The one-hour screening at the Maiden Alley Cinema will begin at 3 p.m. It will also feature a Q&A with the Big Family producers following the show.
The event is free, but reservations are required.
To reserve your place, visit: ket.org/events/big-family-paducah.
Narrated by actor and bluegrass enthusiast Ed Helms, "Big Family" takes a comprehensive look at this beloved musical genre. More than 50 musicians appear in the film, including Alison Brown, Dale Ann Bradley, Sam Bush, J.D. Crowe, Bela Fleck, Laurie Lewis, Del McCoury, Bobby Osborne, Ricky Skaggs, and Chris Thile.
This is a preview event, so don't forget to tune in to see the national television premiere of the full film on Friday, Aug. 30 at 8 p.m. on KET.