Special Events

Join WCTE for coverage of the 2011 Putnam County Fair. Host Cindy Putman will bring you two hours of coverage with interviews from the experts, segments on what you can find at the fair, and some live coverage of the main arena events.  Don't miss the exciting live nights of the Putnam County Fair brought to you only on your Public Television Station of the Upper Cumberland, WCTE!
Live Coverage from 8 to 10 pm on Saturday, Aug 6th, Monday, Aug 8th and Wednesday, Aug 10th.

Two Nights of LIVE Coverage!
Friday, July 1st at 8:00 pm,
Saturday, July 2nd at 5:00 pm.

LIVE from the 40th Annual Smithville Fiddlers' Jamboree on the Square in Smithville, TN. Hear the sights and sounds of fiddle competitions, square dance competitions and much more. Enjoy clogging, buck dancing, and the bluegrass bands. The program culminates with the Junior - Senior Fiddle championship for the Barry C. Williams trophy. The Jamboree is one of the 20 top tourist attractions in the state of Tennessee.


Mastersingers usher in the holiday season with their annual Christmas concert, “Carols and Lullabies”, featuring the work of Conrad Susa as he brings us the holiday spirit from the Southwest. Sung partially in Spanish, these carols are sure to become new holiday favorites. Classic carols such as The Holly and the Ivy, Silent Night and We Wish You A Merry Christmas will round out the festive program.

Candidates running for state legislature discuss topics ranging from health care, immigration, gun control and more.
Taped on Tuesday, September 28th at CPAC.

WCTE’s 16th Annual Stations of Imagination will celebrate “living green” in the Upper Cumberland.

Friday & Saturday, September 10 & 11 at the Fall FunFest in Cookeville.


"Meet the Candidates" Forum: Cookeville City Council
Broadcast Thurs. 7/22/10 - 8-9pm & Fri. 7/23/10 - 10-11pm.

Two Nights of LIVE Coverage!
Friday, July 2nd at 8:00 pm,
Saturday, July 3rd at 5:00 pm.

Enjoy WCTE’s live broadcast of this fun-filled musical event. Watch and listen to fiddlers, guitarists, harmonica players, and square dancers. Hosted by Becky Magura and Steve Boots. The fun continues in Smithville on Saturday with more live music and the naming of this year’s Grand Champion Fiddler.

Watch this WCTE family classic Here...

Here is the video of that historic event...

Watch the 2009 TTU Homecoming Parade Here...

Friday, Sept 11th & Saturday, Sept. 12th
at the Cookeville Fall FunFest

Stations of Imagination would not be possible without the support of our fine sponsors: Cookeville Dept of Leisure Services, Cookeville Arts Council and look for our other sponsors at the Festival

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