The Wide Open Bluegrass Countdown Clock, marking time until the festival starts.
The Wide Open Bluegrass Countdown Clock, marking time until the festival starts. Jessica Banov jbanov@newsobserver.com
The Wide Open Bluegrass Countdown Clock, marking time until the festival starts. Jessica Banov jbanov@newsobserver.com

Wide Open Bluegrass is a week away. This downtown clock is counting down the minutes.

September 22, 2017 11:26 AM

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