The annual Cherokee Creekfest, beginning today two miles north and two miles west of Cherokee, has been expanded to three days this year, featuring eight bands.
Headliners include the Rude Band tonight, Arch Allies Saturday night, and The Innocence Sunday night.
Among other events scheduled are mud volleyball, water activities, mechanical bull, body painting, and tailgating games.
A Creekfest Cancer Walk/Run, and a Morotcycle Fun Run are also scheduled for Saturday. The Cancer Walk/Run is at 9 a.m. Saturday with registration at 8 a.m., and the Motorcycle Fun Run is at 11 a.m. with registration at 10 a.m.
According to organizers, an unspecified portion of the proceeds from these two events will be donated to the June E. Nylen Cancer Center.