The Ridge Runners made their first appearance at Trevecca in a 1973 variety show on campus. In that first group E.G. Smith, Dan Whetstone, Bill Smith, and a couple of others performed several classics from the
The Ridge Runners brought a mix of comedy and Bluegrass music to many campus events and parties, but entertaining college students was only one aspect of the Ridge Runners. In its early years the group brought Sunday morning music to chapel services for the children incarcerated at the Tennessee Reception and Guidance Center in Nashville. The Ridge Runners also played gospel music at many of the local churches and participated in Project Invasion that took them to
Music City Roadhouse includes dinner with the entertainment. For tickets, contact the Office of Alumni Services at 615-248-1238 or firstname.lastname@example.org.