Walnut Valley campers set up a tent in Pecan Grove as the land rush continues around them. (Staff photographer/Taylor Forrest)
A colorful RV sits parked down at the campgrounds, awaiting the festivities of the Walnut Valley Bluegrass Festival. The festival will officially begin on September 14. (Staff photographer/Taylor Forrest
A man plays his fiddle to pass the time as land rush continues throughout the day. (Staff photographer/Kylie Stamper)
Friendly campers greet the incoming trucks, vans and RV's as they pass by. (Staff photographer/Taylor Forrest)
Walnut Valley attendees settle into their temporary home at the campgrounds. (Staff photographer/Taylor Forrest)

Taylor Forrest is a senior majoring in communication. You may email her at taylor.forrest@sckans.edu. 

Kylie Stamper is a senior majoring in communication. You may email her at kylie.stamper@sckans.edu.