In 1973 there were 8 volunteers2 and 3 shows at the Kerrville Municipal Auditorium. There was the 2nd Kerrville Folk Festival, a Ragtime Festival and a show called "An Evening from the Kerrville Folk Festival," which was a fundraiser to help with the acquisition of the Quiet Valley Ranch. Rod and Nancy Lee Kennedy closed on the deal in December of 1973 3
2interview with Rod Kennedy 3Music From The Heart Rod Kennedy